Maui Travel Guide

Maui Travel Guide published by Maui Nō Ka ʻOi Magazine

2017 kapalua wine and food festival

Move over, Bacchus — Jordan’s in the House

Michael Jordan will be lead sommelier for the sixth consecutive year at the Kapalua Wine and Food Festival.

A Whale of a Tale: Whale Encounters

A whale photographer on capturing the big picture.
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Ahhh, Maui day spas!

We review enticingly innovative treatments at Maui day spas.
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Longboarding

Along the coast of Maui, few things sing summertime more than the wide, rolling southern swells dotted with longboarders.
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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.
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Sacred Path Itineraries

Take a pilgrimage into island history through Maui's places of worship.
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Liquid Assets

A beginner learns to scuba dive—and introduces us to Maui's tropical reef life.
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7 Splendid Spas

Nothing is more luxurious than placing yourself in the hands of an expert massage therapist.
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Pop-Up Perfection

Pop-up private dinners are a hit.
Kapalua labyrinth by the sea

2007 Shaka List

31 Reasons to Love Maui!
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A Sacred Path

Exploring Maui’s places of worship is a pilgrimage into the rich and compelling history of this multicultural island.
Troon Golf

Troon Story

Troon Golf sharpens your golf skills on the course with drills and lessons to condition better practices.

2016 Maui Film Festival

Check out movie trailers and get tickets for the 2016 Maui Film Festival — one of Maui's most beloved annual events.
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Species on the brink: Monk Seals

The official state mammal of Hawai‘i, the monk seal, faces many threats.
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In Pursuit of Song

For researcher Jim Darling, the song of the humpback whale may hold the key to understanding this remarkable creature.
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Pali High

Hoofing it up Kealaloloa Ridge, we hike the winding pali trail and rediscover Maui’s past along the way.
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Saving Hawaiʻi’s Honu

Help create a future where Hawaiian green sea turtles are able to live unencumbered by human impact.
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2012 Shaka List

From Tongan choirs to camping at Hulopoe, our shaka list gives you 25 reasons to fall in love with Maui.
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Splendid Spas

From low-key to luxurious, we offer nine blissful ways to pamper yourself at Maui spas.
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Kids Pick the Best Maui Activities

Four youngsters of different ages and interests review a few kid-friendly activities on Maui.
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Five Holoholo Adventures

Consider this handful of day-trip itineraries a treasure map to the heart and soul of Maui.
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Hang On Tight

Take a wild ride with Blue Water Rafting along Maui's rugged Kanaio coast.
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Perfect Day: Land & Sea

Exploring Maui’s Upcountry and North Shore from the ground up.
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Activity ABCs

Some put the “active” in activity; others are more cultural. All are fun and inspiring.
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Cruising Sun Country

The Chinatown sector of Maui is hardly a tourist mecca. A drive can include farm-country attractions and some of the Chinese history of the island.
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The Volcano Next Door

An island-hop from Maui, the forces of creation are putting on a spectacular fireworks show—and you’ve got a ringside seat.

Top Maui Activities

From stargazing to FootGolf, Maui offers so many fun activities for all ages.