Best of the Hawaiian Islands

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Best of the Hawaiian Islands (EW)
10 Day Tour from Honolulu to Maui

It’s hard to believe that a destination so remote, so exotic and so magnificent could be part of the United States. But Hawaii is all of that, and so much more. When you picture a perfect paradise in your imagination, chances are it looks a lot like Hawaii. Its waters so blue, they seem other-worldly. Its beaches pristine, you feel as if you could be the first human who ever stepped foot onto the smooth glimmering sand. Its forests so lush, they shine like newly cut emerald. Its sunsets so brilliant, the sky seems ablaze with fire. Its volcanoes so imposing, you can only stand back and stare in awe at the wonders nature.

People who have traveled to Hawaii save a piece of it in their hearts. Honeymooners cherish the golden days of unbridled romance. Families treasure the days of welcoming bliss under a shining sun. Adventurers thrill at the thought of catching the perfect wave. With extraordinary natural beauty, fascinating culture, rich history and endless activities, Hawaii can be all things to all people – or something unforgettable just for you.

 

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    All about the Best of the Hawaiian Islands.

    Globus-Journeys
    Hawaii Grand Vacation
    Type of Tour: Escorted
    This Tour is Rated: 4-Stars
    This Tour Visits Multiple Destination: Yes
    This Tour is Best For: Groups, Single adults & Couples
    This Tour is All-Inclusive: No
    This Tour is Family Friendly: No
    This Tour is for Adults-only: No
    This Tour is Green-Certified: Yes
    This Tour Offers a Spa & Wellness Program: Yes, At resorts only.

    Destinations

    HONOLULU
    Traditional lei greeting; guided sightseeing; visit Pearl Harbor and USS Arizona Memorial & Museum

    KONA
    Visit Hawaii Volcanoes National Park, Globus Local FavoriteGlobus Local Favorite Punalu’u Bake Shop, and Globus Local FavoriteGlobus Local Favorite Kona Coffee Living History Farm; luau and Polynesian show

    MAUI
    Visit `Iao Valley, Lahaina

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    Whether you’re snorkeling in Hawaii’s tranquil waters, admiring the spectacular beauty of Kauai, or just relaxing on the warm sands of Waikiki Beach, no one brings out Hawaii’s best like Globus. From Pearl Harbor’s famous Battleship Row to a festive luau with authentic Polynesian dancing, Hawaii’s allure to vacationers is powerful indeed and on this Hawaii tour, you’ll visit Oahu, the Big Island of Hawaii, Kauai, and Maui—along with their most famous attractions.

    Feel the sand in your feet as the ocean waves roll over them, and marvel at the black-sand beaches on Hawaii’s Big Island. Watch the surfers attempt to master the waves in Waikiki Beach. Be mesmerized by the pineapple and sugar cane fields, and thoroughly savor Kona coffee, some of the best coffee in the world! Revitalize your spirit at Kauai’s Waimea Canyon, the “Grand Canyon of the Pacific;” Maui’s Haleakala National Park, with its volcanic landscapes and sub-tropical rainforest; and Hawaii Volcanoes National Park, where you’ll learn about this active volcano.

    On this Hawaii tour, Globus has also arranged some out-of-the-ordinary experiences for you. In Kona, sample the famous Hawaiian sweetbread at a Punalu’u Bake Shop. Coffee fans will enjoy visiting the Kona Coffee Living History Farm, where you’ll learn about Kona’s coffee industry, and Kauai Coffee Company, Hawaii’s largest coffee plantation.

    All of this and more await you in the tropical paradise of the Hawaiian Islands. So let Globus handle all the details on this Hawaii tour while you relax, capture photos, savor the food, and enjoy yourself on this amazing vacation!

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    The tour package inclusions and exclusions at a glance
    What is included in this tour?Items that are included in the cost of tour price.

    INCLUDED FEATURES

    HONOLULU
    Traditional lei greeting; guided sightseeing; visit Pearl Harbor and USS Arizona Memorial & Museum
    KONA
    Visit Hawaii Volcanoes National Park, Jaggar Museum, [LF] Punalu’u Bake Shop, and [LF] Kona Coffee Living History Farm; luau and Polynesian show
    MAUI
    Visit `Iao Valley, Lahaina

    INSIDE VISITS

    Inside visits and special features are shown in the description, including admission charges when applicable.

    STANDARD INCLUDED FEATURES

    Your package also includes transportation, hotels, and other standard included features offered.

    What is not included in this tour?Items that are not included in the cost of tour price.

    Dates & Prices do not include air travel.

    Participation in this vacation requires purchase of the following flights from Globus, not included in pricing: (1) roundtrip air from your U.S. gateway and intra-vacation air segments; or (2) intra-vacation air segments only, starting at $304. Required intra-vacation air segments are: Honolulu/Hilo; Kona/Kahului. Air prices were effective on June 5, 2019 and their availability is limited. At the time you purchase your tour, air prices may be higher.

    Supplement to upgrade to oceanfront rooms in Honolulu, Kona, and Maui: $530.

    Prices are per person, based on double room occupancy.

    Gratuities for Tour Director and driver are available for pre-purchase.

    Single Room Supplement:
    $1,300 to $1,405; oceanfront rooms in Honolulu, Kona, and Maui $1,765 to $1,870

    Triple Room Reduction per person:
    $100 to $110; oceanfront rooms in Honolulu, Kona, and Maui $230 to $240

    Extra Nights per person in Honolulu (City View):
    January-November (2020): in single room $278; in twin room $144; in triple room $129
    January-March (2021): in single room $298; in twin room $155; in triple room $138

    Extra Nights per person in Honolulu (oceanfront):
    January-November (2020): in single room $437; in twin room $224; in triple room $182
    January-March (2021): in single room $471; in twin room $241; in triple room $196

    Extra Nights per person in Maui (partial oceanview):
    January-November (2020): in single room $384; in twin room $213; in triple room $186
    January-March (2021): in single room $410; in twin room $226; in triple room $198

    Extra Nights per person in Maui (oceanfront):
    January-November (2020): in single room $441; in twin room $242; in triple room $205
    January-March (2021): in single room $472; in twin room $257; in triple room $218

    2021 prices and itineraries are subject to change. Details will be available in June 2020.

    1. Day 1 ARRIVE IN HONOLULU

      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.

    2. Day 2 HONOLULU. EXCURSION TO PEARL HARBOR

      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.
      (Breakfast & Dinner)

    3. Day 3 HONOLULU

      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.
      (Breakfast)

    4. Day 4 HONOLULU–HILO–HAWAII VOLCANOES NATIONAL PARK–KONA

      Board a morning flight to the “Big Island” of Hawaii. Upon arrival in Hilo on the east coast, drive to HAWAII VOLCANOES NATIONAL PARK. 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 Globus Local Favorite-Globus Local Favorite 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.
      (Breakfast & Lunch)

    5. Day 5 KONA

      This morning, visit the Globus Local Favorite-Globus Local Favorite KONA 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.
      (Breakfast & Dinner)

    6. Day 6 KONA

      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.
      (Breakfast)

    7. Day 7 KONA–MAUI

      A morning flight takes you to Kahului on 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 balance of the day is at leisure.
      (Breakfast & Dinner)

    8. Day 8 MAUI

      Enjoy a free day in Maui. Perhaps take an optional excursion 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. Another choice is the “Road to Hana,” one of the world’s most impressive drives, with 54 bridges and numerous waterfalls. There’s plenty of time in the afternoon to relax and enjoy your hotel’s facilities and beach.
      (Breakfast)

    9. Day 9 MAUI

      Today enjoy an included CRUISE. From mid-November to mid-April, take a cruise to search for the humpback whales that populate the waters. The remainder of the year features a cruise on the Reef Dancer, a semi-submarine that features an underwater viewing cabin where you can observe marine life and the beautiful coral reef. From the deck of the boat, enjoy beautiful views of Lahaina. This evening, your Tour Director hosts a special farewell dinner. Wonderful conversation and cuisine make the perfect finale to a memorable Hawaiian vacation!
      (Breakfast & Dinner)

    10. Day 10 MAUI. RETURN HOME

      Your tour ends with breakfast this morning.
      (Breakfast)

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    Where You'll Stay

    Honolulu
    Outrigger Waikiki Beach Resort
    Outrigger Waikiki Beach Resort 2335 Kalakaua Ave, Honolulu, HI United States
    The award winning Outrigger Waikiki Beach Resort offers a wide range of amenities and activities just steps away from Waikiki Beach. The resort features multiple restaurants, outdoor pool and premium lounge chairs, Duke’s Waikiki beachfront bar, surfing lessons, and beach services.

    Hawaii
    Sheraton Kona Resort and Spa at Keauhou Bay
    Sheraton Kona Resort and Spa at Keauhou Bay 78-128 Ehukai St, Kailua, Kona, HI United States
    Located in tropical Kona, the Sheraton Keauhou Bay Resort & Spa is a full-service resort convenient to shopping, activities, nightlife, and entertainment. Guestrooms include coffee makers, irons/ironing boards, hairdryers, cable TV, and Sheraton Sweet Sleeper Bed.

    Maui
    Sheraton Maui Resort & Spa
    Sheraton Maui Resort & Spa 2605 Kaanapali Parkway, Lahaina, Maui, HI United States
    The Sheraton Maui Resort reflects a truly Hawaiian ambiance. Its 510 rooms are nestled at historic Black Rock, the island’s premier snorkeling location. The Sheraton Maui Resort features a 142-yard freshwater swimming lagoon, three night-lit tennis courts, a salon, day spa, and beachfront catamaran sails. Rooms feature private balcony, air-conditioning, wide-screen plasma TV with movie channels, coffee maker, in-room safe, refrigerator, Internet access, iron/ ironing board, and hairdryer.