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Address: Kailua, Oahu, HI 96734
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+1 808-464-0840
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USD 136.12*
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Small-Group Oahu Ultimate Circle Island Eco-Adventure
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Mokulua Islands Full-Day Guided Kayak Tour from Kailua Beach
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North Shore and Circle Island Adventure

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This beach is the best beach on Oahu in my opinion. Fairly private, but the calm waves makes it easy to walk in the water, snorkel, and play with the kids. Love, love, love it... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 3 days ago
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Columbus, Ohio
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Columbus, Ohio
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11 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

This beach is the best beach on Oahu in my opinion. Fairly private, but the calm waves makes it easy to walk in the water, snorkel, and play with the kids. Love, love, love it. Sort of tricky to get there and lacks parking though.

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Sydney
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Great place to snorkel/paddle board, with crystal clear water. The sand is also white and soft for laying under a palm tree and reading a book. Definitely worth the trip!

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Kailua, Hawaii
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

The beach is lovely but parking is very hard-to-find and there is also no public toilets. It can take an hour just to leave lanikai beach.

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SF Bay Area
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

This is a nice protected beach, so paddle boarding, snorkeling, kayaking are easy (when it's not too windy). Parking can be a bit tight. This is a great place to watch the sunrise.

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Michigan
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 162 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Beautiful sandy beach. Very windy. Decent snorkeling not far from shore, though fish are "scaredy-cats!"

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British Columbia, Canada
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 206 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

spent a few hours swimming here, once we found how to access the beach. parking very limited on the one way road. many of the entrances wouldn't work for us, but we persisted until we found one. delightful. very few people, many families, all wonderful. a paradise. amazing beach and water.

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Los Angeles
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

You need to find parking which is in short supply. The beach is located in front of peoples homes where there are no bathrooms for visitors so you need to take that into account. If people abuse this I am afraid they are going to ban people from going there which would be a shame. It can take a long... More 

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Fairfield, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

This beach is a hidden gem. You only have access thru little pathways in between houses. No parking...you'll have to walk, but it is sooooo worth it! Cleanest beach every

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Dawsonville, GA
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

This Beach is one of the TOP Beach destinations in the world - for a reason! The water is crystal clear!

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Waterbury, Connecticut
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

This is an amazing beach to visit. Nice and smooth with plenty of room for your chairs or beach blankets. Family snorkled and saw many fish. The people on the beach were very nice...Highly recommend this one.

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