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

    Pu`uhonua O Hōnaunau

    National Historical Park Hawai'i

Wildlife Viewing

The park provides the opportunity to spot some of the unique wildlife found in Hawaii. Along the shore, you can watch for green sea turtles and may be lucky enough to spot one basking in the sun. Coastal birds may be seen feeding along the rocky coastlines, and you may even glimpse our native bat feeding over the water at sunset.

Did You Know?

coconut tree

Did you know that the coconut tree was an important resource in Hawai'i? It served as a source of food and water, material for building and rope making, and was made into drums. Cutting down the coconut grove of another person's was considered an act of war.