11 days in Oahu Itinerary

11 days in Oahu Itinerary

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11 days in Oahu Itinerary

Start: New York City
+2
Drive + Fly + Drive:  8​h 30​min
1
Ewa Beach
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h
2
Waimanalo
— 1 night
Drive:  15​min
3
Kailua
— 1 night
bus:  30​min
4
Honolulu
— 3 nights
bus:  0 min
5
Waipahu
— 1 day
Drive:  1​h
6
Kaaawa
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h
7
Wahiawa
— 1 night
Drive:  30​min
8
Waialua
— 1 night
+2
Drive + Fly + Drive:  13​h 45​min
End: New York City

1
night
Ewa Beach

Ewa Beach ©
Ewa Beach or simply Ewa is a census-designated place (CDP) located in Ewa District and the City & County of Honolulu along the leeward coast of Oahu in Hawaii. Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Germaine's Luau as well as Ko Olina Ocean Adventures. On the 18th (Thu), kick back and relax at White Plains Beach and then get outside with Stars Above Hawaii. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: stop by Down to Earth, then see majestic marine mammals with Ko Olina Ocean Adventures, and then celebrate the Hawaiian way at Germaine's Luau.

To see ratings, more things to do, reviews, and other tourist information, use the Ewa Beach trip planner .

New York City to Ewa Beach is an approximately 13.5-hour combination of car and flight. Traveling from New York City to Ewa Beach, you'll gain 5 hours due to the time zone difference. Traveling from New York City in February, things will get much warmer in Ewa Beach: highs are around 80°F and lows about 66°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 19th (Fri) early enough to go by car to Waimanalo.

Things to do in Ewa Beach

Outdoors Beaches Parks

Side Trip

Kapolei
Highlights from your plan
Ko Olina Ocean Adventures ©
Ko Olina Ocean Adventures
Germaine's Luau ©
Germaine's Luau
Stars Above Hawaii ©
Stars Above Hawaii

1
night
Waimanalo

Waimanalo ©
Waimānalo is a census-designated place (CDP) in the City & County of Honolulu, in the District of Koolaupoko on the island of Oahu, Hawaii, United States. You've now added Lanai lookout to your itinerary. Kick off your visit on the 20th (Sat): enjoy the sand and surf at Makapu'u Beach, then explore the striking landscape at Makapu'u Point, then tour the pleasant surroundings at Sandy Beach Park, and finally take some stellar pictures from Lanai lookout.

To see other places to visit, photos, ratings, and tourist information, you can read our Waimanalo trip planner .

Traveling by car from Ewa Beach to Waimanalo takes an hour. In February, daily temperatures in Waimanalo can reach 79°F, while at night they dip to 69°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 20th (Sat) so you can go by car to Kailua.

Things to do in Waimanalo

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trip

Oahu
Highlights from your plan
Makapu'u Point ©
Makapu'u Point
Lanai lookout ©
Lanai lookout

1
night
Kailua

Kailua is a census-designated place (CDP) in Honolulu County, Hawaii, United States. Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Byodo-In Temple as well as Kayaking & Canoeing. Start off your visit on the 21st (Sun): stop by Manoa Chocolate Hawaii, take in the spiritual surroundings of Byodo-In Temple, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Valley of the Temples, then get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports, and finally look for gifts at Muumuu Heaven.

To see where to stay, maps, reviews, and tourist information, you can read our Kailua trip maker app .

Kailua is very close to Waimanalo. In February, daytime highs in Kailua are 79°F, while nighttime lows are 69°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Sun) to allow enough time to take a bus to Honolulu.

Things to do in Kailua

Outdoors Adventure Tours

Side Trips

Valley of the Temples, Byodo-In Temple
Highlights from your plan
Kayaking & Canoeing
Byodo-In Temple ©
Byodo-In Temple
Valley of the Temples ©
Valley of the Temples

3
nights
Honolulu

Honolulu ©
In many ways much more Asian than American, Honolulu is Hawaii's largest city and its center of government, transportation, commerce, and tourism.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes RumFire, Aloha Stadium Swap Meet & Marketplace, Mai Tai Bar at Royal Hawaiian Hotel, and other attractions you added. Museum-lovers will get to explore USS Arizona Memorial and Iolani Palace. Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Tamura's Fine Wines and King's Village Shopping Center. There's much more to do: take in the pleasant sights at Diamond Head State Monument, explore the activities along Hanauma Bay Nature Preserve, and look for gifts at Chinatown Cultural Plaza.

To find more things to do, ratings, other places to visit, and tourist information, read our Honolulu online tour planner .

Honolulu is just a short distance from Kailua. In February, plan for daily highs up to 81°F, and evening lows to 69°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Wed) early enough to take a bus to Waipahu.

Things to do in Honolulu

Shopping Museums Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
USS Arizona Memorial ©
USS Arizona Memorial
Diamond Head State Monument ©
Diamond Head State Monument
Shangri La ©
Shangri La

1
day
Waipahu

Waipahu ©
Waipahu is a former sugarcane plantation town and now census-designated place (CDP) located in the Ewa District on the island of Oahu in the City & County of Honolulu, Hawaii, United States. You've now added Kamehameha Hwy to your itinerary. On the 24th (Wed), admire all the interesting features of Ko Olina Lagoons, see the interesting displays at Hawaii Plantation Village, and then explore and take pictures at Kamehameha Hwy.

To see other places to visit, ratings, photos, and other tourist information, read our Waipahu trip maker website .

Waipahu is just a stone's throw from Honolulu. In February, Waipahu is little chillier than Honolulu - with highs of 75°F and lows of 63°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Wed) to allow time to drive to Kaaawa.

Things to do in Waipahu

Outdoors Scenic Drive Beaches

Side Trips

Kamehameha Hwy, Ko Olina Lagoons
Highlights from your plan
Ko Olina Lagoons ©
Ko Olina Lagoons
Hawaii Plantation Village ©
Hawaii Plantation Village

1
night
Kaaawa

Kaaawa ©
Kaaawa is a small community and census-designated place (CDP) located in the windward district of Koolauloa, City & County of Honolulu on the island of Oahu, Hawaii, United States. On the 25th (Thu), enjoy the sand and surf at Kualoa Regional Park, then admire the natural beauty at Senator Fong's Plantation and Gardens, then stop by Tropical Farms Macadamia Nut Farm and Farm Tour, and finally take a stroll around Polynesian Cultural Center.

To find where to stay, photos, traveler tips, and tourist information, read our Kaaawa day trip planning website .

Traveling by car from Waipahu to Kaaawa takes an hour. Traveling from Waipahu in February, expect somewhat warmer with lows of 69°F in Kaaawa. Cap off your sightseeing on the 25th (Thu) early enough to go by car to Wahiawa.

Things to do in Kaaawa

Shopping Parks Outdoors

Side Trips

Kaneohe, Kualoa Regional Park, Polynesian Cultural Center
Highlights from your plan
Polynesian Cultural Center ©
Polynesian Cultural Center
Senator Fong's Plantation and Gardens ©

1
night
Wahiawa

Wahiawa ©
Wahiawa is a census-designated place (CDP) in Honolulu County, Hawaii, United States, on the island of Oahu. Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Dole Plantation. On the 26th (Fri), take in nature's colorful creations at Wahiawa Botanical Garden, take in the dramatic natural features at Kukaniloko Birthing Stones, experience rural life at Dole Plantation, then kick back and relax at Sunset Beach Park, and finally contemplate the waterfront views at Waimea Bay.

For photos, traveler tips, maps, and other tourist information, use the Wahiawa trip maker site .

Getting from Kaaawa to Wahiawa by car takes about an hour. Traveling from Kaaawa in February, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit cooler in Wahiawa, with lows of 63°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 26th (Fri) so you can go by car to Waialua.

Things to do in Wahiawa

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trip

Haleiwa
Highlights from your plan
Waimea Bay ©
Waimea Bay
Sunset Beach Park ©
Sunset Beach Park
Kukaniloko Birthing Stones ©
Kukaniloko Birthing Stones

1
night
Waialua

Waialua ©
Waialua is a census-designated place and North Shore community in the Waialua District on the island of Oahu, City & County of Honolulu, Hawaii, United States. Start off your visit on the 27th (Sat): look for gifts at North Shore Marketplace, get a taste of the local shopping with Haleiwa Art Gallery, then look for gifts at Aloha General Store, and finally kick back and relax at Laniakea Beach.

To see photos, maps, traveler tips, and more tourist information, refer to the Waialua route maker tool .

Waialua is just a stone's throw from Wahiawa. In February, daily temperatures in Waialua can reach 75°F, while at night they dip to 63°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Waialua

Shopping Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Haleiwa, North Shore Marketplace
Highlights from your plan
Haleiwa Art Gallery ©
Haleiwa Art Gallery
Laniakea Beach ©
Laniakea Beach
North Shore Marketplace ©
North Shore Marketplace

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