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Address: North Shore, Oahu, HI
Activities: Surfing, Dining
Description: The northern region of Oahu is a destination in itself, offering a wide...
The northern region of Oahu is a destination in itself, offering a wide variety of natural wonders and resort activities.
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Oahu North Shore Adventure Half-Day Tour

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North Shore is a must when visiting Oahu, cute little shops to visit and you have to get the shaved iced from Mostumoto's (think that's how it is spelled) it is the best!!! My... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed March 29, 2015
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2015 NEW

North Shore is a must when visiting Oahu, cute little shops to visit and you have to get the shaved iced from Mostumoto's (think that's how it is spelled) it is the best!!! My husband had to have one every day we were on island.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2015 NEW via mobile

Bring a. Coat. Cold for us with the breeze !!! The waves can \ can be okay but the tubes not as they could be. I like the other place the best. I like Kona bay. Big island. Kona is the best.

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Raleigh, North Carolina
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2015 NEW

The north shore of Oahu, about 1 hr. drive from Honolulu airport. is famous for its beautiful beaches and its high waves for surfing. However, perhaps not know is the fact that thee waves are only there in the winter months (Nov. to March). During the summer surfing is best done on the south of the island. The north shore... More 

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Des Moines, Iowa
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2015

Plenty of waves, colored volcanic stone, and blue sky. Look for shrimp stands at the side of the road. Have to watch out for the nutty tourists who don't pay attention when driving, but it's a beautiful drive to/from Honolulu.

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Saint Paul, Minnesota
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

While vacationing from Minnesota we drove out to the North Shore the second day we were here. This part of Oahu does not disappoint. We wanted to see where The Pipeline competitions take place. There are many spots to stop and admire the waves and places to get out and stand on the shore. In addition, stop at one of... More 

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Kailua, Hawaii
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

The truth is that Oahu is an amazing an beautiful place overrun by GPS crazed tourists who don't respect the land (which is alive and full of spirit) or the people (many of whom are as well). The North Shore of Oahu is a taste of what old Hawaii used to be (if you can imagine the roads and beaches... More 

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Port Saint Lucie, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 14, 2015

Missed the big ones, but loved watching the surf come in. Great place to hang ten and catch some rays

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Jacksonville, Florida
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 5, 2015

We went to the North Shore to See the waves, and boy did we see them. That day they didn't allow anyone in the water. The wind and waves were crazy!

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Denver, Colorado
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2015

Family of 7 went to North Shore to see what everyone talks about. Went the day before storm hit O'ahu knocking out electricity & leaving a mess. So the waves were huge & watching the surfers (mostly young folks) going splat...as we thought "Oh Crap". We then went to look for Triple D place across from NS that was suppose... More 

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Kalispell, Montana
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 2, 2015

Huge waves bring out the surfers and these will be some of the prettiest waves you will ever see, sunset here is gorgeous. The drive to the area alone is breathtaking. It will be crowded and parking a challenge.

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