12 days in Oahu Itinerary

12 days in Oahu Itinerary

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12 days in Oahu Itinerary

Start: Springfield
Fly:  13​h 15​min
1
Honolulu
— 6 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
2
Laie
— 5 nights
bus + Fly:  16​h 15​min
End: Springfield

6
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.
Get out of town with these interesting Honolulu side-trips: Kailua (Kailua Beach Park & Lanikai Beach). Next up on the itinerary: stroll through Waikiki Beach, take a tour of Battleship Missouri Memorial, explore the activities along Hanauma Bay Nature Preserve, and look for all kinds of wild species at Wildlife Areas.

For where to stay, traveler tips, maps, and tourist information, read Honolulu online itinerary planner .

Springfield to Honolulu is an approximately 13.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of bus and flight. The time zone difference moving from Central Standard Time to Hawaii Standard Time is minus 4 hours. Prepare for much warmer weather when traveling from Springfield in December: high temperatures in Honolulu hover around 82°F and lows are around 69°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Sun) to allow time to drive to Laie.

Things to do in Honolulu

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trip

Kailua
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USS Arizona Memorial ©
USS Arizona Memorial
Waikiki Beach ©
Waikiki Beach
Diamond Head State Monument ©
Diamond Head State Monument

5
nights
Laie

Laie ©
Laie is a census-designated place (CDP) located in the Koolauloa District on the island of Oahu in Honolulu County, Hawaii, United States. Get out of town with these interesting Laie side-trips: Haleiwa (Scuba & Snorkeling, Haleiwa Beach Park, & more). The adventure continues: stroll through Sunset Beach Park, pause for some photo ops at Pu’u O Mahuka Heiau State Monument, walk around Pupukea Beach Park, and take a stroll around Polynesian Cultural Center.

For reviews, more things to do, and more tourist information, go to the Laie trip itinerary maker website .

Drive from Honolulu to Laie in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Prepare for slightly colder weather when traveling from Honolulu in December: high temperatures in Laie hover around 76°F and lows are around 64°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Fri) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Laie

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Haleiwa, Pupukea, Kahuku, Kahana Bay Beach Park
Highlights from your plan
Sunset Beach Park ©
Sunset Beach Park
Waimea Bay ©
Waimea Bay
Polynesian Cultural Center ©
Polynesian Cultural Center

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