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Hanalei Valley Lookout

Hwy 56, Hanalei, Kauai, HI
+1 808-464-0840
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Hwy 56, Hanalei, Kauai, HI
+1 808-464-0840
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Well for a look out this is a out as good as it gets. Great views and well worth the time. Gives you a great layout of the valley

Thank rdr4205K360SD
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This lookout is on the main road to Hanalei, shortly after you pass Princeville. It is worthwhile stopping here for a few minutes. The view of the green valley with its Taro fields and the majestic green mountains in the background is really beautiful.

Thank w84
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This lookout is about to get a $700k upgrade because the view is spectacular but the parking and being so close to road BE CAREFUL!

Thank YoungTravelerTX
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a quick pullout stop with a beautiful view. You see the taro fields with a beautiful tropical background. Good for one or two photos.

Thank Steve S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Nice view of the valley, but if you're staying in Hanalei/Princeville you'll drive past it frequently so it's not so much a "destination." The views in late June 2017 were a bit obstructed as some of the trees and growth have blocked the view of...More

Thank Natalie S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Nice view and easy access just off the main street, there is a better view, especially for sunsets,just further west, just as the road makes a hard left ture and descends from Princeville to Hanalei.

Thank zgshaw
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It really just looks like something you'd see on a postcard! An easy stop that is well worth the time.

Thank Kim B
Reviewed 11 July 2017

This is beautiful overlook. Below are taro fields, and other fields, with Hanalei Bay to your right and the mountains to your left. Worth the look!

Thank heybrah
Reviewed 10 July 2017

Quite a lovely vista of the taro fields outside Hanalei. Great photo spot for the nature photographer.

Thank Bernbag
Reviewed 9 July 2017 via mobile

The north shore of Kauai is unusual in that the volcanic cliffs and bluffs extend all the way to the water in many places thus much of the coast line is 100-200' above the water. Princeville for example is on a 200' plateau above the...More

Thank Brenda M
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20 September 2016|
Response from CTDesign | Reviewed this property |
The overlook is simply a viewpoint or pullout at the side of the road. There are no trails or walkways involved. There are several places nearby in Princeville, in Hanalei or the lighthouse where you can walk with a pram.