Romance Hawaii Guide : Romance Hawaii Guide
MAUI CAPTIVATING From its scenic natural wonders to an exhilarating breadth of outdoor activities, there are plenty of reasons why Maui has been voted ‘Best Island’ by readers of the prestigious Conde Nast Traveler magazine for some 17 years. Visit www.gohawaii.com/au/maui. ROMANCE, MAUI-STYLE Maui provides an idyllic setting for the celebration or proposal of your dreams – whether it is a casual beach affair or lavish function. And, with so many wonderful experiences at arm’s reach, you can afford to be totally spontaneous. Be as relaxed or active as you choose. THE PERFECT BACKDROP Maui does not disappoint when it comes to picturesque locations, and 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 options include: • an elaborate party at the Hyatt Regency Maui Resort & Spa • descending via helicopter to a remote waterfall • a secluded beach accessed via yacht • a sunset garden celebration followed by a traditional Hawaiian feast and Polynesian show at the Old Lahaina Luau • the top of Haleakalā Crater at sunrise • a stunning sunset cruise off Lāhaina. FAVOURITE COUPLE ACTIVITIES Watch an intimate sunrise over the clouds, wrapped together in a blanket, atop the Honu (turtle) 3048m Haleakalā Crater - the dormant volcano and Maui’s highest peak. Drive the scenic road to Hāna and hike to one of East Maui’s spectacular waterfalls and discover tiered, swimmable pools for a tranquil, refreshing dip. Dine on Maui’s sumptuous farm-totable cuisine then stroll hand-in-hand on a moonlit night across one of Maui’s serene beaches. View the celebrated humpback whales during their winter migration from December to April. THE HAWAIIAN ISLANDS: MAUI THE MAGIC ISLES Awaken your senses with a drive up Haleakalā Crater to Ali‘i Kula Lavender Farm, showcasing more than 30 varieties. Dive or snorkel at stunning Molokini – a partly submerged volcanic crater and marine reserve teeming with tropical fish. Tours depart from Lāhainā. Explore the old whaling village of Lāhainā with many galleries, restaurants and a self-guided historic walk. Invigorate the palette an hour’s drive from Wailea at Tedeschi Winery - home of pineapple-derived ‘Maui Splash’ and ‘Maui Blanc’. Make a personal connection with Maui. Connect your clients with our wide variety of apartments on the island of Maui. Become an Outrigger Hospitality Specialist to enjoy exclusive amenities and benefi ts. Call 808.688.74443 or see OutriggerAgent.com ROMANCE HAWAI‘I 25 Hawaii Tourism Authority (HTA) / Ron Dahlquist.
Romance Hawaii Guide 2014