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

4.7
#3 of 10 in Beaches in Kailua-Kona
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  • We hiked down to the beach, it's a pretty easy hike, took us about an hour or less to get back. Nice waves to play in. I went snorkeling which was hard since the sea was rough, but still managed to se...  more »
  • The drive out is entertaining, surprised to see regular rental cars making the trip... possible but not advisable. A truck or jeep is preferred for the drive to the parking area. The hike itself is ma...  more »
  • Loved this Beach. You have the fabulous white Beach with trees for shade if needed. Hiking trails are great and easy  more »
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