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Plan a Private Charter on Maui
We're proud to offer exclusive 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.
Here are some examples of private charters:
- wedding party or reception
- corporate whalewatch or snorkeling cruise
- sit-down five-course dinner cruise
- champagne sunset cruise
Our knowledgeable certified Marine Naturalists will 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 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 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 Naturalists. All of our eco-cruises can be customized to meet the needs of your group.
Complete our Private Charter request form to get started.
Learn more about our Eco-Adventure vessels.
Operating from Lahaina Harbor
Operating from Ma'alaea Harbor