• Pu`ukohola Heiau

    Pu`ukoholā Heiau

    National Historic Site Hawai'i

Things To Do

A woman paddles a double-hulled canoe

A visitor enjoying a double-hulled canoe ride at the Park's annual Hawaiian Cultural Festival.

NPS

Interpretive Programs

Walking Tours
Ranger Talks
Living History Tour
Cell Phone Audio Tour
Cultural Demonstrations
Educational Tours

Children's Programs

Junior Ranger Programs
Scout Ranger Programs

Special Programs

Cultural Demonstration of Hawaiian Crafts are offered at various times throughout the year. - Call for times and details
Annual Hawaiian Cultural Festival

Safety
For your safety stay on the trails and do not climb on archaeological structures. If you are not physically fit and dressed properly, do not attempt the hike.

Did You Know?

Pu'ukohola Heiau

Many of the stones on Pu'ukohola Heiau are believed to have come from Pololu Valley. It is believed that Kamehameha and his men formed a human chain approximately 25 miles long and passed the stones one person to another all the way to the temple site.