You’re Sure To Fall In Love With This Scenic Seaside Drive In Hawaii

Oahu’s beautiful north shore is famous for its massive waves and professional surf competitions during the winter months – and incredible snorkeling, scuba diving, and swimming in the summer months. From Turtle Bay to Haleiwa, this beautiful stretch of coastline is home to endless magnificent views, pristine white sand beaches, and perhaps one of the island’s best scenic seaside drives.

With a visit to these 12 beaches, lookout points, and food spots along the way, you’re sure to fall in love with this coastal Hawaii drive. Check out this map for a detailed list of all the places to visit from Turtle Bay to Haleiwa, and this map for our favorite Haleiwa destinations.

We’re aware that these uncertain times are limiting many aspects of life as we all practice social and physical distancing. While we’re continuing to feature destinations that make our state wonderful, we don’t expect or encourage you to go check them out immediately. We believe that supporting local attractions is important now more than ever and we hope our articles inspire your future adventures! And on that note, please nominate your favorite local business that could use some love right now:

Love a good scenic drive? Be sure to check out Oahu’s stunning southeastern coast along Kalanianaole Highway, our Oahu hidden beaches road trip, as well as Oahu’s road to nowhere (also known as Kamehameha Highway).