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Makapu'u Point, Oahu

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Climb to the easternmost point of the island of Oahu to enjoy the spectacular views from Makapu'u Point. This rocky peak serves as the finish line for many hiking trails and is home to Makapu'u Point Light, a 1909 lighthouse boasting one of the world's largest Fresnel lenses. The perch offers panoramic vistas of the bays on either side, where the waves crash against the rocky cliffs. The rough waves below make for great surfing conditions; alternatively, look out for whales in the surrounding waters. Be aware that the hike out to the point is difficult, and for experienced hikers only. Put Makapu'u Point and other Waimanalo attractions into our Waimanalo trip itinerary maker site , and watch your holiday take shape.
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  • wear water shoes. Not a lot of parking, short walk to water. See tide pools. be careful, rocks can be slippery! (also very sharp) not a beach for swimming.  more »
  • Whale watching spot. 11-since you can see, but this time, unfortunately. In see (crying) but still a beautiful sea, happy ♪ paved the way, easy to walk around. Once in a while pushing a stroller while I'm running. And Japan on the difference between the way there is no fence, so my fear of heights was striding through the middle (lol) bathroom should be noted. Not here. The tree became a postponement because it was going to stop by Chair Pele's spot for the round trip takes about 30 minutes on foot from here was the police station in the preferred state (lol) * end of rock visible in the trees is the Pele of chairs (maybe)
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  • Is accessible, parking available and with a little luck you can see whales. We had no luck;) View was nice anyway. All around there are a few old bunkers from the time of the 2.WW.
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  • There is a way to climb the mountain, beautiful scenery seen from the observation deck, parked in a parking lot and back to parking (there is a way people walked walked to. ) Carefully on the scaffold you will to the pillbox at the top in about 30 minutes. See the best views in the key point key point. Up the family overseas and is safe even for women. The pillbox at the top leaving poin at trails. You can get down the paved road watching the scenery, walk to the parking lot of poin at point of origin. The course takes an hour. If you see the sunrise in the morning from the poin at trail side early in the morning at 5:00 30 there in the General beauty of the landscape until the sun rises 6:00 in the past comes to the top, have arrived in the past, Sun. If you see the poin at trails Asahi poin at points come and go during the day enjoy poin at trail
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  • The location is fantastic!
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