Best time to travel to Hawaii

Whale Watching

A spectacular and moving show of whales with their babies cresting and breaching around your boat​​

Whale Watching in Hawaii - Best Time
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Curt Smith

Between eight to ten thousand whales travel long distances each year from Alaska to spend January through March in Hawaiian waters. Whale season is the opportunity to observe these magnificent creatures, which populate the waters near the Hawaiian shore to breed, give birth, and raise their young calves in safety.

Whale Watching in Hawaii - Best Season

North Pacific Humpback Whales are especially unique because they are the only whale species that can sing. You can hear a distant whale song even while snorkelling. Frequent whale tou​rs take you out into the ocean to watch whales as close as possible. You will be absolutely fascinated with the graceful and intelligent behaviour of North Pacific Humpback Whales as you see them surface.

Best time for Whale Watching in Hawaii