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Free Things To Do in Lanai

If you have extra time, Munro Trail is worthwhile.
  • #1
    Hulopoe Bay
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    #1 in Lanai
    Beaches, Natural Wonders, Recreation, Free
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    Half Day to Full Day
    TIME TO SPEND
    Beaches, Natural Wonders, Recreation, Free
    TYPE
    Half Day to Full Day
    TIME TO SPEND

    Hulopoe Bay is one of Lanai's most popular spots. Sunbathers like the wide stretch of sand, while snorkelers revel in the vibrant reefs filled with fish and native plant life. This is one of the few beaches on Lanai where swimming is safe, but only in the summer; the waves

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  • #2
    Garden of the Gods
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    #2 in Lanai
    Hiking, Natural Wonders, Parks and Gardens, Free
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    2 hours to Half Day
    TIME TO SPEND
    Hiking, Natural Wonders, Parks and Gardens, Free
    TYPE
    2 hours to Half Day
    TIME TO SPEND

    When you think "Garden of the Gods," you expect lush vegetation –but not here. This barren site, also known as Keahiakawelo,hosts only strangely shaped boulders and dust. So why should you visit this apparent wasteland? First, the terrain's appearance is probably the closest you'll ever get to Mars. And second, at sunset,

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    Munro Trail
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    #5 in Lanai
    Natural Wonders, Recreation, Sightseeing, Tours, Free
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    2 hours to Half Day
    TIME TO SPEND
    Natural Wonders, Recreation, Sightseeing, Tours, Free
    TYPE
    2 hours to Half Day
    TIME TO SPEND

    Munro Trail is a circuitous, 12.8-milepath that offers the only chance to see all six Hawaiian islands at once –on a very clear day that is. The evolving forest, canyon and ocean views that travelers can marvel at are unforgettable. When you reach the top, you'll see Lanai's highest peak, Lanaihale (House of

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  • #6
    Polihua Beach
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    #6 in Lanai
    Beaches, Recreation, Free
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    1 to 2 hours
    TIME TO SPEND
    Beaches, Recreation, Free
    TYPE
    1 to 2 hours
    TIME TO SPEND

    About a 30-minute drive from theGarden of the Godson the island's northern coast, Polihua Beach attracts visitors seeking a romantic setting for sunbathing or beachcombing. This remote 2-mile stretch of sand used to be the nesting ground of sea turtles. Now, sightings of these endangered creatures are infrequent. In fact,

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  • #7
    Shipwreck Beach
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    #7 in Lanai
    Beaches, Hiking, Recreation, Sightseeing, Free
    TYPE
    2 hours to Half Day
    TIME TO SPEND
    Beaches, Hiking, Recreation, Sightseeing, Free
    TYPE
    2 hours to Half Day
    TIME TO SPEND

    Getting to Shipwreck Beach (also known as Kaiolohia) is no walk in the park. But those who reach this fascinating destination on the island's northeastern coast receive quite the photo-op. Here, you'll spot two World War II ships that were intentionally grounded. Most come to see the YOGN-42, a fuel barge

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    Lanai Culture & Heritage Center
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    #8 in Lanai
    Museums, Free
    TYPE
    Less than 1 hour
    TIME TO SPEND
    Museums, Free
    TYPE
    Less than 1 hour
    TIME TO SPEND

    Located in Lanai City, the Lanai Culture & Heritage Center is housed in the old Dole Administration Building. Small exhibits trace the island's history from its volcanic rise to prehistoric times and from native occupation to the closing of the Dole pineapple plantation. 

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  • Lanai Cat Sanctuary
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    Zoos and Aquariums, Free
    TYPE
    Less than 1 hour
    TIME TO SPEND
    Zoos and Aquariums, Free
    TYPE
    Less than 1 hour
    TIME TO SPEND

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  • Mike Carroll Gallery
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    Sightseeing, Free
    TYPE
    1 to 2 hours
    TIME TO SPEND
    Sightseeing, Free
    TYPE
    1 to 2 hours
    TIME TO SPEND

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