Experience the Best of Oahu with Our Grand Circle Island Tour

Discover the beauty and culture of Oahu in just one day on our Grand Circle Island Tour. Whether you’re a first-time visitor or a seasoned explorer, this is the ultimate way to soak up everything the island has to offer.  Prepare to be amazed as you visit Oahu’s most breathtaking landmarks, destinations, and top sightseeing attractions including Dole Pineapple Plantation, North Shore beaches, Waimea Valley, Pali Lookout, Diamond Head, and the famous windward beaches.

The Circle Island Tour begins with a complimentary hotel pickup from Waikiki in a comfortable Sprinter van with a professional tour guide ready to bring to life the history of our land and its people.  So sit back, relax, and embark on an unforgettable adventure on our Oahu island tour!

Tour Highlights

  • Green World Coffee Farms – official stop where you’ll learn about the process of how Hawaii’s coffee is grown and distributed “from farm to table.”
  • “World Famous” Dole Pineapple Plantation
  • Historic Haleiwa Town – official stop where you’ll explore the historic plantation town of Hale`iwa. Learn about Hawaii’s Royalty and visit the many well preserved buildings that make it a popular destination for visitors and locals.
  • Haleiwa Lunch – official stop – You’ll be presented with a menu early on in the tour to give you an opportunity to select your meal.
  • Hale`iwa Macnut Farm – official stop – Situated on 24 acres of lush land spanning along Oahu’s North Shore, you’ll visit this working macadamia nut farm that has been in operation for over 4 decades.
  • Lush Waimea Valley – official stop – Hike to a 45′ waterfall where you’ll be able to kick off your shoes and experience the icy cold water of the Kamananui Stream.  While hiking this beautiful valley, you’ll learn why early settlers in 1092 A.D. chose Waimea Valley to award the “Kahuna Nui” (Highest of Priests) in perpetuity due to its many natural resources.
  • Kualoa Beach Park – official stop – Stretch your legs and use the opportunity to take snap Instagram-worthy photo ops of the majestic Ko`olua mountain range and the tantalizing Kaneohe Bay.
  • Byodo-In Temple – official stop – Discover this hidden gem, featured by National Geographic’s 20 most beautiful Buddhist Temples in the world, nestled at base of the Ko`olau Mountains.  Enjoy its serene atmosphere and intricate architectural details as you have an opportunity to explore.
  • Nu`uanu Pali – official stop – One of Hawaii’s most scenic and historic places is the Nu`uanu Pali. Learn the mo’olelo (stories) of Hawaii’s famed King, King Kamehameha and the great battle that took place at this historic site.

Mountain top lookouts and a drive around the jagged peaks of the Ko’olau Mountains are just a few sites you can look forward to seeing on your Circle Island Tour of of Oahu. You’ll also get to see the turquoise waters and surf beaches along Oahu’s North Shore.

The Oahu Circle Island Tour is one of our most popular because it packs in all of Oahu’s top attractions in an enjoyable and relaxed full-day experience. Plus, you’ll return back to your Waikiki hotel early enough to catch a Luau, dinner cruise, or evening out at a local restaurant.

Need a ride to Honolulu airport (HNL) or around Oahu? Use SpeediShuttle or holoholo for affordable, local transportation options.

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Oahu Circle Island Tour Itinerary

  • Waikiki Hotels Pickup and Drop Off
  • World Famous Dole Pineapple Plantation
  • Historic Haleiwa Town
  • Hale`iwa Macnut Farm
  • Lunch Stop A daily menu will be presented to you early in your tour giving you an opportunity to select your meal.
  • Lush Waimea Valley
  • Kualoa Beach Park (photo opportunity)
  • Byodo-In Temple
  • Nu`uanu Pali

Our pick-up locations are located at most major hotels in Oahu or convenient designated pick-up spots if access is not available at your hotel.

The Circle Island Tour on Oahu is a full day event.  Pick-up is at approximately 7:45 am with a return to your hotel at approximately 5:00 pm.  Circle Island Tours from Waikiki are available on Thursday, Friday, Saturday, and Sunday.

The Circle Island Tour on Oahu is a full day event.  Pick-up is at approximately 7:45 am with a return to your hotel at approximately 5:00 pm.  Circle Island Tours from Waikiki are available on Thursday, Friday, Saturday, and Sunday.

Instead of large buses, we employ local guides driving smaller vehicles for our Circle Island Oahu tours. These smaller vehicles help create a safer and more intimate, relaxing, and educational experience.

Cancellations of our Circle Island Tours are at no charge up to 24 hours prior to the initial tour time. Any cancellation 24 hours or less before pick-up time will be charged the full rate for the ride. Cancellations to Oahu tours made after hours by answering service will be accepted based on the time-stamp on the message.

What to Bring

  • Comfortable shoes for walking

  • Sunscreen

  • Hat and Sunglasses

  • Water bottle

*Children​ ​2-11​ ​years​ ​old