Maui Activities







1. Snorkeling and Scuba diving

Two of the best Maui activities are snorkeling and Scuba diving and one of the best places in Maui to do both is Molokini crater and Olowalu turtle reef. This crescent shaped islet is packed full of colorful fish, corals and sea turtles. Find great deals on snorkeling and scuba adventures here.

Maui Island Princess Molokini Express - CLICK HERE!

This is a great tour to explore Molokini islet and Olowalu turtle reef. It includes a continental breakfast, BBQ Lunch and unlimited soda and juices.

Another great place to snorkel or dive is Black Rock. It is located at the end of Kaanapali beach.

2. Surfing

Maui’s beaches are perfect for surfing and there lots of places that will teach you to surf in Maui. Here is one such place.

Maui Surf Lessons - CLICK HERE!

3. Parasailing

Maui Activities would not be complete without Parasailing. There is a great option for parasailing at Ka'anapali beach in front of Whaler’s Village. You will board a small boat and be taken a few minutes offshore to the larger parasail boat. You will be safely hooked onto the parasail in your harness and then lifted like a bird in the air on an 800 ft. line. The views of Ka anapali beach are amazing.

West Maui Parasail - CLICK HERE!

4. Whale Watching

Another great Maui activity is Whale watching. 3500 - 10,000 Humpback whales visit Maui between November and May. The whales come to breed, calve and feed their young. Maui’s south and west coast provide amazing opportunities for viewing these awesome endangered species. You can sometimes see the whales from the shore near Ma’ Alena Harbor, Ka anapali and some of the waterfront restaurants in La haina. The best way to see them is on Alii Nui Whale Watch Sail.

5. Zip Line adventures

There are three companies that have zip lines on Maui.

Skyline eco adventures has two locations. One is located on Haleakala ranch and the other is in West Maui called the Ka’anapali skyline adventure. This one is located deep in the mountains above Ka’anapali and con only be reached by off-road vehicles.

Kapalua resorts zip line course is part of the Kapalua adventure mountain outpost. This outpost also includes a giant swing, climbing tower and a challenging course of almost 2 miles of Parallel lines where you can soar through the West Maui mountains. This is one of the largest zip line courses in the United States.

Kapalua Adventures Zipline - CLICK HERE!


Piiholo Ranch Zip line is located within the 800 acre historic Piiholo Ranch just above Makawao Maui on Mt. Haleakala at an elevation of 2.000 feet. This zip line offers beautiful views of the Pacific Ocean. This is a great option after watching the sunrise on top of Haleakala.

Piiholo Ranch Tree Top Canopy Zipline - CLICK HERE!

6. Maui Horseback Riding

Maui offers a variety of Horseback trails ranging from quick trails, to romantic rides along the moonlit beach, to intensive cattle drives at one of Maui’s many cattle ranches.

Piiholo Ranch Horseback Riding on the island of Maui - CLICK HERE!


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