Things to do on Maui

Explore waterfalls, go for a hike, see whales and turtles, enjoy the island’s best beaches — try stand up paddling, surfing, kayaking, snorkeling, parasailing, or scuba diving. Visit a nearby island or take an art class with friends… you have a lot of options!

Visit our blog for more ideas: Everyday Maui

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Hana By Two Roads

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Our writers share the joys of exploring Maui's remote eastern shore—in luxury or on a budget.

10 Great Adventures

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The toughest part of creating a list of Maui adventures? Narrowing it down.

Don’t Look Down!

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Kapalua's Mountain Outpost takes adventure to new--gulp!--heights.

Maui’s Best Beaches

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Find out who won our Maui best beach contest for 2015.

Blazing Saddles

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A pioneer in extreme mountain biking creates an outdoor playground designed for fun.

Thrill of the Cache

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A high-tech game of hike and seek leads to unexpected treasures.

Something’s Brewing

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It’s been a decade since Garrett Marrero and Melanie Oxley first put Maui on the craft brewery map. See what they're up to now.

Sweet Spot

Maui Country Club
Pick up some history about Maui Country Club, the oldest golf course on Maui.

Road Trip

Paia Maui Road Trip
Baldwin Avenue begins at sea level on Maui's north shore, and winds its way up the mountain to the crossroads of an old cowboy town. In between lies a century and a half of island history.

Maui’s Down Under

Olowalu Maui snorkel spots
A quick guide to Maui snorkeling spots. From Honolua Bay, Kapalua to Hulopoe Bay, Lanai, explore beneath the surface.

Maui’s Wild West

Maunalei Arboretum trail hike
From native forests to windswept coastlines, Kapalua's hiking trails offer rich exploration.

Surf’s Up, Dig In!

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Climb aboard an outrigger canoe for a twist on a time-honored sport.

Clubbing on the Green

King Kamehameha Golf Course Clubhouse
Maui County's golf clubhouses offer an array of dining choices, live entertainment, knockout views, and happy-hour libations for celebrating birdies or drowning that double-bogey. Here’s our leaderboard.

Five Rainy Day Activities on Maui

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Wondering what to do on Maui when it is raining? Here are five rainy day activities on Maui for the entire family.

Breaking News

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From new clubhouses, to fleets of new golf carts, to on-course renovations, Maui golf course layouts have spruced up for summer.

Your Own Private Ranch

Maui Ranch Vacation
Planning a luxury adventure in Maui is all about exploring the possibilities.

How to Walk down a Waterfall

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Wanna walk down a waterfall? Rappel Maui is the only company on the island that takes you rappelling down waterfalls.

2016 Maui Film Festival

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Check out movie trailers and get tickets for the 2016 Maui Film Festival — one of Maui's most beloved annual events.

I “Heart” Haleakala

Haleakala Crater Sunrise Photo
Explore the third largest volcano in the world in this photo essay featuring sunrise, camping, hiking, the rare silversword and more from Haleakala on Maui.

2015 Maui Obon Festival Schedule

Maui obon
Move beyond the beach this summer. Maui's Buddhist temples come alive during obon season, a favorite island tradition. Here's this year's schedule.

Blooming Business at Kula Botanical Garden

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Kula Botanical Garden is an Upcountry Maui treasure, blooming with a beautiful selection of exotic flowers, plants and tropical landscapes.

Haiku Flower Festival

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The Haiku Hoʻolauleʻa Flower Festival kicks off April 12, featuring live music, food booths, vendors, kids activities and more.

Sail Away

Maui yacht adventure
Climb aboard a private yacht for the all-day cruise of your dreams.

Night Dive

Who says Maui doesn't have nigthlife? Sixty feet beneath the surface, graceful rays and white-tipped sharks party amid the reef's other colorful characters.

Cousteau’s Kayak

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Paddle, pedal and sail your way to adventure on a sailing sea-kayak tour.

Well, well, WHALE!

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This season's first humpback whale has been spotted. Early season whale watch tours are happening now—sightings are guaranteed!

Kids Pick the Best Maui Activities

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Four youngsters of different ages and interests review a few kid-friendly activities on Maui.

Hiking & Camping in Haleakala

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Experience hiking and camping inside Haleakala crater on Maui. This hike starts at the Crater summit and goes through Kaupo Gap, ending in east Maui.