Farms, Farmers Markets & Food Tours
We encourage our guests to take a beach break every so often, and for a delightful diversion, seek out the bounty of the farmland on Maui. Visiting a Maui farm, or a farmers market affords an opportunity to connect with the island on a more substantial level. Discover firsthand how pineapples are grown; walk the fragrant lavender fields in the gorgeous upcountry, or spend the morning selecting fresh produce from our local farmers market.
Napili Farmers Market is located across the street from Napili Market
Place, and is the place to go for fresh local produce, baked goods,
handmade jewelry and crafts, as well as a massages and live Hawaiian music!
This small farmers market is incredibly quaint, and you can truly feel the
Aloha spirit when visiting. Live Hawaiian music adds to the ambiance, and
the local clientele, plus the Maui farmers, link you to the real heart of
Grab yourself a cold pressed pineapple juice and take home some of the
freshest produce you will find on Maui.
The Napili Farmers Market is only a few minutes away from the Ridge Villas,
making this an easy trip. Parking is free. Open Wednesday from 8 am to 12 pm.
|4900 Honoapiilany Hwy Lahaina, HI 96761
This operation is located at the Maui Gold Pineapple Plantation, in Makawao. There are four tours every weekday, prices starting at $65. The tour van picks you up in front of the Hali’imale Distillery, and from there, it’s up to the hives. When you arrive, the view is pretty spectacular.
You’ll be instructed about the bees, their incredible life cycle, how the hives are made and operate, with the workers, queen and drone bees – sort of a crash course. Then you’ll suit up with fully protective suits and gloves and you’ll head down to the hives. And of course, you’ll get to taste the honey.
With numerous awards and world titles under their belt, Maui Brewing Company produces some the of the world’s finest craft beers right here on Maui!
You can find their beer in stores all over Maui and the mainland, or visit one of their two locations on Maui to try the many beers they produce that are not sold in stores.
Besides their brew pub in Kahana, Maui brewing recently built their new brewing headquarters in Kihei. Here you will find their state of the art brewery which also offers a family friendly restaurant with garden and open-air seating. When visiting, we recommend trying their Kalua Pork Nachos and their Farm Flatbread. Pair that with one of their fantastic beers, and you cannot go wrong!
For those who want to learn more about the craftsmanship that went into producing their incredible brews, Maui Brewing also offers a wonderful Brewery Tour and Tasting.
From their website, “Enjoy a VIP guided tour providing an up-close glimpse of our brewhouse, cellar, and packaging line finished with a tasting, or, experience a guided tasting of our flagship beers with a knowledgeable craft beer curator.”
For those who desire to dive deeper into the beer making experience, Maui Brewing also offers an hour long private tour for up to 16 people.
Maui Ag-Tourism has become a major attraction for those visiting our
island. One of the very first to venture into this new market, was Surfing
Surfing Goat Dairies is one of two goat dairies in Hawaii. Their high
quality products are featured in some of the top restaurants in Hawaii;
these can also be purchased at the farm itself, or, in markets around the
They offer three different tours, each one casual, entertaining and fun for
the whole family! Their "Grand Tour" allows you to feed and milk the goats,
see the cheese making process and then sample their most popular and unique
|3651 Omaopio Rd. Kula, HI 96790
Local, organic, fresh- that is what you get when you visit Farmers Market Maui. Farmers Market Maui is an organic grocery store that also has an outside farmers market during the week and an incredible eatery inside that sells delicious organic and vegan creations. Stop by for their salad bar, tasty acai bowls, smoothies, fresh banana bread and all your grocery shopping needs.
Farmers Market Maui is located close to Kapalua in Honokawai.
Ali`i Lavender Farm is a "must do" when vacationing on Maui. We encourage
all our guests to make the drive up to Kula and spend some quality time
relaxing on the heavenly slopes of the lavender fields on Haleakala`s
The farm was conceived and created by Ali`i Chang, one of Maui`s most
beloved residents. His love and passion for his farm are evident
throughout. Though he passed in 2011, his legacy lives on in the lavender
fields he so tenderly cared for.
Ali`i Lavender Farm features some of the most breathtaking views of Maui,
and offers visitors a chance to explore the farm and taste their incredible
lavender creations. Relax on their deck and enjoy a hot cup of lavender
coffee, along with a lavender scone and lavender honey. There is nothing
Tours are available, or you are free to explore the farm on your own. Be
sure to stop by the gift shop and pick up some lavender-inspired culinary
delights, as well as lavender gifts for your home and body.
|1100 Waipoli Rd. Kula, HI 96790
Maui Wine is located on the beautiful slopes of upcountry Kula, and
features over twenty-three acres of grapes grown for their award winning
The tasting room is located in a historic building that is over 150 years
old. Once the mountain retreat for the last reigning royal couple of Hawaii - King
Kalakua and Queen Kapiolani - this quaint cottage is now the heart of the
Maui Vineyard. Complimentary wine tastings are available everyday from
10am to 5:30pm, and tours everyday at 10:30 and 1:30.
Do not leave the vineyard without a couple bottles of their Maui Blanc and
Hula O Maui sparkling wine, both made with sweet Maui Gold pineapples.
|14815 Piilani Hwy Kula, HI 96790
Come by the MauiGrown company store, and sample some of their fabulous Maui
MauiGrown operates the largest coffee farm on Maui. With four varieties of
coffee grown on the beautiful slopes of Ka`anapali hillside, there is a
perfect cup of coffee waiting just for you. Sample their Maui Mokka,
Guatemalan Typica, Red Catuai or Yellow Caturra.
|277 Lahainaluna Rd. Lahaina, HI 96761
Visiting O`o Farm is a truly heavenly experience. Located in picturesque
Upcountry Maui, O`o Farm provides produce for upscale eateries like
Pacific`O, The Feast at Lele and Aina Gourmet Market.
Originally the dream of two successful restaurateurs on Maui, O`o Farm is
now one of the top Ag-Tourism attractions for tourist and locals alike. The
farm not only produces fresh local ingredients, but also invites visitors to
take part in harvesting the produce, then enjoying a meal prepared by a
professional chef, served just for you!
They also offer a "Seed to Cup" tour, which allows visitors to tour the
coffee farm and learn about the process of making coffee. The tour ends
with a breakfast served in their garden, and of course includes some of
their delicious coffee!
|651 Waipoli Rd Kula, HI 96790
It just happens that this award-winning vodka is 100% organic and produced right here on Maui.
Ocean Vodka uses organic sugar cane and deep ocean mineral water drawn 3,000 feet below the Kona coast.
Ocean Vodka offers guided tasting tours of their farm and distillery. Finish the tour with a bite to eat at their café where they feature an all organic and locally sourced menu. And of course don’t leave with a bottle or two of Ocean Vodka!
One of Maui`s most favorite tours, is the Maui Pineapple Tour. Though Maui
pineapples are no longer commercially grown on our island, the beloved Maui Gold
Pineapple is still in production in one last location. No other pineapple
in the world is as sweet or as tasty as the Maui Gold.
Maui Pineapple Tours offers four affordable tours, each ending with guests
receiving a complimentary Maui Gold Pineapple. There is the basic pineapple
tour, the pineapple tour with distillery tour, a pineapple tour with lunch
at the award winning Hali`maile General Store and a "Do Everything" tour
which ends with a lunch at the Hali`maile General Store.
|883 Haliimaile Rd Makawao, HI 96768
Kumu Farms is located on the grounds of the Maui Tropical Plantation and grows over 35 varieties of fresh, organic produce. They supply many of the restaurants here on Maui, and also sell their products at their store to the entrance of the Maui Tropical Plantation.
Stop by to take home some of the freshest produce and products on Maui, and don’t leave without trying famous non-GMO SunRise papayas! They also ship some of their produce to the mainland- including their papayas!
|Many people do not associate pumpkin patches and "U-Pick Strawberries" as
a Maui experience. At Kula Country Farms, they grow a large variety of
fruits, vegetables and flowers, including pumpkins for a pumpkin patch
every fall, and "U-Pick" strawberries.
Kula Country Farms welcomes visitors to visit their 4th
generation farm on the beautiful slopes of Kula. With bi-coastal ocean
views and some of the most gorgeous weather on Maui, visiting Kula Farms is
a lovely experience for the whole family!
Check their website for up-to-date information on produce, and, events at
the farm. Their produce and other goods are also available at Costco,
Safeway, Times, Wholefoods and restaurants all across the United States.
|375 Koheo Rd. Kula, HI 96790