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Beautiful drive, not that bad!

After reading these reviews, I’d almost convinced my husband that we were not doing this drive! I’m... read more

Reviewed 12 August 2018
laurenverity
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Adelaide, Australia
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Old Hawaii

The north shore of West Maui is gorgeous. A very winding and precarious road. Old Hawaii at its... read more

Reviewed 28 January 2017
sardrum
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Burlington, Vermont
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Reviewed 12 August 2018 via mobile

After reading these reviews, I’d almost convinced my husband that we were not doing this drive! I’m so glad we did though because it was stunning and not that bad at all! I’m not sure whether we just went at a good time, but we...More

Date of experience: August 2018
3  Thank laurenverity
Reviewed 28 January 2017 via mobile

The north shore of West Maui is gorgeous. A very winding and precarious road. Old Hawaii at its best. Along the way is Kahakuloa Bay, a quintessential old Hawaiian village. Within the village is Lorraine's Bake shop and food to die for. This is a...More

Date of experience: January 2017
1  Thank sardrum
Reviewed 27 October 2016

Feels like old Hawaii here! The drive may make some nervous (eg, portions feel like a clif side version of Road to Hana) but drive with respect and caution and enjoy this special place on the other side of Maui!

Date of experience: October 2016
Thank Shawn_and_Lana
Reviewed 24 October 2016 via mobile

As you travel this road you will happen on the community of Kahakuloa and the namesake bay. This is a must stop on your travels on the west side of Maui. There are a few stands that sell shave ice and probably the best banana...More

Date of experience: October 2016
Thank SoCalOregonian
Reviewed 6 May 2016

Heading around from Napili the road is wide and well maintained, until the sign advising end of state road. At this point it is still basically 2 lanes until the corner before Kahakuloa Bay, at which point it heads inland and becomes a rather narrow...More

Date of experience: May 2016
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Reviewed 19 April 2016

We found ourselves on this road before we knew it. I wanted my husband to turn around as I had read about how scary it was. But too late. It is scary and I was driving my husband up the wall with yelling at him...More

Date of experience: April 2016
1  Thank Uk40
Reviewed 14 January 2016 via mobile

In the bay is a small village with some nice coffees. It looks great in the valley with the mountains around. Good spot to buy some banana bread and a drink:)

Date of experience: January 2016
Thank Graido
Reviewed 8 November 2015

Ok as reviews state ... The road to Hana is nothing compared to this. Single lane, hundred feet drop off, no shoulders, no guard rails etc. A must do ... except travel from Kahana to Wailiku. That way you are always on the mountain side...More

Date of experience: November 2015
2  Thank cowboyshooter
Reviewed 4 August 2015

Drove from Wailea to Kahului via the Honoapiilani Hway to Lahaina and Kaanapali. Hwy is right along the coast line excellent views of the ocean, island type rocks, reefs for snorkeling, and incredible island vegetation. Up to Kapalua from Lahaina, the hwy is safe and...More

Date of experience: July 2015
3  Thank Habano
Reviewed 13 April 2015

Almost everybody who visits Maui and wants a road adventure meanders through the all day drive to Hana BUT for a real adventure of old Maui venture unto Highway 340 on the west side of Maui. Even on a Sunday with perfect weather you will...More

Date of experience: April 2015
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