Many of Maui Island’s key attractions can be found within easy driving distance of Puunene, so it is a convenient place to base yourself. The Alexander and Baldwin Sugar Museum and the Dunes at Maui Lani are amongst the popular sights here, adored by locals and visitors alike. Also worth checking out are the Kanaha Beach Park and the Maui Arts and Cultural Center.
If the sun is shining, do what the locals do and make the most of the nearby green spaces. Leave the busy streets behind and enjoy the sounds of children playing in local parks and gardens such as the Maui Nui Botanical Gardens in Kahului. Walk along the most popular stretches of coastline nearby such as the H.A. Baldwin Beach State Park in Paia.
When it’s time to slow down after a day spent exploring the charms of Puunene, check in to one of the area's range of bed-and-breakfast, hotel and short-stay apartment options. For a good night’s sleep check out the amenities at the Maui Seaside Hotel, Kahului, the Maui Beach Hotel, Kahului, and the Courtyard Maui Kahului Airport.