"Hanapepe- Lilo and Stitch Town" Hanapepe by malianrob

Hanapepe Travel Guide: 7 reviews and 64 photos

Kauai's Biggest Little Town

I dont know what it was about Hanapepe but I loved this little town. There was so much charm to it and even though there really wasnt much to do here I really enjoyed spending time here.

I am not sure where the correlation is with Hanapepe and Lilo and Stitch. I think I will have to watch the movie again but its also called Lilo and Stitch town. I dont know if its because the movie used the name or the people that made the movie got the inspiration from this town.
That is something I will have to look into.
When Koa heard this he was looking for Lilo or Stitch all over town.
This is a quiet little place with lots of charm and lots of art gallerys. But this town also has a past.
Turns out that way back in the 1800's Hanapepe used to be the wild side of town with many bars and opium dens. Its a sleepy little town now that is starting to come back to life but there is something special here and its worth coming to check out.

  • Last visit to Hanapepe: Dec 2007
  • Intro Updated Dec 16, 2007
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  • cachaseiro's Profile Photo
    Jul 2, 2009 at 7:04 PM

    great photos and tips. that looks really really cool.

  • spitball's Profile Photo
    Aug 26, 2008 at 3:58 PM

    I really loved Hanapepe, and was told by a great artist that friday nights are open studio nights, so I did make it back for one night. All the way from the Napali coast!

  • AKtravelers's Profile Photo
    Dec 19, 2007 at 11:32 PM

    Did you do art night in Hanapepe? Every Friday night, the galleries stay open late and it's fun to browse.

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