We all know that Maui is incredibly beautiful, and you are going to spend your trip marveling at the diverse natural beauty of the island. Everywhere you look, Maui will take your breath away, and you will have to pinch yourself to believe that you are actually here. From the beaches to the summit of Haleakala, around every twist and turn of the Hana Highway, and to every nook and cranny of the island, it is downright amazing to see. And once you start to discover Maui’s stunning upcountry, the beauty becomes even greater. On the slopes of Haleakala, you’ll find a variety of amazing places to check out while you’re here, each contributing to the best vacation you may ever have.
Haleakala encompasses the entirety of southern Maui, and heading to the summit of the volcano is an experience you won’t want to miss. Most visitors head to the summit at sunrise to watch a new day break over the horizon, casting a light on the island that is too beautiful to describe. As the day brightens, the island reveals itself, and you can see the entire shape of the island, and continue your gaze to the ends of the Earth.
For those of age, a little wine tasting is always a welcome experience, especially when the wines are a local specialty. Taste wines made from fruits of local farms, and even pick up a bottle to take home; or for your hotel room. Insider tip: the pineapple wine is delicious!
Ali’I Kula Lavender Farm
Located at 4,000 feet elevation, Maui’s only lavender farm is a peaceful escape in a place where peaceful escapes is a specialty. Enjoy a tour of the farm and discover interesting usages of lavender, while enjoying the intoxicating aromas that are produced from the plants. Don’t forget to explore the gift shop and take home locally made goods from locally grown lavender.
Pukalani Country Club
Even seasoned golfers are in awe at the Puakalai Country Club, a local treasure that is also one of the best courses on the island. At an elevation of 1,000 feet elevation, the course is designed using the natural volcanic terrain that is a challenge to the best of the best. Even if your round doesn’t go the way you want it to, you’ll have unmatched views of the island and a terrific course to check off your list.
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