By A.R. Royo
Maui is a romantic paradise that attracts couples from round the world who enjoy its tropical beauty and enchantment. The mere mention of the word “Maui” evokes images – or memories – of sharing gorgeous sunsets, walks together on pristine beaches and intimate moments under cascading waterfalls.
Maui is the destination favored by numerous vacationers, honeymooners and wedding couples, as well as those celebrating anniversaries. Maui is now one of the top wedding locations in the world, hosting more than 10,000 weddings every year.
Maui has numerous wedding planners who can coordinate the complex aspects of a romantic Hawaiian wedding including, venue, officiant, photographer, musicians, flowers and transportation. The staff at A Dream Wedding in Paradise can help you combine your Maui wedding, reception and honeymoon into one fun and easy package.
A plethora of thrilling activities makes Maui even more desirable as a venue for love and romance to honeymooning vacationers. They include helicopter tours over spectacular landscapes, dozens of romantic land and ocean activities and golfing on world-class island courses.
One of the most memorable experiences for many vacationing Maui couples is sharing an authentic Hawaiian Luau together. A delicious variety of traditional foods and drinks, featuring fantastic shows and musical revues are offered in numerous romantic settings in West Maui. Maui Luaus include the Grand Hyatt Lua, and Royal Lahaina Resort and Sheraton at Kaanapali Beach. The Cirque Hawaii and Ulalena shows also offer spectacular entertainment with dinner options available.
Maui Sunset Dinner and cocktail cruises provide an ideal occasion for creating unforgettable romantic memories together. These cruises depart from Kaanapali, Lahaina and Maalaea harbors, close to luxury resort areas many tourists and honeymoon couples choose for their Maui stay.
Share a Romantic Sunset Dinner leaving from Lahaina Harbor aboard either the Maui Kaulani or Maui Princess, where upper deck dining offers table service, stunning panoramic views, live music and dancing under the stars, on this luxury yacht.
From Kaanapali, join Trilogy Excursions for a sunset sail along the coast with gourmet pupus, cocktails and views of Lanai, Molokini and the slopes of Haleakala. From Maalaea Harbor, lovers can sail the Alii Nui Catamaran to enjoy delicious local pupus, mai tais and other drinks, while chasing the sinking sun through the azure waters off West Maui.
No wonder that Maui offers the only destination for so many couples seeking the perfect vacation to celebrate the many splendors of love.