Island of Oahu Leisure Activities
APA is scheduling a shorter program day, 8 a.m. to 2 p.m., during the convention. Take advantage of the free time and explore the island of Oahu and its many attractions. Or relax on a beach and ride the waves. If you would like to experience some local attractions, here are a few to try. (APA is not endorsing any of these activities.) Additional information on the island of Oahu and the other Hawaiian islands is available at Go Hawaii.
Bernice Pauahi Bishop Museum — the history, arts and culture of the Hawaiian people
Iolani Palace — former residence of the Hawaiian monarchs
Waimea Valley — an historic and sacred valley for native Hawaiians that has botanical gardens and ancient Hawaiian archeological sites
Hawaiian Ocean Adventures — traditional Hawaiian canoe tours
Atlantis Submarine Tours — underwater tours off of Waikiki beach
Shangri La — an architecturally significant house on the Pacific Ocean and the former home of Doris Duke; tours available through the Honolulu Museum of Art; information on Shangri La is also available at the Honolulu Museum