AAA Editor Notes
McBryde Garden is at 4425 Lāwai Rd. A 15-minute bus ride transports visitors to the tropical garden for a 1-mile self-guiding tour. The garden features an extensive collection of native and Polynesian plants, including spice plants, orchids and rare palms. Highlights include the Biodiversity Trail, a stream and the Canoe Garden.
The 3.5-hour guided Discovery Tour offers a behind-the-scenes look at conservation and research projects, McBryde Garden's rain forest trail and waterfall and Allerton Garden's riparian area.
Guests should wear comfortable walking shoes and bring mosquito repellent, rain or sun protection and water.
Guided tours are available.