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Hanalei Valley Lookout, Hanalei
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  • The Hanalei Valley lookout was pretty to see - and a nice stop to stretch your legs while driving on the island. 
  • This small turnout on the way from Princeville to Hanalei is worth the stop. There are beautiful views of the taro fields below and the mountains in the distance. This is a great photo op and a quick ...  more »
  • This quick pull off going from Princeville to Hanalei has beautiful views. You can see taro fields and mountains beyond. Good photo op. 
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  • Great viewpoint on the mauka (mountain) side of Highway 56 at Princeville. Much of Hawai'i's commercial production of taro, made into poi and chips, takes place here. It is believed that taro has been grown here since at least the year 700. Namolokama Mountain is visible in the background.
  • You'll miss this quick pull off if you are not paying attention. The parking is area is poorly set up and the re-entry is problematic if there is any traffic or the site is busy. Had people backing out in front of me, more cars pulling in quickly and blocking people from leaving, and cars facing one another; so neither could see or drive out of the small turn off. Otherwise, if you want to risk it, the view is not bad.
  • Awesome Valley Overlook. Must see stop. Good parking with fast turnover. Great storyboards.
  • Really impressive overlook - you get this Jurrasic Park feeling 😜😜 you should really stop for a good pic!
  • Amazing view and picture opportunity of Hanalei's lo'i or taro fields.