Maui is one of the most famous and popular with tourists (annually more than two million people go here). Maui is a very popular golf course. The landscape of this volcanic island of an almost unreal beauty is different: red soil, covered with bright green grass carpet, set off the deep blue ocean. Along with the exotic vegetation and hotels, many of which are real architectural masterpieces, this has the effect of an incredible luxury. One day Maui, the demigod Hercules with his power and the cunningness of Odysseus, pulled the Hawaiian Islands from the ocean. Then he climbed the volcano Haleakala and lasso the sun, thus sparing the island of eternal darkness. Today, travelers from all over the world who come to soak up the friendly Maui rays of the sun and the locals lie on the endless beaches that stretch for 200 km along the coast of the island, plenty to enjoy the fruits of the mythical hero's work. The local proverb: “Maui no ka Oi” – “Maui - best of all. " Although Maui can boast with the fact that it is the capital of Hawaii, and although located some distance from the prestigious resort of Waikiki, but without doubt, it is the most famous and popular island of the archipelago for tourists. Every year more than 2 million people come here. Even on the verge of the extinction humpback whales prefer the warm coastal waters of the island during their seasonal migrations. Honeymooners, surfers and lovers of trekking - travelers with different interests on the island are something special, something that makes them come here again and again.
This paradise island is presented for those who seek solitude and quietness, those who want to escape the hustle of the cities to enjoy the natural beauty: the majestic volcanoes, the enchanting natural lagoons, the magnificent waterfalls. Even in the areas favored by tourists - the old town of Lahaina, Kaanapali and Kapalua resorts - there is enough space for everyone. On the other side of the island, just two hours from the resorts, there are tiny villages as Paia, Haiku or Hana, perched at the foot of the granduos Mount Haleakala , one of the most beautiful places of the island. Tropical forests, eucalyptus groves and emerald meadows covered with picturesque slopes of Haleakala, also feature small farm residents. The erupting lava flows and the gray frozen streams attract many travelers here. Those coming here for the magnificent views, with the opening of the volcano, priceless memories that they get to climb the mountain paths and wading through the jungle to the coast to the famous trails- Hana enjoying the sparkling waters with majestic waterfalls and cliffs. From the ancient town of Hana Piilani Hana leads you to a bamboo forest, a blue plant with waterfalls and cliffs Oheo Gulch, where the Kaupo Gap with stunning views, and then to deserted beaches where the ocean roars. This unforgettable scenery can be compared with only the towering mountains, with the volcanoes and the protected cove road Kahekili, traveling along the coast of West Maui. White sparkling in the sun sand, the clear blue waters of the Pacific, the amazingly beautiful nature in the tropics and the traditional Hawaiian culture create a unique atmosphere of harmony and happiness to reign on the island of Maui. Staying here, in a first class hotel Four Seasons Resort Maui, you can spend an unforgettable holiday with your family on the beaches of one of the best resorts in the world. Gourmet restaurants, excellent facilities for sports activities, both outdoors and in the hotel, exciting excursions and interesting entertainment program are waiting for you.
Maui - the second largest Hawaiian popular island, known as the "Kingdom of the Plains" was rated the sixth last year. The beautiful sunny beaches of the "golden" West Coast are always filled with tourists, and covered with lush rainforest mountains east coast are cool and fresh.
Others from The Most Attractive Islands to Visit in 2012
Forget about work as it is the easiest way to be looking for rest in one of the best places of the world and find yourself among the exotic nature, but preferably in a comfortable environment.
That is why tourists are most attracted by different islands.
Having interrogated a lot of tourists and carefully comparing the beauty of the nature as well as accommodation, travel, the experts ranked the most attractive tourist islands.
It was found that, although the leader remained the same in the top, the rest still have changed dramatically.
Choose one of the islands you like more as one of your favorite tourist destination.
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