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Get To Know Our Gentle Giants

Between January and May, about 5000 - 6000 humpback whales journey from the colder Alaskan ocean to the warm waters of Hawaii to give birth. Then they stay a few months to nurse their young. It’s really the ultimate maternity leave.

For the best whale sighting, book a whale watching catamaran sail to get fairly close (100 yards) to these gentle giants in a peaceful, quiet manner. With the sun in the sky, the gentle breeze and calm waves, it is sure to be an amazing life experience.

To see the whales without having to leave the shore, get a pair of binoculars and look out from the shores of Kaanapali and Lahaina beach in west Maui.

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Lisa K.

"Whale watching requires a little more patience than any other marine life sighting. But when they finally surface, there is just nothing like it!"

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