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Star of Honolulu Whale Watch Cruise (from Aloha Tower)
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Enjoy a day of Hawaiian Culture and Whale Watching as one of Hawaii's best whale watch cruises will take you beyond Diamond Head to give you the best seat at sea!

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Whale Watch Guarantee! (until 2019/04/05)

If your on-board naturalist does not spot any whales during your cruise, you will receive a complimentary return whale watch cruise. Meals and round-trip transportation are assessed an additional fee.

Valid from January 02, 2019 - April 05, 2019

1 Child FREE per 1 Adult! (until 2019/04/05)

1 Child FREE per 1 Adult! (until 2019/04/05)

1 Child $24 OFF per Adult! (until 2019/04/05)

1 Child $24 OFF per Adult! (until 2019/04/05)

1 Child $34 OFF per Adult! (until 2019/04/05)

1 Child $34 OFF per Adult! (until 2019/04/05)

Experience the breathtaking sight of Humpback Whales, the gentle giants of the sea, from the comfort of the luxurious Star of Honolulu. As you stroll along the open decks, keep your eyes peeled for the whales breaching and playing in the open ocean. In addition to the unforgettable whale watching, you will also have the opportunity to learn about Hawaii through fun, hands-on cultural activities. Participate in lei-making, ukulele and hula lessons, and the Enchanting Waikiki hula show. This amazing morning or afternoon tour offers a memorable experience for visitors of all ages!
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Price
Morning Cruise with Breakfast Buffet - Most Popular!
1 Select a date
2 Select the amount (# of participants, vehicles, hours, etc.)
Adult (Age 12 & over)
USD 53.00
USD 53.00
Child (Age 3-11)
USD 33.00
USD 33.00
Infant (Age 0-2)
free
free
Instant Confirmation USD 0.00 USD 0.00
USD 0.00
USD 0.00
Total:
*The price is subject to change depending on the start time or add-on(s) you choose.
Adult (Age 12 & over)
USD 53.00
USD 53.00
Child (Age 3-11)
USD 33.00
USD 33.00
Infant (Age 0-2)
free
free
GE Tax and Harbor Fee included

1 Child $24 OFF per Adult!

Adult (Age 12 & over)×1 Child (Age 3-11)×1
USD 9.00
USD 33.00 73%off
Participation period: 2019/01/02 - 2019/04/05

1 Child $24 OFF per Adult!

Adult (Age 12 & over)×1 Child (Age 3-11)×1
USD 9.00
USD 33.00 73%off
Participation period: 2019/01/02 - 2019/04/05
Get up early to enjoy the calm waters of the Pacific while having a mouthwatering breakfast, and then see the first sightings of humpback whales in the morning!
Breakfast Buffet Menu: Scrambled Eggs, Sausage and Steamed White Rice, Assorted Fresh Fruit including Maui Gold Pineapple, Oranges and Fresh Fruit of the Season, Bakery Basket of Muffins and Poi Rolls with Sweet Butter and Jam, and Beverage Station of Freshly Brewed STAR’s Original Coffee, Tea and Orange Juice.
  • Duration (incl. transportation): 3 - 4 hour(s)
  • Available: Daily
  • Pick-up:
    You can choose either Pick-up (additional fee) or Check-in (free).
    • Round-trip from Waikiki (Except Sheraton Waikiki Hotel) + USD 15.00 x per person
      Round-trip from Waikiki (Except Sheraton Waikiki Hotel) + USD 15.00 x per person
    • Round-trip from Sheraton Waikiki Hotel + USD 16.00 x per person
      Round-trip from Sheraton Waikiki Hotel + USD 16.00 x per person
    • Round-trip from Kahala + USD 34.00 x per person
      Round-trip from Kahala + USD 34.00 x per person
    • Round-trip from Ko Olina + USD 34.00 x per person
      Round-trip from Ko Olina + USD 34.00 x per person
  • Inclusion: Cruise fee / Hawaiian Cultural Arts & Crafts
  • Schedule
  •  
  • Pick-up/Check-in
    Time & Location
  •  
  • Drop-off/Check-out
    Time & Location
  •  

  • 07:20-08:00 Pick-up from Waikiki Hotels & Check-in at the Star of Honolulu
  • 08:45 Whale Watch Cruise (2 hrs)
  • 10:45-11:15 Check-out & Drop-off at Waikiki Hotels
Package detail / Schedule
Morning Cruise
1 Select a date
2 Select the amount (# of participants, vehicles, hours, etc.)
Adult (Age 12 & over)
USD 40.00
USD 40.00
Child (Age 3-11)
USD 24.00
USD 24.00
Infant (Age 0-2)
free
free
Instant Confirmation USD 0.00 USD 0.00
USD 0.00
USD 0.00
Total:
*The price is subject to change depending on the start time or add-on(s) you choose.
Adult (Age 12 & over)
USD 40.00
USD 40.00
Child (Age 3-11)
USD 24.00
USD 24.00
Infant (Age 0-2)
free
free
GE Tax and Harbor Fee included

1 Child FREE per 1 Adult!

Adult (Age 12 & over)×1 Child (Age 3-11)×1
free
USD 24.00 100%off
Participation period: 2019/01/02 - 2019/04/05

1 Child FREE per 1 Adult!

Adult (Age 12 & over)×1 Child (Age 3-11)×1
free
USD 24.00 100%off
Participation period: 2019/01/02 - 2019/04/05
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Get up early to enjoy the calm waters of the Pacific on this amazing Early Bird Whale Watch Cruise and catch the first whale sighting of the day!
  • Duration (incl. transportation): 3 - 4 hour(s)
  • Available: Daily
  • Pick-up:
    You can choose either Pick-up (additional fee) or Check-in (free).
    • Round-trip from Waikiki (Except Sheraton Waikiki Hotel) + USD 15.00 x per person
      Round-trip from Waikiki (Except Sheraton Waikiki Hotel) + USD 15.00 x per person
    • Round-trip from Sheraton Waikiki Hotel + USD 16.00 x per person
      Round-trip from Sheraton Waikiki Hotel + USD 16.00 x per person
    • Round-trip from Kahala + USD 34.00 x per person
      Round-trip from Kahala + USD 34.00 x per person
    • Round-trip from Ko Olina + USD 34.00 x per person
      Round-trip from Ko Olina + USD 34.00 x per person
  • Inclusion: Cruise fee / Hawaiian Cultural Arts & Crafts
  • Schedule
  •  
  • Pick-up/Check-in
    Time & Location
  •  
  • Drop-off/Check-out
    Time & Location
  •  

  • 07:20-08:00 Pick-up from Waikiki Hotels & Check-in at the Star of Honolulu
  • 08:45 Whale Watch Cruise (2 hrs)
  • 10:45-11:15 Check-out & Drop-off at Waikiki Hotels
Package detail / Schedule
Afternoon Premier Cruise with Lunch Buffet
1 Select a date
2 Select the amount (# of participants, vehicles, hours, etc.)
Adult (Age 12 & over)
USD 73.00
USD 73.00
Child (Age 3-11)
USD 44.00
USD 44.00
Infant (Age 0-2)
free
free
Instant Confirmation USD 0.00 USD 0.00
USD 0.00
USD 0.00
Total:
*The price is subject to change depending on the start time or add-on(s) you choose.
Adult (Age 12 & over)
USD 73.00
USD 73.00
Child (Age 3-11)
USD 44.00
USD 44.00
Infant (Age 0-2)
free
free
GE Tax and Harbor Fee included

1 Child $34 OFF per Adult!

Adult (Age 12 & over)×1 Child (Age 3-11)×1
USD 10.00
USD 44.00 77%off
Participation period: 2019/01/02 - 2019/04/05

1 Child $34 OFF per Adult!

Adult (Age 12 & over)×1 Child (Age 3-11)×1
USD 10.00
USD 44.00 77%off
Participation period: 2019/01/02 - 2019/04/05
Set sail on the Star of Honolulu on an early afternoon whale watching cruise, and enjoy a tasty and filling island-style lunch buffet too!
Lunch Buffet
Carving Station
  • USDA Choice Top Round Grade Roast Beef
  • Alaea Salt
Local Favorites
  • Teriyaki Chicken
  • Citrus Miso Glazed White Fish
  • Lomi Lomi Salmon
  • Tofu Poke* with Ogo
  • Hawaiian Salad with Waipoli Romaine*, Sweet Bread Croutons & Housemade Dressing
  • Island-Style Macaroni Salad with Okinawan Sweet Potato
  • Stir-Fried Chow Mein Noodles
  • Big Island Sweet Potatoes*
  • Fresh Breads by Elvin's Bakery® with sweet Butter
Dessert & Coffee Station
  • Macadamia Nut Chocolate Chip Cookie
  • Freshly Baked Chocolate Brownies
  • Coconut Cake
  • Fresh Seasonal Tropical Fruit*
  • Freshly Brewed STAR's Custom Kona Blend Coffee
  • Tea
  • Fruit Punch
* Special vegan selections. Grilled vegan garden patties are also available with at least 24-hours advanced notice.
  • Duration (incl. transportation): 3 - 5 hour(s)
  • Available: Daily
  • Pick-up:
    You can choose either Pick-up (additional fee) or Check-in (free).
    • Round-trip from Waikiki (Except Sheraton Waikiki Hotel) + USD 15.00 x per person
      Round-trip from Waikiki (Except Sheraton Waikiki Hotel) + USD 15.00 x per person
    • Round-trip from Sheraton Waikiki Hotel + USD 16.00 x per person
      Round-trip from Sheraton Waikiki Hotel + USD 16.00 x per person
    • Round-trip from Kahala + USD 34.00 x per person
      Round-trip from Kahala + USD 34.00 x per person
    • Round-trip from Ko Olina + USD 34.00 x per person
      Round-trip from Ko Olina + USD 34.00 x per person
  • Inclusion: Cruise fee / Hawaiian Cultural Arts & Crafts
  • Schedule
  •  
  • Pick-up/Check-in
    Time & Location
  •  
  • Drop-off/Check-out
    Time & Location
  •  

  • 10:15-11:15 Pick-up from Select Hotels & Check-in at the Star of Honolulu
  • 12:00 Whale Watch Cruise (2 hrs)
  • 14:00-15:00 Check-out & Drop-off at Select Hotels
Package detail / Schedule
Afternoon Premier Cruise
1 Select a date
2 Select the amount (# of participants, vehicles, hours, etc.)
Adult (Age 12 & over)
USD 55.00
USD 55.00
Child (Age 3-11)
USD 34.00
USD 34.00
Infant (Age 0-2)
free
free
Instant Confirmation USD 0.00 USD 0.00
USD 0.00
USD 0.00
Total:
*The price is subject to change depending on the start time or add-on(s) you choose.
Adult (Age 12 & over)
USD 55.00
USD 55.00
Child (Age 3-11)
USD 34.00
USD 34.00
Infant (Age 0-2)
free
free
GE Tax and Harbor Fee included

1 Child FREE per 1 Adult!

Adult (Age 12 & over)×1 Child (Age 3-11)×1
free
USD 34.00 100%off
Participation period: 2019/01/02 - 2019/04/05

1 Child FREE per 1 Adult!

Adult (Age 12 & over)×1 Child (Age 3-11)×1
free
USD 34.00 100%off
Participation period: 2019/01/02 - 2019/04/05
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A perfect way to spend the early hours of the afternoon, hop aboard and set sail on the blue waters of the Pacific as you look out for the amazing whales off of Oahu! An amazing Whale Watching experience perfect everyone of all ages!
  • Duration (incl. transportation): 3 - 5 hour(s)
  • Available: Daily
  • Pick-up:
    You can choose either Pick-up (additional fee) or Check-in (free).
    • Round-trip from Waikiki (Except Sheraton Waikiki Hotel) + USD 15.00 x per person
      Round-trip from Waikiki (Except Sheraton Waikiki Hotel) + USD 15.00 x per person
    • Round-trip from Sheraton Waikiki Hotel + USD 16.00 x per person
      Round-trip from Sheraton Waikiki Hotel + USD 16.00 x per person
    • Round-trip from Kahala + USD 34.00 x per person
      Round-trip from Kahala + USD 34.00 x per person
    • Round-trip from Ko Olina + USD 34.00 x per person
      Round-trip from Ko Olina + USD 34.00 x per person
  • Inclusion: Cruise fee / Hawaiian Cultural Arts & Crafts
  • Schedule
  •  
  • Pick-up/Check-in
    Time & Location
  •  
  • Drop-off/Check-out
    Time & Location
  •  

  • 10:15-11:15 Pick-up from Select Hotels & Check-in at the Star of Honolulu
  • 12:00 Whale Watch Cruise (2 hrs)
  • 14:00-15:00 Check-out & Drop-off at Select Hotels
Package detail / Schedule
Notes
Restriction(s)
  • All Packages
    • This activity is wheelchair accessible.
    • Children of all ages can participate in this activity.
Additional Note(s)
  • All Packages
    • The activity schedule is subject to change or cancellation due to weather or traffic conditions.
    • The menu is subject to change without notice.
    • Gratuity is not included in the price.
    • Drinks are available for purchase.
    • If you are driving on your own, you will be required to pay a parking fee.
Activity provider
FAQ
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How close will the boat get to the whales?
  • Legally, no boat can come within 100 yards of a whale, but they will get as close as possible without disturbing them.
How far in advance should I book this activity?
  • We recommend booking at least 1-2 weeks in advance. If you have very specific schedule requirements and are not flexible, please book sooner. Last minute availability is often possible, but limited.
How much does parking cost?
  • If you are driving on your own, you may be required to pay for parking.
    Please Note: Parking fees are subject to change. The following prices are estimates.

    1st hour: Free
    2nd hour: $2.00
    3rd hour: $2.00
    Additional time is charged at a rate of $3.00 for every 30 minutes.
    The daily maximum is $30.00.
    There is a lost ticket fee of $25.00.

    With validation, parking for this activity is estimated to cost from $4.00 to $7.00.
Please click HERE to send an inquiry about this activity
Payment/Cancellation policy
Payment type
Credit card payment
Cancellation Policy
  • Cancellations made less than 24 hours prior to the start time charged 100% of the amount.(1-9pax)
    Cancellations made less than 72 hours prior to the start time charged 100% of the amount.(10+pax)
From USD 40.00
From USD 40.00

Taxes & fees included

1% Reward Points
(4.47/5.00) 4.47 / 5
(93 reviews)
Pick-up Available
Duration incl. transportation 3 - 5 hour(s)
Availability Daily
Accessible

LATEST 5-STAR REVIEWS

by: Lau
Fantastic experience and kids loving it!!!!!!!!!!!
by: Jessica
Great time. You have access to all decks. Naturalist answers all question. Plenty of seating. Servers available for sodas and coffee and cocktails. Breakfast is optional at additional charge. Bring yo...more
The crew was friendly. We saw whales nearly the whole time we were on board. The cocktails were tasty and the entertainment was great. We will do this again with our family. Next time, we will do ...more
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