Natural Feature in Keauhou Resort Area

End of the World

This Mordor-esque lava plain of jagged ʻaʻa rock that crinkles to the deep blue coast then drops steeply into the ocean, lives up to its name. To get here, look for a trailhead to the water at the end of Aliʻi...

Beach in Keauhou Resort Area

Kahaluʻu Beach Park

Whether young or old, triathlete or couch potato, everyone appreciates the island's most easy-to-access (and admittedly busy) snorkeling spot. Protected by an ancient breakwater (which, according to legend, was...

Farm in Keauhou Resort Area

Original Hawaiian Chocolate Factory

A must for chocolate fans, these one-hour farm tours detail how Hawaiian chocolate is grown, harvested, processed and packaged, followed by chocolate sampling and sales. Hours vary; book tours by phone or email...

Archaeological Site in Keauhou Resort Area

Kahuluʻu Manowai

On the former grounds of the Outrigger Keauhou Beach Resort, just south of Kahaluʻu Beach Park, three restored heiau (temples) and ancient Hawaiian petroglyphs are the centerpiece of a planned outdoor education...

Church in Keauhou Resort Area

St Peter by the Sea

St Peter by the Sea

Ever popular for weddings, the much-photographed 'Little Blue Church' practically sits in Kahuluʻu Bay. Made of clapboard in the 1880s, with a corrugated-tin roof, the church was moved here from Magic (White)...

Nature Center in Keauhou Resort Area

Kahaluʻu Bay Education Center

Located by Kahalu‘u Bay beach, Kahalu‘u Bay Education Center (KBEC) is a family-friendly educational center that provides teaching and instruction on both snorkeling and 'reef etiquette' – the proper way to...

Harbor in Keauhou Resort Area

Keauhou Bay

Many tour cruises launch from the small pier at this protected bay. While not worth going out of your way for, the small beach, picnic tables and sand volleyball courts bring out locals. Facilities include...

Gallery in Keauhou Resort Area

Keauhou Kahaluʻu Heritage Center

This unstaffed cultural center showcases a few small exhibits on native Hawaiian culture, with a focus on temple building, cultivation, fishing, and holua, the ancient Hawaiian sport of lava-rock sledding, which...