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Honolulu Harbor

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Address: Honolulu Waterfront, Honolulu, Oahu, HI 96813
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Pearl Harbor and Honolulu City Combination Tour
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Open-Door Helicopter Tour over Oahu
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45-minute Oahu Helicopter Tour: Hidden Oahu

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I did some of the tours and walked a bit around the harbor. It was really hot out but the views from the harbor were pretty cool. Lots of military ships and even some fighters... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed August 2, 2016
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Lombard, Illinois
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Honolulu, Hawaii
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 12, 2016

I see Honolulu Harbor from my office every day and often, as i did recently, walking to Aloha Tower. A splendid place to watch the water traffic and enjoy the tropical scenery.

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Lombard, Illinois
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 2, 2016 via mobile

I did some of the tours and walked a bit around the harbor. It was really hot out but the views from the harbor were pretty cool. Lots of military ships and even some fighters flew over. It's a cool spot.

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Melbourne, Australia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 29, 2016 via mobile

Took the two young children for a stroll to see the harbour, the boats, the colourful fish in the harbour waters and wonder at the size of the Star of Honolulu and the Spirit of America as well as other yachts and merchant vessels. They were enthralled. The wreck of the Fall of Clyde ship docked at Pier 8 the... More 

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Chicago, Illinois
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 18, 2016

I love going to the harbor, either to eat at one of the restaurants or take a dinner cruise out of it ( I have been on both Star of Honolulu and Majestic) seeing the Aloha Tower reminds me of Hawaii in the 50s

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ontario canada
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 24, 2016

This is a nice place to stroll by near the cruise terminal. Went for a walk around the Aloha marketplace and stayed for a drink

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London, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 1, 2016

Take the bus tour to speed past the skyscrapers into the shopping malls and out to Waikiki beach. You can still see palms, sand and surf between the cracks in the concrete but it is disappearing fast - drowning in designer. The bus takes a circuit past the museum of art, memorials, gardens and embassies as well as the downtown.... More 

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San Diego, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 13, 2016

The Honolulu Harbor! Home of the Falls of Clyde and the Aloha Tower. Visiting Honolulu, Hawaii can take several trips to see much that Oahu has to offer. The Harbor is a favorite tourist destination from Hawaii Five O and Steve Mc Garret!

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Chicago, Illinois
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 1, 2016

There are many types of boats here from pleasure craft to dinner cruise vessels, as well as cruise ships, tour boats and the occasional tall ship. The Aloha Tower is prominently in the middle and certainly is something historical.

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New York City, New York
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 28, 2016

My timeshare overlooks the Honolulu Harbor. I find it busy at times but mostly serene. I love looking at the many different boats and ships that are housed there. You can take a walk and find several restaurants, hotels, and a few stores there. Walk going downtown and you run into the ocean with the beautiful beaches!

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Orlando, Florida
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 9, 2016 via mobile

Love that part of Honolulu as it sets you back a few years. The harbor has done beautiful boats and sailboats all around it. The fact that Gilligan's Island boat left from that place is also a pretty cool and fun fact.

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