Iolani Palace

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  • Address: 364 S King St, Honolulu, HI, United States , 96813
  • Timings: 09:00 am - 04:00 pm Details
  • Phone: +1-8085220822
  • Fax: +1-8085321051
  • Ticket Price: 15 USD
  • Time Required: 02:00 Hrs
  • Tags: Palace, Family And Kids, Landmarks, Buildings And Structures

Iolani Palace stands for absolute opulence. The gorgeous palace with its exquisitely furnished rooms is a real sight to see and a popular tourist attraction in Honolulu. If you want to be taken back into a luxurious and extravagant era of royals and riches, this is the perfect place to be.

This place was the seat of the Hawaiian Monarchy and the grandiose look of those times has been preserved very well. The Blue Room (which has electric blue furniture) and the Throne Room are the highlights of this place. The Dining Halls and Private Suits are worth seeing as well. If you take a guided tour, you will be able to learn a lot more about the history of Hawaii as well as several fascinating anecdotes about the rooms.

Moreover, there are a lot of events that keep taking place at the palace to keep a look out for those. This place is as interesting as it is beautiful and a definite must-visit. Be sure to explore the palace thoroughly.

Honolulu’s most opulent attraction, the Iolani Palace Tickets indeed find a lot of takers, for more reasons than one. Hence, it is a wise thing to buy tickets for Iolani Palace in advance, as there are high chances if these being sold out. You can check out our tickets segment to avail some good deals on Tickets for Iolani Palace. Tours that include Iolani Palace ticket prices are definitely a good bargain, on the whole! Also, visit the popular attractions in the city by following Honolulu itinerary 4 days.

  • Visitors are welcome to photograph the Iolani Palace interior, exterior and grounds for personal use; however, flash photography and video are not permitted inside the Palace.


  • Adult: $14.75
  • Child (ages 5-12): $6
  • Group (10 or more), four weeks advance notice required: $11.75 per guest

Guided Tours:

  • Adult: $21.75
  • Child (ages 5-12): $6
  • Group (10 or more), four weeks advance notice required: $16.75 per guest

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  • Iolani Palace Address: 364 S King St, Honolulu, HI, United States , 96813
  • Iolani Palace Contact Number: +1-8085220822
  • Iolani Palace Timing: 09:00 am - 04:00 pm
  • Iolani Palace Price: 15 USD
  • Best time to visit Iolani Palace(preferred time): 09:00 am - 02:00 pm
  • Time required to visit Iolani Palace: 02:00 Hrs
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  • 77.7% of people who visit Honolulu include Iolani Palace in their plan

  • 45.79% of people start their Iolani Palace visit around 09 AM - 10 AM

  • People usually take around 2 Hrs to see Iolani Palace

Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday

90.86% of people prefer to travel by car while visiting Iolani Palace

People normally club together Diamond Head and Manoa Falls while planning their visit to Iolani Palace.

* The facts given above are based on traveler data on TripHobo and might vary from the actual figures
  • This place was beautiful. Talk about royalty! We had a hilarious and amazing tour guide for this. He used to work for the District Attorney, so he was telling us stories about how he used to come to this palace to do work here. The palace is beautiful. The tour is so interesting and has a lot to show you in such a short amount of time. They go through every room and show you so many things, it's hard to take it all in that this once was a place where royalty lived. We did the first tour of the morning and since this place is beautiful at that time. It's definitely worth checking out. Make sure to bring a camera or your phone because there's a lot of things you don't normally get to see up close like the jewels and crowns.

  • We only got to see the outside but what a beautiful building and surrounding area. Definitely a must-see if you are close by. Maybe check out the schedule for inside access and or tours. Parking was a little crazy but we eventually found street parking at a meter and walked a block or two which was not too bad. Part of a tour group would have even been better for parking purposes.

  • Very nicely maintained palace with good narration of history during the tour. 20 dollars for the entrance. I feel it's a bit pricey.. but the overall experience was very nice. If you don't want to enter the palace you can just enter the basement to visit the gift shop, jewelry section and kitchen. And roam the palace grounds.

  • Upper Floors were closed at noon due to overcrowding on Smithsonian's Museum Day. Touring the basement was interesting, but the famous jewel butterfly was not on view (currently on display at the art museum), and my friend and I had hoped to see all the rooms. Nevertheless we did get a good feel for the luxurious dining, advanced plumbing, and exceptional sophistication of palace life.

  • Beautiful historical place to visit and learn about the last monarchy of Hawaii. The transportation to get there is easy. It's almost in the center of everything. Highly recommended to visit this place first thing after landing in Hawaii.

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