Hiking Kings Trail

One of our favorite South Maui hikes is along the Hoapili Trail better known as the King’s Highway.   Just drive through Wailea-Makena to the end of the road, to the parking lot park at Keoneoio Beach, hike starts here at La Perouse Bay.


Maui King's Trail - Kanaio Coast - Hoapili Trail


The King’s Trail a beautifully built trail through the top layer of A’a lava.


Keawanako Beach Hike


From Keoneoio Beach hike 2.5 miles along Cape Hanamanio to Keawanaku Beach.


Kanaio Coast


The Keawanaku Beach is the end of the Hoapili Trail (King’s Highway) and the start of the remote Kanaio Coast.