Thu, May 23
Honolulu HI
Partly cloudy
80°F
Fri
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88°F
Sat
Mostly sunny
87°F
Sun
Mostly sunny
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Koko Head Crater

Landmarks
  • Hawaii Kai, Hanauma Bay and Koko Head

The landmark of East Oahu, Koko Crater’s gifts to the island include Hanauma Bay and Koko Crater Botanical Garden. This massive cone dominates the skyline, shades the suburb of Hawaii Kai, and provides a rigorous hike for those who like a challenge.

Highlights

  • On clear days, Molokai and Lanai can be spotted from the Lanai Lookout.
  • Koko most often means “blood” in Hawaiian.
  • 1,082 railroad planks provide a ladder up Koko Head for intrepid hikers.