The diverse beauty and incredible landscapes of Maui will be on full display as soon as you step off the plane, and there is no doubt that you will want to explore and see as many of these landscapes as possible. The lush mountains, rugged coastlines, white sand beaches, and the imposing figure of Haleakala are all begging to be discovered, which is one of the most fun parts of any vacation to Maui. One of the most incredible landscapes are the slopes of Haleakala, known as upcountry Maui, and offering some of the most fun and different Maui tours available.
Check out some of the top upcountry Maui Tours for your upcoming vacation.
As previously mentioned, Haleakala is an imposing figure, comprising a majority of the island and offering many great activities. The interior of the crater is a mesmerizing destination, where you can ride horseback along trails, take a hike, or just enjoy a view of the interior during a sunrise adventure. The summit of the volcano is the highest point on Maui, and from here, you can see the entire island and watch the Pacific Ocean disappear over the horizon.
A common stop towards the end of a Road to Hana Tour, Maui’s only winery is found upcountry, and is a great place to spend a few hours. Wine tasting is available, plus you can pick up a bottle of locally made wine, including the most popular choice: pineapple wine!
Ali’I Kula Lavender Farm
Located at 4,000 feet elevation, Maui’s only lavender farm offer the chance to escape to a truly remarkable destination. Enjoy a tour of the farm and discover interesting usages of lavender, while the intoxicating aroma of the stunning flower fills the air. The gift shop offers many great souvenirs and gifts that are locally made and a perfect choice to take home with you.
Pukalani Country Club
Even seasoned golfers are in awe at the Puakalai Country Club, a local treasure that just so happens to be one of the very best courses on the island. At an elevation of 1,000 feet elevation, the course is designed using the natural terrain, formed by volcanic activity. The course is incredibly challenging, and even if you lose a few balls or your score is a tad higher than you’d like, you’re surrounded by incredible beauty and will find views that you are sure to take your breath away.
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