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#1 of 22 Outdoor Activities in Kailua
... while the turbulent waters ebbed and flowed with the crashing waves ... then we hiked some more , snorkel a little watched a seal sunning himself, and enjoyed gorgeous views back toward Oahu from offshore as w...
As we traveled along Lanikai Beach (consistently ranked among the top three most beautiful beaches in the world) our guide explained the area's interesting Native Hawaiian history and modern day contemporary issues.
#2 of 22 Outdoor Activities in Kailua
Paddling together in a canoe, learning local history, hiking the beautiful island, swimming in the Queen's Bath, relaxing on the beach enjoying fresh cut pineapple - we had such a GREAT time!
Top notch outrigger canoe trip to the Mokes, from Kailua beach, complete with Hawaiian tales, beautiful scenery, tour of the bird sanctuary, snorkeling, and lots of fun!
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#3 of 22 Outdoor Activities in Kailua
My wife and I had an amazing experience with Kailua Beach Adventures! Manu and Sonny were awesome, friendly guides and taught us how to ride waves in a kayak, along with teaching us about fascinating island history.
There are destinations for ultra beginners via the canal and, for the more seasoned paddler, an Island, one of the “Mokes,” (Moku Nui) that has a quiet beach, hosts a bird sanctuary, and if you’re as lucky as we w...
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#1 of 23 Outdoor Activities in Kaneohe
Kevin and Joe were super guides, with kindness and humor alongside such impressive expertise of various types — on boats, kayaks, snorkeling equipment, the history and ecosystem of the bay and Coconut Island, and...
The ride to and from was comfortable, the guides were clear on instructions, group was friendly, snacks and an awesome BBQ lunch were provided, felt safe snorkeling with instructors, kayaking was awesome and also,...
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#4 of 22 Outdoor Activities in Kailua
From Tim Luis in the office helping with our online schooling for our Adanced Open Water certification, to Jamie, our 5 star captain, Jake and Josh, our most fave dive Instructors ever!
Aaron’s the best !! Had a great diving experience as usual !!! Got to see huge sized turtles ( 8 to 10 ), baby turtles, scorpion fish , frog fish , eel, plenty of colorful fishes and corals.
#5 of 22 Outdoor Activities in Kailua
Our Guide was Ben, we were picked up from our hotel and taken to the location and the kayaking experience was very enjoyable, Ben our guide was fantastic and very informative!! Highly recommend this!
... a guided 2.5mi kayak out to a private beach where we saw munk seals, they have lava pools and a bird sanctuary, or most adventurous with a solo kayak tour (don't do this if you dint gave kayaking experience du...
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#6 of 22 Outdoor Activities in Kailua
From running at sunrise, lounging at the beach all day, swimming until sunset, and night strolling with the velvety feel of sand on your feet, Kailua will always have a soft spot in my heart.
Kailua has to be the most beautiful beach I have ever seen.. the water is the prettiest color of blue.. it is a great beach to just spend a day and picnic under a tree... people were also paddle boarding and kayak...
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Lanikai Beach Kailua, HI
#7 of 22 Outdoor Activities in Kailua
There are a half dozen or so public access routes to the beach, so anybody can get to the beach, but you have to park on the street side on the streets perpendicular to the main drag, and it feels very intrusive o...
Unlike other beaches that are easily accessible from the road, you have to wind through residential areas, compete for free street parking, then walk between houses in a small path to get to the beach, but it was...
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Makapu'u Beach Waimanalo, HI
#1 of 12 Outdoor Activities in Waimanalo
This beach is truly amazing and offers some fantastic views of rock formations with a light house, some small islands off the coast and steep, lush mountains that run along the coastline.
The waves are 10-14 feet high for the surfer's delight and as you get closer to shore, the waves are fantastic for body surfing and boogie boarding.
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#2 of 12 Outdoor Activities in Waimanalo
It's a crescent shaped beach so it's perfect for pictures: mountains to the back with green trees, islands off the coast with clean blue waters.
The shore is lined with a beautiful beach and picnic area, highly recommend going to see this beautiful place!
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Kualoa Ranch Kaneohe, HI
#2 of 23 Outdoor Activities in Kaneohe
... tour, WWII bunker, ocean voyage and garden tour, ancient fishpond and tropical botanical garden tour, treetop zipline canopy tour, horseback riding, ATV tour, and a secret island beach activities adventure.
We visited Kayla ranch for the day with family and friends and it is a must do when visiting Oahu we did the zipline tour the jungle safari and movie sites tour and all 9 of us throughly enjoyed it was really awes...
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#8 of 22 Outdoor Activities in Kailua
It is all uphill at first and we got quite warm, but the breeze and the view of Lanikai Beach, which we knew we were going to after the hike, kept us motivated!
The hike is most strenuous at the bottom and the very top, with a gentle slope for most of the terrain.
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Waimanalo Beach Waimanalo, HI
#3 of 12 Outdoor Activities in Waimanalo
The bonus about traveling to this Waimanalo Beach is that you can cap you body-surfing day off with a trip to nearby Ono Steaks & Shrimp Shack and get what might be the best lunch or dinner you'll EVER devour at a...
from the color of the waters (50 different shades of blue), the backdrop of the cliffs, the nice shade trees right behind the beach and the clean, open white sands, this beach was mesmerizing.
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Kane'ohe Bay Kaneohe, HI
#3 of 23 Outdoor Activities in Kaneohe
While a bit windy and chilly, we adored our experience kayaking and snorkeling in Kane'ohe Bay.
We got the chance to snorkel on a reef that they told us only one other boat company is allowed to stop at and we visited the immense and incredible sand bar.
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#9 of 22 Outdoor Activities in Kailua
We weren’t there during the daytime, but it’s a great place to avoid crowds and tourists.
A great place for a sunrise jog.
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Lanikai Pillbox Hike Oahu, HI 1.5 mi away
#203 of 757 Outdoor Activities in Oahu
I personally loved the graffiti on the pillboxes - did several pillbox hikes while on Oahu and loved seeing the different grafitti at each site.
Nicest hike on the island of Oahu for its views, bring hiking boots!
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#10 of 22 Outdoor Activities in Kailua
Electric Bike was very comfy and easy to go to Kailua and Lanikai beach.
As long as you know how to ride a bike you'll have lots of fun.
#11 of 22 Outdoor Activities in Kailua
I'm an avid hiker, and between the mud, the steep parts including serious rope climbs, and the heat/humidity, it took me about 50 minutes to cover the 1.15 miles to the first peak.
Couple of things to mention. 1. Parking is limited.
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#12 of 22 Outdoor Activities in Kailua
The hike is through a rain forest and has some awesome views of the Oahu mountain range and the Pacific Ocean on the north side of the island.
The walk starts in a residential neighborhood, but quickly becomes a rainforest hike.
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#13 of 22 Outdoor Activities in Kailua
They really help make it an unforgettable day and were genuinely interested in our adventure.
The prices are probably the best on the island for full week rentals and the equipment was great.
#1 of 4 Outdoor Activities in Kaaawa
I would highly recommend it to anybody looking for an adventure on the water in beautiful San Diego.
The scenery is stunning!
#4 of 23 Outdoor Activities in Kaneohe
His knowledge of traditional canoes (he builds ‘em!) and history of traditional Polynesian canoeing along with his knowledge of the area and all the modern changes makes this a unique, one-of-a-kind experience.
Our group was able to visit and snorkel off an amazing sand bar and coral reef and just relax and enjoy the pristine waters and gorgeous scenery around us.
#14 of 22 Outdoor Activities in Kailua
Beautiful and very challenging golf course, we feel like we golfing in an Jurassic Park with all the loose golf balls like Dinosaurs eggs,signature island green, well kept fairways, perfect rolling greens quite a...
You drive through incredible forests and past amazing scenery of the mountains.
Kaiona Beach Park Waimanalo, HI
#4 of 12 Outdoor Activities in Waimanalo
Beautiful Beach for Low-key Snorkeling
All ages are comfortable and welcome here.
Small Kine Farm Waimanalo, HI
#5 of 12 Outdoor Activities in Waimanalo
#6 of 12 Outdoor Activities in Waimanalo
Doug was a great instructor and the ride was calm and peaceful, we even had a bird parallel flying with us.
Awesome experience for my 12 year old daughter.
#1 of 3 Outdoor Activities in Hauula
Still, I recommend this beautiful beach which is much less crowded than others.
I thought this was the most beautiful beach I saw on the island.
Hungaro Explorer Kaneohe, HI
#5 of 23 Outdoor Activities in Kaneohe
He is extremely personable and he is knowledgeable about the trails and the nature that surrounds it.
I hiked the Moanalua Valley trail to the Haiku Stairs with him today and it was an unforgettable experience.
#6 of 23 Outdoor Activities in Kaneohe
Each hole had 3 levels (easy, medium, and hard) which made it fun for the whole family.
Extremely fun mini golf course
Sherwood Beach Waimanalo, HI
#7 of 12 Outdoor Activities in Waimanalo
Simple review; beautiful beach...hidden gem! Let's keep it this way!
Fun for families