Maui Treasure Hunt Adventure & Ocean Center Combo Package | Mauitreasurehunt.com
Maui Treasure Hunt Adventure & Ocean Center Combo Package – If you are nature lovers and adventure seekers, Maui is the perfect place for you, the ideal destination for families wanting to play in the outdoors. That is why we’ve created this awesome combination of the Hawaiian land and sea life adventure. That is why we created the Maui Treasure Hunt Adventure & Ocean Center Combo Package. With us, you will learn and have fun at the same time.
Maui Treasure Hunt Adventure Ocean Center Combo is very unique and one of a kind. You and your children will have a fantastic time outdoors together! Our tour takes place in beautiful nature, with the most amazing scenery. This is a real outdoor adventure, so prepare to get sweaty! You will be hiking in lush green nature, fulfill fun tasks while searching for a treasure. Your children will have a time of their lives. They will reveal the mystery of a lost treasure and will be the ones to find it. A great time for the whole family, guaranteed. We go rain or shine. We never cancel. If hazardous conditions occur due to bad weather, we alternate our route to the west side of the island, so your adventure is guaranteed! After this exciting Treasure Hunt, you will be able to visit the Maui Ocean Center on your own. At your arrival, enjoy lunch at the Seascape Ma’alea restaurant (see kids menu below – not included in the price). Once you recharge your energy, explore our 750,000-gallon salt-water aquarium, 54-foot acrylic tunnel, and nearly 2,000 fish, rays and sharks – the largest one in the state along with 60 indoor and outdoor exhibits. Aptly named “The Hawaiian Aquarium,” the Maui Ocean Center is the only aquarium in the world dedicated to fostering understanding, wonder, and respect for Hawaii’s marine life. You can do both activities on the same day or if you wish to on different days. You can visit the Maui Ocean center any day and time you want.
- Enjoy an action-packed family tour with hiking, and exploring Maui
- Solve riddles, fulfill fun tasks, and search for a hidden treasure
- Follow a designed map with the whole family in mind
- Swim in a stream or ocean
- The largest aquarium in the state
- 60 indoor & outdoor exhibits
- Daily marine naturalist presentations
Facts and Requirements:
- Time: Tuesday – Friday 8:00 am or 11:30 am
- Level: medium hike
- Duration: up to 3 hrs for Maui Treasure Hunt and you can stay as long as you want in at Maui Ocean Center (self-guided)
- Length of Hike: 2 miles
- Included: Backpack, snack (granola bar, potato chips, juice) and bottled water during Treasure Hunt Hike
- Not Included: Transportation and Gratuity for your guide
- Meet your guide: Kahului, Park n’ ride (Intersection of Highways 350 & 380 – see map below). Meet your guide and let him lead you to Maui paradise – don’t worry, he will bring you back.
- Restriction & Requirement: Our treasure hunt hiking adventure is meant for children 5 years and older. But we welcome children of all ages. Children under 7 years old must be accompanied by an adult and adult must assist the child during the hike. Our guide is not going to watch your little one. He is a way to busy keeping our older Keiki safe and busy while looking for a treasure. This activity is intended for participants who are physically fit. All participants must be able to squat down and up without any assistance from another person. We are going rain or shine, no cancellation possible due to a weather condition. All participants must be able to walk without assistance which requires physical abilities similar to climbing and descending without the support of a handrail or other walking aid. If you have a problem walk on the stairs, this activity is not suitable for you. If you had surgery shortly before the journey, you may set yourself into high risk and you may also hinder the rest of the group.
- Cancelation: Associated with cancellation fee (terms and conditions), rescheduling 48 hr for all reservations, and 72 hours for groups of 6 or more. If hazardous conditions occur due to bad weather, we reserve the right to switch the location (we’ll let you know about those changes via email – check your email day before your Treasure Hunt adventure) without any entitlement for a refund. There will be no refunds or cancellations available.
- Shoes to Wear on our Tours?
Running shoes or sports sandals. Your shoes may get muddy, dirty, and/or wet on any of our hikes.
- Clothing for our Tours?
Shorts and short-sleeved shirts or t-shirts are the best. If mosquitoes really bother you (your guide carries repellent), you could wear long pants and a long-sleeved shirt. Also, you’ll want to wear your swimsuit so you can swim in the waterfall pools (optional).
- Additional Items to Bring for the Day?
Towel: Swimming is optional, Sunscreen: Helpful on any tour, Camera & Phone: Please bring a Ziploc or a plastic bag to prevent any damage from moisture. You are responsible for any personal equipment you choose to bring along. Therefore we can take photos during the tour you can purchase on CD or USB, or video on GoPro you can also purchase on DVD or Blu-Ray and you can order online or via phone. You can also rent a GoPro camera from us.
- What Does Stardust Hawaii Provide for the Day?
Transportation, Water, Snacks, Backpacks, Ponchos, in case of rain, Insect repellent, if needed, and of course, our guide to keeping you safe.
- Will There Be a Bathroom on the Trail?
On some hikes, there are toilets or porta potties at the trailhead. Once we’re hiking, though, we head for the bushes. If you’re uncomfortable using the bushes, please let your guide know before the hike begins so you can both decide what’s best for you.
- Trail condition?
It’s a real outdoor adventure, so the trail might be very muddy. If the trail is unsafe due to weather condition we wouldn’t cancel your adventure but redirect you to a different safe trail, most likely without an option to swim. You’ll receive a confirmation over the phone with direction via email.
- Tipping your Guide?
If you’re happy with your hike, a tip is always a good way to show your appreciation.
Meeting Location and Driving Direction:
The Park & Ride meeting location is along a large concrete wall with a single row of parking facing Hwy 380 west of Hwy 311 just before entering Kahului.
GPS – No physical address, but it is at the Intersection of Highways 350 & 380.
Exact coordinates: 20 degrees, 52 minutes, 30 seconds north, 156 degrees, 27 minutes, 43 seconds west
From Wailea / Makena / Kihei – the South side of the island
Highway 31 (Pi’ilani Highway) – head north.
Follow airport signs to Kahului, bearing right onto Hwy 311.
After 10 minutes, look for big church (King’s Cathedral), then move into the left lane.
Turn left onto Hwy 380 (Kuihelani Hwy).
Go 200 yards and turn right into “Park n’ Ride” commuter lot.
Park your car against a concrete block wall.
From Lahaina /Ka’anapali /Kapalua – the West side of the island
Head south on Highway 30 as if you’re going to Kahului Airport.
Turn right onto Hwy 380.
Five miles down 380 there’s a concrete block wall on left.
Turn left across the highway into Park n’ Ride commuter lot against that wall.