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Kilauea Lighthouse

Kilauea Road, Kauai, HI
+1 808-828-1413
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Spectacular views surround this historic lighthouse.
  • Excellent55%
  • Very good35%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“frigate birds” (18 reviews)
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Kilauea Road, Kauai, HI
+1 808-828-1413
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Excellent views of the north coastline. It is also a bird sanctuary so be prepared to try to identify all of the ones flying about. I have heard that you can go into the lighthouse on Wednesdays, but we did not do that. There is...More

Thank Jane G
Reviewed 1 week ago

Definitely worth while during your Kauai visit. It's just off the road near Princeville. There is a small fee, but the experience is priceless.

Thank ridgefieldrmj
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Beautiful views from the lighthouse point. If you're lucky, you'll see Wedge-tailed Shearwaters peeking out of their burrows near the lookout point.

Thank VKInada
Reviewed 1 week ago

It costs $5 to go onto the grounds of the lighthouse, but you can't even go in. But who cares, because the view from the ground is gorgeous! They have tours, but we weren't sure how much they were and if you actually got to...More

Thank sxoxo724
Reviewed 12 August 2017

The real attraction here is not the lighthouse, but the surrounding scenery and bird life. Spectacular views abound and the birds are wall around.

Thank GPBurdell67
Reviewed 6 August 2017

We visited the Kilauea Lighthouse and Kilauea Point on a rainy afternoon. Rather than spend a lot of time at the Lighthouse itself, we spent most of our time at the scenic lookout from the upper parking lot. From this lookout point, you can see...More

Thank Susitnacafe
Reviewed 31 July 2017

We stopped here to see the lighthouse, since lighthouses can be pretty cool and interesting. But as other reviewers have noted it's small and you can't go in, so really it becomes a very small factor in the visit. But the views from this point...More

2  Thank Bobby M
Reviewed 27 July 2017

First of all, we were greeted by a ranger who directed us to park on the grass! This place is different! Then we paid for entry - if you are a senior, buy a life time all federal parks pass for $10 ( with 3...More

Thank scubal0ver
Reviewed 25 July 2017 via mobile

We were supposed to depart the night before but flight was cancelled. Our daughter in law opted to take us and the grandkids to the lighthouse. So glad we got to see this. Spectacular views from all directions! You can borrow binoculars there to see...More

Thank Lomaha
Reviewed 18 July 2017 via mobile

Beautiful National Park in Kauai. $5.00 admission fee. Free with National Park Pass. There are binoculars to borrow at the center. Closed Sunday and Mondays. The Lighthouse is open for tours on Wednesdays and Saturdays. If you want to go into the lighthouse sign up...More

Thank Linda S
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25 April 2017|
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Response from esethebomb | Reviewed this property |
Yes. Nice view if the ocean and the lighthouse, just not up close.