Where can I see whales in Lahaina?


Where can I see whales in Lahaina?

Lahaina Harbor
The Maui Nui Basin refers to the waters between Maui, Lanai and Kaho’olawe and is a protected sanctuary for the whales. These waters are directly in front of Lahaina and Kaanapali, Maui, which means whale watching from Lahaina Harbor is the best place to whale watch.

What is the best month to see whales in Kauai?

The whale watching season in Kauai runs from November through March. While whales can be frequently spotted during any of the winter months, if you are looking for the best months to see whales in Kauai – January and February are the peak of the whale watching season.

Can you Whale Watch in Maui in June?

Summer Months (May-October) The worst months for whale watching in Maui are the summer months, because the humpback whales have returned to Alaska where they spend their summers feeding on krill, plankton and small bait fish.

Where is the best place to see a whale?

Top Whale-Watching Destinations

  • Santa Barbara, California.
  • Monterey Bay, California.
  • Kodiak Island, Alaska.
  • San Juan Islands, Washington.
  • Vancouver Island, British Columbia.
  • Virginia Beach.
  • Long Island, New York.
  • Cape May, New Jersey.

What are the temperatures in Maui in June?

Maui weather in June

Temperature June 23.7°C | 74.7°F Precipitation / Rainfall June
Temperature June max. 25.5°C | 78°F Water Temperature June
Temperature June min. 22.4°C | 72.3°F

Where can I see whales in Maui in February?

Whale Watching By Land: Oftentimes on Maui you can spot whales from the comfort of your beach chair. Pacific Whale Foundation hosts the Trail of the Whale, a series of free, on-site naturalist stations at Papawai Point, Wailea Beach Marriott Resort, and Ulua Beach Monday through Saturday.

What kind of whales do you see in Maui?

Answer: The whales that come to Maui and Hawaii are the beautiful Humpback whales. You may have a chance of seeing more rare species such as Pilot Whales and False Killer Whales, but about 99.9% of the sightings here are of the Humpback.