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Honolulu Christmas City Lights on Trolley or Double-Decker Bus (from Waikiki)


Hop aboard a trolley or double-decker bus and see the flashing lights and festive decorations at the annual Honolulu City Lights Christmas displays!

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Since 1985, the city and state of Honolulu, in collaboration with numerous artists, has presented the ever popular Honolulu City Lights to the delight of Hawaii residents and visitors alike. Hop aboard a trolley or double-decker bus that offers some of the best views of this festive holiday celebration! The glorious winter wonderland created throughout downtown Honolulu is best enjoyed from the comfort of an open-air vehicle. This one-hour journey includes two revolutions of the famous holiday lights along the streets of Beretania, Bishop, King, Alapai, and Punchbowl.
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Schedule & Location
  • Schedule
  • Check-in
    Time & Location
  • Check-out
    Time & Location

Starting time: 18:30 19:00 19:30
Starting time: 18:30 19:00 19:30
  • 18:15 Check-in
  • 18:30 Honolulu City Lights Tour (1h ~ 1.5 hrs)
    Watch the beautiful Christmas lights as you ride through downtown Honolulu! You can choose to remain on the trolley to return to Waikiki or you can disembark and re-board to enjoy activities for all ages at Honolulu Hale.
  • Return to Waikiki
    The Holiday Lights Trolley returning times are: 7:00 PM, 7:30PM, 8:00PM and 9:00PM from from Punchbowl Street (Red Line Stop).
  • 20:00-21:30 Drop-off
    • Wheel Chair Accessibility: A trolley vehicle equipped with a lift is available with at least 3-4 days advanced notice. Please indicate during booking.
    • This activity is wheelchair accessible.
    • Children of all ages can participate in this activity.
Requirement(s) - Others
    • Please bring a printed copy of your voucher with a photo ID to present to the tour guide at least 15 minutes prior to the activity start time.
Additional Note(s)
    • The Holiday Lights Trolley departs at 7:00 PM, 7:30PM, 8:00PM and 9:00PM from from Punchbowl Street (Red Line Stop).
    • Unforeseen traffic may delay pick-ups from DFS Galleria. Please allow up to 15 minutes grace time for the shuttle to arrive.
    • The activity schedule is subject to change or cancellation due to weather or traffic conditions.
    • Gratuity is not included in the price.
    • If you are driving on your own, you will be required to pay a parking fee.
Activity provider
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Payment/Cancellation policy
Payment type
Credit card payment
Cancellation Policy
  • Any cancellations made after 19:00 local time, 1 business days prior to the activity will be subject to a charge of 100% of the total amount.


(3.73/5.00) 3.73 / 5
(30 reviews)
Pick-up Not available
Duration 1 - 3.5 hour(s)


My family & I opted to enjoy the Christmas Lights by riding the Double Decker Bus....Overall experience as Residence Of Honolulu, Awsome!! I highly recommend the trolley time on looking f...more
by: Natalie
This definitely exceeded my expectations! The lights outside Honolulu Hale were beautiful but I didn...more
It was a nice and fun trolley ride with the kids to see the Honolulu City Christmas lights. Recommend it to anyone who wants to sit back, relax and listen to Christmas songs while enjoying the festiv...more

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