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Address: 3-2087 Kaumualii Hwy, Lihue, Kauai, HI 96766
Phone Number: 808-245-7245
Activities: Group tours/train

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Train...Nature Walk...Lunch...Orchard Adventure

The train ride was a good way to easily see the plantation grounds while they narrated what we were seeing. A pit stop at the pig pen was enjoyable, since we got to throw bread... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed August 1, 2015
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2015 NEW

The train ride was a good way to easily see the plantation grounds while they narrated what we were seeing. A pit stop at the pig pen was enjoyable, since we got to throw bread over the fence for them to fight over. The nature walk was OK, we did get to get up close to some plants and flowers... More 

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Richland, Washington
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2015 NEW

Yesterday my family (2 adults, 2 teens, 3 kids) did the 4-hour train tour. I have to admit that until we got to the orchard I was very less than impressed. When I checked in, the lady at the counter asked what we wanted for the lunch, the turkey wrap or the green salad. She couldn’t tell me what was... More 

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Hartsville, South Carolina, United States
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 103 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2015

The Plantation is worth the visit. The train ride was interesting. You get to see all of the produce they grow on the plantation and see the wild pigs. They stop and give you a bunch of bread to feed them. My girls really enjoy it (5yrs & &yrs). The Plantation has a great restaurant (a little pricey but good)... More 

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Truckee, California
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110 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 95 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2015

Perfect little train ride for children. Beautiful grounds. Great spot to picnic in the grass. Worth a stop.

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Congleton, Cheshire
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50 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 97 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2015

We throughly enjoyed the 50 minute trip, we learnt so many details about the plants and how the plantation used to be. It was all made very interesting by the commentator. It was lovely to watch the young children's faces when they got to see all the animals and particularly the baby pigs. There were some good photo opportunities and... More 

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Los Angeles, California
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 65 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2015

This is fun for pre-teen children, and their parents and grandparents. It is a short ride, but has lot's of noise and bumps.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2015 via mobile

This 4 hour tour starts with a ride on a train with an open air car partially through an old time plantation. A short while later you get off the train and can feed several wild pigs, chickens, goats and a donkey. You then go on a leisurely hike through the wooded, gentle terrain part of the Kilohana Plantation with... More 

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Nipomo, California
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 142 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2015

We enjoyed the 50 minute train ride. The guide discussed the history of the plantation and identified the local plants. We stopped to feed the wild pigs, sheep, goats and chickens. It was great fun for the kids and we enjoyed watching all the commotion. We had a good time and I recommend the train ride if you visit Kauai.

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Waimea, Hawaii
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2015

Unless you have small children or are just passing time, this attraction is not worth doing. Feeding the pigs, chickens, and goats would be fun for your children.

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Blind Bay, Canada
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 97 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2015

After the Sunday brunch at Gaylord's we decided to try the Plantation Railway. It runs on the hour every hour from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. We have ridden the "railways" in Maui and they are much better. The information about the plants and fruits is given so quickly that it is difficult to take it all in. The only... More 

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Address: 3-2087 Kaumualii Hwy, Lihue, Kauai, HI 96766
Phone Number: 808-245-7245
Location: United States  >  Hawaii (HI)  >  Kauai  >  Lihue

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