Discover Honolulu

Ho-no-lu-lu. Four juicy syllables that conjure up images of bronzed surfers gliding across the ocean. Yet there’s more to it than boards and breaks. Say “aloha” to super-friendly people, impressive war memorials, succulent food and volcanic coastline straight out of a tropical dreamscape.

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Our top-rated things to see and do

9.1
Hanauma Bay Nature Preserve

Popular areas

8.9
Waikiki Beach

Popular areas

8.8
Diamond Head State Monument

Landmarks

8.8
Pearl Harbor

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8.8
Makapuu Lighthouse Trail

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8.5
Ala Moana Beach Park

Parks

8.4
Iolani Palace

Landmarks

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Lesser-known spots, straight from our local team

Lyon Arboretum

City secret

Makiki Valley Loop Trail

City secret

Running Trail at Ala Moana Beach Park

City secret

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The best areas of the city to visit

Downtown Honolulu

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Eastern Honolulu

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Manoa

Neighbourhood

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9.1
Hanauma Bay Nature Preserve

Popular areas

Lyon Arboretum

City secret

Downtown Honolulu

Neighbourhood