Family and Kids in Honolulu

Looking out for what can you do with kids and family in Honolulu? Here are the things that you should not miss out on a family vacation with kids, toddlers, or babies. Discover the ultimate places for kids in Honolulu, be it water parks, theme parks, or playgrounds. Children will have fun, learn new things, get good food and will not get bored in long queues. Keep reading to know about awesome places and activities to enjoy with your kids in Honolulu.
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Let's explore our list of kid-friendly attractions in Honolulu for perfect family outings and getaways.

  1. Visit to experience unparalleled fun for kids
    Diamond Head

    Family and Kids

    Hiking through Hawaii is an experience in itself and the Diamond Head State Monument is no exception. Explore the historic trails and see a saucer-shaped crater formed 300,000 years ago! The hike takes you to a height of 560 feet and includes a hike from the crater floor, through the Diamond tunnel and finally to the gorgeous Summit that was used as a military station in the early 20th century...Read more
  2. A place for children with all kinds of interests
    Hanauma Bay Nature Preserve

    Park

    Hanauma Bay is a glorious and rich bay not far from Waikiki that is sure to leave any traveler absolutely stunned. The semi-circular shoreline is home to the diverse flora and fauna of Hawaii. The amazing park has some extremely rare and wonderful corals as well as marine species.  There is so much to do at Hanauma Bay but snorkeling is a definite must. To see the live corals in all their...Read more
  3. A guaranteed fun space for the kids
    Manoa Falls

    Family and Kids

    Manoa Falls are a beautiful attraction in the midst of nature and are a very popular tourist attraction in Honolulu. You need to take a short hike to see them but they are every bit worth the effort. The lush green area amidst which you will find the cascading white water is simply spectacular. Interestingly it is the place where the movie Jurassic Park and the TV Series Lost were filmed. The ...Read more
  4. Amazing Honolulu attraction for kids
    Fort DeRussy Beach Park

    Park

    Fort DeRussy Beach Park is loved for its not so crowded area and even though it is not as popular as the Waikiki beach, it does have many activities for visitors. The place has a number of shops located conveniently along the beach. The blue waters invite one and all while the warm sand is the perfect place to get that tan you always wanted! The beach is dog friendly and is conveniently located...Read more
  5. Can keep your kids busy for days
    Waikiki Aquarium

    Aquarium

    Unveil the depths of the sea at the Waikiki Aquarium- a refuge to colorful fishes, marine reptiles and other sea creatures. The massive collection of Corals, that is a star attraction here- offers a surreal experience. The aquarium is also home to colorful fishes including Angelfishes, Butterfly fishes, Goatfishes, Moorish Ideal and Parrotfish among many others. Seeing the Hawaiian Green Sea-Tu...Read more
  6. Perfect for kids day out in Honolulu
    Tantalus Lookout Puu Ualakaa State Park

    Family and Kids

    The Tantalus Lookout Puu Ualakaa State Park is located at a height of 1,048 feet and is one of the most popular attractions in the city. The view of the city from here is magical, especially after dark- making it one of the best sunset spots in the city. You can spot Diamond Head Crater, Pearl Harbor, Punch Bowl Crater and the Waikiki beach from here. The Ualakaa hiking trail is a favorite spot...Read more
  7. Fun place to go for kids
    Kuhio Beach Park

    Beach, Park

    The Kuhio Beach Park built in 1951, is a part of the famous Waikiki beach. The beach is popular for three main attractions- the Prince Kuhio Statue, the Duke Kahanamoku Statue (dedicated to the Olympic swimmer) and the Stones of Kapaemahu. The Stones of Kapaemahu represent four legendary men: Kapaemahu, Kahaloa, Kapuni and Kinohi who came to Hawaii from another country and had healing powers. T...Read more
  8. A cool place to see with kids
    Maunawili Falls Trail

    Family and Kids

    Located 20 kilometers from Honolulu city center, the Maunawili Trail is an untouched paradise, loved for its green trails that take you to the picture-perfect waterfall. The entrance itself greets you with mud covered shows hung up on a cable- readying hikers for the messy climb. The hike, even though tricky, is worth all the pain as you reach the pristine waterfall. The small pockets around th...Read more
  9. A fantastic place for refreshing break for children
    Sans Souci State Recreational Park

    Beach, Park

    The Sans Souci Beach Park is also known as the Kaimana Beach and is located a stone’s throw away from the New Otani Kaimana Beach Hotel. In the early 20th century, a cable was laid down at the beach that was used to send telegraphs from Hawaii to the U.S mainland. Today, the beach is a relaxing spot where you can put your feet up and soak up the sun or take a dip in the water, as you fall...Read more
  10. One of the awesome things children enjoy the most
    The Honolulu Museum Of Art Spalding House

    Family and Kids

    The Honolulu Museum of Art Spalding House has a permanent installation of David Hockney's L'Enfant et les sortileges, an in-house cafe, a gift shop and gardens that offers a magnificent view of the Diamond Head and Honolulu city. The Spalding house was formerly The Contemporary museum that merged with Honolulu Academy of Arts in 2011 and today is the most popular hangout spot for art lover...Read more
  11. The best option for younger visitors
    Children's Discovery Center

    Family and Kids

    If you are travelling with children and looking for a fun learning experience for your toddler, the Children's Discovery Center is just the place for you! The activities arranged at the center able children to use their senses of touch, sight, hearing and smell while still making the experience interactive and playful. Highlights include: ‘Tot Spot’ for toddlers ‘Your Town&rs...Read more
  12. A place where kids enjoy and have fun
    Lulumahu Falls

    Family and Kids

    Off the Pali Highway, a short hike takes you to the bustling waterfall located near Kaniakapupu Ruins (King Kamehameha III’s summer home). The refreshing view is some thing that was clearly loved by the King himself and a dip in the water is nothing short of luxury! Kick off those shoes and take a well worth shower here as you see the rustic side of Honolulu. To make the hike easier- look...Read more
  13. A place perfect for families with kids
    Kakaako Waterfront Park

    Park, Picnic Spot

    The Kakaako Waterfront Park is built over a landfill area and quiet strikingly is converted to this lush-green pocket that overlooks the beautiful Pacific Ocean. The landfill/ Waterfront Park has added 29 acres to Honolulu’s shoreline and even though there is no sand at the sore, the view more than makes up for it. Pack a small picnic during you visit and make the most of the park and don...Read more
  14. A favorite place to take the kids in the city
    Nuuanu Valley Rain Forest

    Family and Kids

    Located close to the downtown area in Honolulu, the Nuuanu Valley Rain Forest has a hiking trail loved by beginners. The tall Bamboo trees that surround the road, the lush greenery and the view from the Nuuanu Pali Lookout – all make the hike, one of the most popular things to do in the city. If you can rent a bike, you can literally ride through the forest! Don’t forget to click so...Read more
  15. It's just one of those places to visit and hang out
    Kawehewehe

    Beach, Picnic Spot

    The water of Kawehewehe comes from the natural channel that passes through the reef below and is known for its healing powers. The place was so popular that the royal family would come here to bathe! Today, the small beach with shallow waters, oozes its holistic appeal and makes for one of the most relaxing pit-stops in Honolulu. Don’t forget to take a pampering soak in the blue-green wat...Read more