Airport Lei Greetings - Arrange a traditional flower lei greeting for your arrival at the Honolulu airport. You'll be welcomed right at your gate with a warm "aloha" and a beautiful fresh Hawaiian lei, and escorted down to baggage claim or to your connecting inter-island flight. The perfect beginning to your Hawaiian vacation is just a click away at LeiGreeting.com!
Paradise Cove - Step back in time and into history at a genuine Hawaiian luau. Paradise Cove is the home to 12 lush beachfront acres, which becomes the perfect setting for the best luau in Hawaii.
Wet 'n' Wild Hawaii - 25-acres of safe, clean family fun and excitement. Located 30 minutes west of Waikiki. It's Hawaii's only waterpark. Also features Adventure golf and fun zone.
Senator Fong's Plantation & Gardens - A 725 acre Garden owned by former US Senator Hiram Fong, offering narrated tram tours through five scenic valleys and plateaus with palms, fruit and nut trees, ferns, and fragrant flowers.
Polynesian Cultural Center - Visit Hawaii's favorite visitor attraction! Visitors can enjoy 7 Pacific island villages on 42 tropical acres, Hawaii's most authentic luau, the island's largest evening show, Hawaii's only canoe pageant, a Polynesian art and handicrafts marketplace, and an IMAX theater.
Sea Life Park - Located just 15 miles from Waikiki on Oahu's beautiful and scenic Makapuu Point, Sea Life Park is a world-class marine attraction perched between the majestic Koolau Mountain Range and breathtaking Makapuu Beach. See dolphins dance, sea lions sing, and penguins perform in this magical place by the sea.
Iolani Palace State Monument - The official residence of Hawaii's monarchy, is a marvel of opulence, innovation, and political intrigue. Meticulously restored to its former grandeur, this National Historic Landmark in downtown Honolulu tells of a time when their Majesties, King Kalākaua, who built it in 1882, and his sister and successor, Queen Lili'uokalani, walked its celebrated halls.
Hawaii Maritime Center - Enjoy the excitement of the Honolulu waterfront and harbor at Pier 7. You'll get a close-up view of Aloha Tower plus a chance to experience Hawaii's largest maritime attraction. Visitors can enjoy the King Kalakaua boathouse museum, see the Famous Hokule'a, a famous Polynesian sailing canoe and other exciting exhibits.
Atlantis Submarine Adventures - Experience the magic of our Atlantis Adventure tours and create lifetime memories as you explore majestic coastal waters surrounding the cities of Waikiki and Honolulu. This will be an experience to remember!
Waikiki Aquarium - The third oldest public aquarium in the United States. Over 2,300 organisms in exhibits represent more than 326 species of aquatic animals and plants.
Foster Botanical Garden - Home to a collection of rare and beautiful plants from the tropical regions of the world. Some are rare or endangered in their native habitat.
Pacific Aviation Museum - Occupies World War II-era hangars that still bear the scars of our nation's first aviation battlefield. It's the newest attraction among the Pearl Harbor Historic Sites and a must visit for aviation and history enthusiasts.
Living Art Marine Center - Houses Hawaiian Sealife's ornamental fish export business, named the #1 export company of the state of Hawai'i. In addition, you can tour the educational center displaying fish from around the world and many scientific displays on HSL Group's work around the world.
The Contemporary Museum - Here you'll find galleries exhibiting the work of leading contemporary artists, an eclectic gift shop, and a cafe that's one of the best-kept secrets in town, all on a peaceful 3-1/2 acre garden setting in Makiki Heights, Honolulu.
Hawaii Army Museum - Helicopters, tanks, guns now silenced, and vacant bunkers welcome you to the U.S. Army Museum of Hawai'i. Once a bastion built to protect Hawai'i from invading forces, the structure now houses a Museum that tells the military story of Hawai'i
Hawaii Theatre - Proclaimed as the 'Pride of the Pacific,' the beautiful Hawaii Theatre opened its doors in 1922 in downtown Honolulu. Built by Consolidated Amusement Company as a showplace for vaudeville, plays, musicals and silent films. In May 1996, the Theatre reopened it doors as a multi-purpose state-of-the art performance center.
Bishop Museum - Hawaii's best displays on Hawaiian history and natural history, and the world’s finest collection of arts of the Pacific.
Germaine's Luau - Enjoy the spectacular show delivered to you at the ocean’s edge, under the stars and palm trees. Experience a Hawaiian luau like no other at Germaine's Luau.
Nu’uanu Pali State Wayside Located on Oahu. The roadside park offers beautiful panoramic views of the windward coast of Oahu. Known as the “Pali Lookout”. It is known for strong trade winds that blow through the pass that forms a natural wind tunnel. Make sure you remove hats or anything else that may blow away before going to the lookout. It is also the site of one of the bloodiest battles in Hawaiian history in which Kamehameha I conquered the island of Oahu in 1795 uniting the Hawaiian Islands.
The Hawaiian Railway - Come for a ride along a historic stretch of track west of old Ewa and listen to stories about the history of railroading in Hawaii. Train rides are available year round.
Kualoa Ranch - Established in 1850, Kualoa is a 4000-acre working cattle ranch, spread from the steep mountain cliffs to the sparkling sea. The ranch terrain varies from dense rainforest to broad open valleys and from beautiful white sand beaches to verdant cliff faces. It is truly a paradise for outdoor recreation with many places accessible only by horseback, on an all terrain vehicle, or by hiking.
Valley of the Temples Memorial Park - The property is surrounded by a natural amphitheater of mountains which overlook the ocean. The views from Inspiration Chapel are spectacular. The cemetery's gardens honor many faiths including Christianity and Buddhism. A replica of Japan's 950-year-old Byodo-In stands in the Temple of Equality.
Dole Plantation - The home of the Pineapple Garden Maze, the World’s Largest Maze according to The Guinness Book of World Records 1998. Learn everything you wanted to know about pineapple as you see displays about the history of the pineapple, Jim Dole’s contributions to the pineapple industry and video presentation of pineapple processing.
Hawaii's Plantation Village - Located in historic Waipahu is an outdoor museum that showcases the lifestyles and experience of Hawaii's plantation workers.
Hanauma Bay Snorkel Adventures - Some of the best snorkeling in the entire world! Let a local Hawaii snorkel excursion company help you and your family enjoy Hanauma Bay Nature Preserve to the fullest. Remember, snorkeling Hawaii is fun and educational for young and old. No experience is necessary!
Chinatown Hawaii - Hawaii's most exciting and mysterious neighborhood. The historic district is located in downtown Honolulu, and has long been a popular gathering place for kamaaina and visitors. As a gateway to Hawaii for many immigrants, Chinatown is a colorful and eclectic blend of Southeast Asian cultures.
Honolulu Academy of Arts - Developed from founder Anna Rice Cooke's initial gift of approximately 4,500 works of art, the Academy's collection now totals over 34,000 pieces and is internationally recognized for its quality and diversity. The Academy is Hawaii's only general art museum, and its holdings, almost equally divided between Western and Asian art, are encyclopedic in nature and scope.
Dolphin Quest - Spend quality time with dolphins in a secluded lagoon whether it's for an hour-long "Dolphin Adventure", a full "Trainer For A Day", and more! Kids can have a blast of dolphin fun on their own or with the family.
Pearl Harbor Museum & USS Arizona Memorial - Built over the remains of the sunken battleship USS Arizona, the final resting place for many of the 1,177 crewmen killed on December 7, 1941 when their ship was bombed by Japanese Naval Forces. This loss of life represents over half of the Americans killed during the worst naval disaster in American history.
Battleship Missouri Memorial - Provides an opportunity for visitors to immerse themselves in military and Pacific history. The ship will come alive through state-of-the art displays and face to face encounters with former crew members.
Waikiki Trolley Tours - The easy, fun and affordable way to experience Waikiki and Honolulu. Discover the best in scenic, historical and cultural attractions as well as dining and shopping on the Trolley!
Japanese Cultural Center of Hawaii - The mission of the Japanese Cultural Center is to preserve and promote the Japanese culture in Hawaii to present and future generations and create a unified bridge of understanding and respect among cultures. The Center offers a variety of interesting programs, classes, workshops, and festivals.
KOS Movie and Lost Tours - Take an amazing tour around the island in a Hummer to see the beautiful sights and filming locations for movies such as Jurassic Park, 50 First Dates, Godzilla, and Along Came Polly as well as dozens of filming spots for the epic Television series "Lost". Choose from 2, 5, 8, and 10 hour Lost tours for serious fans!
Hawaii Opera Theatre - Produces grand operas which feature international conductors, directors, and singers.
USS Bowfin Submarine Museum & Park - Dive in and submerge yourself in the intriguing history of USS Bowfin (SS-287), one of only 15 U.S. WWII submarines still in existence today. Find out why she is nicknamed the 'Pearl Harbor Avenger,' and learn more about the exciting adventures of her crew.
Hawaii Childrens Discovery Center - Provides a world-class, interactive, participatory learning environment designed to inspire the young and "young-at-heart" to new heights of learning and discovery.
Honolulu Zoo - Over 750,000 people visit the Honolulu Zoo annually. It is the largest zoo within a radius of 2,300 miles and unique in that it is the only zoo in the United States originating from a King's grant of royal lands to the people.
Queen Emma Summer Palace - The summer retreat of Queen Emma, wife of King Kamehameha IV is preserved by the Daughters of Hawai`i in a charming Hawaiian-Victorian setting.