Hawaii Adventure – Oahu & Kauai
8 days with G Adventures Rating:
Day 1 Waikiki
Arrive at any time.
Aloha! Welcome to Hawaii. There are no planned activities today, so check into the hotel and spend some time exploring Waikiki. In the evening, join the group for a welcome meeting with the CEO.
Day 2 Oahu
Explore the island on a tour of Oahu's highlights. Dive in to your Hawaiian adventure with a tour of some of it's most iconic sights. Explore the sandy beaches of Oahu's North Shore, and keep your eyes peeled for some of the planet's best surfers as they converge here for the most epic waves imaginable. Continue along the coast as we stop at various lookouts and food trucks, for the ultimate North Shore experience.
Day 3 Kualoa Ranch
Start your day with a tour of the lush Kualoa Ranch Nature Reserve, famously the set of many of Hollywood's biggest blockbusters. After an exciting tour of filming locations, cool off in the crystal blue waters of the Secret Island Beach, complete with paddleboards, kayaks and relaxing beach hammocks. Cap off another perfect day with a sunset sail off Waikiki beach, as the gold and orange skies soar over paradise.
Day 4 Waikiki
Oahu is packed full of things to see and do on this free day. With free time, opt to take a day trip to Pearl Harbor, go for a swim at the stunning Hanauma Bay, hike to the top of Diamond Head, take a surf lesson or just hang loose on the beach Hawaiian-style!
Day 5 Waikiki/Kapa‘a
Hop on a short flight to the island of Kauai and transfer to the quaint town of Kapa'a. Kauai is a nature lovers dream – with stunning mountains that crash into the sea, majestic waterfalls, big swells, red-rock canyons, and some of the most beautiful beaches on the planet. Get the adrenaline pumping with a variety of adventure activities, or take it easy with some well-deserved r&r; Kauai has something for everyone.
Day 6 Waimea Canyon
Depart early for a day trip to Waimea Canyon, one of the most iconic areas of Kauai – the rugged valley and colossal cliffs are a sight to behold. On a clear day, look down into Kalalau Valley and the Na Pali Coast to see one of the most remote places on the island. Coined the "Grand Canyon of the Pacific", Waimea Canyon, is ten-miles long and 3600 feet deep. Hike along it's winding rim and visit several lookout points to take in the vast beauty of the area. On the way back to the hotel, enjoy a stop at a local favorite spot.
Day 7 Kapa‘a
Join the locals and hop on a bus for a free day to explore Kauai's North Shore town of Hanalei. Enjoy the slower pace of this town only accessible by a single lane bridge. Swim, shop, bodysurf, or chill out on the beach. Opt to rent a surfboard, kayak or paddleboard for fun in the waters Hanalei Bay or Hanalei River. Enjoy free time on the Garden Island with Bali Hai as the backdrop. Spend as much or as little time as you like.
Day 8 Kapa‘a
Depart at any time.
All This Included
Hawaii’s good for way more than just sitting on a beach. There’s natural beauty, welcoming locals, and, of course, world-famous waves to see. This one-week tour covers the best of Oahu and Kauai, combining included activities at must-see spots with free time to explore. You’ll see Hawaii’s cosmopolitan side in Honolulu’s beachfront neighbourhood of Waikiki, along with a quiet side of the islands in picturesque towns like Kapa'a. Despite the archipelago’s small size, you'll never run out of things to do or see. Aloha!
Hotels (7 nights)
Kapa‘a, United States: Hilton Garden Inn Kauai (or similar)
Waikiki, United States: Ramada Plaza Waikiki (or similar)
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