Private Charters

Private Charters

We're proud to offer top-quality private charters, arranged to meet your needs, budget and style of adventure. We can accommodate any size group, up to 450 passengers.

We offer a wide array of live entertainment, themes, and meal/beverage options. Whether you want a champagne sunset cruise or a sit-down five-course meal, a Wild West barbecue at sea or a deluxe seafood buffet, a quiet sailing dinner or a high-energy corporate party, we can arrange it for you.

We always provide knowledgeable experts to lead your guests on a guided snorkeling tour or a VIP whalewatch. We can also provide transportation to/from the harbors, language interpretation services, complimentary gifts for participants, and more. For the convenience of your clients, you can arrange for departures from either Ma‘alaea or Lahaina harbors.

For information, contact Cheryl Simmons by email at or call 1-808-856-8331.

For Travel Planners:

We value our partnerships with travel planners in Hawai‘i and across the United States, and take pride in making it easy, profitable and fun for you to book with us. 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 client fun and fascinating adventures led by our friendly expert marine research naturalists, All of our trips can be customized to meet the needs of your large group, or we can arrange a private charter using your creative themes and food ideas!


Pacific Whale Foundation is proud to offer a base commission (call for percentage) to all licensed travel agents. Please have your travel agency identification number ready when you call (our toll-free phone number is 1-800-942-5311 ). Larger commissions can be arranged based on volume of bookings by your agency.