The Hawaiian Island of Maui, formed millions of years ago by volcanic eruptions, is the ideal tropical paradise for holidaymakers to explore the unknown, relax in the paradise and enjoy total rejuvenation. Located just west of Haleakala, the extinct volcanic mountain known by locals as the “home of the sun,” the town of Kihei offers holidaymakers a destination with every imaginable attraction.Have a look at Kihei Snorkeling for more info on this.
With temperatures ranging from 60 to 80 degrees year round, Kihei ‘s large tropical beaches contain every form of beach crawlers. Guests have the choice to try out a new beach and regular exciting operation. Kama’ole I, II and III are great soft sandy beaches for family outings, offering some of the best lifeguarded beaches, public toilets, volleyball courts, picnic tables and a lush grassy lawn. At Onelau, Wailea or Mokapu Beach, enjoy snorkelling, diving, windsurfing or riding horseback. You ‘re sure to find the ideal setting for your holiday with a choice of popular resort beaches to the undeveloped.
In addition to being renowned for its famous tropical beaches, Kihei is making an exciting getaway as it offers many adventures on the off-beaten trail. Take an exciting bike trip, offered by Sunrise Cycle Tour, to the summit of Haleakala to get spectacular views of the sun rising over the lush vegetation that leads out to Ma’alaea Bay and hang on to those handlebars while enjoying the effortless and thrilling 38 mile downhill trip. Or take a stroll through the rainforests and experience an impressive array of plant and animal life. This trip will certainly leave you to last with memories.
Try a Blue Water Rafting tour where you can explore tropical fish, marine animals, lava shaped sea caves and arches of lava all while rafting down the beautiful coast of Kanaio. Another choice is to miss the raft and snorkel your way down the coast for the even closer exploration of the sea!
If you are interested in learning about the Hawaiian Islands marine life, make sure to visit the National Marine Sanctuary of the Humpback Whale. Every winter, migrating to the warm waters off the Maui coast, learn about the humpback whales and see what is being done to protect and assist the whales, aquatic plants and animals. And if during the whale season, from December to April, make sure you take a boat tour for an experience watching up-close whale.
Host to some of the best known golfing in the country, enjoy one of the public golf courses in Kihei or take a short drive to Wailea and play golf at the world class resort. Enjoy amazing panoramic views of Maui from the 18-hole golf course where these views may leave you a little distracted from your game. These golf courses will certainly test all the elements of your game, helping you to bring a slightly better golfer back home.
There are numerous shopping opportunities that will encourage you to return home with treasured keptsakes and family souvenirs. The Azeka Place is the largest shopping centre in the centre of Kihei, offering over 50 shops and restaurants. And if you can’t find exactly what you’re searching for, try shopping centre Piilani Village shops.
Enjoy visiting a number of restaurants and bars with many offering open-air patio seating and excellent views as evening approaches. Enjoy a savoury fresh seafood dinner or try local Hawaiian cuisine cooked by popular chefs. You can choose from endless evening entertainment options; check out local Hawaiian music, visit a popular dance club or enjoy the live theatre. Everybody is guaranteed to have an fun time wherever night takes you.
With so many adventures calling to you and relaxation, finding the right accommodation is a must. When you visit Kihei you may want to make sure you have enough time to thoroughly explore and enjoy everything Maui has to offer. A Budget Kihei Vacation Rental is the perfect option for a relaxing atmosphere close to many attractions, while providing you with complete privacy and plenty of room. With all the facilities at your side, you can enjoy a unforgettable vacation in and out of your holiday rentals