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Opaekaa Falls

Kauai, HI
+1 808-933-0416
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“wailua river” (67 reviews)
Kauai, HI
Kauai, HI
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

This is an easy stop and worth a look if you are creating a waterfall tour of the island. Parking is easy and accessible and it is definitely a beautiful view. The people seem to cycle through quickly.

Thank tedact
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

The waterfalls of Kauai are all beautiful. Very calming and peaceful. You can get some great photos. Not hard to get too or very crowded.

Thank AlanaHurt
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

These falls are very pretty and worth seeing. They are right on the side of the road so you don’t need to hike to them. There is parking in the lot and a paved path for walking a little ways to see them, but you...More

1  Thank Susan R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Worth the stop if you are driving in this direction but would not make a specific trip for this. Isolated area but not hard to get to

Thank Kev1963
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I found the luxuriant forest and mountain backdrop more interesting than the falls themselves. As others have said, it’s free and accessible. This and other nearby quick stops are located near the airport, so it’s convenient to pass the last hour or two before catching...More

1  Thank Jim L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stopped on our drive back from the beach and the falls are pretty. It is definitely not something I get to see when I at home so I don’t take them for granted. We only stayed 4-5 minutes. Across the street has some great...More

Thank jwalters002
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Drove here in December. Nice view and parking was good. Easy to get to from Lihue area. Lookout for roosters in parking lot. Falls were decent size due to recent rainy weather.

Thank mariedesjardins
Reviewed 2 December 2017

A short drive from the main highway. The falls and view are nice but not spectacular, especially when compared to what one can see in the Waimea Canyon area.

Thank cya
Reviewed 30 November 2017

The falls are off Kuamoo rd. There is plenty of parking. There is a restroom here. There is a few areas to view the Falls from (different angles). you can cross the street and get a view of the Wailua River as it meanders from...More

1  Thank Vincent S
Reviewed 20 November 2017 via mobile

Killed some time on our way south by taking a little side trip to view these falls. Plenty of parking and a good viewpoint. Locals selling trinkets, coconuts, etc. Enjoyable little side trip.

Thank James C
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