1 Ritz-Carlton Drive, Kapalua, Maui, Hawaii 96761 USA
Phone:  +1 (808) 669-6200   •  Map & Directions


Immerse yourself in your personal passion, whether it is exploring the ocean or mountains, adding another memorable golf experience to your repertoire, finding new ways to stay fit and even more enticing ways to relax. This resort offers plenty of things to do in and around Kapalua, with countless ways to explore Maui’s famous underwater world, embark on outdoor adventures and watersport activities of every kind, and discover eco-adventures with Jean-Michel Cousteau’s Ambassadors of the Environment.

Jean-Michel Cousteau’s Ambassadors of the Environment 

  • Kids and Youth Programs
  • Adult and Family Programs
  • Whale Watching (seasonal)
  • Group Activities


Ocean Activities

  • Snorkeling
  • Kayaking
  • Outrigger Canoeing
  • Stand-up Paddling
Hiking Exploration

  • Rainforest Hiking
  • Coastal Trail Hiking
Complimentary and Cultural Activities

  • Sense of Place 
  • Hula Lessons
Fitness Center

  • State of the art equipment
  • Personal training sessions
  • Daily fitness classes

  • Cabana Suite 
  • Cabanas 
  • Casabellas
December 15 - April 15: Zodiac Whale Watch with Jean-Michel Cousteau's Ambassadors of the Environment
Get up close and personal with our ultimate whale watch! Our fast, safe and comfortable Zodiac ensures every seat is front row and with expert narration from our naturalists, this is an adventure you can’t miss. Please call for age and participation requirements. $99 per guest, available Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday.

Reserve your whale watch today by calling (808) 665-7292.

Expand Your Horizons!
At the Ambassadors of the Environment Center, guests can check-out a wide variety of educational books, DVDs and board games to enjoy during their stay!
Jean-Michel Cousteau
The Ritz-Carlton, Kapalua is honored to partner with Jean-Michel Cousteau’s Ocean Futures Society, a non-profit organization with the motto, “Protect the ocean and you protect yourself.” The mission of Ocean Futures Society is to explore our global ocean, inspiring and educating people throughout the world to act responsibly for its protection, documenting the critical connection between humanity and nature, and celebrating the ocean’s vital importance to the survival of all life on our planet.