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Honolulu Highlights & Majestic Maui

Immerse yourself in the beauty of Oahu and Maui with experiences that capture Hawaii’s history, terrain, and vibrant culture. Relax in this Pacific paradise at deluxe resort hotels on world-class beaches. Tour Honolulu with our knowledgeable Hawaiian guide and visit the USS Arizona Memorial at Pearl Harbor. Have the opportunity to tour Hawaii’s Hollywood Movie Sites, or discover native Hawaiian aquaculture. We celebrate our classic vacation Old Hawaii style with food, music, and dance at a traditional luau. Witness fields of pineapples stretching as far as the eye can see as we tour the Maui Pineapple Plantation! Along with included activities and attractions, you also have considerable free time for discovering all that the islands have to offer to enjoy paradise as you please.

Hosted By: Shelbey Roberts

WMBD-TV/WYZZ Evening News Anchor

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Airfare Included
Airfare Included
Exceptional Accommodations Included with Baggage Handling
Exceptional Accommodations Included with Baggage Handling
Most Meals Included
Most Meals Included
Premier Attractions
Premier Attractions
Professional Tour Directors
Professional Tour Directors
Motorcoach & Professional Driver
Motorcoach & Professional Driver
Low Deposit, Guaranteed Prices, & No Hidden Costs
Low Deposit, Guaranteed Prices, & No Hidden Costs
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Day 1 : Fly to Honolulu

We are welcomed to Hawaii by the warm tropical breezes of an island paradise! We receive a traditional Hawaiian flower lei greeting before we check in to the Waikiki Beach Marriott Resort & Spa in Oahu on beautiful Waikiki Beach.

Day 2 : Pearl Harbor

Start the day with a lovely included breakfast. We then enjoy a narrated tour of Hawaii's capital city, Honolulu, with our local driver-guide. We drive through the heart of the city, passing highlights such as Punchbowl Crater, home to the National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific, Iolani Palace where Hawaiian royalty once lived, and the 18-foot bronze statue of King Kamehameha. Taste the flavors of the island during our Holiday Vacations Welcome Lunch. The afternoon brings us to the USS Arizona Memorial & Visitor Center at Pearl Harbor where we remember and contemplate the events of December 7, 1941.

Breakfast, Lunch

Day 3 : Windward Oahu

This morning, find serenity at the beautiful Byodo-In Temple within Valley of the Temples Memorial Park before we travel along Oahu’s windward side to visit Kualoa Ranch in Kaneohe for a Hollywood Movie Sites Tour or Aloha Aina Tour. The choice is yours! On the Hollywood Movie Sites Tour, discover famed Ka’a’awa Valley, Hollywood’s “Hawaii Backlot” since the 1960s. Explore movie sites and encounter a rare storage space: an old WWII bunker in the side of the mountain that now houses models and props for films! Or choose an eco-tour at Aloha Aina and witness one of Oahu’s best-preserved ancient Hawaiian fishponds called Moli’i, carbon-dated up to 1,000 years old. In addition to discovering native Hawaiian aquaculture, learn about the fruits and flowers that grow here on a trolley tour.

Dinner

Day 4 : Oahu at Leisure

Today is yours to enjoy all that Oahu has to offer. Soak up the Hawaiian sunshine on Waikiki Beach, learn more about Hawaii’s rich heritage at Bishop Museum, or watch the sunset from the deck of a catamaran.

Dinner

Day 5 : Fly to Maui

Begin the day with a pleasant flight to Kahului on the island of Maui, known as The Valley Isle due to its lush landscape draped between rugged mountains. Admire native Hawaiian plants and learn about their importance in island history and culture as you wander through Maui Nui Botanical Gardens. Later we settle in at the Hyatt Regency Maui Resort & Spa located on Maui’s pristine Ka’anapali Beach.

Lunch

Day 6 : The Valley Isle

The day is yours to enjoy and explore Maui as you choose. Unwind along the magnificent stretch of shoreline or plan an adventure Hawaiian style! Travel to the summit of Haleakala or deep into the ocean to view colorful coral and fish that call this region home. This evening we celebrate our time on the islands with a traditional Drums of the Pacific Luau and Polynesian Show. Taste exotic flavors and tropical beverages as we enjoy the music and customary dances of the South Pacific at an authentic Hawaiian luau!

Breakfast, Dinner

Day 7 : Maui Pineapple Plantation

After a restful morning we leave our hotel and enjoy a Holiday Vacations Farewell Lunch with new friends. We conclude our classic Hawaiian getaway with pineapple! Join Maui Pineapple Tours to explore the massive fields on a working plantation. With the Pu’unianiau Volcano in the distance, we learn about production from the tiniest pineapples all the way to the final product! The sweetest fruit of the crop end up at Hali'imaile Distilling Company where we learn more during our tour and tasting. Then we say Aloha to Hawaii and depart for the airport to catch our overnight flight back to the mainland.

Maui Pineapple Tours 883 Hali’imaile Road Makawao, HI 96768 (808) 280-5745 808-665-5491 Guests will be doing a Maui Pineapple Tour + Hali’imaile Distilling Company Tour Pricing: $89 + tax + gratuity ($175 covers two guides) The pineapple visit is in stages. The group will have a field visit via the Maui Gold Plantation van with a tasting in the fields (or in plant if raining). You will also have a plant tour on foot (depending on group size). Guests will receive one free pineapple each that they can bring home following the tour. Note: Pineapple DOES count as a personal item (carry-on) for flight. The ride can be a bit bumpy and will not be able to accommodate any wheelchair bound guests. There are about 6 steps (can also be avoided but miss seeing into the packaging machines) on the tour. Ground is uneven at times (you are in a working pineapple field)

Lunch

Day 8 : Arrive Home

We arrive home with lovely memories from our paradise getaway.

Additional Tour Information

Your Holiday Vacations Experience Includes

  • All airfare
  • All inter-island flights, fuel surcharges, government fees, airport & departure taxes
  • Holiday Vacations Tour Director
  • Motorcoach & professional driver
  • Baggage handling at hotels
  • $100 Loyalty Credit for a future tour

All Accommodations Featuring

  • 4 nights at the Waikiki Beach Marriott Resort & Spa
  • 2 nights at the Hyatt Regency Maui Resort & Spa

Attractions & Highlights

  • Traditional flower lei greeting
  • Honolulu guided city tour
  • USS Arizona Memorial & Visitor Center at Pearl Harbor
  • Punchbowl Crater and the National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific
  • Byodo-In Temple
  • Hollywood Movie Sites Tour or Aloha Aina Tour
  • Leisure days on Oahu and Maui
  • Maui Nui Botanical Gardens
  • Drums of the Pacific Luau & Polynesian Show
  • Maui Pineapple Plantation Tour
  • Hali’imaile Distilling Company tasting and tour

8 Excellent Meals Featuring

  • Holiday Vacations Welcome Lunch
  • Holiday Vacations Farewell Lunch

Tour Dates & Pricing

Occupancy

Price Per Person

Double

$4999

Single

$6099

Final Payment Date: 02/14/2023

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Departure Cities

WMBD TV Pickup Locations:

Chicago, IL - O'Hare International Airport

East Peoria, IL - Holiday Inn & Suites

Normal, IL - Sam's Club

Shelbey Roberts

Shelbey Roberts is an Edward R. Murrow and Illinois Broadcasters Association Silver Dome award-winning evening anchor for WMBD and WYZZ News. Shelbey is also the reporter for the “Open for Business” segments, where she shares stories of local, small business owners and their investments in Central Illinois.

Shelbey first joined WMBD News in 2018 as a morning anchor of WMBD This Morning and Good Day Central Illinois (WYZZ).

Shelbey got her start in news as a camera operator at WMBF News in Myrtle Beach, SC. She then transitioned to Fox 28 News in Savannah, GA as a multi-media journalist. Shelbey is a proud graduate of the University of Michigan in Ann Arbor.

Join Shelbey and other WMBD/WYZZ viewers on this amazing vacation!