Which is the Better Holiday?

Oahu vs Big Island

Oahu vs Big Island

Oahu tends to be better if you want to party, shop, sunbathe & surf. It's home to fantastic nightlife and one of the world's most famous beaches...

Big Island is rugged & suits a more adventurous vacation, exploring volcanoes, lava fields and getting away from crowds...


Oahu has world-famous surf, great hiking trails, and plenty of bars and restaurants. Big Island is famous for having the Volcanoes National Park. But it also has great surf and arguably better snorkeling.


Excellent beaches, lots of tourist activities, great watersports & shopping.

Big island

Wild and rugged, less crowded, fantastic hiking and outdoor activities.

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