Maui Sailing Tours

Elevated Excursions

Ali’i Nui is renowned for our meticulously crafted and elevated excursions. Board our 65-foot luxury sailing catamaran and allow our top-rated crew members to help you create lifelong memories in paradise. Set sail on a sunset cruise featuring a 3-course gourmet meal, board our Koa Kai vessels for up-close whale encounters, or join us for a thrilling snorkel tour. Regardless of your signature experience, your voyage is guaranteed an exceptional adventure.

Luxury Signature Experiences

Molokini

Deluxe Snorkel

DURATION

5 HOURS

FROM

$259.00

Board our luxury catamarans and set sail to one of Hawaii’s best spots for snorkeling and diving, Molokini Nature Reserve. Spend the day exploring the waters, teeming with over 400 species, and relaxing on our spacious decks while enjoying culinary delights and top-shelf beverages.

Royal

Sunset Dinner Cruise

DURATION

2.5 HOURS

FROM

$239.00

Gourmet

3-Course Dinner

Experience paradise with a sunset cruise and gourmet dinner, featuring an elevated 3-course menu infused with local Hawaiian flavors, top-shelf refreshments, fine wine, and cocktails.

Makani

Sunset Sail

DURATION

2 HOURS

FROM

$159.00

Board the Ali’i Nui catamaran for a luxury sunset sail that is accompanied by a spread of upscale hors d’oeuvres, as well as a premium open bar. The Makani Sunset Sail invites you to celebrate the one-of-a-kind beauty of Maui with your closest loved ones or family.

Whale

Watch

DURATION

2 HOURS

FROM

$139.00

Every December through April, humpback whales return to the shallow and warm waters of Maui. We’ll take you on a dedicated whale-watching adventure, experiencing these amazing wild animals in their natural habitat. We hope to catch a glimpse of them swimming, singing, and occasionally leaping into the air for a few moments of breathtaking natural beauty.

Afternoon

Turtle Snorkel

DURATION

3 HOURS

FROM

$139.00

This breezy afternoon snorkel excursion heads directly to the second-longest continuous reef on Maui, home to a healthy population of native Hawaiian Honu. Spend the afternoon swimming near these gentle sea creatures and lounging on our luxury catamarans while indulging in delicious appetizers and our premium open bar.

Scuba

Diving

MINIMUM AGE

10 YEARS OLD

FROM

$149.00

Dive into an adventure and explore some of Hawaii’s best diving locations. We’ll take you to Molokini, where visibility averages about 100+ feet, then head to Turtle Town, nestled at the base of Pu’u Olai near Makena State Park.

Huka

Diving

DURATION

10 YEARS OLD

FROM

$89.00

Experience diving without all the extra gear and certifications. During the 15-20 minute Huka Dive, the surface-applied air system allows guests to experience and explore the breathtaking coral reefs of Maui.

New!

Small Group Adventure Cruises.

Molokini

Snorkel Tour

MIN. AGE

8+ YEARS OLD

FROM

$159.00

Koa Kai’s Molokini Seafari offers multiple snorkel stops at Maui’s most vibrant reefs including options like Molokini Crater and Backwall, Turtle Town, Red Hill, La Perouse, Olowalu, and Coral Gardens.

Molokini

Snorkel and Whale Watch

MIN. AGE

8+ YEARS OLD

FROM

$159.00

Koa Kai’s Molokini Seafari offers multiple snorkel stops at Maui’s most vibrant reefs including options like Molokini Crater and Backwall, Turtle Town, Red Hill, La Perouse, Olowalu, and Coral Gardens.

Snorkel & Sunset

Combo

MIN. AGE

8+ YEARS OLD

FROM

$119.00

Explore one of Maui’s premier Pali Coast snorkel locations followed by a leisurely sunset cruise taking in the full beauty of Maui. This trip is perfect for those thrill-seeking individuals that are looking for a fun-filled experience.

Sunset

Whale Watch

MIN. AGE

8+ YEARS OLD

FROM

$119.00

Experience an up-close encounter with our winter residents, the Humpback Whale mixed in with the beauty of classic Maui Sunset. These beautiful creatures return to Maui every year to birth their young.

Why Choose Us

Ali’i Nui has received multiple awards for our unparalleled experiences and hospitality. Our voyages are designed with superior customer service, unique adventures, and premium amenities, all infused with the warmth of aloha.

Gourmet Dining

Indulge in an immersive gourmet dining celebrating ‘ono (delicious) Hawaiian flavors. Our talented chefs create innovative dishes using local ingredients for an authentic and culturally accurate dining experience.

UNRIVALED COMFORT AND SERVICE

From plush seating and premium amenities to our attentive crew, we prioritize your comfort and satisfaction throughout your journey.

Eco-Friendly Practices

Showcasing a commitment to Mālama ka ‘aina (taking care of the land), our voyages employ eco-friendly and sustainable practices to minimize our ecological footprint.

Introducing Koa Kai

Looking for more excitement? Immerse yourself in adventure and excitement on a snorkel or whale watch excursion. Visit a variety of snorkel destinations such as Molokini Crater, Turtle Town, Red Hill, La Perouse, Olowalu, and more!

What to Expect

With Ali’i Nui, you can always expect an elevated sailing experience regardless of which excursion you choose. We hold ourselves to the highest of standards and aim to infuse each unique journey with the warmth of aloha. Join our crew today and experience our award-winning voyages.

Curated & Elevated Voyages

Premium bar featuring fine wine, cocktails, and locally sourced refreshments.

Upscale culinary delights infused with Hawaiian flavors

Who We Are

Since 1978, Alii Nui Sailing Charters has been proudly sailing the seas of Maui, whisking guests away on exhilarating snorkeling trips, romantic sunset cruises, and everything in between. We’re honored to play a part in introducing our visitors to the island as well as its waters; as stewards of our proud culture, we take that responsibility seriously.

Reviews

Rated Excellent By Our Visitors

Discover what our delighted customer have to say about their extraordinary experiences. Read the reviews to find genuine, glowing testimonials and five star ratings that showcase the excellence of our service, products, and overall customer satisfaction.

Directions

Complete this questionnaire as a prerequisite to a recreational scuba diving or freediving course.

Note to women: If you are pregnant, or attempting to become pregnant, do not dive.

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