Posted on January 5th, 2022
If you are looking for a place to relax in Maui, Lahaina is the gateway to the famous Kaanapali and Kapalua beach resorts north of the community. It is the largest census-designated place on the island of West Maui, with a population of 12,702. In addition to being a popular tourist destination, Lahaina is also home to the popular Kaanapali and Kapalua beach resorts. The surrounding area has many things to offer visitors, including a variety of activities.
The city of Lahaina is an oceanfront destination and is a popular spot for surfing. The harbor in Lahaina is also one of the best places in the world to watch humpback whales.
Lahaina encompasses the coast along Hawaii Route 30 from a tunnel at the south end, through Olawalu up to the CDP of Napili-Honokowai to the north. During the heavy tourist seasons, the population can swell to nearly 40,000 people. You can visit Lahaina and the stunning beach resorts by flying into the Maui International Airport.