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Oahu is Hawaii’s third-largest island and its most developed. It is the “hub” of all the islands combined, providing many activities and accommodations, along with a feeling of escape and pure relaxation in year-round balmy weather.
Oahu is probably the cheapest Hawaiian island to visit. It is the only island that has inexpensive island-wide bus service, allowing you to experience the island without having to rent a car.
Geographically, nearly three-quarters of Hawaii’s approximate 1.2 million residents proudly call Oahu home, and 372,000 live in the Honolulu, the urban but ultra-modern city. Daily average temperatures are in the low 70s during the coolest months, February and March, and around 85 degrees in the hottest months, August and September.
Its waters are the wildest and most thrilling among all of Hawaii’s islands. They crash together with a forceful definition, producing waves well over 40 feet–higher than anywhere else in Hawaii. Perhaps the world’s best known beach, Waikiki, is one place you definitely don’t want to miss while visiting Oahu. And Hanauma Bay, east of Waikiki, is the best snorkeling area in all of the islands, while Kailua Bay is the island’s top windsurfing spot.
Oahu boasts mountains rising from the coast to 2,000 feet with fragrant flowers, sparkling waterfalls, and a jungle-like tropical forest.
And there are many, many ways to explore: Seasoned tour guides and site specialists aplenty are on hand to offer you any type of activity to suit your personal style. From surfing or snorkeling lessons to helicopter tours and dinner cruises, you can find it here.
For elegance at its apex, the “Star Of Honolulu Dinner Cruise” certainly delivers. Providing a dinner cruise, dancing, a Polynesian show, under the warm, golden skies of Oahu’s evenings, you can enjoy a night under the stars you’ll remember for a lifetime.
For the hardier, more adventurous traveler, the hiking possibilities are wide open. You can either set out on your own (some very intricate but well-traveled hiking trails are reachable by bus) or book a tour with one of the island’s hiking companies. Whatever your personality, you’ll find a perfect way to tour the wilderness of the island.
You can literally go from viewing ancient Hawaiian temples to 21st-Century high-rises, then move from the “Town” to the “Country,” just 45 minutes away. Amazingly enough, the town of Hale’iwa exists much the same as it has since it was established by missionaries — in 1832!
Tour the USS Arizona Memorial in Pearl Harbor on the “Duck,” a restored, World War II military vehicle that can travel on both water and land, for an up-close view of one of the United States’ most beloved historical sites.
And if you want to see the world from a really different vantage point, discover the underwater world on a submarine tour. “Atlantis Submarines” will take you directly to the island’s plentiful sea life, from exotic fishes to coral and turtles, all circling around you as you descend to the floor of the ocean.
From kayaking to scuba diving to horseback riding — yes, even horseback riding on Oahu is actually one of its more sought-after activities! This island has it all. For More Info of Oahu’s Activities Click Here
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