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Kalalau Lookout

Waimea Canyon Dr., Kauai, HI
+1 808-464-0840
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“pu'u o kila” (14 reviews)
“clouds roll” (7 reviews)
Waimea Canyon Dr., Kauai, HI
Waimea Canyon Dr., Kauai, HI
+1 808-464-0840
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

This was an enjoyable stop. The parking was easy and accessible and the walk was brief. The longer you stay , the more the views change. The day that we went was clear and a beautiful breeze.

Thank tedact
Reviewed 1 week ago

One of the best things we did on our trip to Hawaii. The view was absolutely spectacular. We were blown away by the beauty if this place!

Thank Alesha G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The journey is already amazing driving up Highway 550 and stopping at plenty of lookouts on the way but up at Kalalau Lookout, it's really breathtaking. We hoped for a clear day for views and while we did experience clouds rolling in (after all, it's...More

Thank Ailton007
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Beautiful. If it is cloudy when you get there, just wait half an hour or less and the clouds will clear and you will see the most beautiful nature viewpoint! We didn't do any hikes around here, just came to the viewpoint, but it was...More

Thank EmAyJayAy
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The views of the Napali coast along with the Pacific and the island of Ni’ihau in the distance is spectacular on a clear day. The temps are about 10-15 degrees cooler up here than in Waimea but it was perfect for soaking in the great...More

Thank jwalters002
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

There are two lookouts to visit for the epic views. You must see both. The second is about a mile past the first lookout point. The weather can be fickle because often you are in the clouds. Sometimes waiting for a 15 min and it...More

Thank Andy L
Reviewed 8 December 2017

I agree with other reviewers to continue on up the road to the second lookout for a better view. But the Kalalau Valley is easily one of the most beautiful places on earth. I recommend to get there early since the clouds tend to build...More

Thank Sadie H
Reviewed 2 December 2017

Worth the drive! Absolutely stunning, great way to see the Na Pali coastline if you have kids and don't want to do the hike from the north side. Lookout was very accessible and had nice facilities. Very easy to visit with young kids.

1  Thank Lindsey D
Reviewed 20 November 2017

The view of Kalalau Valley from this lookout at mile marker 18 is nice. But, if you want a truly spectacular view, travel about a mile further until the road ends and check out the valley from the Pu'u o Kila Lookout. You walk up...More

Thank KurtAndWendy
Reviewed 20 November 2017

worth the drive. Watch the weather and get there early or else the lookout may be so clouded over to actually see the canyon.

Thank John W
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15 January 2015|
Response from Sandrinelle | Reviewed this property |
hi! i dont think, it s very easy to access with a car:-)
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