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Lahaina Just one day in September 2103

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Lahaina Just one day in September 2103

Our ship, ex Sydney, has only one day in Lahaina in September 2013.

One excursion option has both:

(1) Road to Hana by limo-van

and

(2) Helicopter flight over Haleakala National Park - 45mins.

All advice appreciated

Lahaina, Hawaii
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1. Re: Lahaina Just one day in September 2103

That sound great, mate. Cheers to Wentworth and Goulburn!

ON, Canada
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2. Re: Lahaina Just one day in September 2103

It sounds like a great combination ... one way to Hana by road and helicopter back to Kahului, over Haleakala.

You might want to also ask on Cruise Critic to see if you can get feedback from those who have done this shore excursion - here's a link to the Hawaii message board: boards.cruisecritic.com/forumdisplay.php?f=62

Edited: 8:54 am, June 08, 2013
California
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3. Re: Lahaina Just one day in September 2103

If it's in your budget - go for it.

Maui, Hawaii
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4. Re: Lahaina Just one day in September 2103

The road to hana is to go see an undeveloped area and a rain forrest climate. If your ship is stopping on Kauai then you you will see a lot of lush growth.

So my vote is the helicopter tour. and it probably goes over Hana and Haleakala.

If your ship is coming into Lahaina Roadstead it is a 50 minute drive to the helicopter so I might just relax and walk

around the historic town.

A 45 minute helicopter tour in kauai would pretty much get around the whole island.

Maui
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5. Re: Lahaina Just one day in September 2103

Aloha,

This is the Sky Trek tour, if I am reading the OP correctly. If so, it is a wonderful (but yes, pricey) way to see part of Maui by land and by air.

Princeville, Hawaii
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6. Re: Lahaina Just one day in September 2103

Sounds like heaven to me. If you can afford it, by all means, go!!

7. Re: Lahaina Just one day in September 2103

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