Olowalu is a great place to base yourself while you are exploring Maui Island as some of the city’s star attractions are within easy driving distance. Maalaea Harbor and the Maui Ocean Center are amongst the popular places to discover here. Also, well worth the effort are the Banyan Tree Park and Maui Theater.
Kaanapali Beach, one of the most visited tourist attractions in the country is located 10 miles (16 kilometers) to the northwest.
To really understand Maui Island, take a trip to one of its museums and theaters. Take a tour, admire the building in which it is housed or simply enjoy the beautiful displays at the Maui Arts and Cultural Center in Kahului. Enjoy the fascinating displays at the Costantino Art Gallery in Lahaina.
If the weather is good get into the great outdoors and enjoy the nearby parks and reserves. Join in a ball game, pull out your sketch pad, or just soak up the sunshine at the Maui Nui Botanical Gardens in Kahului. Breathe in the fresh air, play catch with the kids and catch some sunshine at nearby Kalepolepo in Kahului.
There's absolutely no excuse to neglect your swing. Visit the Dunes at Maui Lani in Kahului and the Kaanapali Golf Courses to enjoy challenging fairways and fast greens.
If you are ready to indulge in some retail therapy, you’ll love the many stores of Whalers Village in Lahaina.
At the end of a busy day exploring the delights of Olowalu, stay the night in one of the area’s popular bed-and-breakfasts, hotels or short-stay apartments. The Hyatt Regency Maui Resort & Spa, Lahaina, the Royal Lahaina Resort and the Maui Seaside Hotel, Kahului are among the most popular accommodation options here.