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Napili Beach, Lahaina

4.8
#2 of 51 in Beaches in Maui
Beach · Nature / Park
Known as the "hidden gem" of Maui, Napili Beach offers swimming, snorkeling, and a possibility of encountering sea turtles. It is a rare beach on the island where there are no sharp coral reefs on the shoreline. The ocean bottom is soft and sandy, and rather steep, which makes it suitable for surfing, given that the weather permits. Showers and toilets are available, and there is a general store several minutes away. You will find food places in the area too. Shade is not common, so bring a sun umbrella. Put Napili Beach on your schedule, and learn what else deserves a visit by using our Lahaina sightseeing planner.
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  • If you want something quieter but lovely, try this beach. Snorkeling was good too. It’s a whole different thing from the busy Kaanapali beach.  more »
  • An easy walk from our Napili Point condo, we could sit and watch the other sun worshippers and dip into the lovely water to snorkel and swim. Sunset is beautiful from this beach, with Molokai...  more »
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  • Amazing tidal pools full of sea life especially sea urchins.
  • Beautiful beach with turtles

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