According to legend, the mountains that form the dramatic backdrop of Laie were home to gods of Hawaiian mythology. Today, the land of Laie is still a place where heaven meets earth, featuring beautiful views, unique adventures, and unforgettable memories for those who want to elevate their Hawaii experience.
Take yourself on an epic journey that proves Hawaii’s inland has just as much to offer as its beaches, with horseback expeditions, a zip line tour de force, and challenging, but rewarding hikes into Laie’s mythical mountains.
See Oahu’s untamed natural landscape like never before, with horseback tours available for riders of all experience levels.
Get swept off your feet and into the sky as you see Hawaii from a whole new perspective with the zip line adventures of CLIMB Works.
See stunning forests, amazing ocean views, and (depending on seasonal rainfall) a cascading tropical waterfall on this challenging trail for intermediate to advanced hikers. Permits required and available at Hawaii Reserves, Inc. in the Laie Shopping Center. Please note: no ranger on duty, very limited signage, conditions vary with weather – hike at your own risk.
Explore an island riverbed and a tropical forest, complete with a natural swimming pool (depending on seasonal rainfall), on this moderately difficult hike through the foothills of Laie. Permits required and available at Hawaii Reserves, Inc. in the Laie Shopping Center. Please note: no ranger on duty, no signage, conditions vary with weather – hike at your own risk.
Ha: The Breath of Life is an epic night show spectacular that is performed inside the huge custom theater at the Polynesian Cultural Center. It includes spinning fire knives, incredible special effects, powerful music and dancing, and a cast of over 100 authentic Island performers.
Don’t want to leave Hawaii empty handed? Find some of the best souvenirs and authentic Hawaiian apparel at this huge collection of themed local shops. It’s located at the Polynesian Cultural Center, but no admission is required to enjoy the many different boutiques, stores, and more.
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