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Upper Waikani Falls

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Address: Hana Highway, Maui, HI
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Explore Maui: Hana Highway Drive and Waterfalls Hike

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One of My Favorite Stops

The first time I did the Road to Hana I only admired these beauties from the road and I'm so glad this time around I made the trek to the bottom. If you are older or not... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Kapaa, Hawaii
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Kapaa, Hawaii
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Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

The first time I did the Road to Hana I only admired these beauties from the road and I'm so glad this time around I made the trek to the bottom. If you are older or not physically fit the extremely short hike down might seem difficult, but for able bodied people it's not as frightening as other reviewers make... More 

Thank Hawaiiheart9815
Goa, India
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Reviewed 29 September 2016

The Waikani Falls also known as "Three Bears Falls" - are a pretty impressive.The Falls are very easy to find, there will be lots of cars and even more people

Thank Vishu008
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Reviewed 27 September 2016

The falls are on the way to hana.we just parked our car at the side of the road and there were many people .Some were down near the waterfall. A must see

Thank SVC17
New York City, New York
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Reviewed 12 June 2016

The waterfall is located around milepost 19 on the Hana Highway. Normally is supposed to be three separate falls. However, it rained heavily the morning we made the drive there and it turned into one roaring waterfall. Still was a pretty site. There is no place at the waterfall to park and people routinely just stop along the road to... More 

2 Thank Anthony H
Tucson, Arizona
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Reviewed 14 May 2016 via mobile

The parking was just around the corner from the falls (which weren't really visable from the road). The road down to the bridge is a dangerous walk due to cars passing. As you walk from the parking to the falls you are supposed to climb down on the side of the bridge that you approach and then go under the... More 

2 Thank Julie D
British Columbia, Canada
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Reviewed 5 May 2016

Located just after mile marker # 19, they don't have any parking lot, so we and many others pulled over at the side of the road. For the non-adventurous it is a great photo-op from the bridge, providing a great view of the Falls and also the swimming hole. Numerous people were down swimming. To access cross the bridge and... More 

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Phoenix, Arizona
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Reviewed 22 April 2016

This is a very beautiful waterfall. A lot of people had stopped to get pictures. If you can find parking then this is worth the stop. There was no one swimming at the time but it looked like it could be a lot of fun. It can be seen from the road so it is easy to find.

Thank Briman747
Moreno Valley, California
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Reviewed 31 January 2016

We always try and visit this falls on our drive. The best way to experience it is to take time and take the hike back to the falls for a swim. The first step down from the bridge is the worst then after that its a little hike through some greenery and a short boulder hop to the falls. But... More 

Thank Chrisgolfpro
Marysville, Ohio
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 109 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 January 2016

This is one of the better falls. Again right by the road. Take 3 minutes and get out and take the picture.

Thank Jennifer S
Barrie, Canada
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Reviewed 6 December 2015

-This one is at mile marker 19 -Here you can swim &, hike down lots of people wearing hiking boots. -We wore flip flops and were okay! -Bring your towel.0 -Hike down takes maybe 15 minutes just to get down (not long at all) -Stopeed for maybe 30 minutes.

Thank sunkissedslu

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