Have you ever wanted to explore the beauty of Hawaii’s neighbor islands but didn’t have enough time? Well, Polynesian Adventure Tours has got you covered with their one-day neighbor island trip from the Big Island to Oahu. On this incredible journey, you’ll get to experience the historic sites of Pearl Harbor, including the Arizona Memorial, USS Bowfin submarine, USS Missouri battleship, and Pacific Aviation Museum.
Imagine browsing exhibits from World War II, watching a documentary about the Pearl Harbor attack, and paying tribute to the USS Arizona on a Navy shuttle boat. The adventure doesn’t stop there! You’ll also have the opportunity to explore the USS Bowfin submarine and the Pacific Aviation Museum. And to top it all off, you’ll be standing on the deck of the USS Missouri battleship, famously known as the “Mighty Mo”.
But wait, there’s more! This tour includes narration by an expert tour guide, roundtrip airfare from Kona to Honolulu, and lunch at the Pearl Harbor Aviation Museum’s Hangar Café. Just keep in mind that there are restrictions and special instructions due to airline requirements and strict security measures at Pearl Harbor.
At CheapHawaiian Activities and Tours, we pride ourselves on being the best tour provider in Hawaii. What sets us apart is our unbeatable value, extensive selection of activities and tours, experienced guides, small group advantage, commitment to customer satisfaction, emphasis on safety, local insights, and eco-friendly practices. Join us for an unparalleled adventure in paradise and let us show you why we are the top choice for your dream vacation in Hawaii!
Polynesian Adventure Tours: One-Day Neighbor Island Trip from Big Island to Oahu
Polynesian Adventure Tours offers a one-day neighbor island trip from the Big Island to Oahu. This tour is perfect for those who want to explore the iconic Pearl Harbor and its surrounding attractions in a single day. With a well-planned itinerary and expert narration, guests can immerse themselves in the history and significance of this historic site.
Overview of the Tour
The tour begins with a visit to the Pearl Harbor Visitors Center, where guests can browse exhibits from World War II and watch a documentary about the Pearl Harbor attack. This serves as an introduction to the historical context of the tour and sets the stage for the rest of the day’s activities.
Stops at Pearl Harbor Visitors Center, Arizona Memorial, USS Bowfin submarine, USS Missouri battleship, and Pacific Aviation Museum
After the Visitors Center, guests board a Navy shuttle boat that takes them to the Arizona Memorial. This iconic memorial pays tribute to the USS Arizona, which was sunk during the Pearl Harbor attack and serves as the final resting place for many of its crew members. Visitors have the opportunity to pay their respects and reflect on the sacrifices made during this pivotal moment in history.
Next, the tour continues to the USS Bowfin submarine, where guests can explore the narrow corridors and cramped living quarters of this historic vessel. The USS Bowfin played a crucial role in World War II and offers a unique glimpse into the life of submariners during that time.
The Pacific Aviation Museum is the next stop on the tour. This museum houses a collection of vintage aircraft and exhibits that showcase the evolution of aviation in the Pacific. From early biplanes to modern fighter jets, guests can learn about the history of aviation and its significance in the Pacific region.
The experience culminates on the deck of the USS Missouri battleship, affectionately known as the “Mighty Mo.” This imposing vessel played a vital role in World War II, hosting the signing of the Japanese surrender documents in 1945. Guests can walk in the footsteps of history on the deck of this battleship and imagine what it was like to be a sailor during this momentous occasion.
Expert Narration throughout the Tour
Throughout the tour, an expert tour guide provides narration, offering insights and historical context to enhance the guest’s understanding and appreciation of the visited sites. Their knowledge and passion bring the stories of Pearl Harbor to life, ensuring a meaningful and educational experience for all.
Inclusions: Roundtrip airfare and lunch
The tour includes roundtrip airfare from Kona to Honolulu, making it convenient for guests staying on the Big Island. Additionally, lunch is provided at the Pearl Harbor Aviation Museum’s Hangar Café, ensuring that guests are well-fed and energized throughout the day.
Departure Information and Restrictions
The tour departs from Kona Airport and operates on Mondays and Wednesdays. However, it is essential to note that there are restrictions and special instructions due to airline requirements and strict security measures at Pearl Harbor. Guests are advised to review the guidelines and instructions provided by the tour operator to ensure a smooth and hassle-free experience.
What sets us apart?
At Polynesian Adventure Tours, we take pride in offering a tour experience that sets us apart from others. Here’s what makes us unique:
We believe that everyone should have the opportunity to explore the beauty of Hawaii without breaking the bank. That’s why we strive to offer competitive prices without compromising on the quality of our services. With us, you can have an exceptional experience without emptying your wallet.
We understand that each traveler has different interests and preferences. That’s why we offer an extensive selection of activities and tours that cater to all types of travelers. Whether you’re seeking thrilling adventures, cultural explorations, or serene escapes, we’ve got you covered.
Our team of knowledgeable and friendly guides are passionate about Hawaii and are eager to share their expertise with you. They go the extra mile to ensure you have a truly enriching and insightful experience. With their guidance, you’ll gain a deeper understanding of Hawaii’s history, culture, and natural wonders.
Small Group Advantage
We believe in providing an intimate and personalized experience for our guests. By keeping our tour groups small, we ensure that you receive individual attention and have the opportunity to make new friends along the way. This allows for a more personalized and engaging experience that you won’t find with larger tour groups.
Your satisfaction is our top priority. We continually strive to exceed your expectations and ensure that your time with us is nothing short of remarkable. From the moment you book your tour to the end of your journey, we are dedicated to providing excellent customer service and creating unforgettable memories.
Your safety is paramount. We adhere to strict safety standards and guidelines to guarantee a worry-free and secure journey for you and your loved ones. Our experienced guides are trained to prioritize safety and are equipped with the knowledge and skills to handle any situation that may arise.
As a locally-rooted tour provider, we have an in-depth understanding of Hawaii’s rich culture, history, and hidden gems. We take pride in showcasing the best of the islands, off the beaten path. Our guides offer local insights and insider tips that will help you discover the true spirit of Hawaii and create lasting memories.
We are committed to preserving the natural beauty of Hawaii for generations to come. Our tours are designed with eco-friendly practices in mind, minimizing our environmental impact. From responsible waste management to supporting local conservation initiatives, we strive to leave a positive footprint on the islands we explore.
Book your dream vacation with us
Join us at Polynesian Adventure Tours for an unparalleled adventure in paradise. Whether you’re a solo traveler, a couple, or a family, we assure you a memorable experience that will leave you with cherished memories of Hawaii’s enchanting landscapes and warm hospitality. Book your dream vacation with us today and discover why we are the best tour provider in Hawaii!