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Experience the Buzz of Waikiki Beach in Summer
Full Day Circle Island Tour of Oahu
Honolulu Ghost Tour
Famous Germaine's Luau including Cultural Show
Fabulous 7 Night Hawaiian Island Cruise onboard NCL "Pride of America"
Island Visits - Maui, Big Island and Kauai
Fantastic Range of Onshore Excursions and Activities to Enhance your Cruising Experience
Plenty of Time for Self Discovery
Personally Escorted by an experienced Sisterhood Tour Hostess who is on hand to ensure your holiday is a memorable one!
Return Airfares ex Melbourne with Qantas (via Sydney) including taxes (other departure cities available upon request)
Sightseeing as per itinerary
4 Star Accommodation - Waikiki Beach
7 Night NCL 'Pride of America' Cruise (based on Cabin Categories IE Inside, OA Oceanview, BE Balcony)
All Meals whilst Cruising
All Onboard Entertainment
Willing to Share Option
Meet and Greet prior to departure (subject to minimum numbers attending)
Assistance with booking onshore excursions
** Not included - ESTA Visa Waiver - to allow entry into the US. We are happy to assist with this easy process - USD15.00 for a 2 year entry.
Single Supplement (includes both in Honolulu and whilst cruising)
Cat IC (Inside Stateroom) - $3210 (based on availability)
Cat OA (Outside Stateroom ) - $3630 (based on availability)
Cat BE (Outside Balcony) - $3980 (based on availability)
Itinerary Open Printable Itinerary
Day 1 - Wednesday 15 August 2018
Melbourne - Sydney - Honolulu (Meals Inflight)
Meet your Sisterhood Tour Hostess and fellow travellers at Melbourne Airport for your flight to Hawaii via Sydney. Sit back, relax and enjoy the inflight hospitality of Qantas as we head towards Paradise. Upon arrival into Honolulu we'll be transferred to our accommodation with the remainder of the day at leisure. Our hotel is located close to the famous Waikiki Beach, so grab a towel and start your people watching. You might like to take a walk down the famous Kalakaua Avenue famous for all the shopping and we are not far from the International Market Place so a great place to start your souvenir shopping. We'll regroup tonight with dinner at our hotel.
Overnight - Sheraton Princess Kaiulani (or similar)
Day 2 - Thursday 16 August 2018
Full Day Tour of Oahu
Today we begin our exploring of the island of Oahu. After breakfast we'll enjoy a full day Oahu Grand Circle Island Tour. This tour is a perfect way to experience Oahu's most scenic sights, unique culture and rich history. From Diamond Head Crater along the southern coast to the famous surfing beaches of the North Shore, we'll take in a landscape that includes lush mountains and sparkling turquoise waters. We'll visit Hanauma Bay, Halong Blowhole Lookout and one of Oahu's most sacred places the La íe Hawaii Mormon Temple featuring beautiful lush gardens and cascading water features. A great day of exploring.
A free night for dinner tonight - there are so many restaurants to choose from only a short walk from our hotel
Overnight - Sheraton Princess Kaiulani (or similar)
Day 3 - Friday 17 August 2018
Free Day in Honolulu (D)
Today a free day to enjoy all that Waikiki Beach has to offer. If you love shopping we can arrange a visit to the Waikele Premium Outlets a short drive from Honolulu where over 50 stores of designer brands await! Waikele Premium Outlets® is the only outlet center on the island of O'ahu, Hawaii's 'Gathering Place.' As one of the most popular shopping destinations in Hawaii, Waikele Premium Outlets is truly a shopper's paradise. Shop more than 50 designer and brand name outlet stores including Calvin Klein, Coach, Kate Spade New York, Michael Kors, Polo Ralph Lauren and more. With plenty of dining areas you could easily spend most of the day here. If you aren't really a shopper there are 10 museums in Honolulu so we'd be happy to point you in the right direction for a culture fix. If you are interested in history of the Pearl Harbour there is a great War Museum and if you'd like to visit Pearl Harbour itself and the US Arizona Memorial we can easily arrange tickets. Today is yours to enjoy.
Tonight we'll enjoy dinner at the Hard Rock Cafe before heading off to enjoy a Honolulu City Ghost Haunts Walking Tour where we'll visit some of the most haunted places on Oahu.
Overnight - Sheraton Princess Kaiulani (or similar)
Day 4 - Saturday 18 August 2018
Pride of America Cruise Embarkation (D)
Another free day to enjoy before we transfer to the Honolulu port to embark on our NCL Pride of America 7 Day Hawaiian Island cruise. The Pride of America is the best way to island hop Hawaii. From the moment we step into the Capitol Atrium we'll know this is a spectacular ship. With 13 bars and lounges to explore and discover and 8 complimentary dining options we'll be spoilt for choice with food and entertainment over the next 7 days.
Each night of the cruise, we'll regroup for pre dinner drinks and enjoy dinner together to talk about the day's experience.
Day 5 - Sunday 19 August 2018
With two full days in Maui to enjoy (staying overnight on the Ship). Maui is a beautiful pristine island known for its beaches, lush rainforests, spectacular volcanic craters and charming historic towns. With a range of onshore excursions to choose from including:
Maui Plantation Tour
Learn about the cultivation of luscious fruits at the Maui Tropical Plantation and discover Hawaii’s sugar industry as well as beautiful, natural scenery. From AUD130 per person
Molokini Crater & Turtle Snorkel
Hop aboard a catamaran for a day on the water. Snorkel at Molokini - one of the top ten snorkel sites in the world and Turtle Arches, where you may encounter a turtle. From AUD170 per person
Waterfalls & Rainforest Hike
Spend the day in paradise, hiking with a naturalist guide through lush rainforest and along streams punctuated by waterfalls from 10 to 40 feet high, each spilling into a large pool perfect for swimming. From AUD241 per person
Day 6 - Monday 20 August 2018
Today is yours to explore Maui. More onshore excursions include:
Atlantis Submarine & Lahaina On Your Own
Submerge yourself in the magnificent underwater world of Maui aboard an Atlantis Submarine. Investigate the coral reef through your personal viewport and come face-to-face with exotic tropical fish and marine life. From AUD241 per person
Lahaina On Your Own - Round-trip
This is a perfect option for those who want to just explore historic Lahaina at your own pace. There are dozens of boutiques, shops, restaurants, and historical sites all within easy walking distance. From AUD80 per person
There are more excursions to choose from including great activities for the more adventurous traveller:
Hana Haleakala Helicopter Tour
Discover Maui's spectacular sights from the air, with commentary by your pilot. You'll have a bird's eye view of Haleakala's immense crater, lush rainforests, tranquil fields, sacred pools and hundreds of majestic waterfalls. From AUD405 per preson
Back on board for our overnight sail to the Big Island of Hawaii. Time to enjoy all the onboard facilities the Pride of America has to offer including great entertainment nightly.
Day 7 - Tuesday 21 August 2018
Big Island - Hilo (B,L,D)
Today we have an entire day to explore Hilo on the Big Island. Why not take one of the following onshore excursions:
Volcano & Rainbow Falls
Enjoy a day of scenic splendor and natural beauty, from the lush surroundings of sparkling Rainbow Falls to the dramatic landscape of Volcanoes National Park and an astonishing variety of tropical orchids. From AUD160 per person
Volcano & Tastes of Hawaii
Combine your exploration of volcanic landscapes with tastes of the island. You'll visit the Hilo Coffee Mill, Volcanoes National Park - a UNESCO World Heritage Site - and enjoy lunch at local art gallery. From AUD255 per person
Or for the more adventurous:
Rainforest Zipline & Waterfall Adventure
Imagine yourself flying through a tropical rainforest canopy over splashing streams and waterfalls on a seven-stage zipline course with a view of the crystal blue Pacific Ocean in the distance. From AUD270 per person
Sailing onto Kona (the other side of the Big Island) tonight with dinner with friends for a catch up about the day's activities.
Day 8 - Wednesday 22 August 2018
Big Island - Kona (B,L,D)
Today we are in Kona, still on the Big Island. With an array of options for activities today:
Big Island Snorkel
All aboard to Redhill, a fun and sun destination for the whole family. It's a snorkeler's paradise, and also offers flotation toys, a water slide and a diving platform. From AUD185 per person
Catamaran Sail & Snorkel
Set out aboard the catamaran Kamanu, to find that perfect snorkeling spot. In the water you'll be looking for rainbow colored reef fish, sea turtles and manta rays, amidst corals, lava cliffs, caves and arches. From AUD185 per person
Submerge yourself in a magnificent underwater world aboard an Atlantis Submarine. Investigate the coral reef through your personal viewport and come face-to-face with exotic tropical fish and other marine life. From AUD161 per person
Tonight we set sail for the island of Kauai. Time to enjoy dinner and the nightly entertainment onboard our ship.
Day 9 - Thursday 23 August 2018
This morning we arrive into Kauai, the Garden Isle. With it's incredible natural beauty, soaring mountains, jagged cliffs, winding rivers and cascading waterfalls, this island is perfect for a pure escape. Over the next two days choose from a range of onshore excursions including:
Luau Kalamaku & Plantation Train
Climb aboard the Kauai Plantation Railroad for a narrated tour through fruit orchards and exotic tropical flower gardens. Then feast your eyes on hulas and fire dances and dine on a lavish luau. From AUD187 per person
Best of Kauai
On this introduction to the “Garden Isle,” you’ll explore two of Kauai’s most dramatic natural attractions - the 3,000-foot-deep Waimea Canyon and the lush landscapes lining the Wailua River, including the famed Fern Grotto. From AUD187 per person
Journey to Waimea Canyon
Discover Waimea Canyon, the breathtaking gorge in the heart of Kauai that is one of the island’s most dramatic natural attractions. From AUD90 per person
Jewels of Hawaii - Waterfall & Tropical Gardens
McBryde and Allerton Gardens are breathtaking wonders and part of the network of gardens and preserves that make up the National Tropical Botanical Garden, you’ll have an opportunity to explore both of these jewels on this tour. From AUD234 per person
Tonight we'll regroup for pre dinner drinks and dinner to chat about the day's experiences.
Day 10 - Friday 24 August 2018
Just another day in Paradise! Feel free to further explore the Garden Isle or you might like to enjoy more of the onboard activities of the Pride of America. Perhaps you need a pamper? Why not visit Madara Spa voted the World's Best Cruise Spa? With over 50 speciality treatments on offer there's sure to be one that has your name on it!
Tonight we'll regroup for pre dinner drinks and dinner to chat about the day's experiences. This is our last night onbard the Pride of America so let's make tonight a night to remember!
Day 11 - Saturday 25 August 2018
This morning we arrive back into Honolulu. We'll be transferred to our accommodation and the day free for some last minute shopping, sightseeing or swimming! If you still have room in your suitcase for shopping why not grab a trolley bus out to Ala Moana Shopping Centre? If you'd like to do some more sightseeing there's always the Zoo, or the Polynesian Cultural Centre. Maybe you're just happy continuing your discovery of the International Market Place, having lunch and people watching along popular Kalakaua Avenue.
Tonight we'll enjoy the must do "Germaine's Luau on Oahu". On a secluded private beach in Kalaeloa we'll enjoy a traditional Hawaiian luau, buffet dinner and cultural show. What a fabulous way to end our Hawaiian adventure.
Overnight - Princess Kaiulani (or similar)
Day 12 - Sunday 26 August 2018
Honolulu - Sydney - Melbourne (Meals Inflight)
This morning we farewell Waikiki Beach and surrounds and transfer to the airport for our flight home to Melbourne. Sit back, relax and enjoy the inflight entertainment of our airlines as we head towards home with great memories of our Hawaiian adventure.
Day 13 - Monday 27 August 2018
Welcome Home! We'll arrive into Melbourne via Sydney approx 8.30pm. Thank you for joining us for your latest adventure and we look forward to welcoming you back!
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