Kilauea Point National Wildlife Refuge, Kilauea

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#1 of 13 in Historic Sites in Kauai
Enjoy views of the Pacific Ocean, an historical lighthouse, and a diverse bird sanctuary when you visit Kilauea Point National Wildlife Refuge. Gaze at residents such as red-footed boobies, tropicbirds, Laysan albatross, great frigatebirds, and nene, and try to spot humpback whales and Hawaiian monk seals in the ocean. To learn about the historical significance of the lighthouse, and the wildlife that resides on the refuge, read informative displays at the visitor center and speak to staff there. There is also a small museum and volunteer center where you can educate yourself further. Take a look at our Kilauea trip planning website to schedule your visit to Kilauea Point National Wildlife Refuge and learn about what else to see and do during your holiday.
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  • Stopped here on our way back to Lihue from Princeville. It’s a beautiful spot to view the lighthouse and the wildlife all around. Only downside is it’s being closed on Mondays.  more »
  • On my first few visits to Kaua'i, I would usually drive to the end of the road, park the car in the small car park and take a few photos. A few years ago, I took the drastic step of driving into the l...  more »
  • $5.00 gets you in, then it's up to you. There is a visitors centre that is very educational, history of the lighthouse and the sanctuary and there are large signs explaining the appearance and habits ...  more »

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