Exploring Maui, Maui

There are tons of places to explore in Maui for both adults and children. The island is home to wonderful flora and fauna, housed within its pristine rain forests. There are also mountain ranges, where adventurous families can take off for a day of trekking and exploration. There are quite a few attractions that are specifically suited for children as well, such as The Hawaii Nature Center, which is known for its educational and entertaining nature programs that teach children to preserve the environment.

There is also the Maui Ocean Center, which is a high-end aquarium that provides visitors with a glimpse of marine life. Adults and children are taught ocean ecology through informative displays here and have the unique opportunity of observing the Hawaiian Tako or Octopus. The Maui Ocean Center is also America’s largest tropical aquarium.

Other popular points of interest include Haleakala National Park, Wainapanapa State Park, Iao Valley State Monument and Oheo Gulch Kipahulu.