If you’ve ever visited Hawaii, you are sure to have heard of Waikiki. Waikiki is an essential experience for any vacation to the Hawaiian islands. The things to do in Waikiki are endless! Located on the south shore of Oahu, Waikiki is home to many of Oahu’s hotels, resorts, restaurants, shops and activities. Whether you’re an adrenaline junkie or looking to relax and enjoy the Hawaiian sun, Waikiki has got you covered.
Waikiki is famous for it’s white sandy beaches, perfect for tanning or hanging ten on a longboard! In fact, Duke Kahanamoku’s (the father of surfing) statue is a popular icon of Waikiki. If the ocean isn’t for you, have no fear- Waikiki is home to the Honolulu Zoo and Waikiki Aquarium where you can take a look at Hawaii’s wildlife. If you’re interested in taking a hike and exploring, than the summit of Lē'ahi is sure to take your breath away! 1,000 steps that offer some of the best views of the island. Let’s not forget that Waikiki is also close to a variety of Oahu’s attractions- Iolani Palace, Nu’uanu Pali Lookout, Ala Moana Shopping Center, Chinatown and Hanauma Bay! There is something for everyone here in Waikiki, a place that gives you the essence of aloha in Hawaii while keeping you busy with a ton of fun!