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Statue of Duke Kahanamoku

Kalakaua Ave, Kuhio Beach Park, Honolulu, Oahu, HI
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“photo taken” (23 reviews)
“fresh leis” (14 reviews)
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Kalakaua Ave, Kuhio Beach Park, Honolulu, Oahu, HI
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Seeing the statue was pretty cool! But even cooler was the surf shack right behind it on the beach where we were able to take surf lessons together as a family!! That was amazing!

Thank AHouska
Reviewed 2 days ago

Great photo op and history lesson. Plus there is a web cam, which my husband has bookmarked on the computer. First time we went was for our anniversary. We called the kids and told them to open the bookmark so they could see us with...More

Thank JoAnne C
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Duke was quite the renaissance man! Surfer, Olympic medal holder, actor, hero. His story is very interesting and the statue a fitting tribute to a man who was more than a surfer. A less well known event from his life is when he saved many...More

Thank j0ya0
Reviewed 4 days ago

You see this guy all over Hawaii......read a bit about him ,and see just how famous he was!!!! Leave your lei as a tribute to him

1  Thank surveyor72
Reviewed 6 days ago

If you are in Waikiki Beach you have to stop read the plaque and take a picture with one of the most iconic native Hawaiians. Duke not only the father of modern surfing but an Olympic gold medalist!

Thank Stacey O
Reviewed 1 week ago

It will only take 5 minutes but worth stopping by for a photo op. The Duke lived an amazing life with many accomplishments.

Thank Len37
Reviewed 1 week ago

We walked along Waikiki Beach to the statue of the Duke and couldn't miss a photo opportunity. Many other people though along the same lines so had to wait our turn.

Thank Diana K
Reviewed 1 week ago

If your down there, you will see him. All the tourists taking selfies with the statue are the dead giveaway.

Thank BenHancock
Reviewed 1 week ago

Take a walk down to see the Duke at sunset....well worth it! there are always plenty of tourists and locals around which gives the street a real Hawaiian vibe...

Thank bbendyke
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was a must-see in Waikiki, and it didn't disappoint. Our hotel had a magazine with the story behind Duke Kahanamoku, so it gave some perspective before visiting the site. You're not there more than 2 minutes, but it's worth the visit.

Thank MDHonu
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Sharlene N
25 January 2015|
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Response from billiemc52 | Reviewed this property |
I would check with the hotel.
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