17 Hawaii Landscapes That Prove It’s Not All About The Ocean

The Hawaiian Islands are known around the world for their pristine beaches in a variety of striking colors and the crystalline turquoise waves that crash against the shore. After all, the islands are home to approximately 750 miles of stunning coastline and countless magnificent beaches. And while Hawaii’s beaches are absolutely breathtaking, it’s what you’ll find inland that really makes us swoon. From striking mountain peaks to lush valleys and everywhere in between, these 17 gorgeous Hawaiian landscapes prove that Hawaii has so much more to offer than its location in the middle of the vast Pacific Ocean.

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What’s your favorite inland spot in Hawaii? Still partial to the beach? Check out these 22 beaches you have to visit before you die.