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Waikiki Beach, Honolulu

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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. For travelers who use our international travel planner, Honolulu holidays become easier to arrange, with trips to the Waikiki Beach and other attractions mapped out and timetabled.
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  • The beach par excellence, to Magnum PI to be clear! Very large, clean and full of people.
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  • This is a beautiful beach and perfect for couples or families. Very crowded so get there early. Not many places with shade.  more »
  • I might have review this place already....but just got back. My 10th visit. Or...I lost count. haha! No matter the noise..or the crowds...or the buildings...I know...its Waikiki. But the beach never f...  more »