With its dramatic mountain ranges, lush tropical forests, azure coral bays and soft sand beaches, the emerald island of Oahu possesses a beauty like few other destinations.
The islands of Hawaii are one of the most breathtaking places on Earth. From soaring jagged cliffs to vast chasms of canyons to lush tropical rainforests, the region boasts the kind of beauty that transforms the mind, body and spirit. Spend your days taking in the highlights the islands have to offer, like driving along the scenic slopes of famous Diamond Head Crater, visiting the Dole pineapple plantation, hiking through breathtaking Waimea Canyon, and cruising along Wailua River. In the evenings, relax in accommodations that offer deluxe amenities in magnificent surroundings.
Enjoy a guided tour around Waikiki visiting the many places of interest such as Diamond Head Crater, the prestigious Kahala residential area, the lookout over Hanauma Bay, the Halona Blowhole, and the legendary surfing spots at Sandy Beach. You’ll be mesmerized as you visit Oahu’s North Shore and explore its red-sand fields, tropical plantations, green mountains, world-class surfing beaches and lush rainforests. Consider some fantastic optional activities while on Honolulu like experiencing a traditional Hawaiian luau, a scenic helicopter ride, a visit to Pearl Harbor or take the Secret Island Beach Picnic tour. Hike through majestic Waimea Canyon and marvel at its vast chasm. Snorkel off the coast of Kauai and explore some of the most crystal blue waters and colorful fish found anywhere on the planet. Explore Maui’s famous dormant volcano, Mount Haleakala and, as you take in the panoramic views around you, plan your next visit to the islands so you can experience the magic all over again.
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You will be met at the Honolulu Airport and provided with a private transfer to Waikiki.
Situated steps from the Waikiki Beach, the Hilton Waikiki Beach Hotel (4*) offers luxury and comfort on the Island of Oahu. The hotel has 601 guestrooms and the interiors include exotic woods and Hawaiian-print accents, 42-inch plasma HDTV multimedia monitors, premium mattresses and bedding. Facilities include complimentary access to the hotel's fully equipped Precor® by Hilton fitness center, a spacious sundeck which includes a pool bar, Jacuzzi, and heated outdoor swimming pool. High-speed Internet in guestrooms is available for a small fee and complimentary wireless Internet access in the lobby, public areas & pool deck.
Enjoy a full day shared tour in the company of a professional Guide as you are taken around the island by coach to see the many places of interest. Enjoy the scenic drive along the slopes of famous Diamond Head Crater. See O’ahu’s prestigious Kahala residential area. Marvel at the views from the lookout over Hanauma Bay (closed Tuesdays), see the Halona Blowhole, the legendary body surfing spots at Sandy Beach, and Makapu’u Lighthouse Point. Don't forget to bring your camera to capture one of O’ahu’s most scenic vistas over Windward O’ahu at Nu’uanu Pali Lookout. Visit Byodo-In Temple (admission included) set amidst a picturesque mountain backdrop (admission included). Visit the Kualoa ranch to learn about its history and legends where you will take a scenic tram ride and drive into the Ko’olau Mountains to a spectacular lookout overlooking Chinaman’s Hat and Kaneohe Bay. See the world famous North Shore surfing beaches of Sunset, Banzai Pipeline, and Waimea Bay. At day's end, visit Dole Plantation villages and discover the history of Hawaii’s pineapple industry before taking a stroll through the Plantation Gardens to see hundreds of varieties of pineapples and plants (admission included). Then sit back and relax on the return journey back to your hotel in Waikiki.
Journey to where the war began and ended for the United States. This tour will allow you to visit Pearl Harbor and the Arizona Memorial. Then travel across the Ford Island Bridge to the Mighty MO for a very special guided tour of the most celebrated battleship. Following your visit to the Pearl Harbor area you will drive through historic Honolulu and on to Punchbowl for an exclusive personalized tour of the National Cemetery of the Pacific by a veteran from the American Legion. After the serenity of Punchbowl, enjoy the drive through more Honolulu highlights before heading to Waikiki where you can shop at the International Marketplace or relax on the beach.
Take advantage of the many optional tours available to get the most out of your Honolulu visit! Attend a genuine Hawaiian Luau, take a Hawaiian Helicopter Adventure, or sit back and relax on the Grand Circle Island and Pineapple Plantation tour, visit the Arizona Memorial and Pearl Harbor or treat yourself with a half day city tour of Honolulu or a VIP Polynesian Cultural Center Tour. Alternatively, escape the crowds on Waikiki Beach and take the Secret Island Beach Picnic Tour. Please let your Sales Advisor if you are interested in any of these options.
You will be met at the hotel for your private transfer to Honolulu International Airport.
One way flight on Hawaiian Airlines from Honolulu (Oahu) to Lihue (Kauai). Please note flight prices and times are all approximate and will be confirmed at time of booking, depending on availability.
You will be met at LIH Lihue Airport and receive the traditional Hawaiian Lei greeting, before being transferred to Lihue.
The Kauai Beach Resort overlooks 3 miles of glistening white beach and the blue ocean of Kauai’s Eastern Coconut Coast, one of the most spectacular destinations on the planet. The Kauai Beach Resort is a striking destination for adventure, romance and tranquility. Nestled on 25 magnificent acres on Kauai’s longest beach, this vacation resort is surrounded by exotic lagoons, cascading waterfalls and tropical views.
Enjoy a day filled with the lush beauty, legends and saga of Hawaii's "Garden Isle." Journey to the majestic Waimea Canyon, which Mark Twain called, "the Grand Canyon of the Pacific". Over 10 miles long, and almost 4,000 feet deep this marvel was formed by erosion and the catastrophic collapse of the volcano that created Kauai. Waimea Canyon State Park encompasses 1,866 acres and is a popular tourist attraction on the island. It provides a wilderness area with numerous hiking trails. Enjoy the drive along Route 580, which provides gorgeous views of the Wailua River. You'll make several 5-10 minute photostops along the route for a good leg stretch and restroom breaks. You'll drive up to 3,400 feet to see the "Grand Canyon of the Pacific" - Waimea Canyon. As you cruise along the southern coast, you'll drive through Poipu, a resort getaway for those in the know and home to the Spouting Horn. This natural wonder occurs when water rushes under a lava shelf and bursts through a small opening at the surface, making an eerie hissing noise. Afterwards, head back toward the Wailua River for your Wailua River Cruise. Sail up this historic, sacred river which takes about 40 minutes (one way) on a long, flat-bottom boat.
Explore Kauai, "The Garden Isle" with one of our many tour options: take a 4-wheel drive tour on the private roads of the 22,000 acre Grove Farm Plantation on the Kauai Back roads Tour; go to the best snorkelling spot on the island with the Kauai Snorkel Adventure; learn about the flora and fauna of Kauai on the Rainforest Hiking Adventure; soar over Hanapepe Valley and Waimea Canyon on our Kaui Deluxe Island Kama'aina Helicopter Flight Tour. Or, rent a vehicle during your stay in Kauai. With the freedom of your own car to go as you please, you can discover The Garden Isle and its many natural wonders on your own! Please speak to your Sales Advisor if you are interested in any of these optional tours.
Enjoy time at leisure to explore at your own pace, or relax at your hotel.
Meet your driver for a private transfer to Lihue Airport.
One way flight on Hawaiian Airlines from Lihue (Kauai) to Kahului (Maui). Please note flight prices and times are all approximate and will be confirmed at time of booking, depending on availability.
You will be met at Kahului Airport, and provided with a transfer to Wailea.
Time permitting, Maui's varying landscapes make it ideal for sports and adventure activities which range from bicycling, golfing, hiking, horseback riding, skydiving, hang gliding, triathlons and more.
If you would like, you can book certain activities in advance or sign up for activities on the ground through your lodging (not included in tour price).
The Royal Lahaina Resort combines a spectacular location and authentic Hawaiian ambience to provide an unforgettable resort experience on Maui. The resort has been named among the top tennis destinations in the world and also features a pair of adjacent championship golf courses, complete beach activities, wedding services, Hawaiian guest programs and the nightly Royal Lahaina Luau.
Early in the morning, a luxury touring coach with professional guide will take you on a shared, full day excursion to Maui's famous dormant volcano, the spectacular House of the Sun, Mount Haleakala Crater. Travel through bucolic Upcountry Kula Area to the 10,043' summit at Haleakala National Park, the Visitor Center and Pu`u Ula`ula Overlook. Once you have come down from Mt. Haleakala's majestic heights, your adventure continues with your tour guide introducing you to the sights and communities that make Maui so unforgettable. Lovers of nature know that Maui is home to many special and unique flora such as the protea blossoms (in season) and rare silverswords plants. While venturing on the island, you may get the chance to meet several unique species of birds, such as their beloved and cherished Hawaii State bird, the Nene Goose. After taking in the natural beauty Maui has to offer, your tour guide will introduce you the the picturesque town of Wailuku which is known for it's sugar cane fields and the prized landmark of Ka'ahumanu Church. Another feature on this tour is the scenic drive to soaring 'Iao Valley State Park. You will learn the history and legends that make this island magical!
Enjoy a day of exploration around the lush tropical enviroment of Maui's Hana coast. You will tour through the old sugar mill town of Paia and along the magnificent coastline past world famous windsurfing beaches. Travel on to Kaumahina State Park and the crashing waves of Keanae Valley Lookout, Pua`a Ka`a, Waianapanapa State Parks and Wailua Falls. Your journey continues over the one lane bridges and hairpin turns of the famous road to Hana and Hasegawa General Store. Your professional guide will escort you to Kipahulu where you will discover Ohe`o Stream and Pools and stop for a refreshing swim (weather and time permitting). Throughout this magical tour you will discover cascading waterfalls, lush rainforest, fantastic vistas and experience the hidden side of Maui. Bring your camera to capture the sites on this Hawaiian tour, you won't want to forget one detail! Please bring your own towel for swimming at Ohe`o. The lush tropical beauty and constantly changing vistas of the Hana Coast are rightfully world-famous and best experienced in the company of a knowledgeable guide. Drive around Maui's east coast to Paia town, Kaumahina State Park and the Keanae Valley Lookout. See Puaa Kaa and Waianapanapa State Parks. Visit Hana Town and Hasegawa General Store. Swim in the Oheo Stream and Pools (weather permitting) Experience Wailua Falls Lookout. Discover windsurfing beaches and the hidden side of Maui. An included lunch will be provided midday.
As the royalty were in days gone by, you will be summoned by a conch shell trumpet to the Royal Lahaina Resort Luau. Maui's longest running Luau show takes place throughout the week at sunset. The evening sky anticipates the feast to come, an amazing display of papaya, mango, and guava that fades into a glittering wash of stars. Polynesian drums guide you to the oceanfront setting where a traditionally prepared pig, slowly roasted in an underground Imu, is the centerpiece of an elaborate, multi-course feast. Dance, music and song conjure the myths and stories from throughout Polynesia into an evening of unforgettable performances culminating in a spectacular Fire Dance Finale.
Meet your driver for a private transfer to Kahului Airport.
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December 19, 2011
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December 19, 2011
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April 24, 2012
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May 31, 2011
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