Luxurious Hawaiian Escape with Kauai (Summer 2018)

Tour Type: Luxury Gold
Brochure Type: Luxury Gold USA, Canada & South America 2018

Hawaii's traditional greeting, Aloha, signifies love and compassion for others and nature. Experience the magic of this tropical island and meet its gentle people, as you celebrate local traditions and discover lush jungles, majestic waterfalls and palm-fringed beaches. Along the way, visit iconic sites, such as the USS Arizona Memorial in Pearl Harbor, savour fusion cuisine and stay in luxurious sea-facing hotels.

Additional Included Highlights
  • Oahu: Explore downtown Honolulu.
  • Maui: See the shops and galleries in Lahaina.
Exceptional Dining
  • Oahu: Celebrate at an authentic Hawaiian Luau Highlight Dinner, as the sun sets over the Pacific, complete with entertainment from storytellers, musicians and dancers.
  • Oahu: Enjoy a Highlight Dinner at Chef Roy Yamaguchi's acclaimed fusion restaurant, Roy's Waikiki.
  • Maui: Enjoy a Farewell Celebration Dinner at Humuhumunukunukuapua'a Restaurant, where Maui's Chef of the Year, Michael Lofaro, creates his famed fare.
  • Dining Summary: 8 Breakfasts (BB), 2 Lunches (L) and 6 Dinners with Wine (DW) all with tea or coffee. *ON KAUAI: 3 Buffet Breakfasts (BB) and 1 Dinner with Wine (DW) all with tea or coffee.
Luxury Hotels
  • Oahu: Relax in Luxury Gold style with you Ocean View Room at the Mailani Tower at the Royal Hawaiian, a Luxury Collection Resort.
  • Hawaii: Lap up pure Big Island indulgence with your Ocean View Room at Mauna Lani Bay Hotel, an Autograph Collection Hotel.
  • Maui: Immerse yourself in idyllic luxury in your Ocean View Room at the Grand Wailea, a Waldorf Astoria Resort.
Top Rated Highlights
  • Hawaii: Visit the Jaggar Museum to explore the exhibits of Pelehonuamea, Goddess of Volcanoes.
VIP Experiences
  • Oahu: With a local historian, enjoy an exclusive private tour of Iolani Palace, the only official royal residence in the United States.
  • Oahu: With Insight's advanced reserved tickets, spend time at the USS Arizona Memorial in Pearl Harbor.
  • Hawaii: Tour a coffee farm with a grower and taste the delicious Kona blend.
  • Hawaii: Visit Hawaii Volcanoes National Park, home to the world's largest volcano.
Inclusive Luxury Gold Services
  • You will be escorted by one of our fine Travelling Concierges, handpicked to serve as your expert guide, consummate organiser, and friend overseas.
  • Relax in comfort on Luxury Gold's air-conditioned, 40-seat coach with double the standard legroom, onboard restroom and and complimentary bottled water for you to enjoy while travelling.
  • Personal radio headsets give you the freedom to wander during visits to famous highlights, without missing any of your Local Expert's fascinating commentary.
  • We carry your bags for you and promptly deliver them to your hotel door.
  • Hotel and restaurant tips are included - you'll never have to worry about how much to give, nor search for foreign currency. We also include all taxes and porterage charges at hotels.
  • Stay connected with friends and family with our complimentary coach and hotel Wi-Fi (where available).
  • From time to time, your Travelling Concierge will enchant you with a Luxury Gold Flourish, which is a local specialty representing the destination.
  • At every hotel, you'll be treated to seamless baggage handling, with prompt delivery inside your room.
  • Included complimentary, private transfers are available on start and end dates, and when additional accommodation has been booked through Luxury Gold.

Call 718 442 8000 for more information or to book today! Mention code 13867615

Tour Operator
Luxury Gold by Insight
Offer
Offer valid through 6/30/2018
Duration
12 Days
Escorted
Escorted - Yes
DayDestinationDescription
Day 1WaikikiAloha Honolulu and Waikiki.: You will be greeted with a smile and a traditional flower lei before being transferred to your elegant oceanfront resort. Your room will offer fantastic views of Waikiki Beach and the ocean from your balcony. At 18:00, join your Travelling Concierge and fellow guests for a Welcome Dinner with wine. The Azure restaurant, adjacent to the famous Mai Tai Bar, is known for its daily fresh seafood brought together by Chef Shaymus Alwin. (Dinner with Wine)
Mailani Tower, The Royal Hawaiian, a Luxury Collection Resort, Waikiki (Ocean View Rooms).
Day 2Oahu IslandOahu Island Sightseeing.: Take an exclusive, local historian-guided tour of Iolani Palace, the only official royal residence in the United States. Next, explore downtown Honolulu viewing the Hawaii State Capitol, Washington Place, and the King Kamehameha Statue at Aliiolani Hale. A picturesque journey along the East Oahu shoreline provides views of Hanauma Bay and its crystal clear waters, the Halona Blowhole, and the slopes of Diamond Head. As the sun sets over the Pacific, enjoy a Highlight Dinner with drinks and entertainment from storytellers, musicians and dancers of the Aha'aina Luau. (Buffet Breakfast / Dinner with Wine)
Mailani Tower, The Royal Hawaiian, a Luxury Collection Resort, Waikiki (Ocean View Rooms).
Day 3WaikikiPearl Harbor and Leisure Time.: Begin the day at historic Pearl Harbor, home to the USS Arizona, honouring the military personnel killed in the 1941 surprise attack. Queue-jump with Luxury Gold's advanced reserved tickets. Later, enjoy a scenic drive into the volcanic crater known as Punchbowl, home to the National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific. The afternoon is at leisure. In the evening, your Highlight Dinner with wine is at the award-winning Chef Roy Yamaguchi's acclaimed Hawaiian fusion restaurant, Roy's Waikiki, best known for his eclectic blend of Californian-French-Japanese traditions and fresh ingredients from the islands. (Buffet Breakfast / Dinner with Wine)
Mailani Tower at The Royal Hawaiian, a Luxury Collection Resort, Waikiki (Ocean-view rooms).
Day 4Makaiwa BayThe Big Island of Hawaii.: In the morning fly to the Big Island to discover Kailua-Kona, once the capital of the Kingdom of Hawaii. Spend time exploring Kona, home of the world-famous Ironman World Championship Triathlon. Enjoy a seaside lunch in Kona at Huggo's, the locals' favourite. Next, discover the history of coffee at the Kona Coffee Living History Farm, and learn the story of the 1900s local coffee farmers. Travel toward your hotel, along lava fields, created by the volcanoes seen in the distance. The evening is at leisure. (Buffet Breakfast / Lunch)
Mauna Lani Bay Hotel, Makaiwa Bay (Deluxe Ocean View Rooms).
Day 5Makaiwa BayLeisure Time on Hawaii.: The day is yours to spend as you wish. Perhaps try your hand at a round of golf, lounge on the beach, read by the pool, or take a helicopter flight above rainforests and an active volcano? (Buffet Breakfast / Dinner with Wine)
Mauna Lani Bay Hotel, Makaiwa Bay (Deluxe Ocean View Rooms).
Day 6MauiHawaii Volcanoes National Park, Hilo to Maui.: Continue to discover the beauty of the volcanic landscape en route to Hawaii Volcanoes National Park. Walk where lava once flowed in the Thurston Lava Tube and view the world's largest volcano, Mauna Loa, as well as the active volcano, Kilauea. Visit the Jaggar Museum featuring exhibits of Pelehonuamea, the Hawaiian Deity of Volcanoes, before lunch at the Kilauea Lodge. Fly from Hilo to Maui, your home for the next three days. (Buffet Breakfast / Lunch / Dinner with Wine)
Grand Wailea, a Waldorf Astoria Resort (Ocean View Rooms).
Day 7Your Choice Maui ActivitiesYour Choice Maui Activities: Maui offers many activities which are included, so the choice is yours. Perhaps have a day of snorkelling off the coral reefs, take a whale watching cruise (seasonal) or travel the Road to Hana? Your Travelling Concierge is available to make all the arrangements. The evening is yours to enjoy at the resort. (Buffet Breakfast)
Grand Wailea, a Waldorf Astoria Resort (Ocean View Rooms).
Day 8MauiMaui At Leisure.: The day is at leisure for you to indulge in the pleasures of your resort. Maybe make it a spa day or soak up the warm tropical sunshine on the beach? With so many options available at the resort, your Travelling Concierge will assist in planning the perfect day for you. In the evening, join your fellow travellers at Humuhumunukunukuapua'a Restaurant for a Farewell Celebration Dinner with wine, featuring Maui's Chef of the Year, Michael Lofaro. (Buffet Breakfast / Dinner with Wine)
Grand Wailea, a Waldorf Astoria Resort (Ocean View Rooms).
Day 9Depart Maui or on to Kauai, the Garden IsleDepart Maui or on to Kauai, the Garden Isle.: Say 'A hui hou' as your 9-day trip concludes with a private transfer to Kahului Airport. Alternatively, for guests opting for the 12-day trip, depart for the lush garden isle of Kauai where upon arrival, you will be transferred through the eucalyptus 'Tree Tunnel' en route to the beaches of Poipu. The evening is free to settle in and enjoy the resort's amenities. (Buffet Breakfast)
Grand Hyatt Kauai Resort and Spa (Ocean View Rooms).
Day 10KauaiWaimea Canyon and Local Island Life.: In the morning, travel to the immense Waimea Canyon and marvel at its vibrant colours, resplendent in the changing island light. You will be accompanied by Aletha Kaohi, a local to Kauai and speaker of the Kauai Presence. Aletha will share what it is to be part of the Kauai community. The rest of the afternoon is at leisure among the sparkling waters and scented puakenikeni of your resort. (Buffet Breakfast)
Grand Hyatt Kauai Resort and Spa (Ocean View Rooms).
Day 11KauaiKauai At Leisure: The day is free for you to explore and take in the local sights. Perhaps take a helicopter flight over hidden waterfalls, pristine blue waters and Mana Waiapuna. In the evening, join your Travelling Concierge and fellow travellers for contemporary Hawaiian cuisine and wine, served amongst the open-air thatched huts, waterfalls and koi-filled lagoons of Tidepools Restaurant at your Farewell Celebration Dinner. (Buffet Breakfast / Dinner with Wine)
Grand Hyatt Kauai Resort and Spa (Ocean View Rooms).
Day 12LihueA Hui Hou Hawaii.: After breakfast overlooking the Pacific, you will be transferred to Lihue Airport. (Full Breakfast)
Dates/Pricing

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DatePrice / DescriptionQuote
09/16/2018$6,675.00* (USD) / Land Price - Definite DepartureQuote
10/14/2018$6,675.00* (USD) / Land PriceQuote
11/11/2018$6,850.00* (USD) / Land PriceQuote
Disclaimer
Notes: Twin prices are per person. Prices include economy air and air-related charges on flights between the islands of Oahu and Hawaii, Hawaii and Maui, and Maui and Kauai. Maui-Kauai flights included only on 12-day itinerary. Your first checked piece of luggage is included in your trip price. Due to airline policies on inter-island flights, all guests must provide their full name (as it appears on their passport), date of birth and gender at the time of deposit. Any additional baggage is US$35 per bag per flight and is the responsibility of the guest. 14 October and 11 November 2018: These departures will no longer overnight at 'Mauna Lani Bay Hotel' in Kona but will instead overnight at the 'Mauna Kea Beach Hotel' in Waimea.

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- Hotel Class Key: D: Deluxe SF: Superior First Class F: First Class

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