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Polynesian Cultural Center

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Polynesian Cultural Center Admission
From US$64.95*
Polynesian Cultural Center Admission
From US$64.95*
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The Polynesian Cultural Center, voted the #1 attraction in Hawaii by USA Today, is located along the famous North Shore of Oahu. Explore 42 acres of tropical splendor featuring 6 authentic villages representing the island cultures of Hawaii, Fiji...more
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Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
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55-370 Kamehameah Hwy., Laie, Oahu, HI 96762-2113
+1 800-367-7060
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

I loved visiting here, so much to do and see. Great souvenirs to buy Great shows to watch A whole park of different country tribes Dancing Food Ice cream Clothes to buy Pearls Just loved it!

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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

you will learn about various polynesian culture while immersing yourself with various activities. every hour theres also a performance from each tribe. make sure you have enough time the drive took 1 hr from waikiki. the ticket is also enable us to come back to...More

Thank stephencL8207DI
Reviewed 2 days ago

So much to write! We planned to go to this one day but our ticket allowed for multiple and we ended up using it. Went with our kids 5, 7, 7. They gave the kids a passport where they can get a stamp in each...More

Thank Rebecca I
Reviewed 3 days ago

We did the Ambassador Luau Package and as such had a tour around the facility and a show about "Ha", as well as the luau itself. Our guide was Noy from Tonga and she was so friendly and knowledgable. During the tour, we got to...More

Thank mitty26
Reviewed 5 days ago

This is a nice cultural experience, but perhaps a bit touristy and overprice for what you get. However, it is certainly a place to visit, once and only once, while in Hawaii. We enjoyed it but no need to go back again.

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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We regret not getting there earlier to enjoy everything the Cultural Center has to offer! The food and entertainment was spectacular! We loved walking through the Football Hall of Fame as well as the Polynesian Villages - can’t lie Samoa was the best presentation. Do...More

Thank BWitch
Reviewed 6 days ago

Don't waste your money on this very expensive pseudo cultural experience run by the Latter Day Saints. Totally sanitized. Very artificial. Terrible food at the Luau, dancing was very forced. The girls doing the dances hardly moved and were very well covered. The canoe ride...More

Thank Coll46
Reviewed 6 days ago

We were staying nearby and saw the Polynesian Cultural Center. We weren't sure what to expect but thoroughly enjoyed our day there. We highly recommend it. Very educational and fun for the whole family.

Thank Jean W
Reviewed 1 week ago

We were here about a dozen years ago and I almost didn't recognize the place! The basic set up is the same. Various island groups are represented and each group presents shows or activities. We had no tour but walked through ourselves and stopped at...More

Thank merry_vermont
Reviewed 1 week ago

We signed up for the Ambassdor Circle Tour before we left AZ. Not necessary but it helped to have everything in place ahead of time. Our circle tour began at our hotel, the Hale Koa, at 0730. The microphone in the tour bus was not...More

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carolyn e
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Response from raquelrT9695PB | Reviewed this property |
No, It is managed by the Mormon Church so NO Alcohol. Raquel
carolyn e
10 November 2018|
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Response from Sandy S | Reviewed this property |
No, they are a dry establishment.
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4 November 2018|
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Response from Cool C | Reviewed this property |
Yes, there was a buffet of fish and different meat. You could eat the pork, but not everyone eats it if they want.