Maui Guide: 7 Awesome Farm Tours You Must Visit on Maui
Agritourism is booming on Maui. Take your pick of a range of local crops, from coffee to dragon fruit farms.
Ali‘i Kula Lavender Farm owner Koa Chang in one of his fields.
Photo: ryan siphers
O‘o farm Gourmet lunch and tour, or seed-to-cup coffee tasting.
Tours with meal $50–$58, 651 Waipoli Road, Kula, (808) 667-4341, oofarm.com
‘Ono organic farms Sample every imaginable tropical fruit and sniff a cinnamon tree.
Fruit-, coffee- and chocolate-tasting tour $35, 149 S. Hāna Highway, Hāna (808) 248-7779, onofarms.com
Ocean organic vodka farm Learn how sugar cane turns “spiritual” at this distillery.
Tours $10, 4051 Ōma‘opio Road, Kula, (808) 877-0009, oceanvodka.com
Ali‘i kula lavender farm Smell several varieties of lavender and stock up on spice rubs.
Entry $3, 1100 Waipoli Road, Kula, (808) 878-3004, aliikulalavender.com
Surfing goat dairy Sample cheese and truffles and help milk the goats.
Tours start at $12, 3651 Ōma‘opio Road, Kula, (808) 878-2870, surfinggoatdairy.com
Maui dragon fruit farm Dragon fruit vines plus a zip line.
Tours start at $15, 833 Punakea Loop, Lahaina, (808) 264-6127, mauidragonfruit.com
Too many to choose from? Let Maui Country Farm Tours do the driving. Marilyn Lopes will introduce you to the sweetest Maui farmers and share their histories.
Half-day tours $135 (with kama‘āina discount) including lunch and snacks. (808) 283-9131, mauicountryfarmtours.com
This story is part of The Holoholo Guide to Maui in our November 2015 issue. Check back here for more.