Humpback Whale in Maui, Hawaii breaching over the ocean sea

Maui, with its breathtaking landscapes and vibrant marine life, beckons travelers to experience the wonder of whale watching season. From January to April, the island becomes a haven for nature enthusiasts seeking a glimpse of one of Earth’s most magnificent creatures—the North Pacific Humpback whale. 

As the first sightings grace the shores in October and November, anticipation builds for the peak of whale watching season. While sightings are most common during January to April, lucky visitors might catch a glimpse as early as September. These gentle giants migrate to Hawaii’s warm waters for their annual winter migration, offering an unparalleled opportunity to witness their majestic beauty up close. Two Humpback whales in Maui, Hawaii swimming in the Pacific Ocean

One of the best ways to experience this natural spectacle is by staying at our premier resorts, Sands of Kahana and Hono Koa. Sands of Kahana, nestled on Maui’s world-famous west coast between Kaanapali and Kapalua, offers spacious one, two, and three-bedroom condominium units equipped with all the comforts of home. Guests can enjoy convenient beach access, tennis and pickleball courts, putting greens, and separate adult and children’s pools. The resort’s onsite restaurant and cocktail bar provide the perfect setting to unwind after a day of exploration. 

Similarly, Hono Koa, situated on Maui’s stunning West Coast between Kaanapali and Kapalua, offers oceanfront accommodations with breathtaking views. Guests can relax in spacious two-bedroom condominium units adorned with luxurious furnishings and modern amenities. The resort features a full-size oceanfront swimming pool, a large whirlpool spa, and a fully equipped barbecue area, Humpback whale in Maui, Hawaii breaching over the Pacific Oceanproviding the ultimate setting for relaxation and rejuvenation. 

During your stay at Sands of Kahana or Hono Koa, you can witness the magic of Maui’s whale watching season firsthand. Whether you’re soaking up the sun on the beach or admiring the ocean from your oceanfront room, the sight of these magnificent creatures will leave you in awe. 

In addition to the thrill of whale watching, guests can indulge in the amenities and activities offered at our resorts. From fully-equipped kitchens and private lanais to beachfront access and onsite dining options, Sands of Kahana and Hono Koa ensure a memorable and comfortable stay for all guests. 

Book your unforgettable whale watching adventure now by visiting our website or calling our Reservations Team at 855-386-4658. Don’t let this once-in-a-lifetime opportunity slip away—immerse yourself in the magic of Maui’s whale watching season today!