Things to Do in Oahu
Unlimited options for water & beach activities
Situated along the apex of Waikiki’s graceful arc, The Royal Hawaiian, a Luxury Collection Resort offers guests unlimited options for water and beach activities. From parasailing to catamaran cruises and surfing and snorkeling, the beach always beckons. And just steps from the sand, a thrilling variety of world-class shopping, restaurants, and cultural events await your discovery.
For more information, email our concierge team directly at RoyalHawaiian-Concierge@pleasant.net.
Located on the most coveted spot of the famous Waikiki Beach, The Royal Hawaiian offers unparalleled access and a wide variety of activities and services to guests of the hotel.
The worldwide transportation phenomenon–Biki–has arrived in Hawaii. Biki offers bike rentals at a variety of pricing plans and is a great choice for short trips in your schedule during your stay at The Royal Hawaiian.
Daniel K. Inouye International Airport (HNL) is one of the world’s largest, busiest and most beautiful airports, formerly known as Honolulu International Airport.
Iolani Palace, Oahu
A national historic landmark and the only official state residence of royalty in the United States, from 1882 to 1893 Downtown Honolulu’s Iolani Palace was the official residence of the Hawaiian Kingdom.
Shangri La Museum
Shangri La was inspired by Duke’s extensive travels throughout North Africa, the Middle East, South Asia and reflects architectural traditions from India, Iran, Morocco and Syria.
Honolulu Museum Art
The Honolulu Museum of Art is dedicated to the collection, exhibitions, and public programs specifically relevant to Hawaii’s ethnically diverse community.only official state residence of royalty in the United States, from 1882 to 1893 Downtown Honolulu’s Iolani Palace was the official residence of the Hawaiian Kingdom.
Royal Hawaiian Center
Royal Hawaiian Center offers 310,000 square feet of delight for Hawaii shoppers. With its more than 110 shops and restaurants, the Center is one of Hawaii’s largest shopping malls.
Hanauma Bay Nature Preserve
Learn about protecting the bay at the recently opened Marine Education Center where you can watch a short theatre presentation and view exhibits.
Aloha Tower, Oahu
loha Tower is an iconic symbol of Hawaii. Built in September of 1926, this was the tallest building in the islands for four decades and its clock was one of the largest in the United States.
Pearl Harbor, Oahu
At Pearl Harbor, that tragic history is never too far in the past. Hear first-hand stories from survivors describing the chaotic scene on Battleship Row. Learn about protecting the bay at the recently opened Marine Education Center where you can watch a short theatre presentation and view exhibits.
The Honolulu Zoo
The Honolulu Zoo is the only zoo within a radius of 2,392 miles. It is also the only zoo in the United States that originated in a King’s grant of royal lands to the people.
Located on the legendary North Shore, Waimea Bay was an influential surf spot during the dawn of big wave surfing in the 1950s.
Kailua Beach Park
Located towards the southern end of Kailua Bay, Kailua Beach Park offers picnic tables, beach volleyball courts, BBQ pits, picnic shelters etc.
With breathtaking views overlooking Honolulu, Waikiki Beach, and the Pacific Ocean and is just 2.5 miles from The Royal Hawaiian, the Diamond Head hike is a great day trip option.