A holiday rental home in Makena may put you just steps from the beach and will be your own, personal hideaway in this tropical paradise.
The beaches are certainly the main attraction for those on holiday to Makena. This area is a year round haven for those who want to escape from the cold or just want to spend some time at the beach. The beaches boast soft, sandy shores and clear blue water that makes it easy to see the abundance of marine life and colourful coral that lives beneath the surface. Popular water activities include swimming, sea kayaking, diving, surfing and fishing. A fabulous golf resort is nearby, and is considered one of the most beautiful in the area. Stop by a spa for some pampering or dine from one of the many food trucks that you?ll see nearby. Don?t be put off by the idea of eating from a food truck. The food offered by many of these trucks is truly amazing.
There are some interesting sites to see whilst on holiday to Makena. One is the Keawalai Church. This church was constructed in 1855, and some very unique materials were used. The walls, which are very thick, were made from lava rock. To hold the lava rock in place, coral was used in place of mortar. The Ahihi-Kinau Natural Area Reserve is another popular attraction. Inside this reserve you have the chance to see a variety of wildlife and also to spend some time at a Hawaiian fishing village that is several hundred years old.
As is the case in much of Hawaii, the weather is one of the very best reasons to visit. No matter what time of the year that you choose to holiday to Makena you will find warm weather, warm sea water and days that are perfect for lounging at the beach or exploring the gorgeous scenery. The year round average low temperatures are between 17° and 22° C. The year round average highs are between 27° and 31° C. There is some rain each month. From May through September there is between 5 and 19 mm per month. From October through April there is between 31 and 85 mm per month.
There are two large airports on Maui. Visitors to Makena can opt to fly into either one based on the best fares of most convenient flight schedules. The two airports are Kahului Airport (DGG) and the West Maui Kapalua Airport (JHM).