• Pu`ukohola Heiau

    Pu`ukoholā Heiau

    National Historic Site Hawai'i

Local Restaurants

Food samples from the annual Cultural Festival.

There are several restaurants, a deli and roadside eateries located at Kawaihae (1 mile north of the Park)

Waimea (15 miles east) and the Waikoloa Resorts (15 miles south) have both upscale and fast food restaurants.

Did You Know?

John Young

The British sailor John Young had a very interesting mid-life career change. In 1790 he became stranded on Hawai'i Island on his 46th birthday. He spent the next half of his life in the service of the Kamehameha dynasty and served as a high chief (ali'i nui). He went on to live to the age of 93! More...