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Address: slip 8 Lahaina Harbor, PO Box 381, Lahaina, Maui, HI 96767
Phone Number: 808-661-7238
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Description: Climb aboard our HI Tech Ocean Rafts and spend the day snorkeling the...
Climb aboard our HI Tech Ocean Rafts and spend the day snorkeling the crystal clear waters surrounding the island of Lana’i. We encounter the Spinner Dolphins quite often on our excursions. We’ll spend time interacting with them as they frolic in the water. Continental breakfast, snack and cold drinks will be served throughout the day. Snorkel gear provided. This trip will be the highlight of your vacation. Departs daily from slip 8 Lahaina Harbor.
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Third time out with them in 3 years...

...will definitely book again! Grandkids loved putting faces in the water to commune with spinner dolphins, mama humpback whale & calf. Nothing like being up close and personal!

5 of 5 starsReviewed April 16, 2015
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Newport Beach, California
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Newport Beach, California
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9 reviews 9 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2015 NEW

...will definitely book again! Grandkids loved putting faces in the water to commune with spinner dolphins, mama humpback whale & calf. Nothing like being up close and personal!

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Jeannette, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2015 NEW via mobile

We had a great experience whale watching with Hawaii Ocean Rafting! Will definitely book with them on our return visit!

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Bremen, Indiana
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8 reviews 8 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2015 NEW via mobile

We had a great trip. There were only 2 other people on the boat with our family of 4 and Captain Jeff. We didn't know if we would see any whales since it was very late in the season. We actually saw 6 whales and 2 dolphins. The raft is so close to the water, the sightings are incredible! We... More 

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Iowa Park, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2015

I did not want to book a whale watch tour at our hotel as I went down to the harbor to see what all the slips had to offer. Checked out several before I made my selection to go with the Hawaii Ocean Rafting because of price and only a limited amount of people per raft compared to the other... More 

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Los Angeles, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2015

We just happened to come across Hawaii Ocean Rafting on a last minute whale watching excursion to Lahaina. We are so glad we did. Captain Stephanie was an amazing skipper. Her ability to spot the whales was incredible. We came across a mother and her calf who were extremely playful. Captain Stephanie shut down the engine near them and they... More 

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Lake Isabella, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2015

There were less whales in late March when we went but we did see several whales. The guides were very friendly and knowledgeable. We would have likes to travel a bit further out to see more whales but it was only a two hour tour.

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Parker, Colorado
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2015

We signed up for the half-day snorkeling tour to Lanai. Stephanie and Sean were great and even stopped as we crossed the channel to see several pods of whales. My youngest daughter was too scared to snorkel at the first location, but then Sean asked her to snorkel with him at the next spot and he would show her all... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 4, 2015

We had a fabulous mid-morning (10am to noon) Whale Watching cruise. The internet price was a tremendous value. The captain and his assistant were very informative. The boat was comfortable and the whales were easy to see. The whales and the weather were both cooperative.

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Nolensville, Tennessee
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2015

Stephanne and Sean did an awesome job of putting us right on the whales and we were rewarded with at least 7 breaches. Thank you for making the highlight of our vacation.

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Huntington Beach, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2015

We went out a tad hesitant about a smaller boat but have a whole different view now and will not do large corporate run boats again. We stayed dry ( even with breaches up close and personal) and the camera was safe! The crew was cool and knowledge without talking your ear off. We even got a listen to the... More 

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