Travel 2 Touring 18/19

UNITED STATES

Kauai

2 LAND AIR RAIL CRUISE NIGHTS STAYED Oahu

2

1

3

Maui

LAND NIGHTS STAYED

1

LAND AIR NIGHTS STAYED

3

Hawaii

1

ESCORTED TOUR PRICES FROM £3799pp

LAND RAIL CRUISE NIGHTS STAYED

INCLUDED TOUR HIGHLIGHTS • Easy pace tour with local guides on each island and ample free time • Marvel at the majestic Diamond Head volcano in Oahu • Discover the dramatic Volcanoes National Park • Visit the Royal Kona Coffee Museum and sample their famous coffee • Find out why Kauai is nick-named the Garden Isle on an island tour • See the Lao Needle in the tranquil Lao Valley 1 LAND RAIL NIGHTS STAYED 1 RAIL NIGHTS STAYED 1 LAND AIR RAIL NIGHTS STAYED 1 LAND CRUISE NIGHTS STAYED 1

11 day Hawaiian Discovery Honolulu • Waikiki Beach • Oahu • Big Island • Volcanoes National Park • Kauai • Maui • Kaanapali Beach

Day 1: Arrive Honolulu Upon arrival to the island of Oahu, you will be met and given a traditional flower lei greeting before transferring to world-famous Waikiki Beach. OHANA Waikiki East (2 nights) Day 2: Honolulu In the morning, meet your ATI Local Representative and depart for a full-day tour of Oahu. First, you will visit majestic Diamond Head. This extinct volcano is the backdrop to Waikiki Beach and offers superb views from the summit. Then, you’ll visit the exclusive Kahala residential area where some of Hawaii’s most spectacular homes are to be found. You will pass by Lolani Palace, the King Kamehameha Statue, and the Governor’s Mansion. After lunch, travel to the scenic North Shore to see the dramatic coastline and some of the most revered surfing beaches of the State. The evening is at leisure. Day 3: Honolulu – Big Island (Kona Coast) Enjoy a free morning to explore Waikiki Beach on your own before taking the brief flight to Kona, on the Big Island of Hawaii. Upon arrival in Kona, transfer to your hotel. Settle in and perhaps take an evening stroll along the beautiful shore. Royal Kona Resort (3 nights) Days 4 & 5: Big Island On day 4 embark on a tour of Volcanoes National Park. (Note: because this is an active volcano area, last minute tour changes may be necessary for safety’s sake.) Drive down the slopes of Pele’s home, Kilauea, passing Ka Lae, the southernmost tip of the United States. Your Escorted Island Tour also takes you to the Kailua Kona area and its famed Royal Kona Coffee Museum where you will be able to taste Kona Coffee during your stop over. View the picturesque Kealakekua Bay as well as Captain Cook’s Monument. Return to your hotel in early evening. The next day is free for independent exploration or relaxation. You may choose to take an optional evening tour to the summit of Mauna Kea for some of the best star gazing to be found. Day 6: Big Island - Kauai Transfer to the airport for your flight to Kauai, the oldest island in the Hawaiian chain. Upon arrival, you will be transferred to your hotel and the remainder of the day is at leisure to enjoy the beaches and the unique lush beauty of Kauai. You may also choose to join an optional sunset cruise along the stunning

Na-Pali coastline. This rugged stretch of coast is accessible only by air or boat and has been the setting of many Hollywood movies over the years, including King Kong in 1976. Kauai Beach Resort (2 nights) Day 7: Kauai Take a full-day island tour to understand why Kauai is nicknamed the Garden Isle. Celebrated for its brilliant emerald green tropical scenery, your tour will visit Bali Hai and Hanalei Bay, made famous by the movie South Pacific, as well as the beautiful Waimea Canyon. Day 8: Kauai – Maui (Kaanapali Beach) In the morning, transfer to Lihue Airport for the short flight to Maui, the second largest island in the Hawaiian chain. The afternoon is at leisure before you embark on an included sunset cruise from magnificent Kaanapali beach. Kaanapali Beach Hotel (3 nights) Day 9 & 10 Maui Meet your Local Representative and visit tranquil Lao Valley, often cloaked in mystical fog, even when the rest of the island is bathed in bright sunlight. Here you will see the Lao Needle, a sharply pointed lava pinnacle rising 1,200 feet above the valley floor. The rest of the day is at leisure. We suggest a visit to Lahaina town for lunch or dinner and shopping along the waterfront. The next day is a full day at leisure to enjoy the beach, hotel grounds or nearby shopping and to reflect on your journey through the Islands. Day 11: Depart Maui Bid the Hawaiian Islands a fond farewell and transfer to Kahului airport for your onward flight.

TOUR DETAILS

£3799 per person

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PRICES INCLUDE • 10 nights’ accommodation in named hotels or similar on a room-only basis • Transport by air-conditioned motorcoach • Services of local qualified guides on each island • Airport transfers and sightseeing as specified DEPARTURES 2019: Apr 5, 19; May 3, 17, 31; Jun 14, 28; Jul 12, 26; Aug 9, 23; Sep 6, 20; Oct 14, 18; Nov 1, 15, 29. 2012: Jan 10, 24; Feb 7, 21; Mar 6, 20

TOUR STYLE: Escorted

GROUP SIZE: 56 max

PHYSICAL DEMAND:

ACCOMMODATION LEVEL: 3 stars

Overnight hotels are subject to change. Should they vary from those shown in the itinerary, the alternative accommodation provided will always be of a similar standard.

Optional Pre/Post Stay Add-on nights are available in Honolulu and Maui. Please call for details.

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