DISCOVER ICONIC THINGS TO DO ON OAHU
The essence of Aloha you'll feel at THE MODERN HONOLULU originates in our genuine love of the islands, and our desire to help you experience Hawaiian culture and history. Activities in Honolulu include the Pearl Harbor memorials, Oahu's North Shore and luaus offer interpretation. Ask THE MODERN HONOLULU concierge for itineraries, recommendations and preferred vendors to guide your discovery of "Classic Hawaii" things to do on Oahu.
USS Arizona Memorial at Pearl Harbor
A National Historic Landmark commemorating the Japanese attack on December 7, 1941.
Discover the North Shore
In the mecca of Hawaiian surf culture, shop funky boutiques, wave-gaze and go for shave ice.
When you think luau on Oahu, you think food, dancing and free-spirited fun. With so many styles swirling around this one spot, all you have to do is pick which luau's for you.
MORE ABOUT / CLASSIC HAWAII
Ask THE MODERN HONOLULU Concierge to create an itinerary of things to do in Oahu and provide reservation assistance to guide your discovery of activities in Honolulu. Start at Pearl Harbor sites including the USS Arizona Memorial and Battleship Missouri. Learn – then luau – at the Polynesian Cultural Center. Let our North Shore mash-up take you to legendary surf spots, Hanauma Bay Snorkeling, screen-tested Kualoa Ranch, Dole Pineapple Plantation and historic Haleiwa (with a side of shaved ice or fresh, amped-up seafood from a shrimp truck).
“If you are visiting between November and February, don’t miss Waimea Bay on the North Shore where the island’s top surfers take on 30-foot waves”
IN PICTURES / IMAGES OF CLASSIC HAWAII
- Chief Sielu's Luau located 25 minutes from Waikiki
- Polynesian Cultural Center
- Hula lessons
- Go native