5-Day Honolulu to Pearl Harbor, Polynesian Cultural Center, Small Island and Big Island Tour (Free Airport Pickup)
Tour Code: GOL-HNL-119A
Duration: 5 Day(s) / 4 Night(s)
Tour Guide: Chinese, English
- 7 Days left
Experience: UNESCO, Family
Extra (Excluded): Wifi, Meal etc...
Tour Guide:Chinese, English
Daily (2022-06-01 To 2022-08-21)
[Branded Hotel] Staying at Marriott's Sheraton Hotel, without changing hotels, itinerary is easier. The hotel is within walking distance to the famous Waikiki Beach, and the surrounding is prosperous and convenient.
[Rich itinerary] Break through the tradition, exclusive itinerary; there are different surprise experiences every day, allowing you to enjoy the beautiful scenery of Hawaii to the greatest extent.
[Indigenous Culture] Walk into the Polynesian Cultural Center and experience six different ethnic villages; not only interactive games and wonderful performances, you can also enjoy authentic Hawaiian cuisine; after the dinner, enjoy the Hawaiian characteristic large-scale singing and dancing show "HA~Song of Life" .
[Exclusive experience] Special arrangements are made for the "Honolulu Star" sunset luxury cruise ship, enjoy the beautiful sunset of Hawaii, enjoy a luxurious lobster feast on board, as well as interactive games and performance shows.
[Beautiful] World-famous Waikiki Beach, Diamond Head Mountain, one of Hawaii's famous landmarks, spectacular sea spring vents, and Temple Valley with beautiful mountain views.
【Big Island Scenery】Take the Richardson Black Beach in Kahilo, rated as the best biscuit shop by the locals, visit the beautiful Rainbow Falls, and visit the World Natural Heritage Hawaii Volcanoes National Park.
[Quality Experience] The tour fee includes the tip of the guide for the whole journey, and there is no self-pay for the whole journey.
- From December 22, 2021 to March 31, 2021, the selling price will be adjusted. Please click on the specific date to check the price.
- An additional charge of $40 per room per night for admission difference will be applied when check in date is 06/01/2022-08/21/2022.
Free pick-up airport: Honolulu International Airport (HNL)
Free pick-up time: 6:30-21:59
1. If you are arriving by an international flight, please come out at Exit 2 (personal exit). The tour guide wears blue polo clothes and will meet you at the exit with a sign;
2. If you are arriving by a domestic flight in the United States, please go to Meet the tour guide at the baggage carousel of your flight (regardless of whether there is baggage).
Hotel：Sheraton Princess Kaiulani Or similar.
This morning we will go to visit Pearl Harbor in the southwestern part of Oahu, Hawaii. Surrounded by mountains on three sides and facing the sea on the other, it is the only US naval base named a National Historic Landmark and the headquarters of the Pacific Fleet. The Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor took place here during World War II. You can see the memorial just above the wreck of the USS Arizona BB-39 that was sunk in the Pearl Harbor attack. Then take a tour of the classic scenic spots in the city. In the afternoon, we will take the Honolulu Star Sunset Cruise, which has a history of more than 50 years, to enjoy the magnificent ocean view of Hawaii and feel the romance and passion from Hawaii.
Pearl Harbor (2.5 hours, including the USS Arizona Memorial) → Iolani Palace (from the distance ) → Hawaii State Capitol (passing) → Hawaii China Town (passing) → Kamehameha Bronze Statue (exterior) → Hotel Rest→ Honolulu Star Sunset Cruise (3.5 hours)
Hotel：Sheraton Princess Kaiulani Or similar.
The royal residence of Hawaiian Kingdom Rulers opened in 1871 is known as Lolani Palace. It has been built on the area of four hectares.
There are several King Kamehameha statues that can be found all around Hawaii, he is a highly honored monarch and was the one who was responsible for establishing the Kingdom of Hawaii.
The Pearl Harbor has a huge historical significance due to the world war second incident which happened here. The Harbor is located in the Oahu Island. The region around the Harbor comes under the US navy base.
In the morning, we will start today's tour around the island. The world-famous Waikiki, one of the most famous landmarks in Hawaii, Diamond Head, the upscale residential area of Honolulu, Kahala, and the spectacular sea spring vents. In the afternoon, we will go to the famous Polynesian Cultural Center to experience the most authentic aboriginal culture, an exotic cultural experience place that cannot be missed.
Waikiki Beach (passing) → Diamond Head Crater Observation Deck (15 minutes) → Hala Premium Residential Area (passing) → Sea Spring Jet (15 minutes) → White Sand Beach (passing) → Nuanupali Gale (20 minutes) → Hotel rest → Polynesian Cultural Center and buffet dinner (8.5 hours)
Hotel：Sheraton Princess Kaiulani Or similar.
The volcanic tuff cone on the Hawaiian Island in Oahu is known as Diamond Head Crater. It has the elevation of 232 meters. It is located in Honolulu USA.
In the heart of Hawaiian Island, there is a volcanic tiff cone that seems like a hill. The tourists can enjoy visiting this place from 6 am to 6 pm.
Waikiki Beach is an attractive ocean located in the Hawaiian state of America. Many public places are located at this place including AlaWAi Harbor, Kuhio Beach Park, Kahanamoku Lagoon, Fort DeRussy and Kapiolani Park.
Arrive at Hilo Airport on the Big Island by plane. The tour guide will pick you up at the baggage area of your flight. After picking up, you will start today's itinerary. We will go to Richardson Black Beach, which is formed by the fine black volcanic sand. It is rated as the best biscuit shop by locals, Rainbow Falls is a must-visit place for tourists, and Orchid Garden is a paradise for orchid lovers. After lunch, proceed to Hawaii Volcanoes National Park. Here you can see the famous Kilauea Caldera, SteamVents and Halemaumau Crater. In addition, you can also visit the Visitor Center (Visitor Center), Kilauea Iki Crater Overlook (Kilauea Iki Crater Overlook) and the Chain of Craters Road (Chain of Craters Road). After the trip, we will transfer you to Hilo Airport.
Honolulu to Big Island → Hilo Airport Pickup → Richardson Black Beach or Sino Black Beach (30 minutes) → Banyan Avenue/Queens Memorial Park (car view) → Big Island Biscuit Shop (20 minutes) → Rainbow Falls (20 minutes) → Orchid Garden (20 minutes) → Hawaii Volcanoes National Park (1 hour) → Macadamia Farm (20 minutes) → Hilo Airport → Fly to Honolulu
1. This product does not include air tickets from Honolulu to Hilo, please take care of yourself.
2. Please book the flight to Hilo Airport (ITO) at around 9:40 to start today's itinerary; after the itinerary, please book the flight departing from Hilo Airport (ITO) after 17:30.
Suggested flights to Hilo: HA182 8:45-9:40 HNL-ITO
Suggested flights from Hilo: HA371 17:25-18:18 ITO-HNL
3. As the sequence of the itinerary may be adjusted according to the actual situation, please check the date of participating in the Big Island Day Tour with our customer service before booking the ticket before purchasing the ticket.
Hotel：Sheraton Princess Kaiulani Or similar.
The Akatsuka Orchid Gardens combine bewitching floral beauty with wonderful scents from the numerous orchid plants in the gardens. It is a great place to learn of a beautiful plant.
Plenty of bewitching natural beauty come together to make up the Big Island. The diverse terrain in the area makes it a fascinating place to visit and get lost in natural beauty.
Hawaii refers to the series of volcanic islands in the United States of America, famous for their landscapes, breaches, tropical foliage, types of sand and waterfalls. Oahu is considered the biggest city of Hawaii.
In the morning, we will visit the north shore of Oahu. View Temple Valley from afar, learn about macadamia plantation in the macadamia plantation, visit the kahuku shrimp farm breeding area, stroll through the sunset beach, pass by the small town of Hareiwa, experience the original ecological plantation (Dur pineapple) Park) natural scenery. Afterwards, we ended our pleasant trip to Hawaii and proceeded to Honolulu Airport by car.
Lex Valley of the Temples (15 minutes) → macadamia plantations (15 minutes) → Kahuku shrimp farms farming area (20 minutes) → Sunset Beach (15 minutes) → Haleiyiwa town (via) → Dole pineapple Park (20 minutes) → Honolulu International Airport (HNL)
The order of itinerary may change without any notice depending on weather situations or for some other unforeseen circumstances.
The order of activities held during the tour is planned by the tour guide. So, it may be different from what is mentioned on the tour page. On fewer occasions, Tour Guide has to skip an attraction or few during the tour depending on weather, traffic, group interest or some other reason.
Some attractions are seasonal. So, when they are closed they will be replaced with some other attraction.
You can skip some optional activities during the tour and plan something on your own. Make sure that you coordinate with Tour guide and stay with the group with next activity. Please note you cannot stay on the bus if you skip some optional activity.
Probable hotel names are mentioned in the itinerary. It can be similar or a different hotel of the similar rating. Exact Hotel details can only be provided one day before the departure.
Maximum 4 people of any age can stay in 1 Room in the hotel.
These tours are conducted in a group. A group can have people of several cultures. We expect each person to coordinate with Tour guide to make sure things are on track.
Though attractions are optional but you have to at least take 2 attractions.
Passengers will be picked up and dropped off at their chosen locations. (Please take notice of locations and times of pick up)
All tours are carried out in air conditioned bus. We may also use a minivan depending on the number of people booking the tour.
A professional tour escort will be with you throughout the tour.
Entrance fees for scenic spots in the itinerary;
Special meals: Polynesian Cultural Center and buffet dinner.
Tour package price includes all the taxes.
Fares for air travel and transport from home to and from the location chosen for pick-up.
Expenditure for personal purposes.
Fee for Optional Activities and entrance. Pay in cash to the tour guide. He will arrange tickets.Some attractions might be closed on public holidays. Optional activities price may change or can be different as displayed on the website.
A minimum of $12 service fee per passenger per day is not included in the price of the tour package. Pay it in cash to Tour guide and bus driver. This service fees collected from passengers complement the incomes of driver and the tour guide.
Though the meals are excluded,but the guides will arrange them for you.
Room fees of personal nature, such as, laundry fees, telephone, service-fees of valets, expenses on alcoholic drinks and what you buy from mini bar. However, specified fees may be included.
Important Notice: Passengers are discouraged from purchasing admission packages from sources outside and trying to use them for this tour provided at a discounted price. In case they want to do so, they must arrange transport the same day.
All the prices are listed in USD.
Tour display price is based on double occupancy. It is the price each person will pay if a group of two is traveling.
Prices may change without any notice.
Prices include hotel accommodation, transportation and taxes.
Admission Tickets to different places and meals are NOT included in the tour price.
Mandatory Tip for tour guide and driver are NOT included.
Only the tour guide can purchase entrance tickets for you. Pre-purchased tickets are NOT acceptable.
A free (i.e. Buy 2 Get 1 Free) person, not showing up on a departure date will result in a penalty. The penalty is usually the fourth person price, but it varies. Free person has to pay for some admission tickets that is included in the tour package price of Paid Person.
There must be at least one passenger of 18 years for every booking made with GoldenBusTours. For Children between the age group of 2 to 14 years, a different price will be charged. Please refer to Child price on our pricing calendar. Child Age may vary between different bus operators. Maximum 4 people of any age can stay in 1 Room in the hotel. If the 5th person is infant you will be charged normally then with the second room as an expense.
Activities are optional though, but each customer has to participate in 2 activities at least. No city pass allowed. Some attractions are mandatory. Each customer has to take part in them and have to pay for them in cash.
Arrive at departure location 10 to 15 minutes before the mentioned time to make sure you catch the bus on time. If in case you are late, the bus will not wait for you at the location and ultimately you will miss the entire tour (no refund in this case).
Return time on the website is just an estimation. Expect some variation always. Time may change depending on traffic and weather situations
There is a possibility that tour operator may use a shuttle to drop you off at the return location. It usually happens in the case of multiple return locations.
You can leave the tour at any place only after signing a Tour Departure Form for leaving the tour early.
Please note that price will stay the same even if you leave the tour early.
If you have booked a pre-tour hotel stay, then you will have to arrange your own transport from hotel to departure location.
If you have booked extra night hotel after the tour, then you will arrange transport from drop off point to hotel.
On West Coast tours some bus operators have a lot of departure locations. A slow start is expected on these tours.
Cancellation and Refund Policy
No matter what the reason of cancellation is no refund or reschedule for any cancellation request made with in last 7 days of departure date. Even if the cancellation request comes in because of COVID.
No matter the reason for the cancellation, we are forced to carry costly charges from out travel and hotel providers in the form of penalties and fees that re-incurred when there is a cancellation of confirmed or pending bookings. As such, there are cancellation penalties or fees incurred. Determination of the time of cancellation will be done when the notice is received and confirmed by our office. You must make any notice of cancellation directly to GoldenBusTours by email or webmail at the Contact Us section.
We reserve the right to cancel or re-schedule any tour departure with respect to operating requirement or circumstances beyond control. In case a cancellation is made at any given moment in time before departure, our only liability as GoldenBusTours will be to refund you, the passenger with the amount we received for the booking of the tour. We will try our best to re-book the same or similar tour. We are not responsible for any cancellation penalties that may have been incurred on any other travel arrangements inclusive of separate purchase of air tickets.
We are not liable for any other travel arrangements that have been affected as a result of the cancellations.
⇒ 15 days or more prior to departure - 10% of the tour fees will be charged as cancellation.
⇒ 8-15 days prior to departure - 55% of the tour fees will be charged as cancellation.
⇒ 7 days prior to departure – 100% tour fees will be charged as cancellation.
An add-on fee of 6% for handling fees is charged in addition to the above penalties. No matter what the reason for cancellation is this processing fee will be deducted from each refund.
There is no refund for unused features. You forfeit the entire payment when you are a no-show.
In order for there not to be a cancellation, a minimum number of participants are required. We reserve the right to cancel a scheduled trip although every effort is made by us to ensure that normal operations are maintained.
Note: More 30 days after the completion of the tour, we cannot grant any refunds.
⇒ In the case of free passenger cancellation kindly update us 7 days before the departure.
⇒ In the case of late cancellation request or free passenger does not show up on tour day then $128 will be charged.
Cancellation and reschedule charges are applicable even if you are NOT able to take the tour because of visa rejection. If you reschedule tour and later decides to cancel it then cancellation charges will be applicable to the original departure date and not to the rescheduled one.
Reservation, Booking & Redemption
Terms & Conditions
Any travel service purchases indicate your acceptance of the Terms & Conditions set out herein.
You are advised to carefully read through and understand these Terms & Conditions before making your booking.
You will get an email immediately once you place an order. Tour Confirmation usually takes 2, 3 days except for urgent order. Urgent orders can be confirmed in a day or even few hours, but we can’t assure success in these cases. On fewer occasions, some of the others may require a longer period of time for confirmation. You are advised not to book airline tickets unless you have received the confirmation.
E-Ticket (Mandatory to be on bus)
Your e-ticket includes complete operator information such as local telephone numbers at your destination. You are required to print the e-tickets and bring them along with you on the trip. They will be needed as proof of purchase.
Changes in Booking
You may incur a fee for any revisions or alterations made to the reservation when the booking has already been confirmed. Cancellation fees may be applied to things such as name changes or corrections. They may also apply to tour date changes or tour itinerary changes. Please note that no departure changes are permitted 72 hours before departure.
Changes in Tour Itinerary
We are continuously striving to improve tour itineraries and features. In the event of unforeseen circumstances that are beyond the control, we do reserve the right to vary the itineraries and to substitute hotels. Duplicate departures may operate during certain peak periods, sometimes in reverse order. As such, hotels may vary from those included on the itinerary pages.
If you wish to reschedule your tour (change the departure date or choose a different tour) then a reschedule fees may be applied. A reschedule fees of $25 or 6% (which one is higher) will be applied. Please note that all reschedule requests should be made before 18 days of tour departure. Requests made after the mentioned duration shall not be entertained.
Cancellation and reschedule charges are applicable even if you are NOT able to take the tour because of visa rejection.
1. One room can accommodate maximum 4 people. Even if you are 5 people including 1 month old baby you still need 2 rooms.
2. If you can carry your child up to 2 years of age then you do not need to book seats for him. It may vary from one tour to another.
3. Service providers hold the right to change the itinerary and hotel arrangements without any notice.
4. Child (0-9 years) and Single traveler going on the tour have special rates. These prices vary from one tour to another.
5. Meals and Attractions are not included. You can ask your tour guide to try to arrange the meal for you as per your requirements. For attractions, admission fees pay it to the tour guide on the tour.
6. Prices may change without any notice because of prices fluctuation in the market.
7. All prices mentioned on the website are in US dollars.
8. In Case of Bank Wire Transfer customer have to bear Wire transfer fee.
9. Tour package price is inclusive of taxes.
10. Tour Prices are every individual and in view of room inhabitance.
11. Final hotels booked may not be same as the one mentioned on the website.
Child rates are applicable for children between (0-12 years) of age. Parents are advised to bring car seats for the safety of their child.
Buy 2 Get 3rd discounted: Get 3rd Ticket on special discounted rates on the purchase of 2 tickets.
3. Before booking any tour make sure to go through every detail like tour itinerary, tour price, cancellation policy, reschedule and refund policies.
4. You should either bring a printed copy of your E-Ticket or bring it in your smartphone on the day of tour departure. You should also bring a valid photo ID along with your E-Ticket. In the case of any issues for not carrying E-Ticket or Photo ID GoldenBusTour will not be responsible.
5.Make sure to provide a valid phone number so we can reach you in the case of any emergency.
6. Please read all important notes, inclusion, exclusion section, terms and conditions, policies and below notes.
6a. Tour Operator holds the right to cancel the tour at any time depending on poor weather condition or some other unforeseen circumstances. However, GoldenBusTour will update its customers about the cancellation and shall not be held accountable for charges other than tour fees.
6b. Change in tour price will not affect any confirmed booking.
6c. Tour Operator can change the order of itinerary at any time without any notice.
7.You will be responsible for your travel documents during the tour.
8.Reach Departure location about 20 to 30 minutes before departure time. Unfortunately, no one will wait for you in case you get in late. The bus mostly has Bus Operator name and logo on it. Even if you are five minutes late and miss the bus then GoldenBusTours or Tour Operator will not be responsible. There will be no refund in this case. You will be charged 100% tour fee.