Hawaii is a state of the United States discovered by the British invaders named James cook on January 10, 1778. The native people of Hawaii are a native of Polynesia, with King Kamehameha who was a great king who had ruled the Hawaiian Islands in 1810. Hawaii is one of the destinations which is popular in the world. Here are Hawaii destinations that are a pity to miss!

Below are the popular Hawaii attraction spots you wouldn’t want to miss.

1. Waikiki Beach

This beach, which is located on Oahu, has always been the center of tourist attention. Because this location is a favorite location for tourists to surf, it is no wonder this one tourist attraction has existed since 1950. Coupled with the background of Diamon Head which beautifies the panorama.

Waikiki Beach Hawaii
Waikiki Beach Hawaii (Source : www3.hilton.com)

2. Lanikai Beach

Lanikai Beach in English is called Heavenly Sea, when viewed it is truly charming. The distinctive feature of this beach is that the beach is very clear and is supported by white sandy beaches.

3. Hawaii Volcanoes National Park

Hawaii Volcano National Park covers 2 active volcanoes. The first is Gunung Kilauea (the most active volcano) and Gunung Api Loa (the largest subaerial volcano). Here you will see lava directly and see the rare flora and fauna. Here also you can do climbing activities and also photography. The 2 mountains are the most active mountains in the world.

4. Diamond Head

This monument is very famous in Hawaii, unique when on vacation here you will get diamonds but the diamonds obtained are only calcite crystals which are only valuable for mining. Besides enjoying diamond mining, you can also do hiking through the former Military Bunker during World War II.

Diamond Head Crater Hawaii
Diamond Head Crater Hawaii (thepointsguy.com)

However, because the terrain traveled far and dark is recommended for those of you who will be hiking to bring a flashlight or other lighting device.

5. Hilo

Hilo is a city on the coast and has several interesting places, among which you will find a goal field, beautiful classical theater, museums and shops in the city center. When in Hilo, take your time to go to a place called the Palace Theater, there you will see a variety of interesting attractions. Hilo City is also a Cultural requirement. Here you will find art galleries originating from painting galleries, wooden galleries and glass galleries.

6. Molokini

This is an island with clear water as wide as 80 to 200 feet, it will look full of clear water like crystal. This place is also suitable for those of you who like diving and snorkeling. When viewed from above Molokini will look like a crescent moon.

Molokini Hawaii
Molokini Hawaii (Source : underwateroahu.com)

The crescent is useful for protecting divers from large waves and large ocean currents. In the morning, Molokini will be full of ships because in the morning Molokini atmosphere is calmer and the winds are calmer.

7. Haleakala

Haleakala is one of the biggest mountains in the world. Haleakala is an inactive volcano, which extends east and south of Maui. The graceful slopes of Haleakala will be seen from every corner of the island in Hawaii. It turns out that the name Haleakala has the meaning of the House of the Sun. It is said that there was a sun god demigod who crossed Mount Haelakala and stopped at the peak of Haleakala after a long journey in the sky. The activity that you can do here is watch the sun rise and set from the top of Haelakala, but you will need a very long time guys to get to the top of this Haelakala peak. If you want to try it, you have to have a healthy and strong physique, guys.

8. Waimea Canyon

Canyon presents a beautiful view with a width of 1 mill in length more than 100 mill and a depth of up to 3,600 feet. Tourists who visit here will be presented with views of cliffs in green. Even though Waimea Canyon is not as old as the Arizona Canyon, on this cliff you will see geological wonders in Hawaii such as Crested Buttes, steep cliffs but full of green scenery and bleak valleys and ravines. Behind it, the spot to take pictures here is very good, so when you come here don’t forget to take pictures in every corner.

9. Polynesian Cultural Center

This location has been included in the 10 best places in Hawaii, usually a lot of visitors who come here to see the high culture around. This place is suitable for you who like history. When visitors are shown Polynesia culture, the presentations of Polynesian culture will be presented with music, performances and other entertainment with cultural elements.

10. Oahu

Oahu’s name is familiar even to foreign countries. Oahu is a spectacular area for tourists, where this area is a gathering place for people in Hawaii. They are a native of Hawaii so they highly respect and uphold the tradition. Here you can enjoy its natural beauty such as the charming Kaliua beach, stop at historical places such as museums, Kawaiahao Church, Lolani Palace, until the statue of King Kamehameha.

11. Kilauea National Wildlife Refuge

Kilaulea is one of the natural attractions in Hawaii, with an area of approximately 203 hectares and its location on the north coast of Kilaulea.

Kilauea National Wildlife Refuge Hawaii
Kilauea National Wildlife Refuge (Source : www.travelweekly.com.au)

This tourist spot is a tourist attraction close to Lanikai beach. If you want to go to Lanikai then you will pass Kilaulea first.