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Waikiki Beach, Honolulu

4.1
#1 of 208 in Beaches in Hawaii
Must see · Beach · Nature / Park
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Soak up Hawaii’s island charm while relaxing on the sandy shores of Waikiki Beach. Located on the south shore of Honolulu, the beach borders the well-known neighborhood of Waikiki, once a playground for Hawaiian royalty. Known for its pristine white sand, bathtub temperatures, and spectacular views of the Diamond Head tuff cone, the beach serves as a popular place for watersports and sunbathing year-round. Try your hand at riding the waves with a surf lesson, or take a stroll along the boardwalk, where you will find a variety of oceanside dining options and street vendors. Put Waikiki Beach into our Honolulu trip planner to see other points of interest to visit during your vacation in Honolulu.
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TripAdvisor
  • The beach was extremely crowded during the day. As night the beach area had many homeless people laying around. 
    The beach was extremely crowded during the day. As night the beach area had many homeless people laying around.  more »
  • Travelled here to escape Australia winter. Not what it used to be. Crowded small beach. Concrete walls put up to save the beach. Water polluted with a bacteria. Very sad homeless problem with people.....  more
    Travelled here to escape Australia winter. Not what it used to be. Crowded small beach. Concrete walls put up to save the beach. Water polluted with a bacteria. Very sad homeless problem with people.....  more »
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  • nice, must see, but a bit to crowded ,for my taste.
  • Tourists trap beach, so it’s like any others beach. Nothing special 😇

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