Most people, when you think about in Maui or Hawaii, imagine lying on the white sand of a beach water turquoise, surrounded by Palm trees, with a Daikiri in hand and only a swimsuit and sunglasses.
Although that is probably the main objective by which people decide to go to Hawaii, not to be forgotten that there are many other activities and adventures that you can carry out in this paradise island. I leave here some of the things that you can not miss!
In this park there are thousands of ways for people of all levels. I.e., you don't have to be super fit to enjoy it, but it certainly worth. From the top of the Haleakala volcano, you will have one of the best panoramic views of Hawaii. Make hiking in this park is to walk through subtropical forests in this protected paradise, where you will be surprised of the amount of noise that is its variety in species of tropical animals is vast. An experience that undoubtedly have to live.
You can not go to Maui and understand the natural beauty that the island without not looked under the water. From the beach all what you see is white sand and crystal clear water, but as soon as you put a pair of sunglasses and a tube a new world opens before your eyes. Thousands of species of colored fish dancing among corals fleets while you watching from above. If you're lucky, you can see one of the great treasures of the island, the giant turtles. Advice, don't forget to get the sun cream! The time flies when these under water and remember that your back and your legs are completely exposed to the scorching sun of the Caribbean.
There are many ways of getting around the island, but renting a car will give you a freedom that no other means of transportation are available. The freedom to leave and arrive when you want, stop whenever you want for a photo, eating or even give you a swim on a beach you just see and you just take off the hiccups! Most of the highways are along the coast, which makes the roads most precious.
There are many botanical in Maui parks that have as main objective work and help the preservation of plants and flowers from the environment. For a small donation you can you walk into any of them and see the hundreds, thousands of protected species and endangered species. It is undoubtedly a precious experience, since you will see plants and flowers that never in your life you imaginarías that exist. Stop and smell the flowers, enjoy them, you alegrarás have done.
And of course, last but not least, attend one of the most famous among the tourists in Hawaii, a Luau.
For Hawaiians in their way to celebrate any special occasion, a graduation, a birthday, etc.. It is a party that is going to sashaying of dances, music and food, a great way to learn a little more about the Polynesian and Hawaiian culture.