Small Ship Safaris has added Hawaii to its list of destinations, with nature and cultural cruises of the islands.
The seven-night Hawaii Seascapes journey begins with passengers boarding the 36-passenger Safari Explorer on Molokai or at Kailua-Kona on the Big Island. Stops on the itinerary include Honomalino Bay on the Big Island, West Maui, Lanai and Molokai, where visitors explore Hawaiian culture and get a lesson in poi making.
Other activities include snorkeling with giant manta rays and sea turtles, exploring coral gardens and cruising through the Humpback National Marine Sanctuary, one of the world's most important whale habitats.
Dates: Select dates through April 12 and in November and December.
Price: From $3,595 per person, double occupancy. Availability may be limited. Includes entry fees to national parks and preserves, round-trip transfers and baggage handling fees between the airport and the boat, and all meals, refreshments and onboard activities. Airfare is not included.
Info: Small Ship Safaris, (800) 414-3090.