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Best Beaches on Earth: Polihale Beach, Kauai, Hawaii

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Polihale Beach, Kauai, HI

Best for Seclusion: Barrier dunes frame this wild, seven-mile stretch, ranked No. 1 in this category. It’s the westernmost public beach on Kauai, accessible only via sugarcane farm roads that date back to the early 1900s.

Travel Advisory: The area's unpaved roads can be hazardous. Check with your rental car company for restrictions before heading out.

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