Day 1: Welcome to Hawaii
Welcome to Hawaii! Meet your local tour director and receive flower lei greeting. Secure luggage and transfer to your hotel.
Before checking in at your Waikiki Hotel, the group will be provided a security briefing from hotel management. Your local escort will provide a briefing on things to do or go eat. We recommend local favorites such as: Duke’s Restaurant, less than a 5-minute walk from your hotel, or Cheesecake Factory, which is right down the street from the hotel as well. If you’re hungry for more familiar surroundings, there are fast-food restaurants within walking distance.
Explore glorious Waikiki Beach or Duke’s International Marketplace before turning in for the night!
Day 2: Pearl Harbor & USS Missouri
8:00am Depart to USS Missouri for your visit and performance.
10:00am Performance at USS Missouri
11:30pm Board Shuttle to Pearl Harbor
12:00pm Subway sandwich lunch at Pearl Harbor
12:30pm Experience historic Pearl Harbor. Learn about the brave men and women who died on that fateful day on December 7, 1941, by visiting the exhibits at the museum. You will also watch a 22-minute documentary film and afterwards take the Navy Launch across the harbor to visit the USS Arizona Memorial.
3:00pm Pick up from Pearl Harbor and return to hotel.
Enjoy a free evening and dinner on your own!
After Dinner: There is an array of shopping and activities available upon completion of dinner as you stroll leisurely back toward the hotel.
Day 3: Optional Excursion Day & Alii Kai Dinner Cruise
7:00 a.m. Breakfast
8:00 a.m. Optional Tour Day:
Diamond Head Hike
Hanauma Bay Snorkel Tour
Dolphin Royal Swim Sea Life Park
Dolphin Swim Adventure Sea Life Park
Shark Tank Sea Life Park
Shopping: Swap Meet at the Aloha Stadium
4:30 p.m. Depart for your dinner cruise aboard the 170’ foot long 50’ wide double hull Alii Kai catamaran. Sail along the Honolulu coastline, casual buffet dinner, and evening of music and dancing. At 7:45pm, view the fireworks display from the Hilton Hawaiian Village as you cruise along the Pacific Ocean.
After Dinner: There is an array of shopping and activities available upon completion of dinner before returning to the hotel.
Day 4: Dole Plantation & Waimea Bay Beach with a catered lunch
7:30am Depart our hotel for a day of adventure on the North Shore! Be sure to bring sun screen, a towel, swimwear, and a backpack as we venture out to the North Shore beaches.
There will be perfect views for picture taking at the stunning Pali Lookout. After the Pali stop. we depart for the North Shore of Oahu with a stop at the Dole Plantation. This is the best place to enjoy a Pineapple Whip!!! We will drive by famous North Shore surfing beaches, such as Waimea Bay, Bonzai Pipeline and Sunset Beach. Since you’re visiting in the summer season, waves are nice and calm and don’t get up to their normal 10 to 15 ft. waves during the winter season.
For lunch we will have a selection of sandwiches, chips, drinks, cookies, fruits, and plenty of drinks to help you stay hydrated in the Hawaiian sun!
4:00pm Board buses and return to Waikiki.
Enjoy an evening on your own to visit local restaurants such as Dukes, Cheesecake Factory, Top of Waikiki and many others.
Day 5: Kekela Beach, Hawaiian BBQ lunch, Polynesian Cultural Center & Luau
Today is a full day – so be ready!! Be sure to bring sun block, swim wear, a towel, change of clothes, and a back pack.
7:30am Depart to Kekela Beach Park in Hauula, with stops along Diamond Head Lookout and Hanauma Bay. Once we arrive at Kekela Beach Park – you may relax, swim, play volleyball, or prepare for your BBQ Lunch that will be served at 11:30am. After lunch we will change and head down the road.
1:00pm Just a mile down the road from Kekela Beach Park is the Polynesian Cultural Center: a 42-acre living museum. Take a canoe tour at 1:30pm and then check out the pageant of the long canoes at 2:30pm. The most popular cultural presentations are located in Tonga, New Zealand, Tahiti, and the Samoan Village.
5:00pm Enjoy a Hawaiian Feast fit for a King when your luau begins! Along with Hawaiian music and dance, check out the underground oven called an “imu” and see how the pork was prepared for dinner.
7:30pm Experience “HA, the Breath of Life” – the evening show with a giant stage, more than 100 members in the cast, and live musician’s. This is the world’s biggest and best Polynesian show!
9:00pm Return to your hotel.
Day 6: Free Day & dinner at Hard Rock Café
Optional Tour Day
Hanauma Bay Snorkeling
Hilo Hatties Shopping
Arrange surfing lessons on Waikiki Beach
5:00pm Farewell dinner at the Hard Rock Café.
Choice of Entree at Hard Rock Café (choose one entrée)
- Hard Rock Burger with Cheese and/or bacon*
- Honey Mustard Grilled Chicken Sandwich with fries, coleslaw & baked beans.
- Veggie Burger with side salad
- BBQ Pork Sandwich with fries & coleslaw
- Caesar Salad with Chicken
Beverage – Choice of Coffee, Tea and Soft Drink
*All of the burger platters come with a full plate of fries, lettuce, tomato and red onion.
Day 7: Departure Day
On departure day there are a variety of things to do before departing to Honolulu International Airport. Enjoy your last full day in Hawaii relaxing, shopping, or enjoying some of the optional tours.
TBD Depart to Honolulu International Airport.