Grand Hawaiian Islands

Offer

Price per person
from £3,664

Price based on
London Heathrow
29th Nov 2018 departure

Key inclusions

  • VIP private home pick-up service
  • Flights
  • Transfers

Book any 2018 worldwide tour or cruise and pay just £99 deposit per person when you book before 28 February. 

More details
  • 14 days

  • Western USA

  • Comfortable pace

  • Platinum escorted tour

Experience the contrasts of the Hawaiian Islands from swaying palms, national parks, coffee plantations and volcanoes on this inter island tour.

At a glance


  • Honolulu Traditional Lei greeting, Pearl Harbor
  • Kona Hawaii Volcanoes National Park, Kona Coffee
  • Kauai Bali Hai
  • Maui Haleakala National Park
Grand Hawaiian Islands 2017

What's included

  • VIP private home pick-up service
  • Flights
  • Transfers
  • Services of a tour director
  • Accommodation
  • Selected meals
  • Porterage
  • All airport taxes
Price match guarantee

With accommodation, transfers, excursions, selected meals, private VIP home pick-up and the services of an expert Tour Director all included in the price, our escorted tour holidays are highly rated by our customers. But should you find a like-for-like tour cheaper elsewhere, we will match its price and give you a further £100 reduction.

VIP home pick-up service

Our VIP home pick-up service is included up to 50 miles to your departure airport. Your driver will happily load and unload your luggage, and drive you to your departure terminal. At the close of your trip, you'll be welcomed by your driver in the arrivals hall and returned home again. A supplement is payable per mile over 50 miles.

Overview

Inter Island flights do not include a baggage fee. At time of publishing this charge is $25.00 per bag per flight and is charged locally.

Total meals included:

  • 12 breakfasts, 2 lunches, 5 dinners

UK - Honolulu

Day
1

Fly to Honolulu on Oahu and receive a traditional Polynesian greeting with an Aloha and a Lei of fresh flowers.Transfer to your hotel.

Upon arrival to the island of Oahu, you are greeted in the traditional Polynesian way- with a warm aloha and a LEI of fresh flowers. Transfer to your hotel in Waikiki. The remainder of your day is at leisure.

No meals included

Honolulu - Excursion to Pearl Harbor

Day
2

A breakfast get-together with your Tour Director reviews activities scheduled throughout your stay. Next, a tour of Pearl Harbor's famous Battleship Row. Listen to a narration of the dramatic air attack of December 7, 1941, and visit the USS Arizona and the impressive Memorial dedicated to the 1,102 men still entombed. You will also have an opportunity to visit the Museum, an excellent way to learn about Pearl Harbor Day, the Japanese strategy and military craft, and the individuals involved in the attack. Then, on to Punchbowl National Cemetery with its beautiful views of Honolulu. Other sights include Chinatown, the Hawaii State Capitol, royal ‘Iolani Palace, and the statue of Kamehameha the Great. Tonight, enjoy an included dinner at your hotel.

Meals included:

  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

Honolulu

Day
3

Today is free to relax, swim, enjoy water sports, or laze on the beach. Take the optional excursion to the Polynesian Cultural Center for authentic island arts, crafts, history, music, a dinner buffet, and a spectacular Polynesian show with more than 100 performers. This evening, enjoy an optional sunset cruise with dinner, Hawaiian cocktails, and splendid views of the glittering Waikiki coastline and Diamond Head.

Meals included:

  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

Honolulu - Hilo - Hawaii Volancoes National Park - Kona

Day
4

Board a morning flight to the “Big Island” of Hawaii. Upon arrival in Hilo on the east coast, drive to Hawaii volcanoes National Park and visit the Jaggar Museum, where you will learn about this active volcano. Here, see Kilauea Crater, rising 4,090 feet above a volcanic wonderland of steaming fire pits, lava tubes, and fern forests. Next, enjoy an included lunch followed by a stop at Punalu'u Bake Shop to sample the famous Hawaiian sweetbread introduced to the area by Portuguese sugar workers in the 19th century. This traditional favorite is not to be missed! Continue on to Kona, your home for the next three nights.

Meals included:

  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

Kona

Day
5

This morning, visit the Globus Local Favorite Kono coffee living history farm, a working coffee and macadamia nut farm, where you have the opportunity to learn about the history of Kona’s coffee industry and the remarkable pioneers who established these farms. Tonight, join your Tour Director for a festive LUAU. You’ll have the chance to learn to hula, try some traditional Hawaiian specialties like poi, and see captivating performances by Polynesian musicians and dancers.

Meals included:

  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

Kona

Day
6

Today is free for independent activities. Find a special place to relax poolside and enjoy the warm tropical sun and balmy breezes, enjoy an optional snorkeling cruise to Kealakekua Bay, or join the optional helicopter flightseeing excursion.

Meals included:

  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

Kona - Kauai

Day
7

A scenic flight to the “Garden Isle” of Kauai, whose lush landscapes featuring orchids, hibiscus, and plumeria are often used as a setting for Hollywood films depicting tropical paradise. Upon arrival, proceed to Kilohana Plantation and join your Tour Director, who hosts a special lunch. Afterward, enjoy a narrated train ride which takes you on a tour of the historic plantation that passes through fruit orchards, lush gardens, and tropical farmland. Next, view pretty `Opaeka`a Falls on the Wailua River before continuing to sunny Poipu Beach and your resort.

Meals included:

  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

Kauai

Day
8

Spend the day as you please! Take in refreshing ocean breezes from the beautiful white-sand beaches, immersing yourself in the heart of the island’s beauty. No activities have been scheduled today to give you time to relax and enjoy your oceanfront resort. Optional tours include helicopter flightseeing or a zipline adventure in the mountains.

Meals included:

  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

Kauai - Excursion to Waimea Canyon

Day
9

Drive to Waimea, once the Polynesian capital of Kauai and the site where Captain Cook landed in the islands in 1778. Sightseeing highlights include Waimea Canyon, the “Grand Canyon of the Pacific,” and Hanapepe Valley. A stop at the largest coffee plantation in Hawaii, Kauai Coffee Company, includes time at the visitor center, where you can learn about coffee production and the history of the Kauai Coffee Company. En route back to your hotel see Spouting horn the famous blowhole created from a lava tube. Spend your last evening on Kauai relaxing at the resort, exploring further, or indulging yourself in some souvenir shopping.

Meals included:

  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

Kauai - Maui

Day
10

A morning flight takes you to the “Valley Island” of Maui. Drive to the lush `Iao Valley to see the `Iao Needle, a spectacular volcanic spire. Visit Lahaina, then continue on to Ka`anapali, your home for the next three nights. The rest of the day is at leisure.

Meals included:

  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

Maui

Day
11

Activities abound and your Tour Director is on hand to help you plan your day. Enjoy a full free day to swim and sunbathe at the beach or hotel pool. Another choice is the “Road to Hana,” one of the world’s most impressive drives, with 54 bridges and numerous waterfalls. From mid-December to mid-April, a humpback whale-watching cruise is available.

Meals included:

  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

Maui - Excursion to Haleakala National Park

Day
12

The morning is dedicated to Haleakala National Park, site of the huge volcanic Haleakala Crater, known as the “House of the Sun.” In 1980, this native ecosystem of cinder cones and dense rainforest was designated an International Biosphere Reserve. There’s plenty of time in the afternoon to relax and enjoy your hotel’s facilities and beach.

Meals included:

  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

Maui - UK

Day
13

Your tour ends with breakfast this morning.

Transfer to the airport for your flight to the UK.

Meals included:

  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

Home landing in the UK

Day
14

No meals included

Things to note

Inter Island flights do not include a baggage fee. At time of publishing this charge is $25.00 per bag per flight and is charged locally.

Accommodation as stated or similar

This platinum tour is operated by our sister company Globus.

Hotels

Tour hotels will be as specified or alternatives of a similar standard.


  • Honolulu: Sheraton Waikiki (partial oceanview room) (2017) / Outrigger Waikiki Beach Resort (2018)
  • Kona: Sheraton Kona Resort & Spa at Keauhou Beach Resort (oceanfront room)
  • Kauai: Sheraton Kauai (garden view on ocean side room)
  • Maui: Sheraton Maui Resort and Spa

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