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Wailua Falls

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Address: Maalo Rd, off Hwy 580, Lihue, Kauai, HI
Phone Number: +1 808-464-0840
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A popular waterfall attraction.

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Please don't miss if you are in Kawaii. Best time is when it rains. Truly majestic in garden island.

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 5 days ago
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Linden, Michigan
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29 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed today NEW

Drove to see, but also saw on the our helicopter ride. Would recommend the helicopter over driving there. Were there October 2016

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Cape Elizabeth, Maine
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

The falls are nice, its a ways off the main road and the parking is horrid at the top. Especially if a tour bus is there. But there is not much else to see. It's something to do if you want to get off the beach.

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Weatherford, Texas
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

The falls were beautiful but the congestion was very frustrating. Cars were having to turn around one at a time to exit the area. Vendors and wild pigs were complicating the problem. I won't go back.

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Please don't miss if you are in Kawaii. Best time is when it rains. Truly majestic in garden island.

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Richmond
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Do not miss seeing this waterfall. It is absolutely gorgeous and breathtaking! We purchased a loaf of homemade banana bread from a lady selling homemade goodies right beside the falls.

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Kansas City, Missouri
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Beautiful talks, from a unique vantage point . . . Up close and personal. Extremely limited and awkward parking.

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Jersey, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Not a huge waterfall fan, but this one requires ZERO effort and has full disabled access to and at the viewpoint. Viewpoint parking area has cute wild cockrels, hens and chicks to keep the kids amused if they are underwhelmed by "the view".

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Orillia
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

It is pretty enough to have been filmed, but is not really worth a diversion. That is if you simply go by car, park,and take pictures like we did: most did the same. I imagine if you have time it really would have more impact viewed from below. Pictures from on top looking down are never as appealing as from... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

best pictures without taking the hike.. you NEED a selfie stick.. with a rather large safety wall next to where you park.. getting the height advantage really helps.

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Cheshire, UK
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great falls especially after the heavy rain we had suffered. Worth the short drive through the fields parking available nearby.

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