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Maui Outrigger Canoe Paddle Tour

See the island’s beauty in a way unlike any other: riding aboard a traditional Hawaiian outrigger canoe.

Enjoy an unforgettable morning on the water and navigate through time, paddling in a six-person wa‘a — the outrigger canoe traditional to Hawai‘i — along North Kā‘anapali Beach’s majestic shoreline. Guests of The Westin Nanea Ocean Villas, Maui’s newest oceanfront resort, as well as Guests of The Westin Kā‘anapali Ocean Resort Villas and The Westin Kā‘anapali Ocean Resort Villas North, are invited to embark on this exceptional island experience.

Certified guides will share their passion for Hawaiian history and the canoe paddling lifestyle as you take in the beautiful views of the Hawaiian islands of Moloka‘i and Lāna‘i in this unique way, and may well spot marine life swimming by as you glide through the water.

This personalized excursion will cover the history of paddling, various paddling techniques, Hawaiian names for all parts of the canoe, stories of the surrounding areas, and more. During this fun and educational experience, Guests will discover the deep, spiritual relationship between Hawaiians and their environment, especially the ocean. This is a truly special activity to add to your Hawaiian vacation.

Daily tours conveniently launch directly off the resort’s beachfront. Space is limited and reservations are required.


Contact your Personal Concierge today.