We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Haleakala Sunrise, then which Zipline??

Stroudsburg, PA
Level Contributor
71 posts
119 reviews
Save Topic
Haleakala Sunrise, then which Zipline??

We (40ish adults and teens) are travelling to Maui at the end of the month, and we could use some advice.

We are staying in Kihei, and we are going to drive up to Haleakala for the sunrise one morning, and would like to do some ziplining afterwards. We are newbies to it, but willing to try anything.

What zipline tour would you recommend? What time would you reserve, allowing for a comfortably paced day? What other stops would you recommend along the way?

Thanks for your help!

Camarillo...
Destination Expert
for Maui
Level Contributor
4,751 posts
9 reviews
Save Reply
1. Re: Haleakala Sunrise, then which Zipline??

The Piiholo Ranch Ziplines in the Upcountry would be the closest after doing the Haleakala summit. It's also a great operation with over 9 separate zips, and several price points depending on how many you do.

http://www.piiholozipline.com

After your Upcountry adventures you could head up into Iao Valley or spend some time at the Maui Ocean Center in Ma'alaea

http://www.mauioceancenter.com

Nanaimo, Canada
Level Contributor
24,831 posts
90 reviews
Save Reply
2. Re: Haleakala Sunrise, then which Zipline??

http://www.zipline.com/locations/haleakala

This one is actually closer, on the road down from Haleakala. But if you go up for sunrise, you may want to book the one that VC mentions. Otherwise, you would need to drive to the Kula Lodge for breakfast, or somewhere else, and then drive back up to the zipline. It isn't far though. I am remembering all of this from a thread from a couple weeks ago.

I have never ziplined though, as I would need to wear a "depends'!

Found it!

tripadvisor.ca/ShowTopic-g29220-i86-k6526147…

Edited: 07 June 2013, 05:17
Lake Macquarie...
Level Contributor
3,680 posts
20 reviews
Save Reply
3. Re: Haleakala Sunrise, then which Zipline??

Here's a couple of blogs I did on those very activities you're contemplating.

travelblog.org/Oceans-and-Seas/Pacific/blog-…

travelblog.org/Oceans-and-Seas/Pacific/blog-…

I hope they assist you.

chicago area
Level Contributor
1,214 posts
Save Reply
4. Re: Haleakala Sunrise, then which Zipline??

My wife and I did the Piiholo ziplines in Feb. We are in our early 50's and we really had a lot of fun. The staff was great, very nice and funny. Afterwards we had lunch at Pollis Mexican restaurant in Makawao and then stopped in Paia on the way back to Kihei. A very fun day.

Lahaina, Hawaii
Level Contributor
1,097 posts
46 reviews
Save Reply
5. Re: Haleakala Sunrise, then which Zipline??

Never mind.....I thought you said "Zippy's"

And there's only 1 on Maui!

D P
New York City, New...
Level Contributor
1,308 posts
Save Reply
6. Re: Haleakala Sunrise, then which Zipline??

Piholo was great!

Did it in April - then went to Paia and walked around and had lunch at Flatbread Co

7. Re: Haleakala Sunrise, then which Zipline??

-:- Message from TripAdvisor staff -:-

This topic has been closed to new posts due to inactivity. We hope you'll join the conversation by posting to an open topic or starting a new one.

To review the TripAdvisor Forums Posting Guidelines, please follow this link: http://www.tripadvisor.com/pages/forums_posting_guidelines.html

We remove posts that do not follow our posting guidelines, and we reserve the right to remove any post for any reason.

Removed on: 09 June 2014, 06:16