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Some people may think Hawaii is overrated.

We think it’s home to magic; a place where you can find everything from rainbow trees to fiery water to beaches made of sea glass.

The below 21 spots, after all, prove one thing: the Aloha state has a lot more to offer than just white sand beaches and tropical drinks. With an environment as diverse as its people, the small state packs a heavy punch in the magic department.


1. Bamboo Forest, Haleakala National Park, Maui

2. The sea caves along the Na Pali Coast, Kauai

Specifically: Waiahuakua sea cave, Ho Ľolulu sea cave and Open Ceiling cave

3. The Queen’s Bath, Kauai

4. The sea cliffs of Molokai

5. Glass Beach, Kauai

6. Honokohau Falls, Maui

7. The Road to Hana, Maui

8. Anywhere with Rainbow Eucalyptus Trees

This is tree bark:

9. Or Banyan Trees

10. Waimea Canyon, Kauai

11. Haiku Stairs, Oahu

Also known as the illegal “Stairway to Heaven” hike.

12. Sweetheart Rock, Lanai

13. Annual lantern floating memorial ceremony, Ala Moana Beach, Oahu

14. The Seven Sacred Pools, Maui

15. Kilauea Volcano, Big Island

Where lava meets water:

16. The Na Pali Coast, Kauai

17. The “Heart” near Nakalele Blowhole, Maui

18. The top of Mauna Kea, Big Island

19. Wailua Falls, Maui

20. Thurston Lava Tube, Big Island

21. Banzai Pipeline, Oahu