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Cook Landing Site

South of the intersection of Kahakai Rd and Alawai Rd, Waimea, Island of Hawaii, HI 96796
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No reason to visit the site, memorial statue located in the town.

The landing site is just an area of coast, which can be seen from the Russian Fort, and no real... read more

Reviewed 16 November 2017
Escape-overseas
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Stevenage, United Kingdom
Hard Hiking to See a Monument

The Cook Monument is touted as a tourist stop, but watch out. You need to follow a trail down to... read more

Reviewed 30 September 2017
Bruce B
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Vineland, New Jersey
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16 Nov 2017
“No reason to visit the site, memorial statue located in the town.”
30 Sep 2017
“Hard Hiking to See a Monument”
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South of the intersection of Kahakai Rd and Alawai Rd, Waimea, Island of Hawaii, HI 96796
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Reviewed 16 November 2017

The landing site is just an area of coast, which can be seen from the Russian Fort, and no real reason to visit. The memorial to Captain Cook is located in the town, adjacent to the main road. A statue with a commemorative plaque recording...More

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Reviewed 30 September 2017

The Cook Monument is touted as a tourist stop, but watch out. You need to follow a trail down to the beach which is steep and of course is very steep kiking back up. You should be fit. If you are fit enough and capable...More

2  Thank Bruce B
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Reviewed 15 August 2017 via mobile

You have to use your GPS to find this place we couldn't find any signs or markers but this is where he landed. Apparently he wasn't well liked by the people, maybe they don't want any markers up! Interesting site to see.

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Reviewed 6 April 2017

Don't follow the directions on Google maps, it will take you to the beach, where there is nothing. The statue is located on the main street. Overall a waste of time.

1  Thank csarchibald
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