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Address: Hwy 460, Kaunakakai, Molokai, HI
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Here's The Story On Coconut Groves

Visitors assume that coconuts and the islands go together. They don't. Hawaii is too far by water for a coconut to remain viable floating here. Coconuts were brought to Hawaii by... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 26 September 2016
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Maui
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 September 2016

Visitors assume that coconuts and the islands go together. They don't. Hawaii is too far by water for a coconut to remain viable floating here. Coconuts were brought to Hawaii by the early voyagers as one of their canoe plants. If you see coconut palms in the wild they were planted there. It might be along a trail as you'll... More 

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Thank KulaBob
Calgary, Canada
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 September 2016

The coconut grove is tucked into a residential area, next to a busy roadway. Turn off onto the road running alongside the grove, take this road a few hundred feet & there's a spot for a couple of cars to park so you can get out & get some pics. We didn't see where the park for picnicing was supposed... More 

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Thank Calgarytraveller2
Vancouver, Canada
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58 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 June 2016

Coconuts fall from great heights in this sacred grove. There is plenty to see by walking around the perimeter,

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Thank ElTigre W
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 May 2016 via mobile

Unless I didn't look in the right place, all I could do is drive by and look at slot of coconut trees and dropped coconuts on the ground. Maybe it was closed?

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Thank Debra M
New Durham, New Hampshire
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 March 2016

Worth a stop and artsy photographs. It's a well-established pure coconut palm plantation, historic and unique.

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Middletown, New Jersey
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 February 2016

A lovely, peaceful place. Unfortunately, it's fenced off due to the danger of falling coconuts. It was definitely worth stopping off to see and there were great photographs to be had despite the fence.

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Ukraine
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 January 2016

I don't understand why there is a fance and you can not go inside. Huge coconut trees, some very old and even dead, were planted 150 years ago, they say. But you can look only from the road. Not very tourist-friendly. But still good photos)

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McKinleyville, California
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 January 2016

We were here in Feb. 2015 and could go into the grove. We came back in Dec 2015 now there is a fence that says "Keep Out" huge bummer :-(

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Denville, New Jersey
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 November 2015

They don't really allow you into the grove itself due to the danger of falling coconuts...go figure. Great place for sunstes tho.

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Vancouver, Washington
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 September 2015

This was a wonderful little park to have our picnic we had tables and ocean breezes and no one to bother us.

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