Category Archives: Maui Activities

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A Message to our Ohana

At Sail Maui we like to take a positive tone, and this pandemic is no exception. While what’s happening in our world is unnerving, we know it’s important to be… read more

Tips for Driving the Road to Hana

it’s all about the journey There aren’t many roads more beautiful in the world than the so-called Road to Hana. This road, also called the Hana Highway, is a 64.4-mile… read more

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Maui The history of Maui is complicated and punctuated by myth and legend. Tahiti migrants, Hawaiian kings and European explorers have all input, to develop a rich and well established… read more

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Putting Whales First For many of us, the gorgeous Maui landscape perfectly represent an idyllic island holiday. Between the sun, sea and sand, there’s plenty to do and see on the… read more

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10 Fun Facts about Humpback Whales

Humpback whales are synonymous with Maui thanks to their unusually large presence in surrounding waters. An estimated 10,000 whales flock towards the great reefs of Maui to calve every year,… read more

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The Magic of Hawaiian Sea Turtles

The sacred honu  When you think of ‘magical’ animals, where does your mind wander? To frosty mountains, heaps of gold, and the smouldering eyes of a dragon? Maybe you imagine… read more

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Molokini: If the name is unfamiliar to you, it won’t be for long. This tiny islet off the coast of Maui is one of the best spots for snorkeling and… read more

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Snorkeling Molokini Crater

Sure, you may have gone snorkeling at a reef, in shallow waters near the shore of a beach, or even in the open sea. But what about a crater?

Yes, it’s possible to snorkel in a crater, and yes, it’s as fantastic as it sounds. And fortunately, this magical place is fairly accessible; Molokini is located about three miles off of the southwestern coast of Maui.

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