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Lanai Snorkeling & Dolphin Encounter Aboard Quicksilver (MAUI / Lahaina Harbor)

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Lahaina, United States
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icon5 hours  (Approx.)
Mobile ticket
iconOffered in: English
Good for avoiding crowds

Overview

Sail to one of Hawaii's less-frequented islands on this snorkeling tour form Lahaina to Lanai, or the Pineapple Island. Snorkel beneath 300-foot tall cliffs near Shark Fin and Manele Bay, and look out for sightings of Lanai's resident pod of Spinner dolphins. This tour also includes breakfast and lunch to fuel a full day of fun.
  • Catamaran cruise from Lahaina to Lanai
  • Snorkel in quiet bays using included high-quality equipment
  • Opportunities to catch sight of Lanai's pod of over 100 Spinner dolphins
  • Comfortable catamaran includes covered seating area
  • Music and narration onboard provide entertainment and context for sights
  • Kid-friendly activity makes for an ideal family outing, with special pricing for children
  • Breakfast, snacks, drinks, and lunch included
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Water slide
Professional captain and crew
Use of top-quality snorkel gear and flotation devices
Ice-cold soda, juice, coffee or tea
Two restrooms
Two freshwater showers
Informative and historical narration
"Jump for Joy" Jumping Platform
Dolphin Search
Whale Watching (In Season)
Gratuities
Adult beverages (for purchase)
Hotel pickup and drop-off not included nor available
Wetsuit and underwater digital camera rentals (for purchase)
Dramamine (for purchase)
Paid parking available in Lahaina
T-shirts available (for purchase)

Departure Point

675 Wharf St, Lahaina, HI 96761, USA

Return Details

Returns to original departure point
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Vegetarian & Gluten-Free option is available; please advise at time of booking if required.
  • Operates in most weather conditions, please dress appropriately
  • A 48-hour notice is required for cancellation or reschedule.
  • Stroller accessible
  • Service animals allowed
  • Near public transportation
  • Transportation is wheelchair accessible
  • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
  • Mandatory Check-in 30 minutes prior to departure.
  • Children must be accompanied by an adult.
  • Minimum drinking age: 21 years old.
  • Bring cash if you'd like to tip the crew!
  • All Snorkel Spots Are Determined Daily Weather Permitting. Please Respect Captain’s Decision on Snorkel Locations – In Your Best Interest.
  • Most travelers can participate
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 110 travelers
  • OPERATED BY Quicksilver

For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.

  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund.

Learn more about cancellations.

The answers provided below are based on answers previously given by the tour provider to customers’ questions.
Q:
Where do we depart from on the Lana'i Snorkeling & Dolphin Encounter?
A:You’ll board Quicksilver at the world-renowned Lahaina Harbor at 675 Wharf St, Lahaina, HI 96761.
May 2021
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Is there parking near the dock for the Lana'i Snorkeling & Dolphin Encounter?
A:There are several parking lots within walking distance of the harbor. There is free parking available at 750-760 Luakini St (appx. 5 min walk) and paid parking available at 641 Luakini St (appx. 4 min walk)
May 2021
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How early do I need to check in for the Lana'i Snorkeling & Dolphin Encounter?
A:Please arrive at least 30 minutes prior to departure. The boat sails on schedule, so please arrive early for check-in.
May 2021
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What type of boat is used during the Lana'i Snorkeling & Dolphin Encounter?
A:The Quicksilver is a state-of-the-art motorized catamaran. There is an exciting water slide, a freshwater shower to rinse off the salt, and even a glass-bottom viewing area so you can see underwater while staying dry!
May 2021
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Are there shaded areas to relax on the catamaran during the Lana'i Snorkeling & Dolphin Encounter?
A:Absolutely! The main cabin area is fully shaded with plenty of seating to relax and enjoy the day!
May 2021
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What food is provided during the Lana'i Snorkeling & Dolphin Encounter?
A:You may enjoy breakfast, snacks, non-alcoholic beverages, and lunch included!
May 2021
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What is included in the breakfast and lunch during the Lana'i Snorkeling & Dolphin Encounter?
A:Breakfast: Banana Bread, Vegetables, Muffins & Pastries, Fruit, Hot Coffee/Cocoa, Juices, & Hot Tea. Lunch: Ciabatta Turkey Sandwich, Coleslaw, & Sandwich fixings. Snacks: Veggie platter with dip & chocolate chip cookies.
May 2021
Q:
Are there vegetarian options available during the Lana'i Snorkeling & Dolphin Encounter?
A:Vegetarian & Gluten-Free meals can be made available only upon request when booking your reservation. Please be sure to add any dietary restrictions in the "Special Requirements" box at checkout.
May 2021
Q:
Is there a bar on board the boat for the Lana'i Snorkeling & Dolphin Encounter?
A:Yes! Non-alcoholic drinks are included, however, adult beverages are available for purchase on board.
May 2021
Q:
Is there a restroom on the boat during the Lana'i Snorkeling & Dolphin Encounter?
A:Yes - there are two restrooms available onboard.
May 2021
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Can I participate in the Lana'i Snorkeling & Dolphin Encounter if I have no snorkeling experience?
A:Yes! Snorkel gear is provided and the crew will give instruction on how to properly fit and use your equipment. For those who need a little more instruction, a class is taught by the captain onboard. This is great for first-time snorkelers.
May 2021
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Can I participate in the Lana'i Snorkeling & Dolphin Encounter if I am not a strong swimmer?
A:Yes - Several different types of flotation devices including foam noodles, life vests, and boogie boards are available for free. Wetsuits, which not only keep you warm, are also great flotation devices are available for rent.
May 2021
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What is the policy on sanitization during Lanai Snorkeling & Dolphin Encounter Aboard Quicksilver (MAUI / Lahaina Harbor)?
A:The policies on sanitization are:

  • Hand sanitizer available to travelers and staff
  • Regularly sanitized high-traffic areas
  • Gear/equipment sanitized between use
See all safety measures taken by Lanai Snorkeling & Dolphin Encounter Aboard Quicksilver (MAUI / Lahaina Harbor).
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What measures are being taken to ensure staff health & safety during Lanai Snorkeling & Dolphin Encounter Aboard Quicksilver (MAUI / Lahaina Harbor)?
A:The policies on staff health & safety are:

  • Guides required to regularly wash hands
  • Regular temperature checks for staff
See all safety measures taken by Lanai Snorkeling & Dolphin Encounter Aboard Quicksilver (MAUI / Lahaina Harbor).
Q:
What is the maximum group size during Lanai Snorkeling & Dolphin Encounter Aboard Quicksilver (MAUI / Lahaina Harbor)?
A:This activity will have a maximum of 110 travelers.

See all safety measures taken by Lanai Snorkeling & Dolphin Encounter Aboard Quicksilver (MAUI / Lahaina Harbor).

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Great experience
Cynthia_T
, Jun 2021
Great trip. The crew was great and we saw beautiful fish and turtles while snorkeling, and saw lots of dolphins alongside the boat. I would highly recommend this excursion.
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Great trip!
Elizabeth_W
, Jun 2021
The crew was awesome! We saw a pod of spinner dolphins and a lot of sea life at Lanai. I would recommend this tour!
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Great time
LVSteveG
, Jun 2021
From start to finish this tour was very well organized good communication from purchasing tickets to instructions at Doc before loading. Three nice small breakfast served with fruits and fresh muffins crew extremely courteous of all needs while on the boat including my wife not feeling well and they getting her something. Instructions of how to use snorkeling with her without float devices also the photographer did a great job we would highly recommend this company specifically and crew boat was freshly nicely cleaned and remodeled cannot say enough positive a definite will do again thank you
icon Response from Host , Jun 2021
Thank you kindly for recommending the snorkeling tour aboard Quicksilver. We are so happy you enjoyed your time with us.
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Amazing
Brenda_W
, Jun 2021
Crew was amazing, we saw an amazing amount turtles and dolphins. Highly recommend this experience to everyone.
icon Response from Host , Jun 2021
Great! Dolphins and turtles make for an exceptional snorkeling tour aboard Quicksilver. Thank you for recommending!
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Amazing and exceeded our expectations!!
Rachel_M
, Jun 2021
Amazing crew and really quick to make decisions that allowed travelers to be safe. We even got to see over a hundred Spinner dolphins. The captain steered us over to see and capture their beauty.
icon Response from Host , Jun 2021
Wow! This sounds like a beautiful dolphin and snorkeling tour aboard Quicksilver. Thank you for sharing.
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QuickSilver Snorkeling Tour
Johanna_S
, Jun 2021
Snorkeling experience was wonderful. We saw many turtles and coral. Due to waves we didn’t make it to Lanai but they found another spot. Our family had a great time. The jump board and slide weee fun for the kids!!
icon Response from Host , Jun 2021
Yay! The snorkeling tour aboard Quicksilver is so much fun for families.
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Loved it!
Tara_W
, Jun 2021
We had a wonderful time! We saw many turtles. A crew member is a fellow Texan so we enjoyed chatting with her & Jameson gave us some great recommendations for restaurants in & around Lahaina.
icon Response from Host , Jun 2021
Sounds lovely! Thank you for sharing your experience on the Maui snorkeling tour aboard Quicksilver.
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Snorkel Trip
Tracy_M
, Jun 2021
Captain and crew were fun. Totally enjoyed it. Went to turtle town saw many many turtles.. absolutely loved the trip. Got a little seasick from the waves but it was still fun
icon Response from Host , Jun 2021
FUN! Thank you for reviewing the Maui snorkeling tour aboard Quicksilver. We are happy you enjoyed it.
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Quicksilver experience
Glen_G
, Jun 2021
Very clean boat.Crew was excellent they were knowledgeable, helpful, responsive and attentive to the customers needs. Nice breakfast and lunch for all. Drinks were decent and reasonably priced. We had a wonderful time snorkeling and swimming under the watchful eye of the quicksilver crew . Would highly recommend them for your snorkeling adventure.
icon Response from Host , Jun 2021
Thank you for recommending the Maui snorkeling tour aboard Quicksilver! We appreciate it.
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Frustration
Mary_Y
, Jun 2021
Long trip over rough water had to turn back to Maui for clear water. Next to impossible to snorkel because of the huge number of people in the water
icon Response from Host , Jun 2021
Aloha: Thank you for taking the time to send in your feedback about your cruise. Providing fun, safe boating adventures is our highest priority, and we are very sorry to hear that your experience was anything less than wonderful. We are looking into every aspect of your trip to find where we fell short so that we can address those issues immediately. Our vessel is certified to travel with 155 passengers, but we only allow approximately 123 passengers on the vessel for each trip. We are one of the largest, fastest boats in the harbor, and we designed the boat to be as comfortable as possible. We strive to provide stellar customer service to all our passengers and guests. While over 90% of our reviewers rate us as excellent or very good, we appreciate and value all feedback our customers choose to provide. We love taking guests out to experience Maui's amazing ocean environment and are very sorry that we did not meet and exceed your expectations. Please give us a call or visit us again on your next visit to Maui. We’d love to get a chance to win you over. Sincerely, Christopher Kasper, General Manager
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