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Kapalua
Where white sand beaches and the glimmering, blue Pacific meet green, lush, volcanic peaks sits Kapalua, Maui. Located on Maui's northwest shore, Kapalua is exclusive, sophisticated and relaxing with activities like golf, tennis, water sports and tropical life that soothe the senses and the soul.

Host to the renowned Kapalua Wine & Food Festival, nestled amongst Cook pines and surrounded by acres of pineapple, Kapalua is the perfect getaway. Access to breathtaking nature, outdoor activities and beach-life are why visitors love Kapalua vacation. After a day in the sun, experience an authentic Hawaiian Luau. Feast on traditional foods such as succulent kalua pig cooked in an earthen oven, poi or haupia... more Where white sand beaches and the glimmering, blue Pacific meet green, lush, volcanic peaks sits Kapalua, Maui. Located on Maui's northwest shore, Kapalua is exclusive, sophisticated and relaxing with activities like golf, tennis, water sports and tropical life that soothe the senses and the soul.

Host to the renowned Kapalua Wine & Food Festival, nestled amongst Cook pines and surrounded by acres of pineapple, Kapalua is the perfect getaway. Access to breathtaking nature, outdoor activities and beach-life are why visitors love Kapalua vacation. After a day in the sun, experience an authentic Hawaiian Luau. Feast on traditional foods such as succulent kalua pig cooked in an earthen oven, poi or haupia (coconut pudding). Steep in Hawaiian tradition as you enjoy this long-lived Hawaiian festivity which includes time-honored Hawaiian music, hula dancing and fire dancing. From your accommodations, plan a trip to the Haleakala Volcano; explore the lush vegetation, birds and animals in this protected marine-life conservation district. Follow a walking trail through the paths of ancient lava rivers that have long since cooled And visit the caves, marveling at the stalactites, stalagmites and flowstone. Walking the winding trails of this ancient subterranean river of lava is safe and easy and an enjoyable activity for the entire family. Climb to the peak of the Haleakala volcano and take in the spectacular view of the crater from the rim, or be adventurous and climb down into the crater on foot or on horseback. less

All things to do » Things to do

Kapalua Beach
Kapalua Beach
Attraction type: Beaches
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Jean Michele Cousteau's Ambassadors of the Environment
Jean Michele Cousteau's Ambassadors of the Environment
Attraction type: Educational sites
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Dragon's Teeth
Dragon's Teeth
Attraction type: Other
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D.T. Fleming Beach Park
D.T. Fleming Beach Park
Attraction type: Beaches; Parks
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Mahana Ridge Trail
Mahana Ridge Trail
Attraction type: Hiking Trails
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All places to eat » Places to eat

Merriman's
Merriman's
Ranked #1 of 8 Restaurants in Kapalua
Price: $20 - $40
Good for: Entertaining clients, Romantic, Doing business, Special occasions, Local cuisine, Bar scene
Dining options: Dessert, Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, Delivery, Late Night, Reservations
The Wine Palette
The Wine Palette
Ranked #2 of 8 Restaurants in Kapalua
Price: $5 - $20
Cuisines: Bar, Contemporary, Tapas, Wine Bar
Good for: Bar scene
Dining options: Accepts American Express, Accepts Discover, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Off-Street Parking, Free Wifi, Full Bar, Parking Available, Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Television, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Plantation House Restaurant
Plantation House Restaurant
Ranked #3 of 8 Restaurants in Kapalua
Price: $31 - $50
Good for: Entertaining clients, Romantic, Doing business, Special occasions, Local cuisine
Dining options: Dessert, Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, Late Night, Reservations
Pineapple Grill at Kapalua Resort
Pineapple Grill at Kapalua Resort
Ranked #4 of 8 Restaurants in Kapalua
Price: $20 - $40
Cuisines: American
Good for: Entertaining clients, Romantic, Doing business, Local cuisine
Dining options: Dessert, Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, Late Night, Reservations
Alaloa Lounge
Alaloa Lounge
Ranked #5 of 8 Restaurants in Kapalua
Cuisines: Hawaiian
Dining options: Late Night

All accommodations » Where to stay - Midrange

The Kapalua Villas, Maui
4.0 of 5
The Kapalua Villas, Maui
$258 - $528
Ranked #2 of 2 Hotels in Kapalua
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Napili Surf Beach Resort
Napili Surf Beach Resort
$196 - $302
Ranked #3 of 30 Hotels in Lahaina
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Lahaina Shores Beach Resort
3.0 of 5
Lahaina Shores Beach Resort
$234 - $266
Ranked #9 of 30 Hotels in Lahaina
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All accommodations » Where to stay - Luxury

The Ritz-Carlton, Kapalua
5.0 of 5
The Ritz-Carlton, Kapalua
$459 - $1,263
Ranked #1 of 2 Hotels in Kapalua
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Montage Kapalua Bay
5.0 of 5
Montage Kapalua Bay
$642 - $2,184
Ranked #1 of 30 Hotels in Lahaina
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Kaanapali Alii
4.0 of 5
Kaanapali Alii
$443 - $632
Ranked #2 of 30 Hotels in Lahaina
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