This world famous road offers world-class views. Seriously, this is one of the most scenic (and precarious) roads on the planet.
Road to Hāna Description
The Road to Hāna, also known as the Hāna Highway is a narrow, one-lane, winding, scenic road that takes drivers through some of the most beautiful areas of Hawaii. The road is definitely not for the faint of heart as it’s as famously narrow and dangerous as it is beautiful. If you’re renting a car and feel confident enough you just have to brave the Road to Hāna as it’s something you’ll be telling friends about for years to come.
Best Time to Visit the Road to Hāna
The best time to drive the Road to Hāna is in the winter when the road has much less tourist traffic and you can take in the views without the added pressure of lots of cars. We should also note that the best time to drive the Road to Hāna is when the weather conditions are favorable, flash floods and rock slides are a common occurrence and should be avoided.
Things to Note
The Road to Hāna is dangerous, there’s no better way to put it. Drivers need to use extreme caution around bends and when approaching oncoming cars. There is no room for error on this awe-inspiring road. Check the weather and road conditions ahead of time to make sure everything looks good and buckle up!
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