Diamond Head Crater Hike
 Tale of Two Palaces
 Waimea Waterfall and Circle island
 Natural Highlights of Oahu
 Valley of the Rainbows
 Pearl Harbor, Punchbowl Crater
 Downtown Historic Sights
 North Shore and Circle Island

Tour Description

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On this tour your first stop will be Hawaii's most famous location, Pearl Harbor. You will be shown a twenty- minute film about the attack on Dec. 07, 1941, then view a great collection of historic artifacts on display at the new Visitor Center. Next, you will be transported by a navy launch to the USS Arizona Memorial.

Throughout this adventure, your Oahu Nature Tour's professional guide will explain Pearl Harbor's geology, Hawaiian history, mythology, its native bird and plant species and unique marine life in a informative and educational scientific way no other tour company can equal.

After leaving Pearl Harbor your tour continues with a visit to Punchbowl, a 75,000 year old volcanic crater known in Hawaiian as "The Hill of Sacrifice".

Additional highlights on this tour include visiting the statue of King Kamehameha, and seeing Iolani Palace, the only royal palace in the United States and Kawaiahao Church, "the Westminster Abbey of Hawaii".

Length of Tour 6 hours
Actual walking distance: approximately 1/2 mile on paved roads
Trail rating/Difficulty: very easy
*Tours with this designation might still involve some physical activity such as walking on flat, paved roads.
Restrictions: None

Tour start time Tour start time will be scheduled to fit your clients’ itinerary,
taking into consideration the opening hours of the following visited attraction(s): *for this particular adventure it is recommended that the tour departures from Waikiki (or Ihilani) at 6:00AM in order to avoid the long lines at the Arizona Memorial.
  Visited Locations Open
  Pearl Harbor
closed on: New Year's Day, Thanksgiving, Christmas day
Daily 7:00am 5:00pm
  Punchbowl Crater
closed on: New Year's Day, Thanksgiving, Christmas day
Daily (7days) 8:00am 5:30pm

Recommended Timetable
*Departing from WAIKIKI
Start Activity Minutes Restrooms
  6:00 pickup clients and drive to Pearl Harbor 60 -
  7:00 watch a twenty- minute film presentation 30 yes
  7:30 tour the Visitor Center & take a boat ride to the Arizona Memorial 120 -
  9:30 drive to Punchbowl - view of inside crater 60 yes
  10:30 drive to Iolani Palace 30 -
  11:00 visit downtown sites 30 -
  11:30 drive back to Waikiki 30 -
  12:00 drop off at Waikiki - -

  We provide the following (per person):
Beverage: 1 bottle of spring water
Lunch: Optional, for an added cost    Menu options for this tour

Additional Items
To Bring/Wear By Guests:
- We recommend wearing comfortable walking shoes (tennis shoes).
- Guests should be advised to bring a rainponcho or rain jacket.
- Sun block or sunscreen is only recommended if you have a sensitive skin

- Please note these additional Pearl Harbor rules and restrictions:
1.) VALR asks you to wear respectful clothing
2.) and not to bring ANY bags or backpacks (only exceptions: medical conditions with ID, a bottle of water and a camera)

Pricing options: Guide only,          Guide+Transportation,         Guide+Transportation+Lunch 
Minimum Capacity: 10
Maximum Capacity: 200
Cancellation Policy: A minimum 72-hour advanced notice required for full refund.