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Hanauma Bay Nature Preserve

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“hanauma bay”(2,925 reviews)
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A perfect snorkeling spot.
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Honolulu, Oahu, HI 96825-2005
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Lots to explore. Recommend researching the tides before you go. We went early in the morning so the tide was still higher. We were able to swim over most of the reef. But by the time we left it was getting very tight in some spots to swim over the reef. It was cold in the
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It is closed on Tuesdays. It is a beautiful place but it is crowded which ruins it for us. I suggest you bring your own snorkel equipment so you don't have to rent it, you can buy them at ABC
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The beach was very clean and crowd was very reasonable. Awesome place for snorkeling even if you are not very confident with your swimming skill. The shallow snorkeling will show you a lot of the rich marine life at this site.
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very nice, have to get there early - we hired a car and went out in-time for opening. which meant we got a parking space and a great spot on the beach. it packs out very fast with people. be sure to have reef safe sunscreen - DO NOT STEP ON THE CORAL.
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Here, I had the best snorkeling experience ever! There were many colorful fishes and a monkseal! It is also a great sort for beginners because there are almost no waves and the water is not very deep. I suggest to walk further to the sides of the beach because most people
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