"A gem! A true family business, spectacularly delicious gourmet lunch, and a deep dive into the incredible world of Vanilla!" -- MelanieBHess on Tripadvisor
Come experience the magic with a vanilla inspired luncheon and walking tour through our vanilla vines at our Hawaiian vineyard. You'll learn about our cultivation process and rich history while enjoying our homemade vanilla offerings—check out our menu below.
Wear comfortable walking shoes and in cooler months bring a light windbreaker or sweater.
How long does the tour last?
The luncheon and tour takes about two hours. The tour itself takes about an hour.
How do I get there?
Directions from the Kohala Coast Resorts/Kona: Drive northeast to Waimea taking Highway 19 east through town towards Honoka’a, noticing the mile markers on the side of the road. Turn right after mile marker 37 onto Pohakea Road. Climb three miles staying to your right. We are the bright yellow building on the left.
Directions from Hilo: Take Highway 19 North towards Honokaa noticing the mile markers on the side of the road. Just past mile marker #36, slow down and make a sharp left onto Pohakea Road.
Directions from Pohakea Road: Follow Pohakea Road for about 3 miles, then bear right at the first junction. You are now on Paauilo Mauka Road. Travel through a small grove of trees, then cross over the bridge and drive past the Shell gas pump. The bright yellow Vanilla Mill is located another 1,000 yards further on your left.