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Address: 1959 Ala Wai Blvd, Honolulu, Oahu, HI 96815-1856
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Great for a walk, jog or run

The canal cuts right thru the heart of Waikiki and ends up by the Ala Wai Yacht Harbour. It's a great place to walk, jog or run on a side walk right along the canal. Searched in... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 4 weeks ago
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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The canal cuts right thru the heart of Waikiki and ends up by the Ala Wai Yacht Harbour. It's a great place to walk, jog or run on a side walk right along the canal. Searched in vane for any place to rent a canoe but jogging was very good. Especially as the beach is too crowded and even the... More 

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San Diego, United States
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 September 2016

Went to go see the Outriggers, but were to late, but was pretty walking by the water and seeing all the fish in the water, very clear. Nice paved pathway for walking or running.

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Dunedin, New Zealand
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 September 2016

We walked along the canal from our hotel. It was good to see the locals out on the water in the canoes. A bit of relaxing open space in the busy City.

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San Diego, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 June 2016

The old Ala Wai Canal! Allot has changed since 1977 in Waikiki! the old Ala Wai Canal used to be so polluted with rubbish and it reeked of raw sewage. Now it is all cleaned up and actually looks very picturesque. We rented a Condo in the Waikiki Beach Condominiums at the corner of 444 Nahua and Ala Wai Blvd.... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 February 2016

The canal was actually created to catch the run-off from the mountains to prevent it going through to Waikiki Beach. Now the canal is used for those who practice rowing and canoeing. For those who enjoy running or even taking long walks, this is a nice spot of at least 3 miles in length. It is a great way to... More 

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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 February 2016 via mobile

The canal offers some rowing and quiet water sport activities. There are a few base camps of homeless people at either end. It's definitely a day place, I wouldn't cruise around here at night.

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 January 2016

Take a stroll along the canal in midday to get out of the hot sun. Shade trees along most of the pathway. Watch the rowers. You will come to the Convention centre with it's water fall features.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 January 2016 via mobile

This is one of my go to spots for running. It's a nice 3 mile out and back, no elevation. Plenty of side walk room not having to worry about bumping into people. Choice of pavement running or there is a bike/pedestrian cut trail in the grass. Best part not having to cross streets or worry about traffic. For a... More 

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 January 2016

I had a good view of this from my hotel (Aqua Pacific Monarch), but enjoyed walking along its bank early in the morning or at dusk. There are a number of parks along its banks and a golf course. Great to watch locals practising canoeing skills.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 December 2015 via mobile

This is a nice canal, but the history is really interesting, too! This canal is basically why Honolulu and Waikiki are what they are today!

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