Taste of Hawaii Ocean Tour

Waikiki Sunset Cruise

Special Introductory Price: $99!

*Introductory Price 02/14/20 – 06/30/20

Tour Details

Price

Adults: $129 $99
Kids (6-11): $129 $99

Days

Saturday - Thursday: 5 PM Start
Sunset, City Lights and Island Dinner Cruise

Fridays: 6 PM Start
Island Dinner Cruise Plus Fireworks!

Duration

2.5 Hour Cruise

*Minimum of 4 bookings required for tour to take place

Waikiki Pickup Map

Tour Route

Oahu Sunset and City Lights Dinner Cruise with Island Cuisine

Board an all-new boat for a relaxing experience
floating off the coast of Waikiki

Take in the glow of Diamond head at golden hour and the magic of the Honolulu city lights from an all-new luxury powerboat! Ocean and You is the premier Oahu experience for an intimate, high-end Waikiki sunset cruise.

With transportation from Waikiki hotels included, board the double-decker boat and explore its wraparound seating and Titanic-style front railing. Enjoy pupus (appetizers) and island cuisine prepared by  local Hawaiian chef Elmer Guzman. Keep your eyes on the horizon for sightings of Hawaiian spinner dolphins, or humpback whales in winter.

Then, sit back and relax while the local crew entertains you with hula dancing and shares information on Hawaiian culture

  • Relax on an all-new 2020 powerboat with surround sound, mood lighting and wraparound seating
  • Take in the glow of Diamond Head at sunset and the Waikiki city lights, plus fireworks on Fridays
  • Enjoy pupus (appetizers) and island cuisine from Chef Elmer Guzman
  • Experience authentic Hawaiian cultural arts performances
  • Keep your eyes out for wild spinner dolphin, whale and sea turtle sightings


Private Charters Available. Recommended for groups of 10 or more.

Local Chef Elmer Guzman serves island cuisine on an Oahu dinner cruise

About Chef Elmer Guzman

Chef Elmer Guzman was born & raised on Maui and attended the culinary program at Kapiolani Community College and The Greenbrier. With a focus on innovative island cuisine and seafood, Chef Elmer has worked with iconic chefs such as Sam Choy, Emeril Lagasse & Alan Wong.

Chef Guzman is the owner & executive Chef of local favorite seafood restaurant Poke Stop, which was featured at Hawaii’s Favorite Kitchens in Kapahulu in 2014. Chef Elmer supports local produce and developed the “Adopt a Farm” program with Mari’s Garden in 2013.

The Tour Agenda

Here is a complete rundown of what you'll experience on Ocean and You

*Tours may change/cancel due to unexpected weather or other circumstances.

5:00 PM

(Friday Tour: 6:00 PM)

Arrival at Kewalo Boat Harbor

Welcome aboard our state-of-the-art new boat!

Docked in the Kewalo Boat Harbor, our ship – Ariya II – has two decks, mood lighting, surround-sound, a Titanic-style bow and a bathroom onboard.

Cruise past Waikiki at Sunset on Ocean and You
The crew on the Honolulu boat cruise sing and dance hula

5:15 PM

(Friday Tour: 6:15 PM)

Crew Introductions and Safety Briefing

Filled with the Aloha Spirit, our “locally grown” crew members are all masters of the sea! Each is CPR, First-Aid and LifeSaver licensed. They will inform you how to stay safe on the boat.

Plus, they’re amazing ukulele players, singers and hula dancers!

5:20 PM

(Friday Tour: 6:20 PM)

Depart from the Harbor

Start the evening with a champagne cheers with new friends. Get to know your new Ohana for the night while leaving the boat harbor. It’s time for a celebration at sea!

View humpback whales from the Ocean and You Waikiki sunset dinner cruise

Hawaii Ocean Wildlife

Explore the boat and keep your eyes peeled for sightings of Hawaiian spinner dolphins, sea turtles or humpback whales.

5:45 PM

(Friday Tour: 6:45 PM)

Island Cuisine Dinner

Serve yourself island-infused pupus (appetizers) on ocean-friendly compostable plates.

The crew will serve you various tastes of Hawaii in multiple courses, prepared by a local Chef Elmer Guzman, delivering new delicacies in 15-minute intervals.

Click to View the Menu
Take in Diamond Head at sunset as you sail past the Honolulu coastline.

Sunset in Paradise

Bring out your cameras to capture unforgettable memories against the glowing backdrop of the infamous Diamond Head Monument illuminated at sunset.

6:00 PM

(Friday Tour: 7:00 PM)

Hula Entertainment

There’s no need to go to a luau to experience Hawaiian culture. The Ocean and You crew is the best entertainment you can get!

Hula dancing in Waikiki on Ocean and You
Waikiki Night Life Cruise with Live Music

7:00 PM

(Friday Tour: 8:00 PM)

Mood Lighting

Watch as the boat transforms into a chic, floating party as the floorboards and ceiling light up with lavender twinkle lights.

Waikiki Fireworks

(Friday Tours Only)

Each Friday evening the Hilton Hawaiian Village puts on a free fireworks show on Waikiki Beach. Get the best view on the island, watching from the ocean!

花火

7:20 PM

(Friday Tours: 8:20 PM)

Head Back to the Harbor

After a luxurious Waikiki dinner cruise, we will turn the boat back toward the harbor. But the fun isn’t over yet!

We’ll do one last group cheers and dance to send you on your way.

7:45 PM

(Friday Tours: 8:45 PM)

"A Hui Ho"!
Until We Meet Again!

We’ll bring you back to the harbor, where you will board our bus again so we can take you back to your hotel. You can plan to be back to your hotel around 8:00 PM (Friday Tour: 9:00 PM).

Guest enjoys Honolulu city lights tour

Our Commitment to the Environment

Ocean and You is committed to promoting environmental stewardship, cultural sensitivity, community well-being, and quality education within the travel and tourism community.