What is the best time to cruise the Hawaiian Islands?

Families with school-age children are likely to time their Hawaiian vacation during spring break or when school’s out for the summer, so the best time to cruise to Hawaii and share the island with minimal crowds is during the month of September.

What cruises go around Hawaiian Islands?

On the Big Island, the Kona coast is dry and warm, unlike Hilo on the other side of the island with its wet, lush environment.

  • Norwegian Cruise Line – Hawaii Inter-island from Honolulu.
  • Royal Caribbean – 10 night Hawaii Cruise, Vancouver to Oahu.
  • Norwegian Cruise Line – Hawaii Inter-island from Honolulu.

How much does a Hawaiian cruise cost?

While prices for Hawaiian cruises vary depending on the cruise line, on a typical 14-day sailing, you can expect to pay between $1,200 and $4,500 (and up), which breaks down to around $85 to $321 per day.

Are cruises to Hawaii rough?

It’s usually not too rough between the Hawaiian Islands, but it can happen on occasion. The little bit between Oahu and Kauai does get rough pretty often though, that’s the last night of the 7 day American flagged itineraries.

Which Hawaiian Island does not allow tourists?

Niihau, also known as the Forbidden Isle, is a beautiful small island in Hawaii spread across 180 sq km. The island is off-limits to outsiders and only the Robinson family, their relatives, invited guests, government officials and US Navy personnel are allowed here.

Is it cheaper to fly or cruise?

Commercial air travel is significantly less expensive than commercial sea travel. You can fly from New York to London for less than $1,000, in most cases, but a cruise can cost two to three times as much.

How easy is it to travel between Hawaiian Islands?

Traveling between Hawaii’s islands is incredibly easy. A number of airlines operate dozens of quick flights between the islands every day. No matter where your final destination in Hawaii is, almost all visitors to the islands will start and end their journey on the island of Oahu.

What to bring on a 5 day cruise?

– Sunscreen (if checking bags on a flight and saving weight pick some up in FL, TX, or CA – wherever you’re sailing from). – Comfortable shoes for walking (in port and on the ship) – Extra underwear and such, as you’ll likely be sweating more than at home

What Cruise Lines cruise the Hawaiian Islands?

– Hawaii cruises resumed in January. – Kilauea’s spiritual significance. – Kilauea’s eruptions: ‘We refer to it as creation’ Kainoa Delacruz, our onboard “Hawaiian Cultural Ambassador,” told me that despite Pele’s occasional outbursts, most Hawaiians don’t fear the deity. – COVID-19 protocols on our Hawaii cruise. – Hawaii travel resources.

What are the best cruise lines in Hawaii?

Celebrity Eclipse. Celebrity Cruises.

  • Eurodam. Holland America Line.
  • Emerald Princess. Princess Cruises.
  • Can I fly to Hawaii and then cruise the islands?

    The only sane way to see highlights of three islands in a week is the NCL cruise. You can take ship’s tours or arrange for a rental car at some ports for DIY touring. After the cruise, you could enjoy Oahu — which is much more than ‘just’ Honolulu / Waikiki. Trying to fly and stay on several island for only a few nights is a huge waste of time.