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Kahalu’u Beach Park Page 2
(a/k/a Turtle Beach, Snorkel Beach)

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Kahalu'u Snorkel Beach Kailua Kona Hawaii

Kahaluu / Snorkel / Turtle Beach in Kailua Kona Hawaii
Picnic tables, BBQ and shade.

Kahaluu / Snorkel / Turtle Beach in Kailua Kona Hawaii
Morning sun = good snorkeling visibility
and uncrowded beach.

Kahalu'u Snorkel Beach Kailua Kona Hawaii Kahalu'u Snorkel Beach Kailua Kona Hawaii

Enjoy the sea turtles here that can grow to 2+ feet.

Touching or disturbing them = $5000 fine and jail time!

Kahalu'u Snorkel Beach Kailua Kona Hawaii
At the south end of the park, children love to explore these tide pools for sea creatures. ADULTS- Be cautious of the slippery green moss on the rocks.

Kahalu'u Snorkel Beach Kailua Kona Hawaii

Experienced snorkelers can explore beyond
this point to the South.

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Scenic St. Peter's church is just North of the beach.
The tiny church is popular for weddings.

Kahalu'u Snorkel Beach Kailua Kona Hawaii
There are shady areas for redheads to read.

Kahaluu snorkel beach kona
One of several entries to the water.

Kahalu'u Snorkel Beach Kailua Kona Hawaii

Locals call this "Kid's Beach".
Bring an aquarium fish net - $3 at discount stores.

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Bring a picnic and cooler. A lunch truck often sells food and beverages.

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Surf lesson vans park in this area.

Kahaluu / Snorkel / Turtle Beach in Kailua Kona Hawaii
The parking lot fills up fast. Come early or
wait a few minutes for a spot.
Additional parking along the road.

Kahaluu / Snorkel / Turtle Beach in Kailua Kona Hawaii

Directions: Kahalu'u is on Ali'i Drive 5 miles South of the Kona pier, and 1 mile North of Keauhou.

 

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