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North Shore Catamaran Charters

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Haleiwa, Oahu, HI 96712
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US$64,63*
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Sunset Catamaran Cruise on Oahu's North Shore
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good19%
  • Average6%
  • Poor4%
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“whale watching” (65 reviews)
“sunset cruise” (24 reviews)
“captain mark” (19 reviews)
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Haleiwa, Oahu, HI 96712
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"whale watching"
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"sunset cruise"
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"captain mark"
in 19 reviews
"great cruise"
in 6 reviews
"sailing trip"
in 4 reviews
"water and soft drinks"
in 4 reviews
"multiple whales"
in 4 reviews
"see whales"
in 15 reviews
"north shore"
in 70 reviews
"flying fish"
in 10 reviews
"wonderful morning"
in 4 reviews
"nice trip"
in 5 reviews
"deck hand"
in 4 reviews
"highly recommend this excursion"
in 4 reviews
"whales singing"
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"spinner dolphins"
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"friendly crew"
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I have never been whale watching or on a catamaran but this was amazing. The boat was huge and so much fun. I have always wanted to go on one and sit on the net. The crew was 2 guys and they were great. They...More

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Reviewed 10 May 2018

We booked the whale watching and sunset cruise the morning of the cruise and even though there were only 5 people including our party of 3, the cruise still went out which was great because we would have been disappointed to miss it. The sunset...More

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Reviewed 28 April 2018

We were very lucky in one way - our family of four was the only booking for the trip, so we had the captain and his crew member all to ourselves. The were friendly, knowledgable, and entertaining; and happy to chat about all-sorts. Seems the...More

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Reviewed 16 April 2018

Captain Mark took the time to explain the local history of the whales, how they interact with each other, what to look for, and the local traditions. It was a great experience! Would definitely go with them again.

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Reviewed 16 April 2018

I would highly recommend North Shore Catamaran, they gave us a great cruise! We saw some whales, beautiful sun on the water, great sailing playlist to accompany it all. They were very informative about the water, whales, sharks and the area. We got a little...More

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Reviewed 14 April 2018

We enjoyed the sunset cruise very much. They gave a little bit of information about the sea animals we could encounter. Unfortunately we didn’t see any but understood it wasn’t guaranteed. The cruise was still fun, sunset was beautiful & Capt Mark & helper Liam...More

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Reviewed 12 April 2018

We had a wonderful day whale watching with North Shore Catamaran. The captain and crew were very friendly and knowledgeable. They were very respectful of the environment and the wildlife. We saw a couple of sea turtles near the bay, several dolphins and sharks and...More

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Reviewed 12 April 2018

Have been to Hawaii several times but was always nervous about going out on the ocean ( have been seasick before ), but am glad we went. The catamaran handled waves very well. Saw sea turtles, several whales although none very close and the snorkelers...More

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Reviewed 6 April 2018

I hIghly recommend doing this! It’s a very relaxing mellow trip with a great crew and beautiful sights.

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randynterri81
18 September 2017|
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Response from o2bagrandpa | Reviewed this property |
I don't remember getting wet, but being on a sailboat there's always a chance. Dress casual for sure. You may end up sitting on a cooler, on the deck or the roof of the cabin. A swimming suit, or shorts and a tee are... More
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Jody G
11 December 2016|
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Response from Beachvacationer445 | Reviewed this property |
I agree with Gary, it was completely safe for adults and children over 10 (with life jackets). However, there are too many opportunities for small children to get hurt, no open spaces for them to roam. You would have to hold... More
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