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Address: Waimea Canyon Dr., Kauai, HI
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Na Pali Coast From the Top of Kaua'i; WOW!

We first traveled up to the lookout in 2007 and now ten years later it's just as great as it was before. We've had great timing. being there when the weather was sunny and... read more

Reviewed February 15, 2017
Lethbridge, Canada
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Lethbridge, Canada
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65 reviews
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Reviewed February 15, 2017

We first traveled up to the lookout in 2007 and now ten years later it's just as great as it was before. We've had great timing. being there when the weather was sunny and therefore the view was clear all the way down to the coast. The area and view has a relaxing effect on you, just what you want... More 

Thank KLH1956
iowa, United States
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed February 13, 2017

Beautiful views of the valley. Definitely worth the nice drive to see the beautiful view. Don't miss this one.

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Mount Forest, Canada
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed February 12, 2017

It's hard to describe in words how beautiful this panoramic view is... we drove as far as is possible on Waimea Canyon Rd. and then hiked a mile or so to see the north shore of the island. Cliffs are steep, so not recommended for small children. At this level, we were on par with the clouds, but lucked out... More 

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Brisbane, Aust
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Reviewed February 10, 2017

Keep riving after Waimea Canyon and you will encounter another gorgeous view on Kauai. This valley is at the end of the drive and worth the extra 15 mins it takes to get there. Maybe bring a light jacket especially in Winter as the temperature can be chilly up there.

Thank 02KJB
Victoria, Canada
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Reviewed February 9, 2017

If you are up sight seeing in the canyon anyways why not go a little further and take a peek down at the end of the Kalalau trail! Me and my wife had rented a jeep through costco (saving us a ton of money) so we drove up one day to see the end of the trail we were about... More 

Thank shaun d
Bucks County
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
Reviewed January 15, 2017

Was a nice road trip from Princeville. It was a little foggy when we first got there but we waited for the clearing and was very pretty.

Thank Carolyn P
Calgary, Canada
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Reviewed December 30, 2016 via mobile

On our first trip to Waimea Canyon in 2012 we stopped at the first lookout and turned around. Since we were staying in the North Shore the extra drive to Kalalau Lookout didn't seem worth it. This time we drove the extra 7 miles and were blown away by the stunning view at Kalalau lookout. We didn't take the 2... More 

Thank Dano P
Kapaa, Hawaii
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Reviewed December 28, 2016

The lookout is nice, being able to drive up to it and see a spectacular view of the valley. However, take it a step further and do the hike that starts here. When at the lookout, if you look to your left you should see a slight break in the fence. There's a two mile trail that is amazing, and... More 

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Reviewed December 26, 2016 via mobile

We were very lucky the day we went. There wasn't a cloud in the sky and the views were picture perfect. The scenery is amazing and the drive up really exciting. This is a 'not to be missed' destination on this most lovely island.

Thank James G
Healdsburg, California
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 59 helpful votes
Reviewed December 20, 2016

This is the next to last stop on Hwy. 550. Worth stopping for the great views of th Napali Coast...plus they have restrooms after a long drive to get here. Easy walk and often a local from Nihau to give you stories of his Island.

Thank mrt1955

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