Maui Travel Guide

Maui Travel Guide published by Maui Nō Ka ʻOi Magazine

Maui Dinner Cruises + VIDEO

These Maui boat tours with catering chefs offer signature plated and buffet fare. Add the occasional sighting of a whale’s tail or two during whale season, and you’ve got an unforgettable dinner show.

Grown-up Getaway at Hotel Wailea

931 days had passed since my wife and I had a night to ourselves, away from our two young children. Cue the champagne—time for a getaway to the Hotel Wailea.
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Just Coast + VIDEO

Follow your local guide and make the most of West Maui on this perfect day tour.
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Happy Campers

Finding serenity (and sanity) at Lana‘i’s Hulopo‘e Beach

2017 Maui Film Festival

Maui Film Festival kicks off on Wednesday, June 21, with five days and nights of stimulating films, chic parties and celebrity appearances. Don't miss the great parties!
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20 Things We Love About Maui: The Shaka List

Every year, we publish the Shaka List: a serenade to some of what makes Maui nō ka ‘oi.
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Hawaii’s Best Beaches

Top beaches in Hawaii in these categories: best family beach, most iconic features, best snorkeling, and most romantic beach sunsets in Hawaiʻi.
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A Mermaid’s Tale

Meet the mermaid on staff at the Grand Wailea Resort.
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Maui’s Best Beaches

Find out who won our Maui best beach contest for 2015.
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25 Tips for Island Travellers

Plan the perfect vacation with tips from our insider guide to Maui. Discover the best activities for foodies, history buffs, adventurers and more.
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Gung Ho Sailing

During a lesson aboard the Gung Ho, you’ll work the lines, winches and sails, getting a workout while enjoying views of four different islands.
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In Pursuit of Song

For researcher Jim Darling, the song of the humpback whale may hold the key to understanding this remarkable creature.

Above and Beyond

Champion waterman Kai Lenny is changing the standup paddleboard industry with breakneck speed.
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Hiking Hālawa

This remote Moloka‘i valley is home to hardy Hawaiians, lizard deities, and fish that climb waterfalls.

Ooh, ooh, ‘Ulu!

The Festival of Aloha in East Maui is bound to be delicious!
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Longboarding

Along the coast of Maui, few things sing summertime more than the wide, rolling southern swells dotted with longboarders.
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Stand Up and Paddle!

See what's SUP in a water sport that's head and shoulders above the rest.
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One for the Road: Maui Craft Tours

Maui Craft Tours offers delectable tastes of the island.
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Chasing Daylight on Lāna‘i

Taking an island romp on Lāna‘i can find you slinging arrows . . . or mud . . . or more.
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Plush & Spicy

If phrases like “forward on the berries,”  “seductive mouth feel,” and “plush and spicy” make your taste buds whoop, you are in for a treat.
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Room at the Inn

Pa‘ia Inn, a trendy new boutique hotel on Maui’s North Shore inhabits an antique building that has undergone a series of transformations before last year's striking renovation.
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Managing the Mountain

Haleakala National Park’s newest superintendent tackles traffic on the summit.

Steals & Splurges

Here are ten penny-pinching tips for having food, fun, and a fabulous time on the Valley Isle—and ten more worth breaking the bank for.
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Maui’s Small Towns

We asked residents of Maui's small towns to share their favorite spots, shops, dining and more.
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Pali High

Hoofing it up Kealaloloa Ridge, we hike the winding pali trail and rediscover Maui’s past along the way.
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Activity ABCs

Some put the “active” in activity; others are more cultural. All are fun and inspiring.
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Cruising Sun Country

The Chinatown sector of Maui is hardly a tourist mecca. A drive can include farm-country attractions and some of the Chinese history of the island.

Events & News

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