Spiritual Hawaiian Culture Tour From Honolulu
OverviewThis 6 hour long tour is designed as an experience exposing the ancient Hawaiian traditional practices of the connection the Polynesian culture has with the deep mana, or divine energy. You will be taken to up to4of Hawaii's most spiritual andculturallysignificant sites. Theyinclude the Mapaku'u Point Lookout overlooking the Healing Tide pools, theUlupo Heiau State Historical Site and theByodo-In Temple (Valley of the Temples Memorial Park). Beyond the dramatic beauty of the island, you will learn and experience for yourself,the reason whyHawai'iis a special place for spiritual connection with the universe. Included in the price is pick-up/drop-off from your preferred location on Oahu, a welcoming lei, bottled water, healthy locally grown organic fruit, and a small gift from the kumu/kahu leading the tour.
- Free hotel pickup and drop-off included
- Led by a local guide
- Small-group tour
Know More about this tourThis tour will take you on a half day (6 hours) excursion to the south/east side of Oahu leaving between 7 and 10 am. The complimentary pick-up and drop off is from your preferred location on the island (there is a $100 surcharge fee for pickup drop off outside of Honolulu metropolitan area).
You will not miss any of the popular picturesque beauty of the island while at the same time you will be exposed to the depth of the authentic Hawaiian culture, history and spirituality, the wisdom of the elders, and their connection with the nature of Polynesia.
Our small group tours (up to 6 people) willimmerse you in surroundings so you can feel a unique connection to aspecific placeand its particular importance and be embraced,maybeeven shifted by the experience. We willintroduceyou to legends of gods and goddesses from Hawaiian and similarPolynesiancultures; you mightwitness chanting, movement, prayer, song- anynumber ofways in which the human spirit shines forth in theworldand inspires peace and joy. TheKahuorKumuwill bringAlohaenergy into every aspect ofyourtour. As you journey with us you will come away warmed, relaxed, and ready to absorbeven moreof the beauty that the islands have to offer.
Some of the locations of this tour are Makapu'u lookout (with a view over the healing tide pools), Byodo-In Buddhist Temple in the Valley of the Temples, Ho'omaluhia Botanical Garden andUlupo Heiau State Historical Site.
You will travel in the comfort of a new air conditioned Mercedes mini van. The tour is guided by a native Hawaiian Kahu or Kumu (a hawaiian teacher) and accompanied by a professional driver who will make you feel at home. Our vehicles are a private, air-conditioned, newMercedes mini vans. There are 6 passenger seats per vehicle available for this tour and if your group is larger than this number, we can accommodate a second vehicle with 7 more seats.
Inclusions for Spiritual Hawaiian Culture Tour From Honolulu
- Light refreshments
- Bottled water
- Live commentary on board
- All activities
- Small-group tours
- Hotel pickup and drop-off in the Honolulu metropolitan area
- Transport by air conditioned Mercedes mini van
Exclusions for Spiritual Hawaiian Culture Tour From Honolulu
- Gratuities (recommended)
- Additional $100 fuel surcharge for pick up/drop off from outside of the Honolulu metropolitan area
Confirmation will be received at time of booking
Children must be accompanied by an adult
A maximum of 6 people per booking (per vehicle). In case the group is larger, a second and third vehicle is available.
Not recommended for participants with heart complaints or other serious medical conditions
Not recommended for pregnant women
A small amount of walking is involved
Fully customizable pick up / drop of location. Please keep in mind that there is an additional $100 fuel surcharge for pick up/drop off from outside of the Honolulu metropolitan area.
- If you cancel within 3 calendar days (72 hours) of the scheduled departure time, the cancellation charge will be 100% of the undiscounted tour price.
- If you cancel between 4 to 7 Calendar days before scheduled tour departure,the cancellation charge will be 50% of the undiscounted tour price.
- If you cancel at least 8 calendar days in advance of the scheduled departure time, there is no cancellation fee. You will receive Full Refund for the paid amount.
- Please note that in case of No show, the cancellation charge will be 100% of the listed tour fare.
- Please note tours booked using discount coupon codes will be non refundable.