The Best Hawaii Recreation

Outdoor Fun in Hawaii

The majestic mountains and sparkling turquoise beaches of Hawaii offer the perfect backdrop to a
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stunning variety of year-round recreational activities. Waikiki, Lanikai and Ala Moana have some of the best beaches for lying out in the tropical sun. Kayaking Kailua, golfing with a view of Diamond Head or hiking the trails of the Koolau mountains appeal to the more active person. Let Dan's Hawaii guide you through the best of everything and use exclusive Dan's Hawaii Tips to keep you fit, happy and relaxed.

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Exploring Moku Nui

The famous Mokulua Islands are the gems of Kailua Bay, located on the eastern or Windward side of Oahu. These two
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compact islands are almost always pictured in articles extolling the beauty of nearby Lanikai Beach and Kailua Beach, winners of many "Best Beaches" awards. About ½ an hour from Waikiki, this is a fantastic day trip for viewing nature and experiencing some of the laid back Hawaii lifestyle.

The Mokulua Islands are comprised of Moku Nui (North Mokolua) and Moku Iki (South Mokolua). Both islands are state seabird
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sanctuaries, and the public is only allowed access to Moku Nui during daylight hours. For the directionally challenged like me, Moku Nui is the larger double humped island on the left when viewed from Lanikai. Moku Nui can be reached easily by kayak (see Kayaking in Kailua Bay) or boat, and some hardy souls may even paddleboard or swim. Read more Exploring Moku Nui...

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