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Ho'olalaea Waterfall

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Worth a stop

Due to inclement weather, our plan to hike to several waterfalls were cancelled, so we decided to... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
PHL16
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Sydney, Australia
Beautiful falls

Easy access, drive up to the parking lot and you can see Ho'olalaa Waterfall from there! Great... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
JerichoGirl
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Ventura County, CA
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Due to inclement weather, our plan to hike to several waterfalls were cancelled, so we decided to seek those closer to the road. Ho'olalaea Falls didn't disappoint. Do take a walk to the lookout on the other side of the road to take a look...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Easy access, drive up to the parking lot and you can see Ho'olalaa Waterfall from there! Great photo opportunity!

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was our first sightseeing day and was so lush and beautiful. The greenery was amazing, parking can be alittle tight.

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Reviewed 19 April 2018

Because it is so easy to find and see, it is not as spectacular as the tall “Jurassic Park” type falls. However after a record rainfall, the cascade issues a rumble easily heard from the road. This is an attraction for those who choose not...More

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Reviewed 5 April 2018

Kauai is full of beautiful waterfalls right along the road. Great for picture-taking, imagining how it might have been pre-tourist

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Reviewed 25 March 2018

Went there before and then after a rain, wow what an impressive before the rain. After the rain it was even more impressive.

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Reviewed 21 March 2018

A beautiful spot right off the road. The falls are off in the distance, but the valley view is beautiful with the mountains in the background. Cross the road and get a great view of the Wailua river valley. This is a must see for...More

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Reviewed 9 March 2018 via mobile

This waterfall is easy to get to and about 20 min drive from the Kauai Marriott resort. There is a place to stop and park and from there it is a 1 min walk to see the falls. They are off in the distance but...More

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Reviewed 3 March 2018

It was worth a little 2 mile drive. My wife loves waterfalls and this didn't disappoint. Add some great views in the other direction and it was a win overall.

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Reviewed 13 February 2018

went to these falls, very beautiful easy to get to and lots to see. Easy to park if driving, not too many people. Sometimes vendors there, the lady with the bread if awesome.

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Turn left on Hwy 520 follow road about 10 miles waterfall lookout will be on the right!
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