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Polynesian Cultural Center

Open Now: 11:30 AM - 8:45 PM
Open today: 11:30 AM - 8:45 PM
Polynesian Cultural Center Admission
from $64.95*
Polynesian Cultural Center Admission
from $64.95*
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The Polynesian Cultural Center, voted the #1 attraction in Hawaii by USA Today, is located along the famous North Shore of Oahu. Explore 42 acres of tropical splendor featuring 6 authentic villages representing the island cultures of Hawaii, Fiji...more
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55-370 Kamehameah Hwy., Laie, Oahu, HI 96762-2113
+1 800-367-7060
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

This is a wonderful way to immerse yourself in the culture of the Hawaii and the rest of Polynesia. Our experience was a day filled with countless, endless activities and interaction. We attendes a luau, a movie presentation and then the Ha: Breath of Life...More

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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

My family and I went to the Polynesian Cultural Center this past Monday and to say it was an awesome experience would be a huge understatement. Learning about all the islands of Polynesia was very interesting. Prime rib buffet was fantastic and the night show...More

Thank Brandon A
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

The only reason I didn’t give it five stars is because after paying for the upgraded tour and dinner, we were given a cheap kukui nut lei. The people who paid for the cheaper tour and dinner received a flower lei. I would have thought...More

Thank staples_travelers
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

I was wary of visiting the PCC at first given my distaste for kitschy activities, but it was a cloudy day and my local host assured me it was worth seeing. I'm happy I went! I spent about 5 hours there, spending $65 for general...More

Thank Vivey C
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Stopped off here on our 5 circle tour with hoku tours was very nice to mingle and try the local frozen pineapple icecream

Thank Leesah d
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

At first I didn't know what to expect when coming here. We enjoyed the first part of the afternoon walking around the market looking at all the gift shops and kiosks. Such beautiful options for purchase. Once inside we took the canoe tour to the...More

Thank reinaj331
Reviewed 5 days ago

The cultural centre was the highlight of our holiday. If you want to learn about the Hawaiin & Polynesian culture, this is the place to go. We booked the trip through our hotel, it cost $355 per couple & this was the ambassador package. We...More

1  Thank Melvina67
Reviewed 5 days ago

It was on the top of my list of things to do during my fall break on Oahu. We went to all six polynesian villages. We made it back to the Samoan village to sample the meals cooked in the above-ground fire pit --- simple...More

Thank wasabiwahine
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Started the day here at opening, then headed straight to a display. Make sure to get a leaflet as details all the timings for displays and demonstrations. From this we were able to plan a route. We enjoyed exploring the park, we found the exhibitions...More

Thank Lauretta_j
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

On our first family holiday to Hawaii we made the scenic trip (by tour bus - 75 mins) from Waikiki to the Polynesian Cultural Centre. An amazing experience and unforgettable day! We arrived just after midday, and followed the brilliant schedule (activities every half hour)...More

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October 17, 2018|
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Response from Ronald J | Reviewed this property |
Most of the shuttle trips do not leave until after the feature presentation which is even later than luau. The PCC is literally a full day event given all there is to see so if you know your family will not last through to... More
October 16, 2018|
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Response from mlbbau23 | Reviewed this property |
It’s like going to Disney World for the first time with no idea what to do. I highly recommend the guided tour which gives you first hand experiences VIP style. Somewhat expensive but definitely worth it. The “HA Breath of... More
September 5, 2018|
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Response from bandms | Reviewed this property |
I did see people in wheelchairs however I don’t know if they were their own or provided by the center. I did not see any trams throughout the center. To fully see the entire cultural center a lot of walking is required. It... More