Commemorate what Franklin Roosevelt described as a “day of infamy” on this solemn, yet informative tour of Pearl Harbor and Waikiki. On this unique tour, you will fly to the island of Oahu.You will have the opportunity to reflect on live footage of the attack on Pearl Harbor at the Arizona Memorial Visitors Center. Cruise across the harbor to the location of the attack at the Arizona Memorial. Then tour “Mighty Mo” or the USS Missouri, the last battleship built by the U.S. Navy. Finally, ride through Central Honolulu taking in the sights of the Kawaiahao Church, the State Library and Archives, the famous statute of king Kamehameha, Honolulu Hale, the official seat of government in the city, and the Mission Houses Museum, the oldest wood house in Hawaii.
The tour begins at your hotel in Waikiki by minicoach (55 seats) or minibus (25 seats). An English speaking driver cum guide will accompany you.
At Oahu, you will arrive at the Arizona Memorial Visitors Center where you will be shown a film that includes live footage of the devastating 1941 Pearl Harbor attack. browse through historic displays
Then, ride a US Navy launch across the Harbor to the Arizona Memorial, the final resting place for many of the crew members who lost their lives by the Japanese attack.
Then explore the USS Missouri, the long serving battleship that aided the US from WWII to Desert Storm. Look for the plaque on the wooden deck marking the spot where Japan surrendered on September 2, 1945.
From Pearl Harbor drive through the National Cemetery of the Pacific and downtown Honolulu. and see the Courts of the Missing. View Iolani Palace, the only royal palace on American soil.
Drive past the Kawaiahao Church, the State Library and Archives, the famous statute of king Kamehameha, Honolulu Hale, (also known as City Hall) the official seat of government in the city, and the Mission Houses Museum, the oldest wood house in Hawaii.
The tour concludes at your hotel in Waikiki.
We enjoyed this tour very much. Words can't explain the feeling you get when you enter Pearl Harbor and step onto the USS Arizona. Everyone should be very proud of all our Men &...Lori S. Hart
The tour should be a must do activity on anyones journey to Hawwaii. The event changed the course of history in the pacific and is a good lesson for us all....Michael Milligan
A really great experience and well organised. A truely moving and fascinating trip to see a real piece of history. Very highly recommended indeed, a real must if you are in...Lee Radford
Start time: 06:30am
Duration: 7.5 hours
Selective hotel in Wakiki. (We would require your hotel details in order to arrange your pick up. If you do not have this information at the time of booking, please contact the local activity operator at least 48 hours prior to the start of the tour with these details)
The tour ends at the starting point or your hotel in the Waikiki Beach
Shirt and shoes are required to board the Arizona Memorial. Swimsuits are not permitted
Due to the terrorist attacks on the United States and the location of the USS Arizona Memorial on an active military base, strict security measures are currently being enforced - No purses, handbags, fanny packs, backpacks, camera bags, diaper bags, luggage or other items that offer concealment are allowed in the visitor center, on the memorial or on the USS Missouri. Strollers with pockets and compartments must be empty before being allowed in the visitor center. Personal cameras are allowed. All items are subjected to search
Please call the activity operator at least 24 hours prior to start of the tour for reconfirming departure details
Voucher should be given to driver at pick up
Child 2 years old will travel adult's lap in vehicle
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