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Traditional Hawaiian Village, Iao Valley State Monument

Hawaiian Village at Iao Valley State Monument

Nothing sparks the imagination like considering living in a traditional Hawaiian village. And to help see it all in your minds-eye, Iao Valley State Monument built a botanical garden complete with a couple thatch-roof structures.

Strolling through the short walk lets one in on the plants and gardening techniques of the Hawaiians who settled ‘Iao valley.

It’s easy to lose yourself into a more agricultural, relaxed time period.