HALAWA VALLEY MOLOKAI
Website: www.halawavalleymolokai.com (see website for advice on what to bring with you).
Your hosts Anakala Pilipo Solatorio – last living hawaiian descendant born and raised in Halawa Greg Kawaimaka Solatorio – One of Anakala Solatorio’s six children
Location – 1 1/2 hours from Molokai Airport at Molokai’s east end. (From Kaunakakai Town take Kamehameha V Highway east for 26 miles. Halawa Park is on your right side before you get to the beach.
Telephone – Greg Solatario: 808 551 5538 or Pilipo Solatarion: 808 551 1055.
Cost (at time of posting) – Hike – Adult $60 per person
Child $35 per person (6yrs to 12yrs).
After witnessing traditional hawaiian protocol and cultural presentation you will be taken on a family friendly guided hike to Moloula Falls. Along the way you will learn about native and invasive species of flora, ancient taro terraces, historical rock walls and worship sites. When you reach Moloula Falls you can take photos, relax, eat your lunch or snacks (you have provided) and go for a swim, weather permitting.
Hike is approximately 1.7 miles each way and is recommended for intermediate/advanced hikers.