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Lovely morning with the albatrosses and gardens

We did the Weds. morning bird walk with Julie on Jan. 9th. She is a volunteer who's now in charge... read more

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Highlight of our visit to Kauai

We took the walking tour and enjoyed it so much that we also signed up for the afternoon golf cart... read more

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Reviewed yesterday

We did the Weds. morning bird walk with Julie on Jan. 9th. She is a volunteer who's now in charge of monitoring the Laysan albatross nesting site on the Garden property. What a treat to get up close and personal with albatrosses. They don't seem...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We took the walking tour and enjoyed it so much that we also signed up for the afternoon golf cart tour. Our guide, James was informative and entertaining. He professed not to be a botanical expert but delivered the perfect amount of information about the...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My wife and I did the three hour walk and ride tour not knowing what to expect. We were so glad to do it. The grounds are beautiful The variety of hardwood trees is unbelievable. We learned so much. The sculptures and themed gardens are...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank David F
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

The Na Aina Kai Botanical Gardens is such a wonderful labor of love by the couple who bought the property many years ago. We took the Ride and Stroll tour that lasted even longer than the 3 hours it was supposed to! Absolutely gorgeous grounds,...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Two of us took the three hour golf cart tour. $50 each. The only negative is they use a gas powered cart to tour us. Smelly. They really need an electric carts but our tour guide said they aren’t powerful enough to get up and...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed November 20, 2018 via mobile

We recently went on the family tour for the second time in 3 years. We also were their for the Halloween keiki day, highly recommend that or the regular keiki days. The tour is fun for the kids. They each get paper bags to fill...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed November 17, 2018 via mobile

We happened to be in Kauai on Keiki Day at the gardens so we decided to give it a try. Our one and two year olds had a blast. There was a splash pad and several climbing structures. This is a hidden gem.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Kati212
Reviewed November 1, 2018

We took the $35 tour and feel like we missed a lot. We were not shown the beach area even though we walked close to it, or the water area near the front entrance or any of the plantation area. And maybe being in October,...More

Date of experience: October 2018
2  Thank kingbob2
Reviewed October 14, 2018

We really enjoyed our tour of the Garden's. The property is goregous. We are very happy we went. The people were wonderful.

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank 55Mickey
Reviewed September 11, 2018 via mobile

Calvin was our guide and was loaded with Plant knowledge and local history. Learning and identifying even a few native plants makes you look at landscapes with a different eye.

Date of experience: September 2018
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September 25, 2018|
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Response from NickellFamilyTravel | Reviewed this property |
Traffic can sometimes be heavy heading back towarsds the boat between 4 and 6 It would normally take 30 to 35 min to dive from Lihue to the gardens. If i read your question right you are going in the morning. You MUST... More
April 19, 2018|
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Response from DOCBABE_SCOUT | Reviewed this property |
While I don't actually know - the property is "high" and so water would drain off quickly.
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December 2, 2017|
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Response from Marcia G | Reviewed this property |
I don't believe so. Plus there's no way to see the entire place just by walking. Highly recommend the Stroll/ride tour. Cover way more ground, and the guides are really knowledgeable.