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Address: 55-370 Kamehameah Hwy., Laie, Oahu, HI 96762
Phone Number: 1-800-367-7060
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Recommended length of visit: More than 3 hours
Fee: Yes
Description: One of the top Hawaii attractions includes the Polynesian Cultural Center...
One of the top Hawaii attractions includes the Polynesian Cultural Center, which features a 42-acre facility on the North Shore of Oahu. Founded in 1963, the nonprofit Center was created so that the students of nearby Brigham Young University Hawaii could work their way through college by sharing their island heritage with visitors. The students come from an area that covers approximately 12 million square miles of the Pacific Ocean.
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Fun For The Evening at a Luau

We bought the Ali'k Luau Package for the Polynesian Cultural Center on a Tuesday evening. We had decided to drive up from Waikiki, have lunch on the way at the Shrimp Shack, and... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed April 21, 2015
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Houston, Texas
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45 reviews 45 reviews
24 attraction reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2015 NEW

We bought the Ali'k Luau Package for the Polynesian Cultural Center on a Tuesday evening. We had decided to drive up from Waikiki, have lunch on the way at the Shrimp Shack, and arrive at PCC around 2:30 PM. After parking in the lot, we walked to the collection of buildings at the entrance to the place and were a... More 

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Los Angeles, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2015 NEW

I've been to Hawaii many times since I have family there. I've always seen PCC and seen it in all the travel brochures. I highly recommend going to learn about the different Polynesian cultures and going to the Luau. The Luau food is okay its designed for the tourist but its a good experience for the first or second time... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2015 NEW

The show was all worth it. I haven't seen live shows in a while but this one is really good. The actors did very well although I must say I was a bit too far to watch them close enough. The fire exhibition was exhilarating, was really wonderful experience.

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Easton, Pennsylvania
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2015 NEW

The "park" was confusing to get around. There were tons of employees hanging around, all smiling and greeting us with a friendly "Aloha" but none were very helpful. We thought we could get some food in each of the "countries" but all you really could get were small snacks, no real meals. You had to either pay for the buffet... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2015 NEW

When I first heard our group would be visiting the Polynesian Cultural Center I was a little skeptical. However, when we arrived I was greeted with an array of fun activities. Set up across the property are different activities originating from different parts of Polynesia. These activities range from instrument lessons to fun games. The staff treated us with the... More 

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Volo, Illinois
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2015 NEW

Did not expect. felt like I was being recruited by the mormons. This is not a "museum" type of facility. Run by the Brigham Young U (Mormons; even includes a missionary pavilion!) Luau is better at Chief's. Same type of culture but had more fun at Chiefs.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2015 NEW

A must visit for everyone... If u come to Oahu do go there!!! Lots of cultural shows...good food and an amazing late show...it was the best show of them all...it was well worth an whole day there

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Fredonia, Arizona
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2015 NEW

Programs offered several times daily in each of the village areas, Easy to see and listen in all those we visited. The canoe show in early afternoon was horribly crowded and we were unable to see much of anything from it. Can't comment on the Island Buffet, or Prime dining, but the Ali Luau was tasty and I filled up... More 

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Leduc, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2015 NEW

From educational to entertaining this covers it all.this is a fantastic place to see...from the amazing young staff and entertainers to the great meal...Tip.. Spend the big bucks and do the super ambassador pkg...well worth it. Front of the line to everything, in the shade when needed...just worth the extras..The fire show and story at the end are very very... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2015 NEW

The Polynesian Cultural Center is awesome. Great displays from the different villages and the Luau and the shoe Ha Breath of life is fantastic.

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