See the biggest tourist destinations on Oahu during this USS Missouri Tour with stops at the USS Arizona & Punchbowl National Cemetery. Round trip transportation and expert narration included on all of our tours. Leave the driving to us as you travel in comfort on our guided motor coach that will take you to Pearl Harbor, Arizona Memorial, Punchbowl National Cemetery, the USS Missouri and historic sights around Downtown Honolulu like the larger than life King Kamehameha statue and ‘Iolani Palace!
Our Pearl Harbor tour offers all of this and will leave you with an overwhelming sense of history and memories you can share for a lifetime.
Your Pearl Harbor Tour starts at the visitor center, where you will watch an excellent film about the surprise attack on Pearl Harbor. Browse through the informative displays and learn more about that day that changed the course of American history. Food areas and snack vendors are available so you will be able to grab a bite to eat.
USS Arizona Memorial
Travel aboard a US Navy Launch for the quick ride across the harbor to the Arizona Memorial, which is built over the sunken remains of the ship itself. You can browse the names of the Sailors and Marines who gave the ultimate sacrifice that day and pay your respects to all of the fallen heroes. This beautiful memorial honors those who perished that day and overwhelms you with a sense of loss and then lets the serenity of the ocean soothe you as the beauty is taken in.
USS Missouri Tour
The next destination is a one hour guided tour of the battleship known as the “Mighty Mo“. The last battleship built by the US Navy, as well as the site of the Japanese surrender of WWII. Walk the decks and admire the massive size of this historic ship, and stand on the spot of the signing of the treaty that ended World War II.
This informative and historic tour will allow you to spend approximately 4.5 hours at Pearl Harbor.
Honolulu City Tour and Punchbowl National Cemetery
Continuing on your tour, you will experience a fact-filled expertly narrated drive through the Punchbowl National Cemetery. Enjoy the expertly maintained grounds and see the Court of the Missing which includes the names of every American missing in WWII, Korean War, and Vietnam War. See the beautiful chapel and the mosaic map of the Pacific theater of operations during WWII.
As you continue your tour through historic downtown Honolulu view the 18 ft tall Statue of King Kamehameha located right across the street from the ‘Iolani Palace. Kawaiahao Church, the church of the monarchs, the first Christian church in Hawaii is also one of the attractions as well as the Mission Houses Museum. Also included is the State Library and Archives as well as Honolulu Hale (City Hall), enjoy these sites as your driver recounts the rich history of these Hawaiian Landmarks.
Complimentary hotel pick up and return provided from designated Waikiki hotels. Enter the name of your hotel at time of reservation. Please call our Reservations Department at 808-833-3000, 24 hours prior to tour to re-confirm your pick up time and place.
Depart: 6:30 AM Return: 2:30 PM