Fish, fish, fish are the world of ocean exploration and SCUBA diving. You'll experience fascinating finds off the shores of Maui.
Octopus, lion fish and the infamous humuhumunukunukuapa'a (the Hawaiian State Fish) will join your search for underwater treasures and atlantis-like scenes.
Many companies offer resort-one-day training for SCUBA while others provide night dives and excursions for the licensed diver. SNUBA is even offered on some tours.
Dive Lanai with Hawaiian Rafting Adventures. Small (12 people) dive groups are transported
via a Rigid Aluminum Inflatable Vessel getting you to pristine marine locations. These 2 tank
dives include continental breakfast and a deli lunch. Available digital cameras allow you to film
your adventure. Dolphins are a common site along the secluded shoreline. During winter
whale season, stops for whale watching is included.
1223 Front Street, Lahaina
808-661-7333 or 866-529-2544
- Extended Horizons Scuba
This eco-friendly diving company offers introductory dives, night dives, wreck dives, beach
dives and diving at Lanai Cathedrals. 100% biodiesel boats and trained naturalist guides take
you on an underwater excursion to see dolphins, turtles, octopus and even sharks.
94 Kupuohi Street #A-1, Lahaina
- Maui Diving
This one-stop dive center offers introductory dives, boat dives, Carthiginian Ship Wreck
dives, Scooter or Shark dives, Manta Ray dives and Cave dives. They also provide SCUBA
certification for PADI, NAUI, SDI, WASI and TDI. All equipment included. Small personalized
groups. Guaranteed to see turtles on their Turtle Dive or second dive is free.
222 Papalaua Street, Suite 112, Lahaina
808-667-0633 or 800-959-7319
- Shark Dive Maui
The Maui Ocean Center allows certified divers to descend into their 750,000 gallon Open Ocean Exhibit
to come face-to-face with sharks, stingrays and hundreds of colorful tropical fish. This opportunity is
available on Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays by reservation only.
Highway 30 at Ma'alaea Harbor
- Mike Severns Diving
An experienced crew of Hawaiian naturalists and/or biologists take you on the backside of Molokini for
an incredible wall dive. Perfect for certified divers and photographers, you can also dive Makena, La
Perouse Bay and other leeward coastline locations. In business for over 30 years jump aboard the Pilikai
for a relaxed, personal and informative diving adventure.
P.O. Box 627, Kihei
- South Pacific Kayaks & Outfitters
Certified divers can enjoy a 1 tank semi-private dive or 1 tank private dive at Makena Bay Five Caves
or Ulua Beach. View green sea turtles and bright reef sea life among the lava and coral beds.