Wailua Municipal Golf Course
This 18-hole, par-72 course, designed by former head pro Toyo Shirai, is one of Hawaii's top-ranked municipal golf courses. Plan ahead...
Lydgate Beach Park
A narrow stretch of windswept blond sand strewn with driftwood can entertain restless kids of all ages, all afternoon. There's generally...
In the sacred Waimea River Valley, the Hikinaʻakala Heiau (Rising of the Sun Temple) sits south of the Wailua River mouth, which is...
If you’ve never seen Rodgers and Hammerstein’s South Pacific and you appreciate musicals, it’s worth your while to catch this ongoing...
Wailua Bay information
Despite its natural beauty, this sandy bay is generally a ‘drive-by’ attraction. The water is typically too rough for swimming, although a summer surf break towards the south draws locals and surf students. The sweeping stretch of sand is nice for walking but its location at the heavily trafficked Wailua Bridge makes the beach annoyingly visible and noisy.