Visit the delightful islands of Hawaii with personalized service and experiences. Our On Location partner, Worldstar, understands the islands and has the connections needed to create an unforgettable Hawaiian vacation. Read what Worldstar’s Managing Director, Shauna Hyswick, has to say about vacationing in Hawaii.
Q: What do you consider to be the highlights not to be missed in the Hawaiian Islands?
Each island is unique and has its own particular sights and attractions. However, a traditional Hawaiian luau can be done on any island and is a must for first time visitors. Other recommendations would be:
Q: What type of services do you offer and on which islands?
Our extensive product offerings include:
We are proud to say that Worldstar provides all of the above on all Islands which gives us the ability to create customized experiences while going from island to island. We have a knowledgeable and professional team of destination representatives who are the island experts and are able to assist our guests in designing memorable vacations.
Q: Do you cater to individuals as well as groups?
Yes, we cater to both markets and have experienced meeting and event planners working on our team.
Q: Can your tours be taken by cruise ship passengers?
Of course. We can arrange pier transportation as well.
Q: What special features are a part of the travel arrangements you make?
We offer a personalized touch to all our arrangements. Our staff takes pride in catering to the preferences of our clients in order to enhance their vacation experience. For example, we make recommendations, reservations and welcome calls the morning after they arrive to ensure everything is going well and let them know they have a friend in Hawaii.
Q: What tours are your personal favorites?
My personal favorite tours are:
Q: Tell us about the islands and the type of tours available on each.
Also known as "The Gathering Place", Oahu is the third largest Hawaiian island serving as a home to the majority of Hawaii's diverse population. If you are interested in nightlife and shopping, Oahu is the ideal place.
We recommend: Hiking, biking, zip lining, luau, helicopter tour, Arizona Memorial tour, circle island tour, snorkeling tour, sunset cruises, movie tours, ATV tours, horseback riding, Polynesian Cultural Center and Luau.
Outdoor adventure and romance are characteristic of this, the oldest and northernmost island of Hawaii. If adventure is your take, take a cruise, kayak tour or zodiac ride at the towering cliffs of the Napali Coast.
We recommend: Snorkeling, zip lining, ATV tours, helicopter, sunset cruise, kayaking, circle island tour, Waimea Canyon tour, movie tours, and Luau.
The "Valley Isle", charming towns full of art and mom and pop stores, Maui is well known for its superb beaches, its unique culinary offer and its famous farm to table cuisine.
We recommend: Bike down a dormant volcano, heavenly Hana tour, zip lining, horseback riding, snorkeling, helicopter tour, sunrise on Haleakala tour, luaus.
Hawaii Island is the youngest and largest island in Hawaii. Be amazed by one of the most active volcanoes in the world, Kilauea, visit Puuhonua o Honaunau a historic park that was once a place of refuge or walk on a black sand beach. Hawaii Island has it all.
We recommend: Helicopter, Mauna Kea Summit and Star, Twilight volcano tour, dinner cruise, snorkel cruise, snorkel with the manta rays, luau.
Q: Tell us a bit about the guides who lead your tours.
The majority of our guides are born and raised in the islands so they are not only knowledgeable of the destination but are also great ambassadors of the culture and history of Hawaii.
Q: What tours do you recommend for those looking for active adventures?
Hawaii is ideal for adventure seekers, we offer a wide range of activities that go from zip lining, rappelling, biking down a volcano, hiking, kayaking, to surfing lessons with local experts.
Q: Do you offer any food and wine experiences?
Yes, we often work with clients to create a custom food and & wine experience tour. One of our most popular tours is 'a taste of Oahu' in which we include some mom and pop local restaurants as well as a stop at our famous malasada bakery location for dessert.
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