Activities in Maalaea
Information about activities in the harbor community and resort
town of Maalaea, Maui.
Maalaea Aquariums and Activity Centers
Maui Ocean Center
The $20 Maui Ocean Center aquarium
averages about 400,000 visitors a year,
making it one of the most popular
visitor attractions on the island. The center
has many marine exhibits and a 750,000 gallon
aquarium with an acrylic tunnel running through it
for viewing. The center also has a restaurant and
a snack shop that are open for lunch.
Maui Golf and Sport Park
Offers miniature golf, bumper boats, rock climbing,
trampoline, and birthday party packages.
Located at 80 Maalaea Road in Wailuku.
Maalaea Snorkeling, Whalewatching, and Dinner Cruises
Pride of Maui Cruises
Offers morning and afternoon snorkeling expeditions to Molokini
Island and the Turtle Town diving are and a sunset cocktail and
grilled dinner cruise featuring guitarist Joe Cano.
Most of their cruises are on the 65 foot "Pride of Maui" power
catamaran but they also take out smaller groups on their
50 foot "Leilani" motor yacht. Morning snorkeling trips feature
a continental breakfast, a grilled lunch, snacks, and an open bar.
Their dinner cruise menu features items such as grilled baby back
ribs, roast chicken, and pasta. From December 15 to March 15 the
Pride of Maui also offer whale watching cruises.
Lani Kai Friendly Charters
Offers snorkeling cruises to Molokini Cratedr Island and Turtle Town,
optional snuba on those expeditions. they also offer a sunset
concert cruise where appetizers and drinks are serve. Live music
by Estee and Company. Trip sare on the 53 foot "Lani Kai"
this company has been offering snorkeling and
whale watching cruises since 1983
Pacific Whale Foundatoin
Snorkeling trips to Molokini
on a 54 foot sailing catamaran.
Owned by the Fairmont Kea Lani Resort.
60 foot sailing catamaran.
Ocean Activities Center
Maka Kai 0 65 foot 120 passenger 2 floro catamaratn
Mailea Kai - 65 foot, 80 passenger power catamaraton
No Ka Oi III - 37 foot sportfisher
Sportfishing Out of Maalaea Harbor
Scuba Diving Out of Maalaea Harbor
Maui Dive Shop
Maui Scuba Tours
(Maui Diamond II)
Other Maalaea Activities
- whalewatching cruises
- snorkeling trips to Molokini Island
Golf Courses Near Maalaea
for real golf, closest are Dunes and Kahili (5 minutes drive)
Twenty minutes away: Kihei, Wailea, Makena
Walking on the Beach
Famous Surf break "Freight Trains" is off the harbor breakwater
Suppose to be one of the fastest breaking waves in the world
Best freight train surfing in the summer months?
Not easy for surfers to keep up with the waves
Smaller waves on local beaches are better for less experienced
Advanced surfing at the
Maalaea pipeline and
surfing also at Buzz's Wharf.
Kihei canoe club often practices in Maalaeae Bay
Island Soap and Candleworks
-Maalaea Village Center
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