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Hawaiian Explorer

8 day Escorted Tour - from £2995 £2714

With flights from £3665

The soft sands of Waikiki Beach recede to tropical forests and the world’s largest volcano at Mount Haleakala on this relaxed exploration of Oahu, Hawaii and Maui.

Highlights:

  • Enjoy a guided tour of Kailua-Kona
  • Visit Pearl Harbor and the USS Arizona Memorial
  • Spot turtles on the black sands of Punalu’u Beach Park
  • Marvel at the baren landscapes created by Kilauea and Haleakala Volcanos
  • Relax by the pool or on one of Hawaii’s plentiful beaches
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Your Itinerary

Day 1 - Welcome to Honolulu, Oahu

Ease into the warm embrace of Hawaii’s Aloha spirit, donning a flower lei on arrival to kick-start your love affair with the Pacific islands. Explore the golden beaches of Waikiki before gathering for a Hawaiian-style welcome reception with your Travel Director and fellow travellers this evening.

Hotel: Aston Waikiki Beach Hotel
Meals: Dinner

Day 2 - Pearl Harbor, Oahu

Today you visit Pearl Harbor National Monument and the USS Arizona Memorial as well as the National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific. Also today in downtown Honolulu, see the Iolani Palace, King Kamehameha I Statue and State Capitol Building before spending the rest of the afternoon at leisure.

Hotel: Aston Waikiki Beach Hotel
Meals: Breakfast

Day 3 - Kailua Kona, Hawaii Island

Fly to the Big Island of Hawaii, embarking on an orientation tour of the lively seaside village of Kailua-Kona, once the tropical playground of Hawaiian royalty. Join a local specialist at a coffee plantation for an insider perspective into Kona’s coffee culture. Return to the coast and check into your ocean-side resort where you’ll meet another local specialist who will accompany you to the Manta Ray Learning Center. Gain insights into these graceful marine creatures before enjoying rich island flavours at the hotel’s Rays on the Bay.

Hotel: Sheraton Kona Resort & Spa
Meals: Breakfast and dinner

Day 4 - Kailua Kona, Hawaii Island

Wake to the sound of the sea and embrace your outdoor adventurer for an invigorating day at leisure to explore the natural wonderland of The Big Island on your own.

Hotel: Sheraton Kona Resort & Spa
Meals: Breakfast

Day 5 - Ka'anapali Beach, Maui

The fiery, fierce crust of Hawaii’s volcanic landscape beckons this morning, but not before a brief stop at the southernmost bakery in the United States for a malasada or two perhaps. You’ll then stop at Punalu’u Beach Park, famous for its black sand and Hawaiian green seat turtles which swim off the coast on the black sand to sun. Next you’ll visit the UNESCO-listed Hawaii Volcanoes National Park, visit Thurston Lava Tube and learn about the geology of the islands. Indulge in local Pacific flavours during lunch at a historic plantation. Board your flight to Maui this evening and check into your beachfront resort at Ka’anapali Beach.

Hotel: Hyatt Regency Maui Resort & Spa
Meals: Breakfast and lunch

Day 6 - Ka'anapali Beach, Maui

Your first full day in the Valley Isle sees you meet the conservation naturalists of the Maui Ocean Center, home to the world’s largest collection of live Pacific corals, Hawaiian green sea turtles, sharks and thousands of vibrant tropical fish. Visit a local, sustainable farm and enjoy lunch with wine and Hawaiian specialities made with the freshest local ingredients. As the sun sets over the Pacific, take a gentle stroll to nearby Whalers Village or venture into old town Lahaina to dine at one of the many restaurants.

Hotel: Hyatt Regency Maui Resort & Spa
Meals: Breakfast and lunch

Day 7 - Ka'anapali Beach, Maui

Indulge in a full day on your terms to do as little or as much as you want in paradise. Rise before dawn and journey up the summit of Haleakalā or live your passions, exploring art, culture and heritage in picturesque surrounds. Give yourself permission to connect with your surroundings without worrying about a thing. This evening, celebrate a soul-stirring encounter with Hawaii, joining your travel companions for a lively Luau and farewell dinner featuring tropical cocktails and the sounds of old Hawaii.

Hotel: Hyatt Regency Maui Resort and Spa
Meals: Breakfast and dinner

Day 8 - Farewell from Maui

For now it’s time to say a fond a hui hou… until we meet again. Take your transfer to Kahului Airport or consider extending your stay in Maui.

Meals: Breakfast

8 day Escorted Tour - from £2995 £2714

With flights from £3665

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All prices are per person, based on 2 sharing a twin room, and include meals where shown. Please call Freedom Destinations to confirm departure dates and availability. Seasonal variations may apply. Itineraries may vary for tours departing from 1 April 2022 onwards.

2021 Early Bird Discount: A 10% discount is available on selected 2021 tour departure dates. A deposit for the tour must be paid on booking and the balance paid by 15 February 2021 or 10 weeks before travel, whichever is earlier. Discount applies to the tour only. It does not apply to flights, extra nights accommodation, taxes, or other fees. Offer may be withdrawn at any time.

YOUR TOURING EXPERIENCE

Enjoy first class touring with the company of others. Our experienced guides will make sure you don’t miss a thing.

Your escorted tour includes:

  • Superb sightseeing and activities
  • Luxury air-conditioned travel
  • 7 nights hotel accommodation
  • 7 breakfasts, 2 lunches and 3 dinners
  • Expert Travel Director
  • Dedicated Wellbeing Director
  • Transfers and extra night options

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