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Not That Scary

First of all, you should travel this road clockwise and not drive some giant vehicle. But it is not... read more

Reviewed October 11, 2018
Dayton, Ohio
Very scenic but not for faint of heart or crazy drivers

Have always wanted to check this route out but was forewarned about the dangers. People have died... read more

Reviewed October 3, 2018
Andy R
Sacramento, California
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Highway 340, between Waihe'e and Honokahua, Maui, HI
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Kahekili Highway (Hawaii state highway 340) lives in the shadows of its well known brother Road to Hana. This highway along Maui’s north shore, 17 miles of a narrow one car road, narrow bridges, having to pass or pull over almost touching vehicles when meeting,...More

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Reviewed October 11, 2018

First of all, you should travel this road clockwise and not drive some giant vehicle. But it is not so scary as many of the reviews I have read. Yes, the road is very curvy with many sharp hairpin curves and narrow bridges but the...More

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Reviewed October 3, 2018

Have always wanted to check this route out but was forewarned about the dangers. People have died on this road. If you decide to do, ONLY do it in nothing larger than a compact car both for your safety and courtesy to others and do...More

Thank Andy R
Reviewed September 16, 2018 via mobile

This route was mapped out by our GPS. We had only been in Maui for one day. We ventured to the “Blowhole” & figured we would just continue east and head south towards the saddle (airport area). Well.... WOW! The road quickly narrows to one...More

Thank Tom K
Reviewed September 13, 2018

HORRIBLE!! My GPS took me this route to go to the blowhole, it seemed quicker and like EVERYONE said, it is misleading. 3 hours of 8 miles of HELL. One earthquake, one landslide and you will die! One turn too quick, etc. etc. THIS road...More

Thank Allison C
Reviewed August 16, 2018

Yes, the road is full of hairpins, steep grades and one-lane passages. I would recommend only taking this route clockwise, during the day and respecting the road. That way you are generally always hugging the wall on the turns. Honk around blind turns and take...More

Thank Andrew F
Reviewed August 13, 2018

This trip was really a special special experience (I drove a pickup). Please DON'T drive if you do not feel 100% confident!

Thank Aeri666
Reviewed July 8, 2018 via mobile

we had to take this road back to our hotel because a tree fell onto highway 360 and there was no way around it. Socwe had to go back to Hana and onto kahekili highway. I am so glad that this tree was in the...More

Thank cristinatimea
Reviewed June 26, 2018

It's a narrow windy road and you have to be careful, but it is worth as you get a lot of scenic views.

Thank romanshorner
Reviewed May 15, 2018 via mobile

Debated on taking this drive but decided what the heck. I’m so happy I did, but remember this drive isn’t for edgy or casual drivers. Do not take this road if in a hurry! Relax and enjoy the scenery. If you can’t relax while driving...More

1  Thank justinguy2002
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Up to the blow hole you don’t have to worry.
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