5-Day Oahu to Pearl Harbor, Waikiki Beach, North Shore Big Circle Island Tour (Free Airport Pickup)
Tour Code: GOL-HNL-103
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 (2023-01-05 To 2023-03-31) | Daily (2022-09-01 To 2022-12-17) | Daily (2022-12-18 To 2023-01-04)
- Two breakfasts per room.
- An additional charge of $42 per room per night for admission difference will be applied when check in date is 08/22/2022-12/20/2022.
- An additional charge of $150 per room per night for admission difference will be applied when check in date is 12/21/2022-01/04/2023.
Honolulu International Airport (HNL) provides a 24-hour pick-up service, and all flights arriving within half an hour of the same time will be picked up.
Hotel: Waikiki Resort Hotel or Similar.
At 07:30 we will depart from the hotel to visit Pearl Harbor in the southwestern part of Oahu, Hawaii, overlooking the USS Arizona Memorial, which was sunk by the Japanese army, and the Missouri ship. Afterwards, we passed the Hawaii State Capitol and the Pacific National Cemetery for Soldiers and Martyrs, which was closed to sightseeing vehicles after the 9/11 incident. Passing through Chinatown, after overlooking the bronze statue of Mr. Sun Yat-sen, visit the bronze statue of the first king of Hawaii, Kamehameha, overlook the King's Palace, the city government building, and finally visit the unique emeralds, black pearls, and red coral shops in Hawaii. We will return to the hotel around 12:00 noon.
Pearl Harbor (including the USS Arizona Memorial)→ Hawaii State Capitol (passing)→ Pacific National Cemetery → Hawaiian Chinatown (passing)→ Kamehameha Bronze Statue (exterior)→ Iolani Palace (overlooking)→ Emerald, black pearl, red coral shop
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.
As the name suggests, the National Memorial Cemetery of The Pacific and is located in Hawaii. It was established in 1949 and holds a number of 34,000 graves in total.
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.
The Arizona Memorial has been established in the year 1962 after the attack of Japan on Pearl Harbor. Due to this attack, more than 1000 sailors and marines had died on board.
We will depart from the hotel at 13:30 this afternoon. We will first pass the world-famous beach-Waikiki Beach, to see Diamond Head Volcano and the surf center with beautiful sea views. Passing through the high-class residential area of Hara, we will stop at the Hanauma Bay sightseeing area to look at the Hanauma Bay. After visiting the natural wonders of the sea spring vents, we will pass by the Sauna Beach and overlook the Rabbit Island and Turtle Island. After passing by the White Beach and Hawaiian National Reserve, we came to Dafengkou Scenic Area. After the trip, we will return to the hotel around 17:00.
Waikiki Beach (passing by, overlooking the Diamond Head Volcano) → Hala Premium Residential District (passing) → Hanauma Bay Sightseeing Area → Sea Spring Jets → Sauna Beach (passing) → Rabbit Island and Turtle Island (overlooking) → White Beach, Hawaiian National Reserve (passing through) → Nuanupali Great Wind Port
Hotel: Waikiki Resort Hotel 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.
Hanauma Bay is a famous snorkeling spot visited by thousands of visitors daily. The bay basically consists of a marine eco system providing amazing opportunity for snorkeling.
Famous for snorkeling the Hanauma Bay is located at the Oahu Island. The place will give you a good exposure to fish and marine life in general. People belonging to all ages can visit the place.
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.
Tour around the North Shore Island (own expense, including dinner)
Today at 12:00 noon, we will depart from the hotel to visit the scenery on the northern shore of Oahu. First, we will visit the ancient temple. After paying respects to the cemetery of Mr. Zhang Xueliang and Ms. Zhao Si during the Xi’an Incident, we will go to the volcanic bean farm. Then we will come to Kahuku Town, the Hawaiian special sweet shrimp meal must not be missed. Only we will pass Turtle Bay, along the way you can enjoy the sunset beach on the northernmost part of Hawaii's north coast. At the last stop, we will come to the Dole Plantation, where you can visit the Hawaiian pineapple plantation or experience the world’s largest maze at your own expense. After the itinerary, arrive at Chinatown around 18:00 for dinner and return to the hotel at 19:00.
View Temple Valley from afar → Volcanic Bean Farm → Kahuku Shrimp Farm Breeding Zone (you can taste special sweet shrimp meals at your own expense) → Sunset Beach → Durham Park → China Town Dinner → Hotel
Or Polynesian Cultural Center (own expense, including dinner)
We will depart from the hotel at 13:30 this afternoon, after crossing the central mountain range of Oahu, we will walk north along the coastline. Passing by: China Hat Island, Turtle Island, etc., the sea view along the route is beautiful. Then arrive at the 42-acre Great Polynesian Cultural Center to see the folk culture village composed of seven different tribes and enjoy a rich buffet dinner. After dinner, watch a grand Hawaiian traditional song and dance performance and a thrilling Hawaiian fire-swallowing show composed of more than one hundred performers.
Hotel: Waikiki Resort Hotel or Similar.
24-hour drop-off service from 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.
Pick-up and drop-off to a chosen location will be provided. ( Note the locations and times of pick-up)
A deluxe coach with air conditioning will be providing the transport. In case only a few passengers are there to take part in the tour a high top Mercedes 15 seat minibus may be used for this purpose.
Professional escort for the tour will be provided.
Hotel accommodation will be provided for nights.
All taxes are included in the price of tour package.
Two breakfasts per room.
Free Airport pick up is available on this tour. The Tour Package price will not include Mandatory Tour Guide tips for Airport Pickup.
Must Pay Hawaii half-day tour service fee is $5 and one day Hawaii Tour $10 per person.
Per person/$125 for Big Circle Island Tour (include dinner) & Polynesian Cultural Center $155 per person.
Rates could alter without prior notice.
Airport pickup service charges $10/person.
Optional fees will be paid in cash to the guide. Optional activities price may change or can be different as displayed on the website.
Guide will arrange meals and drinks when requested as they are not included in the package.
Daily Service charges for driver and the guide is $12 minimum per person.
Such expenses as telephone services, alcoholic drinks, beverages and laundry services which are private room services.
Services related to travel insurance.
Other personal expenses.
Important:We never encourage customers to purchase admission packages from outside sources and try using them in this tour with discount. If they do, they must arrange transport on the same day. If you skip some attraction, you cannot do it on your own. You can sit near the bus or visit some nearby place, but you will not be allowed to sit in the bus.
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.
⇒ 16 days or more prior to departure - 30% of total purchase amount.
⇒ 9-15 days prior to departure - 50% of total purchase amount.
⇒ Within 8 days prior to departure - 100% of the total purchase amount.
⇒ Unused features are non-refundable. No shows forfeit the entire payment.
⇒ For the free or discounted customer $100 penalty is applicable for entire group if cancellation is requested 4 days before the tour for Yellowstone tours.
⇒ For the free or discounted customer $200 penalty is applicable for entire group if the person is no show on the tour for Yellowstone tours.
Cancellation or 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.
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.
An add-on fee of 6% for handling fees is charged in addition to the above penalties. No matter what the reason of cancellation is this processing fee will be deducted on each refund.
1. For any refund case, we do include the discount offered already. This is where GoldenBusTours is playing its role to make sure its customers get the best available deal at an affordable price.
2. No refund request or complaint will be entertained after 30 days of tour departure. You have to send a formal complaint through email.
⇒ 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.
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.
A fee may be charged for any revision or alteration made to a reservation after the booking is confirmed. A change of tour date or tour itinerary may be treated as a cancellation.
Cancellation or 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. Gift coupons are available in limited quantity on first come first serve basis.
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.
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.