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Taste of Maui Island Tours

103 Ala Luina St, Kahului, Maui, HI 96732-2143
+1 345-946-6444
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Not why we expected. A lot of places were closed because we took this tour on Sunday. Would have... read more

Reviewed December 23, 2017
Jane Z
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Lavaca, Arkansas
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Not a food tour as implied

Major disappointment. The website promises a "a fabulous Hawaii lunch." A below average... read more

Reviewed October 29, 2017
Howell2017
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Smithfield, Virginia
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Experience the true flavors of Maui on The Taste of Maui Island Tour. No other island is like Maui; this island has the best growing climate for tropical flowers, exotic fruits, sweet berries, vineyards and breathtaking fields of lavender. On this amazing tour of Maui, you will enjoy a sampling fresh, gourmet Hawaiian products throughout your excursion.
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Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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103 Ala Luina St, Kahului, Maui, HI 96732-2143
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Reviewed December 23, 2017 via mobile

Not why we expected. A lot of places were closed because we took this tour on Sunday. Would have loved to see more things. Kinda disappointed. The tour was too long for what we did.More

Thank Jane Z
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wendycasson, General Manager at Taste of Maui Island Tours, responded to this reviewResponded June 16, 2018

Aloha Jane, yes, we are sorry, your ship was only in port for one day in Maui, and it was a Sunday. unfortunately some of the places of interest along our tour can at times be closed on Sundays however the tour is still usually...More

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Reviewed October 29, 2017

Major disappointment. The website promises a "a fabulous Hawaii lunch." A below average cheeseburger, some chips out of a shared bag and a few ounces of fruit juice do not constitute fabulous lunch, Hawaiian or otherwise. Worst, the tour guide Rick spent a lot time...More

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wendycasson, General Manager at Taste of Maui Island Tours, responded to this reviewResponded June 16, 2018

Aloha Howell we are sorry you did not enjoy our tour, we do try our best to show everyone what we love about Maui. here is our itinerary for our Taste of Maui tour • Kahului Cruise Ship Port Pick-up: where you will be met...More

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Reviewed April 29, 2017

This was the most amazing excursion. I found it from another site and am I glad I did! Marylyn was a wonderful guide and extremely friendly. North shore incredible, lavender farm Beautiful, Enjoyed sampling wine at the winery and bought a bottle of Pineapple splash...More

1  Thank Lisa C
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Reviewed February 22, 2017

We booked this tour of Maui because it sounded much better than the comparable one on NCL. Although I requested the Sunday excursion the operator did not have room for us and automatically scheduled us for the Monday excursion. Still no problem as It was...More

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Reviewed February 12, 2017

Rick picked us and another couple (4 of us) outside the cruise terminal right on time. He is very warm, friendly, knowledgeable and hospitable. He went out of his way to show us parts of Maui that was not even in the itinerary. We thoroughly...More

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Reviewed October 21, 2016

This was a great and informative way to see and experience Maui. Marylyn and Rick were great guides. There were 5 of us, all family members. The Lavender farm was very memorable. We took many photos, Rick and Marylyn were accomodating with taking or becoming...More

1  Thank TimLig
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Reviewed October 4, 2016

We booked this tour through Hawaiian Cruise Excursions. Was not disappointed,was on the Ncl POA cruise. Great tour ,personal and informative. Recommend highly. Marilyn as others have said is warm, friendly,informative and has many talents. There was only 7 of us so it felt very...More

1  Thank Nanci A
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Reviewed September 26, 2016

The food and history of Kihei were amazing.....plus it was walking distance from our timeshare.......Sharon was a wonderful guide....we would do it again the next time we are here!

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Reviewed August 16, 2016

Traveling to 5 island stops aboard the NCL Pride of America, can honestly say this was the best, most accommodating, local and personalized tour we had within the 7 days. So many scenic sites, stops along the way, and each questioned asked was answered with...More

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Reviewed April 23, 2014

We took this tour with Marilyn on the last day of March. We were on Pride of America and this was probably the best excursion of our trip. As others have said Marilyn is warm and friendly and full of information. My favorite part was...More

4  Thank catlade54
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