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  • Location:Maui, Hawaii
  • Duration:3 hours (approx.)

Ukumehame Snorkel Safari

Explore Maui’s “Mother Reef” on this Maui snorkeling safari, where you’ll swim and splash amidst massive corals that are over 100 years old. As one of Maui’s largest reefs, the area teems with tropical marine life including fish, octopus and turtles—and there’s a very good chance you’ll encounter a turtle swimming right in front of your face.


  • Snorkeling adventure along the Olowalu shoreline on the west side of Maui
  • Picturesque views of Olowalu and Ukumehame Valley
  • Glimpse the underwater world of the coral reef
  • Close encounter with marine life, including sea turtles and tropical fish
  • Professional certified guide
  • Snacks and refreshments

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Ukumehame Snorkel Safari

Ukumehame Snorkel Safari

This Maui snorkeling tour is conveniently located for visitors staying in West Maui, as Olowalu is only 15 south of Kaanapali. Meet your guide at the shoreline location and get properly equipped for paddling, before heading out into clear, calm waters that teem with colorful corals. From your offshore perch, admire the view of Ukumehame Valley as it cuts through the mountain behind you, and don’t forget to scan the waters for sea turtles surfacing for air. While snorkeling the sand channels between the coral, follow schools of indigenous fish as they flit above the reef, and immerse yourself in a turquoise theater of magical, tropical calm.

In total, this Maui kayaking and snorkeling tour covers 2.5 miles of paddling (4km).

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5 star rating: Highly Recommended September 2015

Our guide, Garrett, was knowledgeable and very helpful! He anticipated what we needed to know and told us beforehand! Great fun!

4 star rating: Recommended August 2015

good experience and easy to see turtle!!
We had snorkeling in the only beach with shark alert in maui.

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