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Waimea Bay

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Address: 61-031 Kamehameha Hwy, Haleiwa, Oahu, HI 96712-1304
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A popular surfing area located on the North Shore of Oahu.

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$223*
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Drive a Dune Buggy and Snorkel In the North Shore
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$350*
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North Shore Surfing Tour
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$105*
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Oahu Coach Tour Including Dole Plantation and Waimea Falls

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Beautiful!

This beach is simply beautiful, but as you can see from my pictures, my teenage daughters jumped off the cliff the entire time we were there! I think it was probably one of their... read more

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

This beach is simply beautiful, but as you can see from my pictures, my teenage daughters jumped off the cliff the entire time we were there! I think it was probably one of their favorite parks of visiting Oahu. This is the perfect beach to sit back, relax and enjoy the sunset.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

This is a great beach! I've been here a few times with my family and friends. Small parking lot, so parking can be a challenge. Once there, they have restrooms with a changing area. Outdoor shower areas to clean off the sand from your feet and body. Decent walk to the beachfront but it is so worth it. The waves... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Ok so you gotta go early to get a parking spot in the close by lot, I'm talking like 8am early. If you have to you can park across the street for a fee and a short hike lugging all your beach gear,yes I have done it. In the winter the surf is huge and if you think you can... More 

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Bath, Pennsylvania
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Waimea Bay beach is a very deep beach lots of sand nice water and public changing facilities. Parking was very difficult to find. We drove around for awhile decided to move on. We came back a couple hours later and drove around another 10-15 min before we got a spot. Te big draw are the high rocks for jumping. My... More 

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Guarulhos, SP
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

The beach is fantastic, the view is sensational. They have restrooms but nothing to eat or drink. The parking lot is way to small. Not easy to park.

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Richmond, Virginia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

It is like you walked into a post card! Just beautiful, no fuss, natural scenery. Peaceful and calm, a true paradise. If you get hungry, just stop at any number of food trucks for some delightful and delicious food!

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Dallas, Texas
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This pretty little beach gets crowded early so go early for parking. The beach is beautiful and has nice swimming waves in the summer. It also has lava rocks about 30 ft. tall that people jump off of. Perfect for a summer outing.

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Lumberton, New Jersey
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We went for the rock jumping and it did not disappoint. Went 8/9/16 and waves were nonexistent. Beach is big and nice. Restrooms clean. Parking very tough, parked across bridge and road in Waimea Valley. Rock climb and jump was a highlight for teenage boys and my wife and I. Not for faint of heart but not crazy either Would... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is a beautiful beach and I would love to see it in Winter when the surf is up. Great to just float around but it does get deep quick due to the beach structure. Parking is a real issue here thou, i had to pay to park across the road...not happy about that!

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North Carolina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Another beautiful North Shore beach! I was too chicken to jump off the rocks, but saw many people having a blast doing so. Sand was soft and lifeguards were on site.

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