Romance Hawaii Guide : Romance Hawaii Guide 2017
ROMANCE HAWAI‘I 27 AdobeStock/dawnadams RECONNECT WITH NATURE THE PERFECT BACKDROP Maui does not disappoint when it comes to picturesque locations. Settings can be tailored to reflect a personal passion, significant place or memory, or a once-in-a lifetime adventure. And, while choosing a remote site can require a little extra planning, Maui offers a huge portfolio of professional wedding planners to assist you every step of the way. Popular settings include: • an elaborate party at the Hyatt Regency Maui Resort & Spa • descending via helicopter to a remote waterfall • on a secluded beach accessed via yacht • a sunset garden celebration followed by a traditional Hawaiian feast and Polynesian show at the Old Lāhainā Lū‘au • at the top of Haleakalā Crater at sunrise • on a stunning sunset cruise off Lāhainā. FAVOURITE COUPLE ACTIVITIES Awaken your senses with a drive up scenic Haleakalā Crater to Ali‘i Kula Lavender Farm, showcasing more than 30 varieties of lavender. USEFUL WEBSITES FOR MAUI WEDDINGS & HONEYMOONS Please download an online version of the Maui Travel Planner for more detailed information about travel to Maui, Moloka‘i and Lāna‘i. gohawaii.com/au/maui/visitor-guide In the very back of this guide you will also find a listing of handy wedding and honeymoon services. Dine on Maui’s sumptuous farm-to-table cuisine at one of the many superb restaurants. Then stroll hand-in-hand under the moonlight across a serene beach. Explore the fascinating old whaling village of Lāhainā with many galleries, restaurants and a self-guided historic walk. Invigorate the palette only an hour’s drive from Wailea at MauiWine — the home of ‘Maui Splash’ and ‘Maui Blanc’. Island hop from Lāhainā to Lāna‘i by ferry — it’s a great way to spend the day! Snorkel or dive at stunning Molokini — a partly submerged volcanic crater and marine reserve teeming with tropical fish. Take the scenic Road to Hāna and hike to one of East Maui’s spectacular waterfalls to discover tiered, swimmable pools for a refreshing dip. Allow four to eight hours (roundtrip). View the celebrated humpback whales during their winter migration from December to May. Watch an intimate sunrise over the clouds, wrapped together in a blanket, atop the 3048m Haleakalā Crater — a dormant volcano and Maui’s highest peak.
Romance Hawaii Guide 2016