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Wilcox Tunnel: The Next Stop on your Kauai Checklist

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If you’re looking for an interesting and unique stop on your next trip to Kauai, be sure to add the Wilcox Tunnel to your list! This hidden gem is located in the heart of the island and offers a fascinating glimpse into Kauai’s past. Visitors can explore the tunnel’s interior and learn about its history from a guide if they take a tour. So if you’re looking for something different to do on your next vacation, be sure to check out the Wilcox Tunnel!

What is the Wilcox Tunnel and what can you find there?

The Wilcox Tunnel is a hidden gem located in the heart of Kauai. This historic tunnel offers a fascinating glimpse into Kauai’s past and is a must-see for any visitor to the island. The tunnel is half a mile long and about 20 by 20 feet

The Wilcox Tunnel was built just after World War II, engineered by Elbert Gillin. It served as a major transportation route for sugar cane trains on Kauai. Today, the tunnel is no longer used for transportation but has been preserved as a historical site. Visitors can explore the tunnel’s interior and learn about its history from a guide if they take a tour.

Why you Should Visit the Wilcox Tunnel

Not only do you get to experience a unique part of Kauai history, but you also get to see parts of Kauai that are usually harder to access.

How To Experience the Wilcox Tunnel

The best way to experience the Wilcox Tunnel is by taking a tour. If you take an ATV tour, you get to do a bit of offroading and see the famed tunnel. You can also take a look at all of the other cool locations available to you on an ATV tour.

If you’re still not convinced, check out why ATV tours are so fun. It’s a great time.

Visit Kauai and Have Fun!

If you have your trip to Kauai planned, book a tour with Kauai ATV and visit the Wilcox Tunnel! You get to enjoy a thrilling off-road ATV adventure and get to see some of Kauai’s historical landmarks. Reach out to us or book now so you don’t miss your chance. We look forward to seeing you!

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Our three-hour guided Kauai ATV off road tours include 40 minutes of drive time and take you on 15 miles of gorgeous trails. See beautiful ocean views, movie sites, Wilcox Tunnel, and the Waita Reservoir. Catch and release fishing with traditional bamboo fishing poles ends the tour. Book online!