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Address: 2365 Kaanapali Pkwy, Lahaina, Maui, HI 96761-1900
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Snorkel and Whale Watching

We have been going out on Gemini for years both for snorkel adventures and whale watching. Their crews are experienced and have been on the boat for years. Their naturalists... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 5 March 2016
michael w
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Sacramento, California

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Elkhart, Indiana
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 March 2016

March 2016. We booked the tour through a 3rd party and had instructions and directions from them. It stated that we needed to be there to check in at 3:30 pm for the 4 pm Sunset Cruise. We also were told to park at the nearby Whalers Village Parking lot and go to Westin Resort for the Cruise. We had... More 

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Sacramento, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 March 2016

We have been going out on Gemini for years both for snorkel adventures and whale watching. Their crews are experienced and have been on the boat for years. Their naturalists crew members are as knowledgable, if not more so, than the experts on the Pacific Whale Foundation vessels. They always make sure you have a good time regardless of the... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 March 2016 via mobile

Very convenient pick up on the shore in front of the Westin where we stayed. Friendly and knowledgeable crew... Felt safe and catamaran was soo smooth. Never felt sea sick. a nice continental breakfast on board during our 2 hour AM excursion. Saw lots of whales so was well worth the $! Would recommend Gemini as they limit number on... More 

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Huntington, Indiana
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 February 2016

What an experience! Whale watching! Snorkeling! We have used this company over the past 15 years, at least 5 times. Each time, they just get better! Last week we went whale watching ... it was phenomenal! We had whales everywhere, around us, under us, in front of us and behind us! The boat, the crew, the captain ... it all... More 

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Modesto, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 February 2016

Incredible 2 hour whale watching trip off Kaanapali Beach. Numerous whales close enough to hear the spouts. Was able to capture o photo of rare double breach! Followed a pod of spinner dolphins. Observed a mother whale standing on her head with her tail up nursing her baby. There was a very knowledgeable naturalist on board to answer any questions... More 

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Evergreen, Colorado, United States
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 February 2016

We sign up this whale watch at least once, and sometimes twice a year during our annual February trip to Maui. Today's whale watch was amazing! From a great crew and wonderful and TONS of whales, our trip was once again sensational. Dirk is a knowledgeable naturalist. Jennifer, Russel,and Captain Jay are just as excited about each whale watch as... More 

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Arvada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 February 2016

Strange how we chose Gemini. It was a Sunday during whale season. Many boats take the day off or run limited. This was the only boat going out at a convenient time. I am so glad it worked out that way. Whales, dolphins, turtles, snorkeling, sailing, nice people, only boat with a window in the hull, over all great experience.... More 

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Kalamazoo, Michigan
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 February 2016 via mobile

A friend recommended this charter service. We were not disappointed. If you are interested in whales, take this charter 1st as you may not need a Whale watch". The snorkeling was also fantastic! Staff were friendly & helpful. It's a small family owned business & shows. We noted locals & repeat customers on our trip.

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Brooklyn
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 February 2016 via mobile

Omg my best snorkeling trip ever. Ok let's start with the lunch the food was amazzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzing. They explain to u everything about Maui history . Took us to see turtles. Unfortunately there were no whales but it was s fun whole day trip.

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East Lansing, Michigan
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 February 2016

We enjoyed our first whale watching trip with Gemini so much, we went back the next day to do a snorkeling trip with them. The crew were extremely friendly and knowledgeable and were happy to answer all of our questions. We saw a TON of whales on both trips! They got us as close as was legal - and we... More 

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