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Address: , Waimea, Kauai, HI
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Description: Mountains on Kauai that offer many hiking trails.

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beautiful!

breath taking view. there are many beautiful nature scenery here in this awesome garden states. it seems like it never ends...

5 of 5 starsReviewed August 13, 2015
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San Marino, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2015

breath taking view. there are many beautiful nature scenery here in this awesome garden states. it seems like it never ends...

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Bengaluru (Bangalore), India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2015

The drive here is steep but what greets you is the stunning face of these mountains . The sense of awe leaves you speechless for a few minutes and the sight it will be etched forever in memory . Do not miss coming here . Would highly urge people to come and be here to bring back the sense of... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2015

Don't just visit the Canyon, take the extra drive to the end of the road. Watch out for drivers going too fast, especially on sections without centre markings. In some ways even more spectacular than the Canyon views. Great views looking down the valley even if you don't take the hike (which we were too tired to do in the... More 

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Edmonton, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 9, 2015

This is a great place to take pictures and to see the mountains and the water. Again this place is out of the way so plan to dedicate at least a couple of hours to get there and see the sights.

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Chicago, Illinois
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 121 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 31, 2014

Even if you don't take the hike, stops at the two viewpoints right off the road, is a must. We saw rainbows on the ocean under the grand setting of the Na Pali Mountains.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 25, 2014

The Canyon trail its semi-strenuos it takes about 3 hours,wonderful views of the canyon are offered in this popular trail and the reward of swimming in freshwater pools

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Calgary, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 19, 2014

Went on a great hike from the campground. It is not well marked but what a wonderful "jungle tour" including massive redwoods!! About a 4 mile hike

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Hilo, Hawaii
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2014 via mobile

At the end of the road is this view. It was clear in the early morning. To get here, drive past the canyon lookout road and you will come here about 20 minutes later. Beautiful view!

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Chicago, Illinois
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2014

So, I understand the climate changes in a matter of seconds on the island and that's what makes it unique. Unfortunately, when we visited it was a light rain, with clouds... But you can appreciate being on top of the mountain, feel the tranquility, watch the birds, and feel the breeze on your face... Awwwww

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Calgary, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2014

Breathtaking views - cannot miss this when on Kauai'i!! Not much more to say than this! And yes, the weather changes in a split second.

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