Learn about the history of WWII and explore Oahu’s famed North Surf surfing beaches, emerald mountains, and secret beautiful valleys in the Pearl Harbor and Oahu Circle Island Tour Combo departing Maui. Fly from Maui to Pearl Harbor and Oahu, and experience a day of drama, history, and picturesque beauty.
We start at Pearl Harbor where the tragic events that propelled the U.S. into World War II will come to life. You will know how, on December 7, 1941, Japanese forces launched a surprise attack on Pearl Harbor which resulted in the sinking of USS Arizona and caused huge loss of life. Watch the moving documentary film that features the archival footage of the attack.
A Navy boat will carry you through the Harbor to the famous USS Arizona Memorial. It is an exemplary white structure hanging over the ruins of the sunken battleship. Witness the names of the 1,177 seamen inside the Memorial in the Shrine Room. These are the people who lost their lives in the attack.
As you look down into the Harbor, you will notice the oil drops. They are referred to as “The Black Tears of the Arizona”. You will be surprised to know that the oil drops continue to escape the sunken hull, even today.
Observe the galleries in the Pearl Harbor Visitor Center museum which has vivid images, artifacts, and memorabilia. Check out the bookstore offering a broad collection of historic WWII memorabilia, books, and souvenirs.
Head to the renowned North Shore in our Maui to Pearl Harbor tour. Every November and December world champions compete at famous Waimea Bay and Sunset Beach. Soak up the charm of Haleiwa Town, with its many galleries, shops, and cafes on this Hawaiin adventure.
Learn about Hawaii’s legendary pineapple crop as we stop at Dole Pineapple Plantation. Explore the valleys and cliffs of the emerald green Koolau Mountains and the rocky shoreline of South Oahu. Immerse yourself in the panoramic views at Nuuanu Pali Lookout, Makapuu Point, and Hanauma Bay. You will have a delicious lunch at a secret oceanfront location along the way.
Learn about the history, heritage, and culture of Oahu and Hawaii as our knowledgeable tour guides narrate the fascinating account about it. Travel in comfort and luxury in our well-maintained minibus and enjoy the personal experience of our small group tours. We will make sure that you reach Honolulu Airport on time for your return flight to Maui.
Book your Maui to Pearl Harbor inter-island tour today to experience Oahu’s memorable history and beauty in one dramatic day.