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Polynesian Cultural Center

Closed Now: 11:30 - 20:45
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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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55-370 Kamehameah Hwy., Laie, Oahu, HI 96762-2113
+1 800-367-7060
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Reviewed today via mobile

Started the day here at opening, then headed straight to a display. Make sure to get a leaflet as details all the timings for displays and demonstrations. From this we were able to plan a route. We enjoyed exploring the park, we found the exhibitions...More

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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

On our first family holiday to Hawaii we made the scenic trip (by tour bus - 75 mins) from Waikiki to the Polynesian Cultural Centre. An amazing experience and unforgettable day! We arrived just after midday, and followed the brilliant schedule (activities every half hour)...More

Thank Andrew M
Reviewed yesterday

This trip was to celebrate my dad's birthday and we visited PCC on his actual birthday. The circle island ambassador tour is well worth the price. From the time we were picked up at our hotel to the time we returned that night, we all...More

Thank Anniebelle38
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

This place is divided into different activities and I have rated as a 4/5 based on the day and each of the 'Island Villages" these were great. Samoa was fantastic and really entertaining. The shows overall including Breath of Life in the evening was excellent...More

Thank JoJo036
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Other reviews will describe in detail what the PCC is all about. We spent about 6 hours in the park. Not enough time really. Wonderful tribute to Polynesia. Luau buffet is standard faire in a beautiful, hugh buffet hall. Don't miss the Ha, Breath of...More

Thank Sandu517
Reviewed 4 days ago

We spent three days here (noon to 6 or 8), and loved it. There was so much to see and do. We had the Ambassador Luau package, and it was great to have a guide to tell us about the different villages, etc. Our guide,...More

Thank nontravelerUtah
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We spent the day at the PCC- it was my second time here and my husbands first- it was a beautiful display of cultural activities. We did the Buffet and the Ha Breath of Life show. My only complaint was the seats in the theatre...More

Thank Kristin S
Reviewed 4 days ago

If you're visiting Hawaii for the first time, you'll probably want to do a Luau. Our family has done about 10 different Luau's on most of the islands. They are all mostly the same. They take you on a trip of Polynesia which encompasses all...More

1  Thank Funfamtimes
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Highly recommend a visit to the Polynesian Cultural Center and even more so pay the extra money for the super ambassador luau package, it was worth every penny!!! Our private guide was Elizabeth from Tonga, we just loved her, she was sweet, funny and so...More

Thank BeeNh
Reviewed 4 days ago

We did the Ambassador Luau Package which worked well for us, we were picked up at our hotel on time at 10.30 had an informative drive to the centre and dropped back at 22.15. Once at the centre we were split into small groups and...More

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17 October 2018|
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Response from Barry G | Reviewed this property |
Our coach left after the luau and dropped at several hotels. That was the only time they left. The time they leave would be a long day for very young children.
17 October 2018|
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Response from mlbbau23 | Reviewed this property |
It’s like going to Disney World for the first time with no idea what to do. I highly recommend the guided tour which gives you first hand experiences VIP style. Somewhat expensive but definitely worth it. The “HA Breath of... More
5 September 2018|
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Response from bandms | Reviewed this property |
I did see people in wheelchairs however I don’t know if they were their own or provided by the center. I did not see any trams throughout the center. To fully see the entire cultural center a lot of walking is required. It... More