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Diamond Head State Monument, Hawaii

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Oahu: Oahu Ultimate Grand Circle Island Tour

1. Oahu: Oahu Ultimate Grand Circle Island Tour

Discover the best of the island of Oahu on a guided day tour from Honolulu. Enjoy beautiful scenery and views from locations such as the Diamond Head State Monument, the Kahala Scenic Route, Makapu'u Point, and Turtle Beach as you learn about local history. After meeting in central Honolulu, depart to your first stop of the day, the Diamond Head State Monument. Stroll through the famous East Honolulu neighborhood and enjoy a breathtaking sunrise view over Maunalua Bay. Travel along the Kahala Scenic Route, known for its large concentration of expensive real estate and beachfront properties, which include some of the most expensive in the entire state. Visit the Halona Blowholetake "postcard-worthy" photos to show off to your friends. Continue to Makapu'u Point and capture stunning images of Rabbit Island's crater and cliffs. Experience firsthand why many famous movies were filmed at this location. Drive along Kauai's windward coast, from Waimanalo onward to Kualoa. Right before heading to Kualoa's Mac Nut Farm, stop for shave ice and ice cream. Try some free coffee samples, mac nuts, and take a picture in front of the Kamehameha Statue. Visit the appropriately named Turtle Beach on the North Shore and spot Green Hawaiian Sea Turtles. Enjoy some free time for swimming or sunbathing and this beautiful beach. Then, visit vintage farms and the surfer town of Hale'iwa as you learn about Hawaii's surfing culture and big wave competitions. Next, learn about Hawaiian pineapples at the Dole Plantation. Wander through the largest pineapple maze here, and you can find gifts for your loved ones. Finally, stop at the Green World Coffee Farm where you can enjoy samples of coffee and tea to sip while perusing the storefront. Afterward, relax on the journey back to Honolulu.

Oahu: Premium Waikiki Sunset Party Cruise with Live DJ

2. Oahu: Premium Waikiki Sunset Party Cruise with Live DJ

Board a modern boat at the Kewalo Basin Boat Harbor to begin your journey into the sunset. After a safety briefing and a group toast, you can explore the boat's two decks, wraparound seating, and Titanic-style front bow. Alcoholic drinks are available to purchase onboard and IDs will be checked prior to boarding. Take in the beauty of the iconic Diamond Head State Monument at the golden hour. Watch surfers glide along coastal waves and keep your eyes peeled for sightings of sea turtles, dolphins, and humpback whales. After the sun dips below the horizon, the boat lights up in a vibrant purple hue with twinkling lights overhead. A live DJ will entertain you with contemporary beats over the surround-sound speakers as you dance to the onboard light show. The unique Honolulu skyline will glitter for you in the warm twilight breeze. Finally, head back to the harbor where you will do one last group cheers with your new ohana.

Oahu: Private Catamaran Sunset Cruise with A Guide

3. Oahu: Private Catamaran Sunset Cruise with A Guide

Discover Oahu with a guide on a private catamaran sunset cruise. Head to Diamond Head to spot marine wildlife and cruise past Waikiki. Jump into the turquoise waters to swim or snorkel with the gear provided or relax in the cabin with your own music playing via the onboard Bluetooth sound system. Depart from Kewalo Basin Harbor and make your way up the coastline to the iconic Diamond Head. Take your time and stop along the way if you spot any sea turtles, spinner dolphins, or whales (January to March). Marvel at these sea animals in their natural habitat. Move onward to take in striking views of the deep blue ocean and the lush south coast of the island. Once at the top of the route, discover a calm anchorage to relax at. Dive into the water to snorkel and swim or just dip your toes in the water as you soak in this relaxing end to the day. Best of all, make the most of your private charter by playing your own music on the catamaran's speakers and bring any drinks and food you would like to enjoy during your time at sea. Learn about the island's history and culture from your local guides as they share their knowledge, passion, and skill en route. Head back to the harbor as you watch the sun set in the sea.

Honolulu: Private Luxury Yacht Cruise with Guide

4. Honolulu: Private Luxury Yacht Cruise with Guide

The tropical sunrise or sunset is one of life’s true joys when seen offshore, at sea, on your own private cruise. Enjoy the scenery with your family and friends. We limit cruises to only your group of six or less. You have the yacht all to yourselves. We start out of Kewalo Harbor, a marina just few minutes away from famous Waikiki. You will enjoy cruising with spectacular views of Waikiki, Diamond Head, and Honolulu’s city lights along the Oahu south shore. After a boat ride we will anchor off Waikiki Beach and go for a swim/snorkel. You can enjoy our complimentary snacks and drinks on the spacious deck while viewing the brilliant colors of sunrise or sunset.

Enjoy Private Professional Photo Tour in Honolulu Island

5. Enjoy Private Professional Photo Tour in Honolulu Island

Enjoy Waikiki, Waikiki, Honolulu,. Diamond Head State Monument, Waialae Beach Park, 4925 Kahala Ave. Hanauma Bay Nature Preserve, Honolulu. Halona Blowhole, Kalanianole Highway. Sandy Beach Park, 8801 Kalanianaole Hwy. Tropical Farms (The Macadamia Nut Farm Outlet). Byodo-In Temple. Kualoa Regional Park. Polynesian Cultural Center. Oahu's North Shore. 64-1550 Kamehameha Hwy Dole Plantation. Sunset Beach, Sunset Beach. Oahu's North Shore. Green World Coffee Farms. Enjoy the place and Explore the beauty scene ,Professional photography.

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What people are saying about Diamond Head State Monument, Hawaii

Overall rating

4.8 / 5

based on 76 reviews

Dirk was very knowledgeable about the entire trip. He made the trip worthwhile and the entire bus enjoyed being with him. Highly recommend doing this tour

The trip was amazing. Our tour guide Paul was very knowledgeable. It was fun getting to know some of the history about the island.

Henry our guide was great, funny and very knowledgable! Tour was good value, lunch very good and a great way to see the island!

It was an awesome experience, great music & just enough time & the fireworks were a bonus!

The tour was great. Our tour guide Fuji was fun and knowledgeable. We had a great day!