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Pacific Whale Foundation

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612 Front St, Maalaea, Maui, HI 96761
+1 808-740-0670
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Cruise with the experts at Pacific Whale Foundation on Maui's top-rated ocean ecotours based on more than 38 years of marine research and sustainable ecotourism experience. PacWhale has cruises for every style of adventure, including whale and dolphin watch ecotours, snorkel trips, sunset cocktail and sunset dinner cruises, holiday cruises, stargazing ecotours, and more. You'll cruise on ultra-stable, eco-friendly vessels with knowledgeable, friendly certified Marine Naturalists. Choose PacWhale Eco-Adventures and make a difference: all profits support research, education and conservation programs to protect marine wildlife and the ocean environment.
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  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“non profit” (289 reviews)
“ocean spirit” (132 reviews)
“dolphin watch” (136 reviews)
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Hours Today: 06:00 - 21:00
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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612 Front St, Maalaea, Maui, HI 96761
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Reviewed yesterday

Love Pacific Whale foundation. Become a member and receive discounts at the store and on eco tours, and VIP boarding. Have been on various whale watches over the years and only go on Pacific a whale now on our yearly adventure.

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Reviewed yesterday

Went out 5 times on Pacif Whale Foundation raft Ocean Journey. I’ve been whale watching numerous times on Maui. The best way to see it, is on a raft. You get a minute ch closer experience and not fighting with dozens of other looking for...More

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Reviewed yesterday

If I could give 10 stars I would! I never even write Yelp reviews but I was SO impressed by this company that I absolutely had to. I did both the whale watch and snorkel Molokini & turtletown. The entire experience was just wonderful. I...More

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Reviewed yesterday

The difference of this tour is that the people are truly passionate and informed about the animals they are sharing with you. You’ll never go with the ‘profit’ based your operator again after this trip.

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Thank runninrebel97
Reviewed yesterday

Fantastic trip, lots of whale activity very close to boat. Very knowledgeable and enthusiastic staff made trip fun and educational.

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Thank DSGCanada
Reviewed yesterday

Fantastic informative night under the stars celebrating our son/ future daughter in law’s engagement. Couldn’t have asked for a more spectacular time! Highly recommend!!

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Thank redsig
Reviewed yesterday

Great music on the ocean.Food ok for for a picnic type trip. Crew was outstanding. Seeing the whales is always awesome.

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We've done the PWF Stargazing tour at least five times and keep going. Astronomer Harriet Witt is a delight of information. She answers questions and tells of the stars and how various cultures have used them for navigation, calendars, etc. She does one thing really...More

Thank Mark S
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The whales didn’t put on the greatest show but the crew was entertaining and very knowledgeable. Highly recommend!

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Rob P
22 July 2017|
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Response from 541mark | Reviewed this property |
No scuba diving
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Beaveretta123
12 April 2017|
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Response from gregkaufman | Property representative |
Aloha, the sunscreen we provide on our boats is from a brand called Hawaiian Sol. It's biodegradable and reef-safe, mahalo!
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Melissa L
2 April 2017|
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Response from gregkaufman | Property representative |
Yes, you are more than welcome to bring your own snorkel gear although we usually carry more than enough for our guests. Mahalo and we look forward to seeing you!
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