Pearl Harbor National Memorial: Experience one of Hawaii’s most tragic and memorable experiences, December 7, 1941, a day that will live in infamy. On this important excursion you will visit the Pearl Harbor Visitor Center, complete with exhibit galleries and a short documentary film on the December 7 attack. Then board a navy shuttle boat for an brief nostalgic journey across the harbor to visit the final resting place of many of the 1,177 crew members who lost their lives aboard the USS Arizona.
National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific / Punchbowl Crater: Few national cemeteries can compete with the dramatic natural setting of the National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific. Take a scenic drive through the cemetery and observe and honor the final resting place of members of the United States Armed Forces.
Honolulu City Tour: Take a drive through Downtown Honolulu and Hawaii’s Capitol Historic District. Relive history as you learn about the Hawaiian Monarchy and its legacy and influence over modern day Hawaii. View the statue of King Kamehameha, Iolani Palace and Kawaiahao Church.
What to Bring: Water bottles that you can carry and cash or credit/debit card for additional purchases.
Good to Know: Bags that offer concealment, such as purses, handbags, backpacks, fanny packs, camera bags, diaper bags, luggage, etc., that exceed the measurements of 1.5 in. x 2.25 in. x 5.5 in., are not allowed at the monument. The Pacific Fleet Submarine Museum operates a baggage storage facility near the entrance to the visitor center. There is a fee per bag for all sizes, including luggage. Visitors may use the same bag storage and parking stall for visits to all Pearl Harbor Historic Sites. Security measures are strictly enforced at all visitor destinations on Pearl Harbor. Please expect lines and crowding at this site. Arizona Memorial tickets are given out on a first come, first served basis, therefore, wait time at the Arizona can be up to 2 hours. Tour not available on Thanksgiving, Christmas, New Year's Day and December 7.