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Best Eco Tours in Oahu

Known as “malama aina” in Hawaiian, the idea of taking care of the land is very important to Hawaiians, so every visitor should take one of the best eco tours in Oahu.

On the island of Oahu, caring for the land and highlighting how important sustainability is to locals is crucial.

Oahu is one of Hawaii’s most popular and most visited islands, and so the island takes its responsibility towards eco-friendly culture very seriously. In fact, an agreement was signed by the Hawaiian Government to conserve the island’s most precious ecosystems and natural beauty and ensure visitors will always get to see its sights.

The deal has highlighted how important it is to visit the island and its most spectacular sights, and here are some of the best eco tours available on Oahu:

Hawaii Turtle Tours

Green Sea Turtles are one of Hawaii’s most precious and sacred creatures, and Hawaii Turtle Tours offers an incredible Turtle Eco Adventure to see the island’s beloved “honu.”

View the beautiful creatures in their natural habitat by snorkeling and taking out a stand-up paddle-board into the ocean. Great for any age, the tour highlights the plight of this incredible creature and what is being done to ensure its survival into the future.

The Zen Tour

Oahu is filled with some very important natural sights, from beautiful waterfalls to sacred burial caves.

The Zen Tour’s Waterfalls & Sacred Sites of Oahu Tour takes you off the beaten track and allows you to explore these beautiful, untouched locations on the island.

Learn about the importance of family, nature and medicinal plants on this tour that walks you through the lives of ancient Hawaiians. The tour takes in the best natural sights on the island including bamboo forests, waterfalls and other sacred locations.

Oahu Nature Tours

The five-hour-long Natural Highlights of Oahu Adventure Tour takes in the most interesting natural attractions on the island.

Sites and sights include the Paiko Lagoon Wildlife Sanctuary, Halona Cove, and the Koolau Mountains.

When you take this tour, you will spot some of the island’s natural inhabitants, such as the sea bird and the Hawaiian duck, as well as some the island’s most famous natural sites, such as Makapuu Point and the Halona Blowhole.

Diamond Head Crater Adventure

Hike to the summit of the Diamond Head Crater on the Diamond Head Crater Adventure by Oahu Nature Tours.

The crater is located 763 feet above the island, and famed for being the home of the fire goddess, Pele. Hike to the top and enjoy panoramic views of the natural wonders of Oahu, as well as the beautiful ocean that surrounds it.

This guided tour is both fun and educational, with experienced, local guides offering insights into the history of this beautiful natural treasure.


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