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Hawaiian Explorer

Everyday Price From

$2,995

8 days

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Overview

The highlights of Hawaii-trendy Waikiki, Pearl Harbor and volcanic energy at the Hawaii Volcanoes National Park-are yours to discover on this island hop in Pacific paradise.

Locations Visited

Honolulu, Oahu, Pearl Harbour, Kona, Hawaii Volcanoes National Park, Maui, Lahaina, Kaanapali

Countries Visited

United States

Travel Style

state explorer

Accommodations

7 nights included

Age Requirements

Minimum age 5

Itinerary

COLLAPSE ALL EXPAND ALL

Day 1

Arrive Honolulu, Oahu – Waikiki (2 Nights)

Ease into the warm embrace of Hawaii's Aloha spirit, donning a flower lei on arrival to kick-start your love affair with the Pacific islands. Explore the golden beaches of Waikiki before gathering for a Hawaiian-style Welcome Reception and your Travel Director and fellow travellers this evening.

  • Accommodation

    Outrigger Waikiki Beach Moderate City View First Class Partial Ocean View Premier Ocean View

  • Meals

    Welcome Reception

Day 2

Pearl Harbor and Honolulu Sightseeing

Today we visit the USS Arizona Memorial as well as the National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific. Also today in downtown Honolulu, see the Iolani Palace, King Kamehameha I Statue and State Capitol Building before spending the rest of the afternoon at leisure.

  • Meals

    Breakfast

Day 3

Oahu – Kona – Keauhou Bay, Hawaii (2 Nights)

We fly to the Big Island of Hawaii, embarking on an orientation tour of the lively seaside village of Kailua-Kona, once the tropical playground of Hawaiian royalty. Join a Local Specialist at a coffee plantation for an insider perspective into Kona's coffee culture. Return to the coast, checking in to your ocean-side resort where you'll meet another Local Specialist who will accompany us to the Manta Ray Learning Center. Gain insights into these graceful marine creatures before enjoying rich island flavours at the hotel's Rays on the Bay.

  • Accommodation

    Sheraton Kona Resort and Spa Moderate Mountain View First Class Partial Ocean View Premier Ocean View

  • Meals

    Breakfast, Dinner

Day 4

Kona Free Time

Wake to the sound of the sea and embrace your outdoor adventurer for an invigorating day at leisure to explore the natural wonderland of The Big Island on your own.

  • Meals

    Breakfast

Day 5

Keauhou Bay – Hawaii Volcanoes National Park – Hilo – Kaanapali Beach, Maui (3 Nights)

The fiery, fierce crust of Hawaii's volcanic landscape beckons this morning, but not before a brief stop at the southernmost bakery in the United States for a malasada or two perhaps. Visit the UNESCO-listed Hawaii Volcanoes National Park to learn about the geology of the islands. Indulge in local Pacific flavours during lunch at The Rim restaurant against the backdrop of the Halema'uma'u Crater. We board our flight to Maui this afternoon and check in to our beachfront resort at Kaanapali Beach.

  • Accommodation

    Hyatt Regency Maui Resort and Spa Moderate Resort View First Class Partial Ocean View Premier Ocean View

  • Meals

    Breakfast, Lunch

Day 6

Maui Sightseeing

Our first full day in the Valley Isle sees us meet the conservation naturalists of the Maui Ocean Center, home to the world's largest collection of live Pacific corals, Hawaiian green sea turtles, sharks and thousands of vibrant tropical fish. Delve into the island's sustainable agricultural practices and 'Make a Difference' next. Visit a local farm and 'Connect with Locals' enjoying a 'Be My Guest' lunch with wine, including Hawaiian specialities made with the freshest local ingredients. As the sun sets over the Pacific, take a gentle stroll to nearby Whalers Village or venture into old town Lahaina to dine at one of the many restaurants.

  • Meals

    Breakfast, Be My Guest

Day 7

Maui Free Time

Indulge in a full day on your terms to do as little or as much as you want in paradise. Rise before dawn and journey up the summit of Haleakalā or live your passions, exploring art, culture and heritage in picturesque surrounds. Give yourself permission to connect with your surrounds without worrying about a thing. This evening, celebrate a soul-stirring encounter with Hawaii, joining your travel companions for a lively Luau and Farewell Dinner featuring tropical cocktails and the sounds of old Hawaii.

  • Meals

    Breakfast, Farewell Dinner

Day 8

Depart Maui

For now it's time to say a fond a hui hou... until we meet again. Take your transfer to the airport or consider extending your stay in Maui.

  • Meals

    Breakfast

Highlights

  • Sightseeing Highlights
  • ORIENTATION of Honolulu, Kailua-Kona

  • SEE magnificent Manta Rays in Keauhou Bay while you dine oceanside.

  • VISIT Pearl Harbor, USS Arizona Memorial, Hawaii Volcanoes National Park, Kilauea Volcano, Maui Ocean Center, a local farm on Maui

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