If you are driving too fast on the Hana Highway (which, by the way, is a real no-no), you will miss this garden entirely. ... More
If you are driving too fast on the Hana Highway (which, by the way, is a real no-no), you will miss this garden entirely. Students or fans of botany or natural history will definitely want to keep an eye out for it. On the 123 acres of cultivated gardens, one can view an ancient stone structure thought to be a former king's residence, as well as the largest grove of breadfruit trees in the entire world. Many of the plants and trees in the garden, such as the taro plant and the breadfruit tree, served an important purpose in the day-to-day life of the ancient Hawaiians. Reservations required.
There are pullouts all along the "Road to Hana," but many of them are little more than muddy shoulders along
the narrow road, packed with a few cars. If you want to take in the natural beauty of the ...
If you got a good aerial view of Maui while arriving, you may remember the lush, tropical greenery that characterizes
this spectacular island. Daredevils can get a better aerial view via a powered hang glider. Fly low over the ...
Upcountry is a different world, and this garden area is as up as you can get without traveling to Haleakala.
In the serene botanical gardens, a wide variety of plants and animals flourish. Relax by a trickling stream or ...