Get Inspired / USA / Pacific Islands / Hawaii Hawai'i: O'ahu Sightseeing Share on email Print this article Share on Facebook Get Inspired / USA / Pacific Islands / Hawaii Hawai'i: O'ahu Sightseeing story by: Inspire Hawai'i HANAUMA BAY SNORKELLING ADVENTURE: Explore the marine life conservation area of Hanauma Bay. The natural crescent beach is tucked inside the walls of an extinct volcano and offers a diverse population of marine life, and a large, rich coral reef. Hanauma Bay is the best protected cove on O’ahu for experienced snorkellers and newcomers alike to snorkel in, and with over 450 species of tropical fish to swim with you’ll be sure to have an experience of a lifetime. DEPARTS: Wednesday - Monday DURATION: Varies PEARL HARBOUR, USS ARIZONA & HONOLULU CITY TOUR Experience a part of U.S. history during this poignant and very moving tour of Pearl Harbour. After a short movie about Pearl Harbour, you’ll board a boat and head out to the Arizona Memorial which sits atop the sunken hull of the battleship USS Arizona and commemorates the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbour. Then head downtown for a fully narrated tour of Honolulu city’s highlights including the USA’s only Royal Palace – Iolani. DEPARTS: Daily at 6:00am DURATION: 6 hours GRAND CIRCLE ISLAND TOUR - O'ahu: From Diamond Head Crater along the southern coast to the famous surfing beaches of the North Shore, you’ll take in a landscape that includes lush mountains and sparkling, turquoise waters. The Pali Lookout has amazing views of the north eastern coast. Stop off at the Halona “Blow Hole” – some great photo opportunities if you can time it right! Head into rural O'ahu and visit pineapple fields on the north shore, and be transported to another time and place at the Byodo-In Temple. DEPARTS: Sunday - Friday at 8:00am DURATION: 9 hours THE SURF BUS - NORTH SHORE ACTIVITIES TOUR: Enjoy a day on the North Shore where you can enjoy two activities from a range on offer – try stand up paddle boarding (the hot new activity in Hawai'i), learn to surf, swim at the waterfalls or just simply laze on the beach. After your activities you’ll be picked up and taken to visit the Hawaiian Green Sea Turtles and then on to lunch in Haleiwa Town (try the shrimp trucks – a local favourite) where you’ll also have time to explore the art galleries and surf museum. DEPARTS: Daily at 8:00am DURATION: Full day ALI'I KAI CATAMARAN DINNER CRUISE: Take in the panoramic views of the Pacific and Waikiki as you cruise down the coast on this evening dinner cruise. Step aboard the 'Ruler of the Sea' for a casual, fun-filled sunset sail and delicious buffet dinner. After the sun sets enjoy a Polynesian show with dancers and drummers while dining on food such as the local catch with butter sauce. Then party your way back to shore and by the night’s end you’ll be part of the Ali’i Kai family. DEPARTS: Daily at 4:30pm DURATION: 3.5 hours PARADISE COVE LUA'U: Step back in time at a genuine Hawaiian Lua’u. Located on 12 oceanfront acres with a private beach and spectacular sunsets, the setting alone is magical. Enjoy a Mai Tai greeting and visit the replicated “Hawaiian Village” where you can participate in arts and crafts demonstrations like lei making. Then watch the Imu Ceremony the uncovering of the roast pig from an underground oven. Enjoy a delicious Hawaiian feast and then sit back and be entertained by a fabulous Polynesian show. DEPARTS: Daily at 3:30pm DURATION: 6 hours WET 'N' WILD HAWAI'I: There’s something for everyone at Wet ‘N’ Wild Hawai'i. Kids will love 'Keiki Kove', an interactive spray ground, or 'Kapolei Kooler', an exciting tubing adventure. For the thrill seeker check out 'Flyin’ Hawaiian', a water slide that ends in a four metre free fall into a swimming pool or for a bigger, 11 metre free fall, try 'Shaka'. Enjoy return transfers, a BBQ buffet lunch, unlimited soft drink and a body board lesson with your deluxe package. DEPARTS: Daily at 7:00am DURATION: Full Day KUALOA RANCH HALF DAY TOUR HAWAIIAN ADVENTURE Choose two tours or activities from a number on offer to explore famous Kualoa Ranch. Take the Movie Site and Ranch tour to see where movies like Jurassic Park and TV shows including "Lost" were filmed. Enjoy a jungle expedition or learn about the local Hawaiian culture in the Legends and Legacy tour. For something different explore the Ranch by ATV or horseback (both of these are available at an additional cost) and then enjoy lunch at the Ranch House. DEPARTS: Daily at 7:00am DURATION: 6 hours GUIDED KAYAK TOUR: This Guided Kayak Tour includes everything you’ll need for a memorable adventure. After a brief introduction to kayaking you’ll be ready to start your journey to offshore islands and snorkelling spots teeming with marine life. As you paddle along the tranquil waters of Kailua Bay you’ll come across natural pools, turtle grounds, and secret coves while your knowledgeable guide provides interesting facts about Hawaiian history and marine life. DEPARTS:Daily DURATION: 6 hours HIDDEN O'AHU BY HELI: This spectacular 45 minute flight shows you the very best of O’ahu. Explore hidden rainforests, valleys, waterfalls and beaches only accessible by helicopter. Cruise past vivid turquoise coral reefs and the white sands of Waimanalo Beach to the highlight of the tour – Sacred Falls – a sheer 1,000 foot cascading waterfall. You’ll also get to fly over the world’s largest agricultural maze at the Dole Pineapple Plantation before ending your tour with a panoramic view of Pearl Harbor. DEPARTS: Daily DURATION: 45 minutes ONE DAY MAUI VALLEY TOUR: Discover the lush jungles and impressive volcano on the island of Maui in this one day tour. Visit Mt Haleakala and hear the legend behind this massive volcanic crater and see stunning views of Maui and the West Maui Mountains. Then aventure into Iao Valley where you’ll see the Iao Needle springing from the earth surrounded by a lush rainforest and tropical waterfalls. A visit to the towns of Wailuku and the old whaling seaport of Lahaina is also included. DEPARTS: Daily at 4:45am DURATION: 15 hours Enquire Now First name* Last name* Email* Phone How can we help? 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