The island is just packed full of world class diving sites, incredible hiking, stunning waterfalls, and beautiful drives. Nevertheless, as a person who only had five days in Maui (with several days filled with our diving certification classes), I really had to be selective about which places to visit and then plan really good restaurants that were near those locations (of course!).
As I researched on the web and poked around various Top 10 type lists, one place started to stand out.
Haleakala, a dormant volcano on the eastern side of Maui, consistently showed up on these lists, almost always being hailed as the number one attraction to see in Maui….