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Address: 650 Ulaino Road, Hana, Maui, HI 96713
Phone Number: 808-248-8912
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This garden houses the world's largest collection of breadfruit and the...

This garden houses the world's largest collection of breadfruit and the largest ancient place of worship for the Polynesian people.

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It's not as amazing

It is definitely worth stopping if you have time on the way to Hana or back (I think it closes around 4pm?) but it's not something amazing as I thought. Looks much more cool from... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 12, 2016
iolechkai
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Minsk, Belarus
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Calgary, Canada
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125 reviews
88 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 111 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

This is a beautiful spot, well worth the entrance fee & 90 minutes of your time to walk around. The highlight was definitely the Pi'ilanihale Heiau, but we also enjoyed just wandering around on the bright green grass & looking at the plants & trees, as well as the buildings & coconut grove. It's a very peaceful spot & you... More 

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Columbus, Ohio
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37 reviews
20 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2016 via mobile

I put 2 stars because you have to rate it but I didn't actually go in because it was closed. We went during their posted business hours, and the sign out front on the beginning of the road said closed but since it was supposed to be open, we went down the road. It had been raining and the road... More 

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Thank Leann G
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53 reviews
21 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2016

This is definitely the best garden & historical spot on Maui. It is a beautiful spot to stretch your legs & soak up some Hana.

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Thank Todd W
Minsk, Belarus
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28 reviews
17 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2016 via mobile

It is definitely worth stopping if you have time on the way to Hana or back (I think it closes around 4pm?) but it's not something amazing as I thought. Looks much more cool from the sky I think (based on pics).

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Thank iolechkai
California
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74 reviews
49 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 203 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2016

If you have any interest in the native flora of Maui this is a worthwhile stop while on the Road to Hana. While there are other places to see native plants, what makes this place special is the combination of the plants, the layout, the accompanying descriptive information, the ocean-side setting and, of course, the massive ruins of the former... More 

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NYC
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9 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2016 via mobile

From highway 30 make a left for about 2 miles in very unpaved road o my to find out the damn thing is closed. Disappointed. A banner right when I turned left said lava caves and garden open. So I had to drive through the rough road for about 15 minutes one way going at about 7-10mph to find out... More 

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135 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2016

There are other places to go see native plants, so don't come here for that. The real reason to come here is to see the massive Pi'ilanihale Heiau. It is the biggest one in the state. You don't really appreciate the size of it until you see it in person. Note that you can't walk on it or around it.... More 

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Nashville, Tennessee
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12 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2016

This well-tended botanical garden showcases native plants. Its setting right on the ocean makes it particularly appealing. But the real attraction is the Pi'ilanihale Heiau. When you realize that what you're seeing is merely the ruins of the foundation of the former temple, you start to understand just how colossal it must have been. Do check it out.

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Thank PeeWee67
las vegas, nv
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25 reviews
12 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2016 via mobile

This is a hidden gem! There are great views!! Great island history together with the gardens. Also - the bathrooms are super clean. Well worth the $10 each admittance.

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Maui, Hawaii
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63 reviews
30 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2016

Enjoy a great local place... slow down and relax while in HANA... ask for places yto see that may not be on the map... EnJOY MAUI

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