Whether it’s the only island you’ll visit or one of several you’ll stop off at during your trip, there’s definitely no shortage of exciting things to do on Oahu, from strolling along the sands of iconic Waikiki to taking in dinner and a show at the famous Polynesian Cultural Center. Have a trip to Hawaii on the horizon? Here’s a quick look at just seven of the many amazing things to do on Oahu.
1. Visit the Polynesian Cultural Center
No list of great things to do on Oahu would be complete without a visit to the Polynesian Cultural Center, which offers the perfect chance to learn about the unique island cultures of Hawaii, Samoa, Fiji, Tahiti, Tonga, Marquesas and Aotearoa. Make a reservation to enjoy dinner and a luau, and also consider signing up for the Circle Island Tour, which takes you on a journey to several key sights around Oahu, including Hanauma Bay, the Dole Plantation and Diamond Head.