Fun Things to do in Kihei, Maui

Are you one of three million people visiting Maui this year? Whether you’re staying in nearby Wailea or just starting your Hawaii travel planning, this guide of things to do in Kihei Maui is for you!

Kihei is a beachfront town on Maui’s southwest coast, a sunny and dry part of the island. It’s about 25 minutes from the airport and neighbors Wailea, one of the island’s most popular resort towns.

Ululani’s makes the best shave ice on Maui! They make their own syrup with fresh fruit, and you can even add mochi balls or “snowcap” it with condensed milk. It’s perfect after a day at the beach.

Ululani’s Shave Ice

It is a small but very educational museum with videos, interactive exhibits, and generally lots of information about the whales that frequent the waters around the islands

Humpback Whale National Marine Sanctuary

5 out of 5

You won’t see any resorts here. It’s a beautiful spot worth adding to your Maui itinerary. Come for a beach day and stay until sunset. The white sand beach is 1 km long and feels unspoiled since it’s located in a park

Makena State Park

If epic snorkeling is on your Maui bucket list, you’re going to want to plan some time at Molokini Crater in Maui. Its beautiful, clear waters have a visibility of up to 150 feet.

Molokini Excursion

They have 36 specialty and craft beers on tap, which you can enjoy in the restaurant or out in the beer garden.

Maui Brewing Company

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