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Hapuna Beach State Recreation Area
#5 of 11 things to do in Puako
Hapuna Beach has white sand beach, so amazing, family friendly, kids will definetely love building sand castles, such a beautiful spot for picnics, very romantic, and extremely clean!
a wonderful and easy to access beach that is sunny more than 300 days per year, surf is mild and the water is shallow so it is perfect for families
King Kayak Hawaii
#1 of 11 things to do in Puako
He took some beautiful photos of our family kayaking with his waterproof camera as well, providing us with some great memories of the trip.
We will definitely recommend to our family members and friends.
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Puako Bay
#6 of 11 things to do in Puako
The turtles come close to the volcanic overflows so this is a great area for children to spot turtles.
It is one of my favorite spots to swim and snorkel and great for families.
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Liquid Hawaii
#3 of 11 things to do in Puako
Matt Ferino is the best guide you can ask for: extremely knowledgable, relaxed, great with kids, fun, good conversation.
Smaller boat with more intimate feel (we booked the entire boat), more attentive service - guides were in the water with us, and very attentive to our children - ensuring that they had a great time, and by relievi...
Mauna Lani Sea Adventures
#4 of 11 things to do in Puako
... some snorkelling with our twins who had just turned 4. We found Mauna Lani Sea Adventures and their trip was perfect for our needs, it was short (3 hours), had shaded areas on the boat and was family friendly.
The crew, especially Captain Don, were amazing and great with all aboard, adults and children.
LightSUP Hawaii
#7 of 11 things to do in Puako
Kelly, along with her mother, is an amazing host who made us feel like family giving us the local scoop and setting up a post-paddle breakfast with hot coffee, juice and fruit from the farmers market including som...
Bringing young children and college age kids to one spot and being able to have a fun experience is unigue they met the challenge!
Dolphin Quest Waikoloa 5.1 mi away
#1 of 13 things to do in Waikoloa
Both kids (9 & 7) absolutely loved their time learning about the Dolphins then playing with them, kissing, cuddling, feeding etc. the trainer, Megan, was awesome and so patient with the kids.
It was an amazing experience I just wish it was less expensive so more people could enjoy it The kids loved it, the dolphins are very well trained the trainers were very professional and the resort is an amazing p...
Mauna Kea Beach Island of Hawaii, HI 2.1 mi away
#15 of 372 things to do in Island of Hawaii
Nice waves makes it perfect for kids to surf or boogie board.
Great for kids and adults alike.
Waialea Beach Waimea, HI 0.6 mi away
#2 of 23 things to do in Waimea
This is the beach with ample shade, practically wind free, and on the north tip you'll find a perfect bit of sandy beach access for kids to play in.
This place was really neat - it had plenty of shade and was definitely family friendly.
Anaehoomalu Waikoloa 5.5 mi away
#3 of 13 things to do in Waikoloa
Family friendly, great place for kids to snorkel, and even better to walk along the great sand of the north side to see turtles or walk the path back to the Waikoloa Hilton.
Wonderful old trees nearby that make great props and background for family photos.
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49 Black Sand Beach Waikoloa 4.6 mi away
#2 of 13 things to do in Waikoloa
Loved this quaint little beach.. surrounded by coconut trees and clean ocean breeze... Parking and entry is free.. Beach is tiny and the rocks on the other side has tiny crabs roaming.. its a delight for kids and...
Great place for a family event, relaxing by the water and a chance to see amazing sea turtles that sit right next to you.
Hamakua Macadamia Nut Co Kawaihae, HI 5.1 mi away
#4 of 18 things to do in Kawaihae
We also sampled many flavors of the nuts and they also had 100% Kona coffee to sample as well got some great gifts to take back to family and friends.
Great spot to visit for an hour or so...Video explains the harvesting and processing of the Macadamia Nut...Samples and all sorts of gifts for consumption and taking home to family & friends...
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Puukohola National Historic Park Kawaihae, HI 4.3 mi away
#5 of 18 things to do in Kawaihae
... Very happy we've stopped here and highly recommend especially for travelers like us that want to learn a bit about Hawaii, it's history and traditions on short visit that would also keep young kids happy.
Family trip
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Spencer Beach Park Waimea, HI 3.5 mi away
#4 of 23 things to do in Waimea
There are ample BBQs and the sea is gentle and perfect for toddlers and small children.
Close to a Historic park, Pu'ukohola Heiau, Spencers Beach has good bathrooms, BBQ facilities, had both sun and shade, good for families with it shallow waters.
Pu'ukohola Heiau Kawaihae, HI 3.4 mi away
#6 of 18 things to do in Kawaihae
The mobile phone guided tour was great, and the short walk around the site is easy and was suitable for our young children (ages 5 and 7).
They have exhibits for the kid and you can borrow binoculars to spot whales.
The Shops At Mauna Lani Waikoloa 3.1 mi away
#4 of 13 things to do in Waikoloa
The stores itself was ok, but clearly, the free attraction creates foot traffic, and we indulged with ice cream for the kids, and additional souvenirs for our family.
Mauna Lani Historic Park Island of Hawaii, HI 3.2 mi away
#136 of 372 things to do in Island of Hawaii
If you are not Hawaiian, you can only see it from outside, but cannot enter the heiau, the place is still considered sacred and used nowadays by local families for religious ceremonies.
Waikoloa Petroglyph Preserve Waikoloa 5.1 mi away
#5 of 13 things to do in Waikoloa
Both kids and adults found it very enjoyable our guide was excellent.
Family friendly and located in Mauna Lani so you can grab a bite to eat afterwards.