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Ili'ili'opae Heiau

Off Highway 450 East just before Mapulehu, Kaunakakai, Molokai, HI 96748
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Ranked #11 of 17 Attractions in Kaunakakai
Type: Ancient Ruins, Religious Sites, Landmarks/ Points of Interest, Outdoors
Owner description: Originally was a sight for human sacrifice.
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Type: Ancient Ruins, Religious Sites, Landmarks/ Points of Interest, Outdoors
Owner description: Originally was a sight for human sacrifice.
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Alexandria
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185 reviews 185 reviews
76 attraction reviews
329 helpful votes 329 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2014

Went on a nature tour yesterday and this was one of the stops. It is literally right off a busy road. The tour driver just parked on the side of the road and told us all to get out. You walk down a short path and then take a right. There is a huge pile of black rocks. Our tour... More 

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Fort St. John, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2014 via mobile

Stumbled across this little gem sort of hidden away but a must do Not really listed anywhere as a spot to go see, follow the directions on prior post and can't go wrong

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parker, co
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58 reviews 58 reviews
25 attraction reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2014

We love Moloka'i, and everytime we go there, we try to find something new that we haven't done. On the east, jungly side of the island, just before one reaches Mana'e Goodz n' Grindz(the convenience store) coming from Kaunakakai, on the left hand side, just before a short bridge, is the entrance. It's a fenced dirt road with a little... More 

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bc canada
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144 reviews 144 reviews
28 attraction reviews
246 helpful votes 246 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 12, 2013

Just a few hundreds yards off the main road near mile 16, but discretely signed and easily missed. It is HUGE! Easily football field sized or bigger, and layered so much is unseen beneath the vegetation. Nobody here- magical to have the place to ourselves and consider thelong, sometimes violent history of the place. We saw two owls, apparently a... More 

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