Holiday Itinerary - Essential Hawaii

Day 1: Arrive in Honolulu.

Aloha—welcome to Hawaii! Upon arrival at Honolulu International Airport, you will be greeted with a fresh flower LEI and transferred to your hotel in Waikiki. Your Tour Director is on hand late this afternoon to answer any questions.

Day 2: Honolulu.

Join a morning orientation with your Tour Director. City sightseeing features a cruise of Pearl Harbor’s famous
battleship row. Listen to the narration of the dramatic air attack of 7 December 1941, and view the sunken USS ARIZONA and the impressive memorial to the 1,102 men still entombed. Then on to Punchbowl National Cemetery with its beautiful views of Honolulu. Other sites include bustling Chinatown, ‘Iolani Palace, and the statue of King Kamehameha the Great. Your Tour Director will have suggestions for shopping, dining, and additional sightseeing.

Day 3: Honolulu.

Enjoy another full day to explore the timeless beauty and Hawaiian paradise of Oahu. You can be as active or
relaxed as you like. Explore the rich heritage of the Pacific Islands on a full-day optional outing at the Polynesian Cultural Center, play a round of golf, go hiking, or simply stretch out on impossibly scenic beaches and enjoy the splendid beauty of the coastline. This evening join the optional Oahu sunset dinner cruise and enjoy an evening of unparalleled vistas of the Kahala Gold Coast.

Day 4: Honolulu.

One last day to enjoy the world’s most famous beach, Waikiki, with its commanding view of Diamond Head, the remnant of an ancient volcano. Waikiki offers a wide variety of activities from which to choose: swimming, surfing, snorkeling, or sailing at famous Waikiki Beach. If you’re after sunshine and sea, Waikiki Beach in Oahu is legendary. Swim in the waters of worldfamous Waikiki one moment, then enjoy dramatic mountain views of
the Nu’uanu Pali Lookout another. Watch surfers on the legendary North Shore by day, then get a taste of local flavours in Kapahulu at night.

Day 5: Honolulu - Maui.

Today, fly to the “Valley Island” of Maui. The island beloved for its world-famous beaches, sacred Iao Valley,
views of migrating whales (seasonal), and the magnificent sunrise and sunset from Haleakala. On arrival, sightseeing begins with a visit to the ‘IAO VALLEY, the “Yosemite of the Pacific,” to view the ‘lao Needle. Then, head through lush farm country and along the shoreline via Maalaea Boat Harbor to Lahaina, once a whaling centre and capital of the Hawaiian monarchy. Free time to explore this colourful island town.

Day 6: Maui.

This morning join the optional excursion to Haleakala National Park, and experience that magnificent sunrise. The parkland is located in a setting of stunning natural beauty, ranging from a landscape of cinder cones to dense rainforest. If you prefer, stretch out on warm, golden sands or hit the surf for an unforgettable windsurfing or snorkelling session. Enjoy a cruise to see awe-inspiring humpback whales (seasonal), or soar high above the Ka’anapali Resort area with awe-inspiring ocean and off-shore island views while zip-lining. This evening, you may wish to attend a traditional Luau feast. At sunset, through legendary song, music and dance, this unique and awe-inspiring Luau tells the story of its people from past to present. Enjoy the timeless journey, as dancers tell their stories with graceful moves, subtle eyes, and lovely hula hands.

Day 7: Maui.

Exploring the scenic road to Hana along the island’s northeastern shore will be among the most spectacular journeys of your life. Return to Ka’anapali in the late afternoon with the balance of the day at leisure. Relax at your oceanfront hotel on Ka’anapali Beach, voted the number one beach on Maui, or choose to participate in a wide variety of free daily Hawaiian activities including hula lessons, lei making, lauhala weaving, cultural garden tours, and more. This evening, be sure to enjoy some of Maui’s fine cuisine.

Day 8: Maui

Your holiday ends this morning. 

Day 9

Flight lands in the UK.

Note: Inside visits as shown in UPPERCASE in the tour description, including admission charges where applicable.

Departure dates 2019 : Essential Hawaii (9 days) : 7% discount on all dates

Cosmos brochure price from £2265

Travel 55 discount price from £2107

Telephone Cosmos on 0330 8088 351 and quote Travel 55 code TR55C

Prices are ‘guide from’ prices, all of Cosmos holidays are based on live flight pricing which can change at any time and are subject to your individual requirements - telephone Cosmos on 0330 8088 351 for up to date availability and prices. Don't forget to quote Travel 55 code TR55C to receive your 7% discount.

January 11

April 12, 26

July 12, 26

October 4

February 8

May 17, 31

August 16

November 1

March 22, 29

June 7, 21

September 6, 13, 20

Cosmos access real-time airline pricing to offer you the best holiday price available on the day you book. The ‘from’ price shown above is a guide at the time of going to print, based on two people sharing a room, travelling on 1 Nov 2019. Please call Cosmos to get a quote for your own party size and chosen departure date/airport. Please see Cosmos Terms & Conditions  for further details. Please check tour details with the operator at time of booking as Cennet Ltd cannot be held responsible for any errors showing on it’s website

Cosmos Tours
Essential Hawaii

7% discount - 9 days escorted touring holiday

Discount prices start from only £2107

Sightseeing in Honolulu and plents of time to explore the timeless beauty and Hawaiian paradise of Oahu. Waikiki offers a wide variety of activities from which to choose: swimming, surfing, snorkeling, o sailing at famous Waikiki Beach. If you’re after sunshine and sea Waikiki Beach in Oahu is legendary.

Fly to the “Valley Island” of Maui. The island beloved for its world-famous beaches, sacred Iao Valley, views of migrating whales (seasonal), and the magnificent sunrise and sunset from Haleakala. Exploring the scenic road to Hana along the island’s northeastern shore will be among the most spectacular journeys of your life. 

This 9 day Essential Hawaii tour comes with a 7% discount saving when you book direct with Cosmos 0330 8088 351 and quote the Travel 55 code TR55C.

Travel 55 in association with Cosmos. To book call direct on 0330 8088 351 and quote Travel 55 code TR55C you will then receive a 7% discount from the Cosmos brochure price. 

At a glance

  • Honolulu - Traditional lei greeting; guided sightseeing; visit the USS Arizona Memorial and museum.
  • Maui - Sightseeing; visit IAO Valley, Lahaina

Great value as standard

Flights, accommodation and a private home pick-up service* are included in nearly all holidays. Meals, porterage and taxes are also included where possible.

*restrictions may apply - call for details

Accommodation on tour

Honolulu Sheraton Princess Kaiulani

Maui Ka’anapali Beach Hotel

Note: Accommodation as stated or similar


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