Tours are an ideal way for anyone to learn more about a new city without resorting to drastic measures such as running for mayor. Get acquainted with Oahu the easy way with today's Groupon for guided tours from VIP Transportation. Children younger than 5 years old are always free; passenger pickup locations can be arranged. Choose between the following options:
- For $20, you get the Pearl Harbor and Honolulu city tour (a $49.50 value).
- For $32, you get the Royal Circle island tour (a $79.50 value).
VIP Transportation ushers lei-laden travelers to attractions on Oahu with shuttle services and guided tours to the island’s historical and cultural sites. The five-hour Pearl Harbor and Honolulu city tour starts by hauling adventurers directly to the historic waters of the 1941 Japanese attack, where they can board the U.S.S. Arizona memorial. From there, the journey proceeds to downtown Honolulu and Chinatown, illustrating the story of Hawaii’s transition from a monarchy into a state as it weaves past the state capitol and Iolani Palace—a royal palace on U.S. soil. The tour departs between 7 a.m.–7:30 a.m. and returns between noon–1 p.m.
The approximately nine-hour Royal Circle island tour leads voyagers to some of Oahu’s natural and supernatural attractions, circumnavigating the island while driver-guides wax informative about its history, culture, and legends. The tour visits a plethora of locales including Moli’i Gardens, the filming location for Jurassic Park and a popular T. rex nude beach. The tour departs at 7:50 a.m. and returns by 5:30 p.m.