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“#1 Beach in Hawaii...maybe in the world” 5 of 5 bubbles
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Lanikai Beach
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Mokulua Islands Full-Day Guided Kayak Tour from Kailua Beach
Ranked #2 of 38 things to do in Kailua
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“#1 Beach in Hawaii...maybe in the world”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 19, 2005

this is the most underrated beach i have ever visited in my life....although it is narrow in some parts...the view is amazing...the water is crystal clear....the sand is incredibly fine...and the best part is....ITS NEVER CROWDED!!!

if you visit Oahu, forget going to Waikiki beach...the sand is course....theres trash here and there....its always crowded...and it feels like you lying on a paved parking lot!...Drive the 30 minutes to Lanikai or take The Bus...route 72 goes right into the village of Lanikai...trust me you wont be sorry you went

I also recommend renting kayacks and traveling out to the two small islands just off the coast

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