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Waimea Valley

59-864 Kamehameha Hwy, Haleiwa, Oahu, HI 96712-8411
+1 808-638-7766
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USD 69.00*
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USD 109.74*
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Oahu Coach Tour Including Dole Plantation and Waimea Falls
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USD 245.00*
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Kauai Shore Excursion: 55-minute Helicopter Adventure Flight
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Experience Hawaiʻiʻs Living Culture in Waimea Valley, deeply rooted in authentic Hawaiian History, Culture, Spirituality and Tradition. Waimea Valley is a world apart from Waikiki, be in the quiet of nature, beautiful flowers, rare plants, cultural sites and a beautiful waterfall for swimming.
  • Excellent56%
  • Very good32%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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59-864 Kamehameha Hwy, Haleiwa, Oahu, HI 96712-8411
+1 808-638-7766
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

After 5 trips to Hawaii, I finally got to the falls. It’s quite a walk, with hills up and down, about 20 minutes to the falls. January is a bit off season for the flowers, and it hadn’t rained much so the falls we a...More

Thank Rjirwin2
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

the waterfall is beautiful and the gardens are super colorful and amazing, we had a picnic under a beautiful tree.... super fun!

Thank Alefreixo
Reviewed 5 days ago

The falls seem to draw people in, but the real beauty is just walking all over the grounds. So many different plants and lush greenery. Bring some bug spray for mosquitos and sun lotion in case it's sunny.

Thank Jessie S
Reviewed 1 week ago

This a not a hike, it’s a walk in a park ending in a waterfall that have lifeguards that give u life jackets if you choose to swim at the base of the waterfall. Water was super cold. All in all Very scenic. Rest rooms...More

Thank vacawkids2018
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Highly recommend the plant tour by David!!! His passion for these plants really rub off on you and he pointed out so many amazing things we would have missed otherwise. It was really a treat to have him share his knowledge! The waterfall and pool...More

Thank Kelsey W
Reviewed 1 week ago

Our family of three (2 adults and a 10-year-old) had an amazing visit at this beautiful botanical garden and wish we'd allowed more time than two hours. We came for the opportunity to swim in the waterfall. It was not quite what we envisioned, but...More

1  Thank Tegan M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We went using the Go Oahu card, it was a nice garden but we wouldn't pay for the entrance if it wasn't included. The falls at the end is average, and other than the different flowers there's not much to do or see. There are...More

Thank OsorioTravels
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I remember visiting this beautiful park in the 1990’s and it being vibrant and seeing a couple guys diving/jumping off the cliffs at the waterfall. The staff was friendly and welcoming, and the facilities were clean and well maintained. That has changed, sadly. Our trip...More

Thank Puddin65
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Our family spent a few hours walking around int the lovely ravine gardens. There are many interesting plants and stations with people to explain plants and traditions to you. The waterfall at the end of the trail is a bit anticlimactic, none of us wanted...More

Thank Bioteacher67
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Loved the leisurely walk through the flora on the way to the waterfall. Seeing the botanicals from other tropical areas was a great addition. The water was cold in the waterfall, they provided life jackets, but be sure to bring a towel. They have a...More

Thank Ctrtl67
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Les W
5 July 2017|
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Response from truffles808 | Reviewed this property |
The parking for Waimea Valley is several minutes driving in from the road. If you were to walk to the beach from the parking area, it may be a little far. Also, the parking is for paying Waimea Valley visitors. There is a... More
Abigail V
10 April 2017|
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Response from Richard P | Property representative |
Aloha and thank you for your interest in Waimea Valley. The walk to the waterfall is 3/4 mile on a paved road. Take around 20-35 minutes. With young children I would plan on 40 to 45 minutes. The path is stroller friendly... More
Mary S
8 February 2017|
Response from Richard P | Property representative |
Thank you for your message. Unfortunately we do not have wheel chairs available. However, we do offer shuttle rides to handicap individuals free of charge. The shuttle rides take you from a location just past our ticket... More