What to Do on Oahu’s North Shore
Oahu’s North Shore is famous for many things, most notably the incredible beaches that line the coastline and the surf breaks that hit this part of the island every year. Naturally, the North Shore is a hot spot for visitors, with many taking at least a day to enjoy the laid back vibe, quaint towns, and variety of fun things to do. For your day on Oahu’s North Shore, you’ll want to do and see as much as possible and experience everything that this part of the island offers.
As soon as you have the North Shore in site during your drive up, you’ll see that this part of the island is just different than the rest. The scenery is incredible, the beaches cannot be beat, and when you’re in Haleiwa (the main town here on the North Shore), you will love everything that is going on. From the art to the food trucks, locally owned shops and even just sitting at Haleiwa Beach Park, there is so much going on and you are going to want to be part of it.
For those looking for fun activities, there are so many great things to do on Oahu’s North Shore. Some of the top activities include surf lessons, stand-up paddle, snorkeling at locations like Shark’s Cove, and even diving with sharks. The fun on the North Shore is non-stop, and adventure seekers come here to enjoy everything this part of Oahu offers.
The star of Oahu’s North Shore are the famous surf beaches that stretch from Haleiwa to Kauku, with the most famous beaches found in between. Waimea Bay, Sunset Beach, and Banzai Pipeline are the mecca of surf beaches in Hawaii, and every winter, when the surf swells are up, the best surfers in the world gather for a series of competitions that brings spectators from all around to witness their precision, along with the jaw-dropping waves that the pros expertly ride. There is nothing better than sitting on one of these beaches, even in the summer when there are no waves. Grab a plate lunch from a local food truck, found in Haleiwa and all along the North Shore, and your day will be made.
Oahu’s North Shore is a can’t miss spot during your trip. The beauty of the North Shore is unmatched and there is so much fun to be had while you’re visiting. This is the perfect place to spend a day, starting with a fun ocean activity, followed by lunch at a food truck, and concluding with a day on the beach, perhaps witnessing the most beautiful sunset you may ever see. One thing is certain: you will love Oahu’s North Shore.
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