Upcountry Maui is an incredible vacation destination, boasting world class activities and pastimes in addition to overwhelming natural beauty and plenty of things to see and do. One of these towns, Kula, is in a perfect location to make full use of the offerings and opportunities of this part of Maui. Not only is the town of Kula home to many unique pastimes and destinations, the communities of Wailea, Ulupalakua, Makawao, Haiku, Makena, Kihei, and Pukalani are only a short drive away. Kula is the place to find the Enchanted Floral Gardens, the Kula Botanical Gardens, and the historic Holy Ghost Church, a highly ornate and decorated place of worship. While a day trip can take you to the coast of the Valley Island with its many beaches and water based activities, a closer attraction is the ten thousand foot tall mountain of Haleakala. If you enjoy golfing, then there are numerous golf courses only about a half hour away, while there are also several state parks and a museum. No matter what your interests are, the town of Kula is an ideal destination.