- Our list of the best things to do in Kapalua, Hawaii, features the top 251 nearby activities — including 162 great attractions with user approval ratings of 90% or more!
- Kapalua, HI has a variety of great sights and experiences nearby. Top categories include: Outdoor Places, Water Activities, Tours, and Adventures.
- The results below include the top 10 things to do within the city of Kapalua, HI , followed by 232 popular activities in nearby cities, including Lahaina, Wailuku, Kahului, Kihei, Lanai City, Makawao, Paia, Kaunakakai, Ka'anapali, Maalaea, Haiku, Kula, Kalaupapa, Pukalani, Maui, Honokowai, Puunene, Waikoloa, Waihee and Hana
Kahanu Garden is located in one of Hawaii's largest hala forests, and showcases an impressive variety of Pacific Island plants, including the largest collection of breadfruit in the world. Visit Pi`ilanihale, a huge lava-rock Polynesian worship site, and now a National Historic Landmark.
Hana Maui Botanical Gardens offers a self-guided walking tour across 10-acres, with a focus on native and non-native flower and fruit species. A hand-drawn map and guide book explains each plant's uses in historical Hawaiian culture.
A scenic park overlooking Kipahulu Point, Kipahulu Point Park offers some remarkable vistas and welcoming picnic areas. The park is fairly minimalist, though, so visitors should not expect restroom facilities.
An outdoor market, Hana Fresh Farmers Market offers both organic fruits and vegetables from the adjacent farm, and baked and prepared goods including a variety of breakfast options, coffee, baked goods and salads. Proceeds benefit the community Hana Health organization.
Valley Isle Excursions organize guided van tours of Maui's tropical forests. The road passes through many pineapple fields, bamboo jungles, tropical streams, waterfalls, pools, rainforest vegetation and more, that are viewed from the comfort of a van.
A small beach and an ancient trail are found in Wai'anapanapa State Park. Camping sites and showers are some of the amenities, while the area offers forests, legendary caves, natural stone arches, and a seabird colony, among others.