Your experience offers first and exclusive " Makai to Mauka" 45- minute cultural walking tour that takes you along the shores of Waikiki, learning about ancient Hawaii and it's rich history. Along the way you will stop at the fish sanctuary and feed the fish, learning their Hawaiian names (great for kids and adults), the usage of fish ponds in Hawaiian culture and the importance of the ocean. Further down your expert local guide will share about the development of Waikiki which includes narrative of the battle in Waikiki that lead up to Nu'uanu Pali and the monument where bones of warriors were repatranized in Waikiki. Guests return to the meeting point at the Waikiki Aquarium and will have early entrance to the Aquarium and the Diamond Head Luau. Your luau experience begins with the opportunity to get a hands-on lesson of several cultural practices like: •Lei making •Tattoos (temporary) •Hula lesson •Coconut-headband weaving •Ukulele lesson Now sit back with exclusive airbnb seating and enjoy the only true Farm to Table luau experience with a menu that rivals any 5-star restaurant, followed by an award-winning Polynesian show and amazing fire-knife spectacular!
Nolan Okalani Tallett is a Native Hawaiian, born and raised on the Big Island of Hawaii. Graduated from UH Manoa, Oahu with a BA in Hawaiian language and a minor in Hawaiian Studies. As a Hawaiian cultural practitioner, Okalani has learned hula, chant, Hawaiian medicine, fishing, farming, lomilomi (Hawaiian traditional massage), history, lei making, instrument making, language and haku mele (song/chant writting) and feather work.
Included is a welcome maitai as well as two drink tickets. All drinks with fruit juice are made with fresh pressed juices…
The Mauka to Makai walking tour with our cultural expert is exclusive to airbnb guests and while the area is a public space, guests will see it as our native ancestors saw it, from the ocean, the fish the land and all of the relevancy to life not so long ago.
最多可供10位年滿21歲的旅人參加。父母也可以陪同兩歲以下的幼兒參加。 This experience is great for all ages. Because we serve alcohol anyone under 21 must be accompanied with an adult. Please bring a valid ID if you plan to drink alcohol. Be safe and enjoy this incredible event!
你需要提供一張與你身份證明文件上的相片相符之相片。 以便Airbnb確認是次體驗的參加者。 你只需進行此步驟一次。
Comfortable shoes for the walking portion of the experience, a light jacket, depending on the time of year and local weather conditions
The Diamond Head Luau takes place every Sunday, Monday, Thursday, and Friday, except for the following dates: May 9; June 13, 27; July 11, 25; Aug 8, 9, 23, 30; Sept 5, 12, 19, 26, 27; Dec 2, 8, 9.
Cultural Walk w/ Diamond Head Luau