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Kawela Battle Field

Address: Hwy 450, Mile Marker #6-13, Kaunakakai, Molokai, HI
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Ranked #13 of 17 Attractions in Kaunakakai
Type: Other, Cultural
Owner description: This site is famous as a battleground and as a place of refuge. Kamehameha the Great shed rivers of...
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Type: Other, Cultural
Owner description: This site is famous as a battleground and as a place of refuge. Kamehameha the Great shed rivers of blood in Kawela in order to capture the island as part of a larger assault on O'ahu.
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2013

I didn't realize until later the historical significance of where we were. We rode/walked our bikes up a hill (paved road) and the trouble getting to the top was worth the views we beheld. Maui to the east, Lanai to the south, and Oahu faintly off in the distance to the west.

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