Mai Poina ʻOe Iaʻu Beach Park
Hawaiian Islands Humpback Whale National Marine Sanctuary
Numerous opportunities for volunteers, from reef fish surveys that you can combine with a snorkel outing to student internships.
Hawaiian Islands Humpback Whale National Marine Sanctuary Headquarters
If you’re curious about Maui’s most famous annual visitors, stop by the marine sanctuary headquarters. The center overlooks the ancient...
In ancient Hawaii, coastal fishponds were built to provide a ready source of fish for royal families. The most intact fishpond remaining...
Old salts and young salts – but very few hot peppers – keep this divey joint loud and convivial. Stop by for a shot of local flavor and...
Kihei Farmers Market
Sells island-grown fruits and vegetables – a bit pricey but fresh.
Mai Poina ʻOe Iaʻu Beach Park information
This long sandy beach at the northern end of Kihei is a popular morning launch for outrigger canoes and kayaks. After the wind picks up in the afternoon, it’s South Maui’s main venue for windsurfing.