On this Kauai to Oahu sightseeing adventure tour your round-trip airfare and admissions to some of the most notable tourist attractions on Oahu are all included!
Book Today to see Pearl Harbor & visit the Battleship Missouri as well as the Arizona Memorial. Your guided motor coach tour also takes you through Downtown Honolulu and on a drive through Punchbowl National Memorial Cemetery.
Let our experienced and knowledgeable guides inform you about all the history and legacy of all you see.
Visit Pearl Harbor, the Arizona Memorial, the Battleship Missouri, take a Honolulu city tour and a drive through Punchbowl National Cemetery. This memorable, informative tour will leave you with a deeper insight into these pieces of American history.
Your Pearl Harbor Adventure begins at the visitor center. Watch an excellent film documenting the attack on Pearl Harbor including actual footage from that fateful day. Spend time browsing through informative displays and learn more about the events that took place here and launched the U.S. Into WWII so many decades ago. There are snack areas and food vendors where you can grab a bite to eat and recharge for the rest of your sightseeing tour.
USS Arizona Memorial
Continuing on your journey you will board a US Navy launch for the short ride to the memorial itself, built right over the sunken remains of the ship itself. Enter the USS Arizona Memorial and spend time exploring the remains of the ship below you, and take note of the “Black Tears”, created as the oil still leaks from the wreckage. You can read the names of all 1,177 sailors and marines who were killed on December 7, 1941. Your admissions are all included in your tour price!
Your next stop is a one-hour guided tour of the USS Missouri, the last battleship built by the US Navy, in 1944. Affectionately referred to as the “Mighty Mo” and the site of the Japanese surrender on September 2, 1945. Walk the decks and stand on the exact spot where Japan surrendered, effectively ending World War II.
In all, you’ll spend approximately 4.5 hours at Pearl Harbor.
City tour and Punchbowl National Cemetery
As we continue our tour, experience a fact-filled, narrated driving tour of Downtown Honolulu. You will enjoy a serene drive through Punchbowl National Cemetery, also known as National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific. The beauty of this landmark is not to be overstated as you will discover the cemetery’s meticulously landscaped acres, and see the Courts of the Missing, the chapel and the finely detailed mosaic maps of the Pacific theaters of action in World War II.
Other amazing Hawaiian sites on this tour include the impressive I`olani Palace, the only royal palace on American soil. You’ll also see Kawaiahao Church (the church of Hawaiian monarchs), the State Library and Archives, the 18 foot tall statue of King Kamehameha, Honolulu Hale (city hall) and the quaint Mission Houses. With the expert narration provided by your driver this tour will delight and inform you with the rich history of Hawaii and these Honolulu landmarks.
This tour departs Lihue Airport. Please meet our airport representative at approximately 7:30 AM. Flight schedules change frequently please phone our Kauai office at 808-246-0122, 24 hours prior to tour, to confirm pick up time and place.
Depart: 7:30am Return: 8:30pm
Pick up Information
This tour departs Lihue Airport. Please meet our airport representative at approximately 7:30 am. Flight schedules change frequently please phone our Kauai office at 808-246-0122, 24 hours prior to tour, to confirm pick up time and place.
The US Department of the Interior has declared a, “no bags” policy at the Arizona Memorial and Visitor Center. Passengers may not carry any concealing items. This includes purses, handbags, backpacks, diaper bags, etc. Bag storage is available at the entrance to the Visitor Center for a $4 fee per bag fee. Small cameras are permitted. Allowable vital items may be placed in your pockets. Do not leave any valuables on the coach. This tour does not operate on Christmas, New Year’s Day or Thanksgiving. This tour does not operate Christmas, New Year’s Day or Thanksgiving.
“Due to ceremonies on December 7th each year, the park is closed to commercial vehicles and we do not operate our normal tours to the USS Arizona Memorial on that date. Also, on rare occasions, and due to external factors outside of our control (including inclement weather and/or shortages of boat launch tickets), there is the possibility of not being able to visit the Arizona Memorial during your visit. You will still be able to visit the many Arizona exhibits and visitor’s center, the USS Bowfin and other monuments at the park.”
NEW Pearl Harbor Virtual Reality Center
Add it to your Pearl Harbor Tour at checkout for just $4.95!
The brand new Pearl Harbor Virtual Reality Center adjacent to the Visitor Center includes the use of a quality VR player and features three unique Virtual Reality tours you will not want to miss! 1) Walk the Decks of the Arizona Battleship before the day of infamy on December 7, 1941 2) The attack on Battleship Row and 3) Tour of the USS Arizona Memorial. Admission to the Virtual Reality Center is just $4.95. Your tour driver will issue you a Virtual Reality Tour Coupon for each admission purchased and will allot 20-30 minutes before or after your Arizona Memorial Tour to visit the Virtual Reality Center.