road to Hana

Essential packing checklist for your Road to Hana drive

There could nothing ever be this much gorgeous as the Road to Hana. This is two- and half-hour distance away from having 59 bridges and total numbers are of 620 curves in the way. It is basically a highway which links Hana to Kahului and daytime is highly recommend to travel to see the amazing scenery of the east side of Maui.

If it’s your first time to visit the island, then you must have heard about the famous winding curves of this road which passes through thick rainforests, waterfalls, and beaches.

Here is the list of some must to do things before starting towards the road to Hana.

Full gas

You need to make sure that your car has its tank filled with gas. So that you may not face any problem while on the journey.


Whether it’s your first visit or not, you must have the map to the road so that you may not forget your way. Maps may be passes but they are actually inclusive and communal to help you find the ways to your destination.

A good playlist

Good music always is the best companion so create a playlist containing all your favorite songs to have an amazing trip.

Good driver

If you know driving well then that’s okay but if not, consider hiring a good expert driver.

Get sun protection

Keep your sunglasses, sunscreen and a hat with you to keep yourself safe from sun rays.

Hiking shoes

It’s better to take your hiking shoes along with you because you cannot be in your slippers all the time.

Mosquito repellant

Mosquito repellant is a must to keep thing with you to keep yourself safe from mosquito bites. This is somehow a much-needed sort of defense.


You must need to have a hand sanitizer with you so that you can quickly clean up during hikes.

Bathing suit

You are going to pass across several beautiful beaches so must have a bathing suit with you to enjoy until you reach your final destination.

Keep water and snacks

Don’t forget to keep plenty of water and snacks with you because you’ll hardly get to see any restaurant in the way.

Camera and an extra memory card

Don’t forget to keep your camera with you because that’s the time for you to capture memories. Having an extra memory card with you will allow you to capture as many photos as you want.

A light jacket

The weather may slightly change in the way. Don’t keep too many warm clothes rather it’s better to take a slight light jacket with you so that you may adjust to the changing temperature.

Be patient

Don’t be in a hurry and be patient. If you are always in a rush, this road isn’t for you. Be relax and be in your good sense of humor to enjoy your best on the trip.

Make sure to have all these things with you before setting on the journey.