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Ho'olalaea Waterfall

Kapaa, Kauai, HI
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Great stop to see a wonder of nature

Easy to get to as signs direct you to location from main highway. There is parking and walkway to... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
West Chicago, Illinois

I could have stayed here for hours. It was so peaceful and lovely. This is easy to find, just a... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Mukwonago, Wisconsin
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Kapaa, Kauai, HI
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Easy to get to as signs direct you to location from main highway. There is parking and walkway to see falls.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I could have stayed here for hours. It was so peaceful and lovely. This is easy to find, just a short mile or two ride off the main highway.

Thank 196LindaC
Reviewed 19 April 2017

Right off the road and well marked with easy parking. A quick stop will do. The falls are off in the distance and appear small from the viewpoint. Nothing too special. We stopped here on our way to the Keahua Arboretum where we saw Rainbow...More

Thank Cyndy S
Reviewed 14 April 2017

Very well marked from the road. Easy to see. Right off the road, easy parking. Very pretty place to stop.

Thank Kimber999
Reviewed 13 April 2017

Nice viewing area, but Falls are very far, so binoculars will help. Be sure to walk across the street and see the amazing view of valley there (and historic writings).

Thank SKSA
Reviewed 12 April 2017

Nice view, but not much there. A pullout and distance viewing. A little further is the Hawaiian village, which is much more scenic, and also takes you to a different waterfall where you can swim.

Thank MarvinDavis
Reviewed 12 April 2017

It's a nice, short drive from the east end of the island and a nice looking waterfall, albeit a bit far from the vista point.

Thank VenturaBart
Reviewed 3 April 2017

Kauai is generally very laid back. This attraction is a short and convenient side trip. Traffic through Kapaa can be bothersome.

Thank Linda T
Reviewed 3 April 2017

The waterfalls in the pictures for this listing are Opaekaa Falls. Apparently someone saw the sign at the bottom of the road which relates to a park with some native ruins called Ho'olalaea. The falls are called Opaekaa Falls. If you put Ho'olalaea Falls into...More

Thank csarchibald
Reviewed 28 March 2017 via mobile

Near the road ...you will see from the distance...no way to get closer...well worth a short ride from town to take some pictures...combine this sight with something else in the area

Thank andoffigoagain
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24 July 2016|
Response from Kelly S | Reviewed this property |
Turn left on Hwy 520 follow road about 10 miles waterfall lookout will be on the right!