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Limahuli Garden and Preserve

5-8291 Kuhio Hwy, Hanalei, Kauai, HI 96714
+1 808-826-1053
Review Highlights
Self guided tour up and into great views

We explored this preserve and enjoyed the self guided tour on one of our last days in Kauai, a bit... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
via mobile
My favorite garden on Kauai!

It is a walk through the history of plants on Kauai. Well laid out and so interesting to visit... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Nanaimo, Canada
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“self guided tour” (155 reviews)
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5-8291 Kuhio Hwy, Hanalei, Kauai, HI 96714
+1 808-826-1053
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We explored this preserve and enjoyed the self guided tour on one of our last days in Kauai, a bit off the beaten path, well, nearly the end of the line, by road, this was a great place for a leisurely walk into native and...More

Thank Raza88
Reviewed 4 days ago

It is a walk through the history of plants on Kauai. Well laid out and so interesting to visit. Gorgeous mountain views and ocean vistas.

Thank tapper25
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

This is a pleasant garden walk, with lovely views of the terraced gardens of the past. It is not strenuous, and we didn’t find the mosquitos a problem ( others there did.) It would have been nice if the individual trees and shrubs had been...More

Thank AlvaJoyce
Reviewed 6 days ago

We visited Limahuli on a rainy day and it was beautiful! The garden path is nicely maintained which is lovely after tackling wet and wild trails on the island! We were there early February so there weren't too many flowers in bloom, but the trees...More

Thank ChicagoPorpoise
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We enjoyed our walk through the gardens. Some of the paths were not well marked but easy to find the continuation of the path. Don't expect a lot of flowers as most native species have small blossoms. We were also here in February, not the...More

Thank BYUDave
Reviewed 1 week ago

Limauli was a worthwhile stop. The garden is well designed with plenty of signs and a good guidebook to explain everything that's there. It would be appropriate for older travelers and also for people with kids. There are good views of the mountains and the...More

Thank oyeah2015
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

In order to get the full benefit of the Gardens, I would recommend taking a guided tour. I am fortunate that one of the guides is a friend and I took one of his tours with my 22 year-old son. With Freddie's extensive knowledge of...More

1  Thank Tim H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My husband and I took the self-guided tour and really enjoyed it. We learned a lot about the local history from the book provided at check-in to be used on the tour. Very interesting. The "host" who provided the tour book was beyond friendly and...More

Thank joanne C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A wonderful garden that educates the visitor on the native plants of Hawaii, the plants brought over by the Polynesians when they came and those brought by the whites. A beautifully laid out ground with mountain and ocean views. There is a sacred feel to...More

Thank Diane B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

there's a spot half way up the marvellous self-guided trail where you can sit by a beautiful mountain stream and waterfalls. you'll swear you've died and gone to heaven.

Thank tim f
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Danielle F
13 February 2018|
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Response from RobertaDaytonGirl | Reviewed this property |
No, it’s along and up a canyon and can be rugged and there are many stairs.
Séverine P
31 May 2017|
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Response from 618patricem | Reviewed this property |
You might want to go to their sister garden in the southern part of the island. It's the NTBS Allerton Garden. It's a lovely stroll as the gardens were planted by the Allerton's as outdoor rooms. Perfect for the entire... More
16 January 2017|
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Response from Jen J | Reviewed this property |
No reservations needed.