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Address: 650 Ulaino Road, Hana, Maui, HI 96713
Phone Number: +1 808-248-8912
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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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Interesting plants, beautiful views

The Keanu Gardens were a nice stop on the Road to Hana and a great opportunity to take a quiet walk away from the crowds. It also has some beautiful examples of indigenous and... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 weeks ago
Kate_Sun_Fun
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Toronto, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

After driving the road to Hana I was so pleased to get here and stretch my legs. This is an easy walk around a beautiful area with lots of history. Pay the small fee at the enterence and get the little book that will tell you about all the different items in the Garden. My kids who are 11,11 and... More 

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Thank Pamela F
Toronto, Canada
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The Keanu Gardens were a nice stop on the Road to Hana and a great opportunity to take a quiet walk away from the crowds. It also has some beautiful examples of indigenous and Polynesian-introduced plants and lovely coconut groves. It has some wonderful shoreline views. $10/person, it takes about 20-40 minutes to walk around depending on how fast you... More 

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Thank Kate_Sun_Fun
Canmore, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Don't let being somewhat off the beaten path deter you from experiencing this powerful sacred site run by indigenous people. It is the largest Heiau, (traditional Hawaiian temple) in all Hawaii with a tremendous history both in its origins and recent past. Have you heard the word, "Mana"? This is where you will feel it surrounded by the ancient presence... More 

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Thank Dr David L
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Few flowers, for example), but a collection of Hawaiian plants, like that used to make poi. But it does have the largest ancient Hawaiian temple in all of Hawaii. And they will tell you not to go to the coast - too dangerous - but do. Dramatic high waves pounding the black lava coast. More dramatic than Wainapanapa.

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Thank Ken R
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We really wanted to go there to see the temple, which is pretty impressive in size. We didn't want to climb on the structure (you're not allowed to anyway), but I feel like we missed out on some of the grandeur by not being able to see it from a higher vantage point. The book provided for the self-guided tour... More 

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Thank Amy C
Venice, CA
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 14, 2016

I really enjoyed our visit to Kahanu Garden. The temple was breathtaking in it's size and the setting was transporting. It's not a comprehensive botanical garden but an interesting way to spend an hour. Is it a "must see"...it depends on the individual but my visit there has stuck with me.

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Thank coopdedoo
Calgary, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 29, 2016

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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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles 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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5 of 5 bubbles 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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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles 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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