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Honaunau Bay, Honaunau

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Immerse yourself in the beauty of Hawaiian nature, both underwater and on land, at Honaunau Bay. The tropical beach is famous for its easy water access provided by the eroded volcanic rock known as the Two Steps. The bay's clear water and abundant coral wildlife make it one of the state's prime destinations for snorkeling and scuba diving. Encounters with friendly dolphins and sea turtles are very common in the bay. Keep in mind that the beach has limited parking; arrive early to find a good spot. To visit Honaunau Bay on your holiday in Honaunau, and find out what else Honaunau has to offer, use our Honaunau vacation trip planner.
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  • Honaunau Bay is historical and not just for snorkeling. Have fun in the water but remember it has historic Hawaiian significance too which should be respected. A beautiful place to visit.  more »
  • lava rock is sticky and footing is easy until you get to that first step of two step. Butt your way down or take the chance of slipping on the algae slick rock. snorkeling is the best on the island an...  more »
  • I am new to snorkeling and I was blow away by "two-step" beach. The parking is limited but well worth the $5 we paid to park in someones private lot across from the beach. The is no wadding in - watch...  more »