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Lani Kai Snorkeling

Makawao, Maui, HI 96768
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Ranked #10 of 15 Activities in Makawao
Type: Water sports
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Sioux City, Iowa
4 reviews 4 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2014

We took this trip June 8 and it was fantastic! The crew is great and very helpful. They take you to molokini and turtle town. If you want to see turtles go on this boat. We saw the turtles and they came right up by the boat and we swam right in there with them. If you want a GREAT... More

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Edmonton, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2014

Went out on Lani Kai on March 6, 2014. Early morning start 5 amazing hours, great captain and crew! Included continental breakfast on the way out to Molokini to snorkel. Whale w/baby and escort whale encounter within 10 minutes of leaving so breathtaking! Lunch was make your own sandwiches with plenty of cold cuts to choose from and fresh fruit.... More

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Omro, Wisconsin
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28 attraction reviews
42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2014

We took this trip 02/17/14. The crew was great! The food was very good! The crystal clear water they took us for snorkeling was absolutely amazing! The catamaran was perfect, definitely try out the slide! I felt like a kid again! On the way back to harbor we had 2 whales go UNDER us!!! Seriously this was the highlight of... More

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Everett, Washington
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 6, 2014

The crew was helpful and entertaining. Went on the am half day trip. An added bonus was an up close humpback whale encounter, and continuous whale sightings all morning. They assisted with our little ones and got them in the water and enjoying the fish and turtles. Highly recommend. Plenty of food, beer and mai tais. Trip was not crowded... More

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Las Vegas, Nevada
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 18, 2013

So you want to go snorkeling but don't want to pay buuko bucks, go with mauisnorkeling.com the Lani Kai, they are friendly and helpful and professional. Had a great day saw some whales added bonus, went to two spots. Families had a good time and saw tons fish.

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Laguna Niguel, California
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4 attraction reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2013

This was a half day Molokini/Turtle Town trip, although we stopped at an alternate turtle spot off Lahaina due to water conditions at Turtle Town. This operation is pretty bare bones when it comes to the food aspect of the trip - breakfast was fruit, pastry & juice, and there were no grilled burgers and dogs on this boat for... More

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Houston, Texas
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6 reviews 6 reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 26, 2013

Excellent time with a friendly crew and plenty of food. Everbody seems to go to the same place on the first stop. The Captain and crew seemed to enjoy what they do and made sure everyone had a good time. Boat was not as crowded as some of the others I saw. It was a nice day on the water.

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Eugene, Oregon
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 24, 2013

This was definitely the best part of our vacation. There were two of us couples and we went to Maui to have the time of our lives! We saw the most gorgeous colors of schools of fish, DOLPHINS, I was inches away from Sea Turtles, held an octopus and whales were everywhere! The captain was so funny, he pointed out... More

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2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2013 via mobile

I have been on boats all around the world, and I have to say that this trip was absolutely in my top 5. Mark the captin and Emily were so awsome they anticipated your needs and made you feel like family, the food, gear, boat... All perfect, they went above and beyond, never made us feel like anything was a... More

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San Jose, CA
2 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2013

It was a horrible experience, I almost lost my family out there that day. Was so traumitized that I considerend leaving Maui the next day. Captain said that Molikini was too murky. He took us north of Maalaea Harbor to snorkel about 1 mile off shore. The coral was beautiful. He said there were turtles about 20 yards from boat... More

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