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Which side of Maui has the best beaches?

Which side of Maui has the best beaches?

West Maui
West Maui is actually one of the prettiest parts of Maui, with the West Maui Mountains rising up in the background offering some amazing hiking trails, it has some of the best beaches on the island (if you don’t mind the crowds) and you’re close to the famous Honolua Bay and all that’s going on in Lahaina and Ka’ …

Is West Maui better than South Maui?

The South Maui region is favored by locals and visitors for its access to some of Maui’s best beaches, dining options, and sumptuous views. Ranging from luxury condos to awesome value buys, West Maui is consistently in demand. West Maui is comprised of the following towns: Honokowai, Kaanapali, Kapalua, and Lahaina.

Which side is better in Maui?

west side
So some people feel that the west side is the best area to stay in Maui. However, the south side has the advantage of slightly less rain in the winter. Kihei (the condo area of the south side) has more family restaurants than the condo area of the west side.

Which shore of Maui is best?

Visit Maui’s Best Beaches

  • Olowalu.
  • Hamoa Beach.
  • Kapalua Bay.
  • Palauea White Rock.
  • Honolua Bay.
  • Wai’anapanapa State Park.
  • Baldwin Beach Park.
  • Ka’anapali Beach.

What is the calmest beach in Maui?

Along Maui’s south shore, Maluaka Beach, also known as Makena Beach, is situated between two lava rock formations and is a perfect swimming and snorkeling area when the waters are calm. This area is also known as “Turtle Town,” where hundreds of green sea turtles are known to congregate.

Which beach in Maui has the most shark attacks?

Kaanapali
Deadly shark attack on Maui The Kaanapali area is known as having among the best beaches on Maui. It’s a popular hotel and resort area in West Maui. And it’s in this area that a deadly shark attack occurred, around Honokowai Point.