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Explore Upcountry Maui: A Day of Adventure and Scenic Beauty

Upcountry Maui is a hidden gem that offers a perfect mix of natural beauty and unique attractions. If you’re looking to spend a day away from the bustling beaches and explore a different side of Maui, Upcountry is the place to be. Here’s our guide to making the most of your day in this charming region.

Upcountry Maui trail in Makawao Forest

Morning Hike in Makawao Forest:

Begin your day with a refreshing hike through Makawao Forest. This lush forest offers trails for all skill levels, winding through beautiful landscapes and providing a serene escape into nature. Whether you’re an avid hiker or just looking for a peaceful walk, Makawao Forest is a great place to start. The cool, crisp morning air and the sound of birds chirping will invigorate your senses and set a positive tone for the rest of your day.

Ali’i Kula Lavender Farm

Mid-Morning at Ali’i Kula Lavender Farm:

Next, make your way to the Ali’i Kula Lavender Farm. Stroll through the fragrant fields of lavender, explore the beautiful gardens, and enjoy the tranquil atmosphere. The farm also offers guided tours and a charming gift shop where you can purchase lavender-infused products. Bring a sweater and enjoy the beauty of Upcountry with a cup of Lavender Tea or Coffee. The peaceful surroundings and stunning views make it a perfect spot to relax and unwind.

Upcountry Maui town of Makawao

Afternoon Shopping in Makawao:

No trip to Upcountry is complete without a visit to the quaint town of Makawao. Known for its eclectic mix of boutiques, art galleries, and local shops, Makawao is the perfect place to find unique souvenirs and gifts. Take your time browsing the stores and discovering the local craftsmanship. From handmade jewelry to fine art, there’s something for everyone. The town’s charming atmosphere and friendly locals will make your shopping experience even more enjoyable.

Plan Your Adventure

With so much to see and do, Upcountry Maui is a destination worth exploring. Whether you’re hiking through beautiful forests, strolling through fragrant lavender fields, or shopping in charming towns, you’re sure to create lasting memories. At Rappel Maui, we encourage you to take a day to experience all that Upcountry has to offer.

We hope to see you soon for another adventure, whether it’s rappelling down waterfalls or exploring the hidden gems of Maui.

Happy exploring, and mahalo for choosing Rappel Maui!