- The list below includes 160 free or cheap things to do in or near Kihei, Hawaii, including 66 different types of inexpensive activities like Beaches, Kayaking, Rafting and National & State Parks.
- From Kamaole Beach Park II to Kamaole Beach Park 3, there are a variety of budget-friendly attractions in Kihei and in nearby cities within 25 miles like Wailuku, Kula, Wailea and Lahaina.
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.
While smaller than the other 2 beaches, Kamaole Beach Park 3 has two promontories at each end, providing an interesting place for a walk. Some of the amenities are picnic tables and shelters, fire rings, and shaded areas.
Unofficially designated a clothing-optional beach, Maui's Little Beach is part of Makena State Park. The beach offers swimming, surfing, snorkeling, and body boarding, whether or not guests choose to keep their suits on.
Aloha Kayaks Maui provides guided kayak and snorkelling tours and scuba trips for all ages and experience levels, with an emphasis on eco-consciousness and education. Experience local wildlife including green sea turtles and whales.
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.
Makena Paddle Tours offers customizable and private kayak, stand-up paddle, and drift snorkel guided tours along the South Maui coastline. Tours focus on non-tourist experiences of reef and marine life. Visitors often experience whale and sea turtle sightings.