If you read about the history here, you'll realize the Polynesian women didn't wear coconut bras to do the hula until the missionaries showed up. Hawaii does seem pretty victorian when compared to its neighbor tahiti. These are technically out of discussion on the state beaches of Hawaii, but, if you look closely, you can find beaches where nudity is not a bad thing. Why should people make a law against something unless it's an issue? Still, if are an adventurer, you can start searching for secluded beaches like Baldwin Beach Covewhere you can sunbathe topless without being disturbed. Sara, you might take a clue from people responding that you're looking for attention.
Nudity is illegal at state beaches in Hawaiiaccording to state park regulations.
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Outrigger Waikiki Beach Resort. Nude sunbathing is also legal outside of State Parks and military bases as long as it is not perceived as being sexual in nature It's refreshing when visitors are interested in experiencing a local culture instead of insisting on their own, even when it makes others uncomfortable. Log in Join Recently viewed Bookings Inbox. Anyway I hope you rethink your position, but regardless I do hope that you have a wonderful trip! Where are the Traveler Articles? Where are the Traveler Articles?