farm tours to experience
When in Hana, taste some delicious organic fruits and Arabica coffee at Ono Organic Farms. Or take your children to the Maui Dragon Fruit Farm in Lahaina for a farm tour, zip-lining and aqua ball riding! If you’re looking for a more romantic Maui farm tour to do while on a Maui honeymoon vacation, check out O’o Farms in Kula for a lovely farm-to-table dining experience.
Traveling with a Chef de Cuisine? Impress your buddy with a Grand Dairy Tour at Maui’s famous Surfing Goat Dairy. Throughout the Island of Maui, there are many different farms, some are organic and GMO-free, and some are not. With our valuable local knowledge, we have chosen the best places to go for farm tours on Maui. Enjoy reading through our Top 10 Maui Plantation and Farm Tours article below, Maui is truly No Ka Oi (the best)!
Whether you are a resident or just visiting Maui, a personalized guided tour of Leilani Farm Sanctuary is an experience that you will not soon forget. This all-volunteer non-profit is a sanctuary for rescue animals. It’s located on almost eight lovely acres of Maui’s tropical land, with hundreds of trees lining rolling green pastures.
Founded in Y2K (2000) by two surfing buddies, O’o Farms is a beautifully cultivated, biodynamic and organic 8-acre farm on Maui. Not only do the folks at O’o Farms offer excellent farm tours for the public, but they also supply locally grown organic produce, herbs, coffee, and flowers for a handful of Maui’s most popular grocery stores, markets, and fine dining establishments.
If you’ve ever wondered how Maui pineapples are grown, then you should definitely take a Maui Pineapple Tour at Hali’imaile Distilling Company. It’s the only pineapple tour on Maui, and one of the most exciting agriculture tours in Hawaii.
Maui Pineapple Tours
Ono Farms was established over 42 years ago by the Boerner Family. Now, four generations later, the Boerner family still owns and manages every aspect of Ono Organic Farms in Hana, Maui. Ono Farms is a great farm to visit on Maui to see one of the finest displays of organic farming and sustainable off-grid production.
Whether you are a Maui visitor or a resident, the Maui Animal Farm is a fantastic place to take your little kids. The Maui Animal Farm property consists of a vacation home rental and a petting zoo. Of course, the 3-bedroom vacation rental on the property is not open to the public, but the petting zoo is!
Maui Petting Zoo
Evonuk Farms was founded in 1975 by husband and wife duo, Joan and Edward Evonuk. What was once just 4 acres of herb growing land in Lower Kula is now 4 acres plus 25 additional neighboring acres of leased land. Evonuk Farms is well known on Maui for growing high-quality herbs, gourmet beans and lettuces for Hawaii’s families and finest restaurants.
Ka’anapali Estate, once part of the Pioneer Mill sugar plantation, is a 500-acre coffee estate located 4 miles north of historic Lahaina Town in West Maui. Established in 2003, The MauiGrown Coffee Estate grows a large variety of Arabica coffees that are sure to please all types of coffee lovers taste buds.
Nestled on the slopes of Mt. Haleakala lies the fabulous Ali’i Kula Lavender Farm. Founded by agricultural artist and Horticultural Master Ali’i Chang, this farm has become a cultural landmark for Maui residents and visitors. At an elevation of 4,000 feet, the Kula Lavender Farm on Maui is home to over 45 varieties of lavender and approximately 55,000 lavender plants.
Located just 5 minutes from the Historic Lahaina Town is the Maui Dragon Fruit Farm. The Maui Dragon Fruit Farm is a USDA certified organic farm that grows the elusively delicious Maui Dragon Fruit, and more tropical crops of Banana, Avocado, Papaya, Pineapple, Sugarcane, Baby Greens, tropical flowers and more.
Located in Lower Kula, Surfing Goat Dairy is Maui’s only gourmet cheese farm. For over 9 years, Surfing Goat has been pushing the bar for its award-winning Goat milk cheeses, gourmet Goat cheese truffles, Goats Milk soaps, and family-friendly Maui agricultural farm tours.
Are you a foodie? Do you love chocolate? If you answered yes, Maui Chocolate Tasting is the perfect place to visit while vacationing on Maui! Here, guests will learn more about how chocolate is made as well as how cacao is grown on the island. Maui Chocolate Tasting is a unique and rare experience. Space is limited, so we recommend that you book your reservation ahead of time.