Tunnels Beach is a crescent shaped bay fringed by palms and ironwood trees located in Makua, Hawaii. It is an ultimate snorkeling and scuba diving beach. The golden sand beach has a backdrop of lush jungle and mountains making it a perfect location for holidays. Tunnels gets its name from the surfers who have seen the tube and divers who have found the caverns. Lava tubes form the many underwater caverns give Tunnels it’s name as well as a magical underwater world to explore. Don’t miss the spectacular sunset from this North Shore beach. Public parking, bathrooms and showers at Haena Beach Park located west of Tunnels.
Tunnels is a favorite surfing, winds surfing, swimming, shell searching, camping and kite surfing beach. On calm days this is one of the best snorkeling location on Kauai. Before entering the water check for any warning signs indicating hazardous conditions and never allow children to swim or play in water unattended.