7 days in Maui Itinerary

7 days in Maui Itinerary

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7 days in Maui Itinerary

Start: New York City
+2
foot + Fly + Drive:  16​h 30​min
1
Hana
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 30​min
2
Wailea
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
3
Kapalua
— 1 night
Fly + foot:  15​h 45​min
End: New York City

1
night
Hana

Hana ©
Hana is one of the most isolated communities in Hawaii, with a permanent population of just over 1,000 people.
Start off your visit on the 20th (Mon): explore by horseback at Pipiwai Trail, view the masterpieces at Laura Mango Art Gallery, and then get impressive views of Haleakala Crater. On the 21st (Tue), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: get engrossed in the history at Hana Cultural Center, then tour the pleasant surroundings at Red Sand Beach (Kaihalulu Beach), then take in the exciting artwork at Hana Coast Gallery, and finally identify plant and animal life at Pools at Ohe'o.

To find more things to do, where to stay, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Hana trip itinerary builder .

New York City to Hana is an approximately 16.5-hour combination of flight and car. You can also fly; or do a combination of flight and car. The time zone difference moving from Eastern Standard Time to Hawaii Standard Time is minus 5 hours. Traveling from New York City in May, things will get somewhat warmer in Hana: highs are around 86°F and lows about 68°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 21st (Tue) so you can go by car to Wailea.

Things to do in Hana

Parks Outdoors Nature

Side Trip

Haleakala National Park
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Haleakala Crater ©
Haleakala Crater
Pipiwai Trail ©
Pipiwai Trail
Pools at Ohe'o ©
Pools at Ohe'o

2
nights
Wailea

Wailea ©
Wailea is a census-designated place (CDP) in Maui County, Hawaii, United States. Kick off your visit on the 22nd (Wed): tour the pleasant surroundings at Wailea Beach Path, enjoy the sand and surf at Ulua Beach, and then kick back and relax at Keawakapu Beach. Here are some ideas for day two: stroll through Makena Beach, then tour the pleasant surroundings at Big Beach, and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Little Beach.

To find photos, traveler tips, maps, and more tourist information, refer to the Wailea online tour itinerary planner .

You can drive from Hana to Wailea in 2.5 hours. In May, daytime highs in Wailea are 86°F, while nighttime lows are 68°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Thu) so you can drive to Kapalua.

Things to do in Wailea

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trip

Big Beach
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Ulua Beach ©
Ulua Beach
Makena Beach ©
Makena Beach
Little Beach ©
Little Beach

1
night
Kapalua

Kapalua ©
Kapalua is a census-designated place (CDP) in Maui County, Hawaii, United States. Start off your visit on the 24th (Fri): take in the dramatic natural features at Nakalele Blowhole, then look for all kinds of wild species at Honolua Bay, and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Kapalua Beach.

To find ratings, reviews, more things to do, and tourist information, read Kapalua journey planner.

You can drive from Wailea to Kapalua in 1.5 hours. Another option is to take a bus. When traveling from Wailea in May, plan for slightly colder days and about the same nights in Kapalua: temperatures range from 81°F by day to 70°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Fri) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Kapalua

Parks Outdoors Wildlife

Side Trip

Maui
Highlights from your plan
Honolua Bay ©
Honolua Bay
Kapalua Beach ©
Kapalua Beach
Nakalele Blowhole ©
Nakalele Blowhole

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