Travelers to Hawaii come from around the globe for the sugary white sand beaches, warm waters, natural beauty and rich cultural heritage found nowhere else in the United States. The Aloha State has a lot to offer, and 10Best is looking for the crème de la crème of beaches, restaurants, hotels, attractions and tour companies.
Help us crown the winners of our 2023 Readers' Choice Awards by voting for your favorites once per day, per category. Voting ends on Monday, February 27 at noon ET.
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Best Beach in Hawaii
Hawaii is known for its beautiful beaches, but which ones are the best? — Photo courtesy of iStock / wingmar
From popular surfing spots to nature preserves, Hawaii's beaches offer a diversity of experiences found in few other destinations on the planet. And the best news? They're all open to the public by state law. Which beach in the Aloha State is your favorite?
Best Family Attraction in Hawaii
There's plenty to do in Hawaii for families — Photo courtesy of iStock / FatCamera
Hawaiian culture holds a special place for ohana (family), and kids of all ages will find plenty to do on the islands. From snorkeling and canoe surfing to volcanoes and sacred cultural sites, Hawaii’s wealth of family-centric activities and attractions make it a favorite for travelers with children in tow.
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Best Hotel in Hawaii
These 20 hotels take any visit to Hawaii to the next level — Photo courtesy of iStock / iShootPhotosLLC
Hawaii is home to some of the world’s best hotels and resorts, many of them a destination in their own right. Sprawling swimming pools, beach access, luxe amenities and stellar service are just a few of the perks when you book a room at one of these top accommodations.
Best Poke in Hawaii
Who makes your favorite poke in Hawaii? — Photo courtesy of iStock / bonchan
The word poke (rhymes with "okay") means “to cut crosswise into pieces.” This favorite seafood dish on the islands is made with chopped seafood, typically ahi tuna, marinated in sesame oil and soy sauce and mixed with fresh onion. Today, restaurants and grocery stores around the state serve numerous varieties with different seafoods (like octopus, salmon or mussels) and toppings.
Best Restaurant in Hawaii
Help 10Best narrow down the best restaurants in the state — Photo courtesy of iStock / picsbyaimee
Those traveling to Hawaii are sure to eat well. Local chefs begin with some of the world's freshest seafood, tie in a variety of locally grown ingredients, and pull inspiration from a number of cultures to create mouthwatering dishes. Vote for your favorite restaurant now.
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Best Tour Company in Hawaii
Tour Hawaii by land, sea or air with these top-notch companies — Photo courtesy of iStock / Bicho_raro
The sugary white sand beaches and colorful coral reefs certainly offer a serene feeling of paradise, but there's much more to Hawaii than lounging on the beach. From boat tours and flights in helicopters to volcano treks and rafting, there are tours in Hawaii for every interest.
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Remember, you can vote once per day in each category. The 10 nominees with the most votes in each category will be announced on 10Best.com on Friday, March 10.