Surfing in Magic Sands Beach, Kailua Kona, Hawaii USA

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Wave quality:
Regional classic
Kailua Kona is located in the North Kona District, Hawaii. It is a lively seaside town with sunny tropical weather all year long and lies at the bottom of the Hualalai Volcano.

The town hosts many interesting historical sites and is famous for its Kona Coffee cultivation and the crystal clear sea. Kona International Airport is located at fifteen minutes in the south of the main town. Along the sea side, there are shops and schools to buy or rent surfing gear, as well as take lessons if you wish to brush up your surfing skills.

However, Magic Sands Beach is not recommended for beginners. It has a regional classic wave quality, taking both right and left directions with fast power, fun to ride. The size of the swell starts working at 2 m/6 ft and holds up to 4 m+/12 ft+ and the direction of the wind is coming from Northwest and Southwest.

The beach is reef coral with sharp rocks and surfers should be careful. Magic Sands Beach is a famous surfing point, but the beach is small so it gets ultra crowded during weekends.