Custom Oahu Private Tour


Tour Number

Activity Level



Shore Excursion, Religious Heritage, First Time Visitor, Day Trip / Out of Town


Kid Friendly: Yes. Kids of all ages welcome.

Friendly: Yes.

Maximum travelers: 5



Spanish (basic), English (fluent)

Take exactly the tour you want.

This tour will be customized exactly the way you want it. There are some stops everyone includes, and others we only get to occasionally. If you're not sure where you want to go, we'll visit the most popular locations around Oahu.

We can start out with a stop by the rainforest, take in the breathtaking view at the Pali Lookout, and head to the Byodo-in, a temple nestled in the rainforest at the foot of the Ko'olau Mountains. Depending on your start time and meal preferences, we can eat incredible authentic Hawaiian food, American food, or (the most popular option) get some of the famous North Shore Garlic Shrimp.

Most tours include a visit to at least one of the legendary North Shore surf beaches: Sunset Beach, Banzai Pipeline, or Waimea Bay. Some tours do all three. We also have the option of stopping in Haleiwa, either just for a driveby, or an extended shopping visit.

Other optional stops include the, Dole Plantation, Dole's coffee processing facility in Waialua, and several Hawaiian heiau (temples. )


All tours are customized, but a sample itinerary includes:

Pickup at your preferred location

- Pali Lookout

- Byodo-in temple

- Laie Point

- Lunch at your choice of restaurant

- Sunset beach (driveby)

- Banzai Pipeline

- Waimea Bay (driveby)

- Haleiwa

- Dole Coffee and chocolate tour

Meeting Location + Tour Duration

Meeting location: Your hotel, cruise ship terminal, HNL airport, other locations by request.

End location: Your hotel, cruise ship terminal, HNL airport, other locations by request.

Duration: 8 hours


Air-conditioned Kia Sedona 7-seat (guide plus six passengers) minivan

What’s Included

- My time and service as your private guide

- Private transportation in an A/C vehicle

- Pick up and drop off at Waikiki hotels, cruise ship terminal, or airport

- Bottled Water

- Cooler with ice

- Snorkeling gear available by request at no additional charge

Estimated Local Cash Needed

20 US Dollars - Lunch, admission to Byodo-in

What’s Extra

- $10-15 per person for lunch at your choice of locations

- $5 per person admission to Byodo-in

- Any personal purchases or expenses

A Recent Review of this tour

Josh was wonderful. He took great care of my brother and elderly parents who don't speak English. My mom said he is caring and made great meal recommendations. Thanks Josh!
Karen Wong

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