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Koko Head, Honolulu

Koko Head, Honolulu

Koko Head lies on the southern coast of Oahu. It exhibits several depressions as a result of volcanic activity tends of thousands of years ago. These depressions consist of volcanic tuff cones (a cone formed of solidified ash left after a volcanic eruption). One is Koko Crater, a large tuff cone with a height of 1208 feet, and the low depression responsible for the horseshoe shape of Hanauma Bay. Koko Head defines Maunalua Bay on its eastern side, and Koko Head Regional Park takes up much of the eastern end of Oahu.

The areas surrounding Koko Head are popular tourist destinations for visitors to Hawaii. Inside of Koko Crater there is Koko Crater Botanical Garden, and horse stables. This area was set aside for the growth and conservation of a wide variety of rare cacti, aloes, succulents, bougainvillea, and native plants. Nearby is Hanauma Bay, a horseshoe-shaped bay formed by another tuff cone that is currently used as a conservation site for green sea turtles and over 400 varieties of fish. Lastly, there's Sandy Beach, a popular spot for surfing, wind surfing, parasailing, and kite flying due to the area's intense trade winds.
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Sight Name: Koko Head
Sight Location: Honolulu, USA
Sight Type: Attraction/Landmark
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Walking Tours in Honolulu, Hawaii

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Travel Distance: 3.3 Km or 2.1 Miles
Pearl Harbor Tour

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Travel Distance: 7.0 Km or 4.3 Miles
Kai Self-guided Tour

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Travel Distance: 1.3 Km or 0.8 Miles
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Tour Duration: 2 Hour(s)
Travel Distance: 4.4 Km or 2.7 Miles

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