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O’heo Gulch

Ohe’o Gulch, also known as the Seven Sacred Pools, is a popular destination for visitors to Haleakala National Park (East side).The area is known for its scenic beauty, with a series of pools and waterfalls that are fed by the … Read More

Pipiwai Trail

Pipiwai Trail belongs to the most beautiful hikes on Maui and deserves to be on your to-do list. The combination of gorgeous scenery, moderate hiking, and the opportunity to experience Hawaii’s tropical rainforest make it a truly memorable experience. The … Read More

Makamakaole stream – 13 crossigs

13 crossings is a beautiful but quite a challenging hike as you will have to cross Makamakaole stream surprise, surprise 13 times. Lush foliage, a bubbling stream, a sweet smell of guava and ginger flowers, a small bamboo forest as … Read More

Sightseeing

Maui Tropical Plantation

Maui Tropical Plantation is definitely worth a visit. Lots of little shops, art studio and a fresh fruit stand. You can take a guided 40 min. tram tour or just walk the grounds. The view of the West Maui Mountains … Read More

Pioneer Inn in Lahaina

Lahaina Town Day Trip

Lahaina is one of Hawaii’s most historic towns and is certainly worth a visit. Here is my sample itinerary for Lahaina. Our family of 4 (2 adults, 2 kids age of 10 and 12) found plenty of wonderful activities that … Read More

Ocean and mountain view from Lanilili Peak.

Waihee Ridge Trail

Previous Next When flying to Hawaii from the mainland you’re traveling west, which means you gain time. Usually the time difference is 2-3 hours so there’s a big possibility you’ll wake up very early on your first couple of days … Read More

Whalers Village

Previous Next Whalers Village is a beachside shopping mall right in the middle of Ka’anapali. You can definitely spend a whole day here shopping, dining, visiting a whaling museum, doing escape rooms, or just enjoying the white sand of Ka’anapali … Read More

Makaluapuna Point

Previous Next Makaluapuna Point hike is a very nice short walk with great views. On your way you’ll see unique lava formations that look like the lower teeth of a dragon. Therefore an unofficial name of this place –  the … Read More

Honolua Park Hike & Snorkel

The forth stop during my West Side of Maui Day Trip was Honolua Park.  Great small adventure especially if you love to snorkel. (The three parking lots closest to Honolua Bay Access Trail are highlighted with yellow on the Google … Read More

Nakelele blowhole in its full force

Nakelele Blowhole Scenic Hike

Previous Next Second stop of the West Maui Day Trip is Nakelele blowhole scenic hike. This can be a long (around 2 hours) or a short (around 20 min) hike depending on your plans. For a long hike version look … Read More

View of Napili Bay from the south side

Napili Bay & Gazebo Restaurant

Previous Next Napili Bay is a beautiful white sand beach at the northwest of Maui. Just across the bay is the eastern side of Moloka’i so the views there are just amazing. While visiting stop at the top rated restaurant … Read More

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Day Trip: West Side of Maui

Spending time at the beach is great but there’s so much to explore on Maui. Day trips can be a fun and exciting adventure for the whole family! Every guest in our condo receives a detailed Welcome Book where we … Read More