Up Country "Uncorked"
This guided tour will take passengers on a sensory adventure through Maui’s Upcountry region known for its aromatic gardens, lush landscape and ocean views, including wine tasting at Maui’s only Winery!
Upcountry Uncorked was designed to give guests an in-depth look into the rich history of Maui’s Upcountry towns as well as offer a feast for the senses. The tour begins in Makawao, known as Maui’s cowboy town where unique boutiques, art galleries and restaurants delight visitors and residents alike. Guests will learn about endemic plants and flowers as a guide shares how Hawaiian’s use plants and flowers for medicinal and ceremonial purposes. A scenic drive along green pastures, sheep farms and cattle ranches takes guests to Maui Wine for a tasting of hand crafted wines. As they savor wine poured by the staff, guests can enjoy a journey through history and learn of the winemaking process. The final stop is Ali’i Kula Lavender Farm where guests are treated to an aromatic adventure 4,000 feet above sea level. Over 40 different varieties of lavender are grown on the 13.5-acre farm located on the slopes of the Haleakala volcano. Tour participants can enjoy a scavenger hunt through the gardens and shop from a variety of lavender inspired products and refreshments.