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Lyon Arboretum (Honolulu)
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$52* and up
Ranked #31 of 244 attractions in Oahu
Category: Educational Sites; Gardens; Outdoors
Part of the University of Hawaii, the Lyon Arboretum offers 194 acres and a research facility.
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Laniakea Beach (Haleiwa)
Ranked #32 of 244 attractions in Oahu
Category: Beaches; Outdoors
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Ranked #33 of 244 attractions in Oahu
Category: Scenic Drives; Landmarks
Nine-mile loop offering spectacular views of Honolulu and Waikiki.
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Ranked #34 of 244 attractions in Oahu
Category: Beaches; Outdoors

Shark's Cove is known for great snorkeling. Compared to Hanauma Bay, it has smaller crowds of people and no admission fee. Shark's Cove has the most beautiful array of fish. The... more »

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Mokuleia Beach (Waialua)
Ranked #35 of 244 attractions in Oahu
Category: Beaches; Outdoors
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Kaimana Beach (Honolulu)
Ranked #36 of 244 attractions in Oahu
Category: Beaches; Outdoors
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Ranked #37 of 244 attractions in Oahu
Category: Beaches; Parks; Outdoors
This location is great for children to swim.
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Ranked #38 of 244 attractions in Oahu
Category: Beaches; Outdoors
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Ranked #39 of 244 attractions in Oahu
Category: Parks; Hiking Trails; Outdoors
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Manoa Fall (Honolulu)
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$52* and up
Ranked #40 of 244 attractions in Oahu
Category: Hiking Trails; Waterfalls; Outdoors
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Ranked #41 of 244 attractions in Oahu
Category: Beaches; Reefs; Outdoors
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Magic Island (Honolulu)
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$187* and up
Ranked #42 of 244 attractions in Oahu
Category: Islands; Parks; Outdoors
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Ranked #43 of 244 attractions in Oahu
Category: Geologic Formations; Outdoors
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Kapiolani Park (Honolulu)
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$175* and up
Ranked #44 of 244 attractions in Oahu
Category: Beaches; Parks; Outdoors
Owner description: Many of Hawaii’s alii (royalty) lived in Waikiki and King Kalakaua selected a 300-acre track of land at the base of Diamond... more » Owner description: Many of Hawaii’s alii (royalty) lived in Waikiki and King Kalakaua selected a 300-acre track of land at the base of Diamond Head for a public park in 1867. Today, it is a gathering place that thrives with walkers, runners, tennis enthusiasts and picnickers. Grab lunch on Kalakaua Avenue and enjoy it in one of the shaded picnic areas scattered around this colorful park. « less
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Ranked #45 of 244 attractions in Oahu
Category: Geologic Formations; Scenic Drives; Landmarks/ Points of Interest; Outdoors
A beautiful, scenic spot overlooking Makapuu Peninsula.
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Waimea Valley (Haleiwa)
Ranked #46 of 244 attractions in Oahu
Category: Gardens; Parks; Valleys; Waterfalls; Outdoors
A waterfall park offering native Hawaiian history and culture.
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Ranked #47 of 244 attractions in Oahu
Category: Gardens; Outdoors
A 200 acre botanical garden.
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$41* and up
Ranked #48 of 244 attractions in Oahu
Owner description: One of the top Hawaii attractions includes the Polynesian Cultural Center, which features a 42-acre facility on the North... more » Owner description: One of the top Hawaii attractions includes the Polynesian Cultural Center, which features a 42-acre facility on the North Shore of Oahu. Founded in 1963, the nonprofit Center was created so that the students of nearby Brigham Young University Hawaii could work their way through college by sharing their island heritage with visitors. The students come from an area that covers approximately 12 million square miles of the Pacific Ocean. « less
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Ranked #49 of 244 attractions in Oahu
Category: Art Galleries; Museums
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Ranked #50 of 244 attractions in Oahu
Category: Beaches; Outdoors
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Ranked #51 of 244 attractions in Oahu
Category: Beaches; Outdoors
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Ranked #52 of 244 attractions in Oahu
Category: Parks; Outdoors
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Ranked #53 of 244 attractions in Oahu
Category: Beaches; Outdoors
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Ranked #54 of 244 attractions in Oahu
Category: Beaches; Outdoors

The pictures shown have a lot of erosion from the beach and actual rocks on the beach....that did not use to be. In the days of Buffalo Keaulana surfing Makaha big surf and... more »

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$42* and up
Ranked #55 of 244 attractions in Oahu
Category: Scenic/ Historic Walking Areas; Valleys; Landmarks/ Points of Interest; Outdoors
Owner description: The Nuuanu Pali State Wayside is a lookout above the Pali Highway tunnels where you’re treated to a panoramic view of Oahu's... more » Owner description: The Nuuanu Pali State Wayside is a lookout above the Pali Highway tunnels where you’re treated to a panoramic view of Oahu's Windward side with sweeping views of Kaneohe, Kaneohe Bay and Kailua. It’s also well known for strong tradewinds, forming a natural wind tunnel of sorts. It was here in 1795 that Kamehameha The Great conquered the island of Oahu in one of the bloodiest battles in Hawaiian history. Led by Kalanikupule, the defenders of Oahu were driven back up into the valley where they were trapped above the cliff. More than 400 of Kalanikupule's soldiers were driven off the edge of the cliff to their deaths 1,000 feet below. « less
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$95* and up
Ranked #56 of 244 attractions in Oahu
Category: ; History Museums; Museums

  Take a Virtual tour on your SmartPhone or view the complete virtual tour in your WebBrowser     Hangar 37 The visitor's experience begins in Hangar 37, a 42,000 square foot... more »

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$60* and up
Ranked #57 of 244 attractions in Oahu
Category: ; Amusement/ Theme Parks; Museums
A sugar cane plantation village with 30 homes open to the public for viewing.
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$52* and up
Ranked #58 of 244 attractions in Oahu
Category: State Parks; Lookouts; Outdoors
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$168* and up
Ranked #59 of 244 attractions in Oahu
Category: Beaches; Jogging Paths/ Tracks; Parks; Outdoors

  It has a Beautiful  jogging trail, tennis court, super beach for kids, calm warm water to enjoy. The beach areas are protected from rough waves. The park has showers, bathrooms... more »

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Ranked #60 of 244 attractions in Oahu
Category: Monuments/ Statues; Landmarks
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