Diamond Head is one of the best secrets about Hawaii. This hike is located very close to Waikiki. It is easy to get to by bus or car.
While the hike is fairly easy, be advised that anytime you are hiking in Hawaii, preparation is the key.
Even easy hikes like Diamond Head. Make sure you:
- bring sunscreen
- have a hat bring water and
- most importantly wear comfortable shoes.
- bring a camera to take shots for the top.
The hardest part of this hike is the 100 stairs you will climb when you are almost at the top.
You will pass through two small tunnles and then climd a circular staircase.
Then you are almost at the summit. Diamond Head was named by British Sailors who thought the slopes of this volcano was made of diamonds. They were sadly mistaken.
Join us as we take a hike to the top of Diamond Head.
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