With its breathtaking coastline, sublime beaches, and swelling waves, O'ahu is a vacation and surfer's paradise. Relax on the white sands of Waikiki Beach while you sip tropical mai tais. Hike to Diamond Head or the Manoa Waterfall. Shop along the Waikiki Beach Walk, explore downtown Honolulu and Pearl Harbor and discover Hawaii history at the Iolani Palace. Enjoy scuba diving in Hanauma Bay, kayaking to the beaches of Kailua Bay or hanging ten on the legendary North Shore waves. O'ahu, also known as the Gathering Place, is a spectacular destination where the spirit of Aloha soothes your soul.