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29 Dec

Why do Whales Migrate to Hawaii?

Humpback whales (Megaptera novaeangliae) are migratory mammals that travel long distances every year between their feeding and breeding grounds. The northern Pacific population of humpback whales, which includes whales that migrate to Hawaii, feed in the cold, nutrient-rich waters of the North Pacific Ocean during the summer months, and breed in the warm, shallow waters […]

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29 Dec

How do Dolphins Sleep???

Have you ever wondered why dolphins are never seen sleeping? We go over how and why these guys rest the way they do!

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22 Dec

Charter a Boat in Hawaii!

Finding the right company to Charter a boat in Hawaii can be a daunting task - trust in Mana Cruises - who is setting the bar higher in a stagnant market!

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21 Dec

Why Only 6 Passengers?

Why can MANA only accommodate 6 passengers maximum?  We get asked this question often, and we’d like to clarify and make it easy to understand!   The Jones Act is a federal law that regulates maritime commerce in the United States. It requires that any vessel transporting goods or passengers between two points in the United […]

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21 Dec

Private vs. Shared Charters

MANA Cruises’ offers Private & Shared charter options! View our Availability of a Private or Shared charter available everyday out of Ko Olina – and now out of Waikiki! LEARN MORE To define each: Private Charter: Our Private Charter options provide a chartered yacht for up to six passengers, with a Captain and Mate included.  […]

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20 Dec

10 Interesting Animals in Hawaii

Hawaii is home to a diverse array of animal species, many of which are found nowhere else in the world! Here are 10 interesting animals that can be found in the island’s lush wildlife: The ‘Iwa, or great frigatebird is a large, graceful seabird – that happens to be the bird seen in our company […]

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