Best Tours you can do at Pearl Harbor – Part 2

By: Tara Tyrrell

There are so many fantastic Pearl Harbor tours, so to help you mix things up a bit, here are two more amazing Pearl Harbor tours that are guaranteed to provide you with a historical and cultural experience like no other.

Private Pearl Harbor Tour from Turtle Bay Resort

Your private visit begins at the entrance of Turtle Bay Resort, where you’re welcomed by your very own chauffeur and driven to Pearl Harbor.

As you travel from the North Shore to Pearl Harbor, your guide shares information about the history of Pearl Harbor and the fateful attack on December 7, 1941. You also pass by the area where the radar station that first spotted the enemy planes was located.

Upon your arrival at Pearl Harbor, your guide escorts you to the Visitor Center, where you get a brief orientation, after which you receive your tickets for the timed program at the Arizona Memorial and begin your experience at the World War Two Valor in the Pacific National Monument.

Punchbowl Cemetery

Punchbowl National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific

First, there’s a 23-minute documentary film, after which you board a Navy shuttle boat to the Arizona Memorial. You have access to the three rooms that make up this remarkable monument, and also the opportunity to look down to the sunken ship below and witness the “black tears of the Arizona.”

After your visit to the memorial, you can choose to visit one of three other historic sites at Pearl Harbor: the Bowfin submarine, Battleship Missouri, or the Pacific Aviation Museum. Each of these come with their own unique story, and reason to visit.

Pearl Harbor & North Shore Tour from Kona

Day trips are also available from the Big Island to Honolulu, to see the historic locations and epic beaches on the beautiful island of Oahu. Round-trip airfare is included from Kona, along with admissions and the North Shore visit, and it’s just a short flight from Kona, on the Big Island of Hawaii!

Tour Pearl Harbor

Visiting Pearl Harbor is like nothing else you’ll ever experience. Learn the story of the 1941 Japanese attack, with expert guides providing a local insight into the war, allowing you to thoroughly enjoy the compelling experience this excellent tour of Pearl Harbor offers.

Famous North Shore Beaches

Oahu’s North Shore

Endless photo opportunities await when you experience the beauty of the North Shore of Oahu. Your first stop is at the Dole Pineapple Plantation for a delicious treat to enjoy on your way to the historic town of Haleiwa. World-class surfers are a regular sight here, and beach-goers enjoy the pristine beaches of Waimea Bay and Sunset Beach. After all this, you get to see the beauty of Oahu’s other scenic destinations including La’ie Point and the Nu’uanu Pali lookout.

Check Oahu off your list with the Kona to Pearl Harbor and North Shore Tour!

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