On Wednesday, the hostel offers an all-day tour of west Maui. The tour drives along the western coast of Maui to the old whaling town of Lahaina, once the capital of the Kingdom of Hawaii.

southwest shore

You will rent snorkeling gear, and head up to Kaanapali to visit the Whaling Museum and snorkel Black Rock.

historic whaling town

Then back to Lahaina for some free time to tour the shops, art galleries, restaurants and historical sites, including Buddhist shrines. Leaves at around 12:00 p.m., and returns around 8:00 p.m. *Price of snorkel gear rental not included.