Paleaku Gardens


  • 7 acres of lush tropical botanical gardens
  • Ocean views and open vistas
  • Unique Galaxy Garden is 100-foot outdoor model of the Milky Way, mapped in living plants and flowers and based on current astrophysical data
  • View ancient Hawaiian petroglyphs (800 years old)
  • Walk a labyrinth
  • Explore walking paths to shaded sitting places
  • Gift shop features local artists, coffee tastings, and macadamia nuts and fruits grown in the gardens



Paleaku Gardens Peace Sanctuary
83-5401 Painted Church Road
Captain Cook, HI 96704


Tuesday - Saturday, 9 am - 4 pm

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Hawaii Big Island Revealed Guidebook:

We’ve never seen someone do so much with only 7 acres. An amazingly tranquil and serene setting for those looking for a calm, cerebral experience.

Lonely Planet Guidebook:

A unique, peaceful place. Staggeringly impressive Galaxy Garden.

  • Non-profit organization whose mission is to offer facilities and programs that promote peace and harmony within individuals and communities
  • Family-run for over 4 decades
Terms and Conditions
  • An individual voucher must be used in a single visit
  • No cash back given for any unused portion
  • Sales tax not charged except for anything purchased beyond the voucher
  • Expires 1 month after issuance