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Tropical Gardens of Maui

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Address: 200 Iao Valley Rd, Wailuku, Maui, HI 96793-3000
Phone Number: +1 808-244-3085
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Nice, green gardens.

Clean and well maintained. We ate lunch at one of the covered picnic tables which were very clean. Lots of space for different groups.

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 April 2016
VandVAZ
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Camp Verde, Arizona
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Tucson, Arizona
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75 reviews
36 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

This is a lovely place to go for all ages, make sure to take the tram for the tour, and see how coconuts are opened, hear and see the various plants that are raised here, and some of the history behind it.

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Thank AZwonder
Grand Canary, Spain
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24 reviews
16 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 October 2016

We enjoyed our time there. Lots to see and do !!!Had a tram to take you around. Saw plants and fruits of Hawaii !!

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Thank anjum48
Kahului
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22 reviews
9 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2016

This is a wonderful stop on your way into Iao Valley. Unfortunately, the owners decided to close it and put it up for sale. I hope someone purchases it and reopens this great Maui attraction.

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Thank Jack S
Ventura, California
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12 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 July 2016

We visited the Tropical Gardens in 2011. Wonderful, loved them. Since then we tried in 2014 and 2015 to go again but they were closed, with a For Sale sign. Hope they are open again and we can visit this September. Had orchids sent home which were packed great and have bloomed many times.

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Thank Sherrie B
Camp Verde, Arizona
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142 reviews
57 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 April 2016

Clean and well maintained. We ate lunch at one of the covered picnic tables which were very clean. Lots of space for different groups.

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Thank VandVAZ
Grand Rapids, Michigan
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65 reviews
27 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 March 2016

This must have been beautiful at some time but it is run down and disappointing if you are looking for a pleasant walk.

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Thank HikingFans
Buford, Georgia
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72 reviews
25 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 119 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 February 2016

The grounds here are huge and well landscaped and maintained. Admission was free, but if you wanted to ride the tram and get the guided tour, there was a fee of $16.50. It lasted about 50 minutes and was interesting and informative. Our guide did a great job explaining about the different plants and what they're used for---like how hula... More 

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Thank slabeaume
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32 reviews
10 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 December 2015 via mobile

Amazing! Take the time to walk through the garden. Learn the plants. Wonderful learning experience and excellent place to relax and enjoy what Hawaii is made of. Beautiful!

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Thank cwillis01
Wailuku, Hawaii
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42 reviews
24 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 December 2015

The tropical gardens has a vast display of plants found in Hawaii. The train ride around the fields has a presentation about all the vegetation you are driving through.

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Thank GlendaG330
Columbus
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11 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 June 2015

You will love this, the sights and smells are fabulous! They have hand made creams and lotions and teas....loved this!

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