The Only Navigable River In Hawaii, Wailua River Is A Thing Of Natural Beauty

The Hawaiian Islands are well-known for their countless pristine beaches, majestic mountains, awe-inspiring jungles, and cascading waterfalls. And though Hawaii may not be recognized for its rivers and lakes, there are some stunning bodies of water throughout the Aloha State just begging to be explored – including Hawaii’s only truly navigable river. 

We didn’t go into details about Wailua River’s stunning Fern Grotto in this article, but we have written about this one-of-a-kind destination in the past. Have you ever experienced the natural beauty of the Wailua River? Share your favorite way to enjoy the Wailua River in the comments or share your photographs when you join our Hawaii Nature Lovers Facebook group.

Address: Wailua River, Wailua, HI 96746, USA