Our tours celebrate the local craft community of Maui, giving guests an opportunity to simultaneously experience Hawaii’s natural beauty and taste island paradise. We serve only the highest quality locally handcrafted food and beverages throughout your tour. From locally grown and hand-roasted coffee, to tasty snacks on the van, and from our farm-to-table lunch to carefully crafted beverages along the way—everything has been hand-selected to showcase the craft community of Maui.
Please note, all guests must be 21+ to enjoy our craft tour.
Foodies and Boozies rejoice—our Ultimate Private Craft Adventure is your culinary dream day! Start the day with an exclusive coffee tour and tasting followed by in depth behind-the-scenes production tours expertly guided tastings at MauiWine, Ocean Vodka and Maui Brewing Co. Midway through the day, we’ll pause for a farm-to-table lunch in the heart of the beautiful winery grounds. For the Grand Finale, we return to Maui Tropical Plantation where the team at The Mill House treats you to hand-selected pairings that perfectly represent their passion for all things craft. Experience a full day of Maui paradise and dive into the island’s culture of craft food and beverages on this once-in-a-lifetime tour.
MORNING MEET UP // 8:00
We’ll meet at the breathtaking Maui Tropical Plantation, home to Mill House Roasting Co., an innovative farm-to-glass cafe. Awaken your senses with an artisanal coffee and learn how they’re growing & hand-roasting right on site! Craving a mid-morning snack? They have a great selection from handcrafted bites made from scratch daily!
Experience a private tour of the historical winery grounds and cellar; learning the philosophies and practices that make these vines and their wines so special. An intimate and casual tasting experience takes place in the historic “Old Jail” where you are expertly guided through a tasting of MauiWine’s small-production single-varietal Ulupalakua Vineyards Estate Wines; including unreleased or back vintages.
LUNCH AT THE RANCH
Take in the views from this magnificent estate while enjoying a family-style, farm-to-table, hot lunch at the private pavilion in the heart of the winery’s exquisite gardens. Our menu includes your choice of local, grass-fed beef, lamb, venison or elk burger paired with handcrafted, local-style sides. Vegetarian option provided by the award-winning Maui Taro Burger.
Hali’imaile Distilling Company, set in the middle of last active pineapple plantation, sets itself apart by using local ingredients and distilling in small batches. You’ll receive an expert tour of the production facility followed by a tasting of their vodka, whiskey, gin or run.
MAUI BREWING CO.
Your brewery experience represents the founder’s commitment to local production, serving as stewards of the community and ‘aina, and curating a craft-beer-way-of-life. You are guided on a 45-minute brewery tour providing an up-close glimpse of the brew house, cellar and packaging line. After your tour, you’ll receive a guided tasting of their flagship beers, as well as some sweet beer gear to take with you to help you remember your visit!
THE MILL HOUSE
Take in the views of the west Maui Mountains, share a story or two, and prepared to be as the passionate staff of The Mill House treat you to a hand-picked craft beverage paired with a selection of artisanal, family-style pupus expertly created by the amazing chefs who use ingredients grown right on property. Additional drinks may be purchased
Maui Tropical Plantation, Waikapu, Maui, HI 9670
Cancellation occurring prior to 72 hours will be eligible for a refund of tour fare. Cancellation occurring between 72 and 48 hours of tour will receive a 50% refund of tour fare. Any cancellation occurring within 48 hours of tour date will not be eligible for refund. Unfortunately, we cannot offer a refund if you arrive late for pickup and miss the bus for any reason.
Maui Craft Tours reserves the right to cancel tours due to unsafe weather or unfavorable roadways. Consideration for such circumstances is determined by the Owners and Tour Guides. At time of tour cancellation due to said circumstances, all available efforts will be taken to notify the scheduled customers; including call, email or text.
Note: Passengers that appear to be intoxicated at beginning of tour, at the discretion of the Tour Guide, will not be allowed on the tour and no refund will be applied.