Maui hosts many activities throughout the year, some on land and some in the ocean. Here’s five “must do” ocean-based activities to experience when you’re visiting the island.
Deep ocean fishing is one of the most popular activities on Maui. Their Web Site.
1. Submarine Excursion. Atlantis Submarines Maui provides an incredible underwater experience for those wanting to see what’s under Maui’s blue waters. Out of Lahaina Harbor on the west side of Maui, Atlantis offers a chance to see Maui’s ocean life. Tripadvisor Reviews.
Also, Reef Dancer provides an awesome semi-submersible look at Maui’s reef systems and the 60 minute or 90 minute adventure is money well spent. Tripadvisor Reviews.
2. Molokini & Turtle Town Snorkel Trip. Molokini is a crescent-shaped volcanic crater just off the southwest coast of Maui. It’s a popular snorkel and dive location and hosts tours by several activity providers.
The Pride of Maui offers daily tours to Molokini. Tripadvisor Reviews.
Four Winds Maui also offers snorkel trips to Molokini, along with other snorkel excursions. Tripadvisor Reviews.
Trilogy is a top activity company on Maui, and their Molokini snorkel trip is highly rated and very popular with tourists. Tripadvisor Reviews.
3. Whale Watching. Each year, thousands of Humpback Whales migrate to the warm waters of Maui to mate and give birth. Just off the edges of the island are some of the best places in the world to experience Humpback Whales up close.
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