Waikīkī

With its famous beach and world-class shopping and dining, just 30 minutes’ drive from Honolulu Airport, Waikīkī is the ideal place to start your holiday

A family hitting the surf at Waikiki Beach Image Hawaii Tourism Authority Ben Ono
A family hitting the surf at Waikiki Beach Image Hawaii Tourism Authority Ben Ono

Activities

What to see and do

Go surfing or stand-up paddleboarding at Waikīkī Beach, explore the underwater world on a submarine tour, and hike Lē‘ahi (Diamond Head) for panoramic views

Best hotels and resorts

Where to stay

The best thing about staying in Waikīkī is the fact that every hotel and resort is within two or three blocks of the beach – with many overlooking it!

Best restaurants and cafés

Where to eat

From grabbing a casual bite by the beach at an iconic eatery like Duke’s Waikīkī to fine dining restaurants, there’s an eatery for every budget in Waikīkī

Eat, Stay & Play

Family Travel

With its famous beach and family-friendly restaurants and attractions, Waikīkī is the ideal place to start your holiday.