Mobile Menu Icon

Discount Hawaii Activities & Things to do


Ala Wai Canal

Ala Wai Canal

The Ala Wai Canal is fresh waterway in Honolulu Hawaii. The Ala Wai Canal in Honolulu is the waterway that is the western entrance to Waikiki.

The Ala Wai Canal created in 1928, was  for the purpose of draining the rice paddies which eventually became what is know know as the   tourist resort area of Waikiki and today also serves as the main drainage corridor for the central Honolulu in Hawaii. There are several Oahu Tours in this area and all the Hawaii Tours and attractions can be researched on Hawaii Discount which is the leader in Hawaii activities and tours.

The Ala Wai Canal in Honolulu runs northwest of Kapahulu Avenue along Waikiki which ends into the Pacific Ocean. There are bridges that cross the Ala Wai Canal in Honolulu. These bridges cross the canal at McCully Street, Ala Moana Boulevard, and Kalakaua Avenue. Ala Wai Boulevard runs parallel to the Ala Wai canal along its length on the left bank of the river.

Once this canal in Honolulu was completed, the land was reclaimed and resulted which is now the most famous tourist and beach area in the world – Waikiki, Honolulu. The walkway along the Ala Wai Canal is well-lit and perfect for Hawaii activities such as jogging, strolling, and relaxing among other Oahu Activities. On many afternoons outrigger crews can be seen practicing along this beautiful waterway in Honolulu

Besides the Oahu attractions, the Hawaii Convention Center, Hawaii golf courses, and condominiums line the long stretch of the Ala Wai canal waterway all the way to the Pacific ocean where it finally empties into the Ala Wai Yacht Harbor.

If you are interested in visiting the Ala Wai Canal take these directions. First, The Ala Wai Canal is the main entrance to Waikiki. Ala Moana Boulevard, Kalakaua Avenue, and McCully Street all cross the canal leading to and from this popular tourist area. Ala Wai Boulevard borders the Western and Southern edge of the Canal.

There is no swimming for fishing allowed at the Ala Wai Canal, but there are plenty of Hawaii activities and things to see at this Hawaii landmark.

Gallery
Town:
Honolulu - Oahu
Attraction:
Landmarks
   
   
   

Secure Shopping
Safe, secure on-line booking system with validated privacy protection.


Money Back Guarantee
Receive a full refund if cancellation is made at least 48 hours in advance and tour does not include airfare.


Advance Booking Satisfaction
Avoid sell outs and price increases. Relax knowing your activities are reserved and guaranteed.


   

   
plan-ahead-290x120.jpg

Trip Planner Posts


Fun Facts about Kauai

Read More

Catching Big Waves in Hawaii

Read More

Island Hopping Tours Allow You to See More of Hawaii

Read More

Visit Hawaii’s National Parks

Read More

Visiting Windward Oahu

Read More

Discovering the Colorful Beaches of Hawaii

Read More

More Trip Planner Posts 
   
gift_certificats_banner.jpg

   
(Toll Free) 1-866-482-9775
Privacy Policy | Terms | Sitemaps | Login | © 2016 Hawaii Discount
EV SSL Certificate