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Address: Maalo Rd, off Hwy 580, Lihue, Kauai, HI
Phone Number: 8084640840
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Activities: Swimming, Viewing wildlife
Description: A popular waterfall attraction.
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Very pretty to see..... but then all of the waterfalls are lovely. This was is large...and seems to be entertaining a rainbow most of the time.

5 of 5 starsReviewed September 1, 2015
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Tucson, Arizona
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2015 NEW

Very pretty to see..... but then all of the waterfalls are lovely. This was is large...and seems to be entertaining a rainbow most of the time.

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Honolulu, Hawaii
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2015 NEW

I have to admit, I was hoping to see 2 falls at Wailua but with the heavy rains that a near by tropical storm brought, the falls became one roaring fall.. beautiful to behold if you've never been close to a waterfall..

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Langley City, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2015 NEW

Wonderful falls leading into a wonderful river. So many wonderful waterfalls in Kauai and they are all worth seeing.

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Gilroy, California
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2015 NEW

We went out exploring for a day with a bunch of quick places to hit on our list of things to do. Kauai is full of quick stops like this one. We pulled into easy parking and hopped out to take a few pics and short videos. 5 minutes there and you're almost overstaying. Not much else to do but... More 

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Fort Worth, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2015 NEW

We stopped here on the way to the Volcano and it was beautiful! Definitely worth the stop! I would recommend going when there aren't a bunch of busses. If you do, there wont be any room for you in the bathroom!

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Atlanta, Georgia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 64 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2015 NEW

Loved this stop! It's beautiful! There is places to park and the waterfall is just beautiful. Our pictures from here are just amazing!

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Atlanta, Georgia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2015 NEW

We followed the map and drove right up to the waterfall. Be careful, the area is renowned for a speed trap and most of the trip from Highway 56 to the falls is 25 mph and it isn't always posted. Beautiful falls,heavy fencing to keep people from danger obstruct the view. No restrooms nearby. Well worth the diversion.

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2015 NEW

Drove out on our way to visit the North Shore and glad we didn't make this a special trip. Not much there and while it is a nice natural wonder, it certainly didn't take my breathe away....

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2015

I actually visited this spot twice. The first day we visited on our own by car the day after extremely heavy rains and the force of the waterfall was magnificent. There was a lot of mud washed down after the rain but the falls were still lovely. The next day the falls were still very heavy but mostly clear and... More 

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Cambridge, Massachusetts
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2015

We visited these falls on our first day to Hawaii in the afternoon. No destination on the island is too far so it makes a great drive and well worth the trip. Its a beautiful site and one of the many beautiful waterfalls on Kauai. It's well worth combining this trip and the Opaekaa falls. It took us about 50... More 

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