Polynesian Adventure Tours - Grand Circle Island Tour with Kualoa Ranch and Dole Plantation
The Grand Circle Island Tour provides a fun-filled day touring all the best spots on Oahu! On this popular Waikiki land tour, you'll see lush tropical forests, beautiful overlooks and coastline, and world-famous surfing breaks, in addition to visiting Oahu's spectacular Kualoa Ranch and Dole Plantation. The Grand Circle Island Tour includes stops at Amelia Earhart Lookout, Hanauma Bay, Halona Blowhole, Nu'uanu Valley, Kualoa Ranch, Oahu's North Shore, and the famous Dole Plantation. Operated by Polynesian Adventure Tours, this popular Waikiki land tour is a great opportunity for families and friends of all ages to enjoy the vast and spectacular natural scenery of Oahu on one fun-filled, fully guided island tour. The Grand Circle Island Tour is a fully guided, scenic land tour of Oahu aboard one of Polynesian Adventure Tour's deluxe touring vehicles. This fully narrated Waikiki land tour begins with local hotel pickup. You'll start off with a stop at Amelia Earhart Lookout, enjoying panoramic views of famous Diamond Head Crater. Guests will then enjoy a drive through the prestigious Kahala area, home to the most magnificent mansions of Oahu. This Waikiki land tour continues as you travel up the coastline, with stops at Halona Blowhole, Sandy Beach, and Makapu'u Point. Enjoy lush rainforests as tour continues through the Nu'uanu Valley to Nu'uanu Pali Lookout's spectacular view of Oahu's Windward Coast. Your Oahu day tour then stops at Oahu's famed Kualoa Ranch, where guests will enjoy the narrated "Legends and Legacy" walking tour. This tour continues on with a drive through the magnificent Kualoa Mountains to a panoramic lookout of famous Chinaman's Hat and Kaneohe Bay. Guests will then travel along the world-famous surfing breaks of Oahu's North Shore. Your final stop on this Waikiki day tour is the renown Dole Plantation. There guests can take a look around and do some shopping.
Gold Package: Upgrade your tour with the Gold Package. Enjoy a local-style buffet lunch at Kualoa's Ranch House. The lunch buffet offers a variety of delicious Hawaiian favorites, including Kualoa Field Green Salad, BBQ Pork Ribs and Kualoa Chili with Ranch Raised Grass-fed Beef and Paniolo Chili Seasonings.
- Amelia Earhart Lookout on the foothills of Diamond Head
- Drive through Kahala – Honolulu upscale neighborhood
- Hanauma Bay Lookout (except on Tuesdays when it is closed)
- Halona Blowhole
- Sandy Beach
- Makapu'u Point
- Byodo-In Temple (admission included) - No visit on Memorial Day
- Nu'uanu Pali Lookout
- See Chinaman’s Hat Island, called this for its unique shape
- Kualoa Ranch Legends and Legacy Tour (tram ride included)
- Oahu North Shore beaches
- Dole Plantation (have time to look around and shop)
- Pineapple and sugarcane fields of Central Oahu
- Tour includes a stop for a sit-down lunch (lunch not included, 1 hour approximately)
- Expert narration by professional tour guide
- Gold Package is an optional upgrade
This Waikiki land tour operates 7 days a week (excluding Christmas, New Years and Thanksgiving Day). The Grand Circle Island Tour is perfect for couples, families and children of all ages. This Oahu day tour begins with local hotel pick-up between 8:00 - 8:30 a.m. and hotel drop-off by approximately 6:00 p.m. Polynesian Adventure Tours has been in operation since 1977, and is known as Hawaii's premier island tour company. All tour operators are professional and friendly, fully trained and licensed.
A Waikiki land tour is a wonderful way to see all the beautiful sites of Oahu, enjoying the convenience of a fully narrated and guided tour. Waikiki-Tours offers several Oahu land tours -- choose from our wide selection of Waikiki day trips and land tours to plan your perfect Hawaii vacation. For the largest selection and lowest prices, book the Grand Circle Island day tour, plus all your Waikiki vacation activities, through Waikiki-Tours! Watch this short movie featuring highlights from the Grand Circle Island tour with Dole Plantation.
- Where and When:
- Complimentary Waikiki hotel pick-up.
This tour departs Waikiki at 8:15-8:35 am and returns at approximately 5:45 pm.
- There are no specific restrictions for this activity.
Please contact us if anyone in your party has special needs.
- Special Notes:
- Operation Days:
- Daily except Christmas, New Year's Day and Thanksgiving
- Polynesian Adventure Tours
- Air-conditioned luxury motorcoach with large viewing windows