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North Shore, Oahu

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If you’re looking for the perfect wave, you might find it at the surfing mecca of North Shore. Clear blue water, white sand, and friendly animals attract tourists throughout the year. In the winter, though, especially in December, the surfers take over. For beginners, there are numerous surf schools; true professionals get an invitation to an exclusive competition, held every year when waves are 6.1 m (20 ft) or higher. Filmmakers have used the beach as the backdrop for a number of surfing movies, and the television show "Lost" shot scenes here as well. Our Oahu trip maker website makes visiting North Shore and other Oahu attractions simple, and helps you make a travel plan personal to you.
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  • So much more relaxed and COOL than Honolulu. We spent a few days driving around stopping wherever.....  more »
  • We loved the easy going beach vibe here! Went twice on a seven day vacation and would go more often next time. First time was a Thursday and it was super busy and we were there by 11:00am. Went again ...  more »

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