Quick Facts

Oahu Beaches - Many of the beaches in Oahu are located in the beach parks and regional parks, and are perfect for swimming, surfing, watersports and nature hikes. Enjoy access to a lush tropical setting nearby where you can see native wildlife and relax under the palm trees. The Kualoa mountains make for a perfect backdrop around the bays and shores of Oahu.

location
Hawaiian Islands
language
English
currency
Dollar
size
596.7 square miles (1,545.4 square km)
weather
Average annual temperature is 68°F with an average high around 72°F and the average low near 63°F

Oahu, Hawaii

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  • Oahu, Hawaii - Moana Surfrider, A Westin Resort & Spa, Waikiki Beach
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  • Oahu, Hawaii - Hilton Hawaiian Village Waikiki Beach Resort
  • Oahu, Hawaii - Sheraton Waikiki
  • Oahu, Hawaii - The Royal Hawaiian
  • Oahu, Hawaii - Moana Surfrider, A Westin Resort Waikiki Beach
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About Oahu

Considered to be the only real metropolitan area in the entire Hawaiian Islands, this popular tourist destination has been nicknamed 'The Gatherin Place'. You'll find several cultural attractions, museums and sports venues here, as well as miles of untouched coastline to make the most of your beach vacation. Read Less