It is said the island of Oahu is where Hawaii’s beauty and mystic blends with the modern world. The island of Oahu is the third largest and the most populous of the Hawaiian islands. It is also home to the state capital Honolulu. For the shopaholic, the best shopping is found here. If you are a beach enthusiast, some of the best Hawaiian beaches are here. One of the most popular is Waikiki; this beach is tough to beat for swimming, surfing or people watching. When visiting you will find the island paradise you’ve been looking for.
Ala Moana Center
Ala Moana is the largest shopping mall in Hawaii. It is also the largest open air shopping center in the world. This facility is located west of Waikīkī, across from Ala Moana Beach Park. Visitors will enjoy the shopping, dinning and special events.
Aloha Tower is a lighthouse and a prominent landmark of the state of Hawaii. It has a colorful history from its dedication in 1926s until present. The tower symbolizes Hawaii’s Aloha Spirit; in addition, it is a welcoming landmark for cruise ships & container vessels too. For the traveler expect to find shopping, dining and entertainment at this historic location.
Aulani Disney Resort
Aulani Disney Resort & Spa is a beach-side resort and vacation destination that is part of the Disney Vacation Club. This resort is one of the popular things to do in Oahu Hawaii.
Bishop Museum is a museum of history & science that was founded in 1889. It is the largest museum in Hawaii and is home to the world’s largest collection of Polynesian cultural & scientific artifacts. If you are interested in historical things to do in Oahu, this is a must do.
Pearl Harbor is a popular memorial honoring and remembering the U.S. Service men, who lost their lives during the tragic attack on December 7, 1941. This is a sobering place for reflection and to pay your respects.
Polynesian Cultural Center
Polynesian Cultural Center is a forty-two acre Polynesian living museum located on the northern shore of Oahu Hawaii. There are replicas of tropical villages where performers demonstrate various arts & crafts from historical Polynesia.
Things to do in Oahu(Royal Mausoleum)
The Royal Mausoleum, also known as Mauna Ala is the final resting place for two of Hawaii’s royal families the Kamehameha and Kalakaua Dynasty. For those interested in Hawaii’s past, this is one of the popular historical things to do in Ohau; guided tours are available by reservation.