hidden gems


You won’t believe how beautiful all of these secret Oahu spots are until you see them yourself. The views from each location are simply breathtaking and will leave you speechless when you arrive at each of the hidden spots in Oahu.


Many love to explore the incredibly clear water in the caves and watch as the sun’s rays hit the water. The Mermaid Cove is also one of Oahu's most Instagrammable spots!

Hoʻomaluhia Botanical Gardens

At the Ho’omaluhia Gardens, you can paint, fish, and explore the beautiful surroundings. If you want an extra adventure, you can also camp there!

Kahuku Farms

If you are looking for some secret things to do in Oahu, check out Kahuku Farms. One of the best parts about Kahuku Farms is the delicious fresh food you’ll find there.

Byodo-In Temple

The Byodo-In Temple is another secret of Oahu worth sharing. Located in Kahaluu, you can go and walk on these sacred grounds. This is one of the best Oahu photography spots, for sure.

China Walls

This is one of the Honolulu secret spots right in town with lava rocks. Whether you want to take stunning photos there or love exploring geology of the lava rock, be sure to visit China Walls!

waimea falls

This site has a lot more to do than just a waterfall; you can explore the botanical gardens and eat delicious food! This is run by a nonprofit to keep the area safe, beautiful and to preserve the culture.

Waimānalo Bay Park

This is located in Waimānalo and is also a camping site. If you don’t mind camping, it is totally worth it to see this beach! The water is super clear and has a beautiful turquoise color, plus the sand is extremely soft.

Kaena Point State Park

Not only is this a secret beach not many know about, but this is also an amazing hiking opportunity as well! You can climb around on the rocks, take in the beauty, or go along the beach shore.

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