The Hawaii islands have been a popular holiday spot for over 50 years. It is blessed with stunning beauty, tropical climate and warm people. With numerous places of interest catering to all age groups, this place can't be described as a destination only meant for romantics, It's also a great spot for families.
It's a place surrounded with fun spots with a promising attraction for everyone. This place is a cluster of islands surrounded by water on all sides. The topographical design of this place opens doors to a variety of adventures.
Things to Do in Hawaii With Your Kids
Various resorts and hotels offer Hawaiian family vacation packages, which organize kids camps that cater to the needs of older children, and the very young ones. Certified childcare attendants take the children swimming and also play games on the beach, or teach them to make garlands or leis or other crafts.
They also offer a variety of entertaining and informative attractions such as singing sea lions, dancing dolphins and performing penguins. Some other attractions that the kids may enjoy are the Sea Lion Feeding Pool, Turtle Lagoon, Bird Sanctuary, Pirate's Lagoon, and Hawaiian Reef Exhibit.
One of the most popular and must-see places on your vacation is the Atlantic Submarine. This adventure takes the tourist on a 45 minutes underwater tour of the marine life situated 100 feet below the surface of the reef in Waikiki.
Hawaiian Waters Adventure Park
This water park provides many adventures and fun rides, six stories down speed slides mega wave pool, inner tube rides on 2 to 4 foot waves, free-fall, also a tube cruise down an 800-foot long river. There are interactive playgrounds filled with water cannons, multi-level activity, waterfalls, pool with seven family slides and other water attractions.
Polynesian Culture Center
Located about an hour's drive from Waikiki, the Polynesian Culture Center is an open-air park, consisting of 7 native villages spread over 42 acres area. It is designed to introduce a visitor to Hawaiian and other South Pacific cultures. The natives demonstrate the fire dances, the art of making jewelry from plants and bare-foot climbing of 50 ft trees.
According to govt estimate there were over 6.4 mn visitors to the Hawaii Islands in 2003 (with expenses of over $10 billion) which rose to 9.3 mn visitors in 2017. Due to the mild year-round weather, tourist travel to this place is popular and a preferred destination round the year. Major holidays and summer months are the most popular times for a vacation.