Waiʻānapanapa State Park Is The Single Best State Park In Hawaii And It’s Just Waiting To Be Explored

With 50 state parks that show off the beauty and cultural sites of the Aloha State, there is one particular park that is considered the best according to Travel + Leisure. On the island of Maui in Hana, Waiʻānapanapa State Park was named the best in Hawaii for its black sand beach, freshwater pools, ancient ruins, and incredible hiking trails that allow visitors to explore just about every inch of the park. If you haven’t made plans to visit this incredible park yet, it is waiting for you to do so.

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For more information on Waiʻānapanapa State Park, visit the webpage. If you are interested in the best beach in Hawaii, you can read this article on Hapuna Beach State Park.

Address: Waianapanapa State Park, Hana, HI 96713, USA