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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Some beautiful views, but not as much to do. I would recommend the road to Hana and definitely skip this if the road To Hana scared you.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank newmommie51905
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We've been to Maui many times but haven't driven along the north side of the island. It was beautiful. The coastlinei in many areas is quite rugged and the area is sparsely populated. It appears to get a lot of rain too, the vegetation is...More

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank SeeTheW0rld62
Reviewed November 8, 2018 via mobile

We decided to stop off at some beaches on the way to Lahaina and they will lovely (close to Olowalu). Once in Lehaina, we followed our guide book and wondered around, had lunch (Kimo) and headed further north to Kapalua for a lovely beach (down...More

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank kanddhanson
Reviewed November 4, 2018 via mobile

It took us just over 3 hours to complete and we stopped quite a few times for photos. There is a blow hole on the way which is a bit of a hike to see, I recommend hiking boots if you intend to hike down...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank kapusty
Reviewed October 15, 2018

We drove to the blowhole and had not researched the road past it to Wailuku, and took it as it was shorter on the map to get back to where we were staying. This is a very narrow, winding and up and down road that...More

Date of experience: October 2018
4  Thank Spensar
Reviewed October 4, 2018

A very scenic route as long as you aren't the driver. Over seven miles is less than 2 lanes and the far western end is a very narrow one lane. You would be a fool to drive it in anything larger than a compact car....More

Date of experience: October 2018
2  Thank Andy R
Reviewed September 21, 2018

This is truly a don't miss out drive. If you are even a bit squeamish about sketchy roads and heights close your eyes but don't pass this one up. You will definitely want to drive this route "clockwise" from Lahaina to Wailuku as you will...More

Date of experience: August 2018
2  Thank Kirt E
Reviewed August 7, 2018 via mobile

If you decide to take this drive, I would recommend driving from the Kapalua side of the island toward Wailuku. You will have the advantage of being closer to the inside of the road, and not on the edge of the cliff overlooking the ocean....More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank lwj
Reviewed May 7, 2018 via mobile

I drove from Lahaina clockwise around on this road on a Sunday. There was surprisingly quite a bit of traffic coming the opposite direction. Many people were hitting the beaches and it was quite a pretty drive. Most of the way is a one lane...More

Date of experience: May 2018
1  Thank 917elizabethj
Reviewed March 24, 2018 via mobile

Beautiful scenic drive, kind of long, winding and narrow roads. Some areas are one lane so be on the lookout of other vehicles coming towards you.

Date of experience: March 2018
1  Thank Tam U
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judy m
January 4, 2017|
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Response from Dame L | Reviewed this property |
from start to go it took us about 3+ hrs, their are some hairy points in the drive where the road is so narrow you end up reversing a wee bit so that the car coming toward you can get past, i suggest beeping before... More
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