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Lanai Snorkel Dolphin Express Tour (4 hours) from Lahaina Harbor

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    What to Expect

    Get away from the crowds and travel to the island of LANAI onboard our quick and safe rafting vessel! This small group trip is approximately 4 hours and includes 1-2 snorkel stops off the island where you may see tropical fish, turtles, octopus, manta rays and wild dolphins! Enjoy homemade banana bread with passion fruit cream cheese, fresh fruit, Maui style potato chips, cookies and beverages onboard. We provide snorkel gear and flotation devices! Don't forget your go-pro and BYOB ok!

    Our small group snorkeling tours are locally owned and operated, making you feel like a part of our Maui ohana!

    Every ticket supports active marine research and our efforts as part of the whale entanglement response team here on Maui!

    Stop At:

    • Lahaina Harbor, 675 Wharf St, Lahaina, Maui, HI 96761-1296
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    Important Information
    Departure Point
    Lahaina Harbor, Lahaina, HI 96761, USA
    Departure Time
    9:00 AM
    Return Details
    Returns to original departure point
    • Breakfast - Homemade banana bread with passion fruit cream cheese and fresh pineapple and strawberry fruit
    • Snacks - Maui style potato chips and homemade cookies
    • Soda/Pop - Purified water, diet coke, coke, sprite and unsweetened green tea
    • Use of Snorkelling equipment
    • Flotation Devices
    • Complimentary Reef Safe Sunscreen
    • Wetsuit tops for rent
    • No guests under age of 4, pregnant or with back or neck injuries
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Not wheelchair accessible
    • Near public transportation
    • Not recommended for travelers with back problems
    • Not recommended for pregnant travelers
    • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
    • Most travelers can participate
    • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
    • This experience requires a minimum number of travelers. If it’s canceled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund
    • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 22 travelers
    Cancellation Policy
    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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    Popular mentions
    Captain Amy and Hannah were awesome!!! We got to see some serious action with some buff males showing off their chops!! Best adventure out there!!
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    The boats crew was very nice kind and knowledgeable would recommend doing this again. I really want them to get a good review so I’m doing the hundred words that they require so that they get a good review which I think is nonsense because my first sentence was perfect so
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    Response from _Team_Ultimate_, Manager at Lanai Snorkel Dolphin Express Tour (4 hours) from Lahaina Harbor
    Responded 3 days ago
    Haha We appreciate the review and support of our small locally owned company and stoked you had a great time whale watching!
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    We had a wonderful time. We saw lots of beautiful fish on the snorkel part and it was fun to learn that I could do it. On the whale watch part, we did see a lot of jumping humpbacks. It was well worth what we spent. I would definitely recommend this trip.
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    Response from _Team_Ultimate_, Manager at Lanai Snorkel Dolphin Express Tour (4 hours) from Lahaina Harbor
    Responded 3 days ago
    Mahalo for the recommendations! So glad you snorkeled and whale watched with us! Combo tours are so fun!
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    Amy and Hannah gave us a real show! First they took us to a wonderful spot for snorkeling and we had a blast. Clear water, sunshine and even turtles. They are so easy and knowledgeable. It was amazing. Then...we went looking for whales and found a lot! We found three groups
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    Response from _Team_Ultimate_, Manager at Lanai Snorkel Dolphin Express Tour (4 hours) from Lahaina Harbor
    Responded 2 weeks ago
    Snorkeling and whales yay! Best of both worlds, oh and turtles too! Mahalo for adventuring with us!
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    The crew was great at finding whales. And despite pretty high winds and rough water they also found us a great place to snorkel. The naturalist they had on board also was very knowledgeable. Just be aware -- no bathroom on this boat All in all we loved the experience and
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    Response from _Team_Ultimate_, Manager at Lanai Snorkel Dolphin Express Tour (4 hours) from Lahaina Harbor
    Responded 2 weeks ago
    Stoked you had a great time even with the weather being tough! Glad you trip was fun and educationally, and hope to have you out next year with us!
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    About the operator
    By: Ultimate Whale Watch & Snorkel
    2,012 reviews
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    Fontana, Wisconsin
    Primary Male Strutting his stuff!!!
    Captain Amy and Hannah were awesome!!! We got to see some serious action with some buff males showing off their
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    Awesome whale watching tour!!
    We had a group of 11 friends and family with us on the tour just before Christmas, it was early yet for the best
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    Mary Kay S
    Fort Collins, Colorado
    Close Encounter with Two Whales...thanks to Hannah's toes
    You know you've had a lucky day when two whales decide to come under your boat! You're even luckier when you have
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    Whale watch tour
    We had the most amazing time with this tour! Amy and Mario are fantastic guides! They even took us to see a pic of
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    rabecca s
    Emma and Tif were the dreamTeam!
    Emma was totally engaging and fun and excited, her passion for what she does was VERY evident! Both her and Tif go
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    Amazing experience
    The pictures on the website don't lie. The small group allowed people to move about to get a good look. We
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    Kitchener, Canada
    Fun and adventure! Highly recommended!
    We enjoyed 12 days on Maui in December, and did six whale watching tours with Ultimate. Every single one was
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    Jenni L
    Allentown, Pennsylvania
    Great trip!
    They promised whales and they delivered. I lost count of how many we saw. The highlight was a group of competing
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    Winnipeg, Canada
    Going out for a third time this week.
    Have had two great three hour trips this week and we are finishing our Maui vacation with a final “ultimate” trip
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    Phoenix, Arizona
    Whale Tails AND Whale Tales
    This was the second whale watch we did with Ultimate during our most recent 10 day stay on Maui. The Captains and
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    Amazing Experience!!
    One of the best times of my life. The captain (Joel) and the marine specialist (Brittany) knew exactly where to go
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    Wellington, New Zealand
    Best than could have imagined!
    Absolutely perfect tour! Small boat we were able to zip around and see so much in the 2 hours saw so many whales
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    Calgary, AB
    The Best!
    Brittany and Hannah were wonderful! Entertaining, informative and personable. Despite the rainy day the tour was
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    Whale of a time
    Excellent tour. We took the 1.5 hour early bird tour which was quite affordable. This is by far the best whale
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    Whale watch
    Amazing couple of hours with Amy and Emma. Saw about 15 whales including a mama and her calf. Both were so
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