Stretching for more than 7 miles, the beaches of the North Shore are some of the world's best! World-famous surf spots dot the shore, from Waimea Bay to Sunset Beach to the Banzai Pipeline. Winter in the North Shore is nonstop action, with three of the biggest surf competitions happening there every year! While there, you should also catch some of the best local food on the island, or take a stroll through charming Haleiwa town for unique shopping or the best shave ice on Oahu! From old plantation towns to the luxurious Turtle Bay Resort, the North Shore has every ingredient you need for an adventurous yet relaxing time on the island.