Makaha Beach Park
This beautifully arching beach invites you to spread out your towel and spend the day. Except for weekends and big surf days, you’ll...
Out where the waves break furthest offshore are the popular leeward diving spots. Mahaka Caverns has underwater caves at depths of 30ft...
Snorkeling and spinner-dolphin-watching cruises; whale watching seasonally.
Coquitos Latin Cuisine
Inside a breezy green plantation-style house that looks like it belongs in the Caribbean or Key West, this Puerto Rican kitchen has...
Turtle Beach information
Another beautiful, mostly deserted half-mile of sand sits behind the Hawaiian Princess and Makaha Beach Cabana condos. If you’re lucky, you may see green sea turtles in the surf early mornings or late evenings. There are sea caves and rocks they use as a cleaning station offshore. Though the area is protected somewhat by Lahilahi Point to the south, be cautious if you have kids – the beach’s sandy bottom has a quick and steep drop-off.