4. Maui: Private Valley Isle Customized Tour
The activities listed are options that you can choose from. This tour allows flexibility and is customized to your preferences. Whatever you choose, it will be a full day. In West Maui: - Go snorkeling (not a boat tour/must bring snorkel gear). - Discover coastline gems, majestic mountains, and cultural and historical sites. - Venture around the West Maui Mountain loop for coastal views and numerous activities: 1. Hike to the Nakalele Blowhole. 2. Swim in giant tide-pools (weather permitting). 3. Hike the Kapalua Trail, and go cliff jumping into a pristine ocean. 4. Take a stroll to the legendary Dragon's Teeth and labyrinth. 5. Take a leisurely walk through the lush jungle of Honolua Bay, and have local fresh fruit smoothies. 6. Visit the isolated and historical Kahakuloa Village for tasty Hawaiian snacks. 7. Visit Karen Lei's Gallery with over 100 local artists. 8. Discover ancient petroglyphs. On the south side of Maui (Kihei & Makena): - Go snorkeling (not a boat tour/must bring snorkel gear), or relax on the best beaches. In the central valley (Wailuku): - Iao Valley State Monument (advanced reservations $5 per person/please enquire): cultural tour, native species, stunning views, visit the Iao Needle, hike to the Iao Stream, our largest watershed, and take a dip in the freshwater pools (optional). - Visit Iao Valley Kepaniwai Heritage Park (free): cultural tour, views of Iao stream, our largest watershed, go rock hopping to the streams (optional). - Visit Maui's Tropical Plantation for stunning landscapes and views, with local coffee, fruits, snacks and produce, and the upscale Mill House restaurant for lunch. Upcountry Maui (Kula), you can see panoramic views from 2500 to over 4500 feet: - Visit the Kula Lavender Farm and diverse gardens, where all products are made with lavender ($3 per person) - Visit an organic vodka, rum, and gin distillery with beautiful views, Have unch at their farm-to-table cocktail cafe, paired with specialty drinks, purchase spirits and other items at their store, and/or book a 35 minute tour (advanced reservations for tour/please inquire). - Visit Maui Wine at Ulupalakua Vineyards (1 hour private tastings require advanced reservations/please inquire). North Shore, Paia: - Discover giant resting green sea turtles. - Visit acclaimed Ho'okipa Beach for great surfers, wind surfers, and kite surfers!