Plan Your Visit

The trail is flanked by two large ahu
The trail is flanked by two large ahu, or stacked rock mounds.


The trail can be unofficially accessed through sections within the four National Parks on the Island of Hawai'i including Hawai'i Volcanoes National Park, Puuhonua o Hōnaunau National Historical Park, Koloko-Honokohau National Historical Park, and Pu'ukohola Heiau National Historic Site. Click on the above links to plan a safe and enjoyable visit to Ala Kahakai National Historic Trail.

The section of the trail managed under Hawaii State Na Ala Hele is open for public use. This section of trail is located between Pu'ukoholā Heiau National Historic Site and ‘Anaeho‘omalu Bay, south of Waikoloa Resorts. Further information is available through Na Ala Hele.

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Last updated: October 18, 2017

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Ala Kahakai National Historic Trail
73-4786 Kanalani Street, #14

Kailua-Kona , HI 96740


(808) 217-0307

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