Maui Nui Botanical Gardens Docent-led Tours

Learn about native Hawaiian plants and their role in Hawaiian ethnobotany from an alaka‘i kuhi (resident docent). Your alaka‘i kuhi will demonstrate traditional uses of endemic, indigenous, and canoe plants growing at Maui Nui Botanical Gardens and tell a few of their many stories during this one-hour outdoor tour. Tours are limited to 9 people or less, and groups must practice strict distancing between those not in the same household. Proper face coverings will be required for all participants over the age of 2.

School Groups: If you would like to schedule a tour for a group of Maui students ages 4 to 12, please call us at 249-2798 for special rates.

To sign up for a tour online first please (1.)choose the number in your group, visitors and/or residents, (2.)pick a date (3.)then the time. (4.)Fill out the information on the rest of the form, (5.)click the Submit button and you will be taken to PayPal for payment with either your PayPal account or your Credit Card. Please check your email for confirmation.


The Garden is located at 150 Kanaloa Avenue in Kahului, Maui, right across from the War Memorial Stadium.
(808) 249-2798

Hours of Operation
Tuesday through Saturday,
8:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Closed occasionally for inclement weather and Hawaii State Holidays.

Members: Free
General: $10
Kama'āina (with Hawai'i ID) & Keiki Under 12: Free

Ways to Support MNBG
Make a Donation Every dollar contributed to Maui Nui Botanical Gardens goes directly towards the preservation of Native Hawaiian Plants and the upkeep of our collection that includes some of the rarest specimens in whole world! Purchase Chocolate MNBG is a member of Maui Ku'ia Estate Chocolate's Chocolate Laulima Program. Make a purchase from the link below and 40% of your purchase will come back to MNBG. Click here to buy chocolate and support MNBG!