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Tantalus Lookout Puu Ualakaa State Park: Tours & Tickets

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Reviewed 5 days ago

Love that this is one of the free activities you can do on Oahu. The lookout offers expansive views of downtown Honolulu, Waikiki, and Diamond Head. The drive up to the lookout is beautiful too.

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank Maria M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

You start on a long winding road up to get to the lookout. When you get there, there are a few parking spots (although not that many) . From here, you get a view of the city and of Diamond Head. It is very scenic...More

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank ellie1258
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We enjoyed the amazing views. At first I was a little intimidated by the warning signs about car break ins, however glad to report that we had no trouble at all and enjoyed our visit.

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank Aerie5
Reviewed 12 September 2019

After our early morning hike of Diamond Head, we took this drive to get more panoramic views of the city. We combined the drive with a stop at the Punch Bowl Cemetery of the Pacific. We found it to be an easy, interesting drive to...More

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank travelgirlie123
Reviewed 9 September 2019

Driving on the verdant winding streets up to the view point was half the fun. Great view of the city and diamond head.

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank DLMS_3
Reviewed 5 September 2019

By driving up Mt. Tantalus on a clear day you will see the panarama of Diamondhead to the south then sweep west (to the right) the ridges of Hawaiin Kai, KoKohead, the towers of Waikiki, Honolulu, Pearl Harbor, and finally near Ko lina area. At...More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank DGC2013
Reviewed 13 August 2019

My mom and I drove a rental car to the lookout. She's afraid of heights and was not too pleased with the steep, winding roads, and I was slightly uneasy. The view at the top was nice, but we stayed for maybe five minutes and...More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank Elizabeth W
Reviewed 24 July 2019

A steep, winding road through neighborhoods eventually ends at a park on the top of a mountain. Walk out to the point for some amazing views of Honolulu, starting with Diamond Head on the left and continuing to Pearl Harbor on the right. On a...More

Date of experience: July 2019
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Reviewed 21 July 2019

Easy drive in our rental car. Great view at the top, but no facilities of any kind, including a drinking fountain. State park??

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank Linda B
Reviewed 19 July 2019 via mobile

Beautiful views of Waikiki and Oahu, very close to Honolulu downtown, nice drive up, reminded me if Griffith Park..have to visit this place..great photos..

Date of experience: July 2019
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Kyle D
31 December 2016|
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Response from ayakoi619 | Reviewed this property |
Viewing from Tantalus at night time is beautiful but according to local people "do not go there". One of reasons is so many crimes occurred the place. You really want to go there, you should use travel company or taxi... More
jamir b
29 January 2016|
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Response from Mitsuo F | Reviewed this property |
Jamir, I haven't heard of the Oahu Combo tour. Oahu is a small island, so it's easy to get around(literally) by bus, or by car rental. There are many sights to see, which you can find online, so if you have the time, it's... More
Phyllis P
15 January 2015|
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Response from smlhi | Reviewed this property |
Route 15 of The Bus goes up and around Tantalus. The park is a half mile walk from the bus route.