Hawaiian Adventure: Three Islands February 18-27, 2018

Featuring Oahu, Kauai and Maui

Day 1 - Honolulu, Oahu: Aloha!  Your adventure in the sundrenched Hawaiian Islands begins in Honolulu.  Upon arrival, you'll be welcomed with a traditional Hawaiian floral lei before transferring to your Waikiki Beach hotel.  Relax and "hang loose" - you are in Hawaii! Hyatt Regency Waikiki Resort - Honolulu, HI

Day 2 - Oahu: This morning "Remember Pearl Harbor" as you embark on a historic journey.  Begin at the World War II Valor in the Pacific National Monument to view artifacts from the attack and a short documentary on the Day of Infamy.  Travel by naval launch to the white marble-clad USS Arizona Memorial.  In the silence, reflect on history as you gaze upon the thousands of names inscribed on the wall of remembrance.  After this pignant experience, thke a city tour of Honolulu highlighting the historic Iolani Palace, the impressive state capitol building, King Kamehameha's statue, and the moving National Cemetery fo the Pacific, known as the Punchbowl.  The raminder of your day is at leisure to explore Oahu your way. (B,D) Hyatt Regency Waikiki Resort - Honolulu, HI

Day 3 - Oahu: Embark on a wonderful journey along Oahu's famous North Shore.  if there is such a thing as a perfect wave, you'll likely find it here.  The large waves of this legendary surf mecca attract the best surfers.  Several television series and movies were filmed in this area.  A stop in the surfing town of Haleiwa will surely be a highlight as you learn why surfers gather from all over the world with waves ranging from 2 to 40 feet!  Rich with island history, Haleiwa is now the social and artistic hub of the North Shore.  Here you will find surfers fueling up at the restaurants in its plantation-era buildings before hitting the famous beaches of Waimea Bay, Ehukai (Banzai Pipeline) and Sunset Beach.  Return to Waikiki and enjoy the remainder of the day at leisure. (B) Hyatt Regency Waikiki Resort - Honolulu, HI

Day 4 - Oahu-Kauai: A short flight takes you to the "Garden Isle" fo Kauai, the oldest island in the chain.  Only here, on the outer islands, can you find the timeless world of ancient Polynesia.  Upon arrival, travel to breathtaking Waimea Canyon.  Carved thousands of years ago by rivers and floods, each of the lines in the canyon walls represent a different volcanic eruption or lava flow.  At 10 miles long, 1 mile wide, and more than 3,500 feet deep, it is considered the "Grand Canyon of the Pacific".  Later, visit the largest caoffee estate in Hawaii and discover the coffee bean's journey from tree to your morning cup.  Learn about sustainability practices and taste several of their coffees. (B, D) Kauai Marriott Resort - Lihue, HI

Day 5 - Kauai:  The day is yours to enjoy this beautiful island at leisure.  Stroll along the beach or take advantage on your resort's activities.  You may also choose to experience the island through the eyes of Hollywood with an optional tour of the island's famous movie filming locations. (B) Kauai Marriott Resort - Lihue, HI

Day 6 - Kauai:  Step aboard an open-air boat for a cruise along tranquil Wailua River.  Your captain will tell stories of days gone by before making a stop to disembark for a short guided walk to the lush, green Fern Grotto.  On your return boat ride, hula dancers join you to demonstrate this ancient art formm originally performed for the volcano goddess Pele. (B) Kauai Marriott Resort - Lihue, HI

Day 7 - Kauai-Maui: Board an inter-island flight to the "Valley Isle" of Maui, one of the most beautiful and popular outer islands.  Visit stunning Iao Valley and view the 2,000-foot-high Iao Needle, one of Maui's famous natural landforms.  Visit the old royal capitol of Lahaina, once home of the world's largest whaling fleets, where you can stroll through historic streets.  Travel through sugarcane fields to the reosrt area of Kaanapali and arrive at your deluxe beachfront hotel. (B) Westin Maui Resort and Spa - Lahaina, HI

Day 8 - Maui: Spend a day at leisure to see for yourself why locals say "Maui no ka oi" (Maui is the best).  Perhaps you will take an optional cliffside drive on the legendary Road to Hana.  Or you may choose to take a stroll along the beach, shop for souvenirs or simply relax at your luxurious Maui resort.  There is no limit to the adventures you can have on the gorgeous island of Maui! (B) Westin Maui Resort and Spa - Lahaina, HI

Day 9 - Maui: Enjoy another day in paradise.  To cap off your visit, you may decide to view the sunrise form the summit of Haleakala (optional).  Tonight, complete your wonderful trip with a farewell dinner, Hawaiian0style, at a traditional Polynesian luau featuring endless tropical drinks and a sumptuous feast. (B, D) Westin Maui Resort and Spa - Lahaina, HI

Day 10 - Maui-Tour Ends: Bid "Aloha" to Hawaii as your memorable tour ends in Maui.**  Now, wherever your home is, you'll always be part of the Hawaiian "ohana" (family). (B)

 

OPTIONAL POST TOUR EXTENSION: 3 Day/2 Night Big Island  $999pp - Double Occupancy, land & air inclusive

Day 10 - Maui-Big Island: Board your inter-island flight to the "Big Island" of Hawaii.  Also known as Hawaii Island, the Big Island is famous for its volcanoes and is larger than all the other Hawaiian islands combined.  The remainder of your day is at leisure. (B)

Day 11 - Big Island: Today you will circumnavigate the Big Island during a full day excursion.  Tour the South Coast and see Kealakekua Bay.  Next, visit a Kona coffee plantation.  See the famed black senad beaches of the Big Island.  Journey to the incredible Volcanoes National Park and learn about the world's most active volcano, Kilauea.  Explore steam bluffs, a fern tree jungle and the Thurston Lava Tube.  You will also visit the Jaggar Museum as well as the Big Island Candy Factory.  Then, you will drive past the many waterfalls of the Hamakua Coast stopping at Rainbow Falls.  Finally, enjoy a visit to the Hamakua Macadamia Nut Factory before returning back to your hotel. (B)

Day 12 - Big Island-Tour Ends: Your tour ends today. (B)

 

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OPTIONAL EXCURSIONS:

In Kauai, HI
• Kauai Movie Tour $125pp
Prepare to experience the island through the eyes of Hollywood during a guided tour of iconic movie locations.  Complete with narration and video clips, this tour takes you behind the scenes of classic television shows and films shot on the island, including "Gilligan's Island", "Jurassic Park", "Tropic Thunder", "Pirates of the Caribbean", "South Pacific" and "The Amazing Race".  Scenic higlights include Wailua Falls, Hanamaulu Bay, Opaekaa Falls, Kapaa town, Maloaa Bay, Hanalei pier and more.  Also included is a delicious lunch at a great local restaurant.  It is sure to cap off a great day of seeing the island in a whole new way.  This option only runs on Monday, Wednesday and Saturday. Duration: Approximately 7 hours. Please note a minimum of 1 passenger is required. Transportation is included.
 
An Evening at Kilohana - A Plantation Owner's Evening $195pp
You are invited to experience the Hawaii of yesteryear at the historic Kilohana Plantation.  Be transported back to another time where you can relax, enjoy and appreciate beautiful surroundings.  Experience an eening filled with delicious island cuisine and a truly spectacular Hawaiian show.  Begin with a champagne reception, followed by a multi-course dinner at Gaylord's Restaurant.  Enjoy VIP seating at the show that tells the legend, Kalamaku, which expresses the Polynesians amazing and dangerous journey from Tahiti to Kauai.  Duration: Approximately 4 hours. Please note a minimum of 1 passenger is required. Transportation is included.
 
In Maui, HI
Maui's Magnificent Road to Hana $165pp
Spend the day visiting some of the most beautiful scenery that Maui has to offer as you make your way to Hana.  This full day guided optional excursion will take you to places where you will see black sand beaches, hardened lava tubes, bamboo jungles, eucalyptus groves, quaint plantations and much more.  Highlights include Paia Town, Waianapanapa State Park and Beach, Kaumahina State Park and Keanai Lookout.  No trip to Maui would be complete without traveling the legendary road to Hana!  Tour departs dauly at 6:35 a.m. and returns at approximately 6:30 p.m.  Duration: Approximately 11 hours. Please note a minimum of 1 passenger is required. Transportation is included.
 
• Spectacular Haleakala Sunrise Tour $145pp
Rising over 10,000 feet above sea level, Haleakala is AMui's "House of the Sun" in Hawaiian lore.  Witness the breaking of a new day at the top of Mt. Haleakala.  Renowned for its raw beauty and unique secenery, Haleakala National Park, the Visitor's Center and Pu'u Ula Overlook will delight and amaze you.  This option runs every day with the exception of Mondays.  Duration: Approximately 6 hours.  Please note a minimum of 1 passenger is required. Transportation is included.
 
Your JOY Tour Includes:
 
• Round Trip Airfare from Cincinnati International Airport including taxes, fees/surcharges, and hotel transfers
• Motor Coach Transportation
• 9 Nights Accommodations
13 MEALS:  9 Breakfasts (B), 4 Dinners (D)
• All touring as mentioned above
• Taxes and gratuities on included meals, accommodations & attractions
• Baggage Handling at Hotels
• Professional Collette Guide

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