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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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  • People always say Waikiki is the worst beach in Hawaii. Well, to be fair, it's still a lovely beach to me. Yes it's kind of crowded and busy, but hey you can see many sexy people. Since it's to the we...  more »
  • What a great place to come. There are 2 areas I like to go - on the right hand side of the Fort Russey out to the Hilton lagoon and the other is past the side where of a lot of hotels have their beach...  more »
  • We spent a few days on Waikiki beach enjoying the adventures it offered. I recommend the catamaran boat ride. The people were so nice a took great care of us. The views of the city and Diamond Head we...  more »