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Address: Island of Hawaii, HI
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A scenic area of waterfalls and thousand foot cliffs.

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Waipi'o On Horseback

This came highly recommended from Gary (Concierge @ Sheraton) and I highly recommend this! My husband and one of our girls were complaining I booked this - but everyone in our... read more

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Belleair Shores, Fl
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Belleair Shores, Fl
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Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

This came highly recommended from Gary (Concierge @ Sheraton) and I highly recommend this! My husband and one of our girls were complaining I booked this - but everyone in our family was extremely satisfied we did this after. The drive alone down into Waipi'o Valley is amazing! It is against the law to wear a seatbelt! Tracy & Cecil... More 

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Regina, Canada
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Definitely a place to see! But please heed the warnings of NO FLIP FLOPS!! The hike down the road is not really that hard, but coming back up is not for the faint hearted. Bring lots of water, energy treats and take it slow... The views, the wild horses and the beach are all definitely worth the walk!

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Bostic, North Carolina, United States
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

This was one of the stops on our Circle Island Tour and was the highlight of the day. I not only took pictures, but video, as well. In my opinion neither of them does justice to beauty of the valley.

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Weston, Wisconsin
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great views but plan on very limited parking, groups of tour buses and a short but steep hike. Great views but plan for a relatively short stay.

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Saint Paul, Minnesota
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is an easy hike down and a strenuous hike back up. We are athletic couple in our 30s and we were hoofing it back up, took us 28 min. We brought a lunch down and explored. Pretty magical to see wild horses.

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Seattle, Washington
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The lookout is beautiful but you really need to head down to the beach to get a real feel of the valley. Yes, the drive in itself is an adventure, not for the inexperienced driver and you definently need a true 4WD. There are a few areas you're going through some large "puddles" and some rocky terrain as well as... More 

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A must see experience with two of the largest and most beautiful waterfalls in Hawaii. Some of the hikes may be long and difficult, but they are definitely worth it. If you plan on driving be sure that you have 4 wheel drive and ample ground clearance. Be ready for the 25% grade in the road if you plan on... More 

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Hawaii
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It was raining lightly the day we visited Waipi'o Valley which made perfect conditions for a nice family hike to the black sand beach. One can drive to the beach, but a 4x4 is an absolute must due to the 25% grade of the road, the off-road trail that leads to the beach, and the general condition of both roads.... More 

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Chapel Hill, North Carolina
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We did the nalapa stables horse back tours. They drive you down in a 4 wd and a 1.5 hour ride on horses. Best way to see the spectacular valley. Saw tons of waterfalls, forest and fruit trees. Well behaved horses

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Dixon, Illinois
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6 attraction reviews
Reviewed March 14, 2017

This place is beautiful! It's a must see even if you only walk down to the viewing area! You have to have a 4 wheel drive to drive down to the beach. I was just a passenger, and it's very scary! The grade of the incline is unreal, you could actually ruin your truck. There's places where there was water... More 

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