Hawaii

The captivating, natural beauty, fascinating culture and friendly people of the Hawaiian Islands continues to entice. Made up of 8 major islands, 6 of which are open to tourists, each island offers a distinctly different adventure or experience. Whether you’re after a romantic tropical getaway, a fun-filled family adventure, or an adrenaline-seeking thrill, you’ll find it in this diverse and exotic land. Swim in waterfall pools, hike up craggy volcanic peaks, learn to surf, or simply relax and take in the beautiful surroundings. With its endless, stunning beaches, palm-fringed lagoons lush rainforests, cascading waterfalls and epic volcanoes, Hawaii is a place you’ll never want to leave.

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Tour TypeTrip NameNo. DaysBookingsPrices per person
Escorted TourBest of the Hawaiian Islands10From $4,505.00
Escorted TourGrand Hawaii Vacation13From $5,757.00

Best of the Hawaiian Islands

See the famous sights of Hawaii during this incredible island getaway. Your Hawaii holiday begins with a warm aloha greeting and lei of fresh flowers. Enjoy three nights in Honolulu, where a sightseeing tour includes Pearl Harbor, Chinatown, and the royal ‘Iolani Palace. Then travel to Kona on the “Big Island” for a tour of the Kona Coffee Living History Farm, a visit to Hawaii Volcanoes National Park, and a lavish Hawaiian luau. Next, fly to Maui and enjoy spectacular natural sights such as the lush ‘Iao Valley and Haleakala National Park, site of the huge volcanic Haleakala Crater and stunning natural beauty. With a perfect balance of guided tours to local sights and leisure time to enjoy the beaches of this tropical paradise, this Best of Hawaiian Islands holiday is filled with memories that last a lifetime.

Itinerary  
Day 1: Arrive Honolulu

Upon arrival to the island of Oahu, you are greeted in the traditional Polynesian way-with a warm aloha and a LEI of fresh flowers. Transfer to your hotel in Waikiki. The remainder of your day is at leisure.
Hotel: Sheraton Waikiki, 3 nights

Day 2: Honolulu

Start the day with a breakfast get-together with your Tour Director to review activities scheduled throughout your stay. Next, a tour of Pearl Harbour's famous Battleship Row. Listen to a narration of the dramatic air attack of December 7, 1941, and visit the USS Arizona and the impressive Memorial dedicated to the 1,102 men still entombed. You will also have an opportunity to visit the MUSEUM, an excellent way to learn about Pearl Harbour Day, the Japanese strategy and military craft, and the individuals involved in the attack. Then, on to Punchbowl National Cemetery with its beautiful views of Honolulu. Other sights include Chinatown, the Hawaii State Capitol, royal `Iolani Palace, and the statue of Kamehameha the Great. Tonight, enjoy an included dinner at your hotel.

Day 3: Honolulu

Today is free to relax, swim, enjoy water sports, or laze on the beach. Take the optional excursion to the Polynesian Cultural Centre for authentic island arts, crafts, history, music, a dinner buffet, and a spectacular Polynesian show with more than 100 performers. This evening, enjoy an optional sunset cruise with dinner, Hawaiian cocktails, and splendid views of the glittering Waikiki coastline and Diamond Head.

Day 4: Honolulu – Hilo - Hawaii Volcanoes National Park - Kona

Board a morning flight to the "Big Island" of Hawaii. Upon arrival in Hilo on the east coast, drive to Hawaii Volcanoes National Park and visit the Jaggar Museum, where you will learn about this active volcano. Here, see Kilauea Crater, rising 1,247 metres (4,090 feet) above a volcanic wonderland of steaming fire pits, lava tubes, and fern forests. Next, enjoy an included lunch followed by a stop at Punalu'u Bake Shop to sample the famous Hawaiian sweetbread introduced to the area by Portuguese sugar workers in the 19th century. This traditional favourite is not to be missed! Continue on to Kona.
Hotel: Sheraton Kona Resort & Spa at Keauhou Bay, 3 nights

Day 5: Kona

This morning, visit the Kona Coffee Living History Farm, a working coffee and macadamia nut farm where you have the opportunity to learn about the history of Kona's coffee industry and the remarkable pioneers who established these farms. Tonight, join your Tour Director for a festive Luau, where you have the opportunity to learn to hula, try some traditional Hawaiian specialties like poi, and see captivating performances by Polynesian musicians and dancers.

Day 6: Kona

Today is free for independent activities. Find a special place to relax poolside and enjoy the warm tropical sun and balmy breezes, enjoy an optional snorkelling cruise to Kealakekua Bay, or join the optional helicopter flightseeing excursion.

Day 7: Kona - Maui

A morning flight takes you to the "Valley Island" of Maui. Drive to the lush `Iao Valley to see the `Iao Needle, a spectacular volcanic spire. Visit Lahaina, then continue on to Ka`anapali, your home for the next three nights. The balance of the day is at leisure.
Hotel: Sheraton Maui Resort & Spa, 3 nights

Day 8: Maui

Activities abound and your Tour Director is on hand to help you plan your day. A full free day to swim and sunbathe at the beach or hotel pool. Another choice is the "Road to Hana," one of the world's most impressive drives, with 54 bridges and numerous waterfalls. From mid-December to mid-April, a humpback whale-watching cruise is available.

Day 9: Maui

The morning is dedicated to Haleakala National Park, site of the huge volcanic Haleakala Crater, known as the "House of the Sun." In 1980, this native ecosystem of cinder cones and dense rainforest was designated an International Biosphere Reserve. There's plenty of time in the afternoon to relax and enjoy your hotel's facilities and beach. This evening, your Tour Director hosts a special farewell dinner. Wonderful conversation and cuisine make the perfect finale to a memorable Hawaiian holiday!

Day 10: Depart Maui

Your tour ends with breakfast this morning. Transfer to Kahului Airport to connect with your homebound flight.

Inclusions 
Meals: 9 breakfasts, 1 lunches, 4 dinners
Transport: Airport Transfers & Luxury air-conditioned coach
Flights: Flight Ticket: Honolulu / Hilo - Kona / Kahului
Accommodation: 9 nights
Guide: An expert Travel Director & separate Driver
Entrance Fees & Touring:Entrance fees & activities as per itinerary

Grand Hawaii Vacation

Discover the tropical beauty of Hawaii during this magnificent holiday. Start your trip in Honolulu, where you’ll relax and see the sights. Upon arrival in Honolulu, you’ll be greeted in the traditional Polynesian way – with a warm aloha and a lei of fresh flowers.  With a perfect balance of guided tours to local sights and leisure time to enjoy the beaches of this tropical paradise, the Grand Hawaii Vacation is filled with memories that last a lifetime.

Itinerary  
Day 1: Arrive Honolulu

Upon arrival to the island of Oahu, you are greeted in the traditional Polynesian way-with a warm aloha and a LEI of fresh flowers. Transfer to your hotel in Waikiki. The remainder of your day is at leisure.
Hotel: Sheraton Waikiki, 3 nights

Day 2: Honolulu

A breakfast get-together with your Tour Director reviews activities scheduled throughout your stay. Next, a tour of PEARL Harbour's famous Battleship Row. Listen to a narration of the dramatic air attack of December 7, 1941, and visit the USS Arizona and the impressive Memorial dedicated to the 1,102 men still entombed. You will also have an opportunity to visit the Museum, an excellent way to learn about Pearl Harbour Day, the Japanese strategy and military craft, and the individuals involved in the attack. Then, on to Punchbowl National Cemetery with its beautiful views of Honolulu. Other sights include Chinatown, the Hawaii State Capitol, royal `Iolani Palace, and the statue of Kamehameha the Great. Tonight, enjoy an included dinner at your hotel.

Day 3: Honolulu

Today is free to relax, swim, enjoy water sports, or laze on the beach. Take the optional excursion to the Polynesian Cultural Centre for authentic island arts, crafts, history, music, a dinner buffet, and a spectacular Polynesian show with more than 100 performers. This evening, enjoy an optional sunset cruise with dinner, Hawaiian cocktails, and splendid views of the glittering Waikiki coastline and Diamond Head.

Day 4: Honolulu - Hilo - Hawaii Volcanos National Park - Kona

Board a morning flight to the "Big Island" of Hawaii. Upon arrival in Hilo on the east coast, drive to Hawaii Volcanoes National Park and visit the Jaggar Museum, where you will learn about this active volcano. Here, see Kilauea Crater, rising 1,247 metres (4,090 feet) above a volcanic wonderland of steaming fire pits, lava tubes, and fern forests. Next, enjoy an included lunch followed by a stop at Punalu'u Bake Shop to sample the famous Hawaiian sweetbread introduced to the area by Portuguese sugar workers in the 19th century. This traditional favourite is not to be missed! Continue on to Kona.
Hotel: Sheraton Kona Resort & Spa at Keauhou Bay, 3 nights

Day 5: Kona

This morning, visit the Kona Coffee Living History Farm, a working coffee and macadamia nut farm where you have the opportunity to learn about the history of Kona's coffee industry and the remarkable pioneers who established these farms. Tonight, join your Tour Director for a festive Luau. You'll have the chance to learn to hula, try some traditional Hawaiian specialties like poi, and see captivating performances by Polynesian musicians and dancers.

Day 6: Kona

Today is free for independent activities. Find a special place to relax poolside and enjoy the warm tropical sun and balmy breezes, enjoy an optional snorkelling cruise to Kealakekua Bay, or join the optional helicopter flightseeing excursion.

Day 7: Kona - Kauai

A scenic flight to the "Garden Isle" of Kauai, whose lush landscapes featuring orchids, hibiscus, and plumeria are often used as a setting for Hollywood films depicting tropical paradise. Upon arrival, proceed to Waimea, once the Polynesian capital of Kauai and the site where Captain Cook landed in the islands in 1778. Sightseeing highlights include Waimea Canyon, the "Grand Canyon of the Pacific," and Hanapepe Valley. A stop at the largest coffee plantation in Hawaii, Kauai Coffee Company, includes time at the visitor centre, where you can learn about coffee production and the history of the Kauai Coffee Company. Afterward, continue to sunny Poipu Beach and your resort.
Hotel: Sheraton Kauai Resort, 3 nights

Day 8: Kauai

Spend the day as you please! Take in refreshing ocean breezes from the beautiful white-sand beaches, immersing yourself in the heart of the island's beauty. No activities have been scheduled today to give you time to relax and enjoy your oceanfront resort. Optional tours include helicopter flightseeing or a zip line adventure in the mountains.

Day 9: Kauai

Start the day at the Spouting Horn to see the famous blowhole created from a lava tube. Continue to view pretty `Opaeka`a Falls on the Wailua River before a scenic drive to Princeville. Join your Tour Director, who hosts a special lunch while overlooking Bali Hai from the movie South Pacific. Spend your last evening on Kauai relaxing at the resort, exploring further, or indulging yourself in some souvenir shopping.

Day 10: Kauai - Maui

A morning flight takes you to the "Valley Island" of Maui. Drive to the lush `Iao Valley to see the `Iao Needle, a spectacular volcanic spire. Visit Lahaina, then continue on to Ka`anapali, your home for the next three nights. The balance of the day is at leisure.
Hotel: Sheraton Maui Resort & Spa, 3 nights

Day 11: Maui

Activities abound and your Tour Director is on hand to help you plan your day. A full free day to swim and sunbathe at the beach or hotel pool. Another choice is the "Road to Hana," one of the world's most impressive drives, with 54 bridges and numerous waterfalls. From mid-December to mid-April, a humpback whale-watching cruise is available.

Day 12: Maui

The morning is dedicated to Haleakala National Park, site of the huge volcanic Haleakala Crater, known as the "House of the Sun." In 1980, this native ecosystem of cinder cones and dense rainforest was designated an International Biosphere Reserve. There's plenty of time in the afternoon to relax and enjoy your hotel's facilities and beach.

Day 13: Depart Maui

Your tour ends with breakfast this morning. Transfer to Kahului Airport to connect with your homebound flight.

Inclusions 
Meals: 12 breakfasts, 2 lunches, 5 dinners
Transport: Airport Transfers & Luxury air-conditioned coach
Flights: Flight Ticket: Honolulu / Hilo - Kona / Lihue / Kahului
Accommodation: 12 nights
Guide: An expert Travel Director & separate Driver
Entrance Fees & Touring:Entrance fees & activities as per itinerary