Maui Travel Guide

Maui Travel Guide published by Maui Nō Ka ʻOi Magazine

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Maui Beaches for Kids

Get the most of the Maui coast with our age-appropriate picks for kids from toddler to teen.
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Surf’s Up, Dig In! Outrigger Canoe Surfing

Climb aboard an outrigger canoe for a twist on a time-honored sport.
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Hawaii’s Best Beaches

Top beaches in Hawaii in these categories: best family beach, most iconic features, best snorkeling, and most romantic beach sunsets in Hawaiʻi.
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Kīpahulu Hike: This Way To the Waterfall

We visit Waimoku, the roughly 400-foot falls cascading down the face of a U-shaped valley headland at the end of two-mile Pīpīwai Trail.
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Cool Pools and Hot Spas

Diving into Maui pools, we found that each one reflected its own sense of place — not just its location on the island, but also the overall feel of its host resort.
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Pop-Up Perfection

Pop-up private dinners are a hit.
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Hot Wheels

At Maui Raceway Park, life’s a drag — and that’s a good thing.
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Gathering of Love

Huialoha has weathered earthquakes, storms, even the exodus of its people. For 150 years, the remote Maui coast has summoned a cast of characters to its aid.
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In the House of the Sun

Taller than Everest, quieter than the Mojave, Haleakalā has a power all its own.
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Maui’s Best Beaches

Find out who won our Maui best beach contest for 2015.
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Perfect Day Upcountry + VIDEO

Follow your local guide and make the most of Upcountry Maui.
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Get Your Fill: Maui Food Tour + VIDEO

Follow your local guide and make the most of Maui on this 'foodie tour.'

Experience Maui

Check out this list of super fun activities to check on while you're visiting Maui, Hawai'i.
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2017 Shaka List

20 Things We Love About Maui: Beats & Eats, Hashimoto persimmons, IMUA Family Services, Outrigger-canoe surfing & more!
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Perfect Day Upcountry

Follow your local guide and trade the holiday hustle and bustle for an Upcountry itinerary filled with leisurely discoveries.
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Maui Food Truck Directory

Hungry? Check out these Maui food trucks located around the island.
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A Mermaid’s Tale

Meet the mermaid on staff at the Grand Wailea Resort.

Above and Beyond

Champion waterman Kai Lenny is changing the standup paddleboard industry with breakneck speed.
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Pāʻia Youth & Cultural Center channels adolescent energy through a positive charge of fun, learning and Hawaiian values.

A Whale of a Tale: Whale Encounters

A whale photographer on capturing the big picture.
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Mokio Preserve

Mokio Preserve is an adventure in itself.
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The Pull of History

The ocean holds endless lessons in Hawaiian culture and tradition.

Immerse Yourself

Explore the world of humpback whales in the first of-it-kind 3D Sphere only at Maui Ocean Center.
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Royal Treatment: Perfect Day at Hotel Wailea

Ready to spend a day in a posh seaside enclave? Here’s your itinerary.
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The Microscopic Marvel of Sand

Marvel at the black, red and white sand beaches that make up the shores of Maui, then discover the scientific story of how they got that way.
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How to Catch a Whale

Underwater photographer Douglas Hoffman tells us what it takes to capture Maui’s most famous visitor, the illusive humpback whale, in its natural environment.

Steals & Splurges

Here are ten penny-pinching tips for having food, fun, and a fabulous time on the Valley Isle—and ten more worth breaking the bank for.