Late Autumn and early Winter in Maui are terrific! As temperatures on the mainland drop below freezing, the temperatures in Maui become slightly cooler. The sun is lower on the horizon and it is not so hot on the beach. It cools down about 10° from the heat of summer and the weather feels perfect! … Read more »
Protea of Maui – Unique, Beautiful, and Magical
Proteas are not native to Maui. In fact, they have only been residents on Maui since 1977. Yet, they are renowned for being one of Maui’s most striking flowers! Generally, when people see them for the first time, they cannot believe they are real flowers. They comment, “they look prehistoric” or “they look like they… Read more »
11 Interesting Things About Maui and the State of Hawai’i That are Little Known Facts
No matter how much we learn about Maui or the State of Hawai’i, there is always something new and exciting just around the bend. We searched for some unusual facts and information and found out SO MANY things we never knew about this rare and unique island chain. The hardest thing we had to do… Read more »
Top 5 Favorite Hawai’i Subscription Boxes for 2022
Subscription Box Companies began in 2004. One of the earliest examples of these companies was called The Sampler. It offered samples of products from independent web-based artists, crafters, zines, and specialty shops. The early subscription box business model worked like this: The company sends you a package every month or 3 (depending on your subscription) … Read more »
Hana Sky-Trek: An Amazing Adventure You Will Never Forget!
The idea is Pure Genius. Imagine yourself in a helicopter above roaring waterfalls, pristine tropical forests, and endless views of the deep blue Pacific for 36 breathtaking minutes. Then, a touch down in Maui’s most secluded, unspoiled area – Hana! Let your Hana road adventure begin! After you land, you are welcomed with Old-Style Aloha… Read more »
Maui Calls – Private Charter Tours are the Best!
Temptation Tours has continued to be the recipient of the Viator Badge of Excellence and we are very proud of this acknowledgment. As Queen Kapi’olani said, Strive for the Highest, and that is what we do. Always putting our guests first for the best experience possible. Why does this matter, you ask? Well, first of… Read more »
Maui Will Soothe Your Soul – 7 Easy Fun Things
When your plane touches down in Maui, after a long flight, there is only one thing on your mind – warm, soft sand between your toes and jumping in the ocean! It will soothe your kinks and wash your concerns away instantly. That is a fact! That is only one thing of many that will… Read more »
Hana Cave-Quest! 7 Fascinating and Fun Facts
Also known as ‘Romancing the Lava Tube’ Our story begins more than 25 years ago. A young man who lived in Hana named Chuck Thorne heard about a lava tube located on a property nearby. He eventually went to the owner and asked politely if he could explore this extraordinary site. “Just no get hurt,”… Read more »
5 Strategies for Your Hassle-Free Maui Vacation – Start the Fun on Day One!
We want you to step off your plane with a big smile, feeling 100% confident that this vacation will be fantastic from this first moment onwards! Therefore, we must share some of our favorite tips on preparing for your first few hours on the island. Once you have your bags and are on your way,… Read more »
Why Do the Road to Hana? Here are Important 3 Reasons Why
The Road to Hana has a special allure for people visiting Maui. Most visitors to Maui are tempted to try quite a few world-class activities during their Hawai’i vacation. There are surf lessons, zip-lining, Haleakalā Sunrise, boat trips, and more. Yet, we still consider the Road to Hana a must. Maui’s iconic Road To Hana… Read more »