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Excursion   Description   Cost 
PEARL HARBOR & HONOLULU CITY TOUR  Approximate Duration: 4 1/2 hours Departing from the pier, you will drive directly to Pearl Harbor and the Arizona Memorial Visitor Center. After a short orientation, a motor launch will take you to the memorial, which straddles the hull of the USS Arizona. This is the final resting place for many of the crewmen killed on December 7, 1941. Following this sobering visit, continue to the landmarks of downtown Honolulu. Enjoy a stop at the statue of the great ruler, King Kamehameha. You will see Iolani Palace, the residence of Hawaii's monarchy, and Kawaiahao, Hawaii's oldest church, as well as Washington Place, once home to Queen Liliuokalani. Your tour concludes with a drive through the Punchbowl National Cemetery, set in the crater of an extinct volcano. Then relax and enjoy the panoramic city views on your drive to the airport.  Note: This tour is available for guests with flights departing Honolulu International Airport after 4:00 pm. Due to heightened security, absolutely no purses, backpacks, fanny packs or camera cases are allowed at Pearl Harbor. Cameras are permitted, but not camera cases. 
PEARL HARBOR & USS MISSOURI  Approximate Duration: 6 1/2 hours Celebrate the honor, valor and courage of the U.S. servicemen who served during World War II on this special tour. This nostalgic journey takes you to the two places that marked the beginning and the end of the war for the United States - Pearl Harbor and the USS Missouri. At the site of Pearl Harbor you'll visit the Arizona Memorial where the remains of the USS Arizona lie silent beneath the waves. The historic events of the 1941 attack on Pearl Harbor will unfold in detailed narrations and photos. While at Pearl Harbor, you'll travel across the Ford Island Bridge to the historic USS Missouri battleship, nicknamed the 'Mighty Mo'. It was on the decks of this celebrated warship that the treaty ending World War II was signed. Explore the passages, rooms and corridors on a self-guided tour. From Pearl Harbor you will enjoy the scenic sights with a drive through metropolitan Honolulu. This tour may operate in reverse order.  Note: This tour ends at Honolulu International Airport and is for guests with flights departing after 6:00 pm. Due to heightened security, absolutely no purses, backpacks, fanny packs or camera cases are allowed at Pearl Harbor. Cameras are permitted, but not camera cases. 
LITTLE CIRCLE ISLAND TOUR  Approximate Duration: 3 1/2 hours  See some of Oahu's magnificent scenery on this excursion staring with a drive by Diamond Head Crater, where your guide will discuss the origins of Hawaii's defining landmark. Then view the magnificent seascapes as you travel along Oahu's southern coast to beautiful Hanauma Bay. Prime your camera to catch the action at the famous Halona Point Blowhole, where seawater erupts through an open volcanic vent in a brilliant fountain. More great scenery awaits at Makapuu Lookout, followed by an ancient archeological site and former war temple. Your final highlight will be the Pali Lookout, located high in the Koolau Mountains. Legend holds that Hawaii's warriors once fell to their deaths from these windswept, cloud-covered cliffs. Note: This tour is available for guests with flights departing Honolulu after 3:00 pm.  
GRAND CIRCLE ISLAND TOUR  Approximate Duration: 7 hours Get to know Oahu on this all-day tour that covers 120 miles of the top sightseeing spots with lunch included. You'll circle the entire island, beginning with a drive by the world-famous Diamond Head Crater. On this scenic tour, you'll witness Hawaii's own version of Old Faithful, the blowhole where water erupts through volcanic vents with the force of the ocean behind it! Your path takes you to Sandy Beach, a favorite for body surfers. Then you will continue to the North Shore, home to the most celebrated surfing zones in the world, such as Waimea Bay, Sunset Beach and the spectacular Banzai Pipeline. In colorful contrast to the brilliant blue waters, you'll also see the emerald green fields of pineapple and sugar cane waving gently in the breeze. Enjoy a glimpse into the Hawaii of long ago as you pass remnants of old homesteads on your return to Honolulu.  Note: This tour is available for guests with flights departing Honolulu International Airport after 8:00 pm. 
OAHU'S NORTH SHORE  Approximate Duration: 5 1/2 hours  Visit the North Shore and all its beauty. Your driver will take you through pineapple and sugar cane fields to the north side of the Island of Oahu. Here you will view famous surfing beaches such as Waimea Bay, Sunset Beach and Pipeline. We will then take you on a beautiful coast ride on the other side of the Koolau Mountain range. You will see shrimp farms, Chinaman's Hat and then we will make a stop at the Mac Nut Farm to stretch your legs and freshen up. Finally, continue on to Byodo Temple for a 30 minute visit on your way back to the ship or the airport. Note: This tour is available for guests returning to the ship or with flights departing Honolulu after 6:00 pm. 
OAHU DELUXE ISLAND HELICOPTER  Approximate Duration: 2 1/2 hours Flight  This extensive flight covers the history, myths and spectacular sites of beautiful Oahu. You will explore the hidden rainforests, valleys, waterfalls and beaches of Oahu, only made possible by the unique abilities of the helicopter. You will cruise past the vivid turquoise coral reefs and white sand of Waikiki to the extinct volcano of Diamond Head, the mythical home of Pele, the fire Goddess. You will see the cliffs in the Nuuanu Valley where King Kamehameha defeated the Oahuans in 1795. You will see the locations made famous by movies such as Jurassic Park, Hawaii Five "O", Magnum P.I., Pearl Harbor and Gilligan's Island. Your flight continues north up the spectacular coastline to Sacred Falls before returning via the Dole Pineapple Plantations. Your flight includes views of Pearl Harbor, Battleship Row, Punchbowl National Cemetery and the Arizona Memorial.  Note: Actual flight time is approximately 45-50 minutes. This tour is available for guests with flights departing Honolulu International Airport after 3:30 pm. 
DOLPHIN ENCOUNTER AT SEALIFE PARK  Approximate Duration: 5 1/2 hours  Your adventure begins with a narrated island tour to Sealife Park. Upon arrival, a quick orientation will give you an overview of the park and its amenities. Begin the day by waving to the incredible penguins and then enjoying a dolphin show at Dolphin Cove. Then it's on to the Hawaiian Reef Aquarium, which offers a close-up view of Hawaii's underwater ecosystem where over 2,000 reef animals and organisms reside in a 300,000-gallon aquarium. Then it's on to the Kolohe Kai Surf Club for a hilarious sea lion show. Next it is the Sea Turtle Lagoon, a fascinating exhibit area that more importantly doubles as a breeding sanctuary for the endangered Hawaiian green sea turtle. Now it is time for the highlight of your day - the dolphin encounter. From a waist deep platform you will caress, kiss and observe the dolphins while they perform high-energy behaviors. For those who feel comfortable, there is the opportunity to move off the platform into slightly deeper water to participate in some fun activities while swimming with the dolphins.  Note: Children under 8 years of age and/or under 55 inches in height must be accompanied by a paying adult. No pregnant women allowed in the dolphin encounter part of the tour. Wear a swimsuit under clothing, and bring a towel. We recommend you bring a change of clothes. Order of activities may vary.