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

    Pu`uhonua O Hōnaunau

    National Historical Park Hawai'i

Outdoor Activities

Take a self-guided walking tour of the Royal Grounds and Puuhonua and take a walk back in time. Avid hikers may opt to head for the park back-country trails to view historic agricultural sites that give clues into the way Hawaiians once lived and prospered here. Fishing and picnicking can be enjoyed at the picnic area.

Did You Know?


Did you know that traditional Hawaiian masonry is both dry-set and non-dressed? This means that it uses no mortar to bind stones together and that the stones are not shaped. Stones are meticulously fitted and locked into place using the natural porous nature of the lava rock.