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Kawaiahaʻo Church: Our most recommended tours and activities

Honolulu: Pearl Harbor, USS Arizona, and City Tour

1. Honolulu: Pearl Harbor, USS Arizona, and City Tour

Spend the day visiting the most important historical sites and landmarks of Honolulu, Hawaii. Visit Pearl Harbor, USS Arizona Memorial, Iolani Palace, Kawaiahao Church, the Hawaii State Capitol, Honolulu City Hall, and more. Begin your tour with a visit to Pearl Harbor Visitor Center. Enjoy the exhibits, galleries, and displays before boarding a Navy boat shuttle for a tour of the harbor along “Battleship Row.” Step off the boat to explore the USS Arizona Memorial, then continue to the National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific at Punchbowl Crater. See the historical landmark against a backdrop of rolling hills and lush foliage. Wrap up your experience with a narrated tour of downtown Honolulu. Spot the impressive state buildings and learn about the Iolani Palace, the official residence of Hawaii’s last reigning monarch and the only royal palace in the United States. Make your way to the Hawaii State Capitol grounds. See the Eternal Flame, Korean and Vietnam War Memorials, Liberty Bell, the majestic statue of King Kamehameha, and Kawaiahao Church.

Honolulu: Pearl Harbor, USS Arizona, Might Mo, and City Tour

2. Honolulu: Pearl Harbor, USS Arizona, Might Mo, and City Tour

Experience the legacy of Pearl Harbor with a guided tour in Honolulu. Enter Pearl Harbor to explore the Battleship Missouri and listen to an audio-guided tour of the USS Arizona Memorial. Pass by iconic sites in Honolulu including the King Kamehameha Statue and City Hall. Be picked up from a select number of locations in Honolulu and spend the day exploring a part of US history in Honolulu. See Pearl Harbor, the USS Arizona, Battleship Missouri, and Honolulu. Arrive at Pearl Harbor and be transported back in time with an audio guide tour of the USS Arizona Memorial. See footage and memorabilia from the attack on Pearl Harbor as you admire the final resting place of the sunken ship. See Mighty Mo, the Battleship Missouri, up close, and walk the decks while you listen to its storied history from your guide. Visit the Battleship Missouri, also known as Mighty Mo, and walk the decks of the battleship. Learn about the history of the ship and its role in ending WWII. From Pearl Harbor, head to Honolulu. Pass Hawaii icons like the King Kamehameha Statue, the National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific Punchbowl, the Hawaii State Capitol, City Hall, and Kawaiahao Church.

Oahu: Honolulu Haunts Guided Ghost Tour

3. Oahu: Honolulu Haunts Guided Ghost Tour

Experience the darker side of Honolulu – if you dare. On this walking tour of the historic downtown area, your guide will take you to the most haunted sites on the island. Explore the history of each location and hear creepy legends of encounters with ghosts. Learn the tale of a postal worker who still reports for his shift from beyond the grave. Hear about an encounter with the legendary Night Marchers, and other well-researched stories. Discover the dark history of this island paradise on a chilling guided tour.

Oahu: Pearl Harbor, USS Arizona, and City Highlights Tour

4. Oahu: Pearl Harbor, USS Arizona, and City Highlights Tour

Visit the Arizona Memorial, Pearl Harbor, and Honolulu's historic district. This tour will transport you to the morning of December 7, 1941, giving you insight into the moment that thrust America into World War II. Start with pickup from your hotel and travel by bus to the Pearl Harbor Historic Sites Visitor Center. Afterward, browse through the historic artifacts on display. Ride the Navy launch across Pearl Harbor to board the Arizona Memorial, which marks the resting place of soldiers killed in the attacks on Pearl Harbor. Your journey continues with a visit to the Punchbowl National Cemetery of the Pacific. You will also drive through the Courts of the Missing, a memorial that commemorates those missing in action from World War II, the Korean War, and the Vietnam War. The conclusion of your tour provides an overview of Honolulu's historic district. You will visit `Iolani Palace, the only royal palace on American soil, Kawaiahao Church, the State Library and Archives, the statue of King Kamehameha, Honolulu Hale, and the Mission Houses Museum. This amazing Oahu tour to Pearl Harbor is an exciting and dynamic immersion into World War II history. See important landmarks and memorials, as well as other historically significant sites on land and sea excursion.

Oahu: Landmarks and Architecture Highlights Guided Tour

5. Oahu: Landmarks and Architecture Highlights Guided Tour

Embark on a private driving tour of Oahu's outstanding architecture and landmarks with a local guide and discover Oahu's highlights in just a few hours. See Diamond Head State Monument, Koʻolau Range and Iolani Palace, Kawaiahao Church, Ali'iolani Hale, and Nu'uanu Pali. Start with pickup from your hotel and take a relaxing ride to Honolulu’s most renowned landmarks. Discover Waikīkī’s main passage and drive around the steep southern face of Diamond Head State Monument and admire the views of the rocky cliffs and the crystal clear ocean. Admire the iconic gold-leafed statue of Kamehameha the Great prominently displayed in the Aliiolani Hale Courtyard. Listen to your guide share its unique story before discovering the impressive state buildings. Learn about Iolani Palace, the official residence of Hawaii’s last reigning monarch. Stop by Nu‘uanu Pali Lookout for breathtaking coastal, cliffs, and mountain scenery steeped in history and folklore. See the site of one of the bloodiest battles in Hawaiian history. Have your camera ready as you ride along the Interstate H-3, Hawaii’s newest highway and the Island’s main Eastside-Westside thoroughfare through the Ko‘olau Mountain Range. Take in the beautiful views while exiting the 5,165-foot-long Tetsuo Harano Tunnel onto O‘ahu’s Windward side.

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What people are saying about Kawaiahaʻo Church

Overall rating

4.4 / 5

based on 592 reviews

Our tour guide was very knowledgeable about the entire event. Very moving tour, I do wish more people respected the being silent rule on USS Arizona

Wonderful tribute to our fallen heroes. Very emotional experience. Must see.

It gave you a good understanding of what happened that day.

Return time was inaccurate but everything else was perfect.

Moving and informative experience which I highly recommend