Tripadvisor names Maui as the #1 island in the world
For 2016, the island of Maui has been named the number one (1) island in the world. Last year, it was the number two island in the world, but this year moved ahead of Greece’s Santorini Island to take the top spot.
Here’s the list of the Top 10 Islands in the world.
- Maui, Hawaii
- Santorini, Greece
- Jamaica, Caribbean
- Providenciales, Turks and Caicos
- Bali, Indonesia
- Mallorca, Spain
- Mauritius, Africa
- Phuket, Thailand
- Bora Bora, Polynesia
- Fernando de Noronha , Brazil
With over 80 world-class beaches, top luxury resorts, stunning sunsets, divine dining, and plenty of ocean activities, it’s easy to see why Maui is the top island in the world.
Fun Things To Do On Maui!
Visit Honolua Bay when you’re on the west side of Maui, and maybe grab a pizza at Dollie’s. There plenty of activities on Maui and also some of the best burger places are in Lahaina Town. Don’t forget to make a trip to Haleakala Crater and snorkel at Black Rock or Airport Beach.
Looking for a great breakfast? Try The Gazebo in Napili. Do some shopping at Lahaina Cannery Mall, try some pizza in Lahaina Town at Prison Street Pizza, or go upcountry and have a great steak at Makawao Steakhouse.
Big Wave Taffy on Maui!
Take a look at our delicious Hawaii Flavors of salt water taffy – our salt water taffy is soft and creamy and it makes a great gift item, too. The taffy is sold at many stores on Maui, and you can also order on-line with Big Wave Taffy.