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Paako Cove

Beaches/Public Recreational

Makena Alanui
Kihei, 96753

Hiking, Scenic

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Hiking, Scenic

Paako Cove

Explore the Secret Cove on Maui

Nestled along the Makena coastline, "Secret Cove," also known as Pa'ako Cove, may not be Maui's best-kept secret, yet its allure remains undeniably enchanting. Tucked just south of Makena State Park (Big Beach), this sandy haven captivates visitors with its intimate ambiance, picturesque backdrop, and the mesmerizing spectacle of a fiery sunset each evening.

The charm of Pa'ako Cove lies in its accessibility – or rather, the illusion of inaccessibility. To reach this coastal gem, one must literally walk through a wall, adding an element of discovery to the experience. Despite its popularity, the beach exudes a sense of secrecy, making each visit feel like an exclusive find.

Photographers and couples seeking a dreamy backdrop often gravitate towards Pa'ako Cove, drawn to its undeniable beauty and the potential for capturing unforgettable moments. Don't let its popularity dissuade you; include Pa'ako Cove in your Makena road trip adventure. You might just find yourself fortunate enough to savor its splendor without the crowds.

Paako CoveExplore the Secret Cove on MauiNestled along the Makena coastline, "Secret Cove," also kno ....

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