North Shore

The surf on the North Shore can get huge, is very dangerous, and should only be surfed by professionals, or local’s with lots of experience when the surf is big.. Along the North Shore the route passes the world famous surfing beaches of Sunset Beach, Ehukai, the Banzai Pipeline and Waimea Bay, Waimea Valley and Adventure Park.

The windward side of Oahu is famous for its world class surfing. Every winter season the surf on this side of the island draws professional surfers from all world to enjoy and compete in some of the most spectacular, awesome waves on earth.

When the surf isn’t up there’s still a lot of to do on this side of Oahu. If you want to experience nature, history and learn about the awesome Hawaii ecosystem and great place to start is Hawaii Real Nature Tours, run by Bobby & Akima McMillen. They are gifted water people who really know the ocean around the Hawaiian Islands.

Bobby is a renowned surf photographer and Akima is a renowned underwater marine life photographer that take small groups into the ocean to share their knowledge of the marine life on their guided snorkeling tours. You can reach them at 1 808 304 9193

Haleiwa is a fun place to explore with good restaurants and Matsumoto’s Grocery Store made famous for its delicious shave ice concoctions.

The surfing photos were shot by renowned surf photographer Bobby Mc Millen, part of our family. Go to if you would like get pictures of you surfing these fabulous waves. Whether you need inspiration, or already know where you want to go, our Virtuoso, Hawaii Travel Advisors know the North Shore of Oahu intimately and will arrange  an extraordinary vacation experience you’ll treasure for a lifetime.

We prefer you start with our vacation planner. You will be contacted promptly by our most suitable advisor, who will save you time, costly mistakes; get you free upgrades with added touches, special amenities and provide terrific airfare rates.

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Start with our vacation planner so we can match you with our most suitable travel advisor. We do it all for you, air, car, accommodations, tours, you name, it in a seamless luxury vacation experience you will treasure for a lifetime.