10 Day Luxury Hawaiian Dreams
10 Day Trip living the Hawaiian Dream, say Aloha as you sip cocktails in Waikiki, visit King Kamehameha Statue in Honolulu, tour a coffee farm in Hawaii and dance the Hula in Maui
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Day by day
First day Aloha Honolulu and Waikiki
Enjoy your complimentary private V.I.P. door-to-door transfer to your UK departure airport. Aloha and welcome to Hawaii! You are greeted with a smile, a traditional flower lei and a transfer to your elegant oceanfront resort. Settle into island time and relax with a swim or stroll on the beach. At 6 pm, join your Tour Director for a Welcome Reception with drinks and a light meal.
Second day enjoy Waikiki at leisure
After a restful night's sleep, the day is at leisure to be pampered at the spa, sip cocktails or read a book by the pool. The choice is yours and the options are endless.
Third day its Honolulu Sightseeing and Pearl Harbor
Today begins with an exclusive guided tour of Iolani Palace as it takes you inside the only official royal residence in the United States. Next explore downtown Honolulu, seeing the State Capitol, Washington Place and King Kamehameha Statue at Aliiolani Hale. With Insight's advanced reserved tickets, you'll spend poignant time at the USS Arizona Memorial at Pearl Harbor, honouring the military personnel killed in the 1941 surprise attack. Later as the sun dips below the horizon, enjoy a relaxing evening.
Fourth day your off to Maui, the Magic Isle
Enjoy a leisurely breakfast or take advantage of some last minute shopping this morning. Then enjoy island views as you soar high above the Pacific to Maui. Your luxurious home for the next three nights is on legendary Kaanapali Beach.
Fifth day A Feast for the Senses
Take to the back roads to explore some of the island's boutique farms. Sip lavender tea and sample lavender-baked scones on a tour of the Alii Kula Lavender Farm.Try the award-winning goat cheeses at the Surfing Goat Dairy. Top off your cornucopia of tasting with a refreshingly new and unique dining experience served at a beach-side restaurant, renowned for its contemporary Pacific cuisine. After your highlight lunch, the remainder of your day is at leisure for shopping, relaxing or optional activities.
Sixth day Dance the Hula in Maui
Another day awaits to succumb to the pleasures of your resort. Greet the sunrise from atop a volcano or just relax and enjoy the beach. Learn how to dance the hula and play the ukulele during a private lesson. Tonight, celebrate Hawaii's culture and traditions at an authentic Hawaiian Luau. Sip tropical cocktails, sample traditional poi and roasted pig and enjoy the lilting songs and hula dances.
Seventh day On to the Big Island
Fly to Hilo on the Big Island. Wind your way through rolling volcanic hills and lush foliage to Hawaii Volcanoes National Park, home to the world's largest volcano. Visit the Jaggar Museum, look down on the Kilauea Caldera and walk through the Thurston Lava Tube. After lunch, stop at historic Anna Ranch, beautifully set against the backdrop of Waimea's lush green hills. Enjoy this rare opportunity to take a guided tour of the restored ranch house with an emphasis on Hawaiian ranch life in the early 20th Century with demonstrations by their on-site blacksmith and Master saddle maker and leather crafter. Continue to your enchanting seaside resort for the next three nights.
Eighth day Experience Historic Hawaii
This morning, you will sample pure Kona Coffee on a guided walk through a coffee farm. Then step back in time at Puuhonua o Honaunau (place of refuge) National Historical Park. Explore the historic town of Kailua.
Ninth day enjoy Hawaii at Leisure
Your penultimate day in Hawaii is entirely yours to spend as you please. Enjoy the resort's very extensive activities with your included Fun N Sun Activity Pass and maybe catch a glimpse of green sea turtles basking on the shores. Later, learn how to make the perfect Mai Tai, Blue Hawaiian or Pina Colada at a mixology class! If you're returning home tomorrow, bid farewell to your friends at a lively Celebration Dinner with wine.
Tenth day Depart Hawaii
Your tour concludes with a transfer to Kona International Airport at Keahole. On arrival at your UK airport, your driver will greet you and escort you to your waiting car for your return private V.I.P. door-to-door transfer home.
Oahu, With our advanced reserved tickets, you'll spend poignant time at the USS Arizona Memorial in Pearl Harbor, where so many lost their lives in 1941.Enjoy an exclusive guided tour of Iolani Palace, former home of Hawaiian royalty and the only official royal residence in the US. Explore downtown Honolulu.
Maui, A feast for the senses! Follow the back roads to explore the island's unique boutique farms and sample divine lavender tea with lavender-baked scones and also try award winning goats cheese. Hone your hula skills, learn how to play the ukulele - soak up the Hawaiian culture with a private lesson! See the shops and galleries in Lahaina.
Hawaii, Visit Volcanoes National Park, a UNESCO World Heritage Site and home to the world's largest volcano. Step into authentic Hawaiian Ranching history at Anna Ranch. Tour a coffee farm and taste delicious Kona blend. Visit Puuhonua o Honaunau National Historical Park. Your Fun N Sun Activity Pass gives you unlimited access to all beach rental equipment at The Fairmont Orchid, Hawaii. See Hulihee Palace and Mokuaikaua Church in Kailu. Learn how to make Hawaiian cocktails at a mixology class!
Maui, At a beachside restaurant, enjoy a delightful Highlight Lunch.
Maui, Celebrate at an authentic Hawaiian Luau Highlight Dinner.
Hawaii, Enjoy a lively Celebration Dinner with wine.
Welcome Reception with drinks and a light meal, 9 Full Breakfasts, 1 Highlight Dinner, 1 Highlight Lunch, 1 lunch and 1 Celebration Dinner On Kauai, 2 Full Breakfasts and 1 Celebration Dinner Exclusive to 12-day itinerary
Highlight Hotels and Locations
Experience the ultimate in pampering and the soothing sounds of waves lapping upon the shore. Treat yourself to Gold luxury, Hawaiian-style with Banyan Ocean-view rooms at the Moana Surfrider, a Westin Resort and Spa. Stay in Ocean-view Studio Villas at the elegant Westin Kaanapali Ocean Resort on Maui. Lap up pure Big Island indulgence with Partial Ocean-view Rooms at The Fairmont Orchid and the Four-Diamond Grand Hyatt Kauai Resort and Spa*.
Most tours already include a host of bonus highlights and comprehensive sightseeing. There may also be an exciting array of Optional Experiences which will turn an already amazing experience into the trip of a lifetime! These are entirely optional and can be booked through your Tour Director/Local Representative at the commencement of your tour. Please note, many Optional Experiences are operated by independent third party suppliers.
Atlantis Waikiki Submarine Standard Tour
Climb aboard one of our Atlantis 48-passenger submarines and descend to 100 feet underwater. See marine life up close including many Hawaiian fish, coral, and turtles. Known for its quality and safety, Atlantis is an eye-opening experience that takes you beyond the classroom as you learn about coral, reef life and submersibles while visiting sunken shipwrecks, airplane and other artificial reefs in a spacious air-conditioned interior with large view ports and comfortable seating. Tour Length: 2.5 hours.
Sunset Dinner Cruise
Experience a memorable evening aboard the sleek and state-of-the-art vessel, the Navatek I. It’s the only dinner cruise that goes beyond Diamond Head where few people see the hidden shores of the Kahala coastline -- home to Hawaii’s rich and famous. The Prime Rib Buffet is a favourite of guests. After-ward you will be treated to a Hawaiian and contemporary revue of music, song, and dance.Tour Length: 3.5 hours
Magic of Polynesia Dinner and Show
Witness expert hula, chanting and songs by one of Hawaii’s most talented performing troupes. Watch illusionist John Hirokawa, winner of the International Magicians Society’s “Most Original” Merlin Award – the Oscar of Magic. (Ilusionist performer may vary.) Duration: 3 hours.
Magic of Polynesia Show
Witness expert hula, chanting and songs by one of Hawaii’s most talented performing troupes. Watch illusionist John Hirokawa, winner of the International Magicians Society’s “Most Original” Merlin Award – the Oscar of Magic. (Illusionist performer may vary.) Duration: 3 hours.
East Oahu Circle Island Tour
Head to the famous outline of Diamond Head, where you explore the lower slopes of Hawaii’s most recognized landmark. View the crystal waters of Hanauma Bay, sheltered in the remains of an ancient volcanic crater. Descending into the sea is Halona Blowhole, and its beach – site of a famous Hollywood kiss. Your tour guide will show you the best of this beautiful corner of the island with stories and history along the way. Tour length: 4 hours.
Big Island Spectacular Helicopter Tour
Discover both the Big Island’s beauty and its volcanic fury. Fly over the most geologically active environment on earth-the famous Kilauea volcano, which has been continuously erupting since 1983. Experience the awesome spectacle of Madame Pele’s lava and volcanic badlands, then explore the lush rainforests of the Hamakua Coast. Beautiful waterfalls cascade thousands of feet into the rainforest below and remnants of ancient Hawaiian settlements are still visible. Tour length: 2 hours.
Kauai Eco-Adventure Helicopter Tour
Your journey begins with a flight to spectacular Hanapepe Valley, then continues on to Mana Waiapuna, commonly referred to as “Jurassic Park Falls.” Next it’s up the Olokele Canyon before moving on to eye-popping Waimea Canyon, the famed “Grand Canyon of the Pacific” where you’ll explore many hidden waterfalls. Then, the sculptural masterpiece of the Na Pali Coast gives way to the Bali Hai Cliffs, and the pristine blue waters of Hanalei Bay and the Princeville Resort area. Weather permitting, we’ll visit Mt Waialeale, the heart of the ancient volcano. This is the wettest spot on earth, with an average rainfall of 450-500 inches annually! Tour Duration: Approx. 55 minutes.
Spectacular Haleakala Sunrise Tour
Come to the “house of the sun” where ancient Hawaiian myths tells how their demigod Maui lassoed the Sun.Rising over 10,000 feet above sea level, Haleakala is Maui´s, “house of the sun” in Hawaiian lore. Witness the breaking of a new day at the top of Mt. Haleakala. Renowned for its raw beauty and unique scenery, join us as we discover Haleakala National Park, the Visitor Center and Pu`u Ula`ula Overlook. Enjoy a day that will delight and amaze you! Dress warmly for the summit of Haleakala. (Temperatures are 30°F / 17°C cooler than at sea level. Climbing to this altitude is generally not recommended for people with heart conditions or those prone to altitude sickness. A 24-hour wait period is also recommended for anyone that has recently been scuba diving). We do not guarantee weather will permit viewing sunrise. Tour length: 8 hours.
Heavenly Hana Tour
Take the journey of a lifetime to East Maui. There are more than 600 curves on the road to Hana and you will weave through the surrounding forest and cross a total of 59 bridges. There are usually stops at Keanae Valley Lookout and Waianapanapa State Park that provide grand views of the ocean and surrounding hills. Once you reach the town of Hana you’ll have some time to take in all the charm of this sleepy, rural village. You’ll also make a stop at the Tedeschi Winery, a great place to discover more about Hawaii’s wine industry and sample a few varieties. Tour length: 11 hours.
Premium Snorkel Sail
For those that love adventure and a great BBQ this is the trip for you. The day starts with delicious Kona coffee, tropical juices and a continental breakfast. You will experience two premier snorkel destinations (seasonal) as the helpful crew takes care of all your needs. After dropping the anchor to snorkel, they fire up the grill for a delicious BBQ meal for you right on the boat! Then the bar opens and enjoy an invigorating trade wind sail (seasonal) back to Ka’anapali. Tour length: 5 hours..
Where you stay
All hotels included in your tour package are hand-picked, of an outstanding standard and far better value than if booked individually. Our valued travel partners who organise these tours also own the Red Carnation Hotel Group and where possible Red Carnation Hotels are used and please see our link for further details.
Guarantees, Bonds and Awards
- This tour is run by our outstanding travel partners who are multi-award winning Globe Best Tour operator in the world 2013, 2014 and 2015.
- Tours are fully bonded, protected and guaranteed and you pay the operator directly when booking.
- ABTA, IATA and ATOL protected
- Part of the Trade Right Foundation
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