Connect to the rich history and culture of Hawaii through our complimentary Resort activities.

Culture at Four Seasons Resort Maui

Have you felt the aloha spirit? Four Seasons Maui invites you to connect to the rich culture of Hawaii, and discover why Wailea is such a special place. From outrigger canoe tours to lei making to cultural garden tours and hula lessons, our complimentary activities will leave you wanting more.


  • Hawaii’s garland of royalty

    Lei can be made with flowers, leaves, shells, ivory, feathers or paper, and are given as a symbol of affection. Our cultural advisor, Aunty Wendy, has an incredible collection of valuable and unusual lei on display at our Resort’s front entrance – an Instagrammable site to behold!

  • Guests weave leis out of fresh materials
    Lei Making

    In Hawaii, a lei (garland or wreath) is typically given for greetings, farewells, congratulations, recognition, or affection. Learn how to string an orchid lei or braid a ti-leaf lei for your very own island keepsake.

  • A group of guests kayaking on the ocean
    Outrigger Canoe

    Enjoy stories about Maui and our neighboring islands and be on the lookout for green sea turtles, reef fish, manta rays and humpback whales.

  • Hawaiian cultural activity – weaving palm fronds
    Palm Frond Weaving

    We proudly offer palm frond weaving with palm leaves from our gardens, and showcase how Native Hawaiians could make anything with them.

  • A woman practices hula with a flower crown

    Hula Dancing Lessons

    For hula dancers, hula is a way of life and method of storytelling. Learn more about this uniquely Hawaiian dance and practice some of your own moves with our skilled instructor.
  • Local flowers

    Cultural Garden Tour

    Every plant tells a story, and we have 15 acres of well-kept gardens at Four Seasons Maui. Learn about the legends and myths of Hawaii through our very own cultural garden tour.
  • Nightly Torch Lighting

    This sunset ritual at Four Seasons Maui is a favorite of many guests. We welcome the evening with a blowing of the pu (conch shell) and torch lighting throughout the Resort grounds.
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