For family-friendly activities such as a visit to the Honolulu Zoo, a trip to the Sea Life Waterpark or a day at the beach, check our attractions and events blog page to be in the know about where to go in Waikiki.
To get an idea of the rich cultures of Polynesia and how they intermingle with each other, we recommend a visit to the Polynesian Cultural Center in Laie, Oahu. Guests can see fire dancing, try their hand at craft making, taste traditional foods and watch larger-than-life performance pieces that celebrate the vibrant cultures of Polynesia.
Want a slice of the island’s “Pineapple Experience”? Make sure to visit the famous Dole Plantation during your stay in Oahu. It’s just a 40-minute ride from Waikiki and one of the island’s major attractions. Here’s five reasons you don’t want to miss out on the Dole Plantation.
If you find yourself in Waikiki for the holidays, take part in its annual traditions! From a photo with Shaka Santa and Tutu Mele to the festival of lights boat parade, celebrate the season with these events around Oahu.
Younger ones will especially enjoy the petting zoo and playground area, which is situated in the center of the park.