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Waikiki Beach, Honolulu

3.8
#1 of 207 in Beaches in Hawaii
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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  • Honestly this beach is more crowded than most beaches you can imagine. Laguna, Venice, etc. There are so many people even starting at like 6:30am that it makes the walk over to the beach seem like a w...  more »
  • Nice walk along the shoreline. Plenty of people swimming and enjoying themselves. Stop by a stand and get a pineapple whip. Go to Honolulu cookie and taste free samples.  more »
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