Nestled between two mountain ranges—the Waianae and Ko'olau—this 27-acre garden is considered the ... More
Wahiawa Botanical Garden
Nestled between two mountain ranges—the Waianae and Ko'olau—this 27-acre garden is considered the "tropical jewel" of Honolulu's botanical gardens. Its history dates back to a 1920s attempt by sugar planters to create an experimental arboretum. Tours through the garden reveal a stretch of land devoted to plants that thrive in a humid, cool tropical climate. Both guided and solo tours are available. Explore a magical, lovely, sweet-smelling rainforest, in which exotic tropical blooms flourish. Entrance to the garden is free.
Also known as "Mr. Bill's Original Glider Ride," this Honolulu company was established in 1970 and has been giving aerial
tours of Oahu's North Shore ever since. Soar over volcanic ridges and see whales in the Pacific ocean firsthand. ...
At this museum atop Mount Tantalus, six galleries feature changing exhibitions by renowned local, national and international artists. A separate
pavilion houses a permanent installation of David Hockney's striking sets for the Ravel opera L'enfant et les Sortileges. The ...
This 200 acre stretch of Koko Crater was set aside in 1958, with a long term (as yet only partially
realized) plan of turning it into a botanical garden. Eventually, it will be a landscape where endangered plants suitable ...