Kapa'a Beach Park: In the heart
of Kapa'a. This is a popular beach with the locals.
While not so great for snorkeling, it is good for a nice stroll,
and it's positioned just right to view the sunrise.
Beach: Although this is not a good swimming beach, it is
a pretty beach and its greatest appeal is the paved shoreline
trail the runs along much of the beach. It's great for
taking a stroll or for going for a pleasant jog.
Beach: Located behind the Anchor Cover Shopping Center at
Nawiliwili park, this beach is partially protected and has a sandy
bottom has a gentle slope that makes it great for swimming,
bodysurfing, windsurfing and bodyboarding when seas are
calm. Take the road behind the shopping center, or you can
get to it through the Marriott hotel.
Lydgate State Park: This beach
is located south of the Wailua River and is a beach/picnic area,
currently undergoing a major overhaul/improvement. There is
a playground, a grassy area, restrooms and showers, and the beach
is overseen by lifeguards. The are two protected areas that
are great for swimming or for beginning snorkelers. Take
Leho Road (about mile #5) on Hwy 56 in Wailua.