Visiting Honolulu? Don’t miss a drive through Oahu!! Honolulu is the capital of Hawaii, and is located on the island of Oahu. A splendid tourist spot for as the Hawaiian Islands, or small beach towns are around Oahu. The place is dense with the activity.
The trip will include top 3 areas on the Island – the North Shore, the east side of Oahu and Waikiki. A low budget trip in Oahu can give you a great experience of exploring the city of beaches. The top things to do on Oahu in just 3 days:
Waikiki is the hotspot of Oahu – presuming that you’ll be staying in Waikiki. The very first day at Oahu will never exhaust you.
Walking can be good way to see around Waikiki deeply and sighting astounding sites. Hiking at Diamond Head is a bit further, but reaching there through walk is possible. However, there are other mediums of travel from Waikiki to Diamond Head.
For instance, visitors can take a trolley to Diamond Head from Waikiki that will remain cast back in one’s mind. Moreover, ride sharing is something you can opt for to make some new friends at this phenomenal place. Queen’s beach – east of Waikiki beach but stunning place for quiet and relaxing time. The snorkeling at the beach will be cherry on the top giving you hush environment.
Through rent a car, we can make the tourists travel from Waikiki to the Matsumoto Shave Ice where you will find best cuisine of Hawaii. The drive will be approximately of 12 mins. Bus is also an option for the tourists to take itinerary to Matsumoto Shave Ice, but it will take 15 mins. You can also rent a bicycle near Shark’s Cove, if you’ve the adequate stamina to ride to Matsumoto Shave Ice.
After done with the lunch, cruise towards beach to watch some turtles until the sunset!
Renting a car will be convenient due to distance – from Waikiki to east side of Oahu.
Traveling through a bus is also possible but again, it will be time consuming. Hence, you will have to limit the activities, if chose to travel via bus. Moreover, the waiting time is also too long.
Once the sunset, drive to Shrimp Truck for dinner for famous and delicious food before you sleep. From turtle bay resort the Shrimp truck is 22 mins away on private car. Whereas, bus will take over half an hour. Kokohead trail will be stunning spot for hiking after lunch – from semi-pro to professional hikers all visit to phenomenal site.
There two notable places at Oahu that must be visited, if you’ve the adequate time in the city.
The place has USS Arizona memorial, the most iconic part of Pearl Harbor. You can spend couple of hours or even a day. You can check the National Park service website to see opening dates, it keeps on changing. Worth going place cognize the deep tragedy that had a global connotation.
A full day going place with a visit to Polynesian Cultural Center – Hawaiian luau is also known as Hawaiian entertainment and food. You can also simply attend an evening luau.