Lanai Regions

Lanai is Hawaii’s smallest populated island and features three distinct regions to explore: South LanaiCentral Lanai and North Lanai.

Polihua Beach

North Lanai

Polihua Beach, Lanai Polihua Beach is the most secluded beach on Lanai, a romantic, off-the-beaten-path destination.

Kaiolohia (Shipwreck Beach), Lanai Kaiolohia, also known as Shipwreck Beach, is located on the northeast coast of Lanai and features a ghostly ship, wrecked off shore.

Keahiakawelo (Garden of the Gods), Lanai Keahiakawelo, also know as The Garden of the Gods, is an otherworldly natural rock garden.

Kanepuu Preserve, Lanai The 590-acre Kanepuu Preserve houses nearly 48 species of native plants.


Lanai City

Central Lanai

Lanai City, Lanai Lanai City is the central town of Lanai, featuring charming shops, local restaurants, the Hotel Lanai and the Four Seasons, The Lodge at Koele.

Munro Trail, Lanai 12.8 mile, off-road trail leading up to Lanai’s highest scenic point, Lanaihale.


Kaumalapau Harbor

South Lanai

Kaumalapau Harbor, Lanai The main commercial seaport for Lanai, this is one of the best spots on the island to get an unobstructed view of the sunset.

Hulopoe Bay, Lanai Fronting the Four Seasons Resort Lanai, this protected bay is home to incredible tide pools and is a great place to view dolphins.

Puu Pehe (Sweetheart Rock), Lanai Rising from the waters between Hulopoe Bay and Manele Bay is the Lanai landmark Puu Pehe, also known as Sweetheart Rock.

Kaunolu Village King Kamehameha’s favorite fishing retreat features spectacular views, the remains of a temple, and “Kahekili’s Leap,” a 60-foot cliff.


Driving Times from Lanai Airport (LNY) to:

1: Lanai City: 10 minutes
2: Manele Bay: 25 minutes
3: Kaiolohia (Shipwreck Beach): 40 minutes

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