Pearl Harbor World War II History Private Tour on the island of Oahu

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Tour Number

Activity Level

393945


Categories

Shore Excursion, Museums / Culture, First Time Visitor

Details

Kid Friendly: Yes.

Friendly: Yes.

Maximum travelers: 5

Language(s)

explanation

Spanish (basic), English (fluent)

See many of the sites on which the "Day of Infamy" played out


On December 7, 1941, the world changed forever. The events of that day continue to reverberate all the way down to the present. Come see history come to life on a living battlefield.

From the pickup at your hotel, cruise ship, or other location, we'll proceed to the World War II Valor in the Pacific National Monument at Pearl Harbor. U. S. National Park service regulations don't allow me to accompany you inside, but the site is compact and easy to navigate. After you tour the museum and take the ferry to the USS Arizona memorial, you will have the option of visiting other on-shore memorials, and the USS Bowfin, a WWII submarine.

After your Pearl Harbor visit, we will travel to the Punchbowl National cemetery and visit Pu'u Ualaka'a State Park, from which we will have a panoramic view of the entire city, including Pearl Harbor. Throughout the entire tour I will share my knowledge of WWII history including several eye-witness reports shared with me locals.

Itinerary

- Pick up from your preferred location

- Drop off at World War II Valor in the Pacific National Monument for a self guided tour. I'll accompany you inside and give you an introduction to the site. The monument has it's own staff on site to assist and answer questions.

- Self guided Tour the Pearl Harbor Museum and USS Arizona Memorial

- Pick up at Monument, I will meet you in the visitor's center and answer any questions you have.

- Visit Punchbowl National Cemetery

- Visit Pu'u Ualaka'a State Park scenic lookout

- Drop off at your preferred location

Meeting Location + Tour Duration

Meeting location: Your hotel, cruise ship, HNL airport, or your preferred location.

End location: Your hotel, cruise ship, HNL airport, or your preferred location.

Duration: 5 hours

Transportation

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

What’s Included

  • Guiding Services
  • Private Transportation
  • Admission Tickets

Other: - My time and service as your private guide

-Expert historical narration and question and answer session

- Private transportation in an A/C vehicle

- Pick up and drop off at your preferred location

- Transportation to and from historic areas

- Tickets to USS Arizona Memorial

Estimated Local Cash Needed

15 US Dollars - Cash is only needed if you would like to include lunch as part of the tour. If you choose to visit one of the additional historical sites, $12 to $27 will be needed per guest, depending on the attraction chosen. All tickets can be purchased with cash or card.

What’s Extra

Other: - Optional $12 for USS Bowfin tour

-Optional $27 for USS Missouri tour

-Optional $25 for Pacific Aviation Museum

- Any personal purchases or expenses

A Recent Review of this tour

Josh was a great and extremely informative guide
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