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Address: Kaanapali Beach, Lahaina Harbor, Lahaina, Maui, HI
Phone Number: (808) 280-6346
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Lanakila is the only boat in Lahaina harbor meeting current EPA...

Lanakila is the only boat in Lahaina harbor meeting current EPA standards and is the most technology advanced boat available. Passengers can experience destinations previously unimaginable due to the design of this boat. Our boat is a fast as any raft., but go where they can't. Take a chance let your imagination roam and come out on the best boat on Maui.

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greatest trip ever!

I can't say enough about this trip! We came upon it accidentally and have told everyone who goes to Maui that its a must do. We had the perfect weather which made it all the... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed 3 weeks ago

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I can't say enough about this trip! We came upon it accidentally and have told everyone who goes to Maui that its a must do. We had the perfect weather which made it all the better. Captain Dave was amazing and his staff excellent. After a great tour around the island of Lanai, with 2 great snorkeling spots, we ended... More 

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Coquitlam, Canada
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2015

If he is still driving the boat get out if you have attractive teenage daughters. He is the shark in the boat you need to worry about. Know this 1st hand from the inappropriate act he asked me to do when invited back as a guest.

3 Thank Cindy E
Los Angeles, California
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4 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2015

Excellent snorkeling excursion and nice staff. Took a boat to Lanai and the snorkeling and dolphins were amazing.

Thank arduini5
1 review
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2014

I have gone on this tour three times now and it is one of the main reasons I keep going back to Maui for vacation! I have heard they recently changed management, is the previous Owner still working for them? He was hilarious!!

5 Thank Christine R
Germantown, Wisconsin
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7 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 14, 2014

This was by far the best thing we did during our whole trip! Captain Dave was hilarious! Bring your sun screen, towel and your sense of humor. Captain Dave provides the rest. Breakfast and lunch with beverage all day. On board toilet was nice. This will be something that we will never forget and can't wait to do again!

2 Thank Dawn G
Tustin, California
1 review
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2013

captain Dave is the best, made a day of fun and a full day 7 hrs. Can't beat this I am hoping it is not closed.....

3 Thank dorieposey
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6 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2013

This was the best! It was the highlight of our trip!! We saw the most amazing sights and jumped off a cliff into the ocean!! I recommend this trip to everyone!! Captain Dave was great!!!

Thank Hkssjoy
San Francisoco
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76 reviews
31 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2013

Most fun activity we have done on maui, we have gone on this 3 times over the last two year. Three snorkel stops, but the best part is the trip to back side of Lanai, he also added a "hike" into a great cave this year.

1 Thank Junaid K
Los Altos, California
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 65 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2013

This year, finally the grand kids were old enough to experience this fabulous activity in Maui , I was unable to make reservation, asked around, it seems that captain Dave just stopped, sold his boat? How sad, it was truly a great experience with for a change someone who was not afraid to push the envelope with his boat, he... More 

1 Thank odilelosaltos
Troutdale, Oregon, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 2, 2013

I actually went in April of 2010 and Loved every single second of the trip on the Lanakila. The first trip I took, captain Dave was not aboard and I'm sorry to say I forget our captain's name but he was fun and made us laugh constantly. The snorkeling was phenomenal! The areas the Lanakila travel are so crystal clear... More 

1 Thank Elihm

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