Whale Watching Excursions

December thru April


Whale Watch Tour Description

December 22 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.


 Check availability and buy tickets online:

or Call (808) 332-RAFT (7238)

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South Shore (Poipu) Tours:

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.

West Shore (Kekaha) Tours:

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.

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

Adults $107
Children (ages 5-12) $96
Includes tax and harbor fees

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