Maui Explorer

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As your helicopter glides over west Maui’s soaring network of 17 cascading waterfalls known as the ‘Wall of Tears’ and you gaze out over the island’s lush volcanic interior, you’ll know that Maui has much more to offer than world-famous beaches.

Take in panoramic views of Maui’s lush volcanic hinterland from the summit of Mount Haleakala Crater; discover rare protea blossoms, silverswords plants and the Nene Goose deep within Haleakala National Park; and visit the island’s vibrant sugar cane communities in the picturesque town of Wailuku. Ponder the lush tropical environment of Maui’s Hana coast as you pass world-famous windsurfing beaches, magnificent coastal vistas, view the crashing waves form Keanae Valley Lookout, and stop for a refreshing swim in a pristine rainforest pool. Take a breath-taking helicopter flight over west Maui’s ‘Wall of Tears’ – a network of 17 cascading waterfalls – and visit quaint Old Lahaina Town and its historic whaling harbor. ... Show More »

An experienced team of expert guides and private drivers will take you deeper into Maui’s lush interior, vibrant history and touching myths than you could have ever imagined. You’ll also enjoy ample free time to relax on the island’s finest beaches at your beachside resort and play it your way with optional experiences such as a romantic sunset dinner cruise and traditional multi-course Luau feast that reveals Maui’s contagious lust for life.

Enjoy a personalized vacation that best suits your needs, developed by one of our experienced destination experts. Relax during your trip with our 24/7 support and expert local guidance.

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Day 1: Kahului - Lahaina

You will be met at Kahului Airport, and provided with a transfer to Kaanapali.

Accommodation: Hyatt Regency Resort & Spa (5*)

Hyatt Regency Maui Resort & Spa is located on 40 spectacular oceanfront acres on famed Ka'anapali Beach and offers unlimited activities in a setting of tropical luxury. This standout among Maui resorts offers something for everyone; half acre pool with a 150-foot lava tube water slide, an extensive collection of Asian art, lush landscaping with exotic wildlife, a rooftop astronomy program, six tennis courts, nightly "Drums of the Pacific" Polynesian Luau, four award winning restaurants, two lounges and of course, Maui's only oceanfront full-service spa, the magnificent Spa Moana and Moana Athletic Club.

Lahaina
Lahaina
Hyatt Regency
Hyatt Regency

Day 2: Lahaina

This Maui tour will take you to the famous dormant volcano Mount Haleakala. On your adventure you will also get to see the unique Iao Needle located in Iao Valley, and enjoy a combination of a scenic narrated tour of Haleakala and the unique Iao needle in Iao Valley State park, and a stop to visit the town of Wailuku on this sightseeing adventure. Experience historic sites and famous landmarks as well as flower farms & sugar cane plantations. Round trip hotel transportation, expert narration and admissions included.

Accommodation: Hyatt Regency Resort & Spa (5*)
 Hawaii State Bird - Nene Goose
Hawaii State Bird - Nene Goose

Day 3: Maui - Lahaina

Enjoy a day of exploration around the lush tropical environment of Maui's Hana coast. Your destination is the breath-taking region of Hana, one of the most isolated areas in all of Hawaii. Located on the eastern end of the beautiful island of Maui, Hana is a natural paradise that very few tourists indeed get to see. This road trip is worth every minute; head off the beaten track, set eyes upon virgin fields, see corners of Hawaii not even long-time visitors will know and, especially, lose track of your senses in the overall natural charm of Hana. This adventure on the road to Hana offers you unforgettable vantage points and glimpses of hidden corners that could easily pass for heaven on earth. Immerse yourself in the sights as you travel in our comfortable air conditioned motor coach. Begin your outing the moment you are whisked from your hotel and taken away into the wilderness. Throughout the journey, experience our award winning tour guide narration. Your charismatic guide, well-versed in the history and geography of the islands, will let you in on the fascinating stories that hide behind every sight, area and landmark you drive by. Also included in the ride is a stop for a taste of some delicious traditional Hawaiian cuisine.

Accommodation: Hyatt Regency Resort & Spa (5*)
Black Sand Coast at Waianapanapa State Park
Black Sand Coast at Waianapanapa State Park

Day 4: Maui - Lahaina

West Maui is considered one of the wettest places on earth. Long streaming waterfalls and vibrant green valleys are trademarks of this incredible volcanic wonderland. Weather permitting, highlights of this flight include: the "Wall of Tears" with over 17 waterfalls flowing at once; Maui's tallest waterfall, Honokohau Falls, with a vertical drop of over 1,100 feet. View the resorts of Kaanapali and Kapalua. Take in Old Lahaina Town with its quaint historic whaling harbor. Fly by Launiupoko, Olowalu and Ukumehame valleys. Finally, circle the vast central Maui sugarcane and pineapple fields as you return to Sunshine's heliport. Whale watching is in season.  Transfers are not included.

Accommodation: Hyatt Regency Resort & Spa (5*)
Aerial of West Maui
Aerial of West Maui

Day 5: Maui - Lahaina

Enjoy time at leisure to explore at your own pace, or relax at your hotel.

Experience the enchantment of a romantic dinner cruise on the island of Maui. You'll see spectacular sunset views and night lights from the islands of Molokai, Lanai and Maui, while being served table-side by the friendly staff. Watch the stars come out over the ocean on the open-air upper dining deck. Live music and dancing are featured after dinner in the air-conditioned main cabin, or you can stay at your table and enjoy the rest of your evening cruise along the Maui coastline. You will have the possibility enjoy the table side service, live music & Maui's largest floating dance floor. (Transportation to and from the cruise is not included)

Accommodation: Hyatt Regency Resort & Spa (5*)
Sunset
Sunset

Day 6: Lahaina

Enjoy time at leisure to explore at your own pace, or relax at your hotel.

As the royalty were in days gone by, you will be summoned by a conch shell trumpet to the Royal Lahaina Resort Luau. Maui's longest running Luau show takes place throughout the week at sunset. The evening sky anticipates the feast to come, an amazing display of papaya, mango, and guava that fades into a glittering wash of stars.  Polynesian drums guide you to the oceanfront setting where a traditionally prepared pig, slowly roasted in an underground Imu, is the centerpiece of an elaborate, multi-course feast. Dance, music and song conjure the myths and stories from throughout Polynesia into an evening of unforgettable performances culminating in a spectacular Fire Dance Finale.
Please note: transportation is not included to the Royal Lahaina, it is approx. a 5 min drive from the Westin

Accommodation: Hyatt Regency Resort & Spa (5*)
Fire Dancer
Fire Dancer

Day 7: Lahaina

Meet your driver for a private airport transfer.

Accommodation:
We can customize this private tour just for you. Any element can be tailored – activities, length, hotels and destinations.
Call us at 1 888 903-2001 or request a quote.

Trip Terms & Conditions

  • Your deposit is due immediately on booking (30% of program price, minimum $350). The balance is due 90 days prior to departure.
  • Cancellations of confirmed bookings 90 days or more prior to departure will receive full refund minus a $350 (per person) administrative fee and any non-refundable paid fees (e.g. non-refundable airfare, cruise or hotel deposits). 60-89 days will be subject to loss of 30% of program price. 30-59 days will be subject to loss of 50% of program price. 29 days or less will be subject to loss of 100% of program price.
  • Tour quotes do not include airfare to/from the trip start point unless noted on the itinerary
  • Cost increases in currency exchange, government fees, taxes, surcharges or hotel/lodge tariff increases between quote date and start date are payable by the client.
  • Availability cannot be guaranteed until booked. We will exercise best efforts to book hotels per the itinerary, however, in busy seasons and with client bookings made within 90 days of tour date we may be forced to offer substitutes.
  • Payment of the program price constitutes your acceptance of the terms and conditions set out at www.kensingtontours.com/terms-and-conditions
  • Living Standards and practices at destination may differ from those in North America with respect to provisions of utilities, services and accommodation.

Hyatt Regency Resort & Spa (5*): Lahaina

Hyatt Regency Maui Resort & Spa is located on 40 spectacular oceanfront acres on famed Ka'anapali Beach and offers unlimited activities in a setting of tropical luxury. This standout among Maui resorts offers something for everyone; half acre pool with a 150-foot lava tube water slide, an extensive collection of Asian art, lush landscaping with exotic wildlife, a rooftop astronomy program, six tennis courts, nightly "Drums of the Pacific" Polynesian Luau, four award winning restaurants, two lounges and of course, Maui's only oceanfront full-service spa, the magnificent Spa Moana and Moana Athletic Club.

Hyatt Regency
Hyatt Regency
We can customize this private tour just for you. Any element can be tailored – activities, length, hotels and destinations.
Call us at 1 888 903-2001 or request a quote.
We can customize this private tour just for you. Any element can be tailored – activities, length, hotels and destinations.
Call us at 1 888 903-2001 or request a quote.
We can customize this private tour just for you. Any element can be tailored – activities, length, hotels and destinations.
Call us at 1 888 903-2001 or request a quote.

* USD per person, double occupancy. Custom designed personal tour. Prices subject to change.

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