Things To Do
Eclectic, Sophisticated, and Surprising
Whether you’re looking for a great place to eat, unusual gifts, a world-class golf course, or an underwater adventure, you’ll find it all in Waikiki, Hawaii. With its cosmopolitan feel and contagious energy, this tropical beachside urban center brings another aspect of Hawaii to life. Guests at Aqua Bamboo can take advantage of the wealth of activities all around. World-renowned Waikiki Beach is just one block away! You’ll also be close to 500-acre Kapiolani Park, historic Diamond Head, the famous Kodak Hula Show, the 42-acre Honolulu Zoo, the Waikiki Shell, (home to many outdoor concerts and shows), the Sunday Art Shows, tennis courts, soccer fields, an archery range, and even a 3-mile jogger’s course. For golf enthusiasts, there’s the beautiful Ala Wai Course. Shoppers enjoy King’s Village, home to over 40 shops, the Royal Hawaiian Shopping Center and of course the International Market Place with over 150 shops, stalls and restaurants.
Waikiki, on the island of Oahu, is the “sun and fun capital of the world,” and is always bustling with activity, anytime of day or night. Literally hundreds of people can be found outside strolling or sunning on the two-mile stretch of white sand beach that is lined with high rise hotels and condominiums. Others will be swimming, surfing, snorkeling, and playing golf, shopping or dining in one of the outstanding restaurants in the community. Waikiki Beach faces south, and to the east is famous Diamond Head volcano, to the west is Ala Moana Beach Park and to the north lies the mountains of the Ko’olaou range. Waikiki offers submarine excursions, whale watching, helicopter rides and swimming with fish at Hanauma Bay. Other nearby attractions includes Pearl Harbor and the USS Arizona Memorial, Sea Life Park and the Polynesian Cultural Center. Waikiki has nightclubs, theater, shows and outdoor concerts at the beautiful Waikiki Shell at Kapiolani Park. If you ever tire of the beach activities, just a short drive takes you to rainforests and mountains where you can spend the day hiking or biking. You may also want to relax at one of Waikiki’s exclusive health and wellness spas. However you choose to spend your time, Waikiki is undoubtedly the world’s most famous beach and makes for an unforgettable Hawaiian vacation.
Waikiki is a delightful blend of outside influences and local inspiration. You will find world-class shopping with high fashion and style, all mixed with island history, culture, and wonderful entertainment. Hawaiian Pacific Rim Cuisine is famous all around the globe for its fresh ingredients and amazing flavors and Waikiki is the place to go for this gastronomic experience. Choose from relaxed, fancy dining by the ocean to local secrets served with Aloha. It’s all right here in Waikiki so come and share the experience.