Is it worth it to snorkel Molokini Crater? In my opinion: YES. Snorkeling Molokini Crater is my favorite thing to do on Maui and one of my top three in all of Hawaii. Please keep reading for my personal experience snorkeling Molokini Crater.
Can you scuba at Molokini?
The backside of Molokini Crater is world-renowned for its wall dive. In general, Molokini Crater is an excellent spot to Scuba Dive in Maui as well as go snorkeling or snuba diving because of the protection from currents and excellent visibility on the inside as well as the diverse topography on the backside.
How deep is the Molokini Crater dive?
THE BACK SIDE – The entire back side of Molokini Crater is for experienced divers who enjoy drifts and wall dives. EDGE OF THE WORLD – Dropping to a depth of 150 feet, this area is in constant shadow, bringing out exotic ocean life.
Do I need a wetsuit for Molokini?
Do you need a wetsuit to snorkel at Molokini? This depends on how you handle our water temperature. If you get out of the water when at a Maui beach because you’re chilly after 20 minutes, opt for a wetsuit. Most boat trips offer wetsuits.