- The list below includes 290 free or cheap things to do in or near Kaaawa, Hawaii, including 62 different types of inexpensive activities like National & State Parks, Paddleboarding, Hiking Trails and Beaches.
- From Ahupua'a O Kahana State Park to Ka'a'awa Beach Park, there are a variety of budget-friendly attractions in Kaaawa and in nearby cities within 25 miles like Honolulu, Mililani, Kaneohe and Pearl City.
Relatively unknown to many tourists who visit, White Plains Beach is a scenic public beach located away from the overly-crowded mainstream beach locations. Visitors to this beach commonly enjoy surfing, swimming, or relaxing and enjoying time in the sun.
91% 11 votes
41-150 Kalanianaole Highway, Waimanalo, HI 96795 MoreLess Info
A challenging but rewarding hike that takes several hours to complete from end to end, the steep, scenic Makapu'u Tom Tom Trail offers magnificent vistas to intrepid hikers. At trail's end, hikers can look out over all of Waimanalo.
100% 3 votes
Ko Olina Resort & Marina, 92-100 Waipahe Pl, Kapolei, HI 96707 MoreLess Info
With Sport Fishing Oahu, visitors will have the opportunity to catch fish like wahoo, mahi mahi, marlin, tuna, and more. The trip takes place on a 47' Viking Sportsfisher and includes all the necessary equipment for the day.
100% 238 votes
Haleiwa, HI 96712 MoreLess Info
Everyone can be a student at Stand Up Paddle Lessons -- Rainbow Watersports Adventures, with one of the 4 certified instructors as teachers. They are the only ones who ever published a book about stand up paddling.
Podium Raceway is an indoor go karting facility specializing in electric go karts. They offer fun for all ages in the form of group parties, corporate events, and even racing leagues for those looking for a challenge.
95% 1440 votes
8800 Kalanianaole Hwy, Honolulu, HI 96825 MoreLess Info
While the hike is relatively short, Koko Head Crater Trail Hike takes visitors through a challenging 1,200 foot elevation change. At the top of the crater is a stunning 360 degree view of Oahu and the Pacific, making this trail well worth the effort.
The Koko Crater Botanical Garden is a managed garden area situated within a natural volcanic crater that emphasizes rare indigenous island plant life. The garden features a self-guided two mile hiking trail that loops through the area.
100% 5 votes
91-1299A Midway Road, Kapolei, HI 96707 MoreLess Info
Naval Air Museum Barbers Point is a museum dedicated to Hawaiian naval aviation history and preservation and restoration of its aircraft. Visitors can climb into the cockpit of a real fighter jet, wear flight gear and take pictures.
Located at the end of Makapu'u Point Lighthouse trail, Alan Davis provides visitors with a cliff jumping spot. The rocky cliff has a wooden plank extended from it that visitors can jump a few feet down into the ocean from.