||PUNALUU BLACK SAND BEACH
||NAALEHU THEATER MUSEUM
||Approx. 9.2 Miles / 12 Mins.
||Sign - Punaluu Black Sands Beach (Right
One of the most famous black sand beaches on the island of Hawaii
- situated at the head of a small bay - a source of fresh water bubbles up from the ocean
bottom. Home to many endangered Green Sea turtles.
- Leave Naalehu Theater Museum & continue 7.3 miles on Hwy 11
to Ninole Loop Road (right side)
- Turn Right onto Ninole Loop Road & go 1.9 mile to Punaluu
Black Sand Beach parking lot (right side)
Note: Parking, restrooms, showers, picnic tables, pavilion, camping.
Caution: Sea turtles are an endangered species. Touching, disturbing or harassing
them is illegal.