The Kilauea Lighthouse and Wildlife refuge is open Tuesday to Saturday 10:00 am to 4:00pm, closed on Sunday and Monday and all federal holidays. Admission is $10.00 per person. Children 15 and under are free. All federal land passes are honored here.
We had visited Kilauea Lighthouse several years ago and we eager to see it again on our recent trip. While the view from this spit of volcanic rock on Kauai's north shore is unquestionably beautiful, the headache of trying to get in made for a...
Kīlauea Point National Wildlife Refuge Proposes Fee Changes. The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (Service) is seeking public input on an increase in entrance fees and an amenity fee for tours of the Daniel K. Inouye Kīlauea Point Lighthouse at the Kīlauea Point National Wildlife Refuge (KPNWR).
What: Beautiful views from Kauai’s northernmost tip Where: A 45-minute drive north of Lihue Perched at the northernmost tip of Kauai, the 52-foot Daniel K. Inouye Kilauea Point Lighthouse was built in 1913 as a beacon for traveling ships.
Kilauea Lighthouse is the northernmost point of the main Hawaiian Islands. The lighthouse was built in 1913 with the largest hand blown clamshell lens in the world. It was later replaced with a beacon in the 1970's. The lighthouse is open to look around on the ground level. Today the lighthouse remains one of Kaua'i's most popular attractions.
A must-see for anyone visiting Kauai, especially if you are a bird or whale lover, is the Kilauea Lighthouse. It is a photographer’s dream location. Sweeping, panoramic, whitewater views, with sea birds circling above and burrowing on land, one can not help but get an impressive shot of the beauty that makes Kauai so special.
The visitors center is operated by the Kilauea Point Natural History Association. Starting in late 2008, the group raised funds for restoration of the lighthouse. In popular culture. The Kīlauea Lighthouse can be seen briefly in Disney's animated film Lilo & Stitch, and it plays a more important role in the sequel, Stitch! The Movie.
Built in 1913 as a beacon for passing ships, the lighthouse is now one of Kauai’s most popular attractions where you can spot local wildlife and enjoy picturesque ocean views. The Kīlauea Lighthouse is a distinctive white 52-foot (16-meter) structure perched on Kauai’s northern peninsula.
Plan Your Visit. Kīlauea Point National Wildlife Refuge opened to visitors in 1985 to provide the general public with an opportunity to experience and learn about a unique diversity of seabirds, native coastal plants, and the historic Daniel K. Inouye Kīlauea Point Lighthouse.
The Kīlauea Lighthouse. Known today as the Daniel K. Inouye Kīlauea Point Lighthouse, this impressive 52 foot structure is situated on a rocky peninsula 180 feet above the Pacific Ocean. Built in the historic era of lighthouses in the U.S., it was commissioned as the Kīlauea Point Light Station on May 1, 1913.