Makalawena/Pu'u Ali'i, Kailua-Kona

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Beach · Hidden Gem · Nature / Park
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  • Beautiful beach! Soft sand, great snorkeling, shade, and great whale watching. The drive in is a little rough. I made it in with a small compact car but it was touchy. I recommend a truck or suv but.....  more
    Beautiful beach! Soft sand, great snorkeling, shade, and great whale watching. The drive in is a little rough. I made it in with a small compact car but it was touchy. I recommend a truck or suv but.....  more »
  • Great beach for light swimming. Water is a bit rough this time of year but nothing unmanageable. The hike out is about a mile and is more of a walk, would highly recommend wearing sneakers or some... 
    Great beach for light swimming. Water is a bit rough this time of year but nothing unmanageable. The hike out is about a mile and is more of a walk, would highly recommend wearing sneakers or some...  more »

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