Winter can be a stressful time. You must buy presents for your friends and family for the holidays, drive in the ice and snow, and you have to go to work in the dark and come home in the dark. Your vacation to Maui couldn’t come at a better time, and you are wondering what to do when you get there. There are plenty of wonderful things to do in Maui in December! Winter in Maui brings colorful skies and big waves for surfing. It is the best time to see whales and a great time to enjoy the shopping, hiking, and restaurants the island has to offer. There is so much to do on this gorgeous island that you will want to make a plan before you go, lest you miss the very best of Maui.
The Whale Festival
People come to Maui from all over the world in February to participate in this celebration of one of the world’s largest and most intelligent mammals. Participants get to enjoy everything from a Whale Regatta, done with rubber whales, which are like rubber ducks, to a whale-centric film festival, to a concert cruise where you will see humpback whales in action.
A Hawaiian Christmas- Things To Do In Maui December
If you are on Maui for Christmas, you can watch the lighting of the famous 150-year-old banyan tree in Lahaina. There is a whole evening centered around this event. They have plenty of live music and holiday arts and crafts.
Every Friday of the month brings a party to a different town on this beautiful and fun-loving island. You will enjoy live music, traditional dancing, and plenty of cheap eats at these parties. This is one of the best things to do in Maui in January!
The PGA Tournament of Champions
If you are a golf enthusiast, this will be one of your favorite things to do in Maui in January. This early January competition is your chance to geek out and see your heroes challenge one another. Be sure to order your ticket in advance, as they sell out quickly.
Hawaii is a popular place in the winter, and the few hotels on the island know they can charge top dollar for a small room with few amenities. You are visiting Hawaii to relax, and you deserve a place to stay that is roomy and comfortable with lots of extras. The vacation professionals at Quam Properties can find you a home with a huge living room with a big screen television and bedrooms with ergonomic beds and lots of closet space. We have fully equipped kitchens where you can prepare your own Hawaiian meal. Click here or give us a call today at 808-665-1315.