Are you looking for a few ideas for mobility-friendly activities on Maui? Here are a few ideas – some paid and some free of charge!
Reservations at ‘Iao Valley State Park
Have you visited ‘Iao Valley? This is a short hike with stairs with great historical significance to Hawaiians. New ~ get your reservations!
Are you going on a whale watch?
Have you been on a whale watch? It’s a great way to learn more about whales and see them ‘up close’. As is the Great Whale Count.
Kahakapao Loop trail
Have you been to the Makawao Forest? We hiked Kahakapao Loop Trail in one of Maui’s rainforests, perfect for those with sunburns.
Paper Garden workshops
Today I attended one of the Paper Garden workshops in Wailea. It was so much fun spending time with local artists and being creative.
Live concert events on Maui
Maui has numerous live concert venues. Of course nothing quite beats a secret Katy Perry concert at the beach.
Do you love tequila? Have you checked out Maui’s own blue agave farm and distillery yet? Today I went for a tour!
Holiday Events 2022 ~ Updated
Are you looking to celebrate the holidays while on vacation? Here is my list of Maui holiday events for 2022.
How to find humpback whales!
Curious how to spot humpback whales when on Maui? Whale season runs January through March. Here are some resources to get you started.
Cara’s favorite Maui to-dos
Here are a few of my favorite Maui to-dos. Haleakala definitely tops the list, together with whale watching (January-March).
Coming soon – the Made in Maui County Festival!
This year’s annual Made in Maui County Festival takes place on Saturday November 5th at the MACC. Best craft fair on Maui!
Non-mineral sunscreen is now illegal on Maui
On October 1, 2022 Maui County’s non-mineral sunscreen ban went into effect. How will this affect you when you travel to Maui?
My West Maui/Molokai helicopter ride!
Today we took an Air Maui helicopter ride to explore the West Maui mountains and Molokai. The scenery is amazing.
How about a Lanai daytrip?
Have you considered a daytrip to the island of Lanai? Lanai is the 6th largest Hawaiian island with a very laid back vibe.
The Lahaina Pali Trail
We hiked the first portion of the West end of the Lahaina Pali Trail. The hike and the views are just incredible.
La Perouse bay – the lava fields
La Perouse Bay lies at the south end of Maui’s lava fields. This is an in-out hike across lava rocks with amazing ocean views.
Cycling on Maui
How about cycling on Maui? Here are a few tips and photos from our cycling enthusiast cousin. What a way to explore Maui!
The gin taste-off
We had a gin taste-off of three of Maui’s gins, Kupu and Fy and FID St. Have you tried some of Maui’s local alcohol and toured the facilities?
Cara’s favorite restaurants
I am often asked about my favorite restaurants. Here are my Maui favorites. Some openings times have changed due to staffing shortages.
Should you go to a luau
What is a luau and is this a must-do event while on Maui? There are six commercial events, but you can also watch for free.