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Kaunolu

Hwy. 440 (Manele Rd.) south, Kaupili Road, Lanai, HI
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Way worth it!!

At the south end of Lana'i and after a bumpy Jeep road, this place dates back to the late 1700s and... read more

Reviewed 26 March 2016
Mark S
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Corrales, New Mexico
Awesome!

I made a stop on my last day. While I was out there I ran into two super friendly locals that... read more

Reviewed 3 July 2015
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Archaeological site of fishing village on a cliff.
  • Excellent44%
  • Very good14%
  • Average28%
  • Poor14%
  • Terrible0%
25 Mar 2016
“Way worth it!!”
2 Jul 2015
“Awesome!”
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Hwy. 440 (Manele Rd.) south, Kaupili Road, Lanai, HI
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Reviewed 26 March 2016

At the south end of Lana'i and after a bumpy Jeep road, this place dates back to the late 1700s and King Kamehameha I. Great ruin site as well as petroglyphs and lookout points. Wear sturdy shoes and drink water as it can be hot...More

1  Thank Mark S
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Reviewed 3 July 2015 via mobile

I made a stop on my last day. While I was out there I ran into two super friendly locals that shared so many stories of the area. It was a wonderful trip however trip advisor had the location wrong.

1  Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 22 April 2013

Visit the archeological site of an ancient hawaiian village and a gorgeous photographic opportunity. Not really swimmable, however you'll see locals fishing and scuba diving. The road to this site is very rough it some areas and requires a four-wheel drive vehicle. Here you will...More

1  Thank romazzino
Reviewed 20 February 2012

On February 10 while visiting Lanai, my husband and I asked a local where the best place was to watch the sunset. He suggested Kaunolu, a former village on the southwestern tip of Lanai. We had a AAA map of Hawaii and it clearly marked...More

2  Thank MNSandSeeker
Reviewed 14 June 2010

Regarding the activities our one biggest highlight was exploring Kaunalu area for a day. This is accessible only by 4x4, and when we went the road was in very good shape. I recommend checking with the Jeep rental people on the current status, as this...More

10  Thank drvalgemae
Reviewed 29 July 2006

July, 2006 Kaunolu and Halulu Heiau are really the same thing, since the latter is part of the former, across a ravine. This is a non-maintained attraction, and the sole car rental company on the island expressly forbids driving even their 4 wheel vehicles there,...More

4  Thank NJ-Eric
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