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Plan a Private Charter on Maui
We're proud to offer top-quality private charters, arranged to meet your needs, budget and style of adventure for groups up to 450 passengers. Our cruises offer a combination of live entertainment, themes, education, food and beverage options.
Some examples of private charters you can create:
- wedding party or reception
- corporate whalewatch or snorkeling cruise
- sit-down five-course dinner cruise
- champagne sunset cruise
We always provide knowledgeable experts to lead your guests on a guided snorkeling tour or a VIP whalewatch. We can also provide transportation to and from the harbors, language interpretation services, complimentary gifts for participants, and more. For the convenience of your participants, you can arrange for departures from either Ma‘alaea or Lahaina harbors.
We can help you plan your next private charter.
Call: 1-800-942-5311 ext. 1
We partner with travel planners.
We value our partnerships with travel planners in Hawai‘i and across the United States. Let us make it easy, profitable and fun for you to book a custom tailored eco-adventure here on Maui.
Our philosophy is to delight your clients with our fleet of new, high tech, smooth-riding SmoothCat™ power catamarans; our friendly and knowledgeable staff; and our uncompromising attention to top-quality service. All profits go to saving whales and the oceans!
We offer your clients fun and fascinating adventures led by our friendly expert marine research naturalists. All of our eco-cruises can be customized to meet the needs of your group.
Premier Private Charter Vessels
Ocean Freedom (new; launched in 2011)