9 day sample itinerary

Hawaii Island Hop - Oahu, Kauai and Maui Multi Centre

Say Aloha to Hawaii

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Hawaii, known as the Aloha state, is made up of 8 main islands all offering beautiful beaches, crystal clear waters and picture perfect views. Each of the islands have their own distinct personality with so much to see and do, so why not enjoy an Island hopping trip and experience their unique charms yourself? This suggested 9 day adventure takes in Oahu, Kauai, and Maui.

Starting off on the popular island of Oahu, famous for the capital city of Honolulu with the world famous Waikiki beach where surfers ride the waves, you then travel on to Kauai, known as the Garden Isle and for its multitude of activities to choose from such as zip lining and Kayaking. Lastly hop on over to Maui, with its lush vegitation, tropical rainforests and the Haleakala Crater, why not hire a car and set of in search for waterfalls or to spot migrating whales? The possibilites, along with the sights, sounds and adventures are endless.

Our Experts Recommend:
  • Watch the migration of humpback whales in Maui
  • Kauai is known as the Garden Isle or Island of Discovery
  • Covered in lush vegetation, waterfalls and rainforests
  • Oahu is probably the most well known of all the Hawaiian Islands
  • Home to famous Waikiki Beach, with colourful tropical flowers, swaying palm trees and sparkling waters

Sample Itinerary Summary

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Duration
9 days
Destination Breakdown
  • Oahu

    Itinerary Highlights

    • Visit the Pearl Harbor memorial
    • Learn to surf on Waikiki Beach
    • Explore the amazing Kualoa Ranch
    • Enjoy a traditional Polynesian show
  • Kauai

    Itinerary Highlights

    • Kayak along the Wailua River
    • Hike to Waimea Canyon
    • Explore lush Rainforests and discover hidden waterfalls
    • Take part in a Movie Adventure Tour
  • Maui

    Itinerary Highlights

    • Hire a car and drive the scenic road to Hana
    • Take part in a whale watching excursion
    • Soar over the Island in a helicopter excursion
    • Watch the sunrise at Haleakala summit
Oahu

Oahu, famed for the capital city of Honolulu and the Pearl Harbor memorial is the perfect way to introduce yourself to the Hawaiian Islands. Relax in the laid back vibe that the locals provide as you indulge in the sights, sounds and tastes available to you. For the more adventurous a surfing lesson awaits, or hike up to Diamond Head for the amzing views that this famous headland provides.

Kauai

Serving as the backdrop for many movies, the dramatic landscapes of Kauai offer endless adventures and escapes. You will certainly want to make the most of your time on the island and the Kauai is home to a variety of activites. The fourth largest of the Hawaiian islands with many parts only accessible by sea or air, Kauai certanly is an unspoiled wilderness.

Maui

Just a short flight from Kauai is Maui, named after the famous demi god. The island offers 30 miles of golden sun kissed beaches, twisty turning scenic roads that hug the coast and dramatic volcanic peaks from where you can relax to watch the sun rise or set. With many fantstic hotels to choose from you are sure to find one that ticks all the boxes for your last stop in Hawaii.

Excursion

Maui Dream Helicopter Tour

Maui Dream flies a complete circle over Maui, giving intimate views of the Haleakala Volcano’s crater, as well as the Hana Rainforest, West Maui Mountains and Ieo Valley State Park. Witness, beaches, coastline, rain forests and waterfalls all in one magic flight. Soar into the sky and see Maui from a unique vantage point; a trip to remember! 

Duration approximately 60-70 minutes

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North shore Oahu

Excursion

Oahu Grand Circle Island Tour

Spend a day seeing the best of Oahu including Diamond Head, Halona blow hole, Makapu’u lookout, Byodo-In temple, north shore, Dole Plantation, Kahala and much much more.

Approximate pick up time 7.30-7.50am. Approximate return time 5pm.

 

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Excursion

Pearl Harbor, Arizona Memorial and Punchbowl

Experience the history of Pearl Harbor and the highlights of the city of Honolulu on this fascinating tour.  You'll first visit the Pearl Harbor Visitor Center and see a film presentation of the 1941 attack on Pearl Harbor and browse the exhibits.  Then board the Navy Launch for a short ride to the Arizona Memorial which is built over the sunken remains fo the USS Arizona.

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Waikiki Oahu

Museum / gallery

Polynesian Cultural Center

While a holiday in Hawaii may involve plenty of beach, don't miss out on some of the culture the islands have to offer. Hawaii's most authentic luau and Polynesian show is at Oahu's Polynesian Cultural Center. Explore the island villages dotted along the grounds of the centre to learn about the islands of Hawaii and the South Pacific.

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