Oahu, Hawaii is one of the top vacation destinations! Whether you’re visiting with a group of friends or someone special, you’re guaranteed to make memories that last a lifetime. If you love spending time outdoors, then you’ll love all that Oahu has to offer. Here are some of the best things to do in Oahu, Hawaii for outdoor lovers:
1. Go Ziplining
Of course the number 1 thing you have to do when you visit Oahu is go ziplining, and what better place to do it than the number 1 spot to zipline? When you zipline in Oahu with CLIMB Works Keana Farms, you’re in for a treat. You’ll get to explore one of the most beautiful places on Earth from Oahu’s longest ziplines, ranging from 500 feet to nearly half a mile long! During this 3-hour guided zipline tour, you’ll experience 8 side-by-side zipline runs that offer gorgeous views of the North Shore’s famous beaches, farms and lush mountains, an ATV ride past farms, through the jungle and up the mountainside, 3 sky bridges, 2 rappels and more! You’ll also get to learn about Hawaii’s rich history and culture and taste fresh fruit from Keana Farms. Nothing can beat this adventure!
2. Go Snorkeling
Another great thing to do in Oahu when you visit is go snorkeling! Oahu has a number of exciting snorkeling opportunities for you to try. After your ziplining adventure at CLIMB Works, find the perfect place to snorkel at the North Shore’s beaches! One of the top spots is Kuilima Cove, which has the best snorkeling for beginners. The waters are calm, and the depth barely goes over your head, so it’s safe for both weak swimmers and children. You have the chance to see green sea turtles, yellow tang, and butterflyfish! Other places to go snorkeling include Hanauma Bay and Shark’s Cove.
3. Go Hiking
Another outdoor activity you don’t want to miss when you visit Oahu is hiking. There are beautiful hiking trails for every skill, from beginners to experts. One of the best hikes in Oahu is Waimano Falls Trail. Waimano Falls Trail is mostly under the canopy of the forest, so it has a lot of shade. Once you reach Waimano Falls, you’ll see that it runs into Waimano Pools, which is deep enough for you jump in! The trail is about 2.8 miles and is fun but challenging because of its steepness. Other popular hiking trails in Oahu, HI are Kaena Point, which offers incredible views along the coastlines of the North Shore, and Lanikai Pillboxes Hike, which is known as one of the most picturesque hikes in Hawaii!
There is no denying that Oahu is the place to be for outdoor lovers. Book our zipline tour and start planning your trip to try all of these amazing things to do in Oahu, HI!