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Spouting Horn

South Shore, Poipu, Kauai, HI
+1 808-742-7444
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Water forced through a lava tube produces hissing and a plume of spray.
  • Excellent34%
  • Very good39%
  • Average23%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“blow hole” (232 reviews)
“quick stop” (155 reviews)
“old faithful” (90 reviews)
South Shore, Poipu, Kauai, HI
+1 808-742-7444
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Reviewed today

If the weather is bad this can look spectacular. but if you have seen the spouts in Iceland you could be disappointed, worth a visit if you have never seen the like.

Thank J E
Reviewed today

It was amazing to see wich force the nature set free. I know it is not such a big thing, but sometimes th small things make you be amazed.

Thank CorneliusV
Reviewed yesterday

The blow holes are amazing to watch. It is a beautiful place to hang out and enjoy the scenery. Be sure to put it on your to do list.

Thank TamandJoe
Reviewed yesterday

The trade winds have been extremely high this week; therefore, it is a good time to observe the Spouting Horn. This is something you can do on your own, if you've rented a car on the island. It is a pretty drive to get to...More

Reviewed 2 days ago

Be sure to listen for the sound that is made as the water goes underneath and spouts out the hole! Beautiful rest stop. There were several local vendors selling their wares during the time we were there.

Thank travelinggrandma67
Reviewed 3 days ago

The water was not very rough while we were there so the spout didn’t shoot very high. I was told by some people I met that it is amazing when the waves are bigger.

Thank Douglas R
Reviewed 3 days ago

Good parking and veiwing points, but not particularly spectacular. Is maybe tide dependant?. Tacky tourist stalls detracted from the area.

Thank hinau
Reviewed 3 days ago

If you are headed to Poipu, take the time for a short drive up Lawai Road to see Spouting Horn. It is one of Hawaii’s natural wonders, a water spout that makes a great moaning, whooshing sound, th basis of Hawaiianlegends about th dragon that...More

Thank Sam M
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We visited in the afternoon. If you are used to a wild coastline it is not something special. Good to do on a rainy day.

Thank Michael M
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Ok...this spot only takes a short time to visit but it's worthwhile. Wave action forces water up through a hole in the lava rock creating a geyser of water. More wave action better blow! Surf was rough today and the spout was performing well. There...More

Thank Dan E
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Craig V
3 December 2015|
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Response from ladydi50CA | Reviewed this property |
Each of the stalls/booths are individually owned. There are no names posted/visible.
Craig V
3 December 2015|
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Response from williame975 | Reviewed this property |
All I can remember is that there was a small vendor stand at the loCATION. sORRY i CAN'T BE MORE HELP.