North Shore Oahu Activities in Haleiwa
Oahu is a thriving island that features many incredible activities and things to do to fill your vacation. With so many great things to do all over the island, you’re bound to make your way up to the North Shore, where the city gives way to the country and many of the top beaches in Hawaii are located. When the surf is up during the winter, the top surfers in the world flock to the island to surf in competitions that are among the most competitive in the sport. On more mellow days, the activities all take place near the water, and Haleiwa is the place where everything kicks off.
Arriving to the North Shore of Oahu, you’re greeted with incredible beauty and a great view while driving in. The ocean goes on forever and the anticipation gives way to excitement once you arrive. Haleiwa is a charming town that is filled with shops, restaurants, and a cozy sense of community. A day spent on the North Shore is a day well spent and will easily be one of the top days of your vacation.
Activities on the North Shore take place in the crystal clear Pacific Ocean, with surfing leading the way. Though many visitors take a surf lesson in the calmer bays near Turtle Bay and Haleiwa Beach Park, the pros hit Waimea Bay, Sunset Beach, and Banzai Pipeline for a day in the water. Stand-up Paddle is another fun activity that everyone loves, with Haleiwa Beach Park being the place to SUP and enjoy the day.
For the more adventurous, diving with sharks is the choice. Heading out from Haleiwa Harbor, a shark cage is waiting, along with sharks in their natural habitat. This fun adventure will make your heart race and once you’ve spotted the first shark, you’ll be ready to jump in. A shark cage provides the protection and close up viewing to see the top of the ocean’s food chain, and will be an adventure that you never forget.
Oahu’s North Shore is a favorite destination and always a great time. From lounging on the beach to dining at a locally owned food truck or enjoying a shave ice, the North Shore and Haleiwa is an amazing place to visit. Don't miss out on the treasured stretch of island during your trip to Oahu.
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