North Shore and Circle Island Adventure
Travel with the islands premier eco-tour company on an exciting journey of discovery to the famous North Shore of Oahu.
Driving over the jagged Koolau Mountains to the windward side of the island, our first stop is the fabled Valley of the Temples where we visit the picturesque Byodo Temple located at the base of stunning 2000 foot lush green cliffs.
Then we drive along the scenic shores of Kahana Bay arriving at Laie Point, a great opportunity to observe several native plant species while marvelling at the breathtaking views of Kukuihoolua islet and the wild and rugged eastern-Oahu coastline.
Continuing North to Kahuku, we visit a shrimp farm to see endangered wetland birds, including Black-neck stilts, Hawaiian coots and Moorhens.
Our next stop is the world famous Sunset Beach where incredible waves thrill viewers, especially between November and April.
Following the stunning coastline of legendary Waimea Bay we stop at a well-known basking and feeding ground to look for wild Green Sea Turtles.
Traveling South we drive through the colorful and historic village of Haleiwa, home to many surfers, artists and craftspeople.
After passing extensive pineapple fields we arrive at our last stop, the historic Dole Plantation.
On the way towards Pearl Harbor your nature guide will show you the location of the mysterious and sacred Kukaniloko Birthing Stones, "HawaiiÂ´s Stonehenge", where royal chiefs of the islands were born for over 800 years.
You will receive a voucher including all information you need including:
- Where do you have to call to confirm the booking
- The location of the meeting point
- How to receive pick up time
Print out the voucher and read the instructions carefully.
Address or meeting point Pick up at designated points in Waikiki.
Hours & minutes 5-6 hours
Start or opening time Pick up begins at 12:30pm.
End or closing time Return 6:30pm
Guides & companions
Is it done with a guide, a driver and/or an instructor? Yes a driver/guide.
Which languages do guide/instructors speak? English.
Is lunch/dinner included on this tour? No.
What is the fitness level required? Beginner- Easy
Would people with limited mobility have accessibility problems? (to the vehicle, to the restaurant,...) Yes.
Is it feasible for wheelchair-confined persons? No.
How much walking is required? (km, meters) 30 minutes total.
Type of vehicle used Van.
Does the vehicle have air conditioning? Yes.