Kauai Plantation Railway

Kauai Plantation Railway… All Aboard!!!

ALOHA! And welcome aboard any one, or all three, of our Conductor Narrated Authentic Train Tours of Historic and Beautiful 105 acre Kilohana Plantation. Sit back and relax in our elegant mahogany passenger cars as you tour and see the tropical beauty and bounty Kilohana… There is no better train tour or more historic and beautiful setting in the entire State of Hawaii… Auwe Kanai E Komo Mai… How Beautiful. Please come and join us!

Below are the descriptions and prices of the train tours that we offer at historic Kilohana Plantation. And, because you are taking the time to read about us, we are happy to offer you the following discounts:

  • 15% Discount off of our two Train Tours

We guarantee that your entire Kilohana Plantation Experience will be one of your most memorable vacation events. We are open everyday, 7 days a week. Weekdays and Saturday from 9:30 am to 9:00 pm, Sundays from 9:30 am to 3:00 pm. Please let us know how we can help you and see you real soon!

Signature Train Tour

Kauai Plantation Railway
Climb aboard our 40 minute conductor-narrated fun and authentic train tour of the 105 acre Kilohana Plantation. You’ll be entertained and educated by our fun loving conductors, and amazed when you see our rows of over 50 varieties of fruit tree orchards, fruit fields, vegetable gardens, rare and exotic tropical flowers, forest, plants, hardwood trees, and animal pastures with donkeys, goats, sheep, horses, cattle, ducks, geese, and our fun loving herd of wild pigs. The train will stop and you can disembark and feed our wild pigs, goats and sheep.

The coolest, funnest and least expensive activity on Kauai!

Regular Prices: Adult: $19.00, Child (3-12): $14.00, Infant (under 3): Free, plus tax

15% Discount: Adult: $16.15, Child (3-12): $11.90, Infant: Free, plus tax

Schedule: Available everyday, 7 days a week, 5 tours a day at 10 am, 11 am, 12 pm, 1 pm & 2 pm. Check-in is 30 minutes before departure time

Reservations are not required.

Train • Nature Walk • Lunch • Orchard Adventure

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This is our four hour adventure tour that includes a little bit of everything, and a whole lot of aloha.

Train tour, nature walk, lunch, and fresh fruit that you pick and eat right off the trees. Your adventure begins when you climb aboard our Signature Train Tour, and at the animal fun feed stop you will disembark and feed our herd of wild pigs, goats and sheep.

You will then follow your guide who will take you on a nature walking tour of our tropical-floral forest. This is not a race, it is a leisurely 45 minute loop trail, and you will be stopping frequently and learning about all the exotic and beautiful tropical flowers and plants. You will then relax and enjoy a delicious deli lunch where we will cut a freshly picked pineapple at your table, and then you will stroll through our fruit tree orchards and pick and taste the in-season fresh fruit right off the trees. Then it’s all aboard the train and back to the depot.

The coolest and least expensive family adventure on Kauai!

Lunch: Choice of a turkey wrap or vegetarian salad, chips, cookies, bottle water and fruit drink, and a fresh pineapple cut at your picnic table plus fresh picked fruit!

Regular Prices: Adult: $75.00, Child (3-12): $60.00., Infant (under 3): FREE, Plus Tax

15% Discount: Adult: $63.75, Child (3-12): $51.00, Infant: FREE, Plus Tax

Schedule: Monday thru Friday, and only one tour a day. Check-in is at 9:30 am, and you will return by 1:40 pm.

Reservations are required.

Luau Express Train Tour & Luau Kalamaku

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“Last call!” This is our Happy Hour Luau Express Train Tour and Spectacular Luau Extravaganza, Luau Kalamaku. Kilohana’s entire 105 acre plantation and estate is your playground.

Check-in is at 4:30 pm. You will be greeted with leis, have your photograph taken at the waterfall courtyard, walk into our magnificent luau center, and enjoy the open all you can drink mai-tai, beer, wine and soda bar.

You can then stroll through our gardens and check out our Hawaiian arts, crafts, demonstrations, and games, explore the Manor House and it’s unique shops and galleries, and of course don’t forget our Koloa Rum Company.

Then with your drink in hand, climb aboard our signature 40 minute Luau Express Train Tour, and don’t worry because the luau begins after the train returns.

Upon your return, you will witness the torch lighting Imu Ceremony where we unearth our mouth watering roasted pig, and then it’s time to Party, Rock, Hula and Roll!

You’ll enjoy our sumptuous all you can eat Hawaiian Feast of roast pork, chicken, fish and all the fixings, plus desserts to die for. And all during dinner you’ll be serenaded with live Hawaiian music and hula performances.

After dinner the lights will be dimmed, and all your senses will be turned on as your eyes feast on Kalamaku, our unique and spectacular theatrical production of the epic story of our Polynesian ancestors voyaging by sailing canoe from Tahiti to Kauai. It’s a heroic love story. You’ll see our Gods and Goddesses, and of course fiery, strong, handsome, and gorgeous dancers, 4 fire dancers (3 of them women), and a lot, lot more. We guarantee that your eyes will pop, and your heart will beat a little bit faster!

This is absolutely the best luau, and the only cocktail, dinner, hula show, and theatrical performance on Kauai.

Kalamaku will knock your shoes right off your feet!

Luau Only: Adult $104; Teen (13-17) $69.95; Child (3-12) $39.95; Infant under 3: Free. Plus tax.

Train & Luau Package: Adult $122; Teen (13-17) $87.95; Child (3-12) $53.95; Infant under 3: Free. Plus tax.

*Photographs are optional, and are a separate charge at the end of the Luau.

Schedule: The Luau Express & Luau Kalamaku is only on Tuesday and Friday

Reservations are required.

Plantation Owner’s Evening

For your very special occasion, or you just want the taste of something special, then Kilohana’s Ultimate V.I.P. Dining and Theatrical Experience is just for you.

Welcome to the Manor House. Nestled in the heart of the Manor House is Kilohana’s elegant and serene courtyard restaurant, Gaylord’s. Upon your arrival you will be greeted with flower leis and have your photograph taken in the courtyard.

You will then be escorted to your reserved table and relax while sipping champagne as you breathe in the plantation era ambiance that envelopes you.

You will then have to make your hardest decisions of the evening, i.e., making your selections from the sumptuous menu’s fare to be spread before you.

After dinner, your experience of the Manor House will continue as you explore its unique galleries and boutiques. Then, at the bewitching hour, your Polynesian escort will walk you via torchlight to the Luau Pavilion and your Reserved V.I.P. Table.

And then, praise all the Gods and let the show begin, as all your senses are turned on and your eyes feast on Kalamaku, our unique and spectacular theatrical production of the epic story of our Polynesian ancestors voyaging by sailing canoe from Tahiti to Kauai. We can guarantee that your eyes will pop and your heart will beat a little bit faster!

Your V.I.P. Dining and theatrical experience is unsurpassed in the entire State of Hawaii. You truly need not ask for anything more.

All ages $145.95, plus tax

*Photographs are optional, and are a separate charge at the end of the show.

Schedule: The Plantation Owner’s Evening is only on Tuesday and Friday

Reservations are required.


Please let us know the date(s) you want to join us, the activity you want to do, and the number of adults, teens, children, and infants.

To make reservations please call us at 808-245-7245, with your credit card information. A credit card is required to confirm your reservation and your credit card will be charged the full amount of the activity.


To be given any discounts, you must inform the person who is taking your reservation of your “Web Discount”. Discounts will only be honored at the time you make your reservation. No discounts will be given after your reservations are made.

Cancellation Policy:

Once you have made your reservations, there is a 48 hour Cancellation Policy. If you cancel your reservations 48 hours before the date of your activity, any monies paid will be refunded and there is no charge. If you cancel your reservations within 48 hours of the date of your activity, you will be charged the entire amount of the activity.

Please contact us with any questions and see you real soon!

For Reservations call: 808-245-RAIL (808-245-7245)

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