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Diamond Head Crater Half Day Tour with Transfers

Oahu
6 hours
Adult Only
Walking Tour
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Overview

Embark on a walking tour to Hawaii's most famous crater and learn about the history of Hawaii, its discovery and the reason behind the modern day usage of the phrase "Gibraltar of the Pacific."

Why to buy

  • A fun, narrated, guided, walking tour.
  • Trek to to the 763-foot summit of Hawaii's most famous crater
  • learn about the fascinating volcanic creation, Hawaiian history and European discovery

Itinerary

Enjoy a narrated and fun guided walk to the 763-foot summit of Hawaii's most famous crater for incredible 360-degree views of Waikiki and the Koolau mountain range. The excursion is approximately 3 hours and is a truly memorable experience. Led by your expert hiking guide, you will learn about the fascinating volcanic creation, Hawaiian history, European discovery, early cattle ranching, and modern day military use of the “Gibraltar of the Pacific” while being escorted on a 45-minute walk that ascends to the top. Walking up stairways, going into a dark 200 foot tunnel and climbing a spiral staircase imparts a sense of adventure.

Climb Hawaii’s most famous volcano on this 3-hour Diamond Head tour. A local guide will lead you through Diamond Head State Park and up to the summit, providing commentary about the crater’s history and geology. Prepare for spectacular views at the top, with a panorama of Waikiki and the turquoise waters stretched out below. At the end of your tour, you’ll be given an ‘I Climbed Diamond Head’ certificate from your guide. You will also learn important facts about Hawaii’s native bird and plant species and will be presented with a Certificate of Achievement that states that you successfully made it to the famous summit of Diamond Head Crater. Visiting Diamond Head Crater is one of nature's spectacles you won't want to miss! The excursion is approximately 3 hours and is a truly memorable experience. You will also learn important facts about Hawaii’s native bird and plant species and will be presented with a Certificate of Achievement that states that you successfully made it to the famous summit of Diamond Head Crater.

After the crater you will get a chance to visit Kailua Beach Park which is a beautiful beach perfect for swimming and sunbathing for both kids and adults. End your trip with a visit to the Byodo-In Temple in Kaneohe which is a stunning Japanese temple valley that will surround you in a peaceful ambience.

Inclusions
Tour guide
Hotel transfers
Entry tickets
Local taxes
Personalized "I Climbed Diamond Head" certificate with a photo of the crater
Professional Guide
Exclusions
Gratuities
Food and drinks

Schedule

Duration
6 hours
Timings
Monday 8:00 AM Tuesday 8:00 AM Wednesday 8:00 AM Thursday 8:00 AM Friday 8:00 AM Saturday 8:00 AM Sunday 8:00 AM 
Language used
English 
Type of Guide/Tour
Driver Guide
Pickup point
Your hotel
Meeting point
Diamond Head State Monument
End point
Your hotel

Good to know

  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking, unless booked within 3 days of travel. In this case confirmation will be received within 48 hours, subject to availability
  • Children should be accompanied by atleast one adult
  • Not suitable for travelers who are pregnant, have back problems or other health issues.

Additional Information

  • The tour is not wheelchair accessible.
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 11 travelers
  • This experience is for ages 5 and above.
  • The pick-up is from 9 central locations in Waikiki. If your hotel is outside Waikiki, you can meet up at the Ala Moana hotel.

Cancellation policy

  • Please refer to the booking for the cancellation policy.

Address

Diamond Head, Honolulu, HI 96815, USA
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