Travel Tips

Fitting a Pearl Harbor Tour in to Your Schedule

By: Mark Loproto

It’s not easy finding time for everything you want to do during your Oahu vacation. With so much to do on the island in the limited time available—from adventures through... Read More

Best—and Worst—Days to Visit Pearl Harbor

By: Mark Loproto

If you're among the thousands of people planning a trip to Hawaii over the holiday season, you're also probably starting to think about tours and activities while you're here, including... Read More

Should I Visit Pearl Harbor on December 7?

By: Mark Loproto

Each year on December 7, the nation remembers the brave servicemen who lost their lives during the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor and other military targets on Oahu. The more... Read More

Tips for Your Inter-Island Pearl Harbor Tour

By: Mark Loproto

If you’re staying on a Hawaiian island other than Oahu and want to visit Pearl Harbor; trying to coordinate flights and tours might at first glance seem like too much... Read More

What Time Should I Arrive at Pearl Harbor?

By: Mark Loproto

There are a number reasons why you may not want to embark on an official Pearl Harbor tour. Maybe you don’t want to be tied to a schedule, or you... Read More

Do I Need To Tip My Pearl Harbor Guide?

By: Mark Loproto

The topic of tipping can be a minefield, especially when you’re on vacation. It can be difficult to know when you're expected to tip, not to mention how much. We’re... Read More

The Most Worry-Free Pearl Harbor Tour

By: Mark Loproto

When you book a tour or other adventure in Hawaii, it’s easy to find yourself overwhelmed by details. What about food? How are you going to get to your destination?... Read More

Pearl Harbor Tours from the Neighbor Islands

By: Mark Loproto

If you’re staying on Maui, Kauai, or the Big Island of Hawaii, you may be wondering whether you'll be able to fit a visit to Pearl Harbor into your vacation.... Read More

Organizing Your Visit to Pearl Harbor

By: Mark Loproto

You're coming to Hawaii, and near the top of your list of things to do while you're here is a visit to Pearl Harbor. There's a lot to see at... Read More

Hop Aboard the Waikiki Trolley!

By: Mark Loproto

There are many ways to get around on the beautiful island of Oahu, but the Waikiki Trolley is without a doubt the most scenic. The Waikiki Trolley operates several different... Read More

Veterans Day 2018 in Hawaii

By: Mark Loproto

Every year on November 11, we honor the brave men and women who put their lives on the line to protect their nation. Visitors to Hawaii can take part in... Read More

Should I Cancel My Visit to Pearl Harbor If It Rains?

By: Kellar Ellsworth

Pearl Harbor, one of the most historically significant sites in the United States, is also located in one of the most beautiful places in the world: on the Hawaiian island... Read More

Beyond Pearl Harbor: Other Oahu Activities

By: Mark Loproto

A trip to Oahu isn’t complete without a visit to the World War II Valor in the Pacific National Monument to explore the history of Pearl Harbor. The devastating surprise... Read More

Touring the USS Bowfin Submarine Museum and Park

By: Mark Loproto

One of the most popular sites at Pearl Harbor is located right next to the Pearl Harbor Visitor Center. In addition to an impressive vessel, it features are both indoor... Read More

Know Before You Go: Restrictions at Pearl Harbor

By: Mark Loproto

You're planning a visit to Pearl Harbor. You’re thrilled to finally see an important piece of American history, but you also know that there are certain responsibilities that come with... Read More

Preparing for Your Visit to Pearl Harbor

By: Mark Loproto

You've finally decided to see a major slice of American history: Pearl Harbor on the island of Oahu. As you prepare yourself for your Pearl Harbor visit, keep the following things in mind so... Read More

Things To Do At Night Near Pearl Harbor

By: Tara Tyrrell

Visiting Pearl Harbor to pay your respects to those who lost their lives during the attack 75 years ago is certainly a day out that you’ll never forget. Whether you... Read More

What’s the Best Time to Visit Pearl Harbor?

By: Alison

For most kids, summer break is just around the corner. It's time to schedule some time off and book a vacation to Oahu and a visit to Pearl Harbor. But when is... Read More

Plan Your Perfect Visit to Pearl Harbor

By: Alison

Today is finally the day. Your travel and accommodations are set. You've booked your tour tickets. All that's left to do is sit back, relax, and enjoy your visit to... Read More

Things to Know Before Visiting Pearl Harbor

By: Alison

No visit to Honolulu is complete without visiting Pearl Harbor. On December 7, 1941, the Japanese attacked the U.S. Navy base, killing more than 1,500 crewmen and pulling the U.S. into... Read More