Aloha!

There is still time to join us on our Hawaiian Adventure Trip, this time to the beautiful island of Oahu.  

In 2018, our goals are set on better health and wellness and living a happier, more productive life. This adventure trip helps in five areas: physical, mental, emotional, social and spiritual. Being around positive, active people who love the outdoors while visiting a beautiful place, like Hawaii, will definitely energize and inspire!

I hope you will join us!

02/15/2018 - 02/22/2018

Laie, Hawaii
Laie, HI

Across from the Polynesian Cultural Center

Cost to attend
  • $1399.00based on double occupancy
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$1399 includes

lodging from Thursday Feb. 15 - Thursday, Feb. 22

Meals (breakfast, lunch, dinner) starting with dinner on Thursday, Feb. 15 through lunch on Wednesday Feb. 22.  

Ground transportation including to and from the airport. See times of arrive and departure.

Guide services

Help in finding a roommate, if necessary

For Single Occupancy, contact Sheryl

Pre-trip meetings

Assistance with Booking Airfare (We know the best routes & prices)

Airfare

Beverages other than water

Eating out is always an option, on your own dime

Special excursions and fees

Oahu City Card $199, which includes the following:

Polynesian Culture Center, Authentic Luau & award winning dinner show

Pearl Harbor, some tours

Moped or bike rental

Catamaran sail

Kayaking

Stand up paddle surfing




$400 deposit required to secure reservation

Balance due 30 days prior to departure

Payments may be made online with VENMO, or check, cash

Oahu has features other islands don't offer i.e. the Polynesian Cultural Center, LDS Temple, Pearl Harbor, unique hikes and beaches, etc. Our lodging is located near the North Shore and close to the Polynesian Cultural Center. Each day feel free to enjoy time on your own OR join us for a full day of activities. You decide. Final three days include activities using the Oahu City Card (optional $199), which gives us access into several excursions (cost details at left).

As always, come and make this trip to paradise the kind of experience you will feel comfortable with. If you want even more freedom, feel free to rent your own car for a more flexible schedule.

Activities may include:

swimming
boogie boarding
surfing
lounging
sun bathing
hiking
snorkeling
stand up paddle surfing
kayaking
exploring
early morning walks on the beach
learning Hawaiian culture and history
visiting museums, historical sites
sight seeing
sailing on a catamaran
moped or bike rental
authentic luau & dinner show


Distances from our vacation home:

Honolulu Airport - 52 min
Polynesian Cultural Center - 1 min
Kualoa Ranch and catamaran tour - 21 min
Byodo-In Temple - 38 min
Valley of the Temples Memorial Park - 34 min
Kaneohe - 43 min
Kailua - 53 min
Wa’ahila Ridge State Recreation Area - 1 hr 6 min
Kolowalu Trail - 1 hr 8 min
Kahala Lookout - 1 hr 4 min
Dole Plantation Maze and Train Ride - 47 min
Pearl Harbor - 1 hr 16 min
Hanauma Bay - 1 hr 16 min
Koko Crater Trail - 1 hr 15 min
Waimea Valley - 30 min
Manoa Falls - 1 hr 5 min
Diamond Head Crater - Manoa Falls - 1 hr 6 min
Hawaiian Style Rentals (bike riding or mopeds) 1 hr 5 min


Townhouse amenities:

Twin beds
Queen beds
Fresh Towels
1 bath
AC in living room
Near the Polynesian Cultural Center, BYU-Hawaii and Temple
Near the beach
Free parking
Cable TV
Wireless Internet
Washer
Dryer
Iron
Hair Dryer
Kitchen


Meals

Breakfast Buffet:
Hot and cold cereal, milk, almond milk, fruit, orange juice, eggs, toast, juice. Make your own breakfast. 

Lunch:
Turkey, ham, cheese, lettuce, spinach, mustard, pickles, granola bars, peanut butter, jam, bread, fruit, etc.

Dinner:
Varies each night with a theme of local polynesian dishes.  

Dietary Restrictions

We are sensitive to those with special dietary needs. Let us know what concerns you may have.

Communication 

A short meeting is held each evening after dinner to discuss activities for the following day. There are always options!

Equipment or Gear

Back pack
Swim wear
Hiking wear
Casual wear
Water bottle
Beverages other than water 
Snacks, junk food, candy, etc. 
Comfortable shoes to walk and/or hike in
Toiletries
Hat
Camera
Light Jacket
Ziplock Bags, used for lunches
Grocery Bags - for carrying muddy or wet shoes/clothes in a car
Sunglasses
Sunscreen

Location

Laie, Hawaii

Laie, HI

Across from the Polynesian Cultural Center

Photos

Timeline

Feb 15
Day 1, Thursday

12:30 PM: Arrive in Honolulu, Hanauma Bay - Snorkel opportunities, explore beaches, trails and Hukilau Marketplace
Drive to our home near the North Shore
Watch the sunset, photography, relax, free time
10:00 PM: Done for the day

Feb 16
Day 2, Friday

7 AM: Early morning walk on or near the beach, eat breakfast, prepare sack lunch
Hiking, exploring, beaches, sight seeing, Farmer's Markets
Watch the sunset, photography, relax, free time
10:00 PM: Done for the day

Feb 17
Day 3, Saturday

7 AM: Early morning walk on or near the beach, eat breakfast, prepare sack lunch
Hiking, exploring, beaches, sight seeing, Farmer's Markets
Watch the sunset, photography, relax, free time
10:00 PM: Done for the day

Feb 18
Day 4, Sunday

7 AM: Early morning walk on or near the beach, eat breakfast, prepare sack lunch, some will be attending LDS church services
Hiking, exploring, beaches, sight seeing, Farmer's Markets
Watch the sunset, photography, relax, free time
10:00 PM: Done for the day 

Feb 19
Day 5, Monday

7 AM: Early morning walk on or near the beach, eat breakfast, prepare sack lunch
Make up day for things we may have missed
Hiking, exploring, beaches, sight seeing, Farmer's Markets
Watch the sunset, photography, relax, free time
10:00 PM: Done for the day

Feb 20
Day 6, Tuesday

NOTE:  Using the "3 Day GO OAHU CARD"

7 AM: Early morning walk on or near the beach, eat breakfast, prepare sack lunch
Hukilau Marketplace is open
Explore the Polynesian Cultural Center
Dinner: Award Winning Alii Luau & Dinner Show: “Ha: Breath of Life”
10:00 PM: Done for the day

Feb 21
Day 7, Wednesday

NOTE: Using the "3 Day GO OAHU CARD"

7 AM: Early morning walk on or near the beach, eat breakfast, prepare sack lunch, Makapu’u Lighthouse Hike, Byodo-In Temple, Polynesian Cultural Center,
Voyaging Catamaran Tour OR Kayaking, Stand up Paddle Surfing, etc. at Kualoa Ranch, Watch the Sunset, photography, relax, free time
10:00 PM: Done for the day

Feb 22
Day 8, Thursday

NOTE: Using the "3 Day GO OAHU CARD"

Pack, eat breakfast, check out
Pearl Harbor activities
Pacific Aviation Museum, USS Arizona Memorial Narrated Tour, Battleship Missouri, USS Bowfin Submarine,
Makani Sail, Diamond Head, Moped ride or bike rental, casual walk on the boardwalk near the beach, relax, dinner, one last sunset before flying home, visit Leonard’s Bakery - Malasadas (portuguese donuts)
10 PM: Flight Departure

Feb 23
Day 9, Friday

7:14 AM: Arrive in SLC

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