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Kaloko-Honokohau National Historical Park

73-4786 Kanalani St, #14, Kailua-Kona, Island of Hawaii, HI 96740-2600
+1 808-329-6881
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Kona Tour: Coffee Plantation, Kealakekua Bay, Kaloko-Honokohau Park and Bee Farm
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“sea turtles” (82 reviews)
“fish trap” (25 reviews)
“visitor center” (51 reviews)
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73-4786 Kanalani St, #14, Kailua-Kona, Island of Hawaii, HI 96740-2600
+1 808-329-6881
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This beach, a favorite of locals, is really nice. White sand, lots of shade, and as a national park, one of the few beaches that welcome dogs, on a leash of course. Not much sandy bottom, but lots of tide pools and regular visits by...More

Thank Richard F
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Kaloko Honokohau starts on the north side of the Honokohau Boat Harbor with beaches, fish ponds and foot trails for about 2 miles along the coat line. Please bring your own food, water and no littering allowed. Limited restrooms are available.

Thank Clyde T
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Small visitors center. There's a small trail around the visitors center. From the other side of the parking lot, there a trail to the beach area. Wear sturdy shoes and bring water. The trail starts out as gravel but will turn to lava about half-way....More

Thank LAB20
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Saw turtle, breathtaking views and one of the most amazing historic parks, with history that is fascinating.

Thank oscarandrafikismom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We didn't plan on stopping here, but glad we did. We were returning from a coffee tour and saw this was nearby and thought we would quickly stop and check it out. Stopped at the small visitors center and talked the friendly staff and caught...More

Thank Hendersongal
Reviewed 15 September 2017

This park has a brand new Visitor’s Center. Stop there first to get a map. The Petroglyph circuit is not interesting (go to Wailokoa Petroglyphs in North Kohala instead). Note that the other trails have NO shade at all, so wear a hat and bring...More

Thank FarmerRK
Reviewed 11 September 2017

A lot of people call this "Two-Step" because you take 2 steps off the lava rock and you are in deep water. Great snorkeling with lots of colorful fish and turtles. It is a drive, not because it's that far away, but the road is...More

Thank SRPatro
Reviewed 29 August 2017 via mobile

Our son whom is a history major wanted to see this. It was small area but the welcome park ranger center was great. The parks signage was very informative

Thank Lendel B
Reviewed 27 August 2017

Visited this National Historic spot and enjoyed reading the informative posts along the way. Easy to access and interesting.

Thank jfox55
Reviewed 13 August 2017 via mobile

lots to learn from hands on activities and replica of tools and toys. kids did the park ranger book and got the badges. the part of the park that has the fish pond has beautiful beaches.

Thank Raihan K
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Mark I
25 July 2017|
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Response from pikake1 | Reviewed this property |
Yes, you can snorkel there
Debbie T
18 May 2017|
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Response from jo m | Reviewed this property |
I don't know. We had a hire car.
Thomas H
7 September 2016|
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Response from Shelley P | Reviewed this property |
We parked at the end of the marina. It is a short walk to the beach where the turtles are. On that trail is a fork, take the left one.