Ha‘ena sits at the eastern edge of the emerald cliffs of the world-renowned Nā Pali Coast. Visitors can reach Ha‘ena by following the Kuhio Highway west along Kaua'i’s North Shore. Vacation home rentals in this North Shore area attract nature lovers and adventurers to one of the world’s most beautiful locales for hiking, surfing and snorkeling. If you’re vacationing in Ha‘ena, you’ll find a range of private and secluded vacation home rentals far from the crowds of the resort areas.
Stunning beaches near Ha‘ena include the scenic Tunnels Beach. Known by visitors for its excellent snorkeling and diving, Tunnels Beach is located inside an offshore barrier reef, which keeps the shoreline waters calm and makes for excellent surfing outside the reef break.
The 11-mile Kalalau Trail begins at Ke‘e Beach, in the heart of Ha‘ena State Park. The last beach accessible by road on the North Shore, Ke‘e is an excellent snorkeling spot in calm summer months. Both the beach and trail are favorite visitor attractions in this area. Other tourist attractions include Mount Makana, Ha‘ena Beach Park, and the botanical gardens at Limahuli Garden and Preserve.