Not all tour companies are the same
At Discover Hawaii Tours, we take your trip personally. We want you to feel at home in the islands, which is why we invite you to learn more about our company. Our mission is to provide a personalized tour for the perfect Hawaiian vacation. We’ve built our company on a set of core values to create a memorable tour experience that lasts a lifetime. We want you to love our tours so much that you’ll tell your friends about us!
We hand-select the finest candidates to become the face of our company, our tour guides. Following an intense two-week training course, applicants must pass a series of written and verbal tests covering topics on ancient and modern Hawaiian history, Pearl Harbor history, and American history. We place potential applicants through rigorous training on Hawaiian culture, traditions, ecology, geography, and folklore.
Sounds tough, right? It’s our way of finding the best tour guides in Hawaii.
At the core, our guides follow three principles:
- Exercise expert knowledge of Hawaii’s history and culture.
- Always be friendly and professional.
- Embody the spirit of Aloha.
Our tours speak for themselves, but we don’t stop there. Each day, our guides meet with expert mechanics for a strict inspection of every vehicle. In accordance with Hawaii State Law, our guides must obtain a Commercial Drivers License (CDL) and pass a drivers safety course. GPS-enabled communications to ensure accurate, immediate contact between dispatch and drivers. Discover Hawaii Tours is a Pearl Harbor Certified Tour Operator. We also maintain permits as certified transportation providers for the Honolulu International Airport.
Awards and Honors
- Hawaii Visitor’s Bureau exclusive membership
- A+ Rating on Better Business Bureau
- Top-rated tour company on TripAdvisor
- Featured on Good Morning America
- Featured on the Travel Channel Featured on ABC Nightly News
- Featured on the Discovery Channel
American Made Vehicles
American Made Vehicles We’ve chosen reliable USA-made commercial vehicles for all our tours because we believe in America’s commitment to quality products. Our fleet joins the tour and travel industry as some of the most dependable vehicles throughout Hawaii. Enjoy air-conditioning, captain’s chairs, and comfortable transportation aboard our American-made deluxe mini-coach buses.
Locally Owned and Operated
We share the spirit of our local communities with the visitors of Hawaii. Our headquarters are located in the center of Honolulu. We’ve built relationships with local vendors on Oahu, Kauai, Maui, and the Big Island. Being locally owned and operated means we’re more passionate about our island home, and we’re more familiar with its top destinations. Choose Discover Hawaii Tours, the tour operators that know Hawaii best.
Low Price Guarantee
Our prices are updated constantly to ensure the lowest prices available online, guaranteed! If you find a lower price for the same tour on our website or from a competitor (in USD), send us the details at least 48 hours before or after your tour and we will refund the price difference. Remember to make a copy or screenshot of the lower rate in case we request more information.
Things you should know about our low-price guarantee:
- Our Low Price Guarantee is available to customers who make a purchase of at least $20 USD through this website.
- Due to airline ticket restrictions, this does not apply to tours including airfare.
- When you make a request, have your booking number, home address, plus proof of price difference.
- Refunds of the price difference will be processed to the credit card used for the original booking.
- Discover Hawaii Tours reserves the right to verify details of the lower price where possible. All refund decisions will be made at the sole discretion of Discover Hawaii Tours.