Visit Wailuku and explore the charming wooden storefronts around Market Street, showcasing dozens of family businesses, many of which have been in continuous operation for generations. These off-the-beaten-path “Mom and Pops” are home to local favorite shops, restaurants and bakeries.
Wailuku is a census-designated place (CDP) in and county seat of Maui County, Hawaii, United States. The population was 15,313 at the 2010 census. Wailuku is located just west of Kahului, at the mouth of the Iao Valley. In the early 20th century Wailuku was the main tourist destination on Maui, though it has since been eclipsed with the rise of the resort towns such as Kaanapali.
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Wailuku is One of Maui’s Oldest Towns. Aerial view of Wailuku with the West Maui Mountains in the background. Photo: Amanda Walker. Despite its recent, newfound spark, Wailuku, ironically, is actually one of Maui’s oldest towns. Ancient Hawaiians who lived in Wailuku built heiau, or temples, high on a hill that overlooked the sea and ...