About Molokai, Hawaii
Consider a beach holiday or romantic getaway in fascinating Molokai – the birthplace of hula.
Things to do and see
Molokai is home to Hawaii’s longest white-sand beach (Papohaku Beach), the world’s highest sea cliff (Kahiwa Falls), remote black-sand beaches, lush rainforests, desert and the only barrier reef north of Australia. It also contains ancient heiau (pre-Christian temples).
At only 68,000ha in total, the whole island can be driven tip-to-tip in just a few hours and is the ideal Hawaiian destination for travellers searching for privacy and seclusion.
Rich in history and spirit, two-million-year-old Molokai remains a pristine, uncrowded destination and much of the island still possess the mana (life force) of earlier times. The main town of Kaunakaka has just three blocks and no traffic lights or fast food outlets.
Best time to visit Molokai?
Balmy and warm all year round, any time of year is a good time to visit Molokai. For dry and sunny conditions it’s probably best to visit around summer, from June to October, when the average temperature is 27°C.
Winter, from December to March, can be wet and has an average temperature of 22°C. For more climate info: Molokai Weather Guide
Location – The Hawaiian islands are located in the Pacific Ocean, around 3860km from mainland USA.
Getting there – From Honolulu, Molokai is just a 25-minute flight away. How to get to Molokai . . .