Whale Watching Excursions

January thru April

Whale Watch Tour Description

January through April Kauai Sea Riders offers a special two hour Zodiac adventure to view the Humpback whales in their winter playground.  Learn about the whales from our on-board local Marine Biologist and/or Naturalist while you search for whales in one of the most beautiful  spots on Earth.   An under water microphone (hydrophone) is on board so you can hear the whales’ songs and vocalizations.


South Shore (Poipu) Tours:

Adults:  $100
Children: $90 (ages 5-12)
Private Tour:  $900 (up to 14 passengers)
++Plus tax and harbor fees

Tour Time:  Daily 3:45 pm
Check in 15 minutes prior to departure time

Duration:  2  hours

Departure Location:Kukuiula Boat Harbor, Poipu, Kauai

About the Boat:  Hookahi” is a 25′ Zodiac “Hurricane”, the same boat used by Navy Seals known for its speed and  maneuverability.  Coast Guard Certified for up to 14 passengers plus captain and crew.

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Private West Side (Kekaha) Tours:

$500 Private Trips Only
++Plus tax and harbor fees

Tour Times:  Daily 7:45am and 10:45am
Please check in 15 minutes prior to departure time

Duration:  2  hours

Departure Location:
Kikiaola Boat Harbor, Kekaha, Kauai

About the Boat: “Papio” is a 20′ Zodiac, Coast Guard Certified for up to 6 Passengers with 2 captain/crew.  The perfect boat for private tours.

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or Call (808) 332-RAFT (7238)

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Tours Include:
Dry Bag for belongings and cameras.   Light pupus (snacks) and Hawaiian juices, soda and filtered water.

Our zodiacs are NOT recommended for pregnant women and those with chronic back or heart conditions.

Please Bring:
Wind breaker/rain jacket, camera, sunglasses and a towel.

 Whale Watch Tour Photo Gallery