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Kalanianaole Scenic Highway

7.0 miles: 0 hours, 11 minutes

This section of the Kalanianaole Scenic Highway (SR 72) around the southeastern coast of Oahu highlights every type of natural wonder known to the island, including mountains, craters, parks and beaches, with azure waters. The phenomenal beauty that makes Hawaii such a visual treat displays itself all along this byway.


Driving Kalanianaole Scenic Highway (SR 72) highlights the natural splendor of Oahu. From high-elevation vantage points along the route, the waters look turquoise, and the mountains seem to drop anchor into the sea. Waves crash against the rocky shore, and sandy beaches hug greenish hillsides down beneath Koko Crater.


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