America’s 50th state, Hawaii, provides the guests of it a veritable treasure trove of unforgettable vacation experiences. From the active volcano of its, Kilauea, to the vivid exotic fish in the waters of its, to many Polynesian cultures that formed the society of its, Hawaii bursts with possibilities for a memorable visit. Here are three of pretty much the most unforgettable vacation areas in the Aloha State.
1. The island of Oahu
Oahu, home on the state capital of Honolulu, bursts with vibrant life. The capital city boasts a fabled array of shopping, dining and entertainment. For some, however, Oahu indicates Waikiki Beach and Diamond Head along with various other natural attractions. These include things like earning several fresh finny friends at Oahu’s family beach park or perhaps getting “up close plus personal” with the exotic denizens of Hanauma Bay, a world famous snorkeling site. All those with an interest in history will want to have in the battleship USS Arizona Memorial, commemorating the Dec. 7, 1941 attack on Pearl Harbor by Japanese forces, or pay a visit to the “Mighty Mo,” the battleship USS Missouri Memorial.
2. The Polynesian Cultural Center, Oahu
No Hawaiian visit would be complete without a genuine Polynesian luau, and that is a big aspect of The Polynesian Cultural Center in La’ie, about an hour’s drive north of Honolulu. Before the festivities begin, however, travelers can enjoy the cultural center’s 7 distinct village exhibits from Hawai’i, Samoa, Fiji, Tahiti, the Marquesas, Maori and Tonga New Zealand (Aotearoa), to know about Polynesian peoples.
3. Hawaii Volcanoes National Park, the Big Island (Hawaii)
This stunning park on The Big Island draws some 3 million visitors a season. Hawaii Volcanoes National Park encompasses 2 of the world’s extraordinary volcanoes: Kilauea, the dormant and active most Mauna Loa, the largest. The 11-mile Crater Rim Drive around Mauna Loa’s summit gives guests amazing vistas of natural Hawaiian beauty. Any park visit should begin at The Kilauea Visitor Center for information on safety precautions, road conditions and campaign and hiking availability.