Let the Pacific be your playground, above or below the waves. Marvel at Maui's marine life on a guided diving excursion, paddle the ocean in an authentic outrigger canoe or spot humpback whales and Hawaiian green sea turtles from the comfort of a luxury catamaran.

Featured Activity: Whale Watching

Ways to Watch Humpback Whales

  • Migration of the Humpback Whales

    Four Seasons Maui's location on the south side of Maui offers a unique vantage point and multiple options to engage with the annual migration of the majestic humpback whales.

  • By Outrigger Canoe

    Catch sight of the whales during this traditional Hawaiian sport, which is offered complimentary.

  • Two men in red kayaks in the ocean in Maui
    By Kayak

    Rent a kayak from Maui Undersea Adventures to get up close and personal.

  • Group of people at end of white catamaran boat on ocean near rocky cliffs
    By Catamaran

    Enjoy an awe-inspiring glimpse of these gentle giants aboard the luxury sailing catamaran Alii Nui. Organized tours depart out of Ma’alaea Harbor, 20 minutes from the Resort.

  • By Private Yacht

    Organize a more private experience through our concierge and uncover the mysteries of Hawaii's humpback whales.

  • A yellow helicopter flies over a steep forested mountain. Powerful waves crash against the shoreline in the water below.
    By Helicopter

    Spot humpback whales from breathtaking elevations on a private excursion over the water.

  • Man in shorts and smiling woman in beach shirt sit on edge of lounge chair, beach and ocean in background
    From the Resort

    See humpback whales from the Resort grounds almost daily.

Water Sports Highlights

  • Outrigger Canoe

    Enjoy stories about Maui and our neighboring islands and be on the lookout for green sea turtles, reef fish, manta rays and humpback whales.

  • Man and woman carry SUP paddleboards into ocean in Maui
    Stand-Up Paddleboard (SUP)

    Easier than you might think, SUP is a holistic workout that is beneficial for body, mind and spirit – and a lot of fun too!

  • Woman balances in upside-down yoga pose on paddleboard on ocean
    SUP Yoga

    Improve your balance, strength and flexibility with a stand-up paddleboard yoga class in the Pacific Ocean. This energising class takes your yoga practice to new levels in an idyllic Maui setting.

  • Two men in red kayaks in the ocean in Maui
    Kayaking Tours

    Join Maui Undersea Adventures (the Resort's on-site water activity experts) for an exploration of the magnificent south Maui coastline by kayak. Jump in for a snorkel or enjoy an extraordinary encounter with the humpbacks during whale season.

  • Surfer in black wetsuit rides high wave

    Maui's finest surfing instructors will have you "hanging ten" by the end of your two-hour lesson. Surfing safaris are also available for guests who are intermediate or advanced surfers.

  • Deep-Sea Fishing

    Target Maui's big-game fish including marlin, ahi (yellow fin tuna), ono (wahoo), and mahimahi (dolphin fish). Back on land, our chefs will transform your catch into an unforgettable dinner.

  • Man windsurfs over crashing wave on ocean

    Hone your skills with a lesson from some of the sport's best instructors designed to suit your experience.

More Water Excursions

Swimming and Snorkelling
Dotted with coves, the crescent-shaped Wailea Beach is perfect for snorkelling, and its warm, clear and coral-free waters are ideal for swimmers. Dive in and explore with our snorkel gear, offered right on-site.
Scooter Snorkelling
Take snorkelling in Maui to the next level with the newest underwater rage: Scooter snorkelling. Propelled by a scooter (or "dive propulsion vehicle"), you'll zip through Maui's warm waters as you take in the visionary delights of the Wailea Reef.
Scuba Diving
Explore Maui's vibrant marine life with Maui Undersea Adventures, who offers a range of activities including an introductory reef dive and off-site dive at Makena Landing. The company's expert instructors run scuba and PADI certifications for divers of all abilities, and certified divers can join on an atmospheric night dive.
We can help you with any questions or information. +1 (808) 874-8000 Contact