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Top 10 Oahu Snorkeling Tours and Destinations

Updated July 6, 2018 Hawaii may be known for its thundering waterfalls, verdant shorelines and volcanic ridges, but some of the best things to see in this tropical destination are actually not on dry land. From coral reefs teeming with tropical life to naturally occurring turtle cleaning stations, there are a lot of reasons to get into the ocean on …

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Top 10 Things To Do On Oahu

Updated:  June 16, 2018 From world-class surfing to some of Hawaii’s best snorkeling, Oahu is a vacationer’s paradise. But it’s also a place steeped in history–home to Pearl Harbor and Honolulu’s rich historical district. If you’re planning a trip to the island, there are a few things you must try while you’re there. Enjoy an ever-popular Circle Island tour, partake …

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Top 5 Oahu Things To Do

Is it really any wonder why Oahu is the most-visited of all the Hawaiian islands? Oahu is a vacationer’s paradise with world-class surfing and some of the best snorkeling on all of Hawaii. But it’s also a place steeped in history and culture—home to the USS Arizona Memorial at Pearl Harbor as well as Honolulu’s rich historical district. There’s so …

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Last Minute Things To Do On Oahu

It can be hard to plan a whole vacation months in advance. Sometimes it’s better to leave your days a little open in the event that you need to spend some time resting from jetlag or you find something really fun to do that just wasn’t in the guide books. We’ve picked out the best Oahu experiences that you can …

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Best Dolphin & Whale Watching On Oahu

Catching a glimpse of Hawaiian spinner dolphins and migrating humpback whales can be life changing, especially when you do so in a safe and responsible way. When it comes to dolphin and whale watching Oahu has a lot of options. It’s easy to spot a spinner dolphin once you’re out on the water. Humpback whales are more elusive, journeying down …

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Learn How To Surf With These Waikiki Surf Lessons

If you’re on Oahu, Waikiki is a great place for beginner surf lessons. You won’t find the wicked waves or sharp rocks of other Oahu beaches here—only a long expanse of smooth, white sand with views of Diamond Head in the distance. Waikiki is home to beginner-sized waves that break both left and right and are well spaced out offering …

Top 15 Oahu Things To Do

While the most popular activities include visiting the USS Arizona Memorial at Pearl Harbor, taking a tour of the North Shore, and attending a traditional luau, there’s plenty of incredible Oahu activities to check off your bucket list.  #1 – Visit Pearl Harbor Pearl Harbor A visit to Oahu isn’t complete without a trip to Pearl Harbor. While getting there …

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Best Oahu Surf Lessons for Beginners

A visit to any Hawaiian island is incomplete without taking a surfing lesson. This sport, once reserved for only Hawaiian kings, is now one of the most popular activities you can do on the water. But before you put on your suit and grab your board, take a moment to learn about the best surf lessons Oahu has to offer. …

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Best Oahu Horseback Riding For All Levels

Whether you’re visiting Hawaii or a local, there’s no better way to explore the breathtaking Hawaiian landscape than on horseback. Traverse lush green fields, climb craggy volcanic ridges, and watch the sun dip beneath the sea all from the back of your trusty steed—just like paniolos (Hawaiian cowboys) before you! Whether you’re looking for a gentle trail ride for you …