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Address: Route 36, Maui, HI
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Activities: Driving, Viewing wildlife, Hiking
Description: A scenic and often dangerous road popular with the more adventurous...
A scenic and often dangerous road popular with the more adventurous visitor.
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Curvy road

We left Wailea and went to discover the rain forest of Maui so we took the road to Hana wich is beautiful and very scenic. Lots of natural waterfalls and lovely private beaches... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed March 14, 2015
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San Jose del Cabo, Mexico
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Central Florida, Florida
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10 reviews 10 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2015 NEW

All I can say is WOW! The Hana Highway, or "Road to Hana", is an amazing experience. My wife and I traveled the entire length of the highway during our honeymoon and was definitely one of the highlights. The views are amazing, although the lack of guardrails and what I still think are one lane roads are pretty unnerving. The... More 

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NC
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22 reviews 22 reviews
5 attraction reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2015 NEW

This is a long, but beautiful drive. The scenery is great and there are many places to pull off the road for scenic views and hikes to waterfalls. Be prepared to spend several hours on the highway traveling at slow speeds. There are several one lane bridges, narrow lanes, and curvy roads. It is best to use a guidebook so... More 

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Georgia
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216 reviews 216 reviews
85 attraction reviews
82 helpful votes 82 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2015

We loved the scenic drive. The hairpin turns were frightening when cars headed directly at us were speeding. We were able to view Haipuaena Fall which is located approximately a half mile past the 11 mile marker. It was amazing and we were also able to observe small waterfalls dripping from the walls onto the highway at the same pullover/lookout.... More 

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Boston, Massachusetts
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6 reviews 6 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2015 via mobile

We passed by beautiful parks with waterfalls and the botanical garden. The views are amazing. I recommend renting a convertible to get the most of the long ride on a winding road. Stop at a local farm stand to get a refreshing coconut water or pineapple. Enjoy!

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Kansas City
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19 reviews 19 reviews
8 attraction reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2015

This is an all day adventure if you take your time, be patient, and stop often. It's a truly beautiful and magical place. There are lots of stops to make and pictures to take - so make sure the camera batteries are charged! We've been to Maui twice and driven the Hana Highway at least 6 times. Our most recent... More 

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San Jose del Cabo, Mexico
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13 reviews 13 reviews
6 attraction reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 14, 2015

We left Wailea and went to discover the rain forest of Maui so we took the road to Hana wich is beautiful and very scenic. Lots of natural waterfalls and lovely private beaches. Birds and colorful flowers all over. Beautiful indeed.

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24 reviews 24 reviews
6 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 12, 2015

Me and my partner are Australian! We are not afraid of a bit of an adventure at all . But heres my say to the Hana Highway..:) We are driving around in a little nissian altaro (very small compact car) . We drove from kehei to Hana and went straight through not turning around. It took us 7 hrs and... More 

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Alpharetta, Georgia
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33 reviews 33 reviews
10 attraction reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 10, 2015

Not as exciting as we were hoping. The drive was windy, but that wasn't the problem. I think our expectations were too high. Drove through quite a bit of jungle/rain forest. Not as many dramatic views of the coast as we were expecting. It's difficult to stop and see the waterfalls along the way. We did a couple of the... More 

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British Columbia, Canada
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16 reviews 16 reviews
10 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 7, 2015 via mobile

This is a beautiful stretch of road , although you may need some nerve to drive this twisting one lane hi way nestled cliff side over the ocean! There are many sightseeing stops along the way, including many beautiful waterfalls! Just be sure not to leave any valuables in your car as we saw several parked cars with smashed out... More 

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Vancouver, Canada
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24 reviews 24 reviews
9 attraction reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 5, 2015

This road is majestic, and one of the best things I've ever done in my life. But be very careful - you have to be a confident driver to complete this drive safely. If you have not driven in extremely rainy conditions before with limited sight, and do not know how to handle sudden blind corners and sharp turns properly,... More 

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