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Lahaina Banyan Court, Lahaina

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Occupying the site of an old fort, spans just under 1 hectare (2 acres) and contains several heritage sites on the  self-guided trail through the town's historical district. The star attraction of the park is a banyan tree, planted here in 1873 to mark the 50th anniversary of the first American Protestant mission in Lahaina. Now the largest banyan tree in all of Hawaii, the giant trunk and its aerial root system cover nearly 2,700 sq m (29,000 sq ft) of the park. Native to India, this banyan is one of 60 types of fig trees currently found on the islands of Hawaii.  Put Lahaina Banyan Court at the forefront of your travel plans using our Lahaina route planning app.
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  • You’ve got to see this! One tree covering the entire town square. Clean bathrooms just catty-corner from the old courthouse. 
    You’ve got to see this! One tree covering the entire town square. Clean bathrooms just catty-corner from the old courthouse.  more »
  • Surrounded by a shopping village, many restaurants, and the harbour, this amazing Banyan tree is worth taking a look at when you're in the area. It looks like a grove of trees, but is actually one... 
    Surrounded by a shopping village, many restaurants, and the harbour, this amazing Banyan tree is worth taking a look at when you're in the area. It looks like a grove of trees, but is actually one...  more »
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  • Exquisite banyan court. The tree is massive and is a very cool thing to visit. Love how the tree is supported by many other trees. Make sure to go through the entire circle to appreciate all of it. Mid day is a good time to go when the crowd seems to be less.
  • Spectacular banyan tree! The tree is so unique and beautiful. This is a must see. Be respectful of nature. No climbing nor abuse to the trees. There are very unique views of various trees on the acre. There are plenty of activities around the area as well. This is a busy place to be on the weekends. The street has little shops and plenty of places to eat.

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