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Garden of the Gods

Lanai City, Lanai, HI
+1 808-565-7227
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4 wheeling and super windy

Beautiful area. Very interesting , fantastic views of the land and sea below. Rough ride up from... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Southbury, Connecticut
Nature the Artist

Ancient looking, a bit otherworldly, erosion created artful rock formations, different colors from... read more

Reviewed 8 September 2017
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Garden of the Gods can be found driving off paved roads past the Stables and a Preserve. It is surrounded by Rock formations caused by years of erosion.
  • Excellent47%
  • Very good30%
  • Average18%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible0%
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“polihua beach” (17 reviews)
“rock formations” (13 reviews)
“bumpy ride” (9 reviews)
Lanai City, Lanai, HI
+1 808-565-7227
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Beautiful area. Very interesting , fantastic views of the land and sea below. Rough ride up from town. Worth the trip.

Thank Sharf793
Reviewed 8 September 2017

Ancient looking, a bit otherworldly, erosion created artful rock formations, different colors from the mineral iron oxide, lichens and moss, sun, rain, wind have hand crafted this surreal landscape. You can see Molokai in the distance with blue ocean shining in the center and desolate...More

Thank Voyager78
Reviewed 1 August 2017 via mobile

Really nice photo opportunity, interesting rocks and formations. You might even feel like you are on Mars, not that I've ever been to Mars but.....

1  Thank TravelmamaSB
Reviewed 15 June 2017 via mobile

We visited while mountain-biking down to Hulopoe beach. Amazing views from here and quite a spectacular place.

1  Thank OAH_1982
Reviewed 31 May 2017

It's not the Garden of the Gods like Colorado's but it is interesting. It looks like a moonscape. It does take a bit to get to the area, but it's worth it. You can take a bit more time and go to the beach just...More

1  Thank 910davem
Reviewed 29 April 2017

Not that you think you will find Roman style buildings or Grecian temples. This is a place of rocks and boulders. Geological gardens. Gods of Stone, that observe you during your visit. You will see that the iron rich earth is strewn with sediment and...More

3  Thank Claudia F
Reviewed 20 April 2017

Jeeps only, for this. Amazing country, almost as rough as my farm ground @ Home in Mt. Unique beauty and the sand beaches @ the end..... fabulous! A little too rough to swim when we were there.

1  Thank scottmt59405
Reviewed 11 April 2017

What a cool, wild place. It may be sunny or you could be enveloped in mist, this is a place you must see on Lana'i!! Crazy rock formations, a wild variety of lichen and colorful moss add to the rocks and add even more to...More

2  Thank Mark S
Reviewed 9 April 2017

This is a challenging place to get to, but the deeply spiritual essence found here is worth the trip. Try to see if the stones talk to you. The views are breathtaking.

1  Thank jerrymI1826PB
Reviewed 31 March 2017

It was surreal and beautiful in its own way. The best part was to continue the drive to the beach. We were the only ones on this beautiful beach. Ok, we weren't the only ones, we shared it with a few deer.

2  Thank Btwb
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3 May 2017|
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Response from Btwb | Reviewed this property |
You will want to drive through it and end up at the beach. It is beautiful!!!
Debbie S
26 March 2017|
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Response from Dadri L | Reviewed this property |
Even if you could go 2 wd..... I'd get the jeep and have some fun.