Ride to Diamond Head!
- Bike lock
- Rack & Bag
- Detailed Map
- Friendly Local Advice
- Phone & GoPro Mounts
- Grocery Panniers
- Insulated trunk bag
Follow scenic, easy riding bike lanes from Waikiki past the Honolulu Zoo, Aquarium, 5 waterfront parks and 10 beaches, then through a tunnel into Diamond Head Crater! Hike to the top for panoramic ocean views!
Distance: 8 miles round trip
Difficulty: Easy! Perfect for those who ride once a year on vacation
Terrain: Dedicated bike lanes, mostly flat
Time: Allow 3-4 hours, including the hike.
Best Bike: Our Basic or Basic with low step-through
What to see and do along the way:
Duke’s statue, Honolulu Zoo, Aquarium, Dillingham Fountain, beaches for swimming and snorkeling, Diamond Head Lighthouse, Kuilei Cliffs, Fort Ruger Bike Path, Diamond Head tunnel & Visitor Center. Hike to the crater rim for panoramic views! Return via the Monserrat and Kapahulu Neighborhoods with cafes and an artsy coffee house.
Past the Kuilei Cliffs, continue on through the Kahala neighborhood on flat, quiet streets. Stop at one of several secluded, yet public, beaches. Visit the Kahala Hotel with its spectacular grounds and four view restaurants. Watch the feeding of the dolphins and turtles at Dolphin Quest. Ride on to the Kahala Mall with local Hawaiian stores and Whole Foods Market. The Kahala option adds 6 miles for a total 14 miles round trip.