Extreme Water Sports in Oahu
The warm, shallow waters around Hawaii are perfect for those who crave speed and out-of-your-comfort-zone thrills. Water sport rentals and guided experiences are available to take you to the ocean’s best spots. Here are some of our favorite extreme water sports in Oahu.
- Climb into a submerged cage andswim with sharksoff the North Shore.
Learn to surfon Honolulu’s easy breaks, then head to the North Shore andwatch the experts ride giants*.
- Zip past the sunbathers on Waikiki Beach atop a personalJet Skior grab some friends and get ready to cling for dear life tobumper tubes or a banana boat raft towed behind a speedboat.
Explore sunken shipwrecksand coral-crusted sites on an scuba diving adventure day trip. Not scuba certified? Relax and ride below the surface in the protective bubble of aself-propelled underwater scooter*.
- Embrace technology and get your adrenaline pumping as you soar above the waves east of Honolulu using awater-propelled jetpack.
*Snorkel past octopus, sea turtles, spiny urchins and even reef sharksin the protected preserve at Hanauma Bay.
*Parasailoff iconic Waikiki Beach within view of sunbathers and Diamond Head Crater.