Suit up, grab your board (or flippers), and hit the waves at Sunset Beach Park, one of the island's most legendary surfing spots. Nestled along Oahu's wild northern shore, the beach boasts long stretches of soft sand, swaying palm trees, and wide-open ocean views. Depending on the season, surfers flock to the area to catch some of its towering waves or participate in the famous Vans Triple Crown of Surfing. You can certainly join in, if you have the proper skills and knowledge. Otherwise, indulge in some of the region's most popular snorkeling and swimming zones, or just kick back and relax on the sand. Keep in mind while in the water that the beach has very strong riptides, so always follow basic safety precautions. To visit Sunset Beach Park and other attractions in Haleiwa, use our Haleiwa road trip site.
Tours to Sunset Beach Park
$168 BOOK WITH VIATOR Oahu Highlights, Turtles & North Shore - Small Group Circle Island Tour
Duration: 6 hours
$630 BOOK WITH VIATOR 6-Hour Private Customized Luxury Convertible Tour of Oahu's North Shore
Duration: 6 hours
$233 BOOK WITH VIATOR Oʻahu: North Shore Adventure Helicopter Tour from Turtle Bay
Duration: 20 minutes
$207 BOOK WITH VIATOR Oahu Private Island Tour: Waikiki, North Shore, and the Dole Plantation
Duration: 1 day
Sunset Beach Park reviews
Beautiful beach without all the crowds. Great waves to play in! While we were there, there was a wave surge that brought out a lot more surfers. So much fun to watch all those surfers out there! more »
Absolutely gorgeous view and the surfing lived up to expectation. Looking forward to watching the CT event here soon!!! more »
Fortunately, heavy downpours stopped, water was still warm... nice with very few locals!
Beautiful beach, not too many people. Water was nice!
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