Oahu Vacation That You Will Never Forget
Oahu is Hawaii's third-largest island and its most developed. Honolulu is the center of all the islands. The island of Oahu offers you many great things: famous beaches, museums, historical places, water sports, and very tasty local cuisines from restaurants.
Nearly 75 percent of Hawaii’s population (1.2 million) resides on Oahu and about 400,000 live in Honolulu.
Oahu is a great place to start your Hawaiian vacation. Most flights fly directly to Honolulu from the U.S. mainland. Your Oahu vacation will be very convenient and cost-saving with public infrastructure on the island. Oahu has the best public transportation among all Hawaiian Islands. You can travel around the island by a bus. Oahu is the only island that has reliable, cheap, and island-wide bus system. It is possible to explore the island without having to rent a car.
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. The weather is fine all year long. During your vacation on Oahu, you never worry about safety issue as Oahu is very safe for everyone.
Most hotels on Oahu are located around Waikiki area which is a good starting point for your vacation. There are shopping malls, restaurants, bars, museums, zoo, and beaches around Waikiki area. You can walk from your hotel to Waikiki Beach within minutes.
You can walk to Waikiki Aquarium to see the Hawaii’s underwater world. You will not only get fun but also some knowledge too. The aquarium admission will give you self-guided tour with headphone. Then you can walk to Honolulu Zoo to see wild animals.
If you are still have some energy left, let’s go to Diamond Head Crater. This is the most famous landmark of Oahu. Expect to spend 2 to 3 hours climbing the crater. Once you reach the top of the crater, you will see a very stunning view of Honolulu and Waikiki area.
These are only some examples of top Oahu attractions. There are many more attractions to see during your Oahu vacation. ALOHA welcome to Oahu.
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