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Lanikai Beach, Kailua

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Beach · Nature / Park
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Consistently ranked as one of the best beaches in the world, Lanikai Beach attracts photographers for the view over two islands called the na mokulua, or mokes. In fact, the coast is often populated with photographers and models working on photo shoots for magazines. The beach is accessible by public paths through a nearby residential neighborhood. Bring water, snacks, and sunscreen; the beach has no facilities. Take a look at our Kailua trip itinerary site to schedule your visit to Lanikai Beach and learn about what else to see and do during your holiday.
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  • It is tough to find parking but the beach is absolutely beautiful. The water is the brightest blue I've ever seen and the view was stunning. If you have the patience to find parking this beach is... 
    It is tough to find parking but the beach is absolutely beautiful. The water is the brightest blue I've ever seen and the view was stunning. If you have the patience to find parking this beach is...  more »
  • Best snorkeling on Oahu. Very calm waters and coral everywhere. Water is crystal clear so can easily see the fish all around the coral. Yes the parking is tough to find but be patient and keep... 
    Best snorkeling on Oahu. Very calm waters and coral everywhere. Water is crystal clear so can easily see the fish all around the coral. Yes the parking is tough to find but be patient and keep...  more »

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