- The list below includes 172 free or cheap things to do in or near Maui, Hawaii, including 65 different types of inexpensive activities like Magic Shows, Bay, Beaches and Natural Landmarks.
- From Koki Beach to Honokohau Bay, there are a variety of budget-friendly attractions in Maui and in nearby cities within 25 miles like Wailuku, Kula, Hana and Wailea.
Adjacent to Mount Haleaka sits Haleakala National Park, one of the most unusual parks in the United States. Its vast, stark landscape was forged by ancient volcanic eruptions. All visitors must purchase an inexpensive pass before entering the park.
Also known as the Paia Farmers Market, the One Love Farmers Market is an online farmers market that offers all island-grown fruits and vegetables, including Maui onions, Molokai sweet potatoes, Kula corn, and Hilo ginger.
As a stargazing destination, Mauna Kea Observatory is located on the summit of the mountain, Mauna Kea. The observatory has a complex of telescopes for researching astronomy. It has a visitor station where the public can read about its history.
Part of Seafire Charters, seafire snorkel adventures offers chartered trips into the seas around Maui to observe turtles, whales, dolphins, and a wide array of other sea life. The trips are suitable for divers of all levels of experience.
With a lifeguard on duty daily to supervise swimming, Kamaole Beach Park II is a small sand beach with picnic and grill areas. Three beaches link the coast of Kihei and provide opportunities for snorkelling and marine wildlife sightings.