Sitting proudly as the third largest of the Hawaiian Islands in the North Pacific Ocean is the beautiful island of Oahu. An Oahu holiday is perfect for all types of travellers and in particular for those who are enthusiastic about surfing. An Oahu holiday rental villa not only provides all of the mod-cons to make your trip comfortable, it provides some of the most amazing ocean views to make your holiday truly one of the most memorable of your life.
An Oahu holiday has the advantage of being as relaxed or as adventurous as you want it to be. There are plenty of outdoor activities for visitors to get stuck into including the likes of swimming, surfing, windsurfing, water skiing, sailing, off-road driving, quad biking, horse riding and golf.
If you feel the need to spread your wings and explore the island, lock up your Oahu holiday rental villa and head for the town of Laie which is situated in the North Shore area of the island. Visitors to Laie will be able to enjoy one of the most popular attractions on the island, the Polynesian Cultural. This 42 acre centre is a wonderful experience with 8 separate reconstructed villages to visit, each giving visitors a glimpse of traditional Polynesian ways of life. Visitors can get hands-on too, joining in with activities such as spear throwing and war canoe building. If you travel to the centre during the later hours of the day you can join in with one of the traditional Luaus and learn about the history behind this renowned island tradition.
If you are now considering booking a fantastic Oahu holiday rental villa then you will need to prepare yourself for very warm winters and even warmer summers! Generally speaking the hottest time of the year to have an Oahu holiday are the months of June and July when the daytime temperature can reach an extremely pleasant 31°C. The cooler months of December, January and February still offer temperatures during the daytime of lows of 19° and highs of 28°C. The annual rainfall amount for the island is 16 inches.
Travel to Oahu, Hawaii Travellers on an Oahu holiday will most likely arrive at Honolulu International Airport (HNL) which is situated in the southern part of the island. Airlines that offer cheap, frequent flights to Oahu include KLM, Continental Airlines, United Airlines, American Airlines and Flybe. Passengers can leave the UK from various major airports including Glasgow (GLA), Heathrow (LHR), Birmingham (BHX), Liverpool (LPL) and Manchester (MAN).