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Makai Adventures

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Lahaina, HI, USA
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About Makai Adventures
Makai Adventures provides ocean day trips and tours in Lahaina, Maui. Experience small group or private tours such as Maui whale watching, snorkeling, dolphin tours, bottom fishing, and exclusive private charters with the best local guides. Unlike large whale watching and boat tour agencies that are big and impersonal, we are your local guide and only take small groups to our favorite places. As a result, our guests enjoy fun, authentic, memorable, and unique Maui adventures. ​ Experience the difference with Makai Adventures!
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Lanai Snorkel & Dolphin Tour (6 Hours) from Lahaina
Skip the crowded boat tours and embark on a more personalized snorkeling adventure in the waters around Lahaina. Make multiple snorkel stops and explore the underwater world with your guide, as well as sea cliffs, blow holes, and offshore pinnacles. You may also encounter the resident pod of dolphins. Use of all snorkeling gear is included, as well as lunch onboard.
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6 hours
from $144.67
Lahaina Light Tackle Bottom Fishing (4 Hours)
We are a comfortable boat featuring a large shaded area, an onboard restroom, lots of space to move about the open decks, and experienced captain and crew. Bring your lunch, catch your dinner!
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4 hours
from $202.55
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Professional courteous and caught lots of fish these people are awesome to deal with, I would recommend that any time any place.

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Date of experience: November 2019
1  Thank clanflan
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We chartered their boat for the 8 of us for 6 hours. Sailed around Lanai and experienced the off the beaten path locations for snorkeling. At arrival, Kevin and Gina were VERY PROFESSIONAL. Out to sea we were treated with respect and safety. Crew interacted...More

Date of experience: November 2019
Thank seven824
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a wonderful day out with Kevin and Austin! We swam with loads of amazing turtles, hung with a pod of spinner dolphins, saw many other fish as well. They were very knowledgeable and safety conscious! We’ve been out on other boats that were...More

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Date of experience: November 2019
Thank Lynn B
Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband and I were looking for a small group snorkeling experience and found just that! Unlike the catamarans and larger sailboats, our boat was small enough to snorkel some amazing spots on the backside of Lanai with no one else there! Felt so private....More

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Date of experience: October 2019
Thank Sahar0119
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was so much fun. We learned a lot not just about fishing and snorkeling, but also about the Island of Maui and Lahaina. The captain and crew talked to us throughout the trips about what to do on Maui, the best things to see...More

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank 85stepheng
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had an amazing day on and in the water with Kerstin and Brian! They were highly knowledgeable of both the locations and facts about the sea life. Brian made sure we were in good conditions and changed locations when one of them was not...More

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Date of experience: October 2019
Thank kcsb1
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I was looking for a different excursion this trip to Maui when a friend suggested a snorkel trip to Lanai, they couldn't remember which company they had gone with, but could remember the yellow boat. I ran with that and wasn't sorry. I booked a...More

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Date of experience: October 2019
1  Thank jeeber408
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Kevin and Gina were amazing!!! Our fishing trip was way more than I ever dreamed. Let me first start by saying that two passengers on our trip got sea sick at our very first spot, Kevin graciously turned the boat around right away and brought...More

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Date of experience: October 2019
1  Thank T7639XMnatalieb
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My husband and I had a blast with Capt. Kevin & his first mate Austin!! They led us to all the right spots and boy were the fish biting! 🎣 We caught Goatfish, Yellowspot trevally, Uku, Table boss, and Blueline snapper. They took great care...More

Date of experience: October 2019
1  Thank bemiller5
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I have taken many snorkel cruise including the Barrier Reef but this was the most memorable. A more intimate experience (they will take no more than 18), A chance to see the less traveled small bays of Lanai with amazing coral, large pods of spinner...More

Date of experience: October 2019
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mommy48386
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Response from debbiken | Reviewed this property |
I booked mine with them nine months in advance.
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mommy48386
March 29, 2018|
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Response from Bora1010 | Reviewed this property |
If you are prone to motion sickness I wouldn’t let that deter you from going on the trip if you are able to take something prior to ride that helps with motion sickness For precautionary reasons. That said, I went on this... More
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Response from 2bneveralone | Reviewed this property |
it's about 19 and 2 crew members.
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