1. Kaanapali Beach
Hawaii is famous for it’s breathtaking clear water beaches. One of these famous spots to spend an afternoon is Kaanapali Beach with its white sand and crystal clear water. You can also enjoy the cliff diving ceremony every evening.
2. Drive down the road to Hana Highway
Rent a car and enjoy the drive down Hana Highway that connects Kahului and the town of Hana. Although the drive is only 45 miles, you will find some of the island’s most beautiful views of the ocean and waterfalls.
3. Ride a helicopter
Spend an afternoon out of the heat and see Maui from a different point of view.
4. Hike to the top of Haleakala to see the sunset
Being a volcanic island, Haleakala is a famous hiking point to watch the sunset from a peak that feels like you’re high up in the sky. It is the world’s largest dormant volcano.
5. Bike up and down Haleakala
Feeling even more adventurous? Rent a bike from one of the several bike rental shops and bike to Haleakala.
6. Zip line
Enjoy the lushness of the island by zip lining through trees as you find yourself immersed in nature with an unimaginable view of the ocean.
Cool yourself off in the water by looking for new underwater friends.
Be like one of the pros and golf at one of the 14 courses ranked in the top of the world’s best list. There’s a reason why the PGA TOUR’s Hyundai Tournament of Champions is held in Maui every year.
9. Rappel down waterfalls
For the adventurous outdoor lovers, take it up a notch and find yourself rappelling down waterfalls while experiencing some of the hidden treasures of Maui.
10. Eat at Mama’s Fish House Restaurant
Voted #1 by both locals and tourists, this restaurant is famed for its delicious entrée of seafood and local Hawaiian dishes. Don’t believe me? Check out the reviews on their Yelp page.
11. Maui Tropical Plantation
For nature and outdoor lovers, this is the perfect place to learn and see different tropical plants. You can also enjoy fine dining at the Mill House made with the freshest produce.
12. Wailea Beach
Spend a luxurious afternoon at one of the five crescent shad beaches in Wailea Beach.
13. Submarine Tour
If you are traveling with a family, this is a great excursion to witness the underwater world full of col reefs and marine life.
14. Whale watching
Voted as one of the best whale watching destinations, Maui is the perfect place to enjoy whale watching. If this is on your list of things to do while visiting Maui, make sure you plan your trip around mid-November to early-April since this is when thousands of Humpback Whales travel to Hawaii from Alaska.
15. Experience culture at Old Lahaina Luau
End the night by experiencing the rich culture of the island while enjoying a delicious dinner and show.
About the Author
Rebecca Chun// Rebminlu
Rebecca, or as most people call her, Reb is a traveler currently living and exploring different parts of China. Check out her blog to find more hidden treasures in China.