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Saddle Road, Kailua-Kona

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Scenic Drive · Hidden Gem · Landmark
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Built to move military troops across the island post-Pearl Harbor attacks, Saddle Road will delight you with scenic views--provided you drive it on a sunny, fog-free day. Once dangerous and poorly maintained, the highway has been reconstructed to provide for a safer driving experience--it's one of the greatest road trip options in Hawaii. Saddle Road is just one of the many highlights you can arrange to see using our , custom trip planner Edition.
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  • We drove this road on our last day in Hawaii as part of an all day roadtrip from Kona around the island where we stopped at a few waterfalls, and saw many beautiful flowers, trees & goats! 
    We drove this road on our last day in Hawaii as part of an all day roadtrip from Kona around the island where we stopped at a few waterfalls, and saw many beautiful flowers, trees & goats!  more »
  • Traveled from Kona to Hilo to spend time with friends. First time on the Saddle Road. Amazing views. They had forewarned us, as well as those at our resort in Kona to keep our speed and be aware that....  more
    Traveled from Kona to Hilo to spend time with friends. First time on the Saddle Road. Amazing views. They had forewarned us, as well as those at our resort in Kona to keep our speed and be aware that....  more »

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