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Makawehi Lithified Cliffs

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Address: near Shipwreck Beach, Poipu, Kauai, HI

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Great romantic place

Far from rush and development, great natural wild place. Perfect if you look for calm, quite and beautifull natural place. Cool sunset watching place.

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
Jan P. Š
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Far from rush and development, great natural wild place. Perfect if you look for calm, quite and beautifull natural place. Cool sunset watching place.

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Victoria
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A walk along these bluffs is a highlight of any trip to Kauai. The views are wonderful and the walk is not strenuous.

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Ann Arbor, Michigan
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 October 2016

A very gentile hike along the south shore offers spectacular views and great breezes to keep you cool.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 September 2016

This is an easy walk from the Grand Hyatt and definitely worth the time. Take water as it gets hot early. Lovely breezes (gusts actually) to keep one cool. The trail leads to one magnificent overlook after another with few crowds.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 September 2016

This was a great hike, especially if you're staying at the Grand Hyatt. Absolutely gorgeous views. Highly recommend checking it out!

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Boston, USA
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 September 2016

Just a walk from Shipwreck beach you come to views of the multi-colored cliffs. The footing is sandy and the wind is constant, but the views are fantastic.

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Rochester, New York
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 August 2016

Makawehi LIthified Cliffs is a great place to hike. It gets pretty hot even in the morning but the path above the shore is worth the heat.

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Auburn, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 July 2016

Great hike with wonderful views of the coast line. The array of colors on the cliffs was amazing. Will definitely hike this trail again.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 June 2016 via mobile

Like many have said previous, it's a little hard to find. But amazing! Turn at the golf course right after the Hyatt .. Park and walk towards the beach. On the you're left is a little path // follow it!!! You won't be disappointed! Very very hard to get lost! My mother and I got some amazing photos

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 June 2016

Went for a visit as this was just 2 miles from hotel. Though you need to be a bit of a detective to get there! Park along the stadium/rodeo fence and walk and take the dirt road to the left to find the trail. Once you get there the host enthusiastically tells the history of the cave. The tortoises are... More 

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