The road to Hana is a famous highway that brings you to Hana, a small historical town in Maui. It’s the primary road that connects the north/west side to the east side of the Maui. This is the only road on Maui that takes you into the gorgeous and lush Hana rainforest and is full of amazing adventures. The breathtaking views, greenery, beautiful fauna, ocean views from cliffs and mesmerizing waterfalls attract many travelers every year. Undoubtedly, the road to Hana guided trip is something you should not miss. However, it can also be a long and exhausting trip, especially if you choose to self-drive.
Did you know the road to Hana is known to be one of the most dangerous roads globally, with over 600 narrow turns and more than 50 one-lane bridges? If you are self-driving to Hana, be attentive and keep in mind that one-lane bridges can be scary and exhausting and a complete one-way trip takes around 3 hours to reach Hana. With a lot to do on the road to Hana, it can be overwhelming if you don’t properly plan. Make sure you do your research if the road to Hana is on your bucket list and you want to enjoy this tropical island adventure to the fullest.
The most popular destinations on the road to Hana
Aunty Sandy’s Banana Bread Stand
Banana bread is one of the typical dishes of the route and is available on plenty of stalls offering completely fresh and home-baked bread. In addition, on your journey to Hana, banana bread and fresh fruits become the best snacks that you can have anywhere at any time.
Pua’a Ka’a Falls
Pua’a Ka’a State Wayside Park (that’s always fun to say). Here you’ll find a paved trail to several small falls and a picnic area. A larger falls can also be accessed upstream via a dirt trail. This particular waterfall is very pretty, you can swim in the basin if you choose and it is an easy hop off hop on stop for the guided tours with Stardust Hawaii.
Waiʻānapanapa State Park
Waiʻanapanapa State Park is a 122-acre state park in Hana, on the island of Maui, in Hawaii. It is located at the end of Waiʻanapanapa Road off Hana Highway at mile marker 32. This is among the most popular state parks on Maui. It is one of the best Maui state parks!
Book a guided tour to the road to Hana at Stardust Hawaii
Driving on the road to Hana can be tiring and exhausting; hence to make the most of your trip, you can book a road to Hana guide at Stardust Hawaii. We offer different guided tours to help you enjoy breathtaking views along the road, fresh pool water baths, black sand beach views, and more without any hassle. Our tour includes a hotel pick and drop facility, transportation on the best vehicles, a professional driver and guide, snacks and other meals. We also offer the best photography sessions to capture all your beautiful memories.