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One of the best beaches in Maui, a favorite for relaxation as well as water sports.
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Suggested Duration:2-3 hours
As featured in 3 Days in Maui
Lahaina, Maui, HI 96761
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What a treat if you are staying on Ka'anapali Beach. You don't have to get in a vehicle to enjoy some of the best snorkeling with colorful fish and turtles. Easy beach to enter the ocean with low waves. Nice long beach for a stroll. You can rent chairs and umbrellas if you
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Every time we go to Maui we either stay or definitely visit this beach. It has everything from a beautiful beach, many hotels, restaurants and activities. You can surf, go on catamarans, kayak, paddleboard... so many options. Even if you just want to sit on the beach and relax.
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Gorgeous beach and the sunsets are beautiful and breathtaking! I will be back next year for sure to relax more as this year is done. February is the perfect time because of whale birthing and mating season you see the whales all day.
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Ka'anapali beach is perfect for relaxing in the sun with family and friends. We were here in February during the whale season in which over ten thousand whales visit the bay between Maui and the neighboring two islands. It was wonderful to drink the morning coffee while
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Small intimate beach which in February is great from water activities, whale watching, sea turtle activity or just baking in the sun!
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