Experience a captivating journey through history with the Arizona Memorial Pearl Harbor & Historic Honolulu City Tour departing from Kauai. Begin your day via immersing yourself in the solemn atmosphere of Pearl Harbor's Visitor Center, where you'll delve into the tragic activities that unfolded on December 7, 1941. Walk in the footsteps of heroes as you board a Navy boat and make your way to the long-lasting USS Arizona Memorial, suspended above the sunken battleship. Witness the "black tears of the Arizona" as oil continues to seep from the wreckage, serving as a poignant reminder of the lives lost during the attack.
At the Pacific Historic Park, engage with informative exhibits, watch an official film featuring footage of the Pearl Harbor attack, and explore World War II museums showcasing artifacts and memorabilia. From Battleship Row to the Bowfin Submarine, you'll encounter firsthand the remnants of America's naval history.
Afterward, embark on a historic tour of downtown Honolulu, where you'll be enchanted by the city's rich heritage. Visit the Hawaii State Capitol Building, Iolani Palace, the only royal palace on American soil, and the majestic Kawaiahao Church. Admire the imposing statue of King Kamehameha the Great and marvel at the architectural beauty of Aliiolani Hale, where the popular TV series Hawaii Five-0 was filmed. Conclude your journey at Punchbowl National Cemetery of the Pacific, a solemn tribute to fallen soldiers.
This tour is a captivating blend of remembrance, education, and exploration, offering a profound understanding of how Hawaii evolved from a kingdom and republic to becoming the 50th state of the United States. Book your tour today to embark on a transformative journey through history. Contact us for pricing and availability.