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City break in Oahu Island. Active leisure ideas for Oahu Island - attractions, recreation and nightlife

Honolulu, Hawaii Oahu is a paradise for those who love surfing, snorkelling, waterskiing and watersports activities. Waikiki Beach is one of the most famous and recognized beaches in the world which is 24 kilometres long. In fact, Waikiki consists of six beaches flowing into one another. The far Western one is called Kahanamoku, after the famous local surfer. This place is perfect for those who enjoy swimming and sunbathing. There is very shallow water and the widest coastline of all the beaches of Waikiki.
Oahu is rich with various historical monuments, belonging to different eras. Those who want to learn more about the role of World War II for Americans should definitely visit the USS Arizona … Open
Fort DeRussy is the most popular holiday destination on Oahu. Here you can always find a company for football or volleyball. This place attracts those who are interested in snorkelling because there is a coral reef close to the shore. Royal-Moana is a place for crazy parties, dating, dancing and beach games rather than for a relaxing holiday. Kuhio on the contrary, the place for people who are looking for silence and solitude. The beach is perfect for novice surfers who will easily catch a wave here. Sans Souci is an absolutely calm beach and Queen's Surf Beach is nice for snorkelling. The representatives of non-traditional orientation often arrange their parties here.
Are you tired of beach holidays and sunbathing? Then, you can conquer the extinct volcano Diamond Head. You will have to go the last kilometre of the way to the top on foot, but in general, even people without special skills can climb the volcano. Diamond Head provides an incredible view of Honolulu, Oahu and the surrounding Hawaiian Islands. Do you want to get acquainted with a variety of animals, including exotic species? Then you should go to Waikiki zoo. 17 hectares of land were once a part of the Royal possessions, and now the land is home to several hundred representatives of the tropical jungle, the African Savannah and the Pacific Islands. Some of the animals can’t be found in other parts of the world. Copyright www.orangesmile.com
The legendary Waikiki beach situated next to luxury resort of the same name is one of the most important landmarks of Hawaii; its wonderful coast is in the list of the most beautiful beaches … Open
You can become acquainted with the water inhabitants of the archipelago visiting Waikiki aquarium, the second oldest aquarium in America. Live corals, jellyfish, molluscs, cephalopods, tropical fish, green turtles, sharks, jellyfish, and seals – all these animals feel quite comfortable in the aquarium. If you want to get acquainted with all the inhabitants of the waters of Hawaii in the natural environment, then join the tour on a special passenger submarine Atlantis, where you can go down to a depth of 30 meters without any diving equipment.
Ala Moana/Kakaako Condos @ Night In general, the island is a perfect place for exploring the underwater world. There are all conditions for diving, and inexperienced divers can be trained in a dive school and get an international license. Moreover, you can rent all the necessary equipment here. There are many interesting objects you can explain under the sea. You can also visit the ocean animal park Sea Life Park Hawaii, where you can see the show of dolphins and seals and swim in one pool with these amazing animals. The inhabitants of the land of the tropical belt can be found in the Honolulu Zoo. Today there are representatives of 905 species of living beings, from the dragons of the Comoro Islands to elephants and primates.
Honolulu is the best place to stop for tourists looking for the luxurious hotel. Waikiki Beach Marriott is one of the best known on Hawaii. The hotel is situated at the famous Waikiki beach, … Open
Waikiki Shell is a venue for outdoor concerts of musical bands. Those who love movies should visit the open-air cinema which is located not far from the zoo. Do you want to walk through the jungle? No problem! You can become acquainted with tropical flora and fauna, swim in the waterfalls and cross the turbulent river through the hanging bridge on Oahu. There are several national parks, which have routes for both beginners and experienced travellers. You can end the day with a party on Waikiki or in one of the nightclubs of Honolulu.
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Map of all parks
National and city parks around Oahu Island
♥   Recreation Area 'Oahe West Shore' , 7.4 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   City Park 'Friendship Garden' , 21.2 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   State Park 'Blow - Hole' , 37.4 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   National Historical Park 'Kalaupapa' , 108 km from the center. On the map   Photo
Map of all pret-parks
Amusement parks near Oahu Island
♥   Amusement park 'Sea Life Park Hawaii' Oahu, 36.6 km from the center. On the map   Photo
Map of all aquaparks
Water attractions around Oahu Island
♥   Water park 'Wet n Wild Hawaii' Kapolei, 22 km from the center. On the map   Photo

Sites around Oahu Island from our surveys on extreme Earth places

Aliiolani Hale

From the series “Famous Buildings of Renaissance Architecture”
At the end of the 19th century the ruler’s residence of Hawaiian was moved to another palace. And this wonderful building in Renaissance style was given to the Hawaii State Supreme Court. In 1911 the building was drastically reconstructed after it the building has lost almost all original inner decoration. The interior of the palace has changed, whereas the Renaissance facade hasn't. Nowadays a part of this huge building is an interesting museum of the court system of Hawaii islands. The library with old legislative documents attracts a lot of people. … Read further

Koko

From the series “Majestic and Spectacular Craters and Crater Lakes”
In the crater, the botanical garden was laid, the area of ​​which is about 60 acres. It shows the huge collection of cacti and exotic plants - the typical local flora. Oahu Island is characterized by the very hot and drought climate, so Koko crater is one of the best places on the island to get to know the peculiarities of the local plant. … Read further
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City break ideas for neighbours of Oahu Island

Guide to your best city break in Oahu Island - popular places for recreation and leisure. Things to do during the day in Oahu Island - attractions, parks, beaches, aquaparks, racing tracks, biking trails or waterski. Recommendations (with addresses, phone numbers and links) where to spend your time in the evening (bars, discos, clubs, etc.). We share some good ideas and the question 'What to do in Oahu Island?' disappears immediately.
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