Eco Adventure Trip to Hawaii

Starting Price $3175 per person
Trip Duration 8 Days
Availibility All Year
Activity Level Medium level of fitness
Highlights

• Visit Pearl Harbor and the USS Arizona Memorial
• Hike to the top of Diamond Head
• Visit the Nuuanu Pali Lookout
• Relax on Waikiki Beach- lifeguards present
• Participate in a surf lesson with professional surf instructors
• Visit Fort de Russy Military Reservation
• Visit Kuhio Beach Park
• Visit Ala Wai Harbor
• Enjoy Haleakala National Park
• Hike along the Waihou Spring Trail
• Participate in a Whale Watching Cruise aboard a Catamaran
• Enjoy a ziplining tour on Maui’s longest zip line
• Visit the Maui Ocean Center
• See the cliff diving ceremony at Kaanapali Beach
• Snorkel on Molokini Island
• Watch a live Hula show
• Visit the Dole Plantation
• Attend a Ulalena Show

What To Expect

Travel to the beautiful Islands of Hawaii and feel the mana, or power, of this isolated gem. Tranquil beaches, tropical hikes and local culture offer travelers a tropical paradise that is out of this world!

Educational Benefits

Hawaii is unlike any other U.S. state, or country in the world for that matter. From the geology, to the culture and its white sandy beaches: Hawaii is a knock out trip every time!

Customization

All Evolve Tours itineraries are completely customizable for your groups desires and needs.

Daily Itinerary

Day 1 - Travel to Honolulu

Arrive in Honolulu. Aloha!

Day 2 - Explore Honolulu

We will start our tour by visiting the most famous volcanic crater in the world: Diamondhead. Enjoy an easy hike to the summit for breathtaking views of the west side of the island. Head to the Nuuanu Pali Lookout and take in the view from situated over a thousand feet above the Oahu coastline amid mountain peaks shrouded by clouds. In the evening, we will enjoy a Hula dance show!

Day 3 - Visit Pearl Harbor

Visit Pearl Harbor today, the site of the infamous December 7, 1941 attack. We will tour the galleries and exhibits which illustrate the experience of the tragic day. Next, we take a Navy-operated shuttle boat ride to the USS Arizona Memorial to pay tribute to the lives lost. Later on in the afternoon, visit a Dole Plantation to see how famous Hawaiian fruit grows.

Day 4 - Enjoy Honolulu and Waikiki

We get to hit the popular, white-sanded Waikiki Beach! Participate in a surf lesson on the smaller waves in the area. Visit Chinatown for an authentic lunch and then we will continue to sightsee with visits to Fort de Russy Military Reservation, Kuhio Beach Park, and Ala Wai Harbor. Evening at the Ala Moana Shopping centre.

Day 5 - Travel to Maui

We travel to Maui via Ferry. Board a whale watching cruise aboard a catamaran to view the North Pacific Humpback Whales who migrate to the warm tropical waters of Hawaii. Whale watching in Maui is some of the best in the world! It’s truly as good as it gets.

Day 6 - Maui

Today we will take a Sunrise Bike tour of Haleakala, a 10,000ft dormant volcano. We will summit for sunrise and then head back down to start the bike tour from 6000 ft. Stop in the communities along the route to learn about local culture. Next, hike to the waterfalls and swim in the pools  at Haleakala National Park. This evening we will attend Ulalena Cultural and Acrobatic show.

Day 7 - Hike along Waihou Spring Trail

Hike along Waihou Spring Trail today. The full day hike begins on the tree plantation road and loops through a forest of Monterey cypress, pines, eucalypti and koa. An evening luau cultural celebration shows us the dancing, music and traditions of Hawaii.

Day 8 - Maui

Go on a premier zip lining tour of Hawaii’s longest zip line! Beach time after, and then some walking in the historic old town of Lahaina ends our morning.In the afternoon, we head to Maui Ocean Center in Ma’alaea and visit the aquarium. After dark, we have a visit to Kaanapali Beach to witness the daily cliff diving ceremony off Puu Kekaa, or Black Rock.

Day 9 - Molokini and Travel home

Participate in a snorkel trip on Molokini Island, a crater emerging from the sea that hosts a wealth of marine life, today. Snorkel inside a sheltered crescent-shaped islet that’s home to many vibrant marine species! Departure in the evening on an overnight flight home.

Day 10 - Arrive home

Arrive home after an amazing trip to Hawaii together.

Transportation
  • Airfare
    Roundtrip group airfare to Hawaii
  • Van/Bus
    Private coach transportation as needed for duration of tour
Accommodation
  • Eco Lodge
    Evolve works with eco-lodges which promote sustainable living practices
  • Hostel
    Centrally located, student friendly hostels
  • Hotel
    Centrally located, student friendly, 3 * minimum, acclaimed hotels
Food

Daily breakfast and dinner included in tour. Meals at locally owned and run restaurants and accommodations serving authentic cuisine sufficient for teenage appetites.

Meet Our Leaders
Corynn Fowler
Did you know?

From east to west, Hawaii is the second widest state in the United States (behind Alaska), measuring 1,523 miles (2,451 km) from the island of Ni’ihau to the island of Hawai’i.

Places You’ll Visit

Maui

Welcome to beautiful Hawaii!

lao Valley State Park

This tropical hike will take us through a valley, over bridges, and following paths that will allow us to see the astounding Lao Needle.

Lahaina

Explore the historic old town.

Ma'alaea

Visit the acquarium which is loaded with jellyfish, octopus, reef fish, shrimp, eels, skipjack tuna, lobsters, rays, sharks and more.

Kaanapali Beach

Beach time!

Haleakala

Bike tour around the 10,000ft dormant volcano.

Molokini Island

A crater emerging from the sea that hosts a wealth of marine life.

Waihou Spring Forest Reserve

The full day hike through this beautiful reserve borders the state-run tree experimentation project planted in the 1920.