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Covid-19 FAQ

Is PacWhale Eco-Adventures open?  Our Lahaina retail store is now open in a limited capacity that allows us to enforce safety protocols and physical distancing between customers as well as staff.  Our Eco-Adventures are temporarily suspended until local restrictions allow for operation. Please continue to check our website for updates.   What can I do to support PacWhale Eco-Adventures?  You can support … Continued


March 8, 2021 PacWhale Eco-Adventures is in full swing , offering a range of ecotours, including Whalewatches, snorkel tours, dinner and cocktail tours and more. As of Oct. 15, visitors must abide by state regulations requiring proof of COVID-19 negative test results prior to arriving or be subjected to a 14-day quarantine, as per state … Continued

Maui Whale Festival is fun for the entire family!

Each year since 1980, Pacific Whale Foundation puts on the Maui Whale Festival, a series of events throughout the month of February to celebrate and educate about the marine animal they have been working for the past 40 years to protect – the humpback whale. There are plenty of fun and educational activities for you … Continued

Embrace the Rains of Maui

Guest post by international award-winning astronomy writer and speaker Harriet Witt, your guide to the stars onboard our Sunset & Celestial Cruise. Featured image from Selket Kaufman Psst! You… yeah you… are a passenger on a planet… on a blue-green planet… that’s orbiting a golden star. Our planet is tilted over as it travels around … Continued

10 Eco-Friendly Dining and Shopping Options on Maui

Part of Pacific Whale Foundation’s RETHINK campaign, in which we offer everyday alternatives to single-use plastics, is to recognize those who are leading by example and to learn what other actions our communities can be taking to inspire environmental stewardship. Here you’ll find 10 food-oriented businesses on Maui that make it easy to make a … Continued

Pacific Whale Foundation Loves Dolphins Too!

What a thrilling day out on the water during our Lanai Snorkel & Dolphin Watch Ecotour over the weekend; passengers and our special guest onboard, Dr. Cristina Castro, had the opportunity to see false killer whales! Cristina is Pacific Whale Foundation’s Research Director in Ecuador and was here joining our international team from Australia for … Continued

Take a Walk on the Wild Side with Pacific Whale Foundation

An in-depth look into our adventurous Molokini Wild Side Snorkel tour.

Inside a Unique Tour of Mauiʻs Night Sky

Read about my experience on Pacific Whale Foundation’s Sunset and Celestial Cruise! This trip offers you the opportunity to connect with the night sky of Maui and better understand the role of the celestial bodies in our lives and in Hawaiian culture.

Still Australia’s Best Kept Secret

Known as the “humpback highway,” there are definitely few places in the world that compare to the awe-inspiring, soul-evoking, up-close whale watching encounters that you will find in Hervey Bay. I am always amazed by how incredible each whalewatch is; the whales are so inquisitive and there is no lack of “best ever” experiences. Young … Continued