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Honolulu's main shopping avenue.

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Nice Walk

We enjoyed strolling along this street which has many high end shops and attracts many tourists from around the world. Very nice, but I wouldn't spend more than an hour here... read more

Reviewed 28 January 2017
New York City, New York
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Edina, Minnesota
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37 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed at the Moana Surfrider hotel right on Kalakaua ave and really enjoyed it. This street is busy at all times of the day and night so if you are staying on it be warned that it will be loud. One side of the street is mostly high end shops such as Coach and Kate Spade but the other... More 

Thank Johana E
Chicago, Illinois
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2,984 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 493 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 March 2017

If you are looking for shopping, look no further than Kalakaua Ave. There is no limit to high end fashion, jewelry and other stores, i.e. Cartier, Coach, Gucci - name the store and you will probably find it. However, this is not necessarily the place for sales. There are also loads of restaurants ranging from relatively inexpensive to high quality... More 

Thank Allen21096
New York City, New York
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455 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 147 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 January 2017

We enjoyed strolling along this street which has many high end shops and attracts many tourists from around the world. Very nice, but I wouldn't spend more than an hour here unless you plan on going shopping.

Thank Mark42139
Churton Park
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221 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 January 2017 via mobile

We love walking down here. It has Macy's, Sephora, Urban outfitters, H and M, forever 21, small little shops as well as big tickets names like Coach,Prada ,Cartier just to name a few. The eateries we love along here are Cheesecake Factory and Buho Cucina Mexican food rooftop restaurant and bar. These are just some of the great places for... More 

Thank Cynthia N
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 281 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 January 2017

The heart of Waikiki. A great walk from the Convention Center, pass historic Fort Derussy (Army), famous historic hotels, go by the beaches, the zoo, all the way to Kapiolani Park. Perhaps, it is a 3-hour walk. Longer if you stop at various places. A street full of shopping for local stuffs as well as designer items visitors like to... More 

Thank DYA717
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 January 2017 via mobile

What a great shopping strip; all the luxury brands all in one place! There are plenty of places to eat, from cafes to restaurants to cheap food to shaved ice to dessert, there's everything here! It's gorgeous at night, with all the sparkling lights and fire torches lining the streets. Busy, but definitely a must-do when in Waikiki. You can't... More 

Thank Tiana M
Saint Louis, Missouri
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 November 2016

We stayed at a hotel on this street. This is like staying on the Las Vegas strip without the casinos. Always super busy, vendors trying to pass out fliers for their businesses and more ABC stores than you can imagine. If you are into shopping this will be a mecca for you as all of the big brands have stores... More 

Thank GO_young_traveler
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51 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 October 2016

Starting from the Zoo end of the street we often strolled up and down at night looking for eats along the way. This avenue is extremely clean! It's vibrant and busy with tourists walking forwards but their heads are in the direction of the shops haha

Thank BeachCocktailsDone
Murrieta, California
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970 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 226 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 October 2016 via mobile

This is a shoppers paradise, a place to walk, look at the stores (window shop), walk along Waikiki beach. At the far end ate the Zoo and Aquarium.

Thank SoCalOregonian
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Reviewed 26 October 2016

A nice street to walk by with the most expensive stores from around the world. You can easily enjoy great restaurant and attractions.

Thank Felipe M

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