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historic place

the palms are planted by Kamehameha and therefore it is both interesting for people who like nature... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
wode47
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Neuwied, Deutschland
Very pretty - but only viewable from the road

Not able to enter and walk around - as it's closed off. We drove by it a ton on our visit to the... read more

Reviewed September 6, 2018
auggie_tech1
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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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“historic place”
Sep 6, 2018
“Very pretty - but only viewable from the road”
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

the palms are planted by Kamehameha and therefore it is both interesting for people who like nature but also for peole interested in historic places. it is very close to the main city and also not far from the airport.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank wode47
Reviewed September 6, 2018

Not able to enter and walk around - as it's closed off. We drove by it a ton on our visit to the island - very pretty and nice to drive by, even if not able to walk around.

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed July 23, 2018

In past years, you could wander through the Coconut Grove...always aware a falling coconut could come crashing down on you. This year there is a fence surrounding the entire area. Seems there is some cleaning up going on. Disappointed not to be able to wander...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed June 24, 2018

It's all "roped" off and there really isn't much to see. I guess you can can it a park, that no one can use.

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank Roy J
Reviewed October 29, 2017

I stopped by the edges of the grove and looked in but there's not much to see here. Apparently lots of the trees are dying but I don't know what it used to look like so I couldn't say. The grove is closed to the...More

Date of experience: October 2017
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Reviewed July 5, 2017

I think that wherever you go, you must stop and check all the history part of the place, I Didn't wanted to leave Molokai without taking a picture of this historical site. The coconut trees are old and need of maintenance ( I guess) Not...More

Date of experience: July 2017
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Reviewed May 8, 2017

We enjoyed looking at the coconut grove as we drove past, but that was about it. You can't walk into the grove due to falling coconuts so a drive-by is all you really need.

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank treegirl85
Reviewed March 23, 2017

A beautiful coconut grove originally planted by King Kamehameha and used by him and his warriors tobathe in the seven pools that were located here Remnants of the natural springs remain but access fenced off now and several of the trees have died or are...More

Date of experience: March 2017
Thank travelfortherapy
Reviewed February 24, 2017

It's fenced off with good reason. You don't want to get bonked by coconuts. You can get an idea of what a coconut grove of this size was like, but there's not much other than heritage value, as it's not even scenic, with raked up...More

Date of experience: February 2017
1  Thank Jilara
Reviewed February 4, 2017

B/c there's nothing to see here. It's ok to just pass it by as you drive and say you got to see the remnants of the grove.

Date of experience: February 2017
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Response from busconi | Reviewed this property |
Danette. I wanted to leave a HTML for you to view, but Trip Advisor does not allow that. If you search "history of Kapuaiwa Coconut Grove" You should see a site from Maui Now that has a great little video telling the... More
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