Go on an adventure in Maui that you can tailor to your liking on this private tour from Wailea-Makena to Hana. This tour takes you in a luxury SUV from your hotel to Hana and back again. Explore the open road as you travel Hana Highway, stop for a continental breakfast in the surfing town of Paia, enjoy lunch at Hana Travaasa, and travel down rural roads absorbing views of the impressive volcano. Choose your private group size, and fill your guide in on tips about your interests and wants, so he or she can make your experience a day to remember.
Private tour from Wailea-Makena to Hana
Pick a group number between one and six people (prices vary)
Enjoy breakfast in the surfing town of Paia
Stop for lunch at the world-renowned hotel Hana Travaasa
Get picked up from your hotel in the Wailea-Makena area, and board a luxury SUV (either Cadillac Escalade or Suburban Luxury Edition) for this private tour to Hana. Please remember you can add notes at the time of booking about your personal interests, so your guide can better prepare for your tour.
After you get on the road, stop in the surfing town of Paia, and snag breakfast at a local restaurant. Afterward, your guide takes you along Hana Highway, as you enjoy the views of jungle rainforests and waterfalls, while visiting places you request. Some stops you might like to make include Nahiku Marketplace, Black Sand Beach, Koki Beach, Hana Bay, and Charles Lindbergh’s grave.
Next up is lunch at the hotel Hana Travaasa before you continue on to the more rural area of the highway. Take a break at Tedeschi Winery, and relax as you sample some wine.
Remember since the tour is just you and your private group, any stops can be requested by you, and the amount of time spent at each stop is also up to you. When the fun has ended, get dropped back off at your hotel.
Following pick-up at whatever location designated by the guests, it's off to the charming North Shore surfing town of Paia for a light breakfast (Included in Tour Price) from one its festive cafe's or coffee shops. We typically opt for the local and surfer's favorite Kuau Store.
Widely recognized as among the top surfing locations in the world, Hookipa offers stunning coastal views of the North Shore and the West Maui Mountains. Here guests watch on as some of the worlds best surfers glide across a seemingly endless procession of clear blue waves. Sea Turtles are commonly seen at this location and on occasion the rare Hawaiian Monk Seal.
The tranquil village of Keanae offers a glimpse into the Hawaii of old with a church built in the 1800's serving as its center. The picturesque setting here has been and continues to be the backdrop for numerous movies and professional photo shoots. It is here, at a place called "Auntie Sandy's" you will find that famous Banana Bread you have been hearing about..hot and fresh from the oven. Restroom Facilities are also available at this location
Home of the famous "Black Sand Beach." Incredible views, short and easy hiking trails, a cave called a "Lava Tube" and when conditions are right, a "Blow Hole." A great spot for a swim or hike (conditions permitting) and the perfect way to top off the morning before being treated to lunch just a few minutes away. Restroom and Changing Facilities are on location.
Lunch (Included in Tour Price/No Alcohol) at the Preserve Restaurant located at the world renowned Hotel Hana Travaasa tops off an awesome morning of exploration and adventure. The wide and diverse selection of the menu is certain to satisfy every taste and offers Gluten Free options. Following lunch perhaps take a stroll through the famous art gallery located adjacent to the restaurant. Alcoholic Beverages are available but not provided or included.
One of the many spectacular waterfalls located in East Maui and another picture perfect spot for that perfect vacation picture. Also the perfect spot for a post lunch swim (conditions and individual abilities permitting).