When you plan a trip to the beautiful island of Oahu in Hawaii, there’s one place that should undoubtedly be on your list of must-visit spots – the Dole Plantation. Operated by the renowned global food brand DOLE, the pineapple farm turned theme park has a rich history from the 1950s, when large parts of Oahu were covered with pineapple fields and sugarcane farms.
[What is Dole Plantation?]
Dole Plantation, in the heart of Hawaii’s pineapple-friendly climate, officially opened its door as a theme park in 1989. Today, it stands as a testament to the island’s agricultural heritage and offers visitors a sweet experience.
[Tips for Enjoying Dole Plantation]
- Hawaii Famous Ice Cream DoleWhip
Dole plantation is famous for its incredibly delicious pineapple ice cream. Dole Whip boasts a refreshing, tangy pineapple flavor that captures the essence of the fruit. It is a must-try delicacy that will leave your taste buds craving for more.
- Shop for Pineapple Souvenirs
The gift shop at the plantation is filled with souvenirs representing the history of pineapples. Don’t miss the opportunity to shop for unique pineapple-themed items that will serve as delightful mementos from your Hawaii trip. Be prepared; the shop is quite extensive, so bring enough money to indulge in your shopping desires.
- Engage in Attractions
Dole Plantation offers a variety of family-friendly activities. From a scenic tour on a mini train, exploring eight mini gardens in the pineapple farm, to navigating the extensive pineapple garden maze, there’s something for everyone. Engaging in these attractions ensure you truly experience the essence of Dole Plantation.
- Explore with Nature and You tour
Enjoy Dole Plantation with Nature and You:Waimea tour. Nature and You tour offers a hiking experience through the breathtaking Waimea Valley. After your sweaty Waimea Valley hike, a refreshing oasis awaits you: the cool Waimea waterfall. This natural pool invited you to take a refreshing swim and unwind after your adventurous hike. The tour also includes a visit to Dole Plantation and the Green World Coffee Farm, the only coffee farm in Oahu. For a truly immersive experience in Hawaii’s natural beauty, this tour is a MUST.
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