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Ultimate Whale Watch & Snorkel

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The BEST small group ocean rafting tours since 1982, Ultimate Whale Watch & Snorkel invites you to snorkel Lanai with us, as well as share photographic, non-threatening close-encounters with Dolphins, Whales and Turtles! Our rafting vessels host...more
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675 Wharf St, Lahaina Harbor, Slip #17, Lahaina, Maui, HI 96761-1296
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Although whale watch season was nearing an end, they did a great job at finding whales for us to watch. They also do an outstanding job explaining the migration process. Awesome time and great experience!!!

Thank Y3315JSjasonp
_Team_Ultimate_, Manager at Ultimate Whale Watch & Snorkel, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Stoked you had a great time whale watching with us, hope to see you this season!

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

great snorkeling trip with Amy and Becca Boat was clean and comfortable ride was smooth. Our group went to multiple beautiful sites. I got to see lots of fish turtles and even some dolphins super fun for the whole family Highly recommended these guys know...More

Thank Kevin C
_Team_Ultimate_, Manager at Ultimate Whale Watch & Snorkel, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Shoots, mahalo for the recommendation! So glad you had fun snorkeling with us and had some cool marine life encounters! Hope to have you out with us again sometime!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had an awesome day out with the guys from Ultimate Whale Watch & Snorkel. The crew were fantastic, the size of the group was perfect and we saw everything we wanted to and more (including the first whale of the season). Highly recommend!

Thank Streety101
_Team_Ultimate_, Manager at Ultimate Whale Watch & Snorkel, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Awesome! So glad you had a great time out with us! And yay for the first whale of the season!!

Reviewed 7 October 2018 via mobile

we loved our experience with this company. They took us out to scatter the ashes of a family member. This experience was so special and handled so fantastically by thier company. Peter and Lisa insured this was a memory that we would carry with us...More

Thank shortyjoyia
_Team_Ultimate_, Manager at Ultimate Whale Watch & Snorkel, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

We are honored to have been a part of this time with your ohana and continue to send prayers and positive thoughts your way.

Reviewed 24 September 2018 via mobile

I joined Ultimate Whale Watch for a snorkel outing and my expectations were exceeded! Top 3 reasons to choose Ultimate: 1. Smaller watercraft means fewer people on the boat and a more intimate experience; 2. Excellent crew - hope you meet the vivacious Capt. Brittany...More

Thank hakui_hana
_Team_Ultimate_, Manager at Ultimate Whale Watch & Snorkel, responded to this reviewResponded 25 September 2018

Mahalo so glad you came out with us and had a great time! Hope to have you out whale watching with us this season!

Reviewed 11 September 2018 via mobile

Amy and Brittany were awesome today! We got our trip in ahead of the incoming storm. We did the 4 hour trip with stops at 2 different places. I’ve been snorkeling around Maui several times. On this trip there were fish I’ve never seen before...More

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_Team_Ultimate_, Manager at Ultimate Whale Watch & Snorkel, responded to this reviewResponded 12 September 2018

So glad you had a great time snorkeling with us! And glad you got out before all the rainy weather! Hope to have you out whale watching with us sometime!

Reviewed 10 September 2018

this is easily the best whale trip on maui--- we always go with them-- great people-great whales--always

Thank Doris A
_Team_Ultimate_, Manager at Ultimate Whale Watch & Snorkel, responded to this reviewResponded 11 September 2018

Mahalo! Appreciate you coming whale watching with us!

Reviewed 7 September 2018 via mobile

Brittany and Amy did a super job at leading our trip. They were very thorough in their descriptions of what to expect and have a wonderful knowledge of the ate and snorkeling no tips. I would highly recommend.

Thank mgs5
_Team_Ultimate_, Manager at Ultimate Whale Watch & Snorkel, responded to this reviewResponded 10 September 2018

Mahalo! So glad you had a great time snorkeling with Amy and Brittney!

Reviewed 7 August 2018 via mobile

Today's 4-hr Snorkel excursion was our 5th with Ultimate Whale Watch & Snorkel. I can't believe we haven't written a review yet and definitely couldn't let today's awesome experience go by without writing in. All of our previous Ultimate crews have been amazing and made...More

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_Team_Ultimate_, Manager at Ultimate Whale Watch & Snorkel, responded to this reviewResponded 10 August 2018

We appreciate you guys coming out with us for the 5th time and all the awesome feedback in this review! Hope to see you guys again soon, maybe on a whale watch!! Have a great summer!

Reviewed 2 August 2018

Tremendous snorkeling expedition and dolphin watching off Lanai! Capt Ryan and First Mate Brittney did an outstanding job leading this great adventure - a must voyage with this particular crew when you visit Maui! Due to a family member's medical emergency while on board during...More

Thank bobmackay144
_Team_Ultimate_, Manager at Ultimate Whale Watch & Snorkel, responded to this reviewResponded 3 August 2018

Mahalo for snorkeling with Ryan and Brittney! Glad you had a great time and appreciate your flexibility while we worked out the unique medical situation we had that day! Mahalo!

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Carol227
28 September 2018|
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Response from _Team_Ultimate_ | Property representative |
Anytime of day is great for whale watching, the whales are not active during any particular time of day- there are certain times where lighting is better for photography if that is something that is important for you! There... More
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Krysia1945
14 June 2018|
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Response from _Team_Ultimate_ | Property representative |
Aloha! Sorry we just saw this question! Our snorkel tours typically start before 10am, but yes we can accommodate private charters anytime, mahalo!
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rocat1
13 February 2018|
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Yes! We have a 6 hour trip to Lanai that includes whale watching this time of year! Mahalo! Toni
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