Kensington Tours recently released its collection of privately guided itineraries on the four main islands of Hawai’i.
“We’re delighted to share our new collection of Hawaii itineraries for those seeking an exceptional adventure close to home,” said Helen Giontsis, president, Kensington Tours. “It’s been specially curated with our discerning clientele in mind, and our in-destination partners have trusting relationships with the local communities, ensuring our guests will be welcomed with open arms.”
The tours emphasize cultural touring, historical sites and active adventures, all in the company of a private guide. The itineraries tour the four main islands: Oahu, Maui, Kauai and the Big Island, with the option to personalize routing, duration and daily activities. A Kensington Tours Destination Expert works with clients to design the perfect itinerary.
Some highlights tour-goers can enjoy with a Kensington Tours’ itinerary to Hawai’i include:
- Tour Oahu’s North Shore and its beautiful coastlines
- Picnic on Hawai’i’s highest point, Mauna Kea
- A heli-tour of Kilauea and the Kohala Coast
- Hike the Big Island’s volcanic landscape
- Snorkel Kona’s waters
- Enjoy an authentic luau at the Polynesian Cultural Center
- Take in the sunrise over Haleakala shield volcano
- Delight in the natural wonders of Upcountry Maui with a private guide
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