Most People Have No Idea This Fascinating Park In Hawaii Even Exists

The Hawaiian Islands are home to fascinating history, remnants of which you can find scattered across our breathtaking island, from famous landmarks to little-known historic places. Known as both the Mauna Lani Historic Park and the Kalahuipua’a Historic Park, this fascinating slice of Hawaiian history is nestled on Hawaii Island’s Kohala Coast near Waikoloa. Despite its gorgeous setting and immense history, few people even know this fascinating park exists. Let’s take a look, shall we?

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Kalahuipua’a Historic Park is located on Hawaii Island’s Kohala Coast, and is open from 6:30 a.m. to 6:30 p.m. Click here for detailed directions. And for another unique slice of history on Hawaii Island, head south to Captain Cook, where you will find Puʻuhonua o Hōnaunau National Historical Park, most commonly known as the “Place of Refuge.”