3 Things Your Kids Will Love About Waikiki

5/12/2021

Things Your Kids Will Love About Waikiki

There's never any shortage of fun things to do when you bring your family to paradise. If you're ready to help your kids pack their bags to fly to Waikiki, you might be looking for some exciting places where you can make some fun family memories. Take a look at three things your kids will love about Waikiki during your upcoming vacation. Yes, these fun list items come in addition to the shave ice and Hula Pie that your kids are going to fall in love with! 

Things Your Kids Will Love About Waikiki

1. A Morning Surfing the World-Famous Waikiki Waves 

Looking for a fun activity that your kids won't forget? Learning to surf is the perfect adventure while on the island.  While the North Shore of Oahu is known for challenging waves best left to the pros, Waikiki offers gentle, mellow waves perfect for beginners. The Faith Surf School, which was founded by local surf legends, the Moniz family, is right on Waikiki Beach just steps from Outrigger Waikiki Beach Resort - and offers water fun for all ages and abilities, from beginner surf lessons to custom surf excursions. The whole family can take lessons together or try other fun activities like outrigger canoe surfing and stand-up paddleboarding (SUP), and try earlier in the day to catch the cleanest waves!

2. An Afternoon in Kapiʻolani Park

Oahu's got some of the most gorgeous beaches in the world (that are perfect for families, too!) But for a break from the sand and surf, a great family spot for both travelers and locals alike is Kapiʻolani Park. This lush 300-acre campus houses attractions like the Waikiki Shell and the Honolulu Zoo, and is famed for being Hawaii's largest public park. If you decide to pop into the Honolulu Zoo, you'll encounter a wildlife wonderland consisting of more than 1,230 animals in beautifully sculpted habitats, from cheetahs and giraffes to Asian elephants and zebras. 

3. "Dive-In" Movie Night by the Pool

At the end of a fun-filled day, there's nothing better than heading over to the Waikiki Beachcomber to enjoy a family-friendly Dive-In Movie" night by the pool. The resort puts on classic family films weekly for guests to enjoy as they unwind in the hot tub, splash in the pool or recline on daybeds with some popcorn (or cocktails for the grown-ups!).

Bonus: Just for Parents

After a day spent planning amazing memories with your kids, it may be time to treat yourself to a little grown-up style fun. Try a "tequila tour" around the area's fantastic restaurants and bars—with drink lists full of tropical favorites and craft beers.

A world of possibility for family fun is open now in Waikiki. Check out the newly reopened Outrigger Reef and enjoy limited-time preview rates for a limited time as part of the reopening celebration. Your family deserves to say Aloha to making some amazing memories on a Waikiki getaway!

 


 

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