THE RITZ-CARLTON, KAPALUA

1 Ritz-Carlton Drive, Kapalua, Maui, Hawaii 96761 USA
Phone:  +1 (808) 669-6200   •  Map & Directions
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Calendar of Events



As each new day dawns on Maui, opportunities abound. Spend your days and evenings at The Ritz-Carlton, Kapalua undertaking unique new experiences, visiting island attractions, savoring fine cuisine or simply enjoying the warmth of the island. Treat yourself to as much or as little as you choose. It's completely up to you. 



  
Ai Pono ‘Eat Well’
Mondays, 10:30 a.m.
Enliven your culinary senses by joining one of our resort chef’s on a complimentary interactive tour of our Chef’s Gardens. Learn how to cultivate herbs and spices while gaining insider information by a culinary professional. This educational adventure encourages healthy living for a sustainable future. The tour begins at the herb garden by the lower pool deck and concludes at the Ambassadors center. Reservations are required.

Na Mea Makamae…The Treasures of These Islands
Tuesdays, 10 a.m.
Discuss the treasures among the Hawaiian Islands and learn about Hawaiian wellness philosophies & medicinal herbs while discovering their ancient uses. This “walk & talk” also includes an introduction to the artwork by famed local artists featured throughout the resort. Meets in the Medicinal Gardens.

Sense of Place
Fridays, 10 a.m.
A Sense of Place begins with the presentation of the award-winning documentary Then There Were None followed by a discussion of the history and subjects discussed in the film. A guided walking tour of the Honokahua Preservation Site explains its significance to ancient Hawaiians and its’ role today. Location may vary, please confirm with Front Desk.

  
Ocean Features
Saturdays, 3 p.m.
Jean-Michel Cousteau’s Ocean Futures Society teaches that “Protect the Ocean and you Protect Yourself”. Through a variety of cultural and environmental documentary films, learn what you can do to make a difference in your community and the world. Educational films vary from marine mammal focused to the preservation and exploration of the Northwestern Hawaiian Islands (a National Monument since 2006) and how to reduce the “Great Pacific Garbage Patch”. Featured at Jean-Michel Cousteau’s Ambassadors of the Environment

Give Back Getaways
Third Saturday of every month
The Ritz-Carlton Give Back Getaways® voluntourism program offers our guests an exceptional opportunity to combine volunteer work with travel and give back to the community in a way that is meaningful to them and to the lives of others. Participating in an authentic, half-day local community experience, guests will work alongside our Ritz-Carlton employees in a Community Footprints social or environmental project. The Give Back Getaways® voluntourism experience is unique to each destination and designed to make a lasting contribution. All profits from the Ritz-Carlton Give Back Getaways® voluntourism programs are donated to the partner organizations. 

The Ritz-Carlton, Kapalua offers Malama Ka Aina once a month to support Give Back Getaways. Naturalists of Ambassadors of the Environment and guests of The Ritz-Carlton, Kapalua support local conservation efforts while exploring the remnants of a once vibrant pineapple growing community where life, land, and water are all vitally important. We assist in saving the reefs of the famed Honolua Bay Marine Preserve by re-planting native species to restore a once dry-mesic forest. All participants learn how soil erosion and runoff affect our living reefs and how these volunteer efforts are contributing to the areas preservation. This incredible experience are led by experts on the local floral, fauna, and culture, and proceeds of donation support the efforts of Mālama Kahalawai, Inc., a 501-c-3 organization dedicated to the conservation of the West Maui Mountains pristine watershed areas.

$25 donation per guest

  
Ai Pono ‘Eat Well’
Mondays, 10:30 a.m.
Enliven your culinary senses by joining one of our resort chef’s on a complimentary interactive tour of our Chef’s Gardens. Learn how to cultivate herbs and spices while gaining insider information by a culinary professional. This educational adventure encourages healthy living for a sustainable future. The tour begins at the herb garden by the lower pool deck and concludes at the Ambassadors center. Reservations are required.

Na Mea Makamae…The Treasures of These Islands
Tuesdays, 10 a.m.
Discuss the treasures among the Hawaiian Islands and learn about Hawaiian wellness philosophies & medicinal herbs while discovering their ancient uses. This “walk & talk” also includes an introduction to the artwork by famed local artists featured throughout the resort. Meets in the Medicinal Gardens.

Sense of Place
Fridays, 10 a.m.
A Sense of Place begins with the presentation of the award-winning documentary Then There Were None followed by a discussion of the history and subjects discussed in the film. A guided walking tour of the Honokahua Preservation Site explains its significance to ancient Hawaiians and its’ role today. Location may vary, please confirm with Front Desk.

  
Ocean Features
Saturdays, 3 p.m.
Jean-Michel Cousteau’s Ocean Futures Society teaches that “Protect the Ocean and you Protect Yourself”. Through a variety of cultural and environmental documentary films, learn what you can do to make a difference in your community and the world. Educational films vary from marine mammal focused to the preservation and exploration of the Northwestern Hawaiian Islands (a National Monument since 2006) and how to reduce the “Great Pacific Garbage Patch”. Featured at Jean-Michel Cousteau’s Ambassadors of the Environment

Give Back Getaways
Third Saturday of every month
The Ritz-Carlton Give Back Getaways® voluntourism program offers our guests an exceptional opportunity to combine volunteer work with travel and give back to the community in a way that is meaningful to them and to the lives of others. Participating in an authentic, half-day local community experience, guests will work alongside our Ritz-Carlton employees in a Community Footprints social or environmental project. The Give Back Getaways® voluntourism experience is unique to each destination and designed to make a lasting contribution. All profits from the Ritz-Carlton Give Back Getaways® voluntourism programs are donated to the partner organizations. 

The Ritz-Carlton, Kapalua offers Malama Ka Aina once a month to support Give Back Getaways. Naturalists of Ambassadors of the Environment and guests of The Ritz-Carlton, Kapalua support local conservation efforts while exploring the remnants of a once vibrant pineapple growing community where life, land, and water are all vitally important. We assist in saving the reefs of the famed Honolua Bay Marine Preserve by re-planting native species to restore a once dry-mesic forest. All participants learn how soil erosion and runoff affect our living reefs and how these volunteer efforts are contributing to the areas preservation. This incredible experience are led by experts on the local floral, fauna, and culture, and proceeds of donation support the efforts of Mālama Kahalawai, Inc., a 501-c-3 organization dedicated to the conservation of the West Maui Mountains pristine watershed areas.

$25 donation per guest

  
Ai Pono ‘Eat Well’
Mondays, 10:30 a.m.
Enliven your culinary senses by joining one of our resort chef’s on a complimentary interactive tour of our Chef’s Gardens. Learn how to cultivate herbs and spices while gaining insider information by a culinary professional. This educational adventure encourages healthy living for a sustainable future. The tour begins at the herb garden by the lower pool deck and concludes at the Ambassadors center. Reservations are required.

Na Mea Makamae…The Treasures of These Islands
Tuesdays, 10 a.m.
Discuss the treasures among the Hawaiian Islands and learn about Hawaiian wellness philosophies & medicinal herbs while discovering their ancient uses. This “walk & talk” also includes an introduction to the artwork by famed local artists featured throughout the resort. Meets in the Medicinal Gardens.

Sense of Place
Fridays, 10 a.m.
A Sense of Place begins with the presentation of the award-winning documentary Then There Were None followed by a discussion of the history and subjects discussed in the film. A guided walking tour of the Honokahua Preservation Site explains its significance to ancient Hawaiians and its’ role today. Location may vary, please confirm with Front Desk.

  
Ocean Features
Saturdays, 3 p.m.
Jean-Michel Cousteau’s Ocean Futures Society teaches that “Protect the Ocean and you Protect Yourself”. Through a variety of cultural and environmental documentary films, learn what you can do to make a difference in your community and the world. Educational films vary from marine mammal focused to the preservation and exploration of the Northwestern Hawaiian Islands (a National Monument since 2006) and how to reduce the “Great Pacific Garbage Patch”. Featured at Jean-Michel Cousteau’s Ambassadors of the Environment

Give Back Getaways
Third Saturday of every month
The Ritz-Carlton Give Back Getaways® voluntourism program offers our guests an exceptional opportunity to combine volunteer work with travel and give back to the community in a way that is meaningful to them and to the lives of others. Participating in an authentic, half-day local community experience, guests will work alongside our Ritz-Carlton employees in a Community Footprints social or environmental project. The Give Back Getaways® voluntourism experience is unique to each destination and designed to make a lasting contribution. All profits from the Ritz-Carlton Give Back Getaways® voluntourism programs are donated to the partner organizations. 

The Ritz-Carlton, Kapalua offers Malama Ka Aina once a month to support Give Back Getaways. Naturalists of Ambassadors of the Environment and guests of The Ritz-Carlton, Kapalua support local conservation efforts while exploring the remnants of a once vibrant pineapple growing community where life, land, and water are all vitally important. We assist in saving the reefs of the famed Honolua Bay Marine Preserve by re-planting native species to restore a once dry-mesic forest. All participants learn how soil erosion and runoff affect our living reefs and how these volunteer efforts are contributing to the areas preservation. This incredible experience are led by experts on the local floral, fauna, and culture, and proceeds of donation support the efforts of Mālama Kahalawai, Inc., a 501-c-3 organization dedicated to the conservation of the West Maui Mountains pristine watershed areas.

$25 donation per guest

  
Ai Pono ‘Eat Well’
Mondays, 10:30 a.m.
Enliven your culinary senses by joining one of our resort chef’s on a complimentary interactive tour of our Chef’s Gardens. Learn how to cultivate herbs and spices while gaining insider information by a culinary professional. This educational adventure encourages healthy living for a sustainable future. The tour begins at the herb garden by the lower pool deck and concludes at the Ambassadors center. Reservations are required.

Na Mea Makamae…The Treasures of These Islands
Tuesdays, 10 a.m.
Discuss the treasures among the Hawaiian Islands and learn about Hawaiian wellness philosophies & medicinal herbs while discovering their ancient uses. This “walk & talk” also includes an introduction to the artwork by famed local artists featured throughout the resort. Meets in the Medicinal Gardens.

Sense of Place
Fridays, 10 a.m.
A Sense of Place begins with the presentation of the award-winning documentary Then There Were None followed by a discussion of the history and subjects discussed in the film. A guided walking tour of the Honokahua Preservation Site explains its significance to ancient Hawaiians and its’ role today. Location may vary, please confirm with Front Desk.

  
Ocean Features
Saturdays, 3 p.m.
Jean-Michel Cousteau’s Ocean Futures Society teaches that “Protect the Ocean and you Protect Yourself”. Through a variety of cultural and environmental documentary films, learn what you can do to make a difference in your community and the world. Educational films vary from marine mammal focused to the preservation and exploration of the Northwestern Hawaiian Islands (a National Monument since 2006) and how to reduce the “Great Pacific Garbage Patch”. Featured at Jean-Michel Cousteau’s Ambassadors of the Environment

Give Back Getaways
Third Saturday of every month
The Ritz-Carlton Give Back Getaways® voluntourism program offers our guests an exceptional opportunity to combine volunteer work with travel and give back to the community in a way that is meaningful to them and to the lives of others. Participating in an authentic, half-day local community experience, guests will work alongside our Ritz-Carlton employees in a Community Footprints social or environmental project. The Give Back Getaways® voluntourism experience is unique to each destination and designed to make a lasting contribution. All profits from the Ritz-Carlton Give Back Getaways® voluntourism programs are donated to the partner organizations. 

The Ritz-Carlton, Kapalua offers Malama Ka Aina once a month to support Give Back Getaways. Naturalists of Ambassadors of the Environment and guests of The Ritz-Carlton, Kapalua support local conservation efforts while exploring the remnants of a once vibrant pineapple growing community where life, land, and water are all vitally important. We assist in saving the reefs of the famed Honolua Bay Marine Preserve by re-planting native species to restore a once dry-mesic forest. All participants learn how soil erosion and runoff affect our living reefs and how these volunteer efforts are contributing to the areas preservation. This incredible experience are led by experts on the local floral, fauna, and culture, and proceeds of donation support the efforts of Mālama Kahalawai, Inc., a 501-c-3 organization dedicated to the conservation of the West Maui Mountains pristine watershed areas.

$25 donation per guest

Celebration of the Arts
May 8 - 10, 2015
The Ritz-Carlton, Kapalua will convene Hawaii’s most reputable artisans, educators, cultural practitioners, speakers and entertainers, May 8-10, during the 23rd Annual Celebration of the Arts. Hands-on art, demonstrations, films, cultural panels, music and dance will act as the common ground to allow visitors and residents the opportunity to interact and enjoy the “Number 1 rated cultural event” according Hawaii Modern Luxury magazine.

For details, please visit www.celebrationofthearts.org.
  
Ai Pono ‘Eat Well’
Mondays, 10:30 a.m.
Enliven your culinary senses by joining one of our resort chef’s on a complimentary interactive tour of our Chef’s Gardens. Learn how to cultivate herbs and spices while gaining insider information by a culinary professional. This educational adventure encourages healthy living for a sustainable future. The tour begins at the herb garden by the lower pool deck and concludes at the Ambassadors center. Reservations are required.

Na Mea Makamae…The Treasures of These Islands
Tuesdays, 10 a.m.
Discuss the treasures among the Hawaiian Islands and learn about Hawaiian wellness philosophies & medicinal herbs while discovering their ancient uses. This “walk & talk” also includes an introduction to the artwork by famed local artists featured throughout the resort. Meets in the Medicinal Gardens.

Sense of Place
Fridays, 10 a.m.
A Sense of Place begins with the presentation of the award-winning documentary Then There Were None followed by a discussion of the history and subjects discussed in the film. A guided walking tour of the Honokahua Preservation Site explains its significance to ancient Hawaiians and its’ role today. Location may vary, please confirm with Front Desk.

  
Ocean Features
Saturdays, 3 p.m.
Jean-Michel Cousteau’s Ocean Futures Society teaches that “Protect the Ocean and you Protect Yourself”. Through a variety of cultural and environmental documentary films, learn what you can do to make a difference in your community and the world. Educational films vary from marine mammal focused to the preservation and exploration of the Northwestern Hawaiian Islands (a National Monument since 2006) and how to reduce the “Great Pacific Garbage Patch”. Featured at Jean-Michel Cousteau’s Ambassadors of the Environment

Give Back Getaways
Third Saturday of every month
The Ritz-Carlton Give Back Getaways® voluntourism program offers our guests an exceptional opportunity to combine volunteer work with travel and give back to the community in a way that is meaningful to them and to the lives of others. Participating in an authentic, half-day local community experience, guests will work alongside our Ritz-Carlton employees in a Community Footprints social or environmental project. The Give Back Getaways® voluntourism experience is unique to each destination and designed to make a lasting contribution. All profits from the Ritz-Carlton Give Back Getaways® voluntourism programs are donated to the partner organizations. 

The Ritz-Carlton, Kapalua offers Malama Ka Aina once a month to support Give Back Getaways. Naturalists of Ambassadors of the Environment and guests of The Ritz-Carlton, Kapalua support local conservation efforts while exploring the remnants of a once vibrant pineapple growing community where life, land, and water are all vitally important. We assist in saving the reefs of the famed Honolua Bay Marine Preserve by re-planting native species to restore a once dry-mesic forest. All participants learn how soil erosion and runoff affect our living reefs and how these volunteer efforts are contributing to the areas preservation. This incredible experience are led by experts on the local floral, fauna, and culture, and proceeds of donation support the efforts of Mālama Kahalawai, Inc., a 501-c-3 organization dedicated to the conservation of the West Maui Mountains pristine watershed areas.

$25 donation per guest

Kapalua Wine & Food Festival
June 11 - 14, 2015
A collaboration of Kapalua Resort partners creating a new spin on the longest running food and wine event in the USA. This celebration of epicurean excellence will convene the finest in food and wine and embrace all things Hawaiian – notably – the fabulous culinary bounty on Maui and here at the world-renowned Kapalua Resort.

For details and ticket information, please visit www.kapaluawineandfood.com.
  
Ai Pono ‘Eat Well’
Mondays, 10:30 a.m.
Enliven your culinary senses by joining one of our resort chef’s on a complimentary interactive tour of our Chef’s Gardens. Learn how to cultivate herbs and spices while gaining insider information by a culinary professional. This educational adventure encourages healthy living for a sustainable future. The tour begins at the herb garden by the lower pool deck and concludes at the Ambassadors center. Reservations are required.

Na Mea Makamae…The Treasures of These Islands
Tuesdays, 10 a.m.
Discuss the treasures among the Hawaiian Islands and learn about Hawaiian wellness philosophies & medicinal herbs while discovering their ancient uses. This “walk & talk” also includes an introduction to the artwork by famed local artists featured throughout the resort. Meets in the Medicinal Gardens.

Sense of Place
Fridays, 10 a.m.
A Sense of Place begins with the presentation of the award-winning documentary Then There Were None followed by a discussion of the history and subjects discussed in the film. A guided walking tour of the Honokahua Preservation Site explains its significance to ancient Hawaiians and its’ role today. Location may vary, please confirm with Front Desk.

  
Ocean Features
Saturdays, 3 p.m.
Jean-Michel Cousteau’s Ocean Futures Society teaches that “Protect the Ocean and you Protect Yourself”. Through a variety of cultural and environmental documentary films, learn what you can do to make a difference in your community and the world. Educational films vary from marine mammal focused to the preservation and exploration of the Northwestern Hawaiian Islands (a National Monument since 2006) and how to reduce the “Great Pacific Garbage Patch”. Featured at Jean-Michel Cousteau’s Ambassadors of the Environment

Give Back Getaways
Third Saturday of every month
The Ritz-Carlton Give Back Getaways® voluntourism program offers our guests an exceptional opportunity to combine volunteer work with travel and give back to the community in a way that is meaningful to them and to the lives of others. Participating in an authentic, half-day local community experience, guests will work alongside our Ritz-Carlton employees in a Community Footprints social or environmental project. The Give Back Getaways® voluntourism experience is unique to each destination and designed to make a lasting contribution. All profits from the Ritz-Carlton Give Back Getaways® voluntourism programs are donated to the partner organizations. 

The Ritz-Carlton, Kapalua offers Malama Ka Aina once a month to support Give Back Getaways. Naturalists of Ambassadors of the Environment and guests of The Ritz-Carlton, Kapalua support local conservation efforts while exploring the remnants of a once vibrant pineapple growing community where life, land, and water are all vitally important. We assist in saving the reefs of the famed Honolua Bay Marine Preserve by re-planting native species to restore a once dry-mesic forest. All participants learn how soil erosion and runoff affect our living reefs and how these volunteer efforts are contributing to the areas preservation. This incredible experience are led by experts on the local floral, fauna, and culture, and proceeds of donation support the efforts of Mālama Kahalawai, Inc., a 501-c-3 organization dedicated to the conservation of the West Maui Mountains pristine watershed areas.

$25 donation per guest

  
Ai Pono ‘Eat Well’
Mondays, 10:30 a.m.
Enliven your culinary senses by joining one of our resort chef’s on a complimentary interactive tour of our Chef’s Gardens. Learn how to cultivate herbs and spices while gaining insider information by a culinary professional. This educational adventure encourages healthy living for a sustainable future. The tour begins at the herb garden by the lower pool deck and concludes at the Ambassadors center. Reservations are required.

Na Mea Makamae…The Treasures of These Islands
Tuesdays, 10 a.m.
Discuss the treasures among the Hawaiian Islands and learn about Hawaiian wellness philosophies & medicinal herbs while discovering their ancient uses. This “walk & talk” also includes an introduction to the artwork by famed local artists featured throughout the resort. Meets in the Medicinal Gardens.

Sense of Place
Fridays, 10 a.m.
A Sense of Place begins with the presentation of the award-winning documentary Then There Were None followed by a discussion of the history and subjects discussed in the film. A guided walking tour of the Honokahua Preservation Site explains its significance to ancient Hawaiians and its’ role today. Location may vary, please confirm with Front Desk.

  
Ocean Features
Saturdays, 3 p.m.
Jean-Michel Cousteau’s Ocean Futures Society teaches that “Protect the Ocean and you Protect Yourself”. Through a variety of cultural and environmental documentary films, learn what you can do to make a difference in your community and the world. Educational films vary from marine mammal focused to the preservation and exploration of the Northwestern Hawaiian Islands (a National Monument since 2006) and how to reduce the “Great Pacific Garbage Patch”. Featured at Jean-Michel Cousteau’s Ambassadors of the Environment

Give Back Getaways
Third Saturday of every month
The Ritz-Carlton Give Back Getaways® voluntourism program offers our guests an exceptional opportunity to combine volunteer work with travel and give back to the community in a way that is meaningful to them and to the lives of others. Participating in an authentic, half-day local community experience, guests will work alongside our Ritz-Carlton employees in a Community Footprints social or environmental project. The Give Back Getaways® voluntourism experience is unique to each destination and designed to make a lasting contribution. All profits from the Ritz-Carlton Give Back Getaways® voluntourism programs are donated to the partner organizations. 

The Ritz-Carlton, Kapalua offers Malama Ka Aina once a month to support Give Back Getaways. Naturalists of Ambassadors of the Environment and guests of The Ritz-Carlton, Kapalua support local conservation efforts while exploring the remnants of a once vibrant pineapple growing community where life, land, and water are all vitally important. We assist in saving the reefs of the famed Honolua Bay Marine Preserve by re-planting native species to restore a once dry-mesic forest. All participants learn how soil erosion and runoff affect our living reefs and how these volunteer efforts are contributing to the areas preservation. This incredible experience are led by experts on the local floral, fauna, and culture, and proceeds of donation support the efforts of Mālama Kahalawai, Inc., a 501-c-3 organization dedicated to the conservation of the West Maui Mountains pristine watershed areas.

$25 donation per guest

  
Ai Pono ‘Eat Well’
Mondays, 10:30 a.m.
Enliven your culinary senses by joining one of our resort chef’s on a complimentary interactive tour of our Chef’s Gardens. Learn how to cultivate herbs and spices while gaining insider information by a culinary professional. This educational adventure encourages healthy living for a sustainable future. The tour begins at the herb garden by the lower pool deck and concludes at the Ambassadors center. Reservations are required.

Na Mea Makamae…The Treasures of These Islands
Tuesdays, 10 a.m.
Discuss the treasures among the Hawaiian Islands and learn about Hawaiian wellness philosophies & medicinal herbs while discovering their ancient uses. This “walk & talk” also includes an introduction to the artwork by famed local artists featured throughout the resort. Meets in the Medicinal Gardens.

Sense of Place
Fridays, 10 a.m.
A Sense of Place begins with the presentation of the award-winning documentary Then There Were None followed by a discussion of the history and subjects discussed in the film. A guided walking tour of the Honokahua Preservation Site explains its significance to ancient Hawaiians and its’ role today. Location may vary, please confirm with Front Desk.

  
Ocean Features
Saturdays, 3 p.m.
Jean-Michel Cousteau’s Ocean Futures Society teaches that “Protect the Ocean and you Protect Yourself”. Through a variety of cultural and environmental documentary films, learn what you can do to make a difference in your community and the world. Educational films vary from marine mammal focused to the preservation and exploration of the Northwestern Hawaiian Islands (a National Monument since 2006) and how to reduce the “Great Pacific Garbage Patch”. Featured at Jean-Michel Cousteau’s Ambassadors of the Environment

Give Back Getaways
Third Saturday of every month
The Ritz-Carlton Give Back Getaways® voluntourism program offers our guests an exceptional opportunity to combine volunteer work with travel and give back to the community in a way that is meaningful to them and to the lives of others. Participating in an authentic, half-day local community experience, guests will work alongside our Ritz-Carlton employees in a Community Footprints social or environmental project. The Give Back Getaways® voluntourism experience is unique to each destination and designed to make a lasting contribution. All profits from the Ritz-Carlton Give Back Getaways® voluntourism programs are donated to the partner organizations. 

The Ritz-Carlton, Kapalua offers Malama Ka Aina once a month to support Give Back Getaways. Naturalists of Ambassadors of the Environment and guests of The Ritz-Carlton, Kapalua support local conservation efforts while exploring the remnants of a once vibrant pineapple growing community where life, land, and water are all vitally important. We assist in saving the reefs of the famed Honolua Bay Marine Preserve by re-planting native species to restore a once dry-mesic forest. All participants learn how soil erosion and runoff affect our living reefs and how these volunteer efforts are contributing to the areas preservation. This incredible experience are led by experts on the local floral, fauna, and culture, and proceeds of donation support the efforts of Mālama Kahalawai, Inc., a 501-c-3 organization dedicated to the conservation of the West Maui Mountains pristine watershed areas.

$25 donation per guest

Na Mea Makamae…The Treasures of These Islands
Tuesdays, 10 a.m.
Discuss the treasures among the Hawaiian Islands and learn about Hawaiian wellness philosophies & medicinal herbs while discovering their ancient uses. This “walk & talk” also includes an introduction to the artwork by famed local artists featured throughout the resort. Meets in the Medicinal Gardens.

Sense of Place
Fridays, 10 a.m.
A Sense of Place begins with the presentation of the award-winning documentary Then There Were None followed by a discussion of the history and subjects discussed in the film. A guided walking tour of the Honokahua Preservation Site explains its significance to ancient Hawaiians and its’ role today. Location may vary, please confirm with Front Desk.

Give Back Getaways
Third Saturday of every month
The Ritz-Carlton Give Back Getaways® voluntourism program offers our guests an exceptional opportunity to combine volunteer work with travel and give back to the community in a way that is meaningful to them and to the lives of others. Participating in an authentic, half-day local community experience, guests will work alongside our Ritz-Carlton employees in a Community Footprints social or environmental project. The Give Back Getaways® voluntourism experience is unique to each destination and designed to make a lasting contribution. All profits from the Ritz-Carlton Give Back Getaways® voluntourism programs are donated to the partner organizations. 

The Ritz-Carlton, Kapalua offers Malama Ka Aina once a month to support Give Back Getaways. Naturalists of Ambassadors of the Environment and guests of The Ritz-Carlton, Kapalua support local conservation efforts while exploring the remnants of a once vibrant pineapple growing community where life, land, and water are all vitally important. We assist in saving the reefs of the famed Honolua Bay Marine Preserve by re-planting native species to restore a once dry-mesic forest. All participants learn how soil erosion and runoff affect our living reefs and how these volunteer efforts are contributing to the areas preservation. This incredible experience are led by experts on the local floral, fauna, and culture, and proceeds of donation support the efforts of Mālama Kahalawai, Inc., a 501-c-3 organization dedicated to the conservation of the West Maui Mountains pristine watershed areas.

$25 donation per guest

 
December 15 - April 15: Zodiac Whale Watch with Jean-Michel Cousteau's Ambassadors of the Environment

Get up close and personal with our ultimate whale watch! Our fast, safe and comfortable Zodiac ensures every seat is front row and with expert narration from our naturalists, this is an adventure you can’t miss. Please call for age and participation requirements. $99 per guest, available Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday.

Reserve your whale watch today by calling 808-665-7292.
Enjoy the Holidays in Paradise  
Let The Ritz-Carlton, Kapalua inspire your holiday season alongside dramatic ocean views, warm island breezes and swaying coconut palms. From festive celebrations to family-friendly activities and unique gourmet experiences, we invite you to create holiday memories at The Ritz-Carlton, Kapalua that will last a lifetime for your family. Click here for details.
Enjoy a Romantic Escape at The Ritz-Carlton, Kapalua
For couples celebrating a milestone anniversary, birthday or just wanting to reconnect, The Ritz-Carlton, Kapalua is ready to fill your love story with amazing, once-in-a-lifetime memories you’ll never want to forget. Book the Bed and Breakfast package for a stay now through March 15, 2014 and enjoy these extra special delights in honor of your love:

  • Savor decadent treats for two from the resort’s artistic pastry chef on your arrival day 
  • Toast to your past, present and future as specialty champagne is delivered right to your chaise lounge while you relax poolside (one per guest per stay) 
  • Invigorate the senses with an aromatic Epicurean Papaya Pineapple Lotion gift when you visit The Ritz-Carlton Spa®, Kapalua 
  • Play like you’re 18 again with Couples Putting at the Kapalua Golf 18-hole putting course while enjoying scenic vistas and panoramic ocean views together 
  • Learn a traditional Hawaiian hula dance and its significance to the host culture, Wednesdays at 10 a.m. 
  • Enliven the culinary senses by joining a resort chef on a complimentary interactive tour of the resort’s onsite organic garden, Mondays at 10:30 a.m.