Look for the blue shoreline access sign, on Wailea Alanui Dr. Tours are offered daily starting at 8am and last until about 3:30pm. Turn left at the Kapalua Resort sign on Office Rd. It used to be a village, Mokuhinia, with a revered pond that was the home of a moo a spirit in the form of a lizard , which the royal family honored as their personal guardian spirit. This beach on the ocean side of Kauiki Hill, just south of Hana Bay, is truly a sight to see.
Drive down Baldwin Ave until the end. Depending on how much time you have on your final day, you can choose from relaxing on the beach, snorkeling with tropical fish, being pampered in a spa, or shopping. Check your brakes before racing down Haleakala on a bike. At the light at Dickenson St. But the town has proved remarkably adaptable, becoming a popular hippie hangout in the 1960s and 1970s some of the shops retain a bit of residual counterculture from those days and developing an international reputation as a windsurfing mecca in the 1980s.
Lahaina Square, 840 Wainee St. If you have some energy to spare, hike over to La Pérouse Bay, along the rugged shoreline, and see the Ahihi-Kinau Natural Preserve on p 101. For more information contact the Lahaina Yacht Club, 835 Front St. From Hana head west on Hwy. If you have young kids who are not used to the waves, you might consider taking them to the swimming pool at your hotel. Then head to Hana Bay for a picnic.
The northern end of Kihei is best: Ohukai Park, the first beach as you enter South Kihei Rd. At the end of the street are the ancient temples of W Halekii and Pihanakalani. When 31 ends, take a right onto Wailea Iki Dr. This grand corniche has at least 33 switchbacks; passes through numerous climate zones; goes under, in, and out of clouds; takes you past rare silversword plants and endangered Hawaiian geese sailing through the clear, thin air; and offers a view that extends for more than 100 miles 30km. Harpoons and scrimshaw are on display and the museum has even re-created the Baldwin Home Museum. Before you leave, stop and admire the view of Iao Valley and the West Maui Mountains. Hoping to sunbathe on a secluded beach, or to explore Haleakala National Park? I love everything about this beach, located next to the Kapalua Resort.
The Chinese were among the various immigrants brought to Hawaii to work in the sugar-cane fields. Inside the guide: Full-color photos and useful maps, including a tear-resistant foldout map in its own re-sealable envelope. The staff will match you up with a partner if you need one. The deli has a few seats, but the beach is just across the street. For a detailed description of this route, see p 66. Arthur Frommer created the best-selling guide series in 1957 to help American servicemen fulfill their dreams of travel in Europe, and since then, we have published thousands of titles became a household name helping millions upon millions of people realize their own dreams of seeing our planet. Parking for the Kanana Wildlife Sanctuary is behind the mall, across from Cutter Automotive, where hwys.
Not only is it easier, but it will save you time. You can hike in the crater p 89 , speed down the mountain on a bicycle p 97 , or simply wander about the park. Travel is easy with Frommer's. From here a short trail leads Bikers admiring the view from Kalahaku Overlook. Imagine the Statue of Liberty being torn down and replaced with a dusty ball park. The trip is about 30 to 40 miles 48. Big eaters may want to try the eggs Benedict or Florentine with a light but flavorful hollandaise and perfect baguettes.
Your vacation time is too precious. Trips leave from Maalaea Harbor and include breakfast and a barbecue lunch. Head over to the Baldwin Home Museum to begin the Lahaina tour p 50 , which covers the days of the whalers and missionaries and their effect on Lahaina. Eleven years later, Captain James Makee added 1,600 head of livestock to the ranch. Ala Wail nu ea iD r.
Wailea Tennis Club, 131 Wailea Ike Place. The old ways were dying—and the new ways were foreign and frightening. Facilities include restrooms, showers, picnic tables, barbecue grills, and a paved parking lot. Daily 9am—5pm until 6pm July—Aug. Spend the night in Hana.
Entertainment 3 nights a week, ranges from jazz to Hawaiian to Latin. I always order the homegrown Haleakala coffee and one of the fresh-baked pastries at this tiny wooden coffeehouse. The courses at Kaanapali offer a challenge to all golfers, from high handicappers to near-pros. He says he has beginners standing up in their first lesson. The hike can take 1 to 2 hours, depending on how fast you hike and how long you linger at the top admiring the breathtaking view. It tells a fascinating story of old Hawaii, with graves of Hawaiian chiefs, commoners, missionaries, and their families infant mortality was high then , and sailors. Tedeschi Vineyards and Winery, off Hwy.
After a couple of hours of kayaking and snorkeling, stop for a picnic lunch at Makena Landing, then explore this area. Trip length: 3 days and 195 miles 314km 1 Kapalua. Inside the crater are some 27 miles 43. Manufactured in China 5 4 3 2 1 A Note from the Publisher Organizing your time. The Shops at Wailea, 3750 Wailea Alanui Dr. June 10 is a state holiday with a massive floral parade, hoolaulea party , and much more.