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The Painted Church

84-5140 Painted Church Road, Captain Cook, Island of Hawaii, HI 96704
+1 808-328-2227
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84-5140 Painted Church Road, Captain Cook, Island of Hawaii, HI 96704
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Driving outside Mona towards the Volcano, you'll come to a ridge perched over the monument, which marks the place of the death of Captain Cook. On a tiny road above the cove, you'll come across the little Church of St. Benedict, commonly known as 'the...More

Thank Michael Denis M
Reviewed 4 days ago

If you are a Catholic this is a must. If you're not, this is a must! The location and amazing murals inside the church make this beautiful spot amazing and awe inspiring. It doesn't take much of a drive off the main highway to pay...More

Thank cojosurfer50
Reviewed 1 week ago

A wonderful family no cost trip. The road to the church was landscaped beautifully. The church had beautiful Biblically themed and tropical murals. I would also recommend seeing the Paleaku Gardens along the same road leading to the church.

Thank robertgH3359RG
Reviewed 1 week ago

Maybe out of the way but once you get there you'll be happy that you took the ride. The church is small but the hand painted frescos are larger than life. When you first enter you'll notice the old wooden benches and a sign that...More

Thank Martha S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A quick stop along a winding road on the way back to Kona. It has beautiful painted walls and it feels so quaint and absolutely beautiful. The gardens are peaceful feeling and the views are stunning. Please make a donation when you visit to help...More

Thank maryaling
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The Painted Church is about 30 mins south of Kona along a mostly narrow and winding road. We easily found the church by using google maps. The church is visually stunning and the grounds are well maintained. Now that I’ve seen the church I probably...More

Thank JE and JA D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This church is quite nice because is full of colors. Moreover, it's located in a quiet place which give more phatos to the site. Anyway, you need to spend some time to reach the church because it's quite isolated.

Thank Rosario_it
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Quick pit stop to see this beautiful church. We went during one of their rosaries and the people there were so friendly. It was a great place to see.

Thank Devan C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Every time we're on the Big Island we go here. It is so sweet and peaceful. This time we attended Saturday's 4pm mass. It was lovely. The priest said a special blessing over me for my birthday. We adore St Benedict's chapel. The cemetery is...More

Thank melindae91
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was a quick stop for our group - only about 15 minutes. It is a beautiful old church with murals painted on the inside walls and ceilings. The gardens and cemetery that surround the church are beautiful. If you are near the area I...More

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19 August 2017|
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Response from Gabriele S | Reviewed this property |
Yes, the church has a ramp to the front door.