Project Description

Hawaii by Land & Sea

Balcony Room

$4,958per person

Interior Room

$4,259per person

Hawaii is a magnificent meld of lush rainforests, sky-high waves, ancient kingdoms, World War II history, and beauty of volcanic proportions. Experience some of Hawaii’s original habitants at the Polynesian Cultural Center and Kualoa Ranch. Wander through Oahu’s legendary north shore where surfers hang ten. Honor the lives lost at Pearl Harbor’s USS Arizona Memorial and walk in General MacArthur’s footsteps on the surrender deck of the battleship USS Missouri, all before boarding the Norwegian Pride of America for 7-night, 4 island cruise.

PRICE

Balcony Room – $4,958 Per Person

Interior Room – $4,259 Per Person

TRIP# 12859

HIGHLIGHTS

  • 3 Nights in Waikiki

  • Land Tours of North Shore, Pearl Harbor, Nu’uanu, Pali/Kualoa Ranch

  • Includes Maui, Hilo, Kona and Kauai

INCLUDED

  • Roundtrip Flights – Passengers are responsible for airline checked baggage costs

  • Hotel & Tours listed on land tour

  • 7 Nights cruise

  • All tours & admissions listed

  • Includes all meals onboard the ship – main dining room

  • All port taxes and travel arrangements

Make your own way to the airport for an early morning flight to Honolulu. Upon arrival, transportation will be waiting to take you to your hotel. Your land tour guide will be at the hotel to assist with check-in. The rest of the day is free for exploration and dinner (on own) before settling in for the night.

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Enjoy breakfast (on own) at the hotel before meeting your tour guide for a beautiful, scenic tour of the famous North Shore of Oahu. After a stop at the Dole Plantation, you will see many of the famous surfing spots. The afternoon is spent at the Polynesian Cultural Center where you’ll view authentic island villages showcasing the traditional lifestyles of some of Hawaii’s original occupants. Experience island games, dances, and even a private canoe tour.

Immerse yourself in history today as we travel to Pearl Harbor. While traveling through town, you’ll see the capitol building, the governor’s mansion, Iolani Palace, and the imposing King Kamehameha statue. Your first stop is the Punchbowl Crate, home of the National Memorial Cemetery. From there, you will visit Pearl Harbor and boat shuttle over to the USS Arizona Memorial. You’ll then tour the USS Bowfin with an up-close look at the torpedo room, engine room, and sleeping quarters. Your afternoon continues at the Pacific Aviation Museum, featuring exhibits showcasing WWII fighter planes and bombers.

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Today we spend another day exploring O’ahu’s beautiful outdoors. After checking out of the hotel, your luggage will be taken directly to your cruise ship, The Pride of America, while we travel to the famous historical land mark Nu’uanu Pali Lookout, the sight of the battle of Nu’uanu where in 1795 King Kamehameha I won the struggle that finally united O’ahu under his rule. Our next stop is Kualoa Ranch. Enjoy a scenic drive showcasing the dramatic cliffs along the Ko’olau Mountain Range with cascading waterfalls and gorgeous ocean views. While at Kualoa Ranch, you will step back in time and learn how ancient Hawaiians lived and thrived. Enjoy interactive experiences including turning taro roots to poi, learning how to hula, and trying your hand at making a lei out of native plants. After lunch and a movie tour, you will be transferred to the Port of Honolulu to board Norwegian’s Pride of America for your amazing 7-day island cruise. D

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Today we will arrive in Maui and have today and tomorrow to enjoy this lovely island. Enjoy the beach, shopping in town, or book an optional excursion to the pineapple orchards. B L D

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This morning, we will awake in Hilo, also known as The Big Island. Book an optional helicopter tour over Volcano National Park, visit the Hilo Farmers Market, or enjoy the black sand beaches. B L D

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Today we awake in Kona. Enjoy the beaches, botanical gardens, and taste test coffee directing from the coffee farms. B L D

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For the next two days we will enjoy the island of Kauai. Kauai is known as “The Garden Isle” thanks to the tropical rainforest covering much of its surface. You will find many optional excursions to book, such as a luau, Waimea Canyon & Fern Grotto tour, a chocolate farm tour & tasting, or one of many other sightseeing tours. B L D

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This morning we will arrive back in Honolulu. We will have our final breakfast aboard the ship before transferring to the airport for our overnight flight home. B

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This morning we will arrive at our home airport with lifetime memories of our wonderful trip to Hawaii.