Diamond Head State Monument

One of Hawaii’s most recognizable landmarks, Diamond Head State Monument is a breathtaking sight witnessed from land, sea, or air. Founded on 475 acres across a 300,000 year-old volcanic crater, the summit at Diamond Head crater is a short, steep hike out of Honolulu and into the clouds. With unparalleled views of Oahu’s shoreline, Diamond Head is the perfect destination for anyone looking for adventure.

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Park Info

Diamond Head State Monument: Open daily, 365 days a year, from 6:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.

Diamond Head Summit Trail: Last entrance to hike the trail: 4:30 p.m.

Visit Resources

The State of Hawaii's official tours for Diamond Head State Monument are listed below:

Preparing for your Visit

Diamond Head State Monument is open to the public, 6:00am to 6:00pm, seven days a week, year-round including holidays. Last tour offered at 2:00pm and last chance to hike the trail without a tour is at 4:30pm.

Located at the beginning of the hiking trail within the Diamond Head Crater is the Visitor Center that’s open from 7:00am to 3:30pm daily. At the Visitor Center, you can check-in for your official Diamond Head Tour and purchase exclusive Diamond Head logo merchandise.

Diamond Head Crater entrance fees are $5 for those with cars or $1 per pedestrian. Entrance fees for commercial vehicles are $10 for cars and vans, $20 for mini buses, and $40 for buses.

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