This is the original Pearl Harbor Tour. Before the other attractions showed up at Pearl Harbor this was the tour that everyone did. It is still popular today because it is a short tour that allows you to spend your afternoon at the beach.
Don’t worry, it still covers the Arizona Memorial completely. On the drive from Waikiki to Pearl Harbor you will listen to a professional narration from a certified tour guide. It is a great refresher to your history classes in school. You will most certainly learn a few new facts as well as y0our guide discusses the dramatic events that led to the WWII.
When you arrive at the Pearl Harbor Visitor Center you will have some free time to explore the fascinating exhibits and displays. The Pearl Harbor program begins with a 25 minute film about the attack. Then you will board a boat to the USS Arizona Memorial.
After departing Pearl Harbor, drive through the Historic district in a Honolulu City Tour. See Iolani Palace, the only Royal Palace on United States soil. Learn the story of the Kamehameha Statue(s). Go inside the volcanic crater called Puowaina, which is now Punchbowl National Cemetery of the Pacific.
Then return to your hotel early enough to enjoy other activities.