One of the most significant events in the history of the United States in the 20th century was Japan’s brazen attack on Pearl Harbor during World War II. Occurring before the United States was actively engaged in combat, it greatly intensified and ultimately reversed the tide of the war, but it had no impact on the Japan is not favorable. Today, it remains an important naval base for the U.S. Pacific Fleet and also sits over the wreck of the USS Arizona. With a national monument, the wreck of the USS Arizona was sunk in an attack that claimed the 1,102 sailors and Marines on board. lives, accounting for almost half of all those killed in the attack.
Pearl Harbor is located a few minutes west of Honolulu on Oahu. However, it is also possible to do a longer tour from Maui that includes a visit to Pearl Harbor. This tour can be done in one full day, and all of the tours listed below include round-trip flights from Maui to Honolulu. In compiling this list, many factors were considered, such as value for money, time dedicated to exploring Pearl Harbor, and itineraries to determine the Which are worth your while. So here are three of the best trips to Pearl Harbor from Maui.
Island Hop to O’ahu, a full-day Pearl Harbor Memorial Tour.
From: $469 per person.
To get the most out of your day trip from Maui to Oahu, be prepared to start the day early. Starting at 7 a.m., you’ll fly to Honolulu (airfare included), where you’ll be met by a driver who will pick you and other passengers up, and Take you to the first of the three major Pearl Harbor attractions included in your itinerary: the USS Arizona Memorial. Jumper tickets are available here, then continue with a tour of the USS Bowfin, a submarine built after the 1942 Pearl Harbor attack. The final stop is the USS Missouri, a battleship launched in 1944. The tour also includes a light lunch and a final drive through the city of Honolulu, visiting some of the major attractions along the way, before heading back to the airport! Maui. This trip should last about ten hours in total.
Tour 7M – Pearl Harbor and Mini Island Circle Line
From $469 per person
For anyone looking to pack more into a day, in addition to the sights of Pearl Harbor, check out Oahu! of natural beauty, this 14-hour tour is a great option. Including round-trip airfare from Maui to Honolulu, you’ll begin with a visit to the Pearl Harbor Visitor Center, where you’ll learn all about this tragic attack Information and watch part of the massacre of the USS Arizona. Then join your island guide for a visit to the beautiful beaches along Oahu’s northern coastline. Important landmarks on the island include the Halona Jetty and the verdant rainforests of the island’s interior, as well as hiking to the top of Diamond Head Crater! , which offers 360-degree views of the Pacific Ocean and Oahu, including nearby Waikiki Beach. Please note that this tour does not run on Fridays and Sundays.
Journey from Maui to Pearl Harbor on Oahu
From $533 per person
Another popular and well-established Oahu tour, framed by a visit to Pearl Harbor, schedules the trip closer to Honolulu’s Attractions. Depart Maui at 6:00 a.m. for a guided tour of the USS Missouri while learning about the attack on Pearl Harbor. After your tour of Pearl Harbor, you will return to Honolulu for city views, with various stops along the way, including the Kawaiahau Church and the The famous Waikiki Beach. Time and weather permitting, you can also climb Diamond Head Crater and drive through the Nuuanu Rainforest to Pali Lookout! (Pali Lookout) for its impressive panorama of verdant greenery. You’ll then be transferred back to the airport in time for your flight back to Maui.