Atlantis Experiences, Atlantis Submarine, Carthaginian
For an unbelievable experience, a trip to Maui, Hawaii must consist of an undersea adventure in the modern, 48 passenger Atlantis Submarine.
You will encounter the incredible journey as part of the Atlantis Adventure submarine trip. This excursion will supply lifetime memories as you explore the fantastic Pacific Ocean off the west coast of Maui, near Lahaina.
Atlantis Adventures is the business that’s been long acknowledged as one of the primary traveler destinations on all the Hawaiian islands. Their submarine fleet uses tours around the islands of Oahu, Maui and the Big Island.
You will journey into a fantastic blue world about 130 feet below the surface in roomy, air-conditioned comfort.
Each Atlantis submarine tour starts with a brief flight aboard the shuttle boat “Kapena” to the sub dive website. Throughout the ride, you will see magnificent views of the Lahaina shoreline and the Hawaiian islands of Molokai and Lanai.
It’s an incredible sight to witness the submarine emerging in an excessive array of bubbles from the previous tour. Your initial step from the ferry to the submarine and board the outstanding sub, then climb down a metal ladder into the Atlantis.
Atlantis Submarine – captain
The skilled crew goes through an extensive safety check, notifying us there’s never been a problem in any Atlantis location– a perfect safety record!
The interior of the sub is immaculate and large. The sub is also air-conditioned, so travelers are incredibly comfortable throughout the entire journey. There are thirteen big portholes on each side of the sub for simple watching.
Each trip is led by educated and professional guides who offer interesting info about the marine environment. They likewise make the journey satisfying by adding humor to make it a fun experience for all.
Among the highlights was viewing an old, 97-foot long German freight carrier called the Carthaginian It was bought and deliberately sunk to produce an artificial underwater reef. Over time, the shipwrecked Carthaginian has become a self-sufficient habitat for a wide range of native sea turtles, fish, coral, and other marine life.
Atlantis Submarine – Carthaginian.
We were used close-up view of the ship and the coastline’s exotic tropical reefs.We saw many various varieties of fish, including black suggestion sharks and stingray. During the cold weather, keep a close lookout because you might even see whales.
Another unforgettable moment was when the sub was carefully rested on the ocean flooring sand. To monitor the sub’s real depth during our descent, there is a large overhead digital display screen. The display reading was 128 feet down.
After the incredible undersea adventure ends, it’s time to increase back to the surface area, hop on the shuttle boat and head back to the Lahaina Harbor.
Hats off to the expert team of Atlantis and the excellent excursion experience.