What To Do On Maui On A Rainy Day

Hawaii is a tropical paradise. Its lush, green valleys and flowing waterfalls are all thanks to the abundance of rain the islands receive throughout the year. Without this rain, Hawaii would not be as beautiful as we know it to be. But what do you do if you are on vacation and it is raining?

Hawaii was just hit with Tropical Storm Wali this past weekend, and many tourists were probably left wondering…now what? So, we’ve come up with some ideas below to aid you in deciding what to do with your precious vacation time when there is no sun to get a tan!

Go to the Spa


The Grand Wailea Spa offers services ranging from massages of all kinds, body exfoliations, facials, hot-stone treatments, and body masks. There are a wide range of affordable prices and options to suit everybody’s needs. Going to the spa on a rainy day is the perfect time to relax and indulge in pampering yourself without missing precious sunshine!

The Grand Wailea spa is located at the Grand Wailea Resort in Wailea, South Maui. Our agents would be happy to assist you in answering any questions about spa services we offer and can help expedite the booking process.

Go to the Maui Ocean Center Aquarium

Maui Ocean Center

The Maui Ocean Center Aquarium allows you to stay dry and get up close and personal with some of Hawaii’s famous sea life, including turtles, rays, sharks, and a plethora of fish. You can visit at your own pace and enjoy seeing the sea life indoors and out of the rain!

Passes are extremely affordable and will provide you with an educational, cost efficient, great time. You can book passes online or through one of our agents.

See a Show

Burn'n Love Show - A Tribute to Elvis Presley

The Maui Theatre at the Old Lahaina Center features shows including the captivating Ulalena and the thrilling Burn’n Love-A Tribute To Elvis Presley. All shows are family friendly and provide the perfect opportunity to have fun and stay dry during one of Hawaii’s rainstorms.

The Kupanaha Family Dinner and Magic Show is also a hit with locals and visitors alike, and is located at the Kaanapali Beach Hotel. More information and options can be found on our website, or one of our agents would be happy to help you in booking a show!

Go Shopping

The Shops at Wailea

No matter where you are on the island of Maui, there are plenty of places to have some retail therapy during a rainy day. In Lahaina, there is the new outlet mall as well as Whalers Village, Kahului has the Maui Mall and the Queen Kaahumanu Mall, and Wailea has the Shops at Wailea.

See a Movie

There are two theatres in Kahului and one in Lahaina, all of which play new releases and offer a wide variety of movies to see. Check out movie times on Maui.