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“see whales” (7 reviews)
“spot whales” (3 reviews)
“whale season” (4 reviews)
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Lahaina, Maui, HI
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1 - 10 of 53 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A panoramic view of about 180 degrees to see the sunset. Breathtakingly amazing. Don't miss sunset at this location! A different location everyday but this is the best.

Thank chicagofran2
Reviewed 1 week ago

We wished we could have stopped, but all the parking was occupied pretty much all day and night. Looked like a lot of camping going on as well.

Thank Dragon69
Reviewed 26 June 2017

This is a romantic spot with a few people around and well worth the wait for budding photgraphers seeking that perfect sunset shot.

Thank Daniel M
Reviewed 24 June 2017

Wow! What an incredible view! Just stunning. Easy spot to get to right off the highway. Good parking. It is a tall cliff with a great view of the water. But the best part is whale watching which is something to see from that spot....More

Thank Randy2353
Reviewed 10 June 2017

The view here is incredible! The ocean is so blue and the sunsets are like watching God paint the sky. If there is any question in your mind that He is real - just look around at this lookout and there is no denying that!!!

1  Thank janhA279HQ
Reviewed 1 June 2017 via mobile

This is a great spot for fantastic views of Maui and the surrounding islands. It is right off the road so it's very easy to access. We got lucky and found a parking spot easily but I imagine it could get crowded here.

Thank GoVols79
Reviewed 17 May 2017

Easy to get to, easy to find food and drink nearby. In fairness, Maui does not suffer for lack of good views on coastal roads. We did see a whale pod off the beach on one trip. We also did a whale cruise on a...More

Thank Jmc5606903
Reviewed 18 April 2017

This scenic lookout is a must stop for some amazing pictures. We didn't see any whales here but the view alone makes the stop worthwhile.

Thank Pisces45
Reviewed 5 April 2017

There are about two/ three scenic view points on the ocean express drive near Lahaina. sun set view is superb.Not to miss.

Thank HARAGOPAL
Reviewed 18 March 2017 via mobile

There are numerous "must" views on Maui (and all the islands), and this is definitely one of them. Parking can be a bit dicey at times, but it's worth the effort. The views are magnificent, truly "postcard" Hawaii. Our last stop was on our way...More

Thank RICART75
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