OUTDOOR ADVENTURES

Diamond Heat crater

DIAMOND HEAD SUMMIT TRAIL

A must-see up close destination! Known in Hawaiian as leahi, Diamond Head Crater was formed over 300,000 years ago and encompasses over 475 acres of interior and outer slopes.

Foster Botanical Gardens

FOSTER BOTANICAL GARDENS

Visit one of the largest collections of tropical plants in the United States, several of which are endangered or even extinct in the world outside. Enjoy over 14 acres of tropical trees, gardens with primitive cycads, hybrid orchids, palms, and butterflies.

Hanauma Bay

HANAUMA BAY

Snorkel with some of brightest fish in the Pacific at Hanauma Bay, a well-known state park revered for its fantastic sightseeing under the sea. The entrance is located on the southeast tip of East Honolulu and costs $7.50 to enter.

Kuhio Beach

KUHIO BEACH PARK

Just across the street from the hotel is a great beach park—a perfect spot for swimming, snorkeling, stand up paddling, surfing or just relaxing. The park also is the site of the Prince Kuhio Statue, the Duke Kahanamoku Statue and the Stones of Kapaemahu.

Lyon Arboretum

LYON ARBORETUM

Located near the University of Hawaii in Manoa valley, this outdoor garden is an important resource the university and is popular with the local community. Walk the trail, take a tour, or have a picnic among the beautiful flora.

Manoa Falls

MANOA FALLS

This fun hike is great for those adventurers looking for dense greenery, fruit trees, and a waterfall pay-off! This 1.6-mile hike offers gorgeous scenery like guava trees, a bamboo forest and fragrant wild ginger.