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Koke'e Mountains

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Address: Waimea, Kauai, HI

Mountains on Kauai that offer many hiking trails.

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The prettiest spot on Earth

I have walked into these revines. I have observed the cliffs, beaches and archs from the sea. I have walked the trails from both ends. Every view is magical.

5 of 5 starsReviewed 5 days ago
kansas city
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kansas city
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35 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

I have walked into these revines. I have observed the cliffs, beaches and archs from the sea. I have walked the trails from both ends. Every view is magical.

Thank epirotiki
Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Definitely worth continuing on from the Waimea Canoyn lookout all the way to ocean and the stunning Kalalau Lookout.

Thank GandTagain
Pearl City, Hawaii
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2016

Breathtaking views. you can only appreciate it when you are right there standing in awe. pictures do not do any justice. we love Kokee. I've been here many times throughout my life. I take my children here to hike also, like my parents did for us. Must visit! Must hike! if cannot hike for physical reasons, at least go to... More 

Thank lara965
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2016

Gorgeous views and really amazing. Take the time to do this trip. You will not regret it. My entire family enjoyed their time here.

1 Thank stepgie
New York City, New York
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2016

Stopped by the Kalalau Lookout and the view was pretty until the clouds rolled in. This part of Kauai is unfortunately susceptible to rain as one of the rainiest spots in the world is close by. Still worth a trip here to try your luck. While checking the forecasts, noticed it tends to rain more in the afternoon. Do bring... More 

Thank Anthony H
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2016

There are a number of overlooks and trails that allow hikers and just plain car bound tourists to see the wonderful North Coast from the west end of the island. The Canyon is spread out before you in majestic beauty

Thank bilewis
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2016 via mobile

Keep going beyond the Waimea Canyon overlook, and the Kokee Lodge, to the Kalalau overlook for a wonderful view of the Kalalau valley. The road is curvy and narrow but the view is extraordinary. The overlook has restrooms. Lovely, impressive.

1 Thank heybrah
New Lenox, Illinois
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2016

During our visit to Kauai, we encountered rain and clouds which prevented us from really appreciating the scenery here. We tried twice to see the place. Our first visit was a disaster. By the time we arrived from visiting the various lookouts on the way up, the clouds moved in and we were not able to see the valley and... More 

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 3, 2016 via mobile

These mountains are almost unbelievable. I can't understand how mountains can be so green all over. It's one of God's most beautiful works! We definitely recommend coming, looking, photographing, and hiking!

1 Thank QuickWhitTravel
Las Vegas, Nevada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2016

You need to go past Waimea Canyon and Kok'e Lodge to see one of the best views in the world. The fog and clouds can be an issue, but the views are still magical. Park in parking lot and take a walk to the fence, then look out on this gorgeous place.

Thank Mike O

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