Central Maui

Most visitors will begin their vacations here in Central Maui, arriving at Kahului Airport. Home to much of the island’s local community, Central Maui offers plenty of off-the-beaten-path treasures to uncover. Browse the small town shops and restaurants of Wailuku. Visit historic and sacred spots like Iao Valley State Park. Discover Maui’s thriving arts community at galleries and performance venues like the Maui Arts & Cultural Center. Or explore the streets of Kahului for its unique variety of shops, malls and restaurants. Experience the Magic Isle like a local in Central Maui.

Central Maui Highlights

Central Maui's Iao Valley State Park features one of Maui’s most recognizable landmarks, the 1,200-foot Iao Needle.
Just 10 minutes west from the Kahului Airport is Wailuku, a commercial center and the county seat of Maui’s government.
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