10910
Hawaii
The Best of Oahu and Maui
Learn the story of Hawaii through the islands of Oahu and Maui, where you’ll discover an ancient heiau (temple), explore historic sites and museums, and visit a royal palace.
Rating (4.5)
Program No. 10910BSY
Length
9 days
Starts at
2,295
9 days
8 nights
18 meals
7B 5L 6D
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At a Glance

Experience the essence of “aloha” as you are welcomed into the beauty of two Hawaiian islands. Learn how the islands were created, discovered and colonized while you enjoy Hawaii’s spectacular beauty and warm climate. Ideal for first-time visitors and great for returnees, this program provides a window into true Hawaiian culture, exploring Oahu and Maui from an uncommon perspective with local experts.
Activity Level
Moderate
Walking on uneven surfaces from three blocks up to one mile over the course of the day; some stairs and uneven surfaces.

Best of all, you'll ...

  • Enjoy field trips to the Bishop Museum, the USS Arizona Memorial and Queen Emma’s Summer Palace.
  • Discover Hawaii’s geology and culture with a journey to Oahu’s scenic east end, a visit to a heiau (ancient site) and Maui's historic Iao Valley.
  • Get an exclusive expert-led visit with Hawaiian marine life at the Maui Ocean Center.
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Pamela Brummond
Pamela’s passion for travel, adventure and cultural knowledge started as a young girl while traveling with a ballet company. She studied Environmental Studies at the University of New Mexico and went on to work with the Red Cross. She has worked and lived on Maui, Oahu, Kauai and the Big Island since 1970 and has traveled extensively in Europe, Asia, Africa and the Middle East. She is active with the Kailua Hawaiian Civic Club and Environmental Volunteer and is an avid hiker and ocean enthusiast.
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