Whether you travel to Hawaii frequently or have never been to the islands, chances are you’ve heard of Maui Gold pineapple. This popular fruit is grown on the slopes of Haleakala Volcano and is fresh, sweet, and delicious! To see how it’s grown, visit the farm in Hali’imaile and sign up for a Maui pineapple tour. You’ll learn about cultivation techniques, planting, packaging, and more. Best of all, you get a free pineapple with every tour! Here are some of our favorite excursions.
Before you book your Maui pineapple tour, be sure to download a copy of our free Travel Guide! It’s full of recommendations for local attractions and activities.
What Is the Best Maui Pineapple Tour?
Maui Pineapple Tours offers a variety of tours for guests. One of our favorites is the 1.5-hour Classic Tour, available every day at 9:30 and 11:45 a.m. You’ll explore the fields, taste the pineapple, and tour the packing facility. You can even add lunch at Hali’imaile General Store to make it a truly savory experience! Lunch options include:
- Bev’s “famous” crab pizza with a side salad
- Tropical shrimp salad
- Upcountry grilled chicken caesar salad
- BBQ pork sandwich
- Sorbet of the day
- Assorted beverages
Pineapple & Distillery Tour
Are you of legal drinking age? Sign up for a Pineapple & Distillery Tour. You’ll explore the pineapple fields before visiting Hali’imaile Distilling Co. Located in the heart of Maui’s pineapple region, this company uses local ingredients and a unique distilling process to create authentic Hawaiian spirits. They even produce the only vodka in the world made from pineapples!
On the Pineapple & Distillery Tour, you’ll walk through the distillery and enjoy tastings, a complimentary shot glass, and a 10% discount at the retail store. Tours are available Monday through Friday at 9:30 and 11:45 a.m.
Field to Glass Tour
A great option for those not yet 21 is the Field to Glass Tour. Here, guests will see how three local purveyors turn Maui Gold pineapple juice into island-inspired beverages. Follow the pineapple’s journey from the Hali’imaile fields to Maui Wine, Hali’imaile Distilling, and Maui Brewing Co. This tour is offered Monday through Friday at 7:30 a.m.
Private Pineapple Tour
If you’re looking for a more intimate experience, consider signing up for a private guided tour. The staff at Maui Pineapple Tours are happy to create a tailored tour just for you! Call (808) 280-5745 for more information.
Local Tip: Maui pineapple tours are extremely popular and spots go quickly. Be sure to make your reservations in advance.
Book Your Stay at The Old Wailuku Inn
There’s nothing better than coming back to our inn after a fun day outdoors. Our historic property is just a 20-minute drive from the Hali’imaile pineapple fields and boasts some of the best accommodations on the island. We even serve a delicious breakfast each morning made with fresh, local ingredients. To start planning your trip, check our availability and make your reservations today. We look forward to having you!
Looking for even more exciting adventures? Check out our ultimate Maui must-do list.