• The Sacred Hale o Keawe Heiau Protects the Pu'uhonua

    Pu`uhonua O Hōnaunau

    National Historical Park Hawai'i

Animals

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?

hala tree

Did you know the the puhala tree is an important tree in Hawai'i? Its leaves can be woven into bowls, baskets and mats.