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Honolulu Waterfront, Honolulu, Oahu, HI 96813
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A big working harbor full of container ships. We arrived by cruise ship, and there was another. Some nice views of the skyline and the Oahu mountains. Right downtown.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Thomas V
Reviewed June 24, 2018

The first thing that strikes you is that sadly the Maritime Museum is closed. There are 2 vintage sailing ships moored alongside the pier, a large brass propeller and the stuffed largest marlin ever caught. There are tropical fish in the water and there are...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Llewellyn53
Reviewed May 2, 2018

This place is just a marina where people dock their boats, you can see sailing boats, some yachts and some very heavy cargo traffic in the late hours of the day, nothing to do in my opinion so only visit if you pass by, some...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank bryanmantezoni
Reviewed February 28, 2018

Watch the sailing boats docking towards the harbor. Busy traffic sometimes specially late afternoon. cargo ships , Coast Guard boat is also there.

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank AikenJoshAndrew
Reviewed February 4, 2018

My wife and I walked around this area one afternoon. Honolulu Harbor is the principal seaport of Honolulu and the State of Hawaii and is also known as Kulolia and Ke Awa O Kou. Honolulu Harbor has beautiful views of the Ko'olau Mountains mixed with...More

Date of experience: December 2017
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Reviewed January 15, 2018 via mobile

We finished our week in the Hawaiian Islands with a full day tour with Brie/Island Tours. We not only completed the full trip around the island but also enjoyed sharing the cultures of the the island compared to our Oklahoma living. It was a great...More

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank TammyT1666
Reviewed October 16, 2017

We just happened to visit on a day when the Mexican Navy's training ship was in and open to visitors but there are other ships to see. A short walk along the edge of the harbour allowed us to see coral and tropical fish growing...More

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank Llewellyn53
Reviewed June 24, 2017

Lots to see at the Harbor. Beautiful views and sunsets. Lots of attractions. We went on a cruise. Lots of ships.

Date of experience: October 2016
Reviewed April 24, 2017

This is a pleasant stroll for cruise ship passengers who have some time to kill. There are some interesting old ships and usually a good number of tropical fish clearly visible from the dockside. If you are on vacation and staying elsewhere in Hawaii it...More

Date of experience: January 2017
Thank Peeceecee
Reviewed March 1, 2017

Which boat would I like to take out? That is the question that you may answer if you walk among the docks. There are some great looking boats and everyone there seems very friendly and helpful. As you work your way to the Aloha Tower...More

Date of experience: February 2017
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August 27, 2016|
Response from Susan C | Reviewed this property |
The cruise terminal is a 20 minute drive from the downtown area but they provided a hop on hop off bus service. It is walkable but not that pleasant - be prepared for skyscrapers closing out the daylight in places. Would... More
February 19, 2015|
Response from Carolina_Aloha |
taxi and buses. The port is right in downtown, all buses pass by there to everywhere. $2.50 per person with transfer included, yes, you can bring your luggage on the buss.