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Kahekili Highway

Highway 340, between Waihe'e and Honokahua, Maui, HI
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Good God, I wish I would have read reviews before driving on this road. It is a single lane highway... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
A. J
via mobile
Dangerous deadly road

Like so many others, we drove here unaware of how dangerous this road really is. When we realised... read more

Reviewed 10 August 2017
Leilani v
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Narrabeen, Australia
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good23%
  • Average12%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible13%
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Highway 340, between Waihe'e and Honokahua, Maui, HI
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1 - 10 of 121 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Good God, I wish I would have read reviews before driving on this road. It is a single lane highway the entire time. If you are a thrill seeker you might enjoy this, if you just want to see pretty sites I would recommend going...More

Thank A. J
Reviewed 10 August 2017

Like so many others, we drove here unaware of how dangerous this road really is. When we realised how bad it really was we were not in a position to back out so had to keep going. I was actually so scared I got out...More

1  Thank Leilani v
Reviewed 19 June 2017 via mobile

Not for the faint hearted, make sure you rent a smaller car that has good handling!! There were tons of switchbacks, twists and turns and right on the edge of a cliff. There are turn-offs for amazing views. We had a minivan and made it...More

Thank Shelliu
Reviewed 14 May 2017

This is definitely not recommended unless you are an extremely good driver and it is certainly not for the feint of heart. Although the scenery is beautiful, there is a seven miles stretch of road that is one lane along the cliff with rock walls...More

Thank 196LindaC
Reviewed 8 May 2017

We decided to take this highway as an alternate way to get the airport for our evening flight. While my mother thought we were going to die during the first few miles when the road was really narrow, we asked a bunch of locals at...More

Thank Taylor P
Reviewed 16 March 2017

Drove this counterclockwise from the airport town back to Lahaina. The road to Hana is tame compared to this. At least 4-8 miles is mostly single lane with a drop off on one side and the jungle on the other. Lots of tight 180 switchbacks....More

Thank emmacbaker
Reviewed 5 March 2017

Extremely dangerous single lane road if you meet an incoming vehicle. The positive reviewers probably did not, or made the other vehicle back up. Reversing hundreds of feet next to a deadly cliff is not fun. Dumb tourists carry on.

5  Thank WhyThai
Reviewed 28 February 2017 via mobile

The wife and I drove this beauty and she usually hates winding roads, but loved it! Stunning scenery. Slow pace with frequent stops to check out the view and snap some pics. Absolutely worth it. We drove from east to west, so not the typical...More

Thank Lordscottpg
Reviewed 15 February 2017 via mobile

I drove this road on Feb 12 2017 and all I can say is the views are amazing , absolutely stunning. Driving through the little town half way through (can't remember the name of it ) is like a movie scene of a sleepy town...More

3  Thank Joe A
Reviewed 4 February 2017

I have to agree with the other reviewers advising NOT to be scared away from taking this drive. It is not inherently dangerous as long as you drive with the same common sense I hope most drivers use. In a mid-sized SUV, I made the...More

Thank Diam0ndDad
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Deborah597
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Response from Laura B | Reviewed this property |
Sorry for answering so late. Scooters would be much much better!!!!!
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AzSparky
23 July 2016|
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Response from ronxzkie | Reviewed this property |
I try to be as accurate as I can, it is dangerous when someone (I mean not you) is not careful when they drive. But did you get to stop by and view the views?
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