9 days in Maui Itinerary

9 days in Maui Itinerary

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Ka'anapali
— 3 nights
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Wailea
— 2 nights
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Hana
— 2 nights
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Kahului
— Few hours

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Ka'anapali

Ka'anapali ©
Perched at the western tip of Maui, the tourist hub of Ka'anapali offers a range of resorts and activities revolving around the beach.
Ka'anapali is known for adventure, wildlife, and spas. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: kick your exploration up a notch at some of the top local zipline courses and adventure parks, enjoy the sand and surf at Kapalua Beach, pause for some serene contemplation at Sacred Hearts Mission Church, and play a few rounds at Kapalua Resort.

Before you visit Ka'anapali, use our trip planner to discover what you can do and see there.

Austin to Ka'anapali is an approximately 14.5-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Central Standard Time to Hawaii Standard Time is minus 4 hours. Traveling from Austin in December, expect nights in Ka'anapali to be much warmer, around 68°F, while days are a bit warmer, around 78°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 4th (Fri) so you can go by car to Wailea.

Things to do in Ka'anapali

Outdoors · Parks · Tours

Side Trips

Kapalua, Maui
Highlights from your plan
The Magic Merman Snorkel Charters ©
The Magic Merman Snorkel Charters
The Spa at Black Rock ©
The Spa at Black Rock
Kapalua Beach ©
Kapalua Beach

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Wailea

Wailea ©
Wailea is a census-designated place (CDP) in Maui County, Hawaii, United States. On the 4th (Fri), stroll through Wailea Beach, kick back and relax at Ulua Beach, and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Wailea Beach Path. On your second day here, find your balance on the water with Paddle On! Maui, then contemplate the geological forces at Molokini Crater, and then kick back and relax at Makena Beach.

For reviews, more things to do, and other tourist information, read Wailea trip itinerary maker app.

Traveling by car from Ka'anapali to Wailea takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In December in Wailea, expect temperatures between 82°F during the day and 66°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Sun) to allow time to drive to Hana.

Things to do in Wailea

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches

Side Trips

Molokini Crater, Paddle On! Maui
Highlights from your plan
Paddle On! Maui ©
Paddle On! Maui
Wailea Beach ©
Wailea Beach
Makena Beach ©
Makena Beach

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Hana

Hana ©
Hana is one of the most isolated communities in Hawaii, with a permanent population of just over 1,000 people.
Kick off your visit on the 6th (Sun): kick back and relax at Wai'anapanapa State Park and then pause for some photo ops at Fagan's Cross. On your second day here, identify plant and animal life at Pools at Ohe'o, ride a horse along Pipiwai Trail, then kick back and relax at Red Sand Beach - Kaihalulu Beach, and finally don't miss a visit to Kalaloa Point.

To find where to stay, reviews, and tourist information, go to the Hana holiday planner.

Getting from Wailea to Hana by car takes about 2.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 82°F in December, and nighttime lows around 66°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Tue) early enough to travel to Kahului.

Things to do in Hana

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches

Side Trip

Haleakala National Park
Highlights from your plan
Red Sand Beach - Kaihalulu Beach ©
Red Sand Beach - Kaihalulu Beach
Pools at Ohe'o ©
Pools at Ohe'o

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Kahului

Kahului is a census-designated place (CDP) in Maui County, on the island of Maui, in the U.S. Start off your visit on the 8th (Tue): stop by Maui Specialty Chocolate, then see the world from above with a helicopter tour, and then capture your vacation like a pro with an inspiring photography tour.

For maps, ratings, more things to do, and tourist information, use the Kahului trip itinerary planning tool.

You can fly from Hana to Kahului in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of taxi and bus. Expect a daytime high around 82°F in December, and nighttime lows around 66°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Tue) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Kahului

Tours · Outdoors · Shopping
Highlights from your plan
Helicopter Tours
Photography Tours
Maui Specialty Chocolate ©
Maui Specialty Chocolate

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