Top 10 Airbnb Experiences In Maui, Hawaii

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The second-largest island in Hawaii welcomes you with its wide majestic views of the Pacific Ocean waters. Maui Island has a land area of 1,883 square kilometers (727.03 square miles) - all filled with tropical attractions and interesting experiences for you and your loved ones to explore. Surf, swim, dive, trek, eat and chill on this paradise island, named after a demigod. Discover more of the island’s beauty, including the incredibly large isthmus that bridges two volcanic masses and earns Maui the nickname “Valley Isle”. Get ready to be amazed by the following top Airbnb experiences in Maui, Hawaii.

1. Explore marine life on a sea scooter (from USD 95.0)

Can’t get enough of water adventures? Try one of the top Airbnb experiences in Maui - sea scooters! This intimate two-hour snorkeling tour includes equipment (e.g., mask, snorkel, fin, life jacket, paddleboard, inflatable, etc.) and is intended for experienced swimmers. Your local guide takes you through safe areas where beautiful coral reefs and diverse marine species thrive: rays, turtles, starfish, octopuses, eels, and many other interesting sea creatures.

Sea Scooter Snorkeling Tour

Duration: 1.5 hours

351 reviews

2. Strike a pose in a professional drone photoshoot (from USD 250.0)

Get your best swimwear ready for an hour or so of a fun drone photoshoot, either on Po’olenalena Beach Park or Ukumehame Beach Park. Aerial shots are great for capturing the beauty of the scenery and the subject. At the same time, they offer a unique perspective that will surely catch the interest of your social media followers. Don’t miss this top Airbnb experience in Maui. Contact your professional photographer today to check availability.

Maui Drone Photoshoot

Duration: 1 hour

33 reviews

3. Join a surfing lesson and ride your first wave (from USD 90.0)

When in Hawaii, do not just feel the waves, ride over them and catch them on a surfboard. Surfing on the great Pacific waters, after all, is one of the top Airbnb experiences in Maui, Hawaii. You cannot miss this adventure. Book a lesson and meet your friendly instructors who will guide you every step of the way, and provide you with the equipment (i.e., surfboard and rashguard). While on land, you will learn techniques (paddling, popping up, balancing, etc.) that will help you conquer your first swell, however tiny it is.

Surf lessons in Paradise

Duration: 2 hours

383 reviews

4. Dive and swim with the turtles (from USD 129.0)

Witness the magnificent world down under and learn how to dive in Maui. This two-and-a-half-hour scuba diving lesson takes you through the rich Hawaiian marine life. While you will only be diving a few laps away from the shore, you still get to swim with fascinating giant turtles. No wonder why this shore diving activity is rated one of the top Airbnb experiences in Maui. Don’t worry about certifications or equipment; your instructor takes care of everything for you.

Try Scuba at Turtle Town No Exp Required

Duration: 2.5 hours

590 reviews

5. Create and wear your own flower crown designs (from USD 65.0)

Traditionally, Hawaiian flower crowns are worn for special occasions like weddings, baby showers, and graduations. Thankfully, with today’s top Airbnb experiences in Maui, you get to design your own Haku Lei and bring it home for you to wear as you please. Learn from the locals the craft of turning tropical flowers and foliage into a beautiful accessory. Materials are included in this two-hour lesson. Not only will you bring home fun memories, but also practical skills.

Haku - Hawaiian Flower Crown - Workshop

Duration: 2 hours

90 reviews

6. Enjoy yoga with charming goats (from USD 46.0)

Welcome to the era where animals are not only shopping buddies, but also exercise assistants. Book this animal-assisted therapy on a scenic location in Maui, and experience the profound joy of getting active with nature. Your instructor introduces interesting ways you can incorporate your charming furry goat friends with yoga poses. All skill levels are accommodated in this one-of-a-kind exercise.

Maui Goat Yoga with Miniature Goats

Duration: 1.5 hours

1001 reviews

7. Tour a farm with rescued animals (from USD 50.0)

Surround yourself with all the love from the rescue animals in Leilani Farm Sanctuary, a haven with 88 acres (35.61 hectares) of land. This unique animal tour is one of the top Airbnb experiences in Maui. You will get to know each of the animals as you’ve never before. Kiss a donkey; cuddle a chicken; play with a cat; get up close and personal with the rescue deers, pigs, goats, rabbits, and many more. By joining this intimate guided tour, you are not only enjoying but also contributing to a social cause.

Farm tour with loving rescued animals

Duration: 1 hour

246 reviews

8. Hike through bamboo forests and explore majestic waterfalls (from USD 750.0)

Imagine walking through lines of bamboos and taking all the calm energy in. The bamboo forest hiking tour is one of the unforgettable top Airbnb experiences in Maui. It runs about five hours and takes your small group of four through a series of majestic waterfalls and cool water pools. Your day starts early at eight with a cup of coffee and a set of warm-up exercises and ends with a nice swim in the cool freshwater pool. You can jump and dive 30 feet (9 meters) above the ground, too. What a way to end your tour with a splash!

Waterfalls & Bamboo Adventure Hike

Duration: 5 hours

78 reviews

9. Release your worries through sound healing (from USD 100.0)

Many people believe that the island itself possess healing properties, and one of the interesting Airbnb experiences in Maui is a full hour of a sound-healing session. Natural sound therapy is a long-standing practice among Maui people. In this relaxing journey, you will be enveloped by a cacophony of sounds from instruments collected from different parts of the world - gong, crystal bowls, mantras, among others. The multi-cultural sound healing session helps relieve emotional tensions, clears your mind, and opens up your chakras so you begin to see the world in a different light afterwards. Try it. Book a slot now.

Maui Sound Healing and Sacred Meditation

Duration: 1 hour

92 reviews

10. Fish out your dinner from the sea (from USD 199.0)

Book this inshore fishing tour and experience scooping your dinner fresh from the Hawaiian waters. This four-hour tour includes fishing tackle, a bucketload of bait, and an ice cooler for storing your catch. The boat has enough space for six guests to move around comfortably and features a modern Simrad Color Recorder/GPS for safe navigation. Pick-up location is either at Kaanapali Beach or Mala Wharf.


Duration: 4 hours

2 reviews

Must-try Airbnb experiences in Maui

Every listing in this article takes you to a unique experience on the mystical island of Maui: sea scooters, sound healing, goat-assisted yoga, bamboo forests. Thanks to all the amazing attractions and activities in Maui, your tropical island vacation is made even more interesting. Get closer to mother nature through the top Airbnb experiences in Maui, Hawaii. Enquire today for the availability of tours.

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Jahz is a Philippine-based writer who enjoys solo travels as much as group adventures. She believes that life is too short to be spent living in one place, so she makes it a point to experience a...Read more

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