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Waikiki Beach, Honolulu

4.1
#1 of 205 in Beaches in Hawaii
Must see · Beach · Nature / Park
Soak up Hawaii’s island charm while relaxing on the sandy shores of Waikiki Beach. Located on the south shore of Honolulu, the beach borders the well-known neighborhood of Waikiki, once a playground for Hawaiian royalty. Known for its pristine white sand, bathtub temperatures, and spectacular views of the Diamond Head tuff cone, the beach serves as a popular place for watersports and sunbathing year-round. Try your hand at riding the waves with a surf lesson, or take a stroll along the boardwalk, where you will find a variety of oceanside dining options and street vendors. Put Waikiki Beach into our Honolulu trip planner to see other points of interest to visit during your vacation in Honolulu.
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  • it isnt as gorgeous as Maui beaches - but really accessible and vibrant - I loved it. worth seeing for families  more »
  • If you are staying in Wiakiki, the beach area has all you need. Other than to visit Pearl Harbor, you could spend a whole week just at the beach. Within walking distance from the beach you cam...  more »
  • I had heard Waikiki beach is overrun with tourists but I discovered there is no beach to be overrun. There is only around twenty feet of soggy sand between the beautiful blue water and overdeveloped....  more »
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  • Come here at least once in your life
  • Nice famous beach but you can find nicer beaches in Oahu
  • Another awesome beach to visit as well as relaxing for a tan or to swim!!!
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