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Kauai Plantation Railway
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3-2087 Kaumualii Hwy, Lihue, Kauai, HI 96766-9505
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All reviews feed the pigs nature walk feeding the animals orchard tour fun train fruit trees short train ride rum tasting walking tour pineapple nice ride sugar cane our tour guide flora and fauna wild boar fun experience hour tour
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Took my granddaughter (11), it was good to see how a farm works in Kauai. They use their produce in their restaurant Gaylords. I wish I had had time to eat their. It’s a beautiful farm, and the only Train on the island. We had...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Jo P
Reviewed 2 days ago

One of the most enjoyable and affordable activities my 5- and 6-year-old have enjoyed so far. Tiny, the guide, was a lot of fun with a good amount of information about the island.

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Date of experience: January 2019
Thank intothewoodswego
Reviewed 5 days ago

We enjoyed our time at the Kauai Plantation. Bought our tickets online and saved a bit. Informative commentary and the children especially enjoyed feeding the pigs! We were able to wander the beautiful grounds near the plantation home and take some pictures. A nice outing...More

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Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Cheryl P
Reviewed 5 days ago

Great tour of old sugar plantation. Railway takes you around the plantation. We opted for the full tour and it included the train ride, a hike through the eco-system, lunch and a trip through the orchard with plenty of fresh fruit tasting. After the tour...More

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Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Gar65ric
Reviewed 6 days ago

The place of sugar plantations in history is well known, so I have to admit that it was the train ride that attracted me to this venue. However, most vestiges of the working plantation are gone, replaced with an excellent and innovative practical agricultural research...More

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Date of experience: January 2019
Thank RioNowhere
Reviewed 6 days ago

The trip takes you on a short train trip around the plantation where your train narrator points out plantation plants, yet doesn't give much insight to why they are important crops. I suggest to sit in the middle of the train car and not near...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank John S
Reviewed 1 week ago

My Husband and I were waiting for a 6 PM dinner so we had to fill the early day time--it was also raining! This was the PERFECT idea! The tickets are so easy to buy, and affordable, and you pick them up on site in...More

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Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Pioneer824664
Reviewed 1 week ago

Super fun! Great for families, couples, friends, or solo. We took the short trip, stayed for nearby run tasting and drinks.

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Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Adventure67240627451
Reviewed 1 week ago

Nice option for a lower cost then the other tourist attractions. Nice to take train and relax and feed the pigs.

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Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Doug F
Reviewed 1 week ago

our 2 year old loved the train ride & feeding the animals! the grounds were beautiful and the guide was interesting

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Date of experience: January 2019
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Pat A
July 22, 2018|
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Response from jamesi03 | Reviewed this property |
Not the plantation, but can rent car with just about all major rental car agencies. Hope this help. Enjoy your trip.
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OREOminibean
February 18, 2018|
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Response from judyandkarin | Reviewed this property |
taxi or rental car. see if your ship has it as an excursion. we were not there on a cruise but know there are transportation options at the harbor. there is a short train ride or a longer ride which includes lunch, a jungle... More
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Jeffrey L
August 13, 2017|
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Response from Cristina O | Reviewed this property |
Hi Jeffrey, I suggest calling Kauai Plantation Railway to see if you can park your scooter at the station and then ride the train. You can stay on the train during the entire ride or, if you can, you can get off when... More
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