Hulopoe Beach on Lanai
Take a nice day trip to Lanai and visit Hulopoe Beach
If you have the time while visiting Maui, take the ferry out of the Lahaina Harbor to the Hawaiian island of Lanai and spend a relaxing day at Hulopoe Beach. Take the ferry by Expeditions early in the morning, and arrive within 45 to 50 minutes. It’s a short, 5-minute walk from Manele Harbor on Lanai to Hulopoe Beach.
Hulopoe Beach is a family-friendly beach on Lanai!
Suggestions for Hulopoe Beach:
- Visit another Hawaiian island when you spend a day at Hulopoe Beach.
- Take the first or second ferry to Lanai and come back mid-afternoon.
- You can purchase round trip tickets either on-line or at the booth at Lahaina Harbor.
- Take a small ice chest with you, and plenty of sandwiches, chips and drinks.
- If you arrive on the first ferry to Lanai, you might see dolphins playing in the water.
- Walk to your left as you face the ocean to see Sweetheart Rock.
- There is a small convenience store at Manele Harbor on Lanai.
- Restroom facilities are nice at Hulopoe Beach.
- No lifeguard is on duty at Hulopoe Beach.
Cool & Really 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.
Aloha – Enjoy Maui!
Beaches. Maui has some of the best beaches in the world. Napili Bay and Kapalua Bay on the west side of the island are popular snorkel locations, and everyone loves Baby Beach in Lahaina. Honolua Bay is also awesome for snorkeling, and Slaughterhouse Beach nearby is a tourist favorite. Don’t forget to try D.T. Fleming Beach Park.
Top 10 Lists. Take a look at my Top 10 Activities on Maui, and my Top 10 Restaurants. There’s also my Top 10 Attractions while visiting Maui and, of course, my Top 7 Shopping places and Top 5 Luau experiences.
Eating & Drinking. Oh, yea. You’ve also got to eat and drink while visiting Maui. Well, for breakfast The Gazebo in Napili is a “must-do tradition,” along with the Kihei Café. For pizza, try Prison Street Pizza in Lahaina or Dollie’s Pub & Café in Napili.
In the upcountry town of Makawao are two good places to eat – Casanova Italian Restaurant and Makawao Steak House. Stop at this “Hawaiian cowboy” town on your way down from a sunrise visit at Haleakala Crater.
Ever been in a rainforest? Check-out the Honolua Bay Rainforest! Out in Paia is a famous restaurant – Charley’s – so make sure you stop there for breakfast on your way to Hana, or for dinner on your way back. Check-out the various places to stay in Hana!
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