Maui Snorkeling and Diving Tours to Molokini

Maui's Best Molokini Snorkel Cruise

Pride of Maui is the most spacious vessel on Maui, with unsurpassed stability and amenities. Her expert crew are some of the best in the business.

Now that you’ve come to the most beautiful place on Earth, we’d like to show you the most beautiful places on Maui. You won’t find them in town, on the mountains or even at the beach... they’re under the surface of the sea.

Whether you’re a certified diver or a novice at snorkeling in Maui, we have the perfect ocean adventure for you. Truly incredible memories aren't made up of days; they’re made up of moments. Some of the most amazing moments in Maui are to be found underwater. We’d like to take you to them.

Pride of Maui Trips

molokini and turtle town snorkelAM MOLOKINI SNORKELING

Our famous Five Hour Maui Molokini Snorkel Adventure is considered Maui’s best snorkeling trip and takes you to two exceptional sites Molokini Crater and Turtle Town. It’s a journey to another world and one that you’ll never forget. Molokini is one of only three sheltered volcanic calderas in the world, with crystal clear water and a wealth of sea life.

Afterwards, we’ll take you to meet the Hawaiian Green Sea Turtles at Turtle Town, a mesmerizing coral reef teeming with turtles and other aquatic life. You’ll be able to interact safely with the turtles in their own spectacular habitat. It’s an opportunity few people experience and no one ever forgets.

Maui whale watching snorkel tourAFTERNOON TURTLE SNORKEL TOUR

Pride of Maui’s outstanding afternoon cruise and snorkeling tour is a quintessential ocean voyage experience! By pairing two of Hawaii's most enjoyable activities on the same excursion, you get the best value and a more relaxed and personalized experience away from the crowds. Enjoy expansive views of the mountains, pali (cliffs) and neighbor islands as we cruise along the Maui coastline to Fantasy Reef. Snorkel without boundaries in the perfectly cerulean sea over mesmerizing corals resplendent with vibrant color, spectacular rich textures, and the pristine beauty that is this breathtaking reef. At half the price of other tours, you still get plenty of snorkeling and sliding playtime, a delicious barbeque meal cooked on-board, an open bar, and a truly unforgettable afternoon of pure joy.


Our Maui Sunset Cruise is for guests seeking a unique experience. We do not serve food cooked hours in advance and you will not sit at a table. You’ll enjoy FRESHLY PREPARED FOOD served in a casual, cocktail party environment and the most spectacular sunset of your life. Live acoustic music and premium open bar make this one of Maui’s best values.

Maui Private Boat ChartersPRIVATE BOAT CHARTERS

Special occasions are meant to be remembered. We’ve specialized in memories not soon forgotten for over 30 years. From affordable family gatherings to elaborate weddings or corporate events we deliver exceptional service from beginning to fruition. With two vessels and rates from $40 per person, your private yacht awaits!


Leilani Trips


More time on the water with less passengers gives you the opportunity to see whales (sightings guaranteed), dolphins, sea turtles and enjoy relaxed snorkeling at Molokini Crater and Turtle Town. We include professional sanitized snorkel equipment, breakfast, freshly prepared BBQ lunch, drinks, open bar, music and plenty of relaxing fun aboard our 50 foot Uni-Flight motor yacht.


Looking for something really special for your family, business, or friends? Treat them to a private Maui Snorkeling Charter for an adventure they will always remember. If you have scuba divers in your group we will bring our Dive Master aboard and provide all of the scuba gear you need for up to 7 divers.




Maui Snorkeling is available to everyone! We cater to beginners through experienced snorkelers. Sanitized gear, expert Maui snorkel instruction, site orientation and a variety of snorkeling flotation provided, including view port boogie boards, which kids especially love.

Molokini Crater offers incredible snorkeling with visibility often in excess of 100 feet.


SNUBA can be described as being the best of both worlds - a hybrid between snorkeling and scuba diving. You don’t need to have any diving experience or special certifications. Molokini SNUBA is offered on the Morning Maui Molokini snorkel adventure to everyone eight years and up.

Snuba diving in Maui is the opportunity of a lifetime, to experience weightlessness and breathing underwater at a depth of 15 feet in the watchful care of our expert instructors.


SCUBA dive into the crystal clear indigo waters and observe some of the most phenomenal marine life and Maui diving you will ever experience. Maui SCUBA diving aboard the Pride of Maui is available to all certified divers, and a perfect opportunity for scuba divers to join their snorkeling friends and family.

One of the best things about our trips is that some in your group can snorkel while the certified divers scuba dive. Everyone has an adventure tailored to your individual interests.

whale watching

Whale Watching (Jan 1st - March 31st) is the adventure of a lifetime. Pride of Maui is Maui’s #1 Whale Watching value, combining a Maui snorkel trip with an amazing, up-close look at one of the planet’s most incredible creatures. You’ll never be the same after seeing these beautiful animals for yourself. Pride of Maui is the only boat offering a full two hour whale watch in addition to snorkeling at one of our beautiful coral reefs. The opportunity to whale watch and snorkel for about $40, including a freshly prepared bbq lunch and open bar is an exceptional vacation value.


Molokini crater

Molokini Crater is unlike anything you’ve ever seen. As one of only three sheltered volcanic calderas in existence, it offers sights and experiences that you probably didn’t even know you were missing.

We’ve been diving Molokini for 30 years and never grow tired of its clear blue water and incredible sea life. Come see why many consider Molokini the best snorkeling Maui has to offer.

Turtle Town Arches

Turtle Town is considered one of the best Maui diving locations, offering a rare glimpse into the world of the Hawaiian Green Sea Turtle. These gentle creatures have been honored and loved by Hawaiians for centuries and you’ll be given the chance to share their home with them as you snorkel Turtle Town. This is an opportunity that few people will ever have and will likely be one of your most memorable experiences in Maui. Snorkel with and closely observe the Hawaiian green sea turtles in their natural habitat.


Olowalu is one of the most amazing spots to explore marine life among all the Hawaiian Islands. Enjoy crystal-clear blue waters, a decorated coastline, impressive coral reef formations, and an abundance of Hawaiian ocean marine life. Venture through calm waters with your family and friends, enjoying all the beauty of the Pacific. Be an eye witness to a myriad of tropical fish, colorful seabeds, the Hawaiian Green Sea Turtle, and more. Olowalu is an adventure worth seeking; a perfect ocean activity from beginner to novice.

Coral Gardens

Coral Gardens is on the West Side of Maui and best reached by boat, explore one of the most unique and protected bays in Hawaii. Home to a host of tropical fish, Octopus, Eels, and the Green Hawaiian Sea Turtle, Coral Gardens does not disappoint.

The natural reef formations are incredibly beautiful, vibrant in color, and bustling with ocean marine life. The clear and shallow waters reflect gorgeous Hawaiian sunlight, making for amazing visibility, and ideal conditions for snorkeling in Maui.


Why Choose Us?

We’ve been operating snorkeling and diving adventures in the Hawaiian Islands since 1974. Over the past 40 years, we have perfected our tours, so that you can just relax and take it all in. You needn’t worry about anything. Our expertly trained Captains and crew will take care of all your needs, both in and out of the water.
40 years in the business fosters a safe environment. Expert Captains run a tight ship, and do so in a relaxed manner, so that you will safely enjoy being out on the ocean, experiencing “the time of your life”. Our crew is certified in CPR and lifesaving. Our Coast Guard Certified Vessels are equipped with oxygen, first aid and defibrillators.
Pride of Maui is the largest and most stable Maxi Power Catamaran on Maui. Her sprawling observation deck boasts unobstructed panoramic views of the majestic coast. At 65 X 30 feet with two decks, we offer more space per passenger with unsurpassed stability. For families and group travelers, Pride of Maui is clearly the right choice.
No other vessel on Maui offers as much. Warm showers, glass bottom viewing and a super water slide are a few of the amenities you will enjoy. Getting in and out of the water is easy with submerged stairs and large swim platforms. There are two rest rooms (his and hers), and a large hardwood bar in the main cabin. Pride truly is one of a kind.
We are the only large vessel which caters to a broad range of ocean interests. In addition to offering world class snorkeling at popular destinations like Molokini Crater and Turtle Town, we offer SNUBA diving for beginners, and scuba diving for certified divers. There is something for everyone aboard the Pride of Maui.
A first class boat, with expert crew, traveling to exceptional destinations, is a really good start. We continue by offering a level of guest service that sets us apart. Our Captain and crew diligently strive to exceed the expectations of each and every one of our valued guests.
Whether joining us for an exhilarating snorkel adventure to “world famous” Molokini Crater or cruising along the scenic coast at sunset, we provide the best of everything. From freshly prepared food cooked right onboard, to exceptional customer service, we create memories not soon forgotten.
Pride of Maui pioneered what has become a very popular offering. We have a professional cameraman shooting both video and stills on our morning snorkel adventure. Footage of the day is edited right onboard and burned to a disc. You can walk off the boat with a custom video of your Maui snorkeling experience, and take a piece of Maui home.
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