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Address: North Shore, Oahu, HI
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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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Drive a Dune Buggy and Snorkel In the North Shore

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North Shore

The North Shore is definitely something to see if your on Oahu. It's a great day trip be sure to check out all the food trucks up there. Also one other hint: If you can go... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed 2 days ago
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Phoenix, Arizona
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Phoenix, Arizona
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

The North Shore is definitely something to see if your on Oahu. It's a great day trip be sure to check out all the food trucks up there. Also one other hint: If you can go during the week do it much less traffic. Most of the roads up there are only 2 lane roads.

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North Carolina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Beautiful beaches, tasty restaurants, and friendly locals! Be sure to stop in Haleiwa (especially Macky's Shrimp Truck and The Coffee Gallery), check out Turtle Beach, and watch the sun set at the aptly named Sunset Beach.

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Thank pirateatheart07
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We browsed the shops in the village and strolled through town where a few boys were jumping into the inlet from a bridge. The town's an eclectic mix of old and new. Old buildings and new art, Traditional food, new recipes. You can chill or surf. No one cares. That's the beauty of North Shore and Hawaii in general. Take... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Had a fabulous day with Kevin, Nothing was too much trouble and it was obvious that he loves his job and showing people around his beautiful island. He had that special knack of making everyone comfortable. Lots of different activities and food!! Would recommend the trip to anyone....it is a fantastic way to see Oahu

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Highland, California, United States
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

North Shore beach where the sand is amazing, the waves are insane (seasonal) the people are friendly, the view is breathtaking! Definitely stop and enjoy the scene at North Shore!

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Tynemouth, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Brilliant tour of The North Shore. Picked up near our hotel and offered a choice of activities like snorkelling, kayaking, walking or biking. Tour guide Ben was knowledgable and fun. We are family of four with two teenagers. Chose snorting in Shark Bay. Good equipment supplied and super location. Swam with beautiful sea turtles. Later kayaked down picturesque river and... More 

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Johnston, Rhode Island
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

North Shore was awesome. Picturesque, everywhere and anywhere you looked. Great for pictures as you drive by the beach shore.

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Los Angeles, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you have never visited North Shore, it is a must. The drive from Honolulu is about 45 minutes. However, the traffic will slow down once you pass Haleiwa, and it is a one lane traffic. Best to come early and the leave back late or before 3pm. There are few must do stops on the highway. The first is... More 

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Amityville, New York
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Take a scenic ride along the north shore of Oahu and enjoy the historical small towns. Stop at the surf shops, have a shaved ice. Take in the beautiful beaches. It is definitely quiet and slower paced.

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Richmond, Virginia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We went late in the day so a lot of the action was wrapping up. Plenty of surfers young and old still in the water so that was fun to watch. Went to turtle beach hoping to see some turtles but no luck. Potentially great place for sunset but the clouds were low so we couldn't see it.

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