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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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  • Very interesting cultural place. Learn about the local people and their culture. Beautiful views of ocean. 
  • This small cove, also known as 2-step, provide free, drive-up snorkeling. The down side is that there is no shower or changing rooms. But it's free, no complaint at all. The snorkeling condition was e...  more »
  • Also known as "Two-step" because of the lava steps that are used to enter and exit the water. It's not quite the "perfect" snorkelling spot as there are no facilities at the site, and there is some oc...  more »