Detours to Makena Landing are temporarily required via the shoreline due to public works projects.

Makena Landing offers a free public parking lot with beach access, bathrooms and showers.

Best Option: Free Public Parking

—> Located 2.5 miles from The Shops At Wailea

  • Starting at The Shops at Wailea, head south on Wailea Alanui Drive  
  • Wailea Alanui Drive changes names to Makena Alanui Drive
  • Turn right on Honoiki Street. At the bottom of the hill turn right
  • Continue for 1/4 mile and look left for the bathrooms and showers
  • Turn left at the yellow gates into the parking lot


Makena Landing street parking Maui

Option 2: Street Parking

  • If the parking lot is full, park on the street outside the yellow gates
  • Please respect any “No Parking Signs” and avoid these spots

Makena landing parking lot Maui

Pro Tips

  • Makena Landing is in South Shore Zone on the Maui Snorkel Report
  • A float belt is recommended—Makena Landing has a large reef system with plenty to explore
  • Makena Landing is often referred to as “Turtle Town”
  • Beach chairs are essential. Limited shore area is available
  • Features well maintained restroom and showers

Snorkeling in Maui at Makena Landing

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