The coronavirus pandemic put everyone’s vacation plans on hold. Whether it was a family holiday one was looking forward to or a much-needed girls’ trip, the travel restrictions and the danger to everyone’s health made many people postpone their plans indefinitely.  

While sunbathing on the seaside sounds like a dream, how does one enjoy themselves fully when constantly worried about catching the virus or passing it on to your loved ones? The answer to that is simple; opt for vacation spots that are taking the standard precautions against virus transmission and can ensure the safety of your family or friends.

Fun and Safe Things to Do in Oahu during COVID

North Shore Private Guided ATV Tour

Enjoy a fun offroad tour with your friends and family in an ATV. This outdoor trip has many fun stops along the drive, from visiting movie locations, World War Two historical sites to viewing wildlife in its natural habitat.


Captain Bob’s Kaneohe Bay Sandbar BBQ Lunch & Snorkel

Captain Bob’s Kaneohe Bay experience is another exciting thing about Oahu. With unique opportunities to go snorkeling with turtles in the blue-green water and enjoying a quick snorkeling lesson, Kaneohe Bay is bound to be the highlight of your trip.


North Shore's Best Zipline Tour

For the adrenaline junkies out there, this North Shore zip line offers a 3-hour experience, with lines ranging from 500 to a whopping 2,400 feet! As this is one of the most popular options, we recommend booking in advance to avoid disappointment.


Hawaiian Parasailing Tour on Waikiki Beach

Experience a thrilling parasailing adventure while soaring through the air at over 1000 feet, with stunning views of Diamond Head, Waikiki Beach, and the Ko’olau Mountains. Children over five years old are allowed too, so this is perfect for the whole family!


North Shore Beach Horseback Ride

This North Shore horseback ride offers spectacular views of the sandy beach and deep blue waters during the daytime and at dusk. Book the tour with your partner so you can ride together into the sunset for a fairytale experience!


Haleiwa Shark Tours with Cage Dive in Hawaii

Get a closer look at magnificent sea creatures with shark cage diving in Hawaii. Be in the cage in water with the sharks for up to twenty minutes or watch from the boat’s safety. The expert crew is also present to ensure your security.


BOB's Hawaii Underwater Scooter Adventure

Bob’s underwater scooter is a unique opportunity to view marine life closely. With no previous snorkeling or scuba diving experience required, this activity lets you swim with the fish and turtles from the safety of your scooter.


Gunstock Ranch Oahu Horseback Riding Tour

Visit the lush green Gunstock Ranch on horseback for the authentic Hawaiian countryside experience. You can choose daytime or sunset guided rides with ponies for the kids to make it a family outing.


Jurassic Valley Bike Tour Adventure

Explore the stunning Kualoa Ranch on a mountain e-bike with the Jurassic Valley Bike Tour Adventure. This expedition also includes a ride through the iconic Jurassic Valley. 


Oahu Doors-Off Island Helicopter Tour

For one of the most exotic adventures, book the fifty-minute scenic doors-off island helicopter ride over Oahu. With no doors in the way, get perfect shots of Kaneohe Bay, North Shore, Hanauma Bay, Pearl Harbor, and more!


Safe Access Oahu Program

Per government mandate, certain activities in Oahu require proof of vaccination or a negative COVID-19 test result to join. Click here to read more about the Safe Access Oahu program. makes it easy to plan a socially distanced holiday. So why wait? Grab your vacation gear and head to Oahu for fun and thrilling experiences!