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Original Sunset Cocktail Cruise on Maui

Quick Details

Hour Glass Duration: Approx 2 hours

Calendar Availability: Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday & Sunday

(Tuesday & Thursday we offer Sunset Live!)

Info Includes: Pupus (appetizers) and Open Bar Provided

Binoculars Whale Watching: Enjoy whale watching on your sunset trip from Dec. 15 – April 15

Adult (Ages 21+)
Teen (Ages 13 - 20)
Child (Ages 3 - 12)
Young Child (ages 2 and under)
Starting Price for Private Charter

Seize Your Stay at Hawaii with a Sunset Cocktail Cruise on Maui

Get on board Ka’anapali’s classic, Sea Maui Original Sunset Cocktail cruise. Nothing is more perfect than watching the sun set down into the ocean while sailing in the vast Pacific sea. So start a big night by sailing on a sunset cocktail cruise on Maui with friends before you continue enjoying the rest of your night in town. Be ready to get overwhelmed by the spectacular view of pastel colors painted in the sky as you sail while enjoying pupus prepared by none other than Chef Jai.

The majestic scenery you’ll see while you sail will not only be the breathtaking view of the sunset that spreads widely over the horizon but also experience and participate in Maui whale watching. Witness the great spotting of the humpback whales that swim over the ocean on their annual winter migration. Always ready your camera to capture every moment you spend on the cruise and have something you can reminisce about as you finish your vacation trip to Hawaii. 

What to Expect on Your Sunset Cocktail Cruise on Maui

Duration: Approx. 2 hours

Availability: Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday & Sunday

                    (Tuesday & Thursday, we offer Sunset Live!)

Cost/person:  Adult (Ages 21+) $85

                        Teen (Ages 13-20) $65

                        Child (Ages 3-12) $55

                        Young Child FREE

Starting Price for Private Charter: $3950

What’s included in our Sunset Cocktail Cruise on Maui

Raise your glass and cheer for a unique sailing experience in paradise with Sea Maui. We offer two exclusive sunset sail’s daily that provide various availability than other sailboat cruises. Enjoy a premium bar with local craft beers and handcrafted premium cocktails during the entire duration of your trip. Devour everything that is provided on this trip, including the following:

  • Suit yourself with any non-alcoholic and alcoholic drinks beverages during the cruise.
  • Avail of unlimited alcoholic drinks in Sea Maui’s open bar.
  • Have a validated parking space for 4 hours. 
  • Enjoy heavy appetizers such as shrimp skewer, chicken, fresh veggies, and sun-dried tomato focaccia. 

Departure and return details of the cruise


You can check in at the Sea Maui kiosk on the beach walk at Whalers Village, located between Leilani’s and Hula Grill, 30 minutes before departure time. You are given 4 hours of parking space for the parking structure at Whalers Village. 


After your sunset cocktail cruise, you will return to the original departure location. Your sunset dinner cruise will end right where it all started. 

Sunset Cocktail Cruise Menu 

Get your stomach and eyes full of delicious food and magical scenery of sea and sunset as you set sail on a sunset cocktail cruise on Maui! The appetizer menu is subject to change. However, rest assured that everything you eat on this cruise will be delicious.

Pupu Menu

  • Korean BBQ Chicken Wings
  • Sundried Tomato and Olive Focaccia 
  • Grilled Lemongrass Ginger Shrimp Skewer
  • Carrots, cherry tomatoes, and celery stick salad with ranch dressing.

Vegetarian Pupu Menu

  • Sundried Tomato and Olive Focaccia 
  • Korean Fried Cauliflower
  • Vegetable Pasta Salad
  • Carrots, cherry tomatoes, and celery sticks salad with ranch dressing (in a container )

Required clothes to wear and items to bring on Maui’s sunset dinner cruise

  • You are expected to wear comfortable clothes.
  • Bring preventative medicine or a kit if you are prone to motion sickness.
  • Bringing of light jackets, cardigans, and sweaters is recommended as the temperature on the open water decreases at night.
  • All alcoholic drinkers must bring a valid or government-issued photo ID. 
  • Wearing sandals and flip tops are suggested for easy removal as all footwear will be collected and placed in a bin during the trip.

Cancellation Policy

  • You will not get a refund for what you paid if you cancel the trip less than 24 hours prior to its starting time.
  • All cut-off times are based on experience local time. 
  • All changes made less than 24 hours prior to the trip will not be accepted.
  • You are to receive a full refund of what you spend if you cancel at least 24 hours before your trip’s starting time. 


  • The sunset cocktail cruise on Maui is not accessible for a wheelchair. 
  • All children can join and enjoy the sunset cocktail cruise.
  • The sunset cocktail cruise will not operate if fewer than 10 guests are booked on a specific tour. 
  • Guests with mobility issues or people who have difficulty walking with assistance are not recommended to join the trip. As this is a beach-loading catamaran, walking a few steps is required to reach the dropdown staircase and get into the vessel. 

Covid Safety Protocols

  • All gear and equipment are entirely sanitized between use. 
  • All Guests will be provided hand sanitizer. 

Additional Information

  • All guests must have a moderate physical fitness level.
  • Sea Maui can accommodate a maximum of 48 guests. 
  • All confirmation bookings will be received once booking is paid in full.
  • Maui sunset dinner cruise schedule is subject to cancellation or changes due to traffic and weather conditions. 
  • Gratuity for crews is not included in what you paid during booking. 
  • All crews of Sea Maui are lifeguards, and CPR certified.
  • The menu of appetizers is subject to daily changes. Rest assured that every appetizer is made of allergen and gluten-free, if requested. However, any specific restrictions must be noted during your booking. 
  • The minimum drinking age allowed to drink alcoholic beverages is 21 years old. 

Enjoy feeling the peaceful waters as you relax and go with the sailing flow, seizing every moment spent during your tour. A sunset cocktail cruise on Maui is an excellent way to kick off your day before heading off the town to continue enjoying the rest of Hawaii’s nightlife. Our crews will immediately answer any queries and concerns, so do not hesitate to reach out and contact us at Sea Maui. We are happy to make your vacation stay in Hawaii a memorable one. So book your spot on a sunset cocktail cruise on Maui today!