Luau Kalamaku offers a thrilling experience beneath the night skies of the historic Kilohana Plantation. This Kauai luau chronicles the epic sea voyage of a Tahitian family as they migrate to Hawaii. Graceful hula dancers, traditional fire-knife dancing and fire poi balls come together for this authentic luau complete with a lavish Hawaiian buffet and open bar.
The Lu`au Kalamaku is located on the grounds of the Kilohana Plantation just west of Lihue along Highway 50. The GPS address is 3-2087 Kaumualii Hwy, Lihue, HI 96766.
You will want to arrive at the time listed on your voucher. Check-in times start at 4:45 p.m. through 5:30 p.m to enjoy craft demonstrations and Hawaiian games. For guests who chose tickets with roundtrip transportation, please contact the number on your e-ticket to arrange time of pick up and drop off.
Plan on spending about 3.5 to 4 hours total.
Yes, an open bar is included with both Standard and Gold Seating and includes tropical drinks, mixed drinks, local beer, wine and non-alcoholic beverages.
The Hawaiian Package includes Standard Seating while the Gold Package includes Premier Seating—which gives you seats so close to the stage that you can feel the heat from the famous fire dancers. Luau Kalamaku's expansive covered showroom is equipped with an “in-the-round” stage setting, so every seat allows you to feel like you're a part of the show.
Roundtrip transportation from and to your hotel is included with select packages only. See package options above for details. If you select a package that includes hotel pick-up, please contact the number on your e-ticket to schedule your pick-up time.
The Plantation Railway Train Ride is a 40-minute narrated tour of the historic Kilohana Plantation grounds aboard a full-size train. You'll pass stands of original island crops like mango, banana, papaya, pineapple and more, plus stop to spend some time feeding pigs and goats. It's fun for all ages. You must select the ticket type that includes the Train Ride.
You will want to catch the train at 5:20 pm from the Depot. Please note: the Kilohana Plantation Train Ride package is different from the package with hotel pick-up and roundtrip transportation.
The facility, while covered overhead, lets the show go on rain or shine, yet still allows you to enjoy the tropical surroundings.
Yes, the Luau Kalamaku with buffet dinner & show is fit for all ages! Children under 2 are free of charge.