Wai’ānapanapa State Park black sand beach

State Park

Unforgettable. Located just off the Hana Highway, Wai‘ānapanapa State Park is famous as the site of Maui’s volcanic black-sand beach.

Hana beach

The Road to Hana

Here are a few key numbers to remember: 52, 59, 620, and 1926. The globally renowned Road to Hana is 52 miles long, beginning at the beach town of Paia and ending at Hana Town. It has 59 single-lane bridges and 620 curves. Originally built as a gravel road in 1926, the highway is now a beautifully engineered marvel.

Kahanu Garden

East Maui

Arriving in Hana is only the beginning of an enchanting arc of natural beauty and cultural diversity. Only a short drive from Hana, Hamoa Beach is one of the wonders of East Maui, with an absolutely stunning natural setting.