The Secret Staircase

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is a hidden route down a cliffside to the water.  It will lead us to a rocky shore where the sounds of our sacred Hawaiian chant will be cast out toward a royal blue ocean full of rainbow coral formations.
 
 
 
 
We will put our gear on in the "parlor", a shallow pool protected from the waves by huge rocks, and then swim out past the surf zone into the crystal clear waters of the Pacific Ocean. 

As we follow the colorful path of the reef out to a place where sea turtles hover blissfully while tiny fish clean the algae and parasites off their skin and shells, we'll stop to investigate its sea creature inhabitants more closely.