Visiting Maui? Save These December Highlights
by Megan and Aram
Take a whale watching tour
"Humpback whales return to Maui every winter to have their babies"
Experience a traditional luau
"The dances and music of a luau are a glimpse of Hawaii's rich history and culture"
Snorkel in Turtle Town
"A tour will take you to the best spots to see the island's beautiful green sea turtles"
See sunrise at Haleakala National Park
"The breathtaking landscape is worth the early rise"
Unwind on Kaanapali Beach
"It's no wonder 'America’s best beach' was once reserved solely for royalty"
Take a helicopter tour over Maui
"Get a bird's-eye view of the lush rainforests, jaw-dropping Iao Valley, and the magnificent Honokohau Falls"
See the festive lighting of the banyan tree
"This massive 147-year-old tree is lit up with thousands of lights every December"
Take the Road to Hana
"It's the quintessential, and epic, Hawaiian road trip"
See the tropical blooms at Kula Botanical Garden
"Most of the island's Christmas trees come from here too, so you can make your December vacation even more special"
Sail to Lanai
"It's where you'll find the least-crowded snorkel spots to swim among fish, seals, octopuses, and even dolphins"
See more of the best activities in Maui in December