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17 May, 2013 Hawaiian Tourism Compiles 10 most Romantic Maui Escapes


Hawaiian Tourism have compiled the 10 most Romantic Escapes on Maui and highlight why Maui is the perfect romantic destination.

Maui has been called the heart chakra of the Hawaiian Islands, a place where the heart opens and romance reigns. That’s why Maui is one of  the world’s premier wedding and honeymoon destinations, favoured by many thousands of couples who choose to propose, marry, re-marry, renew vows, celebrate anniversaries, honeymoon or simply take a romantic couples retreat!

With its sunrises, sunsets, beaches, waterfalls, rainforests, gardens, tropical chapels, world-class hotels and resorts, private estates and luxury boats, Maui’s storybook scenery and services are an unparalleled backdrop for the most important moments in life.

10 Recommended Romantic Escapes on Maui:

- Secluded white, sand beaches are lovely for strolling hand-in-hand on a moonlit stroll.

- Watching the sunrise atop Haleakala, a dormant volcano, it is the perfect place to snuggle under a blanket with your loved one.

- Hike to one of East Maui’s spectacular waterfalls for an intimate detour along the scenic road to Hana.

- Sunset cruises depart Lahaina for romantic sails along the stunning coastline.

Hold onto your seat, and your loved one, as you experience a bird’s eye view of Maui from a helicopter.

- Most resorts pamper couples with side-by-side massages, facials and body treatments, which are sure to relax your mind, body and soul.

- Enjoy entertaining dance clubs, karaoke bars, magic shows, concerts, movies, mai tais and microbrews in each other’s warm company.

- With 190km of shoreline, Maui’s oceans offer endless couple aqua-adventures like snorkelling, surfing, scuba diving and whale watching (Dec-May).

- Weave local traditions into your celebration such as bringing island music into your wedding using traditional ukulele or slack-key guitar.

- Maui’s chefs offer an array of delectable delights from an oceanfront table for two, to a festive luau for your entire wedding.

MTA Product Coordinator, Janita Allwright, recently returning from Maui also provides a few personal tips for Honeymooners on the magical island here.

- Hiring a car is the biggest tip for Maui, it's an easy island to drive around and there is so much to see and experience all over the island. 

- The resorts are world class and most offer sea views out to the Pacific. Within the resorts there are plenty of activities for couples. Romantic coastal walks are a great way to stumble across giant monk seals basking in the sun, sea turtles, and the sight of humpback whales. 
A traditional Hawaiian Canoe experience is a must and usually needs to be reserved well in advanced.

- The friendly islanders are more than happy to let you in on local Maui hot spots. So, take advantage of the roads less travelled and discover less ‘touristy’ secluded bay’s and beaches that you may otherwise not have come across.

- Try the local cuisine - sip a coconut or try one of many fish taco and mango stalls along the coastline. The Maui locals all have their favourites - try them all!
At dusk make your way to the beach where you’ll find the ocean lapping up on the sand, a silhouette of surfers, sailors and stand up paddle boarders with the sun setting over the ocean.

- At night indulge in world class eateries and casual island entertainment. A Hawaiian Luau is a wonderful cultural experience where you enjoy colourful island dancing, a Hawaiian feast, cocktails and a chance to learn the history of Hawaii.

For more on the best Maui Island escapes talk to your MTA Travel Expert for the perfect honeymoon to suit your needs.

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