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Snorkeling with sea turtles

Alex was a wonderful guide. He was calm, patient and extremely cheerful and pleasant! It was great... read more

Reviewed October 5, 2018
Cindy P
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IT IS A MUST!! 🐢 everywhere! No chance of missing out. Majestic beautiful creatures. Seeing them... read more

Reviewed August 6, 2018
L2616FNlisaw
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Reviewed October 5, 2018

Alex was a wonderful guide. He was calm, patient and extremely cheerful and pleasant! It was great to kayak and swim with the sea turtles! The rest of the crew was excellent and fit us well with the equipment which was excellent quality as well! Highly recommend this activity!

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Reviewed September 7, 2018

This was the worst experience I ever had with a tour group. We booked our swim with turtles nearly 3 months before we set off to Maui as first timers on the Hawaiian islands. We chose this company after reading the great reviews and intrigued by the kayaking to the snorkeling area to swim with the turtles. We drove nearly an hour from he Lahaina area only to find out when our tour was starting that our tour guide was a complete NO SHOW! Not only was this completely unprofessional but it completely ruined our day and our very limited schedule (only being on the island a few days for vacation), it baffles me that a tour company doesn’t communicate with someone it staff and ensure that coverage can be secured for situations like this (tour guide apparently left and assumed he didnt have a 10am tour....even though, like I said before, we booked months in advance)...oh and also got several reminder emails and confirmations. This was the worst tour experience I’ve ever had in my entire life. I believe that it warrants more than just a refund as our time and enjoyment was wasted.

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Reviewed September 3, 2018 via mobile

Our guide did not show up for our tour with no kind of notice whatsoever!! This is so unacceptable. We drove almost an hour to have this experience, and finding the kiosk was not the easiest thing to do considering there are no signs. This was very disappointing.

Our entire half day was wasted and nobody even cared to call and let us know. And we were told someone would call us back regarding refund but nobody did. This is not nice and so unprofessional. Please refund our money back ASAP!!!

Thank rkflorencio
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Reviewed August 6, 2018 via mobile

IT IS A MUST!! everywhere! No chance of missing out. Majestic beautiful creatures. Seeing them in their natural habitat is captivating. It’s worth every penny . Book it early they sell out quick

Thank L2616FNlisaw
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Reviewed July 23, 2018

We saw one sea turtle wedges under some coral sleeping - so we didn’t actually swim with any turtles. We were not aware that we would be sea kayaking out to a snorkeling spot. Kayaking was fun, but maybe we were not skilled enough to easily enter the boat from the ocean. So that was a bit of a struggle. Fortunately our guide was very patient and fit - we definitely needed his help! All in all, it was a good two hours of casual floating once we were out there, but we were told to keep a hand on our guide’s SUP (as opposed to swimming freely), which made it feel a little like preschool - though we were amateurs, so I guess that’s what we get. Just not what we were expecting.

The guide was very friendly and skilled at sea sporting. He mentioned that he could help identify fish, to just ask if we wanted to know what any of them were, and he would just make up some fake Hawaiian name if he didn’t know. Well, he made up names for all of my inquiries (or just grabbed a common name like “trigger fish” out of his fish name database, though we were clearly not looking at trigger fish!). Statements such as “that’s a Hawaiian Sea Fish” made me realize that marine biology was not this guy’s expertise! Granted, we hired a snorkeling guide and not a marine biologist, so we probably shouldn’t expect too much... But he did dive down and bring a sea urchin up for us to pass around. That was neat.

All and all it was a good trip, and we did see a turtle on the sea floor. We had just hoped for the money and based on the title of the trip to actually swim next to turtles. That was the main thing we were missing!

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Reviewed May 19, 2018

great tour; cool to go out in kayaks, and the turtles are just around the corner from where we started.
its a small group, so its easy to communicate and stay close. our guide was awesome.
would definitely recommend this trip if you wanna swim with turtles, without having to go out on a crowded tour boat.

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Reviewed April 29, 2018

What a great experience. Chase was a wonderful guide. He found us turtles, explained some of the their eating habits and how the other fish help the turtles. Chase was also very helpful with local places to eat and things to see while in Maui. We were not the most athletic of groups, but we were able to paddle the kayak. I highly recommend this adventure.

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Reviewed March 19, 2018

My wife and I thoroughly enjoyed this excursion. Our guide, Alex, was fantastic. He provided a lot of facts and was very personable and interactive. Highly recommend!!

Thank hughmead
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Reviewed February 23, 2018

We had a fabulous 2 hours this morning, combining easy kayaking with snorkeling alongside several turtles. The organization was professional and superb in every respect.
Our guide assisted with every step from launching the kayak to making sure we got back on board easily. The swim was unforgettable as the guide understood the behavior of the turtles and where to find them. This has been a highlight of our trip to Maui.

Thank SydneyR
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Reviewed June 13, 2017 via mobile

Seriously! Marco made the most of our short time, I wanted to see sea turtles and Marco made sure we saw multiple turtles, and we even swam with them! we stopped on a beautiful beach where Marco made us awesome things out of palm leaves and even grabbed a coconut so we could rehydrated when our tour was over. He was very knowledgeable and personal! Must do if you're in Maui, ask for Marco- you'll thank me later!

Thank carebear1984
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