Punalu'u Black Sand beach
Punalu'u Black Sand beach

Punalu'u Black Sand beach

Top 17% of attractions in Hawaii
8 / 10

4 expert reviews

“Green sea turtles love to bask on this remote, black-sand beach, beautifully framed by palm trees and easily photographed from the bluff above.”

– Frommer's

"A great stop on a south southeast–bound trip to the volcano, this easily accessible black-sand beach is backed by low dunes, brackish ponds, and tall coco palms." Full review
Lonely Planet
Top Choice
"Beyond the nearly omnipresent green sea turtles basking in the sun, or the rare hawksbill turtles that lay their eggs here...this windswept beach is famous for its black sand." Full review

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