Things to do


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Hawaii is one of the world’s most desirable tourist destinations so once you get here you will want to see why everyone is flocking to come here. Don’t miss these favorite Oahu sites and attractions:

  • North Shore/Haleiwa Town
  • Pearl Harbor Arizona Memorial and Battleship Missouri
  • Polynesian Cultural Center
  • Diamond Head Hike
  • Waikiki Beach and Hotels
  • Punchbowl National Cemetary of
    the Pacific
  • Hanauma Bay State Park
  • Iolani Palace
  • Kualoa Ranch
  • Bishop Museum and Planetarium
  • Pali Lookout
  • Dole Pineapple Plantation/Maze
  • Sea Life Park
  • Aloha Tower
  • Waikiki Aquarium
  • Honolulu Zoo









Try these local favorites that are popular with Oahu residents:

  • Ko Olina Resort swimming coves
  • Shave Ice at Matsumoto’s or Waiola Store
  • China Town/Oahu Market
  • University of Hawaii Sports Events
  • Aloha Stadium Swap Meet
  • President Obama Childhood Sites
  • Surfing on the South or North Shores
  • Ice Palace
  • Fun Factory
  • Wet 'N Wild Water Park
  • Various Movie Theaters







Oahu has many great shopping malls to choose from. You will find all the major department stores, big box stores and specialty shops at these locations:

  • Ala Moana Center
  • Windward Mall
  • Ward Centre
  • Waikele Factory Stores
  • Kapolei Shopping Center
  • Pearlridge Center
  • Kahala Mall
  • Royal Hawaiian Shopping Center
  • Pearl Highlands Center

The Army Hawaii Family, Morale, Welfare & Recreation Directorate offers a wide variety of youth and teen recreation, athletic, social and leadership type activities. Check out these links below for more information: