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Makapu’u Lighthouse Trail Hike & Halona Blowhole Sightseeing Tour

Quick Details

The most convenient and reliable shuttle service from Waikiki to Makapuu Hiking Trail.

Operation Days: Daily, except Tuesdays & Christmas & New Year’s Day.

Oahu Hiking & Sightseeing Tour time:

  • Shuttle Departure Time (from Waikiki): 7 a.m.
    • Shuttle Return Time (back in Waikiki): 10:45 a.m.
  • Shuttle Departure Time (from Waikiki): 9 a.m.
    • Shuttle Return Time (back in Waikiki): 12:45 p.m.

Hiking Distance: 2.5 miles round trip

Level of difficulty: Moderate

Trail Conditions: Paved, hot, dry slopes, and 500 ft. of elevation


Description / Overview: Get a shuttle from Waikiki and hike the beautiful Makapuu Lighthouse Trail. During this easy Oahu hike, enjoy magnificent views of the windward coast, on a clear day you may even see the Moloka‘i and Lana‘i islands. Don’t forget to take pictures of the historic Lighthouse! From November until April, keep an eye out for the humpback whales, this is one of the best whale watch places on Oahu. Throughout the tour there will be several picture opportunities as you drive. After the hike, we take you to a 15-minute stop at beautiful Halona Blowhole, where you can watch the waves crash into the rocks and spray water up to 20 feet in the air!

Inclusions: Round-trip transportation from Waikiki and a bottle of water.

As a courtesy reminder please do not eat food in our shuttle and/or bring any drinks to be consumed inside.


Interested in other tours by Kaimana Tours?

Check out our “Combo Tours” section where you can do these tours together!

  • Makapu’u Lighthouse & Hanauma Bay (Water Lovers)
  • Diamond Head, Makapu’u Lighthouse & Hanauma Bay(Triple Play Package)


What to Bring & What to Wear: Wear sneakers and comfortable clothes, bring a hat, and sunscreen, and drink lots of water. Don’t forget your camera and bring your binoculars along if you have them!

Why book a shuttle? Parking is very limited, so it’s highly recommended to take a shuttle instead of driving there!

Terms & Conditions:

  • This Oahu hiking tour goes rain or shine.
  • This is a self-guided hike.

Cancellation Policy: Any changes or cancellations must be made at least 48 HOURS prior to your reservation. Failure to cancel in less than 24 hours before your scheduled tour will be subject to a charge of 100% of the total amount onto your CREDIT CARD. To cancel, please call Kaimana Tours at (808) 392-2223 or (808) 230-0023, or email us at [email protected] Every canceled tour will receive a cancellation confirmation email.


GO-Oahu Card Customers:

If you fail to cancel within 48 hours your credit card will be charged. GO Card IS NOT held responsible if you do not cancel within the allowed time, or try to do any changes.


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