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Big Island's Hawaii Grand Circle Island Tour

This Big Island circle tour hits all the highlights of the stunning Big Island of Hawaii.  While riding in a comfortable minibus, watch out the window as the landscape changes with every bend in the road, from tropical, misty valleys full of ferns to a barren, black lava coast. This Grand Circle island tour includes round-trip transport from Kona, with pickup and drop-off at your hotel.
  • Duration: 10 to 12 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 10 to 12 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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Hawaii Volcanoes National Park Adventure Tour from Hilo Harbor

Hawaii Volcanoes National Park is famous for its ever-flowing lava and the planet’s most massive active volcano. This tour journeys to top natural landmarks in and around the park. You’ll visit Rainbow Falls, Richardson black sand beach, Historic Banyan Drive, Liliuokalani Gardens, Hilo Bay Mauna Loa Macadamia Nut Factory, Akatsuka Orchid Nursery, and the active volcano of Kilauea. You will also have the opportunity to walk through a lava tube.
  • Duration: 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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Oahu Day Trip: Pearl Harbor and Oahu North Shore Tour From the Big Island

Discover Oahu during this 9-hour excursion to Pearl Harbor and the island's North Shore. Fly to Honolulu and take a chauffeured transfer to this historic World War II site. Then enjoy skip-the-line access to the USS Arizona Memorial and a guided tour, plus time for independent exploration. Spend part two of your day visiting Hawaiian heritage sites like the Statue of King Kamehameha I plus North Shore attractions like Pali Lookout and Waimea Bay. Inter-island flights, transfers, site entrance tickets, plus Honolulu and North Shore tour, are included.
  • Duration: 9 hours
  • Duration: 9 hours
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Best Of Oahu: Private Tour with Movie and Boat Tour USS Arizona Memorial

Stand out from the crowd with a private tour of Hawaii’s most popular tourist destination. Moving, powerful, and inspiring, this tour is for any guest who wants to experience Pearl Harbor—not just see it. The tour begins with a visit to the Pearl Harbor Visitor Center where you learn about the somber events that occurred on December 7th, 1941. Complimentary tickets to the Pearl Harbor documentary, with footage of the attack, are included. It’s a sobering experience. And this feeling only heightens when you board the USS Arizona Memorial, the final resting place of many of the Sailors who lost their lives in the attack on Pearl Harbor.Despite this tragedy, the island of Oahu continues to thrive. With this in mind, you’ll spend the last five hours of the tour exploring the incredible sites this island has to offer. Our knowledgeable guides can take you anywhere and our team is able to add-on any special places you may want to visit. This is a tour you won’t want to miss!
  • Duration: 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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Oahu Day Trip: Pearl Harbor Full Day Experience From Big Island

Relive history during this 8-hour excursion to Pearl Harbor from the Big Island. Fly to Honolulu Airport and take a chauffeured transfer to this historic World War II site. Once you arrive, enjoy skip-the-line access to the famous USS Arizona Memorial, access to Road to War Museum and the USS Missouri, a fully-narrated tour, time to explore on your own and much more. Before returning you’ll visit Honolulu history sites like Iolani Palace. Inter-island flights, transfers, site entrance tickets, plus the Honolulu history tour, are included.
  • Duration: 8 hours
  • Duration: 8 hours
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Kona Tour: Coffee Plantation, Kealakekua Bay, Kaloko-Honokohau Park, and Bee Farm

There’s much more to the Big Island of Hawaii than volcanoes, waterfalls and luaus, and on this informative tour of the South Kona region, you’ll learn the sacred history of this shoreline and sample the local honey and famous Kona coffee. With the help of a knowledgeable guide, you’ll visit petroglyphs, look for green sea turtles and visit sacred Hawaiian temples. Even better: you'll hear the legends, mythology and lore of ancient Hawaii through today. This tour is capped at 15 people, so you’re ensured a personalized experience.
  • Duration: 7 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 7 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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Hawai'i's Volcanoes National Park

Get the most of your time in Hilo by having a local driver get you to the most popular attractions on Hawai'i Island. Get all your questions answered and have a new friend by the end of the day.
  • Duration: 5 to 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 5 to 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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Kona Coast to Place of Refuge Small Group Shore Excursion & Tour

Explore Hawaii's unique past and present history, immerse yourself into a tropical paradise, enjoy scenic views and listen to entertaining stories from a professional tour guide.
  • Duration: 4 to 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 4 to 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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Majestic Waterfalls from Kona

Get to wet side of the big island with a local driver that inform you all along the way. Hilo will set you in the relaxing mode of its surroundings and take your breath away all at the same time.
  • Duration: 8 to 10 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 8 to 10 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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Best of Oahu: Pearl Harbor & Oahu Circle Island Tour from Waikiki

We’ve combined decades of experience as both travel experts and Oahu natives to curate a one-of-a-kind Oahu experience. Highlighting the island’s most exciting attractions, the Pearl Harbor & Oahu Circle Tour lets you see the best of Oahu in a single day.The day begins with a complimentary pick-up in bustling Waikiki, Honolulu’s iconic neighborhood. From there, our comfortable Mercedes Sprinter van will drive you to Oahu’s most popular destination, Pearl Harbor. Here you’ll visit the historic site of the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor which launched the United States into World War II. Equal parts solemn and inspiring, the visit offers a unique look at one of the darkest moments in American history. Our knowledgeable guides will then drive you around the entire island of Oahu, making sure that you see all of its top tourist attractions. The tour spotlights locations like the Dole Plantation, North Shore, and Nu’uanu Pali. It’s an entertaining and educational adventure.
  • Duration: 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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Kona History Tour, Place of Refuge, Coffee Plantation & Painted Church

Kailua-Kona is the capital of Hawaii’s Big Island and home to many historic and cultural sites. Take in some of the highlights on this tour, visiting three popular attractions. Enjoy a guided tour of the Greenwell Coffee Plantation including coffee tasting, visit the magnificent St Benedict’s Painted Church, and admire the scenery at the Place of Refuge (Pu'uhonua O Honaunau) National park.
  • Duration: 3 hours 30 minutes
  • Duration: 3 hours 30 minutes
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Intimate Kona History and Culture Tour from Kona South

Get a deeper experience of Kona than offered by most tours on this guided tour that focuses on the ancient capital's rich history and culture. Journey through the area while your guide shares tales from Hawaiian folklore and provides insight into religious practices and royal influences. See such landmarks as the Puuhonua O Honaunau archaeological complex, which includes temple platforms and royal fishponds, as well as Heiau temples and significant burial grounds that reveal the way the ancient Hawaiians lived.
  • Duration: 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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Oahu Day Trip: Battleship Tour Of Pearl Harbor From Big Island

Relive history during this 7-hour excursion to Pearl Harbor from the Big Island. Fly to Honolulu Airport and take a chauffeured transfer to this historic World War II site. Once you arrive, enjoy skip-the-line access to the famous USS Arizona Memorial and a fully-narrated tour, plus time to explore on your own. Before returning to the Big Island you’ll visit a variety of Hawaiian heritage sites like Iolani Palace and the Statue of King Kamehameha I. Inter-island flights, transfers, site entrance tickets, plus the Honolulu history tour, are included.
  • Duration: 7 hours
  • Duration: 7 hours
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Kona Shore Excursion: Kona Coffee Chocolate and Sea Turtle Small Group

Make the most of your time on shore on this small-group excursion that takes you to the most important Kona landmarks. Explore Kona's coffee farms, visit a chocolate factory, and soak up the scenery at the City of Refuge, Pu`uhonua O Hōnaunau National Historical Park and Kealakekua Bay. You can also include an optional snorkel at Turtle Beach or shopping on Alii Drive before returning to the ship.
  • Duration: 5 to 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 5 to 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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Hawaii Volcanoes National Park Tour - Starting at Visitor Center

As your guide we have had training from the geologists and Volcano Park staff to interpret the various sights you will see. We will take you to those hidden locations and show you some amazing sights within the Volcano Park. We provide a comfortable vehicle fully insured and licensed to operate within the Volcano National Park.If you are coming from Kona or Waikoloa you will have driven 2 hours to get to the Volcano Park. We give you a break from driving so you can enjoy the sights within the Park.Note: when you enter the Volcano Park you will pay your own entrance fee good for 7 days.
  • Duration: 3 to 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 3 to 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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Shore Excursion - Hawaii Volcano Tour

Volcano National Park* Home of the world's most active volcano Kilauea, lava tubes, volcanic carters and more, Visitor Center / Steam Vents / Kilauea Iki OverlookBig Island Candies Factory* A true taste of the islands and home of the world renown Chocolate Dipped Macadamia Nut Shortbread Cookie.
  • Duration: 4 hours 15 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 4 hours 15 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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Jungle Falls Bike Adventure

Lead by a certified guide you will be surrounded by green rolling pastures and lush botanical scenery, this once well traveled road takes us back in time as we make our way through old plantation villages. These historic “backroads” take you over bridges from the early 1900’s. We pass by communities built up and brought down with the industry, and become mesmerized by the abundance of greenery. All while taking in the sights of pristine streams and waterfalls that cascade down from conservation land on the slopes of Mauna Kea.
  • Duration: 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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Big Island Photo Tour: Hawaiian Sunset and Astrophotography

Capture astonishing landscapes through your camera lens on this photography tour of the Big Island. Depart in the afternoon for the Kohala Coast, with scenic photo stops at Lapakahi State Historical Park and Pololu Valley Lookout, to name a few. This guided adventure includes use of a tripod so you can focus on the enchanting sunset and twinkling stars of the night sky.
  • Duration: 9 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 9 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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Kona Submarine and Body Glove Historical Sunset Dinner Cruise

Atlantis Submarines Kona offers a journey aboard a 48-passenger submarine. Guests will discover an 18,000-year-old, 25-acre fringing coral reef, which boasts a vibrant ecosystem. Passengers view coral formations and tropical fish. Then travel back in time, when ancient, powerful Kings ruled the rugged and fertile land of the Hawaiian Islands. Body Glove's luxurious, three hour guided historical dinner cruise to Kealakekua Bay and Captain Cook’s monument will capture your imagination and reveal many secrets of the Big Island.Cruise 12 miles down the Kona Coast to Captain Cook’s monument while a local historian points out over 50 points of interest and historical sites. Upon arriving in Kealakekua Bay a Hawaiian style buffet dinner is served. Listen to live entertainment and watch the beautiful sunset on the way back. Includes one complimentary cocktail and cash bar thereafter.
  • Duration: 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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South Island Tour

Our flexibility and accommodating style set Anuenue Rainbow Tours apart. We tailor each tour to the desires of the group – where we go and how long we stay at any stop along the way is up to you. (We've listed only typical attractions and times spent at each; we happily accommodate what you want to do.) Your attentive tour guide will point out features along the way and delight you with her knowledge of local culture and history. Your guide is a 38-year resident of the island with a degree in Hawai'ian culture and history, a passion for sharing her love of the island, a great sense of adventure, and an abiding aloha spirit. Our air-conditioned Honda Odyssey comfortably accommodates 2 to 7 guests as we traverse the beautiful Island of Hawai’i and experience the sights, sounds and flavors of this incomparable tropical paradise. We are committed to delivering an excellent customer experience! PLEASE NOTE: Your $75 payment through Trip Advisor covers the 1st hour ONLY, as time is flexible.
  • Duration: 3 to 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 3 to 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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Volcanoes National Park - from Kona

Get the most out of your time in Hilo by having a local driver get you to the most popular attractions on Hawaii island. Get all your questions answered and have a new friend by the end of the day.
  • Duration: 8 to 10 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 8 to 10 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$229.99
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Circle Island Tour

Our flexibility and accommodating style set Anuenue Rainbow Tours apart. We tailor each tour to the desires of the group – where we go and how long we stay at any stop along the way is up to you. (We've listed only typical attractions and times spent at each; we happily accommodate what you want to do.) Your attentive tour guide will point out features along the way and delight you with her knowledge of local culture and history. Your guide is a 38-year resident of the island with a degree in Hawai'ian culture and history, a passion for sharing her love of the island, a great sense of adventure, and an abiding aloha spirit. Our air-conditioned Honda Odyssey comfortably accommodates 2 to 7 guests as we traverse the beautiful Island of Hawai’i and experience the sights, sounds and flavors of this incomparable tropical paradise. We are committed to delivering an excellent customer experience! PLEASE NOTE: Your $75 payment through Trip Advisor covers the 1st hour ONLY, as time is flexible.
  • Duration: 10 to 12 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 10 to 12 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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US$75.00
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Kohala Tour (North Island)

Our flexibility and accommodating style set Anuenue Rainbow Tours apart. We tailor each tour to the desires of the group – where we go and how long we stay at any stop along the way is up to you. (We've listed only typical attractions and times spent at each; we happily accommodate what you want to do.) Your attentive tour guide will point out features along the way and delight you with her knowledge of local culture and history. Your guide is a 38-year resident of the island with a degree in Hawai'ian culture and history, a passion for sharing her love of the island, a great sense of adventure, and an abiding aloha spirit. Our air-conditioned Honda Odyssey comfortably accommodates 2 to 7 guests as we traverse the beautiful Island of Hawai’i and experience the sights, sounds and flavors of this incomparable tropical paradise. We are committed to delivering an excellent customer experience! PLEASE NOTE: Your $75 payment through Trip Advisor covers the 1st hour ONLY, as time is flexible.
  • Duration: 4 to 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 4 to 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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