Deep in the Pacific, two islands beckon, ready for discovery. Hike from white-sand beaches into Maui's lush jungle and stand in awe of Haleakala Crater. Then cross the water to Lanai, where luxury, wilderness and adventure await. There are few places on Earth like Hawaii, and few places in Hawaii like Maui and Lanai.
1 Follow the Waihee Ridge Trail through luxuriant native plants to incredible 360-degree views of the ocean Fuel up on sweet tropical fruit before a climb up to Lanilili, a vigorous route through a remarkably rich forest—hike it before it's discovered by other travelers! Relax poolside in style at the boutique Hotel Wailea.
2 Be awed by Haleakala's starkly beautiful landscape as you descend into the crater of this massive shield volcano An International Biosphere Reserve, Haleakala wows visitors with rare endemic flora and fauna, like the delicate silversword and the regal Hawaiian goose.
3 Channel your inner adventurer as you hike on the King's Highway, an ancient royal Hawaiian walking path Explore laid-back Lahaina and perhaps shop for souvenirs? Ferry to Lanai, the smallest inhabited island in Hawaii Visit Hulopoe Beach on a trail once used by ancient Hawaiian fishermen Experience an unforgettable sunset over the ocean from the luxurious Four Seasons Resort Lanai.
4-5 For superb views of hidden valleys, Maui and Molokai, embark on a scenic hike along the Koloiki Trail Walk through groves of guava, ironwood and kukui trees Discover the island's fascinating history at the Culture and Heritage Center Our hotel offers plenty of options: swim or snorkel at a private white-sand beach, play a round of golf, treat yourself at the spa or relax poolside End your Hawaiian adventure with a short walk to legendary Sweetheart Rock.