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.



Earth Hour Celebration
Saturday, March 28, 2015
8:30 – 9:30 p.m.
Enjoy a special candle-lit ‘Celestial Exploration’ with naturalists at the Jean-Michel Cousteau’s Ambassadors of the Environment Hale. Learn how early-Polynesian navigators used only natural elements with celestial navigation to guide their way to Hawaii with an all-ages naturalist presentation. Followed by star gazing with special telescopes. Complimentary. Call x7292 for more details.
E Ola Pono “Live Well”
Mondays and Fridays, 8 a.m.
Discover the many traditional medicinal uses found among the native trees, plants and herbs beginning in the medicinal gardens down to the Ambassadors Hale. Meets in the hotel lobby.
  
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 Ambassadors center. Advance reservations 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 through a variety of local forest restoration efforts. Guests will participate in seasonal-based service projects; each offering the opportunity for learning how life, land and water are all vitally important in native and modern-day Hawaiian Culture. All participants learn how soil erosion and runoff affect our living reefs and how these volunteer efforts are contributing to the areas preservation of famed Honolua Bay Marine Preserve. 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
Easter Brunch
Sunday, April 5, 2015; 10 a.m. – 2 p.m.
Celebrate Easter Sunday at The Terrace restaurant with a lavish brunch created by the talented chefs at The Ritz-Carlton, Kapalua. To view our Easter Brunch menu, click here. $96 per adult; $48 per child (exclusive of tax and gratuity). Advance reservations recommended. For reservations, please click here or call 808-665-7089.
E Ola Pono “Live Well”
Mondays and Fridays, 8 a.m.
Discover the many traditional medicinal uses found among the native trees, plants and herbs beginning in the medicinal gardens down to the Ambassadors Hale. Meets in the hotel lobby.
  
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 Ambassadors center. Advance reservations 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 through a variety of local forest restoration efforts. Guests will participate in seasonal-based service projects; each offering the opportunity for learning how life, land and water are all vitally important in native and modern-day Hawaiian Culture. All participants learn how soil erosion and runoff affect our living reefs and how these volunteer efforts are contributing to the areas preservation of famed Honolua Bay Marine Preserve. 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.

E Ola Pono “Live Well”
Mondays and Fridays, 8 a.m.
Discover the many traditional medicinal uses found among the native trees, plants and herbs beginning in the medicinal gardens down to the Ambassadors Hale. Meets in the hotel lobby.
  
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 Ambassadors center. Advance reservations 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 through a variety of local forest restoration efforts. Guests will participate in seasonal-based service projects; each offering the opportunity for learning how life, land and water are all vitally important in native and modern-day Hawaiian Culture. All participants learn how soil erosion and runoff affect our living reefs and how these volunteer efforts are contributing to the areas preservation of famed Honolua Bay Marine Preserve. 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.ritzcarlton.com/kapaluawine

E Ola Pono “Live Well”
Mondays and Fridays, 8 a.m.
Discover the many traditional medicinal uses found among the native trees, plants and herbs beginning in the medicinal gardens down to the Ambassadors Hale. Meets in the hotel lobby.
  
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 Ambassadors center. Advance reservations 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 through a variety of local forest restoration efforts. Guests will participate in seasonal-based service projects; each offering the opportunity for learning how life, land and water are all vitally important in native and modern-day Hawaiian Culture. All participants learn how soil erosion and runoff affect our living reefs and how these volunteer efforts are contributing to the areas preservation of famed Honolua Bay Marine Preserve. 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
E Ola Pono “Live Well”
Mondays and Fridays, 8 a.m.
Discover the many traditional medicinal uses found among the native trees, plants and herbs beginning in the medicinal gardens down to the Ambassadors Hale. Meets in the hotel lobby.
  
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 Ambassadors center. Advance reservations 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 through a variety of local forest restoration efforts. Guests will participate in seasonal-based service projects; each offering the opportunity for learning how life, land and water are all vitally important in native and modern-day Hawaiian Culture. All participants learn how soil erosion and runoff affect our living reefs and how these volunteer efforts are contributing to the areas preservation of famed Honolua Bay Marine Preserve. 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
E Ola Pono “Live Well”
Mondays and Fridays, 8 a.m.
Discover the many traditional medicinal uses found among the native trees, plants and herbs beginning in the medicinal gardens down to the Ambassadors Hale. Meets in the hotel lobby.
  
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 Ambassadors center. Advance reservations 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 through a variety of local forest restoration efforts. Guests will participate in seasonal-based service projects; each offering the opportunity for learning how life, land and water are all vitally important in native and modern-day Hawaiian Culture. All participants learn how soil erosion and runoff affect our living reefs and how these volunteer efforts are contributing to the areas preservation of famed Honolua Bay Marine Preserve. 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
E Ola Pono “Live Well”
Mondays and Fridays, 8 a.m.
Discover the many traditional medicinal uses found among the native trees, plants and herbs beginning in the medicinal gardens down to the Ambassadors Hale. Meets in the hotel lobby.
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 through a variety of local forest restoration efforts. Guests will participate in seasonal-based service projects; each offering the opportunity for learning how life, land and water are all vitally important in native and modern-day Hawaiian Culture. All participants learn how soil erosion and runoff affect our living reefs and how these volunteer efforts are contributing to the areas preservation of famed Honolua Bay Marine Preserve. 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
Aloha Team Classic
October 12 - 15, 2015
Enjoy three rounds of tournament golf, prizes, gifts, awards and much more.

For details, click here.

E Ola Pono “Live Well”
Mondays and Fridays, 8 a.m.
Discover the many traditional medicinal uses found among the native trees, plants and herbs beginning in the medicinal gardens down to the Ambassadors Hale. Meets in the hotel lobby.
  
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 Ambassadors center. Advance reservations 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.

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 through a variety of local forest restoration efforts. Guests will participate in seasonal-based service projects; each offering the opportunity for learning how life, land and water are all vitally important in native and modern-day Hawaiian Culture. All participants learn how soil erosion and runoff affect our living reefs and how these volunteer efforts are contributing to the areas preservation of famed Honolua Bay Marine Preserve. 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
E Ola Pono “Live Well”
Mondays and Fridays, 8 a.m.
Discover the many traditional medicinal uses found among the native trees, plants and herbs beginning in the medicinal gardens down to the Ambassadors Hale. Meets in the hotel lobby.
  
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 Ambassadors center. Advance reservations 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.

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 through a variety of local forest restoration efforts. Guests will participate in seasonal-based service projects; each offering the opportunity for learning how life, land and water are all vitally important in native and modern-day Hawaiian Culture. All participants learn how soil erosion and runoff affect our living reefs and how these volunteer efforts are contributing to the areas preservation of famed Honolua Bay Marine Preserve. 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.
Celebrate Spring with Tropical Getaway at The Ritz-Carlton, Kapalua
Nestled within Kapalua Resort, a pristine 22,000-acre natural paradise, The Ritz-Carlton, Kapalua is sure to inspire the ultimate spring vacation. Book the Bed and Breakfast package or Golf in Paradise package for a stay between March 16 and June 15, 2015 to enjoy these extra special delights:

  • Enjoy a refreshing, tropical, local fruit plate and bottled water delivered in-room on the day of your arrival 
  • Relax poolside and enjoy a complimentary Mai Tai made by our talented mixologists, one per person per stay (must be 21 years or older) 
  • Invigorate the senses with an aromatic Epicurean Papaya Pineapple Lotion gift when you visit The Ritz-Carlton Spa, Kapalua 
  • ‘Ai Pono, or eat well, and bask in the warm Hawaiian sunshine while learning how to cultivate herbs and spices from our organic garden and gaining insider information by a culinary professional, Mondays at 10:30 a.m. – advance reservations required 
  • Perfect your putting skills with complimentary use of Kapalua Golf Academy’s 18-hole putting course