Kai Piha

Kaʻahele Ma Waikīkī

Waikīkī is not part of Maunalua, but you might enjoy to learn more about this special place right around Lēʻahi

from Maunalua Bay from this documentary film.


Hawaiian historian, John Clark, takes you on a Kaʻahele ma Waikīkī, a tour of Waikīkī, and shares its surfing history. He talks about the aliʻi who lived there and loved its waves, the Hawaiian place names of its shoreline areas and surf spots and the styles of traditional Hawaiian surfing that were practiced there. Ka'ahele Ma Waikīkī offers a truly unique look at one of the most beloved places in Hawaiʻi.


Click on the map of Waikīkī to view the Kaʻahele Ma Waikīkī film.