The Most Beautiful Places in Hawaii

By: Leah Shoup

Hawaii Volcanoes National Park (Big Island)

This National Park is home to two of the most active volcanoes in the world.

Waimea Canyon State Park (Kauai)

“The Grand Canyon of the Pacific” features beautiful hiking trails and views.

Road to Hana (Maui)

Also called “The Road to Hana,” this lush green route is Maui's top attraction.

Haleakala National Park (Maui)

Haleakala Crater is one of the most beautiful places in Hawaii to watch the sunrise.

Hanauma Bay (Oahu)

This protected marine life conservation area is one of the top snorkeling locations in the Hawaiian islands.

Mauna Kea (Big Island)

Travel to this dormant volcano to stargaze and experience incredible views at sunset.

Wailua Falls (Kauai)

This waterfall near Lihue reaches 173 feet (52.7 m) tall and features two drops.

Nā Pali Coast State Wilderness Park (Kauai)

This park is famous for its beautiful views of the coastline and the 11-mile Kalalau Trail.

Akaka Falls (Big Island)

At this state park, you can explore two waterfalls along the short 0.4-mile Akaka Falls Loop Trail.