16 Landmarks in Oahu, Hawaii You Must Visit Story

By Andrew Sayles

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Introduction

16 Landmarks in Oahu, Hawaii You Must Visit Story

From white-sand beaches and fine dining to backcountry hikes and surf shacks, these 16 landmarks...

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Landmark 1

Aloha Tower

The iconic Aloha Tower was built in 1926 as a welcome beacon for travelers arriving...

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Landmark 2

Halona Blowhole

The Halona Blowhole was created thousands of years ago when there were still active volcanos...

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Landmark 3

Iolani Palace

In the late 19th century, Iolani Palace was the home of both King Kalakaua and...

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Landmark 4

The USS Arizona Memorial at Pearl Harbor

No trip to Oahu would be complete without a visit to the USS Arizona Memorial...

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Landmark 5

Waimea Valley

On the north end of Oahu, Waimea Valley attracts over a thousand visitors per day....

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Landmark 6

Nuuanu Pali Lookout

The Nu'uanu Pali Lookout is just a few miles away from downtown Honolulu, making it...

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Landmark 7

Polynesian Cultural Center

The Polynesian Cultural Center is an unforgettable experience and one of Oahu's top activities to...

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Landmark 8

Diamond Head State Monument

Situated adjacent to the capital city, this famous Honolulu landmark was created about 300,000 years...

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Landmark 9

Hanauma Bay Nature Preserve

Snorkelers will especially want to pay this landmark a visit, as the crystal-clear waters in...

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Landmark 10

The Honolulu Memorial

The Honolulu Memorial is found in the National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific. It is...

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Landmark 11

Waikiki Beach

The world-famous Waikiki Beach is found on the South Shore of Honolulu, with nearby Diamond...

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Landmark 12

Makapu'u Point Lighthouse Trail

The Makapu'u Point Lighthouse Trail, or Kaiwi Scenic Shoreline as it's also called, is the...

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Landmark 13

Byodo-In Temple

The Byodo-In Temple was built in 1968 to honor the island's many Japanese immigrants. It's...

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Landmark 14

Haleiwa Town

This North Shore historic surf town has just about everything you could look for in...

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Landmark 15

Kaena Point State Park

Kaena Point State Park is on the westernmost tip of Oahu and is one of...

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Landmark 16

Makaha Beach Park

Makaha Beach Park, on the western side of the island, is a destination for casual...

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Conclusion

Conclusion

These 16 landmarks in Oahu, Hawaii, are sure to fill you with awe at the...

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