Turtle Beach/Laniakea Beach, Haleiwa/Sunset Beach, Hawaii
Kamehameha Hwy (where the Hwy intersects with Pohaku Loa Way), Haleiwa/Sunset Beach, Hawaii 96712| Map |
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Called ''the best place in the world to see marine turtles up close'' by Turtles.org, Laniakea Beach (nicknamed Turtle Beach) is a beach on the North Shore of Oahu. Hawaiian green turtles climb on the sand regularly, making the site a popular one for photographers and tourists.
Tips for Families
The green sea turtle is an endangered species, so look, but don't touch.
Address: Kamehameha Hwy (where the Hwy intersects with Pohaku Loa Way), Haleiwa/Sunset Beach, Hawaii 96712| Map
Hours: Open 24 hours