This beautiful 'valley isle' is regularly voted one of the world's best islands

Known as the ‘Valley Isle’, Maui boasts some of Hawaii’s most diverse and beautiful scenery and is regularly voted one of the world's best islands. Explore the lush tropical and volcanic landscapes by car, stopping along the way at dramatic black and white sandy beaches.

  • Discover the fascinating volcanic landscapes at Haleakala National Park – best seen from Pu’u ‘Ula’ula Summit
  • Watching the sunrise from above the clouds on the volcano's eastern slope is an unmissable experience
  • Spot humpback whales from the shore or a during a whale watching trip from December to May
  • Maui is a quieter alternative to Oahu and these two islands make the perfect Hawaii twin-centre
  • Away from the beaches you'll find the Iao Valley State Park where you can take a leisurely walk to view the Iao Needle – early morning is best for clearer skies

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Time difference:

GMT -10 hours


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Flying time to destination:

17¼ hours to Honolulu

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When to visit

Jan 26°c
Feb 26°c
Mar 27°c
Apr 27°c
May 28°c
Jun 30°c
Jul 30°c
Aug 31°c
Sep 31°c
Oct 30°c
Nov 28°c
Dec 27°c
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