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Pele's Chair

Kalanianaole Highway, Oahu, HI
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Ranked #108 of 243 Attractions in Oahu
Type: Reefs, Outdoors
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Type: Reefs, Outdoors
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Winston Salem
Senior Contributor
22 reviews 22 reviews
7 attraction reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2014

This place is absolutely beautiful. We had such fun hanging out near the water and snorkeling. We hiked down to the left (about a 45 minute hike which you need tennis shoes for) to the tide pools which were breathtaking. There were some neat fish to see in the tide pools as well. If you like water, you could spend... More 

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singapore siglap
4 reviews 4 reviews
3 attraction reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2014

It was the highlight of our trip. It was rather quiet, compared to Waikiki. The water is super clear and calm. You feel like you're part of the sea without being battered by the huge waves. Best to drive up tho. The nearest bus is quite a walk, from Sea life Park. Worth making that trip.

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Loma Linda, California
18 reviews 18 reviews
16 attraction reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2013

The path to Pele's chair comes right off the path to Makapuu lighthouse. You go down into a trail within the grass and follow it all the way to a beach clearing. There were only a couple other people there so it's a pretty nice beach if you wanna get away from crowded areas. If you walk into the ocean,... More 

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Kailua, Hawaii
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142 reviews 142 reviews
75 attraction reviews
63 helpful votes 63 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 27, 2011

This is where the local resident go and most tourist can't find it.

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