Named the top Honeymoon destination in 2020 by World Travel Awards, Maui is a wonderful choice for all couples, and not just honeymooners looking for a getaway together. Hawaii’s 2nd largest island offers 30 miles of gorgeous beaches, lush hiking trails, and endless waterfalls to explore. Let’s take a look at some amazing ways you can explore that this island has to offer.
Start your day by ascending Mt. Haleakala, a dormant volcano that formed over 1 million years ago, arriving just as the new day dawns. Enjoy the majestic views from 9,740 feet above sea level. Check out the Haleakala Visitor’s Center for more information on the Haleakala National Park. Afterwards descend through the clouds and arrive at Kula Lodge for a delicious breakfast. This Haleakala Sunrise Tour With Breakfast lasts 9.5 hours and is offered Tuesday - Friday.
Another great way to start the day is with a morning horseback ride along the coast. Begin at the Mendes Ranch Corral where you will meet your horse before heading out along the trail to the coast. At the coastline, trail guides will take photos of you with the seascape in the background before heading back to the corral. This Aloha Oceanfront Horseback Ride - Morning lasts 1.5 hours with an option to take an afternoon tour instead.
Perfect for both first-time and intermediate surfers, take a private surf lesson for two! All lessons are private and personalized for you and your partner. Like-new equipment is provided including surf boards, surf shirt, and surf shoes. This Private Surf Lesson near Lahaina - 2 People tour lasts 1.5 hours and is offered daily with several different start times.
Spend the afternoon snorkeling some of the most popular spots in West Maui. See Hawaiian Green Sea Turtles, tropical fish and beautiful coral. Throughout your trip the tour provider will use HD cameras to capture your adventure. Appetizers and an open bar are included. Afternoon West Maui Snorkel lasts 3 hours and is offered every day of the week except Mondays.
For off-road adventure enthusiasts try this exciting ATV tour. This experience includes lots of mud, hill climbs, river crossings, jungle canopy, forest and tight turns. Never a dull moment! See stunning views, livestock and lots of wildlife. Lahaina ATV Adventure is offered daily and lasts two hours.
Private Road to Hana Jeep Tour is the perfect experience for those that want to travel all the way to Hana and experience much of this famous highway. Highlights of this tour include visiting numerous waterfalls, Ke’anae Village, green sea turtles at Ho’okipa, and a visit to a rare black sand beach. Private Road To Hana Jeep Tour with Pickuplasts 10 hours and is available every day of the week.
Take a small group day tour of some of Maui’s most scenic locations including Haleakala National Park, Iao Valley and Kealia Wildlife Refuge. Continental breakfast and lunch are included. Haleakala, Maui Upcountry, Iao Valley Day Tour lasts 12 hours, check tour calendar for availability.
If your trip to Maui is in the winter months consider a whale watching tour. There are two wonderful options for couples. First is the Deluxe Whale Watch Sail from Lahaina. This three hour experience includes lunch on a sailing catamaran. The tour is led by certified Marine Naturalists and whale sightings are guaranteed if no whales are sighted you can go again for free! Whale sighting success rate is 97%. This tour lasts 3 hours and is offered daily from December 1st through mid-April. The 2nd tour option is a Sunset Cocktail Cruise which has appetizers and cocktails included with the same whale sighting guarantee. This tour is offered on Fridays and Sundays only and lasts two hours.
Relax aboard a new luxury sailing catamaran, Ocean Spirit and enjoy an adults-only sunset cruise with pupus (appetizers), cocktails and island music. This Ocean Spirit Adults Only Sunset Sail from Lahaina lasts 2 hours and is offered on Friday and Saturday evenings. For a full dinner cruise experience try this Dinner Cruise from Lahaina - Premium Seating which is offered daily.
What vacation to Hawaii is complete without attending a luau? Spend the evening at the Royal Lahaina Resort and experience Maui’s longest and most exciting luau show. The evening includes an aloha greeting and lei, tropical cocktails, beer, wine and non-alcoholic beverages, all you eat buffet, Hawaiian music, Polynesian stage production with traditional dances, full cast fire finale, and pre-assigned seating. Myths of Maui Luau at the Royal Lahaina Resort - General lasts two and half hours and availability varies so check the tour calendar. A VIP experience is also available which includes private VIP entrance, preferential seating, early access to the buffet and premium liquor cocktails.