- ' 'Lonely Planet guides are, quite simply, like no other'. New York Times This eBook offering is an excerpt of Lonely Planet's latest Hawaii guide book and includes: * 'Maui' chapter * 'Need to know' Chapter * Maui maps Maui starts with the beaches, which are drop-dead gorgeous and stretch for miles. But the island also boasts top-notch conditions for an oceanful of watersports and - with a moonscaped national park looming from Maui's highest peak - exploring on land is stunning as well. This guide is the result of research by dedicated authors and local experts who immersed themselves in Maui-molokai-lanai, finding unique experiences, and sharing practical and honest advice, so you come away informed and amazed. This guide includes up-to-date reviews of the best places to stay, eat, sights, cultural information, maps, transport tips and a few best kept secrets - all the essentials to get to the heart of Maui-molokai-lanai. Coverage includes: Lahaina & around, West Maui, Ma'alaea, Ka'Anapali & around, Honokowai, Kahana, Napili, Kapalua & around, Kahekili Highway, Central Maui, Kahului, Haleki'i-Pihana Heiau State Monument, Wailuku, 'Iao Valley State Park, Pu'unene, Kealia Pond National Wildlife Refuge, Ma'alaea, Molokini Crater, South Maui, Kihei, Wailea, Makena, North Shore & Upcountry, Pa'ia, Hali'imaile, Makawao, Ha'iku, Pukalani & around, Kula, Polipoli Spring State Recreation Area, Keokea, 'Ulupalakua Ranch, The Road to Hana, Twin Falls, Huelo, Ko'olau Forest Reserve, Waikamoi Nature Trail, Waikamoi Falls, Garden of Eden Arboretum, Puohokamoa Falls, Haipua'ena Falls, Kaumahina State Wayside Park, Honomanu Bay, Kalaloa Point, Ke'anae, Wailua & around, Nahiku, 'Ula'ino Road, Wai'anapanapa State Park, East Maui, Hana & around, Kipahulu, Pi'ilani Highway, Haleakal National Park and Kaho'olawe. Lonely Planet's Hawaii guide is researched and written by: Sara Benson, Conner Gorry, Amy Balfour, E Clark Carroll, Ned Friary, Glenda Bendure, Luci Yamamoto, Ryan Ver Berkmoes.