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Local Tastes of Maui

1079 Maohu St, Makawao, Maui, HI 96768-9462
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Great tour of Lahaina

Sharon was a fantastic guide providing history and great samples of food in Lahaina. Great way to... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Brian D
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Brighton, MI
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Great fun in Paia!!!

A food tour in Paia?!!! You betcha! Sharon hosted a group of six, including my husband and I, on a... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
pthealth
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San Francisco, California
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Come see the other side of Maui! Discover the treasures of the historic plantation towns! The walking tour visits either Paia on the North Shore or Makawao in Upcountry. Food samples and viewing work of local artists are included in the tour. You will hear the rich history of Makawao or Paia town while tasting the culinary treasures and experiencing the towns from a local perspective. Tour includes easy-listening audio device and discount card.
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“food tour” (20 reviews)
“gelato” (16 reviews)
“makawao tour” (12 reviews)
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1079 Maohu St, Makawao, Maui, HI 96768-9462
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Sharon was a fantastic guide providing history and great samples of food in Lahaina. Great way to spend a couple hours and get to know the local area as well as sample great food. Highly recommend this tour.

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

A food tour in Paia?!!! You betcha! Sharon hosted a group of six, including my husband and I, on a local food and historical tour of this charming "Santa Cruz" type town. We had a wonderful breakfast at Charlie's, and toured the best health food...More

Thank pthealth
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Reviewed 16 March 2018

Last year my husband and I did the Pa'ia tour with Sharon as our guide. We loved it so much that this March we did the Lahaina tour with Cindi. Great relaxed and fun way to hear about the history of Lahaina while tasting delicious...More

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Reviewed 22 February 2018 via mobile

Having been introduced to Tastes of Maui by friends who previously did the Kihei tour, 3 years ago we did the Lahaina tour on our last visit to Maui. Based on that positive experience we were sure to book both the Paia and Makawao tours...More

Thank Allen L
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Reviewed 26 January 2018

I took the local tastes of Maui tour in Lahaina. The only thing I say is don't eat a big breakfast. One of the first stops was at Pioneer inn for macadamia pancakes. I had mine with coconut syrup. The first part of the tour...More

Thank karol452
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Reviewed 11 December 2017

My sisters and I went on the Lahaina tour back in October 17th. It was a last minute booking and it had turned out to be a memorable experience. We had trouble meeting up with our tour guide but Cindi was so gracious and understanding....More

Thank Emilene T
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Reviewed 7 December 2017

My husband and I have been coming to Maui since 1984. We have passed through the little town of Paia a few times but had never taken the time to stop. On our visit this time I was looking at 'Things to do on Maui'...More

Thank gypsiesnomore
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Reviewed 21 November 2017

Last week took the Kihei local food tour with Cindi and it was very tasty. As an extra bonus we learnt a whole bunch of local history and why the places we ate at were picked and how they fit into the tour. Our tour...More

Thank dtblades
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Reviewed 16 August 2017 via mobile

Took the taste of Lahaina tour guided by Kent. It was so much more than food tasting. Learned about Lahaina history from first settlers to present day. Kept all 7 of us teen to grandparents captivated. Sampled pancakes , shaved ice, gelato, fudge,toffees, coffee ,...More

Thank overheadangel
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Reviewed 14 July 2017

This Pai'a walking food tour is a complete gem - one of the highlights of our week on Maui. We'll be back for one of their other tours (Lahaina, Kihei and Makawao) in March. We learned some of the history of and the great food...More

Thank George_AKA_PJ
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