A secluded beach in Maui
A secluded beach in Maui
Big Island coastline & coffee plantation
Big Island coastline & coffee plantation
Sights and scenery in Maui, Hawaii
Sights and scenery in Maui, Hawaii
Volcano National Park, Hawaii
Volcano National Park, Hawaii
Surfing in Honolulu
Surfing in Honolulu
Kona Resort & Big Island Scenery
Kona Resort & Big Island Scenery
Pearl Harbour, Hawaii
Pearl Harbour, Hawaii
Waikiki Beach & Oahu, Hawaii
Waikiki Beach & Oahu, Hawaii

Hawaiian Explorer

7 nights from €4,279 per person Including Flights

Overview

This spectacular eight day escorted tour lets you uncover Hawaii’s beauty as you explore three islands - Oahu, Maui and The Big Island. For those wanting more than just a beach holiday, you'll seek adventure through the extraordinary Hawaii Volcanoes National Park, learn about Hawaii’s rich marine wildlife and discover the secrets of coffee production. Of course, Hawaii is not complete without enjoying Waikiki’s legendary beach, enjoy people watching and surfers riding waves. A perfect balance of adventure and tranquillity as you discover Hawaii’s paradise at leisure.

Highlights

  • Witness the incredible humpback whales in the wild with a half day boat cruise
  • See the unforgettable sunrise over Haleakala Volcano as you hike to the summit
  • Learn about the history of Pearl Harbour with a visit to the USS Arizona Memorial and National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific
  • Learn about coffee production as you tour a plantation with a Local Expert
  • Have a Local Expert guide you through the Manta Ray Learning Centre
  • Embark on an incredible tour of Hawaii Volcanoes National Park
  • Relax on the iconic Waikiki Beach with a Mai Tai cocktail, watching the surfers
  • Choose from a wide range of optional experiences such as snorkelling off Maui, a helicopter ride over Big Island, sunset boat cruise,

Itinerary Overview
Fly into Honolulu Oahu, stay Waikiki Beach 2 nights –short flight to Hawaii Island stay Kailua-Kona 2 nights – short flight to Maui stay Kaanapali Beach 3 nights - Fly home or continue your USA adventure

Tour departs between January - October. Speak to our sales experts today to discuss your 2021 / 2022 tour.

2021 Deparutres:

17 January
31 January
23 February
14 March
28 March
04 April
18 April
09 May
16 May
23 May
30 May
20 June
04 July
08 August
05 September
24 October

Our holidays include
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  • Accommodation
  • Checked baggage
  • CAR licensed & bonded
  • In resort assistance & 24 hour contact centre
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Day 1

Fly into Honolulu, overnight in Waikiki, Ohau

Land in Honolulu and welcome the warm embrace of Hawaii’s Aloha spirit, donning a traditional flower lei garland and breathing in the tropical air. Explore Waikiki’s golden beaches before arriving at the Hawaiian-style Welcome Reception and greet your Tour Director.

Overnight: Outrigger Waikiki Beach, Welcome Dinner

Day 2

Waikiki, Ohau

Today you’ll visit Pearl Harbour and see the USS Arizona Memorial and the National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific. Whilst downtown Honolulu, see the State Capitol Building, Iolani Palace and King Kamehameha I Statue before enjoying the rest of the afternoon at leisure.

Overnight: Outrigger Waikiki Beach, Breakfast

Day 3

Oahu – Kona – Keauho Bay, Hawaii Island

Hop on a quick flight to the Big Island of Hawaii as you commence an orientation tour of the animated seaside village of Kailua-Kona; once the Hawaiian royalty playground. Meet your Local Expert as you tour a coffee plantation for a real insight into Kona’s coffee culture. Return back to your resort and meet with another Local Expert who will accompany you to the Manta Ray Learning Centre where you’ll learn and understand these exquisite marine creatures before savouring the rich island flavours at the hotel’s Rays on the Bay.

Overnight: Sheraton Kona Resort and Spa, Breakfast and Dinner

Day 4

Keauhou Bay, Hawaii Island

Enjoy today at pleasure as you explore the main island. For those adventure seekers explore the natural paradise of The Big Island and take to the skies in a helicopter tour for an unforgettable experience (optional extra). Alternatively snorkel through the crystal-clear waters of Kealakekua Bay on a half day cruise (optional extra).

Overnight: Sheraton Kona Resort and Spa, Breakfast

Day 5

Keauhou Bay – Hawaii Volcanoes National Park – Hilo – Kaanapali Beach, Maui

This morning you’ll set off for views of Hawaii’s impressive volcanic landscape, stopping off at the southernmost bakery in the US for a delectable malasada or two! Visit the UNESCO-listed Hawaii Volcanoes National Park to understand the geology of the islands. Marvel at Halema’uma’u Crater as it serves as a backdrop for your lunch at The Rim restaurant for a delicious lunch. This afternoon you’ll board your flight to Maui.

Overnight: Hyatt Regency Maui Resort and Spa, Breakfast and Lunch

Day 6

Kaanapali Beach, Maui

A full day in the Valley Isle lets you meet the conservation naturalists of Maui Ocean Centre, home of the largest selection of Hawaiian green sea turtles, sharks, live Pacific corals and thousands of tropical fish. Immerse yourself in the sustainable agricultural development as you’ll visit a local farm and savour a Hawaiian “Be My Guest” lunch with local produce and have the opportunity to “Connect with Locals”. Enjoy a stroll through Whalers Village or explore the old town Lahaina and take your pick from the many restaurants.

Overnight: Hyatt Regency Maui Resort and Spa, Breakfast and Be My Guest Lunch

Day 7

Kaanapali Beach, Maui

Wake up with the glorious sun and enjoy today at leisure with a Mai Tai in hand. Early risers can plan a once in a lifetime hike to the summit of Haleakala Volcano as you stand above the clouds, catching the awe-inspiring sunrise. We recommend a brilliant whale watching cruise, led by a team of Pacific Whale Foundation’s certified Marine Naturalists, you’ll learn the about humpback whales and their behaviours. Every trip is unique as past tours have witnessed mothers and calves interacting and males competing for females. This evening, celebrate a lively Luau and Farewell Dinner with your fellow companions.

Overnight: Hyatt Regency Maui Resort and Spa, Breakfast and Farewell Dinner

Day 8

Kaanapali Beach, Maui

Enjoy breakfast before flying home from Maui. Take your transfer to the airport or perhaps stay a few extra nights.

  • Return transatlantic flights
  • Services of a Tour Director
  • Hotel accommodation for 7 nights as described above or similar
  • Breakfast for 7 nights, lunch for 2 days including Be My Guest and 3 dinners
  • All transport shown
  • Pearl Harbour Tour with USS Arizona Memorial and National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific
  • Orientation tour of Kailua-Kona
  • Coffee Plantation tour with Local Expert
  • Manta Ray Learning Centre with Local Expert
  • Tour of Hawaii Volcanoes National Park
  • Maui Ocean Centre Guided Tour

What’s not included
Optional excursions:

Magic of Polynesia Show  – $64
Atlantis Waikiki Submarine Premium Journey – $157
Polynesian Cultural Centre Admission and Show – $117
Big Island Spectacular Ecostar Helicopter Tour – from $600
Kohala Coast Helicopter Adventure – from $312
Morning Kealakekua Snorkel Adventure – $164
Whale Watching Cruise, 2 hours – $63
Sunset Boat Cruise – $41
Premier Snorkel Adventure – $156
West Maui Snorkel – $127
Sunrise Haleakala – $157

Rates are approximate prices and can be subject to change and availability

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