Punalu'u Black Sand Beach

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75-788 Ninole Loop Rd, Pāhala, HI 96777
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  • "Look for the sea turtles on the beach. But don't get to close." (6 tips)
  • "... sure to keep at least 18 feet from them." (2 tips)
  • Lauren D.

    I like turtles

    Lauren D. · March 29, 2011
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  • Whitney H.

    Look for the sea turtles on the beach. But don't get to close.

    Whitney H. · February 28, 2010
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  • Evan[Bu]

    Give the sea turtles their space, don't steal the sand, and take plenty of photos. Those are the rules. Learn 'em, know 'em, live 'em...

    Evan[Bu] · January 24, 2012
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  • Dan K.

    Turtles are often seen here resting on the warm beach heads. Be sure to keep at least 18 feet from them.

    Dan K. · April 26, 2010
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  • Kristy T.

    Great place to see tons of sea turtles!! Just please be sure to leave these beautiful creatures alone! : )

    Kristy T. · June 24, 2011
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  • LuAnn K.

    The black sand is beautiful!

    LuAnn K. · September 12, 2013
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  • Eri F.

    Nice place to see!

    Eri F. · August 7, 2013
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  • Eri F.

    Really black sand!

    Eri F. · August 7, 2013
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  • Nikonov I.

    Too many stones. Really hard to swim especially if you don't want the stones to hurt you.

    Nikonov I. · April 3, 2013
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  • Michael S.

    Love the Beach here !!!

    Michael S. · March 9, 2013
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  • Hiedi C.

    Best basaltic black sand beach on the island.

    Hiedi C. · November 23, 2012
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  • Jana J.

    Make sure you walk around and look by the rocks for turtles

    Jana J. · June 10, 2012
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  • Chandra

    Always have a jacket with you on this island. You never know when it is going to get cool.

    Chandra · November 8, 2011
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  • David M.

    Water is a little cold. Good turtle viewing

    David M. · December 30, 2009
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  • Deb

    Cute snack bar with unique souvenirs.

    Deb · 2 weeks ago
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  • Alexander P.

    Keep your eyes peeled for the turtles that frequent the beach but keep your distance.

    Alexander P. · March 16
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  • @drhiphop

    Turtles the size of the ninja turtles just chilling on the sand

    @drhiphop · February 16
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  • Sigrid B.

    Best black sand beach ever and love seeing turtles

    Sigrid B. · December 14, 2013
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  • Nadra A.

    Turtles everywhere!

    Nadra A. · November 19, 2013
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  • Susan M B.

    look for the honus sunning themselves in the surf

    Susan M B. · September 23, 2013
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  • S C.

    Great place to observe turtles. The water's tad chilly to swim and there're ants so keep an eye on your food.

    S C. · September 15, 2013
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  • Tiffany R.

    Sea turtles!

    Tiffany R. · May 27, 2013
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  • William F.

    This was really cool. The sand doesn't stick to you. Saw two turtles.

    William F. · March 19, 2013
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  • Trevella W.

    Great spot to view sea turtles :)

    Trevella W. · February 8, 2012
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  • cj p.

    Look for the turtles

    cj p. · September 8, 2011
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  • Kelsey L.

    Beautiful views!

    Kelsey L. · August 26, 2011
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  • Evelyn V.

    Please STAY AWAY FROM TURTLES! 18 feet! Dont touch! Is not hard to do ppl!

    Evelyn V. · April 9, 2011
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  • Rob R.

    If u r hungry go to green sand cafe in punaluu

    Rob R. · January 12, 2011
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  • Glenn F.

    Snorkel out a bit and play with the sea turtles.

    Glenn F. · January 9, 2011
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