Honolua Ridgeline Hiking Tour
See One Of West Maui’s Most Beautiful Regions Up Close!
Looking to explore one of Maui’s most beautiful regions? Then join us on our Honolua Ridgeline Hike Tour! This tour takes you through the stunning West Maui Mountains, along a private nature preserve that is typically unseen by visitors to the island. Your local guide will take you on a hike along the ridgeline, providing you with sweeping views of the area, as well as Hawaiian cultural knowledge and outdoor adventure. You’ll leave with a greater understanding of what a healthy watershed is and what it takes to preserve it after spending the day with your experienced local guide. So come and explore Honolua with us!
Hike through the West Maui Mountains through a private nature preserve
Spend time among mighty banyan trees
Enjoy sweeping views of the area from the ridgeline
Learn about Hawaiian culture and history from your local guide
Gain a better understanding of what a watershed is and why it is important
Experience diverse flora and fauna
End the hike at Honolua Bay
Savor a fresh Maui Gold pineapple snack
Our Honolua Ridgeline Hike Tour begins at the Hele Wai baseyard in Napili, Maui. Here, At the beginning of your journey, you will be informed about the challenge ahead and given a summary of safety precautions. We’ll depart by van for the beginning of the trek after that. We’ll follow a 1-mile trail to the top of Pu’u Kukui Preserve to enjoy stunning views, where we’ll take in the indigenous vegetation, massive banyan trees, and ocean vistas. We’ll pause at multiple points along the upward climb to take breaks and learn about the rainforest that surrounds us.
After a magnificent panoramic view of the region, we will begin our trek down from the top of the mountain. The length of this stage is approximately 45 minutes. At the conclusion of the tour, we’ll stop at Honolua Bay to savor a fresh pineapple snack as well as to enjoy the picturesque sights of the bay itself. On a good day, you may see quite a few surfers out enjoying the waves.
3-Hour Honolua Ridge Hike From Napili
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No refunds issued for any tours within the 72 hour period, prior to the start of your tour.
The Pu’u Kukui Watershed Preserve is a beautiful and unique place that is full of life. The preserve is home to many rare and endangered species of plants and animals, making it a vital part of the island’s ecosystem. The preserve is also an important water source for the Maui community. The new management team at Pu’u Kukui is committed to preserving the natural beauty of the preserve and protecting its valuable resources. They are using traditional Hawaiian methods and knowledge to help achieve these goals.
Honolua Bay is a world-renowned surf spot on Maui’s northwest shore. Experienced surfers flock to the bay during the winter high surf season when Honolua’s hollow, powerful wave offers long rides. The bluffs above the bay offer visitors a great vantage point for watching the pros from a safe distance. Honolua Bay is also a popular snorkeling and scuba diving location during the summer months. Whether you’re looking to catch some waves or take in Maui’s underwater beauty, Honolua Bay is sure to provide an unforgettable experience.
Other than the gorgeous bay, Napili is also home to a number of great snorkeling spots. Baby Beach is located just south of the bay and is perfect for families with small children. The water is shallow and calm, making it a great place to introduce little ones to the world of snorkeling. If you’re not totally exhausted from your hike, consider spending some time enjoying the water or checking out some of the awesome restaurants and shops in Napili.