Back Roads of Upcountry Maui: Tedeschi Winery, Lavender Farm, Surfing Goat Dairy
Ulupalakua, Kula, Haleakala
Back Roads of Upcountry Maui is an epicurean experience showcasing the best of Upcountry Maui. Travel off the beaten path and winding roads up to Kula and Ulupalakua. Nestled under the ledge of Haleakala is Ali’i Gardens Maui, home of the royal lavender of Kula. You will enjoy the breathtaking panoramic view of Maui as you experience through sight, scent and flavor some of what this unique lavender farm has to offer.
Next, in the heart of historic Ulupalakua Ranch, experience Maui’s only commercial winery at Tedeschi Vineyards. Start with a short tour, then sample still and sparkling wines in a cottage that was built for Hawaii’s last king along with a simple picnic box lunch.
The final stop is one of Hawaii’s premier farms producing over 25 different cheeses which you will get to sample some of the popular or seasonal varieties.
Come and see the surfing goats! The casual tour allows you to see the whole dairy operation as you learn how goats are milked and view the cheese making area. Experience this epicurean adventure featuring the best of Upcountry Maui.