Experience the Enchanting Hawaiian Outrigger Canoe Tour

Outrigger Canoe Tours

Have you ever dreamed of immersing yourself in the rich cultural history of Hawaii while exploring the pristine waters of the Pacific Ocean? Look no further! Embark on a remarkable journey with us as we take you on a traditional Hawaiian Outrigger Canoe Tour.

Relive History and Embrace Tradition

Imagine tracing the footsteps of the Ali’i (Chief, Royalty) and reliving a part of Hawaiian History. This immersive experience will transport you back in time, allowing you to gain a deeper understanding of the Hawaiian culture and its connection to the sea.

Departing from the breathtaking Wailea Beach in south Maui, you will be captivated by the beauty and tranquility of these sacred waters. Wailea, meaning “Waters of Sacred Happiness” in ancient Hawaii, sets the stage for an unforgettable adventure for the whole family.

Discover the Wonders Along the Way

As you paddle the canoe, guided by the rhythmic pulse of the sea, you will be treated to a feast for the senses. Here are some remarkable highlights you won’t want to miss:

A Glimpse into History

Learn about the illegal occupation of Hawai’i and the overthrow of the Hawaiian Monarchy in 1893. Gain insights into the struggles faced by the Hawaiian people and the resilience that shaped their culture.

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Chanting Along the Coast

Participate in traditional Hawaiian Chants, known as “Oli,” as you glide along the picturesque south coast of Maui. Immerse yourself in the melodic rhythm of these ancient chants and feel the connection to the land and sea.

Majestic Panoramic Views

Take in the awe-inspiring vistas of Haleakala, the West Maui Mountains, Lana’i, Kaho’olawe/Kanaloa, and Molokini as they paint a breathtaking backdrop to your journey. Let the beauty of nature captivate your soul.

Encounter the Marine Life

Paddle our canoe to Turtletown off Wailea Point, where you will encounter the magnificent honu and honu‘ea, the Hawaiian Green Sea and Hawksbill Turtles. If you’re feeling adventurous, you can even swim alongside these graceful creatures or observe them gracefully swimming alongside the canoe.

Navigating the Polynesian Triangle

Learn about the ancient Polynesian Voyagers who sailed through the Polynesian Triangle, spanning from New Zealand to Rapa Nui to Hawaii, utilizing celestial navigation and wayfinding. Discover the incredible knowledge and skills that guided them across the vast ocean.

Upholding Traditions for Future Generations

Outrigger Canoe Tours

At Hawaiian Ocean Sports, we hold deep respect for the traditions and wisdom passed down by our ancestors. Through our tours, we strive to share the knowledge and values that have sustained the Hawaiian culture throughout history and will continue to shape its future.

Diverse Tours to Suit Your Interests

Choose from an array of outrigger canoe tours that offer unique experiences tailored to your preferences. Each tour provides an opportunity to deepen your connection with nature and gain a deeper appreciation for the Hawaiian way of life.

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Hawaiian Outrigger Canoe Cultural and Turtle Tour

Immerse yourself in the wonders of Hawaiian history and traditions as you paddle off Wailea Point, encountering the honu and honu‘ea, the Hawaiian Green Sea and Hawksbill Turtles. This immersive tour allows you to get up close and personal with these magnificent creatures while learning about their significance in Hawaiian culture.

Hawaiian Outrigger Canoe Whale Watch Tour

Marvel at the majestic Humpback Whales, as they grace the Hawaiian coastline with their presence. From November to April, these incredible creatures travel thousands of miles to the Hawaiian Islands, creating a spectacle of nature that is sure to leave you in awe.

Hawaiian Outrigger Canoe Snorkel Tour

Embark on a fun-filled adventure suitable for the entire family. Dive into the crystal-clear waters and explore the vibrant coral reefs while swimming alongside indigenous Hawaiian fish. This tour promises to create cherished memories that will last a lifetime.

Prioritizing Your Safety and Comfort

When embarking on a Hawaiian outrigger canoe tour, your safety and peace of mind are our top priorities. Our experienced guides are dedicated to ensuring that you have an unforgettable experience while staying safe at all times.

To enhance your comfort and enjoyment, we recommend bringing a few essential items:

  • Sunscreen: Protect your skin from the Hawaiian sun by applying sunscreen before setting out on your adventure.
  • Swim Attire: Don’t forget to wear appropriate swimming attire if you plan on swimming with the turtles or snorkeling.
  • Sunglasses: Shield your eyes from the bright sunlight with a pair of sunglasses.
  • Towel: Bring a towel to dry off after your water activities.
  • Waterproof Camera: Capture the magical moments of your Hawaiian outrigger canoe tour with a waterproof camera or underwater equipment.
  • Waterproof Bag: Safeguard your belongings by keeping them in a waterproof bag while aboard the canoe.
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Join us on a captivating journey that combines the beauty of nature, the richness of Hawaiian culture, and the thrill of exploring the majestic Pacific Ocean. Book your unforgettable Hawaiian outrigger canoe tour today and get ready for an extraordinary adventure.

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