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Makena Beach, Maui

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You won't have to worry whether there's enough room for your umbrella at Makena Beach. Also known as Big Beach, it's nearly 1.5 km (1 mi) long and the largest beach in Maui. You can enjoy shade from the large volcanic cliffs, which also offer protection from tradewinds. Book a snorkeling or kayak tour to get an up-close look at some of the sea life. It's a good idea to go out with a guide, because the water can get rough Remember to bring drinking water and sunscreen. Plan your visit to Makena Beach and a wealth of other attractions, well-known and undiscovered, using our Wailea holiday planner.
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  • Great for diving, transparent water, trail in the right corner for another beautiful beach. In winter can see whales.
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  • Amazing Beach, just beautiful, it was worthwhile to include in the script. Recommend to visit both for family, and for couples or friends, spectacular
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  • Wonderful beach, sea with spectacular colors and lots of turtles. One of the most beautiful beaches of Maui.
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