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We will email you with our specific recommendations for the tours that you can do ... We've now added notes to the bottom of each activity listed on to let you know what tours are possible with your cruise ship itinerary and what transportation requirements are.
The cruise ships often MARK UP the activities and tours well over the list price.
Sometimes it can take 90 minutes or more to get to shore ... Kahului (Maui), Honolulu (Oahu), Hilo (Big Island) and Nawiliwili (Kauai). the ship pulls right up and docks it doesn't take long at all to walk onto shore no matter how many people are waiting for the doors to open.
It makes it a lot easier to plan your shore excursions and schedule pickups shortly after the stated arrival time for your ship.
The Pride of America has exactly the same itinerary week in and week out almost 98% of the time (if you happen to have a rare slightly-altered itinerary, just let us know and we'll make adjustments on our recommendations).
We DO NOT RECOMMEND cruises that start in the mainland and end in Hawaii, or vice versa! If your goal is to see Hawaii, don't spend most of your vacation at sea ... If you have more than a week to do a Hawaiian cruise vacation, try taking this approach instead ...