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Kahanu Garden

650 Ulaino Road, Hana, Maui, HI 96713
+1 808-248-8912
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There wasn't much to see here at all. It's mostly just a large field with native plants lined along... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Justin H
via mobile
Beautiful Garden with the feeling of the true Hawaii

Kahanu Garden is a must see in Hana. After the daunting Hana Road drive this National Tropical... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Sheryl J
Los Altos, California
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Kahanu Garden is one of five locations of the National Tropical Botanical Garden (NTBG). Kahanu is home to large collections of Breadfruit and other ethno-botanical plants of the pacific as well as Pi'ilanihale Heiau believed to be the largest heiau in The State of Hawaii and a National Historic Landmark.
  • Excellent57%
  • Very good23%
  • Average15%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
650 Ulaino Road, Hana, Maui, HI 96713
+1 808-248-8912
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

There wasn't much to see here at all. It's mostly just a large field with native plants lined along the outside

Thank Justin H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Kahanu Garden is a must see in Hana. After the daunting Hana Road drive this National Tropical Botanical Garden is very informative, peaceful and beautiful. Do take the leisurely tour with the self guided tour booklet in this beautiful ethnobotanical garden. We arrived late in...More

Thank Sheryl J
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were listening to an audio tape going up the road to Hana in Maui when the tape mentioned a hidden gem called Kahanu. It was a tropical garden with one the oldest temples in the U.S. so we decided to stop. It's about 3...More

Thank Love2travel19892
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

It's not exactly a flower garden, so if that's what you're looking for, you might find an alternative. However, I happened to be here when the apple blossoms were blooming and there are a few other flowers depending on when you are here. The apple...More

Thank Nlerickson
Reviewed 18 May 2017

Lots of information about tropical plants. A beautiful setting to spend a leisurely hour or two. Sadly, not too much information is available about the archeological sites on the property. According to the staff, there isn't all that much known about the sites. Enjoy the...More

Thank dairowland
Reviewed 18 May 2017

the view of the ocean is really nice up here and it is pretty quiet. so you enjoy the calm of the place in the same time

Thank 826st_phaniel
Reviewed 5 May 2017

We actually stopped to see this historic landmark on the way back from Hana and we were glad we did not miss it. The garden is well maintained and has many well labeled native plants (in depth description of plants is in booklet you receive...More

Thank atlantacitygirl
Reviewed 30 March 2017

the grounds are well maintained and there are several native species of plants featured on the approach to the ruins. there is a feeling of deep time here that is hard to express.

Thank bryan m
Reviewed 5 March 2017

We stopped based on the recommendation of the top 10 things to see on the road to Hana. It was a great break from the road and the views of the temple and ocean was worth the price of admission.

Thank Paul T
Reviewed 18 February 2017

It is a bit of a challenge to get to, but well worth the trip down a bumpy road. The garden is beautiful, not only formal garden but a collection of native plants. The temple at one corner is awe-inspiring. Very serene and peaceful as...More

1  Thank jonnight
Management response:Responded 1 March 2017

Mahalo for taking the time to enjoy Kahanu!

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