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Kahului, Hawaii
20.8893° N, 156.4729° W
Maui
8th-9th Grade14 days$4995
June 12-June 25, 2019 Limited Inquire
June 27-July 10, 2019 Limited Inquire
July 12-July 25, 2019 Limited Inquire

The island of Maui is paradise for those who heed the call of island adventure. This trip takes you from dense green jungles, to golden beaches, to a diverse array of water exploration. You’ll surf, stand up paddle board, windsurf and sea kayak the crystal waters of the Pacific. Then you’ll dive beneath to discover unworldly displays of coral reef, colorful fish, and volcanic craters. As you experience the many natural wonders of Maui, you’ll also get the chance to give back to the local community. Immerse yourself in paradise, by land, by sea, and by community.

highlights

  • Sea kayak like an islander in the mighty South Pacific
  • Visit the Molokini Crater for a snorkeling safari
  • Surf, windsurf and stand up paddle board in La Perouse Bay
  • Work with the local community on a service project that protects Hawaiian culture
  • Rappel through rainforest canopies on a canyoneering adventure

snorkeling

Dive beneath the waves to the technicolor reefs and coral forests of the Molokini Crater. This world famous destination is a marine life sanctuary, and features some of the clearest waters in the South Pacific. The curve of the islet protects its waters from the open sea, making it the perfect place for wildlife to flourish. The crater is one of three volcanic calderas in the world, and it is home to over 250 species of fish. Put on your flippers and goggles and glide through marine magic in an unforgettable snorkeling safari. 

surfing

No Hawaiian adventure is complete without a classic foray into it's national pastime. Surf’s up. It’s time to stoke the swells of the best waves in the world. Professional guides will get you going, and before you know it you’ll be reading and riding the rolling sea. From Kanaha Beach and La Perouse Bay, you’ll get a three-day sampler of surfing and wind surfing on the iconic waves of Maui. 

service

After you’ve immersed yourself in the wonders of paradise, you’ll be primed to give back to the island you’ve come to love. You'll spend three days with Maui Cultural Lands restoring cultural sites in the valley and in the ocean. You will learn the importance of sustainability and ecological preservation alongside Maui locals. Experience how working to protect, stabilize, and restore Hawaiian cultural resources is the greatest way to enhance your own life and appreciation for our environment. 

hiking

Experience Maui from ancient trails as you hike around this iconic island. Traveling by foot instead of flipper, you'll encounter lush rain forests, epic waterfalls, and panoramic coastline views. Trek through time as you discover the geological history of Maui and learn what gives Hawaii such a diverse topography. These afternoon hikes will have you covering ground, making you appreciate this slice of paradise even more! 

moondance in maui on snorkeling for teens trip
maui surfing camp for teens
Community Service in Maui at Moondance
Hiking in Maui at Moondance

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Trip Guide

trip details

Cost $4995
Length 14 days
Current Grades 8th-9th
Ages 14-15
Begins Kahului, Hawaii
Ends Kahului, Hawaii
Group Size 12

dates & availability

JUNE 12-JUNE 25, 2019 Limited Inquire
JUNE 27-JULY 10, 2019 Limited Inquire
JULY 12-JULY 25, 2019 Limited Inquire
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