Southside Beaches & Honolulu City Tour

The South and Southeast of Oahu has some of the island’s most postcard-worthy sights. This 4-hour tour is the perfect way to experience those sights like a local. Stroll down the beach at Waimanalo—rated #1 in America—and explore the rugged Makapu’u Coast while stopping to watch whales in winter. See the sights where Hollywood films were shot and get inside tips from your local guide about popular places to shop & eat. Top it off with Hawaiian history and insider local secrets, and this half-day tour will definitely be a highlight of your vacation.

Quick Facts

Group Size: max 7 (Please call for bigger groups)
Duration: ~4 hours
Start: ~9am or ~2pm
End: ~1pm ~6pm
Stops: 12
Spots: more than 20
Pick up & Drop Off: Free at Waikiki Hotel

Tour Overview (*denotes stop)

  • Godzilla Movie Spot – Where Godzilla hit Waikiki
  • Moana Surfrider Hotel – First Hotel in Hawaii
  • Waikiki Beach – Where Surf Legends were born
  • Duke Kahanamoku Statue – Legendary Surfer & Swimmer
  • Exclusive Stop: World War I Memorial* – Salt Water Swim Stadium
  • Exclusive Stop: Secluded Beach in Waikiki* – Home of Hawaiian Monk Seals
  • Diamond Head Beach Lookout* – Whale Watching During Season
  • Hawaii Five-0 Movie Spots – Different Spots along our route
  • Most expensive Neighborhood on Oahu – Mansions & Japanese Mafia
  • Koko Head Lookout* – Diamond Head & Koko Head Crater View
  • Hanauma Bay – Great Snorkel Spot for Beginners
  • Eternity Beach* – Movie Spot Pirates of the Caribbean & From Here to Eternity
  • Halona Blowhole* – Volcanic Lava Tube Spouting Water
  • Sandy Beach Lookout* – Most Dangerous Beach in the USA
  • Makapu’u Lookout* – WWII Bunkers & Whale Watching During Season
  • Sea Life Park – Movie Spot 50 First Dates
  • Waimanalo Beach – Rated #1 Beach in the USA by Huffington Post
  • Pali Lookout* – Ancient Hawaiian History & Ghosts
  • Aloha Tower* – The Statue of Liberty of Hawaii
  • Iolani Palace* – Only Royal Palace in the US with a rich history
  • King Kamehameha Statue* – First King of all of Hawaii and famous spot of Hawaii Five-0 TV Show
  • Downtown Honolulu – Drive through the most important business district of Hawaii
  • Kaka’ako – Where a one bedroom apt. starts at $800,000
  • Ala Moana Shopping Mall – Biggest Outdoor Shopping Mall in the USA

Important Information

  • Tour Duration 9am-1pm or 2pm-6pm (Approximate timings)
  • Moderate walking, please wear comfortable shoes and dress weather appropriate
  • Routes and time may be modified or restricted due to circumstances beyond of the control of DanielsHawaii
  • Included: Expert Guide, Luxury Vehicle, Bottle of Water for every guest
  • Excluded: Gratuity, Custom Souvenir Video of Tour (Surcharge)

Transportation - Pick up & Drop off

** Waikiki:** Free
** North Shore & Westside**
** Honolulu**
** Harbor & Airport**
** Group Size:** 7 max (Please call us for bigger groups)
** Vehicle:** Spacious Luxury Van


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(Please let us know the preferred language at time of booking)