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Waimea Bay, Haleiwa

4.7
#2 of 16 in Parks in Haleiwa
Featuring large waves and surfing competitions, Waimea Bay hugs a powdery beach bordered by tropical greenery. Depending on the weather, the ocean can be completely calm, or you can encounter 15 m (50 ft) waves. Visit the beach to lounge in the sun or have a picnic, or walk through the nearby gardens and look at the waterfalls. When the water is calm, you can also swim and snorkel. Beware of the local tradition of rock-jumping--although many visitors do it, the local authorities strictly advise against it. Parking space at the site is very limited. Plan to visit Waimea Bay during your Haleiwa vacation using our convenient Haleiwa itinerary planner.
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  • Awesome beach park but parking is difficult. You can drive past the park and pay $10 over the bridge. The sand is hot but the water is fantastic! There is also a place to jump of rocks if you are so i...  more »
  • Beautiful Waimea Beach was calm with turquoise blue water. A great beach for swimming & snorkeling. Come early as there is very little parking.  more »
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