From the majestic Humpback whale crossing offshore in the winter months, to the small opae (shrimp) grazing on the algae in the brackish ponds, you'll the opportunity to spot an amazing variety of creatures within our park.
Did You Know?
Did you know that Kamehameha I died in 1819? Soon after his death, the kapu system and old religions of Hawai'i were discontinued. The sanctuary at Pu'uhonua o Hōnaunau is the only preserved refuge site that you can visit today.