Grand Circle Island Tour in Oahu: Audio Tour Guide

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Get an in-depth look at Oahu on the Grand Circle Island Tour! You’ll travel the island stopping at world-renowned surf spots, historic sites, foodie towns, and the famous North Shore.


  • Watch surfers at Banzai Pipeline
  • Hike to a waterfall at Waimea Valley
  • Eat garlic shrimp in Kahuku and shave ice in Haleiwa
  • Snorkel at Shark’s Cove (no sharks)
  • Grab a Dole Whip at the Dole Plantation


Our adventure begins as we embark on a scenic drive around the island, soaking in breathtaking vistas of lush green mountains, crystal-clear waters, and cascading waterfalls. Feel the salty breeze on your skin as we cruise along the rugged coastline, with each twist and turn revealing a new marvel of nature. We'll journey back in time to the Polynesian Cultural Center, where you'll immerse yourself in the rich heritage and traditions of Hawaii and its neighboring islands. From heart-pounding fire dances to mesmerizing hula performances, get ready to be dazzled by the vibrant tapestry of Polynesian culture. Our tour wouldn't be complete without a visit to the enchanting Waimea Valley. Here, you'll stroll through lush botanical gardens, marvel at towering waterfalls, and perhaps even take a refreshing dip in the crystal-clear waters of Waimea Falls. It's like stepping into a postcard-perfect paradise! The tour includes stops in: Leonard's Bakery Byodo-In Temple Tropical Nut Farm Mokoli'i (known locally as Chinaman’s Hat) Kualoa Ranch Kahana Bay La'ie Beach Park (also known as Pounders Beach) La'ie Point La'ie Temple Kahuku Shrimp Trucks (and Food Trucks) Kahuku Fruit Stands Ted’s Bakery Sunset Beach Banzai Pipeline Shark's Cove Waimea Bay Laniakea Beach Hale'iwa Town Matsumoto Shave Ice Dole Plantation Drive Back to Waikiki As our grand circle tour comes to a close, take a moment to reflect on the beauty and wonder of Oahu. Whether you're a first-time visitor or a seasoned explorer, this journey promises to leave you with memories to last a lifetime. So grab your camera, pack your sense of adventure, and join me as we embark on the ultimate Grand Circle Tour of Oahu. Let's make some waves and memories together! Aloha! *Download the Shaka Guide app to access your purchased tours.*


Offline Audio Guided Tour: Hours of audio narration with stories, travel tips and music Audio narration that plays automatically as you drive Turn-by-turn directions using GPS Freedom to explore at your own pace - pick the stops you want, skip the ones you don’t Tour highlights with activity and restaurant recommendations Offline map (no wifi or data needed) Tours NEVER expire Take the tour when you want - download the tour and choose the day that works best for you Tour Start is Customizable

Important Information

  • *Download the Shaka Guide app to access your purchased tours.* -The tour can only be done counterclockwise. -The Dole Plantation closes at 5:30 p.m. There is an entrance fee to do the activities at the plantation, but you can visit the gift shop and cafe for free. -Byodo-In is open 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. daily. Admission is $5 for adults and $2 for children. -Most of the food trucks in Kahuku are cash only. -Waimea Valley is open 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Tuesday - Sunday. It's open on Mondays from Thanksgiving to New Years. Admission is $25 for adults and $15 for children. -Waves can get rough in winter (October-April). When in doubt ask a lifeguard.

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