8 Hours
North Shore (Laie), Oahu
Pick Up
Tour Times

UPDATED 2021: Description of activity subject to change without notice due to new limitations and updated capacities. Thank you.


  • Availability: Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, and Saturday. (Closed Wednesday and Sunday)
  • Tour Times: 12:45 PM
  • Duration: 8 Hours

You’ll enjoy full-day general admission to our villages and demonstrations, plus experience our amazing evening show, HA: Breath of Life. This package includes dinner at the Gateway Buffet with live music.

The Show:
Hā: BREATH OF LIFE. A STORY OF PASSION, IGNITED BY FIRE, SONG AND DANCE. The symbolic story of Mana and his beloved Lani, punctuated by Polynesian dance, music and blazing fireknives, is told in “Hā: Breath of Life,” a stunning, new evening show featuring over 100 Polynesian natives, special effects, animation and surround sound. It is a Pacific isle saga of birth and death, love and family, triumph and tragedy.

Gateway Buffet with live music:
Relax with your family in our new Gateway Buffet and enjoy a flavorful selection of Polynesian-inspired Asian and American cuisine. Feast like royalty in our expansive dining hall that features a larger-than-life 360° mural.


  • An immersive cultural experience in 6 island villages.
  • Go Native activities
  • Canoe Rides
  • Tram Tour of Laie
  • Gateway Buffet with live music
  • Admission/General-level seating at Ha: Breath of Life evening show.


  • We recommend you dress comfortably and wear very comfortable shoes.
  • Sunscreen

Location: Polynesian Cultural Center
Address: 55-370 Kamehameha Hwy Laie, Hawaii 96762
Google Maps: https://goo.gl/maps/DAVxbnV7wiXZ8Z1Y7

Round-trip motorcoach transportation is offered from the Waikiki area. Please see the Transportation tab for pick-up locations and schedule.

Parking & Check-In:

  • Check-in begins at 12:45 PM.
  • Parking is FREE.
  • Disability parking is available near the main entrance.
  • Charging stations for electric vehicles are available on a first-come-first-served basis.

Special Notes:

  • Please arrive 15 minutes prior to your scheduled pick-up time.
  • Special food requests available with minimum 48 hours advance notice.

Activity Company: Polynesian Cultural Center

Served in a beautiful and spacious dining hall reflecting the islands of the Pacific, our family-friendly “all you can eat” menu comes with dishes to please your entire Ohana.


Salad Bar:

  • Tossed Green Salad
  • Dressings (Italian, Ranch, Lilikoi)
  • Condiments (Sunflower Seed, Mushroom slices, Garbanzo Beans, Black Olives, Cherry Tomatoes, Red Onion slices, Corn Kernel, Croutons, Shredded Cheese, Diced ham, Cucumber slices, Bacon Bits)
  • Poi
  • Lomilomi Salmon
  • Ahi Shoyu Poke
  • Spicy Local Fish Poke
  • Pickled Cucumber with Limu
  • Orecchiette Fennel Salad
  • Poisson cru with Hawaiian COD
  • Ulu Uala Poke
  • Fruit Platter

Hot Food:

  • Taro bao buns with Kimchee smoked marlin
  • Lili Bao Buns with marinated beets
  • Garlic Shrimp
  • Fried Saimin
  • Kalua Pork
  • Culotte Roast
  • Char Siu Pork ribs
  • Pineapple Fried Rice
  • Adobo Fried Chicken Wings
  • White Rice
  • Garlic Brown Sugar Roast Chicken with Pineapple Relish
  • Furikake Panko Crusted Local Fish
  • Ahi Tuna Sashimi
  • Fried Calamari
  • Spicy Pork belly
  • Chicken Yaka tori (coming soon)
  • Garlic Shrimp (coming soon)
  • Mixed Veggie Medley
  • Roasted Asparagus
  • Bok Choy and sautéed mushrooms
  • Roasted Squash Soup
  • Hawaiian Bouillabaisse Soup


  • Pineapple Fosters
  • Laie Vanilla Panna Cotta
  • Chocolate Cake (coming soon)
  • Scooped Ice Cream (coming soon)
  • Taro Rolls

Oahu Circle Island Tour

Take a jaw-dropping journey across our island paradise.

The Circle Island Tour lets you explore the historical, scenic, and cultural highlights of Oahu—the comfortable, convenient way.

Tour Highlights:

  • Diamond Head
  • Hanauma Bay Lookout*
  • Makapu’u Lookout & Lighthouse*
  • Halona Blow Hole
  • Pali Lookout*
  • Pineapple fields
  • Dole Plantation*
  • North Shore beaches

(*denotes stop)

Tour Schedule:

  • 6:45 AM – Depart Waikiki
  • 6:45 AM-12:30 PM -Narrated historical and cultural tour of the beautiful island of Oahu.
  • 12:30 PM – Arrive at Polynesian Cultural Center
  • 9:00 PM – Depart Polynesian Cultural Center for Waikiki

Pickup location & Time:

  • 10:00 AM – Ala Moana Hotel (Mahukona Street)
  • 10:05 AM – ABC Store#83 Ala Moana Blvd – Next to Grand Waikikian Hotel (Flag post)
  • 10:10 AM – La Croix Hotel ( Olohana Street)
  • 10:20 AM – Ross Dress For Less Store (Seaside Ave.)
  • 10:25 AM – Hyatt Regency (Koa Avenue)
  • 10:30 AM – Waikiki Beach Marriott (Paoakalani Street)

Note: Please arrive 15 minutes prior to your scheduled pick-up time.

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