Attend a traditional Hawaiian luau with sunset coastal views at Paradise Cove. Enjoy a welcome Mai Tai, then eat authentic Hawaiian food like fresh seafood, kalua pork and tropical fruit during this 5.5-hour experience. Watch the colorful sunset and enjoy entertainment from traditional Hawaiian musicians, hula dancers and fire twirlers. Three dining packages are available to customize your experience, and round-trip transportation from Waikiki hotels is available.
- 5.5-hour sunset dinner and show at Paradise Cove Luau
- Three Oahu luau packages to suit all tastes and budgets
- Welcome Mai Tai followed by Polynesian activities
- Extensive menu blending Hawaiian and continental cuisine
- Luau Paradise Cove Extravaganza
- Songs and dances from across Polynesia
- Pickup and drop off from selected Waikiki hotels
Recent Photos of This Tour
- DSC01203Photo by: Apoetess
USA, 06 2012
- Paradise CovePhoto by: gerald d
- Jaime JoshPhoto by: Bill D
- Paradise Ciove showPhoto by: Helen S
- Beautiful sunsetPhoto by: Martin J T
- Fire Dancer.Photo by: Phil
- Sunset at Paradise covePhoto by: Mary P
- dancing the hula on stagePhoto by: Mary P
- Crowd participationPhoto by: Erik
- The Luau up and closePhoto by: Erik
- The beginning of the LuauPhoto by: Erik
- Men of the Luau?Photo by: Erik
- Practice for the Luau eventPhoto by: Erik
- Paradise CovePhoto by: Erik
- Target PracticePhoto by: Erik
- LuauPhoto by: sparky
Australia, 09 2015
- Aloha from Nawlins Dawlins!Photo by: randolph M
- Torch dancerPhoto by: Michelle M
- The viewPhoto by: Michelle M
- The showPhoto by: Michelle M
What You Can Expect
Following evening pickup at your Waikiki hotel (if option selected), board a comfortable coach for short ride to the Paradise Cove Luau.
Step down from the coach and the friendly staff will greet you with a traditional Hawaiian lei and a tasty Mai Tai cocktail. Take in the views of downtown Honolulu, Pearl Harbor, Waikiki and Diamond Head as you find your table. Take some time to peruse the Hawaiian Village to see traditional arts, crafts and games.
After the delightful Shower of Flowers, participate in the Hukilau on the beach and learn the net fishing techniques of old Hawaii. Following the pageantry of the Royal Court Procession and imu (earth oven) ceremony, your evening continues with a sumptuous feast.
Feast on traditional Hawaiian dishes, typically roasted in an underground oven or imu. There are 3 dinner packages to choose from, perfect for all tastes and budgets. Please see Itinerary section below for a sample menu and full list of activities. After dinner, enjoy live music, songs and dancing from across Polynesia as you witness the Paradise Cove Extravaganza.
After the 3-hour evening of entertainment and dining, enjoy transportation back to your Waikiki hotel for drop-off (if option selected).
Arts and Crafts:
The arts and crafts of old Hawaii are as beautiful as they are intricate and complex. During your visit to Paradise Cove, be sure to visit the Hawaiian Village and take part in arts and crafts demonstrations. Learn how to make a traditional Hawaiian lei or leave with a slightly more permanent memory, temporary Polynesian tattoos.
In ancient Hawaii, games were created as a form of entertainment, but also to develop the skills of the warriors. At Paradise Cove you can take part in some of the more popular traditional Hawaiian games. To test your skills try 'O'o ihe (Spear throwing), 'Ulu maika (Rolling stone disks) and Moa pahe'e (Dart sliding).
Shower of Flowers:
Imagine standing on a beautiful white sand beach gently showered by fragrant island flowers. Witness skilled tree-climbers ascend the highest of palm trees and spread the aloha of the islands with a floral cascade, making this dream-like scene into an experience you will remember forever.
Hukilau on the Beach:
Paradise Cove keeps the traditions of old Hawaii alive with a nightly Hukilau on the beach. You are invited to participate in the ceremonial pulling of the fish nets to the rhythms of the conch shell and Hawaiian chant
At Hawaii's only Imu Amphitheater, take a seat to view the elaborate process of traditional cooking in the Hawaiian underground oven. In a ceremony following the practices and rituals of ancient times, you will see exactly how your delicious Hawaiian meal is prepared.
Paradise Cove Extravaganza:
With the most spectacular Hawaiian sunset as a backdrop, the Paradise Cove Main Stage explodes with the beauty and excitement of the traditional songs and dances of Hawaii and Polynesia. Award-winning dancers will entertain and amaze you with a performance that is as unforgettable as the perfect setting of Paradise Cove itself.
I doubt there is any better Luau in the island!! Don't miss it!!
It was very good
This tour was amazing!
This tour is definitely worth it.
they succeeded to impress! There was a little confusion on what time the bus was to pick us up, and we waited an extremely long time while on the bus at the second stop to pick up 3 tardy guests
The rest, staff, food, dancing , was amazing!
The paradise cove luau is a great night out. This was actually my second time in Hawaii and my second time at the Paradise cove Luau. Unfortunately on my first visit we were rained out so I was very glad that this time around the weather was perfect and I got to enjoy the whole experience.
This tour was amazing!
This tour was amazing!
What a great show, location and food! I had a great time!
Had a wonderful time. Good food and lots of it. Activities were fun and show was great.
The Paradise Cove Luau presentations were all very entertaining and the food as well as the little souvenirs being given for free were all very enticing to receive.