Activities and Adventures on Maui

The Nona Lani Cottages are conveniently located in south Maui, just 20 minutes from ‘OGG’, Maui’s main airport. The location is more than ideal with miles of golden sandy beaches across the street, and minutes away from must-do attractions including world-class dining, shopping and sightseeing. 
The best part is you can book a cottage for your stay that will easily connect you to all the breathtaking and remarkable spots for the most amazing Maui adventures! 
That in mind, we’ve made a list with a variety of activities and attractions you can experience and enjoy while on the island. Here’s what you can find less than 5 minutes away from Nona Lani Cottages:

10 Recreational Maui Activities to Enjoy During Your Stay on the Island

Maui Sunday Market

The Maui Sunday Market is presented by the Maui Food Technology Center. Held at the Kahului Shopping Center, the venue draws visitors as well as residents who crave an authentic island experience and the Market’s offering of local foods, entertainment and vendor products. 

Maui Ocean Center

There’s only one aquarium on the entire earth dedicated to the conservation and display of Hawaiian aquatic animals. It’s the Maui Ocean Center. Children and adults are allowed to explore this beautiful aquarium and it’s one of the Maui activities the entire family can enjoy.

Explore the Road to Hana

The road to Hana is one of the most famous road trips in the world. This scenic highway (Highway 360) twists and turns through tropical forests, remarkable waterfalls and spectacular lookouts. Enjoy Maui’s beautiful coast line as you drive or book a tour for the road to Hana. 

Stand Up Paddling

“SUP” or Stand Up Paddleboarding, is gradually becoming one of the most popular open ocean activities for families, groups, and couples.  Rent a stand up paddle board or book a private lesson to enjoy stunning island views as you glide across pristine Maui waters. 

Whale Watching Tours

When was the last time you saw a whale? This tour gives you the opportunity to see the North Pacific humpback whales in the beautiful oceans of Maui during their annual winter migration.

Maui Zipline Tours

Experience the views of Maui from a thrilling zipline tour! Enjoy the breathtaking views as you adventure through the lush surroundings. 

Discover Molokini

Molokini’s unique geological features offer a one of a kind snorkeling experience with nearly 250 species of fish and over 30 species of coral. Before you embark on this Maui adventure, we recommend getting reef-safe sunscreen to protect our marine life.

Haleakala National Park

Haleakala is a scenic national park known as the “house of the sun”. This dormant volcano is located 10,023 feet above sea level, offering a beautiful range of landscapes and skyscapes. If you’re planning a visit for sunrise, you will need to make advance reservations for entry.

Ali’i Kula Lavender Farm

Relax and rejuvenate at the Ali’i Kula Lavender Farm. Discover this 13.5- acre farm, home to approximately 55,000 lavender plants and 20 different varieties of lavender. Olive trees, hydrangea, Protea, succulents and a variety of other plants can be found here. 

‘Iao Valley State Monument 

‘Iao Valley is on nearly every Maui guidebook as a must-see attraction - and for good reason.  This valley is the site of the battle of Kepaniwai, where Kamehameha I conquered the Maui army in 1790. ‘Iao Valley is easily accessible by car or tour, has paved walkways and signage with historical and cultural information. 

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