The moniker friendly isle means slowing waaay down and taking your sense of rhythm from the locals. Molokai maps and geography molokai is separated into 3 regions. Many visitors are drawn to the bright lights, fancy restaurants and. Molokai guide map frankos fabulous maps of favorite. Large molokai maps for free download and print high. Use our interactive map of molokai to find restaurants, activities or hotels or simply print the colorful molokai drive guide version and take it with you. Oahu map, waikiki map, maui map, big island hawaii map, kauai map, lanai map, and molokai hawaii maps. With little other than true aloha on offer, the island will force even the most formidable workaholic to. These dimensions mean that molokai is actually the fifthbiggest of all the islands within the hawaiian archipelago, after the big island, kauai, maui and oahu. The island of molokai is the fifth largest island in hawaii, but it is only 38 miles long and just 10 miles across at its widest area. These guide maps are designed to visually reflect the beauty of these islands, and to serve as a guide to everything there is to see and do on the islands. Spend the day on the island of molokai one day fly away from.
See this areas spectacular sea cliffs, narrow valleys, a volcanic crater, rainforest, lava tubes and caves, and offshore islands and waters. Hawaii travel information official hawaiian islands. Mar 23, 2009 road map of hawaiian island of molokai. Map of hotel locations on the island of molokai, hawaii return to hawaii map click here for molokai island information place mouse over hotel location dot to see hotel picture and name.
I read the book and was blown away by the tragic, and littleknown story of the molokai leper colony called kalaupapa. An opportunity has been afforded me to inform you how we are getting along in molokai. Lookup attractions the site has appropriate maps in many sections so you can locate the various sites, attractions, beaches and dining places. Molokai embraces the true hawaiian spirit but without the typical hawaiian fanfare. Lanai luxury and rugged nature blend on this enticing island. The hawaiian island of molokai is relatively small in its overall size, stretching some 61 km 38 miles in width, by just 16 km 10 miles in depth length. It is 38 by 10 miles 61 by 16 km in size at its extreme length and width with a usable land area of 260 square miles 673. Travel guide to touristic destinations, museums and architecture in molokai. Ulysses presss hidden guides are where vacations meet adventures. New listing oahu, molokai, lanai channels map 1972.
Molokai travel guide the most hawaiian island often referred to as the most hawaiian island molokai provides a unique experience to those willing to reconsider their standard escape. Based on our full guide to maui, lanai and molokai, this focuses primarily on molokai, though there are extensive sections on all three islands travel preparation, culture, history, and much more. To have a perfect vacation, all you need is our hawaii travel guidebooks, our app and a rental car. Oct 21, 2003 goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read. Lot 3 hawaii travel guide books kauai maui oahu molokai lanai vacation map. Find hawaii travel information and plan your perfect vacation. Molokai forum, travel discussion for molokai, hawaii. Molokai is generally thought of as the last bit of real hawaii. The actual dimensions of the molokai map are 1600 x 900 pixels, file size in bytes 302510.
Molokai i have read both his books, hawaii included and i couldnt put either book down. Frankos hawaiian guide maps were originally created for the islands of oahu, maui. Automobiles are so few on molokai that you wont find a single traffic light. With little other than true aloha on offer, the island will force even the most formidable workaholic to slow down and disconnect. Most folks who visit hawaii come for the glitz, glamour and touristcentered activities that a tropical vacation destination offers. Hawaii state public library system molokai public library. The scenery is unsurpassed as the island boasts the highest sea cliffs in the world, and is a prized spot with both divers and snorkelers as the island holds the title for the longest continuous fringing reef. Visiting molokai is a unique experience capable of slowing down anyone accustomed to a fast paced life. Discover the best kauai hawaii travel books in best sellers. California, so the cheapest flights are probably out of lax.
Visiting the kalaupapa leper colony is a great molokai day trip from oahu, but there are also other things to do in molokai that make it worth staying overnight. Cowboys no longer ride the range on molokai ranch, a 65,000acre spread, which was also closed in 2008. A collection of books about the island of oahu in hawaii. Lot 3 hawaii travel guide books kauai maui oahu molokai. The old hilltop plantation town of maunaloa has been a ghost town since 2008, when the molokai ranch closed the expensive lodge and dining room, the movie theater, restaurant, and a retail store. With thorough, well written information about the most popular and lesser known spots on maui, the moon maui guide may be your best bet for well known activities as well as some you havent even considered.
Vacation information why would anyone visit molokai. Molokai travel guide expert picks for your vacation. Maps and views are presented for each of the following hawaiian island geographical areas. Cheapest way to get to molokai molokai forum tripadvisor. A topographic map or topo map link for each island is also available. Oahu the heart of hawaii is home to honolulu and much more. Discover delightful childrens books with prime book box, a subscription that. Hawaiian histories the wealth of windward oahu by carol silva birds of paradise. Molokai the island of molokai remains true to its island roots. As a resource to go visit hawaii readers, weve built this map of oahu to help you find your way around hawaiis gathering place.
The highway crosses the island from east end to west end with a couple of roads that branch off for short distances. Maui quaint towns, farms and beautiful beaches await on the valley isle. Molokai hawaii visitor guide molokai vacation in old. Discover the best oahu hawaii travel books in best sellers. Spend the day on the island of molokai one day fly away. Often called the friendly island because the aloha spirit flourishes here. Visiting molokai, and especially kalaupapa, can be very strenuous, so it might be a good idea to stay the night on the island once you are there. This richly imagined novel, set in hawaii more than a century ago, is an extraordinary. How to visit the molokai leper colony kalaupapa hawaii.
The island of molokai is known as the friendly isle. The people of molokai are looking for a certain kind of traveler to visit the island. Awardwinning series of hawaii guidebook and hawaii app. Download our famous free oahu movie locations drive map, where island filming sites are revealed for lost, pearl harbor and elvis movies. There is plenty of food on the land here, in molokai. Father damien tours offers oneday tours from oahu with waikiki hotel pickup and roundtrip flight. Click on the map icons for information about hotels, activities, and sights not to miss. Laminated hawaiian islands map by borch english edition. Frankos molokai guide map frankos hawaiian guide maps were originally created for the islands of oahu, maui, kauai, and hawaii the big island. Tourism has been held at bay by the islands unique history and the pride of the islands predominantly native hawaiian. The fema flood map service center msc is the official. A map wont help you find the islands special places.
Molokai is mostly untouched by the large resorts of maui or the high rises of oahu. It offers a taste of hawaii unlike any other island, and you will get a glimpse into hawaiis past. Molokais state parks offer some of the beautiful and peaceful locations to camp in the world. Even though its the same road, youll note from the map that it has two highway numbers. Whether youre planning a family reunion on maui, romantic honeymoon on kauai, or shopping spree in auckland or waikiki, youll find a choice of. Molokai day trip from maui book a day trip from mauis lahaina. Molokaione of the beautiful hawaiian islands, but in the late nineteenth century, a name synonymous with a desolate leper colony.
Molokai guide map frankos fabulous maps of favorite places. You can really feel for the people he is talking about, cried as read the stories, could relate to the places he talks about since i have lived on oahu for 30 yrs. Island of hawaii the youngest island is the largest and full of adventure. From the water at kalua koi on molokai to the beach at the maunalua bay beach park bath house, a distance of approximately 32 miles. With a daunting wall of sea cliffs on the northern coastline and a series of ancient fishponds on the southern coastline, molokai seems to have saved its finest beaches as bookends. Find the top 100 most popular items in amazon books best sellers. The molokai light, opened in 1909 and standing on the northern tip of the peninsula, is the tallest us lighthouse in the pacific ocean. Driving and discovering hawaii, companion website to the award winning hawaii guidebook series. Detailed and highresolution maps of molokai, usa for free download. Beautiful forest birds of the hawaiian islands shell lei to koa wood hawaiis decorative treasures. Kalaupapa guided mule tour offers flyin tours from oahu and molokai, hiking permits and guided mule tours. Molokai s state parks offer some of the beautiful and peaceful locations to camp in the world. Set in hawaii more than a century ago, molokai tells the tale of a little girl named rachel who lives a happy life on the island of oahu, until one day a red mark appears on her body. Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read.
Map of hotel locations on the island of molokai, hawaii return to hawaii map click here for molokai island information place mouse over hotel location dot to. Molokai one of the beautiful hawaiian islands, but in the late nineteenth century, a name synonymous with a desolate leper colony. Aloha welcome to molokai, the most hawaiian island. Edit this map molokai road map near molokai, hawaii. If youre looking for breathtaking natural beauty, rain forests or deserted beaches, this is. Like all such sanctuaries in polynesia, molokai was not protected by physical force, but by mana that is, spiritual power. But there is one thing that we are in need of which we inform you of, and that is the want of a kamaaina old resident. Oct 21, 2019 the people of molokai are looking for a certain kind of traveler to visit the island. Course map molokai 2 oahu paddleboard world championships. The pace is slower here, the nightlife and megaresorts are practically nonexistent no buildings taller than a coconut tree are allowed, you wont even find a traffic light on this small island 38 miles long and 10 miles wide. This richly imagined novel, set in hawai i more than a century ago, is an extraordinary.1060 737 440 1140 698 148 1523 1229 715 199 1088 669 490 1057 419 631 1257 36 1322 1574 1379 841 896 1110 46 486 782 1580 1161 876 1547 1580 570 1214 266 526 1596 456 590 423 1484 1146 494 546 1278 1173 792 1460 375 350