Point of Interest
Papakōlea Green Sand Beach
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One of the only places in the world to see a natural-occurring, green sand beaches. **Please note- to access green sands, you will either need 4x4 drive with a bit of clearance or to hike it. Bring plenty of water!**
Be prepared to hike! This is a good hour or so of trekking, and no shade, so bring appropriate footwear and plenty of water! You also have a choice to drive in if you have a 4x4 off-road vehicle, or you have the choice to pay the local shuttle ($10/each way and well worth it) A must during your stay…
Because this is one of the 4 Green Sands beach you can find in the world. Be ready for a hike to see the beach or pay a local ( $20/ Roundtrip) to take you there with there pick up truck. If you see local Rodney— tell him Alice, the nurse from Hilo Medical Center sent you lol:) He is an…
A rare find. There are only 4 green sand beaches in the world. The green Color comes from the mineral Olivine. A common component of lava.