After returning to Hawaii this Christmas, former President Barack Obama was seen with his family having fun on the waves. 

On Saturday, the 44th President of the United States was photographed in black swim trunks as he took a plunge in the Pacific Ocean. He was also seen glancing into the sun while he was taking a photo.

Sasha (age 20) and Malia (23) were both filmed on their stand-up paddle board adventures. They were each dressed in a bikini on the beach.

Obama was raised in Hawaii. He has spent decades visiting Hawaii with his family every Christmas. 

Former President Barack Obama and his family were seen enjoying some fun in the water this weekend after heading back to Hawaii for their annual Christmas trip

Barack Obama, his family and friends were enjoying the waters after returning from Hawaii on their annual Christmas trip.

The 44th president was pictured donning black swim trunks on Saturday as he went for a dip in the Pacific Ocean

The 44th president was pictured donning black swim trunks on Saturday as he went for a dip in the Pacific Ocean

As he went to the Pacific Ocean for his Saturday swim, 44th president was seen wearing black swim trunks

The day before, his daughters, Sasha, 20, and Malia, 23, were also caught on camera as they went out on the water

Sasha (age 20) and Malia (23) were both captured by camera the day before as they went on water.

The young women went out on stand-up paddle boards, each wearing a bikini for the beach day

The young women went out on stand-up paddle boards, each wearing a bikini for the beach day

National Geographic published his praises for Hawaii in 2016. He said, “People often ask me why I keep calm in the middle of so much crazy stuff.” “I always say to people that part of it is being born in Hawaii. Knowing what it was like to dive into the ocean, and understanding the meaning of seeing a sea turtle face down in a wave.

He didn’t see any turtles, though he enjoyed the water and ventured out alone.

He is seen in photos wriggling in at his waist and then kneeling to sink the rest of the body into the sea water.

Obama jumped in his single swim, leaving his sunglasses at the beach.

His daughters were the first to take some surf on Friday. Malia and Sasha both took their stand-up paddle boards and headed out together on the water. 

Sasha is on winter break at the University of Michigan. She wore a red bikini with an attached necklace. 

Obama, who was born in Hawaii, has visited the state with his family during Christmas for decades

Obama was born in Hawaii and has been visiting the state during Christmas since decades.

Photos show him wading in to his waist, then crouching to submerge the rest of his body, up to his shoulders, in the ocean water

Photos show him wading in to his waist, then crouching to submerge the rest of his body, up to his shoulders, in the ocean water

Photographs show him wriggling in at his waist. Then he crouchs to immerse the rest his body in the sea water, right up to his shoulders.

He appears to have dipped his head under at some point, as his face was wet

As his face was wet, it seems he might have pulled his head down at one time. 

Obama left his shades on the shore and squinted in the bright sun during his solo swim

Obama left his shades on the shore and squinted in the bright sun during his solo swim

Obama swam solo, leaving his sunglasses at the beach.

In 2016, he said the reason he can 'stay calm in the midst of a lot of crazy stuff going on' is because he grew up in Hawaii

He stated that he is able to’stay calm even in the middle of all the crazy things going on’ because he was raised in Hawaii in 2016. 

'It's being born in Hawaii and knowing what it's like to jump into the ocean and understanding what it means when you see a sea turtle in the face of a wave,' he said

'It's being born in Hawaii and knowing what it's like to jump into the ocean and understanding what it means when you see a sea turtle in the face of a wave,' he said

He stated, “It was being born in Hawaii, knowing the experience of jumping into the sea and what it is like to see a turtle facing a wave,”

With her sister she rowed, and is seen lying flat on her stomach on the board enjoying the heat.

Meanwhile, Malia — who graduated from Harvard University this spring — may be taking some vacation time from work for the family trip.

Earlier this year, The Hollywood Reporter reported that she has scored a position on the writing staff of a new Amazon project by Donald Glover. 

The picture of her on Friday included her in water attire, including a pink and green tie-dye top and white shorts.

Her hair was combed to the sides and she blocked some light with a neon-green trucker hat that read BAB.

Michelle, former first lady was absent but she has often been seen with her husband to enjoy water sports such as kayaking. 

On Friday, it was his daughters' turn to catch some waves, and both Malia and Sasha headed out on the water together, each on her own stand-up paddle board

His daughters were the first to take some surf on Friday. Malia and Sasha both set out together on their own paddle boards and headed for the ocean.

Sasha, who is currently on winter break from the University of Michigan, wore a red string bikini that she accessorized with a statement necklace

Sasha was on winter vacation at the University of Michigan.

She rowed out with her sister, and was pictured laying flat on her back on the board, seemingly enjoying the warmth

With her sister she rowed, and is seen lying flat on her stomach on the board.

Malia, who graduated from Harvard University this spring, was reported to have scored a position on the writing staff of a new Amazon project by Donald Glover

Malia, who recently graduated from Harvard University, has been reported to have won a place on Donald Glover’s writing staff for a new Amazon project.

Malia wore a pink and white tie-dye bikini top and white athletic shorts, and blocked out some some with a white and neon green trucker hat bearing the letters BAB

Malia was wearing a pink-and-white tie dye bikini top with white shorts and a neon green trucker cap bearing the letter BAB.

Former first lady Michelle was nowhere in sight when her daughters hit the beac, but has been known to join her husband for water sports like kayaking

Former first lady Michelle was nowhere in sight when her daughters hit the beac, but has been known to join her husband for water sports like kayaking

Michelle, former first lady of the United States was not present when Michelle’s daughters went to beac. However she has been known for joining her husband in water sports such as kayaking. 

She stressed earlier today that it was important to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 and receive a booster. Today, she released a video about the subject in which she appears alongside mothers of stars like Alicia Keys and Jonah Hill, as well as Zendaya and Beanie Fieldstein.

Obama enjoys a good round of golf while on vacation. He was also seen last Christmas at the Mid-Pacific Country Club, on multiple occasions.

It’s unclear where, exactly, the Obamas are staying this year, though in the past they were known to stay at Paradise Point Estates, which they visited every year from 2008 to 2011 — giving it the nickname ‘The Winter White House.’

This private residence has five bedrooms, 5.5 bathrooms and is home to Obama’s Secret Service Detail. 

The house is available for anyone to rent for $3,500 per night and has a lagoon-style pool, waterfalls, a spa pool, an outdoor wet bar, a master suite with therapeutic bath and steam shower, a kitchen with high-tech gadgets like a sub-zero refrigerator and freezer, and a fitness center.

Glenn Weinberg (the estate manager) told Business Insider Obama had once written in his guestbook that his family and employees were very fond of their time at the home. He also said, ‘My family has grown very fond about our time there, and your generosity was much appreciated.