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Wailea, Maui, HI
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Reviewed 29 November 2017 via mobile

This nature attraction is located in south Maui. About 45min drive from the airport driving towards Waimea. I was trying to get more information about this area but there were only few so I was hesitant. But I'm glad we made the drive. Driving here...More

1  Thank hazel_travelss
Reviewed 2 October 2017

Definitely worth a visit, however there is not much to do there. It is easy to get to, it is near and it is cool. However, after about 5 minutes and few photos you can move on, I wouldn't go out my way to go...More

2  Thank micic
Reviewed 1 July 2017

Do yourself a favor and go on the complete 1.5 mile hike after driving to the parking lot. It's slightly less than 3 miles round trip. Lava formations grow wilder as you trek further along the coast, and keep an eye out for occasional goats...More

3  Thank joe b
Reviewed 23 June 2017 via mobile

As you drive the road to the lava fields you feel as though you have traveled to another planet. The jagged rocky lava here does not resemble the smooth flowing lava that usually comes to mind. It looks as though huge dump trucks randomly dumped...More

1  Thank YoAdrian99
Reviewed 22 May 2017

You drive through beautiful Wailea only to encounter something l have never seen before. The Lava fields are like a moonscape. Such unusual geology worth a look. ,

1  Thank gilli03
Reviewed 18 May 2017 via mobile

The area is extremely beautiful and is great for hiking. We saw some people swimming and snorkeling but we didn't do any ourselves. We went on a hike and explored the shore a bit, where we saw a ton of little crabs and fish. It...More

Thank Niki S
Reviewed 17 April 2017

The lava fields come right to the waters edge and seem endless with much of the terrain covered in black lava. There are few roads but one does take you into the lava fields and from there you can hike the fields or walk the...More

1  Thank Oldjack
Reviewed 9 April 2017

Absolutely fabulous hike along the ocean and lava fields. There is also a blowhole along the way that soaked everybody. Almost moonscape in some areas the fields butt up against the ocean. The trail leads through twisted live and dead copse of trees, small rocky...More

1  Thank Chain-user
Reviewed 29 March 2017

We went for a drive to the Lava Fields and it was just amazing how big the area of lava there was. I couldn't believe how light the lava rocks were. It was a great little bit of history to see on our holiday.

Thank 2000tammy2015
Reviewed 23 March 2017

The landscape here is otherworldly. The drive there, along the really rough road carved through the lava fields, is really interesting. The scenery is really unique and you can hike through the lava fields. We traveled with young kids and so we didn't travel very...More

1  Thank Michael R
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