Most People Don’t Know These 10 Hidden Gems In Hawaii Even Exist

From beautiful black, green, and red sand beaches to otherworldly caves and lava formations, the Hawaiian Islands are positively chock-full of magnificent hidden gems just waiting to be uncovered. In fact, you could spend a lifetime exploring Hawaii’s eight main islands and never run out of new places to discover. But, just in case you’re not sure where to start, these 9 hidden gems in Hawaii are just waiting to be discovered.

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Have you ever experienced any of these unique destinations? What hidden gems in Hawaii would you like us to write about next? Tell us your favorite spots in the Aloha State, then check out our previous article to discover even more incredible spots to visit: “Shhh… These 15 Hidden Places Are Hawaii’s Best Kept Secrets.”

Address: Kula, HI 96790, USA
Address: Kuhio Hwy, Kapa?a, HI 96746, USA
Address: 34793 Piilani Hwy, Hana, HI 96713, USA
Address: Portlock, Hawaii Kai, HI 96825, USA
Address: Ni‘ihau, Hawaii 96769, USA
Address: 2420 Halelaau Pl, Honolulu, HI 96816, USA
Address: Pipiwai Trail, Hana, HI 96713, USA
Address: 4425 Lawai Rd, Koloa, HI 96756, USA
Address: Poelua Bay, Wailuku, HI 96793, USA
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Hidden Gems In The Aloha State

May 18, 2020

What are the most unique things to do in Hawaii?

From snorkeling near a partially-submerged volcanic crater off the coast of Maui to walking through a steam forest near one of the world’s most active volcanoes and everything in between, the Aloha State is home to countless incredible activities and destinations you won’t find anywhere else in the world.

Which hidden gems in Hawaii should I visit?

That depends almost entirely on what you’re interested in. Outdoor enthusiasts and hikers will love these 12 underrated hikes, while these 12 secret beaches are sure to impress anyone who prefers lounging on the beach to lacing up your hiking boots. No matter what you enjoy, when you thought you’ve done everything there is to do in Hawaii, these 14 activities are perfect.

Where can I go in Hawaii that only the locals know about? 

For every tourist destination in the Hawaiian Islands, you’ll find at least one incredible hidden gem. From sea caves hidden along Kauai’s Na Pali Coast to magical gems hiding within the Big Island’s Hawaii Volcanoes National Park, these 15 Hidden Places In Hawaii Only Locals Know About are always worthy of a visit — whether you’re enjoying your first trip to the islands or have lived here your entire life.

Address: Kula, HI 96790, USA
Address: Kuhio Hwy, Kapa?a, HI 96746, USA
Address: 34793 Piilani Hwy, Hana, HI 96713, USA
Address: Portlock, Hawaii Kai, HI 96825, USA
Address: Ni‘ihau, Hawaii 96769, USA
Address: 2420 Halelaau Pl, Honolulu, HI 96816, USA
Address: Pipiwai Trail, Hana, HI 96713, USA
Address: 4425 Lawai Rd, Koloa, HI 96756, USA
Address: Poelua Bay, Wailuku, HI 96793, USA