Makalawena/Pu'u Ali'i, Kailua-Kona

4.7
#3 of 10 in Beaches in Kailua-Kona
Beach · Hidden Gem · Nature / Park
Makalawena/Pu'u Ali'i is located in Kailua-Kona. For travelers who use our international travel planner, Kailua-Kona holidays become easier to arrange, with trips to the Makalawena/Pu'u Ali'i and other attractions mapped out and timetabled.
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  • Be prepared for a hike over the lava flows to reach this beautiful beach. The drive is very bumpy so drive very slow. The hike keeps the crowds way, beautiful sand,swimming is safe as long as the...  more »
  • Can't believe we didn't make it out here until our very last day! Had we only known! The road is really rough, and takes 20 minutes or so from the highway, so pack a full picnic lunch. There are...  more »

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