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Purdy's All-Natural Macadamia Nut Farm (Na Hua O'Ka Aina)

Hoolehua Homestead, Molokai, HI 96729
808-567-6601
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Ranked #5 of 16 Activities in Molokai
Type: Factory Tours, Specialty Shops, Ranch & Farm
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Type: Factory Tours, Specialty Shops, Ranch & Farm
Hours:
Mon - Fri 9:30 am - 3:30 pm
Sat 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
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San Ramon, California
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166 reviews 166 reviews
48 attraction reviews
132 helpful votes 132 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2014

My gf and I stopped here while exploring the island. We had a little difficulty finding it. We asked a local at the post office, and he told us exactly where it is. We found it and drove in, and found a man mowing his lawn. He told me to park outside on the street and walk in. We did,... More 

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Onancock, Virginia
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56 reviews 56 reviews
21 attraction reviews
44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2014

Had already been on the Mauna Loa plant tour, so didn't really care so much about this farm, but it was part of a larger tour, so we went with it. The owner was really a great teacher, and we learned so much about how macadamias are grown. They even let the tourist play with some of the equipment to... More 

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Anchorage
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85 reviews 85 reviews
32 attraction reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2014

Tuddie Purdy will give you a lesson in macadamia nuts and trees; you will learn things you would never have guessed. It is quite interesting, and he is quite a charismatic host. A trip that you will be glad you made. You'll also enjoy the taste of the various preparations of the macadamia nuts after his presentation. You park on... More 

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Oahu, Hawaii
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8 reviews 8 reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2014

Your tour starts with a walk up the driveway along one acre of macadamia nut trees. You get to learn all about the history of the farm and the family who run it. Their process is all natural and you can taste the difference. You get to learn about all of the different stages of the process. Tastings on our... More 

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Moweaqua, IL
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61 reviews 61 reviews
24 attraction reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 9, 2014 via mobile

What fun our group had at Purdy's. We learned alot about the nuts and were able to experience cracking them ourselves and had the opportunity to buy the nuts in their natural state. I'm glad we included this!

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New York City, New York
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13 reviews 13 reviews
8 attraction reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2014

We visited Purdy's All-Natural Macadamia Nut Farm on December 31st, 2013. We arrived really late, but he was very welcoming and kind that we had a great time. Purdy explained the whole Macadamia nut growing, harvesting and processing cycle. We were able to crack and enjoyed some macadamia nuts and taste naturally roasted macadamia nuts too. We also tasted Macadamia... More 

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Los Angeles, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 10, 2013

Purdy's is a fantastic throw back to the Old Hawaii -- before the glitz of Waikiki. Here you meet a real man and his family and friends, who make their living off the land. The nuts themselves are fantastic -- you can't buy a mac nut ANYWHERE that is roasted like this, in a real oven with a wide variation... More 

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Tacoma WA
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77 reviews 77 reviews
5 attraction reviews
184 helpful votes 184 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2013

We truly enjoyed our visit to this farm. The owner is focused on educating us about the macadamia nut, not on sales. It is down home - don't expect a fancy retail building or a tourist set-up. It is a farm with a welcoming farmer who will teach you all you need to know about this delectable nut!

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Tucson, Arizona
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80 reviews 80 reviews
16 attraction reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2013

We had a great time visiting with Mr. Purdy and learning about the history of the farm as well as Molokai. He was very accommodating, speaking with us for so long, he stayed open past his normal closing time. The tour is free, the nuts were yummy, and we bought a few things from the store to send home to... More 

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Glendive, Montana
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181 reviews 181 reviews
76 attraction reviews
136 helpful votes 136 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2013

Mr. Purdy gave a good, quick lesson on macadamia nuts. Very informative, which was appreciated. He is definitely eccentric, and expects his "students" to follow directions precisely as he gives them. ("stand there. no. not there. there") He has many signs hanging by his sales area indicating he is not much of a fan of people visiting Molokai, and definitely... More 

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