What side of Maui is Paia?
How do I get to Paia?
The nearest airport to Paia is Kahului (OGG) Airport which is 4.3 miles away. Other nearby airports include Lanai (LNY) (38.3 miles), Hoolehua (MKK) (49.9 miles) and Kona (KOA) (83.9 miles).
How far is Paia from airport?
The distance between Paia and Kahului Airport (OGG) is 4 miles.
Why are the 7 Sacred pools closed?
Please Note: Oheo Pools aka Seven Sacred Pools are currently closed due to Covid-19.
Where is the rough road on Road to Hana?
So how bad exactly is the road? So on to the practicalities of the road itself. The 3-5 miles just past Kipahulu (the National Park, AKA Seven Sacred Pools) are the worst, but it's not unlike the last few miles leading up to Kipahulu on the other side (past Hana coming into the National Park).
How rough is the back Road to Hana?
The road on the back side is rough, narrow, prone to mudslides and unpaved in sections. After driving the extremely curvy road to Hana, you can easily become fatigued. The back side of the road to Hana is very narrow, partially unpaved and quite bumpy in sections.
What town does the Road to Hana start in?
The Road to Hana starts in Kipahulu and ends in Kaupo on Maui. The Skyline Hawaii tour makes a loop around the island though so it starts in Kipahulu and then ends in Kipahulu again at the end of the day.
Which Road to Hana app is best?
If you prefer travelling independently, at your own pace, GyPSy Guide provides the best Road to Hana tour experience, along with the freedom to choose what you enjoy; squishing the black sand between your toes at Wai'anapanapa, hiking the Pipiwai Bamboo Trail, or maybe time to enjoy an extra slice of banana bread.
Where is the best place to watch the sunset in Maui?
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Is Road to Hana same as Haleakala?
Though it is the same road, you'll be seeing the scenery from a different perspective. Plus you get the opportunity to stop at points you missed on the way in. As previously mentioned, there is an approved route that connects Haleakala summit drive to the Hana Highway.
How far is Haleakala National Park from Hana?
The Kīpahulu District of Haleakalā National Park can be accessed by driving 12 miles past the town of Hāna, on the famous Hāna Highway that circumscribes the northeast coast of the island of Maui.
What is the backside of Maui?
Oheo Gulch, sometimes inaccurately called Seven Sacred Pools, marks the start of what is known as Maui's “backside.” Beyond that, signs of civilization are few and far between, except for a few roadside fruit stands, several churches, and one single store.
Which part of Road to Hana is not paved?
If you take the road past Oheo Gulch (Seven Pools) and past Lindbergh's grave and continue around the south side of Maui to go all the way around, you will have to drive on about 5 miles of unpaved dirt and gravel road. (This is NOT like the Hana Highway normal route around the north side, which is paved all the way.)Jan 21, 2022
Does the Road to Hana go all the way around Maui?
Yes, we have taken the Road to Hana all the way around several times.
Can you drive from Hana to Haleakala?
In other words, there is no "back way" from Hana to Haleakala. I would never advise driving the RTH in the dark
ever! And if you plan on leaving from Hana you will be driving that crazy, twisty, one lane laden road in the pitch black to get to Haleakala for sunrise.
Can you drive all around Road to Hana?
Drive to Hana and back – 10 to 12 hours depending on stops and finding a place for lunch or a picnic. Drive all the way around (make the loop) – 10-12 hours with more stops but less time at them.
How far is Haleakala from airport?
How far is it from Kahului Airport (OGG) to: Haleakala: 1 hour, 50 min. Hana: 2 hour, 30 min. Kaanapali: 50 min.
What's the rainiest month in Hawaii?
– Overall June is the driest month in Hawaii, while December is the wettest month.