Get to know the wildlife of Hawaii closely at the Honolulu Zoo, located at the corner of Kapahulu Avenue and Kalakaua Boulevard in Waikiki. An excellent place to spend some time with your friends and family, the Honolulu Zoo offers you the serene escape that you've been waiting for. With 1,230 mammals, birds, and reptiles, this 42-acre zoo is a must go when on Oahu. Lose yourself in the chirping of tropical birds, cool shade of towering trees and watch the animals repose or doze off in this calm and peaceful atmosphere. The zoo also has a separate section for kids with tunnels for smaller ones to crawl through and meet furry little friends. Hippopotamus, Sacred Ibis, Spotted Hyena, Greater Kudu, Plains Zebra, Aardwolf, Cheetah, Lions, Rhinoceros, and Nile crocodiles are some of the many animal species the zoo houses.