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Address: Maui, HI
Phone Number: 8084640840
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Amazing scuba diving!

While it is a bit of a trek to get to the water in all your gear, this is an amazing beach for diving! The coral is beautiful and there are lots of neat areas to explore. The... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 30, 2015
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Sherwood Park, Canada

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Sherwood Park, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2015 NEW

While it is a bit of a trek to get to the water in all your gear, this is an amazing beach for diving! The coral is beautiful and there are lots of neat areas to explore. The bay has some of the best fish life on the islan and it is very cool to find yourself in the middle... More 

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Wixom, Michigan, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2015 NEW

Stunning views. Also known as Slaughterhouse Beach by the locals. Pure, aquamarine waters, sandy beach set off with lava to the sides. Have a blown knee so will say, walk down a bit challenging. About 200 steps then hop across rocks to the beach.

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Bloomsburg, Pennsylvania, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2015 NEW

Parking is difficult, long walk in, but well worth it. We walked way out the right side of the bay, climbing along the rocks the whole way out, but this was the best location to snorkel. Tons of hard coral, good fish and eels. the only turtle we say was on the left (south/west) side of the bay but I... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2015 NEW

My hubby and I traveled here up from Kihei and it was well worth the snorkling rental and the 45 minute drive. There were schools of fish swimming all around us and laying on the sea floor. Tons of beautiful coral lined the bay. We arrived too late to see the turtles but they were spotted grabbing a snack earlier... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2015 NEW

We saw a sea turtle. Enough said. But in case you want more, I'll mention the gorgeous path on the way there, the calm bay, and the amazing coral and other sea life to the right hand side. Best place we've ever snorkeled.

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Eagan, Minnesota
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2015 NEW

Make sure you get there early to get a parking spot - and before the bay gets too busy - preferably before 8 am for the best experience.This is not a beach area - just snorkeling - no sandy beach

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2015

A beautiful place to snorkel. The trail in to the beach is walking through a tropical forest - amazing. If you like to see lots of colorful fish an coral, try this place.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2015

It's a great place to stop if you have young kids and want to do a flat "jungle hike". Otherwise, I can't figure out why anyone would stay for the day.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2015

We stopped here after our trip to the blowhole. There wasn't a lot of parking but someone is always leaving. My wife and I loved all of the beautiful trees and we even found some mangoes. There were even some picnic tables to eat at. After ten minutes you are at the bay and it's time to snorkel. It's a... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2015

We have always loved the snorkeling at Honolua. The water is clear, the coral - especially further out - is in pretty good shape, and all kinds of fish and occasional turtles are in view. However, after several years of hiking in and entering the bay from the shoreline, we have given that up, and depending on entry from tour... More 

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Address: Maui, HI
Phone Number: 8084640840
Location: United States  >  Hawaii (HI)  >  Maui

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