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Snorkeling, Surfing & Submarines in Hawaii With Your Grandchild

Program No. 4827RJ
Get your feet wet with your grandchild on a marine adventure through the islands as you surf, snorkel and ride a submarine through the warm, tropical waters of Hawaii.

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9 days
8 nights
18 meals
8B 3L 7D
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At a Glance

Ride the Hawaiian waves with your grandchild, and dive beneath them to explore life under the sea! This marine adventure with your grandkid will bring you face to fin with a rainbow of tropical fish as you snorkel through coral reefs. Discover sunken ships, sea turtles and maybe even a shark aboard a passenger submarine. Learn about Polynesian culture during “paina” dinner party and surf culture during lessons in Waikiki on this aquatic island expedition.
Activity Level
Outdoor: Spirited
Walking two miles over uneven varied terrain, stairs. Climbing in and out of water on beaches, flat rock surfaces and a boat. Get on/off bus several times a day. Elevations up to 4,100 feet.

What You'll Learn

  • Explore the world beneath the warm Hawaiian waters in a real submarine, and swim with sea turtles on a snorkeling adventure.
  • Learn to surf with your grandchild, and ride the waves in an outrigger canoe.
  • Visit Hawaii Volcanoes National Park, home of the active Kilauea volcano!

General Notes

Program is for grandchildren ages 10-14. Snorkeling equipment included, however, personal snorkeling gear encouraged for best fit. For a comparable family adventure for all generations, check out "Hawaiian Water Adventure: A Family Marine Exploration" (#20992). Due to the nature of this program, listening devices are not available.
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18 Meals
8 Breakfasts
3 Lunches
7 Dinners
The following choices may be available when requested in advance: Vegetarian
Lodgings may differ by date. Select a date to see the lodgings specific to that date.
Jul 06, 2024 - Jul 14, 2024
  • Jul 06, 2024 - Jul 14, 2024
  • Jul 06, 2024 - Jul 14, 2024 (Honolulu, Oahu, Hawaii to Kona, Big Island of Hawaii)
3 nights
The Hilton Garden Inn Waikiki Beach is located in the heart of Waikiki and 2 blocks away from the world famous Waikiki Beach. Just out the hotel front door is the International Marketplace, filled with diverse dining options, shopping, and often live performances and craft fairs. It is also within walking distance of other popular attractions such as Kapiolani Park (great for morning or evening walks), the Honolulu Zoo, and the Waikiki Aquarium.
1 night
Comfortable, laid back Hilo is the gateway to Hawaii Volcanoes National Park and an authentic taste of Hawaii's Big Island. The Hilo Hawaiian Hotel is located right on Hilo Bay and only two miles from Hilo Airport. Old banyan trees line the drive to the hotel, most of which were planted in the 1930's by celebrities such as Babe Ruth, Amelia Earhart and Cecil B. DeMille. Mauna Kea looms in the background and the arched bridge that leads to Coconut Island is only steps from the doors of the property. The hotel is flanked by a beautiful beach, the Liliuokalani Gardens and the Naniloa Country Club.
4 nights
The Royal Kona Resort is a full service hotel in downtown historic Kailua-Kona village, on the ocean with three separate buildings/towers. It features a natural salt-water swimming lagoon and sandy sunning area, in addition to a split-level freshwater pool and children's pool.

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