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Senator Fong's Plantation and Gardens

47-285 Pulama Rd, Kaneohe, Oahu, HI 96744-5026
+1 808-239-6755
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Lucky timing!

We were driving around, trying to find a state park that I had happened upon years ago, and... read more

Reviewed 16 January 2017
Los Angeles, California
via mobile
Very, very quiet and Beautiful tropical botanical garden on Oahu

A very secluded tropical botanical garden away from the crowds. So reasonable and a wonderful... read more

Reviewed 25 March 2016
Washington State
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This garden has five main areas on a 725 acre property.
  • Excellent28%
  • Very good44%
  • Average14%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible7%
15 Jan 2017
“Lucky timing!”
24 Mar 2016
“Very, very quiet and Beautiful tropical botanical garden on Oahu”
47-285 Pulama Rd, Kaneohe, Oahu, HI 96744-5026
+1 808-239-6755
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Reviewed 16 January 2017 via mobile

We were driving around, trying to find a state park that I had happened upon years ago, and couldn't find it. I kept going though thinking that perhaps it would appear out of nowhere, but that didn't happen. So I called my sister-in-law and she...More

2  Thank eurovicki
Reviewed 25 March 2016

A very secluded tropical botanical garden away from the crowds. So reasonable and a wonderful scenic spot on Oahu.

Thank DrSnipe
Reviewed 14 February 2016

As of January 2016, the gardens are NOT generally open every day. You must call in advance to make a reservation, cost is $100 for a group of up to 10 people. Call in advance to make a reservation, 808-239-6775 (not -6755), and just leave...More

3  Thank StCraw
Reviewed 4 January 2015

There's a of history and beauty on this vast property that was owned by the late Hawaii Senator Hiram Fong.The Senator named various valleys and plateaus for the US presidents who were in office during his Senate terms. This is an especially nice place for...More

1  Thank 1101Traveler
Reviewed 26 February 2014

Great choice for a get together! Plenty of covered seating area and nice grassy area for kids to play. Lots of free parking.

1  Thank HawaiiMermaid
Reviewed 19 July 2013 via mobile

The other reviews are right, this place is past it's prime as a tourist attraction, but that's mainly because the family makes money off the things they grow rather than depend on tourism. It's still a nice walk in the jungle with a lot of...More

5  Thank Jeff G
Reviewed 16 May 2013

we like to photograph flowers so stopped to visit the gardens. Seemed deserted. We were the only visitors. Took a few minutes to find someone to take our $$, but then we got a private guided tour. Not a lot of flowers, but good descriptions...More

1  Thank Wotsmith
Reviewed 3 January 2013

We very much enjoyed the garden, and the view of the ocean from one area of the garden. We learned much about different trees. For the first time in our lives we saw coco (chocolate) tree, macadamian nuts trees, and several other trees.

2  Thank jkwill720
Reviewed 18 October 2012

Low key, nice walk, some up hill, which if your healthy shouldn't be a problem. Sneakers are a better option just for comfort. Spray down with bug spray which they provide before your walk. Bring a little shopping bad to collect fruit samples which they...More

1  Thank bethk815
Reviewed 18 July 2012

The plantation and gardens guided nature walk is now given in an eco-tour style with emphasis on touching and smelling the bushes, nuts, fruits, trees and flowers along the way. Our tour guide, Joan, was very knowledgeable, showing our small group of four the flora,...More

1  Thank catnewman
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