Offered by Hawaii Nautical, the two-hour Whale Watch Waikiki tour lets guests enjoy a one-of-a-kind, eco-friendly experience spotting the majestic humpback whales native to the Hawaiian waters. Each tour features an exciting ride on a powerboat catamaran that departs from Kewalo Basin Harbor and offers a free shuttle service from select Waikiki hotels before each excursion.
How long is the tour?
Approximately 2 hours long.
What happens if we don’t see a whale?
If you don't see whales on your trip, Hawaii Nautical will allow you to come back again 1 more time for free! (Re-rides only, no refunds).
Where does the cruise depart from?
The cruise departs from the Kewalo Basin Harbor located at 1125 Ala Moana Blvd, Honolulu, HI 96814.
Is hotel transportation available?
Yes. A free Waikiki area hotel shuttle is available for passengers.
When should I arrive for the cruise?
If not using the hotel shuttle, please arrive for check-in 30 minutes prior to the tour’s departure time.
Is this cruise appropriate for children?
Absolutely. Children love spotting the whales out in the ocean.