A Step Back in History - Pearl Harbor
Full-Day Private Pearl Harbor Tour
$283/ per person-Min 2
Waikiki, Cruise Ship Terminal, airport.
Ko’olina and North Shore:
Maximum Number of people:
Tour Offered in English & Spanish
per person age 3 and up
A Step Back in History - Pearl Harbor Tour
A Full Day of WWII History
- Pearl Harbor Visitor Center
- “Attack on Pearl Harbor” Film Presentation
- USS Arizona Memorial
- USS Missouri Museum
Your private Pearl Harbor Tour will begin when our well-trained tour guides meet you at the lobby of your hotel and greet you with aloha. On your drive to Pearl Harbor, you will listen to an excellent lecture; done by a historian, on why the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor. The drive to Pearl Harbor is approximately 25 minutes. The tour starts at 09:00 am and concludes at 2:00 pm. Those times can be modified, due to rush hour traffic.
On your arrival at Pearl Harbor, your tour guide will give you a presentation about the visitor center, some of the history and our expertise on how to navigate the visitor center, to achieve the best experience, while maximizing your time.
We reserve and securely pre-order your Pearl Harbor tickets, giving you access to visit the USS Arizona Memorial and the USS Missouri. The Arizona Memorial program consists of a 23-minute video with real footage of the attack, followed by a boat ride to the site where the USS Arizona sank. Visitors will have the opportunity to visit the Memorial for 15 minutes, read the names of the 1177 sailors and marines that died at the USS Arizona on December 07, 1941, you also will be able to see oil from the ship, and the wreck of the USS Arizona. Guides are not permitted to accompany you during this portion of the tour.
After returning from the Arizona Memorial, you will visit the USS Missouri located on Ford Island, an active and restricted military base. Upon arrival to the USS Missouri, you will feel the power of America; This is where the official surrender of the Japanese took place, you will stand on the deck where general McArthur signed the peace treaty on September 02, 1945, see the official document on a beautiful display, listen to the USS Missouri tour guides orientation, see the bend area where the Kamikaze pilot hit the USS Missouri, look the powerful cannons and visit the interior of the ship.
Step Back into History by visiting the bookends of WWII exhibits at Pearl Harbor, beginning of the participation of the United State on WWII and End of WWII.
While you’re on Oahu, make a date with history and visit Pearl Harbor, one of the most historic places in the world. We will learn from the excellent displays in the visitor center, view a film on the day “which will live in infamy,” and visit the USS Arizona Memorial by crossing the harbor aboard a Navy vessel, where the USS Arizona lies with over 1170 sailors and marines. We will then travel to Ford Island to tour the USS battleship Missouri, where the conclusion of the war took place in Tokyo Bay on September 2nd, 1945. Contact us today to learn more about booking a historic Pearl Harbor tour on Oahu, Hawaii.
Step Back In-to History by visiting these two sites. One in front of the other, talking to us is silence but with their strong presence. The USS Arizona is a sobering place, a place of loss and respect. The USS Missouri is a powerful place, it shows the accomplish of a nation and the strength of its convictions.
After you book your Pearl Harbor Tour with us, you don’t have to worry about anything else. We arrange your transportation on our comfortable, air-conditioned, and very clean vehicles, we reserved your tickets in advance, provide you with clear souvenir bags approved by Pearl Harbor, so you can bring small items like your wallet, and cellphone. We also provide you with cold water, snack, and host you with all the Ho’okipa (customer service) you deserve, and the Aloha of Hawai`i.
Cancellations made more than 24 hours before the tour will be refunded with a 10% credit card service fee (if applicable). Cancellations made less than 24 hours before the tour will not be refunded. No shows will not be refunded. You are allowed a one-time reschedule for requests made more than 24 hours prior.
If the USS Arizona ferry is not operational due to high-winds or debris or dock closure, no refunds will be offered.
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