Hapuna Beach State Recreation Area

Type: Beaches

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Hapuna Beach, nestled between Kawaihae and Puako, is known for being one of the cleanest, most family-friendly beaches on the Big Island. Its smooth, white sands extend far out into the surf, so...  Read More


  • Best for Attractions near Cruise Port Because: Hapuna Beach Park is a gorgeous white sand beach in the dry and sunny part of Kona.
  • Recommended as Best Attractions & Activities Because: Hapuna is a gorgeous beach made of find white sand and is nearly always sunny.
  • Best for Outdoor Activities Because: Hapuna is a perfect beach for long walks, body surfing and barbecuing.
  • Best for Romantic Things to Do Because: As the longest beach on the Big Island, Hapuna offers calm waters, fine what sand, and plenty of space for couples to snorkel and swim.
  • Best for Free Things to Do Because: As one of the island largest and most picturesque beaches, Hapuna is a favorite for locals and visitors alike.

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