Australian travel trade partners have enjoyed the weekend in Maui ahead of tomorrow’s Global Tourism Summit opening in Honolulu.
Consistently taking out ‘Best Island in the World’ honours, Maui offers something for everyone including an array of land, sea and air activities; world-class shopping & award-winning cuisine.
This morning Aussie delegates will visit Maui Ocean Center – The Hawaiian Aquarium, featuring over 60 exhibits and voted one of Maui’s top rated family attractions.
A stop at Ali’I Kula Lavender on the slopes of Mauna Haleakala will showcase over 45 varieties of lavender, most of which blossom all year round.
This afternoon delegates will enjoy a tasting and guided tour at MauiWine, located on ‘Ulupalakua Ranch.
And the final stop today will be at the Maui Ocean Vodka Organic Farm & Distillery where the only vodka in the world is powered by the sun, earth and ocean.
Maui also boasts a range of accom options to suit all tastes and budgets, with Aussie delegates sampling the Royal Lahaina Resort and Grand Wailea over the weekend.
More in tomorrow’s issue of TD.