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North Shore and Circle Island Adventure

  • Half-day tour of Oahu's North Shore
  • Spot endangered wetland birds
  • Look for green sea turtles at Turtle Beach
North Shore and Circle Island Adventure
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11:30am Departure
Tour departs at 11:30am
Explore Oahu’s North Shore on this 7-hour guided excursion. Visit the fabled Valley of the Temples, observe native plants and birds and stop at Turtle Beach to catch a glimpse of Hawaii’s beloved green sea turtles.
What to Expect
After being picked up in Waikiki, head over the Ko'olau Mountains to the legendary Valley of the Temples, traveling to the base of the cliffs where the Byodo Temple sits. Then, take in the scenery of Kahana Bay, a hotspot for bird enthusiasts and home to unique Hawaiian plant life.

Learn about rare wetland birds as you then travel north to several shrimp farms. Take in the ocean view at the beautiful Sunset Beach, where impressive waves draw large numbers of surfers and onlookers during the winter season. 

After your half-day guided tour has concluded, you will return to your original departure point.
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1 - 5 of 31 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago
We saw so much and Tori was so knowledgable!

Then to our pick up for Oahu Nature tours – tour of the north shore. Our tour guide Tori was super knowledgeable about the environment and surrounds, we learnt a bunch, and really enjoyed most of the stops (would have loved to have swapped one...More

1  Thank Corrie B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Fantastic day our guide Levent was excellent

Just had a wonderful day seeing many points of interest along the north shore . Everything from the byodo-in temple , beautiful beaches , sea turtles through to the dole plantation . In addition ,Levent's knowledge of the geological and historical narration throughout the tour...More

Thank Jackie C
Reviewed May 23, 2018
North Shore Tour with Paul

We took the North Shore Circle Island Tour on 5/22/18. We were fortunate in that, we had Paul as a tour guide. He was very professional, knowledgeable, and it was obvious that he was very passionate about the areas that we visited. His enthusiasm, attention...More

2  Thank Bill B
Reviewed May 20, 2018
Tour for family

7 hour tour did not seem that long...probably because our whole family loved it, including our 13 yr old. Great way to see the other side of island (other than Waikiki touristy area). Travelled thru areas that captured the island. As well, saw many feature...More

2  Thank alphakooze
Reviewed May 7, 2018
Paul is the best!

My husband and I went on the North Shore tour with Paul from Massachusetts as our tour guide. He was extremely personable and knowledgeable about the island. He covered all kinds of topics including the history of the island, the different plant and animal species...More

1  Thank Toni J
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Michelle D
June 4, 2018|
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Response from Jovanique O | Reviewed this property |
Hi Michael, I don’t think this would be a good tour for seniors because its fast past and they only give you 15-20 per sight and sometimes we had to walk up hills. they used a white van that is a little spacious and its a... More
Bill B
May 6, 2018|
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Response from Kathy G | Reviewed this property |
Not necessary to swim. Lots to see and enjoy!!