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The Ocean Project On Maui

843 Wainee St, Lahaina, Maui, HI 96761-1685
+1 808-667-6706
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“marine life” (18 reviews)
“sea turtles” (22 reviews)
“visual aids” (3 reviews)
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843 Wainee St, Lahaina, Maui, HI 96761-1685
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"marine life"
in 18 reviews
"sea turtles"
in 22 reviews
"visual aids"
in 3 reviews
"fish"
in 37 reviews
"snorkeling trip"
in 9 reviews
"great with kids"
in 3 reviews
"mask and snorkel"
in 2 reviews
"morning snorkeling"
in 2 reviews
"beautiful pictures"
in 2 reviews
"snorkeling sites"
in 2 reviews
"highlight of our trip"
in 5 reviews
"take pictures"
in 4 reviews
"learn how"
in 3 reviews
"once in a lifetime"
in 2 reviews
"an amazing experience"
in 3 reviews
"great trip"
in 2 reviews
"mel"
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Reviewed 1 January 2018

We (Family of 6) went on the Saturday AM Molokini trip on 12/30 with Captains Dave and Jill Everything was great with the boat and crew they had everything we needed except a towel, Bring yours. All snorkel equip was in good shape and they...More

Thank Karen M
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Reviewed 23 September 2017 via mobile

Mel is by far the best educator of the Ocean!! I've done many snorkel and scuba trips with him over the years, it never gets boring. He always has fun new spots and educates you on what you will see . This trip I saw...More

1  Thank Kimmie M
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Reviewed 29 August 2017 via mobile

We just had our family snorkel lesson with Mel and Laura this week, I'm am writing this review while still on vacation to tell everyone how wonderful this experience was for our family. It's our first time in Maui and first time snorkeling with our...More

1  Thank Rachel_David
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Reviewed 16 May 2017

Mel is AWESOME. I booked a morning snorkeling session with Mel. He taught my kids so much about turtles and marine life even before they got in the water. He taught them hand gestures so they could communicate with him in the water. When they...More

1  Thank Fatima J
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Reviewed 30 March 2017

If only every experience on Maui could be this authentic, thorough and fantastic! Mel was personable and precise. From our first conversation to our final goodbye all details were well thought out and all instructions clear and easy to follow. Mel provided multiple gear options...More

1  Thank Hillary C
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Reviewed 21 November 2016

We are 2 adults who took this 'experience of a lifetime' with Mel. Everything was provided for; clear and precise directions; pre snorkel discussion and training. In other words, a carefully prepared and presented snorkeling experience. Mel was just great; knowledgeable, friendly, patient, very experienced!...More

1  Thank Kubacrazy
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Reviewed 27 October 2016

Both my husband and I as well as our 4 children had been snorkeling before as part of boat trips. It never seemed to click and our kids ended-up more frustrated than enchanted. That all changed the day we met Mel and his assistant on...More

1  Thank Momtwofour4
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Reviewed 22 October 2016

This was an incredible experience that our family will forever cherish! Our purpose in booking with Ocean Project was to get our two girls (11, 6) a proper snorkeling lesson, as well as introduce them to ocean safety and expose them to Maui's marine life....More

Thank yolofam4
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Reviewed 25 September 2016

My husband and I took our 3.5-year old son on a snorkeling trip with the Ocean Project. It was perfect! My son doesn't swim yet and we weren't even sure he would get in the water. But Mel was so great and helped make sure...More

1  Thank SDlocal65
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Reviewed 2 September 2016

So, so, sooooo glad we booked this trip with Mel and Laura. My two young daughters, 7 and 8 were so excited to snorkel, but I was very hesitant about them going on an ordinary snorkeling trip on a boat in the middle of ocean....More

Thank Mooralez
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