How long does it take to walk up Diamond Head?
It generally takes the average visitor around 45 minutes to reach the top of the trail. The trip can take longer if the trail is crowded when you visit. You’ll want to allow at least 1.5-2 hours to really relax and enjoy the hike and the scenery while you’re there.
Where do you start Diamond Head hike?
The trailhead is adjacent to the parking lot within Diamond Head State Monument. The entrance is off Diamond Head Road between Makapu’u Avenue and 18th Avenue, Honolulu. Entry fee of $5 per vehicle or $1 per walk-in visitor.
How long to walk from Waikiki to Diamondhead?
about 2 to 3 hours
How many steps are there at Diamond Head?
Diamond Head Crater measures 3,520 feet (1,073 m) across and 760 feet (232 m) in height. A hiking trail leads from the crater up to a lookout point. But be prepared to climb some stairs. In fact, there are two stairs, one has 99 steps and a second one has 76 steps.
Is Diamond Head a hard hike?
The hike isn’t necessarily difficult, but most of the trail is windy, rocky, uneven and narrow – which you’d expect climbing to the top of a crater. If you’re able-bodied and have about 2 hours for the round-trip hike, I strongly recommend visiting the top of Diamond Head.
What is the best time to go to Diamond Head?
How much does it cost to go to Hanauma Bay?
Admission to Hanauma Bay Once you arrive at Hanauma Bay the is a standard entry fee of $7.50 for each guest. If you live on the island of Oahu and have a valid Hawaii ID card or Hawaii drivers licence then there is no charge to enter the park.
What is there to do at Diamond Head?
What To Do in Diamond Head?Hiking and Exploration in Diamond Head. As one of Hawaii’s most recognizable landmarks, Diamond Head State Monument boasts a historic hiking trail to Diamond Head crater and encompasses more than 475 acres of adventure. Beaches and Parks in Diamond Head. Head to the Theatre. Doris Duke’s Shangri La Home Tour.
Can you drive to the top of Diamond Head crater?
To get to the Crater you can walk, ride a bike, drive or take The Bus. The road into the Park starts at Diamond Head Road just west of 18th Ave. and there is a bus stop right next to it.
Does the Waikiki Trolley go to Diamond Head?
Waikiki trolley to Diamond Head There are also 2 “express” trolleys to Diamond Head in the morning, during the 7am hour and 8am hour.
How far is it from Hilton Hawaiian Village to Diamond Head?
How do I get from Waikiki to Diamond Head?
For public transit, you can take the bus from the corner of Kuhio and Paoakalani Avenues, two blocks east from Aston Waikiki Beach toward Diamond Head. Get off at the Diamond Head State Monument bus stop. See your route option here. As of 2018, bus fare is $2.75 – check current rates here.
Are the trolleys in Waikiki Free?
The free trolley ride applies to Pink Line only. Please note that no other trolley course is covered by this special campaign. Waikiki Trolley operates the trolleys and provides service.
What is at the top of Diamond Head?
Artillery cannons, cement bunkers and an observation deck were built on the summit of the Diamond Head Crater. Today Diamond Head has been turned into a state national park.