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We specialize in providing private and shared yacht charters in hawaii, from ko olina and waikiki. with a passenger limit of six, we cater to families, couples, corporate suites and more.  browse from our three vessels, two oahu locations, and various experiences to find the perfect match for you. trust in our genuine service and aloha from beginning to end..

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MANA Cruises + Charters

92-100 Waipahe Place, Kapolei

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Private vs. Shared Charters

MANA Cruises’ offers Private & Shared charter options! View our Availability of a Private or Shared charter available everyday out of Ko Olina – and now out of Waikiki! LEARN MORE To define each: Private Charter: Our Private Charter options provide a chartered yacht for

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Sailing in Hawaii: A Comprehensive Guide to the Best Adventures     If you’re looking for an unforgettable sailing adventure, Hawaii is the place to be. With its crystal-clear waters, stunning beaches, and incredible wildlife, Hawaii offers an experience like no other. In this comprehensive

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Why Only 6 Passengers?

Why can MANA only accommodate 6 passengers maximum? We get asked this question often, and we’d like to clarify and make it easy to understand!   Our vessels are limited to accommodating up to 6 passengers due to the requirements of the Jones Act and the MARAD Waiver. The

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Hawaii yacht charter.

The islands of Hawaii seem to have been made for the gods. With amazing beaches, a climate of endless sunny days, and miles and miles of coastlines, Hawaii is simply a paradise destination. With eight main islands, there are plenty to choose from for an unforgettable yacht charter experience. Located on the centre of the Pacific, the waters of Hawaii are simply perfect for multiple days of island-hopping adventures, or full-day trips on one of the islands. For a more immersive experience, a multi-island yacht charter is a definite must in Hawaii.

Why charter a yacht in Hawaii?

If you want to experience the real gist of Hawaii, spending a vacation on one island is not enough. A yacht charter can bring you to the archipelago's best spots, the most amazing natural beauty, and a world of water adventures that can only be experienced with a boat. Your captain can bring you to many of these islands' secret spots, as you enjoy the spoils of the natural wonders that abound. From swimming to snorkelling, windsurfing, to fishing, to diving, Hawaii's waters are genuinely one of the best places on earth for the ultimate yacht charter holiday.

What are yacht charter prices in Hawaii?

A catamaran is the ideal type of yacht in Hawaiian waters because the ocean waters are subject to swells. A catamaran offers stability in such conditions. Nevertheless, motor yachts are still as great on the seas of Hawaii. A typical 71-foot motor yacht can cost about $60,000 for a week's rent in Hawaii. This kind of boat can accommodate a group of 6 people with three cabins on board. A catamaran is perfect for a day tour in any of the Hawaiian islands. A 48-foot catamaran can cost around $3,000 for a full day yacht charter. And lastly, a sailing catamaran with a length of 46 feet can cost around $2,500 for a full day's charter.

When is the yachting season in Hawaii?

The months of May to October are perfect for yacht charters in Hawaii. Having a subtropical climate, the summer months have the best weather and the lowest humidity. The months of November, December, and January is the rainy season in Hawaii, but also the ideal months for surf charters. These are the months that the waves are pumping, and much favoured by professional surfers.

Hawaii yacht charter for a day

A day yacht charter in Hawaii can be a great way to spend time on ocean waters and away from the cosmopolitan vibe of Honolulu. A charter around Maunalua Bay presents you with opportunities to visit and witness and the scenery of Koko Head, Diamond Head, and the Hanauma Bay Ridge. A day charter can include swimming, snorkelling, kayaking, surfing, or simply lounging on the boat as you cruise along the volcanic islands.

Hawaii yacht charter overnight

The West Coast of Oahu offers the best coast for an overnight yacht charter in Hawaii. It presents you a chance to escape the city life for a relaxing cruise along the beach, and of course, visiting coastal towns and enjoying a plethora of water sports activities on the bays. Head to Pokai Bay and enjoy swimming and snorkelling before you spend the night on this safe anchorage. In the morning, have breakfast on the waters of Yokohama Bay, where you can enjoy the secluded and tranquil beach for the rest of your morning. You can also visit Haleiwa town before making your way back to Honolulu. This historic town is the perfect example of old Hawaii mixed with the new Hawaiian atmosphere.

Hawaii yacht charter for a week

A week-long yacht charter in Hawaii can offer you a multi-island liveaboard where you can discover some of the archipelago’s most beautiful spots. Visit the islands of Molokai, Maui, and Lanai from your base in Oahu.

Day 1-2: Oahu

Spend your first two days cruising along the coasts of Oahu. The West end is perfect for snorkelling, possible encounters with dolphins, and cruising along Kaneohe Bay. You can also head to Waikiki Beach, which is the most popular in Oahu, and one of the top beaches in the world. Spend your day here shopping at the waterfront, dining on the seaside restaurants, sunbathing and swimming on the beach, and thoroughly enjoying the quintessential Hawaiian beach.

Days 3-4: Molokai

Visit Kaunakakai, which is the only town in Molokai and enjoy the laid back atmosphere of this beautiful island. Head to the Kalaupapa Peninsula, the Papohaku Beach, and the North Shore, which has the highest sea cliffs in the world, with peaks rising out of the water up to 3,000 feet. A sight to behold, cruising along this coast is a must in your Molokai yacht charter itinerary.

Days 5- 6: Lanai

The island of Lanai offers a tranquil yacht charter experience. Head to Hulopoe Bay Marine Sanctuary Beach and enjoy a day of swimming and snorkelling and BBQ on the beach. Visit the famed Garden of the Gods, as well as the remote Shipwreck Bay. Rent a 4x4 and explore the island’s beautiful scenery or hike through the trails and revel in the magnificent views rewarded to you once you reach the peak.

Day 7-8: Maui

Maui is one of Hawaii's most popular destinations. Visit Lahaina, which is a historic whaling village known for its shopping, art galleries, and restaurants. Head over to Honolua Bay before the sun sets and spend your night here, which is a great anchorage on the northwest coast. On your last day, you can either disembark in Maui, head to the island of Hawaii or make your way back to Oahu.

Wedding yacht charter in Hawaii

Hawaii is an idyllic island paradise, and there's nothing more romantic than spending your wedding and honeymoon here all at the same time. While Hawaii is famous as a tourist destination, a wedding yacht charter can provide you with privacy and exclusivity that can't be met at a 5-star resort. On a yacht charter, you and your guests can have the boat all to yourself as you cruise along the waters of Waikiki beach and experience the beauty of Honolulu's starry skyline at night. Or, if you want an intimate wedding with just the two of you, your boat captain can officiate the wedding with the crew as your witnesses, then have a romantic dinner for two on deck as the sun sets, then cruise your way to your honeymoon destination right after.

Surfing yacht charter in Hawaii

During the months of November to January, surfers flock to Hawaii for the excellent surf and swells. Surfing charters bring guests to the best spots in Hawaii, as well as secret surf spots that only locals know. However, for beginners, or for those who want to surf for the first time, plenty of spots are found across the islands. Some of these spots are in Waikiki, in Oahu; Lemon Drop, Kiahuna Plantation, and PK's in Kauai, and Hanalei Bay. On Hawaii island, the coast of Kona is ideal for beginner surfers. A surfing charter can include a qualified and licensed surf instructor on board, where you can hop from one surf spot to another, and learn the sport without sacrificing comfort and luxury.

Hawaii is the ultimate yacht charter definition with a multitude of itineraries to experience. With so many islands and natural beauty to explore, a yacht charter in Hawaii is simply the ideal way to visit the stunning volcanic islands in the middle of the Pacific.

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Welcome to the Vida Mia!

Hawaii's Only Classic Yacht ​

Join us for a daily coffee tour or a sunset dinner cruise. Our sunset dinner cruise includes fantastic food, cocktails, and live music.  Our "Fresh Catch" Fireworks cruise is a local favorite and is offered every Friday. Whale-watching tours are seasonal and offered from November - March. All of our cruises offer beautiful views of Diamond Head and the Honolulu coastline. 

The Vida Mia is also available for private charters. “Vida Mia” translates to “my life,” a term of endearment in Spanish, and is the perfect venue for an intimate evening with friends and loved ones .

The Vida Mia is a popular venue for weddings, elopements, vow renewals, and other intimate ceremonies. If you are looking to host an event, the Vida Mia is a wonderful choice for your next birthday celebration, family gathering, holiday party, or corporate retreat.  We accommodate large groups of up to 36 passengers.  Our friendly, experienced staff is happy to help you plan the event of your dreams.

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Purchase individual tickets or charter the boat for a private whale watching tour.

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Lunar New Year

Celebrate Lunar New Year on a dinner cruise with fireworks.

Special performance by Sun Hui.


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Vida Mia Roses Cruise

We are covering the boat with roses and  Chef Sean is on board coursing out the evening with his latest dinner menu .   

Spend this Valentine's Day on the water with your sweetheart.

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Have your morning coffee on a yacht.

C ruise the coast at sunrise with a cup of freshly roasted Kona coffee in your hand and a hearty selection of fresh pastries and breakfast items. 

We've partnered with Honolulu Coffee Company to offer fresh Kona Coffee and pastries aboard the historic Vida Mia.

Our coffee beans are grown in Kona and roasted right here in Honolulu. Pastries are baked fresh daily right in our neighborhood and our generous breakfast menu includes a delicious assortment of sweet and savory pastries and other breakfast items. Locally sourced fruits are provided by our chefs at Aloha Culinary Group.

We offer decaf coffee, an assortment of teas, and gluten-free menu options. Dairy-free oat milk, creamers, and natural sweeteners are provided on every tour.

Departing right from Waikiki, the Vida Mia Coffee Cruise is a great way to start the day. 

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Join us for an evening dinner cruise along the coast!

Experience a Hawaiian sunset from the teak decks of an classic wooden yacht. Take in majestic views of Diamond Head and enjoy a picture-perfect sunset in Waikiki. 

Our dinner cruise is an a ll-inclusive experience. Enjoy cocktails, an onboard chef and a live local entertainment.

Our dinner menu includes an array of items like freshly caught ahi, Hawaiian fish ceviche, Huli Huli Chicken, Kualoa Ranch Oysters, local sides and seasonal desserts.

Live local music at sunset on board the Vida Mia is an experience not to be missed. 

Our sunset  cruises are intimate and memorable.

Each cruise is limited to 30 passengers.

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If you are looking for a unique sunset charter experience on Oahu, cruise the coast in luxury on the Vida Mia. Private charters are perfect for large groups looking for an intimate gathering space on the water.

The Vida Mia is the only yacht on the island certified to carry group sizes up to 36 people.

Our friendly in-house event planners will handle everything from start to finish from recommending vendors to charting your course for the evening.  We pride ourselves on creating a personal and memorable experience for all of our private charter guests.

For years, people have said their I-do's on her teak decks. Pop the question, get married, elope or host your wedding reception on board the Vida Mia. The Vida Mis is also the perfect venue for a vow renewal ceremony.  

If you are looking for a unique group activity in Waikiki, a private sunset charter is a natural choice. 

An unforgettable experience. 

The Via Mia is a fully restored antique yacht located in Honolulu, Hawaii. The worldly 61-foot wooden yacht was constructed in 1929 in Stockton, California. Built for luxury, she traveled the world before crossing the ocean to Hawai‘i where she currently resides in beautiful Waikiki.

If her teak could speak, Vida Mia would not only tell stories about movie stars and politicians who enjoyed her lap of luxury basking in the sunsets off Waikiki, but of the countless grand times of families and friends who created lifetime memories aboard this gorgeous, iconic vessel.

The Vida Mia has been on the silver screen starring in movies dating all the way back to the 50's.

Nearly everyone you meet on the island has a story of an event or adventure on the Vida Mia. 

She had made Hawaii home for over 60 years.

The Vida Mia is an exclusive experience that our guests remember for years.  

Nothing pleases us more than sharing the Vida Mia with new friends.

Over the years, we have built a community of visitors, travelers, and local residents.

The Vida Mia works exclusively with local artists, vendors, and craftsmen. From musicians to our local coffee farmers and fisherman, we strive to build a community around the boat.  All of the food served on the boat is sourced locally.  

The Vida Mia served her country during World War II. She arrived in Hawai‘i after serving as an unofficial escort of the famed Transpacific sailing race in 1963, although it’s said perhaps the Transpacific racing fleet was really escorting her.

​There is only one Vida Mia.​

Our experienced maritime staff has traveled the world restoring and preserving old sailing vessels and has extensive experience with classic yachts and wooden boats.

We take great pride as stewards of this historic vessel.  Our staff is hands-on and personable. We have a loyal customer base here in Hawaii. 

Vida Mia has been a beloved part of the Hawaii island harbor community for many years. 

Come experience the Vida Mia. There is no other boat like her.

When you book Vida Mia know you are supporting many other small businesses here in our community.

We look forward to seeing you soon.

We are conveniently located near all the major hotels in Honolulu. We share the harbor with the nearby Prince Waikiki , Ilikai Hotel , and the Hilton Hawaiian Village . If you are staying at the Royal Hawaiian , Outrigger Waikiki, or Sheraton Waikiki we are a short 10-15 minute walk along the beach. Many of our hotel guests take a morning stroll over to the harbor or rent a Biki bike at one of their kiosks. There is a nice bike path along the beach; you can catch it right at the end of Lewers Street or take the scenic route and cut through the path at the Hale Koa Hotel .

For guests staying on other parts of the island, we offer transportation recommendations.

There is ample parking near the vessel. Parking in the Ala Wai Small Boat Harbor is convenient and affordable.

We recommend shared rides or taxi service for cruises that depart on Friday evenings. 

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In the heart of the vast Pacific Ocean lies a paradise unlike any other – Hawaii. The mere mention of its name conjures images of swaying palms, pristine beaches, and a culture deeply rooted in the spirit of aloha. Now, imagine embarking on a voyage of a lifetime, a private charter that allows you to explore Hawaii’s enchanting waters, immerse yourself in its vibrant marine life, and experience the essence of aloha in a way that only the ocean can reveal.

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As your private charter sets sail on the turquoise waters of Hawaii, a world of natural marvels unveils itself before you. Majestic cliffs rise from the sea, adorned with lush vegetation that seems to defy gravity. Hidden coves with powdery white sands invite you to step ashore, each beach a pristine canvas waiting to be explored. This is a land of contrasts, where the verdant mountains meet the azure ocean in a breathtaking embrace.

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Hawaii’s waters are a playground of marine majesty, a realm where dolphins dance in the wake of your vessel and sea turtles glide gracefully through the sea. Snorkel into an underwater kingdom where corals bloom in a riot of colors and schools of fish move in choreographed harmony. Every moment spent beneath the waves is a reminder of the intricate beauty that thrives beneath the surface, a world that exists in perfect harmony with Hawaii’s terrestrial wonders.

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Hawaii’s sunsets are nothing short of celestial masterpieces. From the deck of your private charter, watch as the sun dips below the horizon, painting the sky with hues that range from soft pinks to fiery oranges. It’s a moment of pure magic, when time stands still and the world around you is bathed in a warm, golden glow. As darkness falls, the stars emerge to create a celestial panorama, reminding you of the vastness of the universe.

Hawaii Private Yacht Charters

Sailing on a private charter in Hawaii is a voyage of awe, wonder, and deep connection. It’s an invitation to witness the marriage of land and sea, to embrace the magic of marine life, and to experience the spirit of aloha in its purest form. As you sail into the horizon, with the wind in your hair and the ocean at your feet, you’ll find yourself captivated by the beauty, mystery, and allure of Hawaii’s boundless waters.

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Hawaii Yacht Charter

Luxury Liners offers yacht charters, boat rentals, and private chef services for groups of all sizes. Our Hawaii yachts are well maintained for the perfect yacht charter experience traveling to in and around the islands of Hawaii the perfect destination.

A Hawaii yacht charter is perfect for family vacations , fishing trips , and whale watching , and more!


Our yachts are perfect for birthdays parties, corporate events, and dinner cruises. Luxury Liners offers exciting private yacht charter getaways like no other. Plan your yacht party with us!

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Inspire Yacht Tours & Charters Hawaii

Hawaii’s Finest Private Yacht Experience

Forget waterfront and ocean views when you can be “ en sea” to experience the best of Hawaii on a private yacht charter with the most luxurious of accommodations aboard our elite fleet. Sometimes, an excursion aboard the largest luxury charter yacht amongst the Hawaiian Islands is all you need for a bit of inspiration in your life.

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Strive to reach the highest. 

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Hawaii’s Largest Luxury Charter Yacht

94′ broward.

  • 3 En-Suite Staterooms & 3 Crew Rooms
  • Entertainment deck
  • Full Kitchen
  • Salon & Bar
  • Player Grand Piano
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870hp Engine, Twin Diesel Motors, Dual Stabilizers

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Private charters, per person cruise & private events, your voyage is fully customizable to suit your needs. contact us and we’ll handle the rest..

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Snorkel & Swim

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Discover more of Hawaii on-board and just below the surface. Our snorkel & swim cruise offers both adventure and relaxation for everyone to enjoy. Exquisite snorkeling in remote locations teeming with marine life. 

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Waikiki & Sea Life

Soak in the best views of the Waikiki city skyline and Diamond Head on Hawaii’s largest luxury yacht. Be on the lookout for whales* (seasonal) and other sea life– an exclusive experience with only the finest captain that knows the best spots to view these beloved marine animals.

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Morning Coffee

Start your day the right way. There is no better way to wake up and enjoy your morning coffee than on-board our elite fleet with breathtaking views of the best that Hawaii has to offer. Coffee bar included.

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Honolulu Sunset

Take in unforgettable views and create memories of the moments that matter. Experience the Hawaiian sunset with the sky’s incredible rainbow of colors as the Honolulu skyline comes to life with shimmering lights and the twinkling stars above emerge. 

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Evening Fireworks

Private charter activity and per person cruise available.

Kick off your weekend with the the best unobstructed views of the dazzling Waikiki fireworks display from Hawaii’s largest charter yacht with the breathtaking backdrop of the sparkling city skyline. *(Available Friday evenings for an exclusive experience limited to 12 people per tour. Per person booking available!)

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On-the-Dock Luxury Private Dining

Enjoy an extraordinary private dining experience like no other on-board our 94” Yacht transformed-to-bistro with incredible views from the dock. Features dining options from renowned chefs and private service to ensure your experience is nothing short of spectacular.

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Corporate Events

Choose Inspire for a unique experience and exquisite event space that makes quite a lasting impression. On-board our elite fleet you will find the ultimate escape with all your needs catered to as you celebrate, bond and find that inspiration.

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Weddings & Special Events

Looking for a unique event space for your special moments? Create lifelong memories on-board (dock or on sea) with every aspect customizable to fit your needs. Curate a magical experience like no other with our dedicated team of experts and capture breathtaking photos to last you a lifetime.

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Give the Gift of Hawaii’s Finest Yacht Experience

The best experiences we have in life create beautiful memories, and those memories are priceless. Give the gift of Inspire with our E-Gift Cards.

Escape the Ordinary.

Escape the ordinary. contact us. we are here to make your adventure a reality..

Hawaii Sailing Adventures, LLC

Private Charters in Maui, Oahu, Lanai, Kauai

Private Hawaiian Catamaran, Sailing and Yacht Charters

It's time for the vacation of your dreams.

1/2 day, one-day, sunset, dinner, multi-day to multi-week inter-island vacation, and trip options are available.

Maui Catamaran Charters

Hawaii Sailing Adventures offers private boats, catamaran charters, and sailing trips on our luxury fleet. We provide charter options for Maui, Kaanapali , Kauai , Niihau, Lanai , Molokai , Honolulu, Waikiki, Oahu , Kaneohe Bay, and The Big Island.   Snorkel, whale watch and visit Napali Coast, Kaanapali & Kohala Coast, exploring the beautiful "unknown" Hawaii through our one of our luxury boat trips.

Contact us  to learn more about booking a private catamaran or boat charter where you'll create a memorable adventure for your family and friends. Enjoy extraordinary encounters with whales, dolphins, and sea turtles, swim and snorkel in tropical island waters and have the best sailing experience in your lifetime!

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Niihau, Kalalau Valley, lagoon, reefs and beaches, sea cliffs, waterfalls, snorkel, scuba, swim, sunbathe, kayak, paddleboard, surf, windsurf, fish, and dine ashore. Stay in the harbor as a pleasant, charming, quiet, relaxing home base with all the cooking and sleeping amenities, a more creative environment than a hotel or house, and explore on-island activities on a week or two sailing charter. Relax, work the sails, whale watch, extended inter-island trips, short sailing tours, sunset sail, and dinner cruise. Feel what it is like to offshore cruise in the most dramatically beautiful settings in the world. Our crewed sailing and luxury yacht charters and boat tour prices include skipper, food, fuel, gear, other vessel costs, Sail Blue Hawaii, and much more.

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Ask us about our tropical, romantic wedding and honeymoon packages. Then, let us arrange your marriage ceremony aboard your private yacht.

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With Waikiki Yacht Charters

For years we have been enjoying the Hawaii lifestyle. On your next visit, let us take you on a truly one of a kind yacht charter. We provide the atmosphere, the food, the drinks and Hawaii supplies the fun. From sunset cruises, snorkeling trips, wedding cruises, Honeymoon boat trips, the ocean is our paradise we want to share with you.

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We have your choice of a 45’ Tiara Power Cruiser Rubicon, or you can take a sailboat charter on the luxurious 62′ Beneteau, Vanessa.

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Enjoy the sun, surf, and spectacular views aboard your own luxury yacht. With a variety of options to customize your day sail, you can experience the day of your dreams aboard the SV Pau Hana.

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Friday Fireworks Sail

Watch the Friday night fireworks in Waikiki from the SV Pau Hana. Leave the crowds behind and enjoy your own private fireworks show as our crew caters to your every need.

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We would be honored to help you say goodbye to a loved one with a beautiful ash scattering ceremony on the Pacific Ocean.

Why Sail Oahu?

We offer the finest in luxury performance sailing on one of the newest sailing catamarans in Waikiki. Our Captain and crew are here to see to your every need while providing the highest level of comfort possible aboard a yacht of this caliber.

We will present you with the finest selection freshly prepared local food and beverage customized for you. Whether you are a first-time sailor or a seasoned “Shellback,” relax in comfort and pleasure as the Hawaiian trade winds blow us favorably past Diamond Head.

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Have a special day in mind? Tell us about it. We can provide a no-obligation quote tailored to your perfect day in paradise. We also guarantee our quote for 60 days to give you plenty of time to decide.

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We ensure that your day in our blue paradise is spent the way you always dreamed it could be. Experience Hawaii and the Pacific Ocean aboard your private yacht.

All of our charter guests rate us 5 stars on TripAdvisor

Can't say enough good things about Alan and his crew!! So kind. So knowledgeable of the island. We swam up close with turtles and had a freshly made lunch served. We felt like celebrities. Highly recommend!!

What an awesome afternoon with Sail Oahu! Captain Alan, First Mate Wanda, and crew are first class in every way. We had a beautiful day with stunning views of Waikiki and Diamond Head - with wine, beer, and a delicious lunch to top off the trip. The sailboat was impeccable, impressive and well appointed. We felt well cared for and very welcome. We are looking forward to our next visit to the island and another afternoon with Sail Oahu.

Sail Oahu was Soo Much Fun!!! I had the best day celebrating my birthday!! Captain Alan and First Mate Wanda will make your Trip so enjoyable! They are amazing hosts! And their boat is so classy! I felt like a princess! And the views of Diamond Head were breathtaking!! I will definitely Sail with them again!!

Sail Oahu was one of the most exciting, tranquil, humbling experiences of my life. Capt. Alan, his mate Wanda, and the entire crew were so welcoming & warm. They were particularly great with my nieces and nephews (ages 3-10) as well! They always put safety and comfort first! The sailboat itself is beautiful and lavish. The views of the Island from the open water were breathtaking. I will definitely Sail Oahu every trip I make to the island.

A fantastic day out with my friends with breathtaking views, lovely food, and a stunning boat. The crew were amazing people with such interesting stories, they really made us feel like a big happy family. I recommend this for all families, friend groups, young and old. A day I will never forget! Thank you Sail Oahu and hope to see you soon.

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Any occasion is a great one to get out sailing on Hawaiian waters to enjoy some relaxing and refreshing ocean time. Especially true here in Hawaii where the air is balmy and year-round trade winds provide Honolulu with wonderful sailing conditions.

At Sail Blue Hawaii, the possibilities are endless and  THE HORIZON IS NO LIMIT.

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While sailing off the Oahu coastline, we often see Hawaiian green sea turtles lazing in the sun, dolphins jumping the bow, whales (winter only) spouting off to starboard, and the stunning shine of Venus at sunset. Leave Waikiki and the crowds behind. Step onto your own private yacht and enjoy the ride of your life. The wind is our engine as we sail the beautiful azure blue Pacific waters. The sound of the ocean will thrill. You can choose a magical sunrise cruise, an adventurous tradewind day-sail, a romantic sunset cruise; depending on your preferences and schedules…anything is available for any occasion.

Your private sailing charter in Hawaii is perfect for intimate gatherings, family vacations, or romantic getaways. It comes with an exceptionally experienced captain and crew who are knowledgeable about the islands’ marine life, culture, and history. You will enjoy tradewind sailing as only Hawaii can offer.

The stunning coastal landscapes, crystal-clear waters, and the chance to see marine wildlife up close makes your private sailing charter an unforgettable experience. However, it’s essential to book in advance, especially during peak tourist seasons, to ensure availability and secure your preferred sailing date.


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Hawaiian Island Cruises

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Hawaii Island Hopping by Small Ship

With tens of millions visiting the Aloha state each year, take a Hawaii island hopping cruise for an entirely new, off-the-beaten-path travel experience. Maybe you have been to Hawaii before, but never like this. While day cruises are common, overnight Hawaiian Island cruises are few and far between. Staying aboard a small ship offers unique opportunities to travel in an efficient and effortless way while never missing a sunset. Leave airport travel and hotel bag-packing behind to go Hawaii island hopping in style and ease.

Our Hawaiian Island cruises reach ports and locations that are off-the-beaten path and away from the typical Hawaii cruise destinations. These relaxed, intimate and active Hawaii small ship cruises may just offer the new spin on Aloha luxury you’ve been searching for. Your itinerary is flexible and not available to larger ships, making this Hawaii interisland cruise experience uncrowded, unrushed and full of active adventure exploring remote locales by foot, kayak, sailboat, paddleboard and motor launch.

This unique 8-day, 4-island itinerary offers discovery of Hawaii's rich traditions and natural wonders, including a thrilling night snorkel. Experience the beauty of the Pacific Ocean aboard the 36-guest Safari Explorer luxury yacht.

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We offer the most unique, intimate way to visit Hawaii—by yacht. Let us take you there with efficiency and ease. Why book your Hawaii interisland cruise with AdventureSmith Explorations?


Work with one Adventure Specialist to prepare for your Hawaii island hopping cruise.

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Hawaii Cruises 2024 & 2025

Small ship Hawaii cruises in 2024 are hotter than ever thanks to travelers seeking more exclusivity and remoteness for their travels. Be among the few to cruise Hawaii. Our specialists make it easier than ever to go Hawaii island hopping. Skip the crowds and logistics of air travel and island hop Hawaii by small ship cruise. Our team can assist you with your trip this year, or Hawaii cruises in 2025 and beyond. 

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Through AdventureSmith and our expertise with small ship cruising worldwide, you have the power to choose from scheduled Hawaii small ship cruises in Hawaii or design your own Hawaii island hopping charter cruise for an even more intimate experience with your small group. Let our award-winning experts skilled in pairing travelers with the right ship at the best price create the perfect Hawaii boat cruise for you. Think fresh-caught fish and tropical shorelines just for your group! Luxury Hawaii cruises are hard to find with mostly big ships and day cruises dominating the waters. Let us steer you to the best Hawaiian Island cruises that tap into authentic Aloha.

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“ Cruising Hawaii offers a way to reach many of the islands, letting the captain and a flexible itinerary be your guide. ”

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Year-Round Hawaii Island Hopping

In Hawaii, winter is warm and summer is warmer. Even in “winter,” temperatures are regularly in the 80s, making it an incredible destination for year-round Hawaiian Island cruises. While rain is common, your small ship captain can navigate to windward and leeward sides of islands to take advantage of unique microclimates and steer you away from rain storms. Taking a Hawaii island hopping cruise can truly ensure you land in the best weather during your vacation.

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The Best Hawaii Cruise Ships

We’ve vetted the small boat options in Hawaii to offer everything from a small Hawaii yacht to an expedition ship offering luxury Hawaii cruises. These ships offer cruises around Hawaii with expert naturalist guides to interpret the destination’s unique environment and wildlife. Enjoy up-close exploration on guided shore excursions, swimming, snorkeling and sea kayaking—just to name a few activities included aboard.

From luxury Hawaii cruises to finding a private yacht charter in Hawaii, our small ships can give you the experience you seek. The hallmark of small ship cruising is inclusivity, and as much time off the ship as possible. Consider these Hawaii cruise ships as a floating basecamp to see the Islands as few do—accessing shorelines away from high rises and crowds. The best Hawaii cruise is truly aboard a small ship.

This luxury motor yacht embodies an ambiance of refinement and relaxation, with just 36 guests. The Safari Explorer cruises the Hawaiian Islands, Alaska's Inside Passage. and the Gulf of Alaska.

The 200-to-264-guest Le Boreal combines high comfort with adventure. Cruising primarily in the polar regions and Pacific, she allows her guests to experience luxury, gastronomy, wellness, entertainment and active programming in remote destinations.

Hawaii Island Hopping Tales from Our Experts & Travelers

AdventureSmith travelers as well as our expert staff have been aboard small Hawaiian Island cruises and can help guide your trip planning. Read on to get a feel for your ship and activity choices, as well as the region and the striking tropical landscape and culture that await you. We share fun and personal stories from our Hawaiian Island cruises to help you learn more about what it’s like to be on a unique Hawaii island hopping cruise. These reviews can inspire and inform, whether you are planning a Hawaii honeymoon, a getaway with friends or an active family trip. Let these tales can inspire your own Hawaii interisland cruise and know what to anticipate.

An AdventureSmith expert shares his experience on the 8-day Hawaiian Seascapes cruise aboard the 36-guest Safari Explorer.

What’s the first question a newly-married couple gets? “Where did you guys go on your Honeymoon?” We are outdoorsy and adventurous. We enjoy hiking and getting out there, we want to experience things that others could only read about. We didn't want to completely rough it on our honeymoon but we also didn't want the resort or the 2,000 person cruise ship.

As I drift off to sleep I begin to dream of the amazing experiences that I couldn't even have imagined only seven days ago. I dream of diving with manta rays, of Pele, the goddess of fire, of paddle boarding at Shark's Fin Cove and swimming in the cool water under the cascading falls of Moâ'oula.

What Travelers Say About Their Hawaiian Island Cruises

We wanted to experience the different islands of Hawaii, and we love water adventures, so this was a perfect fit!

We loved the luxury of the cruise, combined with the various active adventures. Perfect!

The guides were always enthusiastic, considerate of all passengers' abilities and extremely knowledgeable. The entrees were always fresh and locally sourced. Thank you Arielle for your help and quick response to questions.

The trip leaders were all excellent. Friendly, accommodating, helpful, fun. No request was ever too much, unless it was unsafe.

We've always wanted to see Hawaii but didn't want resorts or large cruise ships. This trip was very active, yet relaxed and intimate -- perfect for us.

This trip exceeded our expectations! We wanted to experience the different islands of Hawaii, and we love water adventures, so this was a perfect fit! We enjoyed all the water activities the most...mostly because that’s what we enjoy, and they were worth the effort. We saw lots of great fish, coral and other wildlife. We loved the whales, they put on quite a show! The group seemed to connect fairly quickly. Some great new friends!

Accommodations Review

The room on Safari Explorer was very nice. Bed was very comfortable!

Meals Review

All the meals were excellent!

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We had everything we needed, and everything was well prepared for our travel and reservation.  

Crew & Guides Review

The entire crew was amazing. They got to know us within minutes of our first encounter, and always seemed to have a genuine concern for us. Jessica and Lauren were amazing. Both we well informed and found the best opportunities for us in every situation. Always very concerned and watching out for our safety. Both had a great sense of humor, Lauren tells some pretty good jokes! Jessica was always very positive and optimistic, and authentically sincere! They were an absolute delight! I don’t remember the name of the boat driver in Kona, he drove the Black Pearl. He was very informative and a lot of fun.

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Simply fantastic. We loved the luxury of the cruise, combined with the various active adventures. Perfect!

We had wanted to see Hawaii, but are not overly enthusiastic about crowds and commercialism. We wanted to see multiple islands, but did not know which ones to pick. This cruise was perfect, since they took us to 4 different islands and arranged lots of great activities. It was especially great because everything (including the alcohol) was included in one price.

Amazingly good food!

Maria and Jess did great jobs as our expedition leader/guide. We thoroughly enjoyed the activities and their enthusiasm.

We appreciated the advance information. And my questions were promptly and accurately answered.

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There was one hike that was a bit grueling for me, but they were up front about it at the beginning. In spite of that, it was good to be out in the forest in Hawaii and see some things we don't see at home.

Beyond excellent in all ways! Snorkeling every day in a wide diversity of settings was our favorite activity. We also felt that all the excursions were planned so that you were fully immersed in the Hawaiian culture and experience.

Our ship quarters were compact but had ample storage even for over-packers like us.

The entrees were always fresh and locally sourced. Portion size was not overwhelming which I appreciated. You were always able to modify a dish or even request salads or oatmeal. Desserts were amazing, quality over quantity. Great specialty drinks and appetizers.

The guides were always enthusiastic, considerate of all passengers' abilities and extremely knowledgeable. 

Thank you Arielle for your help and quick response to questions.

  • Arielle Lightcap

This is a well tuned adventure. The staff are very experienced with the itinerary, the excursions and activities, the ship, and seemed to really enjoy working with each other. The itinerary is busy if you participate in everything, but allows opting out choices for people who want to relax. The route is a slow pace, and flexible to allow for sudden changes in weather or whale sightings. The weather was perfect, and we got up close and personal with whales, dolphins, green sea turtles and many fish while snorkeling. We also got insights into life in the less visited islands of Lana'i and Moloka'i.

The rooms are pleasant, simple and functional. There was plenty of hot and fresh water. The beds are very comfortable.

The food was excellent - local, varied, and very flexible. The pastry chef was even more amazing. For this particular chef, he seemed to love garlic and salt. I would recommend easing up on both.

It's a fabulous adventure.

This was an ideal trip -- so many fun activities in a beautiful variety of Hawaiian locations, and yet without crowds and hustle-bustle. We loved the snorkeling and whale watching most. Both gave us a sense of awe at nature's variety and beauty, and the small groups with expert guides provided a rare atmosphere of intimacy. Everyone in our group of 25 was good-natured and enthusiastic. The night snorkel with manta rays was a disappointment because only one ray appeared that evening, but there were dozens of unruly tourists.

This trip was a blissful contrast to the "touristy" experience one often finds elsewhere in Hawaii. We've always wanted to see Hawaii but didn't want resorts or large cruise ships.  This trip was very active, yet relaxed and intimate -- perfect for us.

The ship was comfortable and welcoming.  Our cabin, while not large, had plenty of storage and was well appointed.

We thought the food was superb.  Both the chef and pastry chef offered a wonderful variety of delights at every meal, and we were always given choices.  The service was always capable and gracious

Our leaders (Jill Q. and Jill B) couldn't have been better.  They were highly knowledgeable, obviously loved nature and Hawaii, always positive and helpful -- they had that elusive balance of energy and even temper.  They went out of their way to give us a beautiful experience!

The information provided and Aaron's helpfulness were great.

Try to plan some time in Hawaii before and after the cruise.  The "before" allowed us to explore another part of the islands -- and gave the airline time to get our luggage to us two days late!  The "after" gives a chance to transition from the relaxation of the cruise to the hassle of the flight home.

Small Ship Hawaii Cruise Deals

Our experienced team can help you find the latest discounts, explain the ins-and-outs of Hawaiian Island cruises and secure your dream Hawaii interisland cruise at the best rate. From early-booking deals to discounts on new routes, browse our current deals on cruises around Hawaii for ways to save. While our options skew more toward luxury Hawaii cruises due to the ship accommodations, remote access and included activities, we do know how to land you Hawaii cruise deals if you are looking for them. The best Hawaiian cruise is one where you experience the authentic Aloha State at a relaxed pace, not just rush by as a tourist on the least expensive route.

Book your select 2025 departure in Alaska, Hawaii, Mexico (Baja, California), or the Galapagos Islands now and receive 2024 pricing + 10% off.

Experience a new aloha aboard Safari Explorer and visit four islands in one week! Book your select 2024 Hawaiian Seascapes cruise and save 10% off any cabin category.

Book your select 2025 departure of the below-linked small ship cruises in Alaska, Hawaii, Mexico (Baja, California) and the Galapagos Islands to lock in 2024 pricing and receive 10% off.

Offer valid on new bookings only, subject to availability and can be combined with other select offers. See all  small ship cruise deals  for a comprehensive list of current savings on this and other adventures.

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Save 10% on any cabin category when you book your select 2024 Hawaiian Seascapes cruise aboard Safari Explorer.

Offer valid on new bookings only, subject to availability and can be combined with UnCruise loyalty savings, referral savings, military, and REI member benefits. See all small ship cruise deals for a comprehensive list of current savings on this and other adventures. Valid for departures on March 2, 9, 30; April 13, 20; November 1, 23, 30; December 7, 14, 21, 28, 2024.

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The 8 best Hawaii cruises in 2024 and 2025

C ruising the Hawaiian Islands offers U.S. travelers an immersive South Pacific escape with all the comforts of home. In fact, the Aloha State is in many ways an ideal cruise destination. It has year-round sunny weather, four main islands featuring varied topographies — including sandy beaches, cascading waterfalls, volcanic mountains and vibrant green valleys — and a wide array of land- and water-based activities.

The main caveat? Hawaii cruise options are somewhat limited — just a fraction of what's available in the Caribbean — and many itineraries involve multiday crossings from the West Coast. Only one cruise line offers Hawaii itineraries throughout the year; most others visit during specific months or when repositioning ships in spring and fall.

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Looking for the Hawaiian Islands sailing that's right for you? Here's a look at the eight best Hawaii cruises for every type of traveler.

Norwegian Cruise Line's 7-night Inter-island Hawaii

For travelers who want more aloha time than the typical eight-hour port call allows, Norwegian Cruise Line has a solution. Its 2,186-passenger Pride of America lets vacationers sample four Hawaiian islands over seven days, with overnights in Maui and Kauai, plus port calls on both Hilo and Kona on the island of Hawaii. In total, this itinerary offers nearly 100 hours of shore time.

Pride of America sails round-trip from Honolulu every Saturday year-round. As a U.S.-flagged ship, it's the only large vessel permitted to sail this way. Not only do you skip the long Pacific crossing that most cruise ships do to reach Hawaii, but passports are not required for U.S. citizens, and you can tack on pre- or post-cruise stays on Oahu.

The overnights on Maui and Kauai also mean it's possible to try several of Hawaii's signature experiences that most port calls don't allow. Passengers can catch dusk or dawn from atop Maui's massive 10,023-foot dormant volcano with sunrise and sunset excursions to the Haleakala Crater. And with the ship in port all night on Kauai, guests who want to enjoy traditional Hawaiian cuisine, music and hula performances can book the Luau Kalamaku for a fun evening out.

Pride of America, which has been cruising Hawaii since 2005, doesn't have the onboard thrills (race track, virtual-reality gaming, waterslides) of Norwegian's newer ships , but that's okay because the islands, not the ship, are your main destination. Its American-themed decor celebrates U.S. cities in a vibrant, and at times, kitschy way, but a 2021 refurbishment left its cabins and public spaces feeling refreshed.

Many of Norwegian's specialty dining venues (which incur a surcharge) are on board, including Cagney's Steakhouse, Le Bistro (here, it's Jefferson's Bistro), Moderno Churrascaria and Teppanyaki.

Who should go: Anyone seeking a convenient way to island-hop — and see a lot of Hawaii — by making the most of the generous shore time with a combination of independent exploration and shore excursions. Most sailings attract couples ages 50 and older, although summer and holiday sailings have plenty of families on board.

Related: Best time to cruise Hawaii

UnCruise Adventures' 7-night Hawaiian Seascapes

Cruisers seeking a less traditional, more carefree Hawaii experience can have it from November to April aboard UnCruise Adventures ' 36-passenger Safari Explorer. The seven-night Hawaiian Seascapes itinerary, which begins either on Molokai or the island of Hawaii, is an unconventional one designed for those who enjoy going off the beaten path in an intimate and more authentic setting. U.S. passports aren't required to sail.

UnCruise visits four islands — Maui and Lanai plus Molokai and Hawaii — and focuses on not only their striking landscapes and underwater beauty but also the cultural traditions, cuisine and music of the Hawaiian people. On Molokai, where there's not a single traffic light and the lifestyle is slow-paced, passengers get a chance to "talk story" with locals and enjoy a pa'ina (feast) and evening jam session. Lanai activities range from snorkel, paddleboard and kayak excursions to off-road adventures exploring the privately owned island's dramatic sea cliffs, red rock formations and vast fields once filled with Dole pineapples.

Most UnCruise sailings are during Maui's humpback whale season, so sightings while cruising off the coast of Maui are possible. You might also catch glimpses of dolphins and sea turtles. A "Captain's Choice" day is a wild card determined by the weather, marine life in the area and other factors, while the final two days are spent exploring the Big Island of Hawaii — including a hike up Hualalai volcano and a skiff ride along the rugged coast.

Constructed in 1998, Safari Explorer was designed with adventure itineraries in mind (in summer the U.S.-flagged ship repositions to Alaska). Its size allows it to navigate areas larger ships can't reach, which in Hawaii means bays and coves ideal for snorkeling or watersports.

With such a small number of passengers aboard, guests get to know each other — and Safari Explorer's friendly and knowledgeable crew — quite well. Passengers come together over meals featuring locally sourced ingredients, and as all UnCruise fares include unlimited wines, spirits and microbrews, shipmates can raise a glass without worrying who's buying a round. It all lends itself to an exclusive yet utterly relaxed week of cruising.

Who should go: The ship's laid-back onboard vibe paired with its land- and water-based activities make the Hawaiian Seascapes itinerary ideal for active travelers seeking a nature-focused itinerary — although cruise fares (which start around $5,900 per person) are among the priciest for a Hawaii cruise.

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Holland America's 17-night Circle Hawaii

Travelers who have more than two weeks to spare and who prefer to arrive in Hawaii via ship rather than an airplane can do so on Holland America 's 17-night Circle Hawaii itinerary. They'd better also love sea days because crossing the Pacific from San Diego or Vancouver to Honolulu and back requires 10 days.

That means passengers enjoy five or six days in Hawaii on Kauai, Oahu, Maui and the island of Hawaii. Some itineraries stay in select ports overnight. Cruises departing from San Diego also call on Ensenada, Mexico. With either departure port, passports will be required.

The itinerary is offered in 2024 and 2025 on the 2,650-passenger Koningsdam and 1,432-passenger Zaandam.

Travelers with more time on their hands can also visit Hawaii as part of longer Pacific island cruises with Holland America. Koningsdam will sail a 35-night Hawaii, Tahiti & Marquesas itinerary in 2025 that combines visits to four Hawaiian islands with calls on five islands in French Polynesia and Fanning Island, Kiribati (and 20 sea days).

Related: Holland America unveils epic cruise to Hawaii and Alaska for 2025

Zaandam will also sail 51- to 56-night Tales of the South Pacific itineraries that visit multiple islands in Hawaii and French Polynesia along with ports in the Cook Islands, American Samoa and Fiji.

Holland America is popular with cruisers ages 60 and older, many of them retired, who have time to enjoy longer itineraries on ships that offer good value with a focus on culinary and musical enjoyment. Two of Koningsdam's most popular venues are its live entertainment area with three venues — B.B. King's Blues Club (for Memphis-style rhythm and blues), Billboard Onboard (for chart-topping hits played by a live pianist) and Rolling Stone Rock Room (for a live band playing classic rock), and World Stage, a theater with a 270-degree screen used for both special BBC Earth in Concert and theatrical productions.

Onboard specialty dining options (at an added cost) include Pinnacle Grill for steaks and seafood, Tamarind for Pan-Asian cuisine and Rudi's Sel de Mer for French Brasserie specialties and seafood.

Who should go: Mature travelers who prefer not to fly and who enjoy a more traditional cruise experience. They should also love sea days as much (or even more so) than port exploration.

Related: 16 mistakes cruisers make on cruise ship sea days

Princess Cruises' 15- or 16-night Hawaiian Islands

Princess Cruises is also a good option for longer sailings. The cruise line offers numerous round-trip itineraries to Hawaii from Los Angeles, San Francisco and San Diego in the fall and winter.

The majority of sailings are aboard the 3,080-passenger Crown Princess and Ruby Princess from San Francisco, and the 2,600-passenger Grand Princess and 3,080-passenger Emerald Princess from Los Angeles.

Ships are in port for nine to 11 hours in Hawaii (Hilo), Kauai and Maui and for 16 hours in Oahu. Itineraries include a stop in Ensenada, Mexico (so passports are required), plus nine or 10 sea days.

The ships feature many of Princess' popular dining venues, including Alfredo's Pizzeria (a sit-down venue serving personal-size pizzas), Crown Grill for steaks and Sabatini's Italian Trattoria. There's plenty of outdoor space for soaking up the sun — including an adults-only sun deck — and a dazzling Piazza for enjoying cocktails, gelato and pop-up street performers.

Fans of Princess' Movies Under the Stars poolside screenings (with free popcorn) and Discovery at SEA enrichment programming will have ample time to enjoy these perks on a Hawaii sailing.

Who should go: These sailings will appeal to couples or groups of friends who prefer to have a wide choice of sailing dates, can take the time to enjoy a leisurely Pacific crossing and appreciate Princess' focus on quality cuisine and a sun deck designed for relaxation rather than thrills.

Related: Best Hawaii cruise shore excursions

Celebrity's 9- to 12-night Hawaii Cruise

Travelers seeking modern interior decor on a ship designed with couples in mind can visit Hawaii aboard Celebrity Cruises ' 2,852-passenger Celebrity Solstice or 2,918-passenger Celebrity Edge on itineraries ranging from nine to 13 nights — but only if the timing is right. That's because the line offers only two sailings per ship each year (in spring and fall) as the ships reposition between Alaska and destinations in the Pacific. The itineraries are one-way (Vancouver to Honolulu or vice versa) with passports required.

These cruises call on three ports on two islands: Honolulu (Oahu) and Hilo and Kona (Hawaii), with one or two overnights in port and 10 hours ashore on one-day visits. All include five days in a row at sea. Since the itineraries either begin or end in Honolulu, there's also a chance for some pre- or post-cruise exploration.

Sea days offer opportunities to enjoy the chic, grown-up ambience and amenities aboard these ships. Each vessel offers multiple complimentary and extra-fee specialty restaurants. Celebrity Solstice features Tuscan Grille for Italian specialties and steak and Murano for modern French cuisine, while Celebrity Edge offers the whimsical Le Petit Chef and the international Eden Restaurant.

Celebrity's signature Martini Bar and many other onboard watering holes keep the grown-up vibe going day and night. Choose cruise fares that include alcohol and Wi-Fi, or pay a lower rate and pay for your drinks as you go.

Who should go: The slightly shorter one-way sailings and the ships' contemporary ambience make these itineraries ideal for couples and groups of friends seeking a relaxing escape — especially Gen Xers in their 40s and 50s, who are Celebrity's target market.

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Carnival's 14- or 15-night Hawaii from Los Angeles

If fun is your cruise mantra, the "Fun Ship" brand Carnival Cruise Line offers a handful of round-trip sailings to Hawaii from Los Angeles (Long Beach) aboard the 2,984-passenger Carnival Radiance. Like other roundtrips from the West Coast, these itineraries spend just five days in Hawaii, offering eight to 14 hours of shore time in ports on four islands: Maui, Kauai, Oahu and Hawaii. Along with enjoying eight sea days, guests will also call on Ensenada, Mexico, so passports are required.

Carnival Radiance first sailed under that name in 2021, but it's not a new ship. Before an epic makeover, it sailed for the cruise line as Carnival Victory. Ship features include many of Carnival's signature complimentary and extra-fee dining venues, including Guy's Burger Joint and Pig & Anchor Bar-B-Que Smokehouse, BlueIguana Cantina, Fahrenheit 555 Steakhouse and Bonsai Sushi Express.

Additional guest favorite destinations on board include the RedFrog Pub, Alchemy Bar and WaterWorks aquapark. Expect high-voltage theater shows from Playlist Productions at night and poolside interactive contests by day.

Who should go: Socially inclined cruisers who love Carnival's emphasis on onboard fun and can appreciate a colorful ship with a lively ambience and lots of day and evening activities.

Related: Best Hawaii cruise tips for getting the most from your island-hopping trip

Royal Caribbean's 9- to 13-night Hawaii Cruises

A megaship cruise experience to Hawaii is available, too — with pricing that's quite affordable. Royal Caribbean cruises there on two vessels in one of its newer classes of ships: the 4,180-passenger Quantum of the Seas and Ovation of the Seas.

All are one-way cruises just before or after the Alaska cruise season (so late April or early October) between Oahu and Vancouver (or vice versa). The ships call on two Hawaiian islands and spend four or five days in a row at sea. Passports are required since these itineraries begin or end in Vancouver.

Ovation of the Seas and Quantum of the Seas feature a mix of thrills for all ages. These include RipCord by iFly simulated sky diving, FlowRider simulated surfing, bumper car racing in the SeaPlex indoor activity complex and the North Star sightseeing capsule, which ascends 300 feet above the top deck for 360-degree views.

Both ships also offer 14 dining venues, including the innovative Wonderland, Jamie's Italian by Jamie Oliver and kid-favorite Dog House, as well as bar options that include Schooner Bar for by-request piano tunes, Boleros for mojitos and merengue and Bionic Bar for drinks poured by robotic bartenders. Entertainment includes live cover bands in the Music Hall and multimedia music and dance performances in Two70.

Who should go: Cruisers who love a big ship with a wide array of dining choices, all kinds of evening entertainment and plenty of exciting activities to pass the time on sea days. Quantum-class ships are great for families, but the sail dates might not work for those with school-age kids.

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Viking's 16-night Hawaiian Islands Sojourn

For a guaranteed adults-only sailing in a relaxed, boutique-style setting, upscale cruise line Viking also offers round-trip Hawaii cruises from Los Angeles in late 2024 and early 2025 on its 930-passenger Viking Neptune.

What sets Viking apart from most of the other lines offering Hawaii cruises is that it includes a free shore excursion in every port. These include a highlights tour of Honolulu and Pearl Harbor on Oahu and a visit to a scenic waterfall and the Kilohana sugar plantation on Kauai. Additional excursions can be booked at an extra charge.

The 16-night Hawaiian Islands Sojourn sailings visit four islands — Hawaii (Hilo), Oahu, Kauai and Maui — and like other round-trip sailings from the West Coast include 10 sea days and a call on Ensenada, Mexico, so passports are required.

Viking Neptune will also do 32-night Grand Hawaii and Polynesia sailings round-trip from Los Angeles in late 2024 and early 2025 that visit four islands in Hawaii and four in French Polynesia.

The ship, which debuted in 2022, features sleek Scandinavian-inspired decor, a soothing spa with a complimentary thermal area, an aft infinity pool and hot tub, a panoramic Explorer's Lounge and five onboard restaurants. Specialty restaurant Manfredi's serves an extensive menu of Italian specialties, while The Chef's Table offers rotating five-course themed menus, including Asian, French and California-inspired.

In addition to the free shore excursions, pricing includes complimentary wine or beer with lunch and dinner, specialty dining at no extra charge, crew gratuities and transfers.

Who should go: Couples who prefer the quieter ambience of a ship that doesn't allow anyone under 18 onboard, doesn't have a casino and offers presentations by regional experts that enhance immersion into local culture. Viking cruisers are generally over age 55.

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