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Laniakea Beach

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Address: Haleiwa, Oahu, HI 96712
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Rated one of the best beaches in the world. Yes it is pretty and the water is crystal clear but Ive visited nicer beaches. Water on all Hawaiian beaches is beautiful. Its a bit of... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
Margie M
Townsville, Queensland, Australia
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Not sure if it was the time of year, time of day, or just the fact that there were so many people (there were 2 tour groups there when we got there), but there were only 2 turtles, both in the water. It's a very pretty spot, but super rocky, so you can't enjoy the beach, it's just to see... More 

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Townsville, Queensland, Australia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Rated one of the best beaches in the world. Yes it is pretty and the water is crystal clear but Ive visited nicer beaches. Water on all Hawaiian beaches is beautiful. Its a bit of a trek to get there if you don't have a car. Easy walking from Kaihua though. I can now say that Ive visited the beach... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Incredible views both land and sea. Crystal clear water. Very relaxing. Fun to watch kite surfers and the dogs running along beach. Water is definitely colder than water in Waikiki

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

The most beautiful beach in Oahu! Can be a little windy but who cares when you're surrounded by perfect sand and the bluest of water. If you're on Oahu visit this beach!

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 30, 2016 via mobile

This beach is home to the green sea turtles. It is a very popular beach for people to see up close these magnificent creatures. Please respect the turtle's space and obey the docents on hand. Be careful crossing the busy highway.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 27, 2016

Its a bit tricky to locate Laniakea Beach but as you are approaching it -- a bit past the town of Haleiwa, you will notice plenty of cars parked on the right side of the road. f you can locate a space, park your car here if you would like to see sea turtles in action here. Walk across the... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 24, 2016 via mobile

Go in the afternoon from about 1 pm. We got there a bit early in the morning and no turtles in sight. We didn't have anywhere to be so we went for a drive and a swim at another location before returning in the afternoon to be rewarded with a big beautiful sea turtle resting on the sand. The volunteers... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 24, 2016

Spend the morning at this beach it was stunning and it big so it doesn't feel overcrowded. I loved it.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 22, 2016 via mobile

... if you're parking at the lot in Laniakea Beach then you will have to walk kind of a mile towards Haleiwa... there for sure you will find the old guy turtles chilling at the beach (and it is not that full of people) Don't get to close to the turtles, respect their space! They are not an attraction; they... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 15, 2016 via mobile

This place was amazing! We couldn't believe our eyes as we watched these huge turtles swim a shore. We were supposed to snorkel with the turtles however the surf was very rough and unsafe, however we were still happy to see so many turtles. This is a must see for all ages. A lot of tourists tried to get very... More 

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