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“lots of shops”(43 reviews)
“ali drive”(12 reviews)
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Kailua-Kona, Island of Hawaii, HI
+1 808-329-2140
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All reviews farmers market lots of shops ali drive main drag tourist shops great shopping local vendors nice walk kona inn historical sites take your time t shirts cruise ship kona coffee fresh fruit the big island stroll
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Reviewed yesterday

Our hotel was on this road so we were on it many times. The atmosphere we pleasant, the people friendly, and the views (can often see the ocean) nice. This is a touristy place though -- so don't expect a cultural experience.

Thank TBSuz
Reviewed yesterday

Almost everyone who comes to Kona does the Alii Drive walk. There are lots of good restaurants, shops and bars to see.

Thank eaglecadd
Reviewed 1 week ago

Ali'i Drive runs parallel to the ocean and offers some beautiful views. However, traffic moves slowly and backs up regularly. Have to be very careful of pedestrians stepping out to cross street which, with very low lighting, can present dangerous situations at night. There is...More

Thank CACruzer
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a street you can either drive or walk down. Many shops, restaurants and sites to see. There is also a wonderful farmers market which is open 6 days a week.

Thank Dawn S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

With lots of restaurants, terraces and shops. Worth a visit checking the sites and the people strolling around.

Thank MiamiKeyWest
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This market is open Wednesday to Sunday from 9ish to around 4ish depending on the individual stalls. You can find everything from fresh fruit, beautiful local art and jewelry, t-shirts, sarongs and Rash guards as well as all kinds of souvenirs. Wear a hat and...More

Thank bugcrazy
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

interesting walk up and down alii drive there are so many shops and one-of-a-kind stores and lots of great restaurants with fantastic views.

Thank svoss2040
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I was very surprised. I am not much for souvenir shopping districts. But this one I liked. Maybe just because I was in Hawaii, I don't know. Bu it had a little of everything and it was not that long. Maybe a mile? Lot's of...More

Thank daqattaq
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Ali'i Drive is the main drag through this area offering everything from a farmers market, shops, outstanding restaurants and beautiful ocean views. When you drive down Ali's or better off walk through you will see places you want to go into and see what they...More

Thank Allan B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We spent a lot of our time down here. I want to go back and walk the distance of the Ali'i drive there are a lot of quaint shops and restaurants for me to visit.

Thank Cindy O
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Keira C
26 April 2018|
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Response from B J | Reviewed this property |
Agree, no sahops on the pier.
6 July 2017|
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Response from pamingmire | Reviewed this property |
Google Kona Trolley for the schedule of pickup and drop off points along Alii Drive.
28 March 2017|
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Response from Happy T | Reviewed this property |
Open Wednesday through Sundays 7 a.m. - 4 p.m. This site will now allow me to send you the link for the market so Google Kona Farmer's Market, they have a web site with pictures.