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Laniakea Beach

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Haleiwa, Oahu, HI 96712
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Luxury Convertible Tour to Oahu's North Shore
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good27%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“sea turtles” (82 reviews)
“beautiful beach” (36 reviews)
“busy road” (9 reviews)
Haleiwa, Oahu, HI 96712
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Didn't see any turtles when I was there, but maybe it's because of when I went (~9:30am). There was plenty of parking across the street, but I can see how it could fill up quickly. It's really dangerous crossing the road, but that's where the...More

Thank rzsandoval
Reviewed 1 week ago

Plenty of places to find sea turtles other than here. It was crowded, parking was awful and unsafe for the kids to cross a busy highway.

Thank Jesse B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Must see: sea turtles. The first time we went, we saw 3! 2 laying on shore and another swimming around the shallow part of the ocean. There were docents/volunteers there protecting the sea turtles. So, you can not go too close or touch them. But,...More

1  Thank Stephanie B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Small beach, no bathroom facilities. Traffic is horrible around here and barely any parking, hard to maneuver in and out. The beach is quite pretty, especially with the green algae on the rocks. It’s not necessarily a beach to hang out all day. We went...More

Thank Humor_meeee
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We walked here from Chun's Reef. It was fun hiking over the lava rocks and we saw 3 Sea turtles. I was surprised when we came upon this big guy resting in the sand. When we got to Laniakea beach we saw another one in...More

Thank Michelle M
Reviewed 8 November 2017

This is another beautiful Hawaiian beach with the added chance of seeing green sea turtles in the waves and on the beach if you are lucky! The day we went, we were incredibly lucky as there were so many in the waves. The waves wash...More

Thank sambaliverbird
Reviewed 7 November 2017 via mobile

Nice beach on the north part of the island! Honestly I love all the beaches on Oahu :) :) Check it out if you are nearby

Thank Martin P
Reviewed 22 October 2017 via mobile

This review is a 4 only for the turtles because they continued to swim even when we said, Come on, turtle ... the sun is nice. The beach is lovely...there is a little cove part here many people were swimming. This would be a great...More

1  Thank Tahoe2
Reviewed 6 October 2017

Our driver brought us here as being the best place to swim with turtles and he was absolutely correct. We brought our own snorkels and spent 60 glorious minutes swimming with dozens of small, medium and large turtles who were completely unfazed by our presence....More

Thank Denise O
Reviewed 16 September 2017 via mobile

What can you say but nature at its best. It is truly breath taking just keep 6 feet away and give the turtles their space. Just he patient and they will come. Nature at its best

Thank Simon P
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Connie S
11 March 2017|
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Response from Hulafille | Reviewed this property |
The turtle guardian said that the turtles are there year round but are more abundant on the beach in summer. The ocean there has high surfs and currents, and swimming there is not recommended. The volunteer said that... More
29 January 2017|
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Response from Kylie P | Reviewed this property |
We went on a day tour that included this beach. We found it easier then having to hire a car and pay for parking.
11 January 2017|
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Response from Mike N | Reviewed this property |
Yes, they only ask that you observe at a comfortable distance and do not impede their direction. Enjoy, it was a very memorable experience.