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Garden of the Gods

Lanai City, Lanai, HI
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Ranked #8 of 14 Attractions in Lanai City
Type: Historic Sites
Owner description: Garden of the Gods can be found driving off paved roads past the Stables and a Preserve. It is surrounded by Rock formations caused by years of... more » Owner description: Garden of the Gods can be found driving off paved roads past the Stables and a Preserve. It is surrounded by Rock formations caused by years of erosion. « less
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Montreal, Quebec, Canada
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27 reviews 27 reviews
18 attraction reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2014

Interesting to see, more fun for the 4WD and going around on the "roads" in the jeep. on the way to the yellow sand beach

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Coatesville, Pennsylvania
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125 reviews 125 reviews
60 attraction reviews
48 helpful votes 48 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2014

Another fun little destination in your beat up rental Jeep. The different colors of the sand are truly amazing. Just follow your trusty map to get here and you will have some nice sight lines of the northwestern part of the island.

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Toronto, Canada
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82 reviews 82 reviews
19 attraction reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2014

We rented a jeep and made the trip to Garden of the Gods on the way to Polohua Beach and it was worth the bumpy ride. The garden of the gods feels like you're on a whole new planet - interesting topography and rock formations as well as the red, red dirt. It was really neat to see, especially if... More

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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2014

Even if you aren't into old Hawaiian history, this is worth a visit. I found it spiritual & peaceful. I would go again for sure. Even my kids liked it!

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San Francisco, California
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100 reviews 100 reviews
38 attraction reviews
44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2014

This can be a difficult and dusty place to go so wear clothing you never want to wear again including shoes. However it is a once in a lifetime "bucket list" type of place. You have to look for the "Gods" & that helps you focus on the present and connect.

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Wailuku, Hawaii, United States
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16 reviews 16 reviews
6 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2014

With the heavy rains the day before, we couldn't do Munro Trail so off we went to Garden of the Gods. The ride was bumpy but we made it! The landscape view of this whole area is breathtaking. The rock formations cause our mind to wander to the days when these island were being formed. The iron-rich soil of the... More

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Langley
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14 reviews 14 reviews
3 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2014

You need a four wheel drive to get anywhere on the island and it can be rented in town. Once you get to explore it is a fantastic experience.

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Omro, Wisconsin
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39 reviews 39 reviews
28 attraction reviews
42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2014

Wow, words cannot explain the beauty of this place! The range of colors is unbelievable! try to rent a 4 wheeler for the day if planning on going. Then you can get down to the beaches where you will be the ONLY people around! This was our best day in Hawaii! Ask the person at the ferry booth for the... More

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Hillsboro, Oregon
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112 reviews 112 reviews
43 attraction reviews
70 helpful votes 70 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 12, 2014

Neat rock formations and colors. Great views. On the way to awesome beach so worth it for that alone.

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Vancouver, Canada
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12 reviews 12 reviews
11 attraction reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2014

Not worth the ride at all...therer eally isn't much to say other than there are a bunch of rocks there.

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