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Best things to do in Lanai

Discover the city according to locals. Find the best things to do, places to eat, and get priceless advice from the people who live here.

Department Store
“For ALL you grocery shopping needs. This is what small hometown grocery stores are all about. *Tell Kerry that Fran and Del says HI”
4 locals recommend
Bakery
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“Small town casual eatery. Great place for breakfast. Diverse "plate lunch" menu for lunch and dinner.”
2 locals recommend
Natural Feature
“Walk to the westernmost point on Oahu... see the Albatross breeding ground sanctuary. Nice hike along the coast... bring water and sunscreen!!!”
1 local recommends
Point of Interest
“Definitely need a 4x4 vehicle as the road is deeply rutted. After rain this can be very intimidating to drive through and it is possible to get stuck if you don’t have experience driving in such conditions. It’s a scenic drive and when arriving to Garden of the Gods it will feel like you landed on planet Mars! Many photo ops and beautiful distant views of Molokai and Maui. ”
1 local recommends
Art Gallery
1 local recommends
Lodging
1 local recommends
Sports Bar
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2 locals recommend
Meal Takeaway
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“Not the greatest service at times but they have a good draft beer selection”
2 locals recommend
Point of Interest
“Seems like you are in the middle of the outback of Australia. Red dirt with huge boulders and rocks stacked on top of one another. A short drive from town. A must see. A spiritual place especially during sunset time. Go mid morning and drive through garden of the gods to polihua beach...a seven mile white sand beach and have a picnic and then drive back up during sunset. ”
2 locals recommend
Museum
“Great museum to visit and learn more about island's history. Non profit organization, friendly staff, no charge.”
2 locals recommend
Route
2 locals recommend
Point of Interest
“Shipwreck Beach is a remote beach on Lanai's north shore, and besides a few green sea turtles sunning themselves on the beach and maybe a lonely fisherman, there's only peace and quiet here. A short walk past the Shipwreck sign, there is a trail that leads about 200 yards (180 m) inland to the Kukui Point petroglyphs. The white, sandy beach is a beachcomber's delight, revealing shells, rocks and odd debris thanks to the strong winds and slamming waves that pound the shore. Stroll the 8 miles (13 km) of Shipwreck Beach and hike up the overlooking hill for a one-of-a-kind view. A once-functional lighthouse nearby lies in ruins, adding to the ancient feeling of the scene. Due to the strong currents, only highly-experienced surfers and bodyboarders should brave these waters. The shipwreck after which this beach is named that can still be seen today is popularly referred to as a World War II Liberty Ship. However, it is a ferrocement (reinforced concrete) gasoline barge built for the Navy in 1943. Instead of a name, these type of ships were just given a number designation. This particular ship was YOGN 42. It was purposely grounded. After the war ended, this was the most economical way to dispose of the vessel.”
1 local recommends
Point of Interest
Natural Feature
1 local recommends
Coffee Shop
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1 local recommends
Clothing Store
1 local recommends