5* Hawaiian Islands

Cruise to the incredible Hawaiian islands on this amazing 15-night 5-star cruise! Departing from Los Angeles this cruise visits the islands of Hilo, Honolulu, Kauai and Maui and calls into beautiful Ensenada in Mexico before returning to Los Angeles.

Includes 1 night in a 4* Los Angeles hotel before your cruise.

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FROM Dublin / Los Angeles
DATE 18 November 2018
DURATION 15 Night Cruise + 1 Night Hotel
PRICE Was €1,989 now from €1,769 pp

Cruise to the incredible Hawaiian islands on this amazing 15-night 5-star cruise! Departing from Los Angeles this cruise visits the islands of Hilo, Honolulu, Kauai and Maui and calls into beautiful Ensenada in Mexico before returning to Los Angeles.

Hawaii Star

Day to Day Itinerary:

Day 1: Los Angeles, California, USA: 

On arrival in Los Angeles, you will be transferred to the hotel for a one night stay in this iconic city.

The City of Angels always hovers between dream and reality. Once a near-forgotten colonial outpost, the pueblo metamorphosed into an agrarian paradise before reinventing itself as a movie colony. Perhaps no other city owes so much to the technological innovations of the 20th century, from the automobile to the airplane. Little wonder that LA is oft described as the “dream machine.” In LA, reinvention is a way of life. Yet this talent for change has created a city with a rich ethnic diversity and a sizzling culture. LA is the source for trends that migrate across the country and then the world. Where else can you enjoy a Thai taco or munch on a kosher burrito? Or travel from downtown’s high rises to the beaches of Malibu, shopping in Beverly Hills along the way?

Day 2: Los Angeles, California, USA: Depart 16.00

Following your overnight stay in the hotel, you will be transferred to the port to board the 5* Star Princess, your home for the next 15 nights.

Day 3-6: At Sea:

Day 7: Hilo, Hawaii: Arrive 09.00     Depart 18.00

Welcome to the Big Island of Hawaii – a paradise of black-sand beaches, tropical rainforest and volcanic mountains. Mauna Loa, the largest mountain on the planet, soars above the bleak lava fields of Hawaii Volcanoes National Park. In the heart of the Big Island’s lush rainforest lies the remote and stunning Wai’po Valley (Valley of the Kings). Hawaii’s history matches its incomparable landscape – it is a saga of mighty Polynesian kings, sugar barons, war and treachery.

The landscape of the Big Island ranges from black-sand beaches to tropical rain forest to the alpine terrain of Mauna Loa and Mauna Kea. At 13,796 feet above sea level, the summit of Mauna Kea is the highest point in the entire Pacific basin.

Day 8: Honolulu, Hawaii: Arrive 07.00     Depart 23.00

Home to nearly half a million people, Honolulu is Hawaii’s state capital and only major city. The city of Honolulu and the island of Oahu offer a wealth of historic, cultural and scenic attractions. Waikiki Beach and Diamond Head are two of the city’s enduring symbols. Pearl Harbor, site of the USS Arizona Memorial and the “Punchbowl,” are haunting reminders of the tragic events of December 7, 1941, when the Japanese surprise attack on Pearl Harbor forced America into World War II. Honolulu is also home to the historic Iolani Palace, the official residence of Hawaii’s last royals. Beyond the city lie tropical rain forests, the Pali Lookout and the North Shore known for its surfing beaches.

A draw card to visitors of all ages, from all corners of the globe, Honolulu’s appeal ranges from it’s magnificent beaches, countless well-stocked shops, tempting restaurants and a multitude of historic, cultural and scenic attractions.

Day 9: Kauai (Nawiliwili), Hawaii: Arrive 08.00     Depart 17.00

The fourth largest island in the Hawaiian group, Kauai is known as the “Garden Island.” The terrain ranges from the volcanic slopes of Mt. Waialeale and the desert-like beauty of Waimea Canyon to the Wailua River’s lush Fern Grotto. Ironically this once isolated island was the site of the first meeting between Europeans and Hawaiians. On January 19, 1778, Captain James Cook anchored his ships off the mouth of the Waimea River, becoming the first in a long line of enthusiastic visitors.

Kauai was never conquered by the great warrior King Kamehameha.

Day 10: Maui (Lahaina), Hawaii: Arrive 07.00     Depart 18.00

Maui has always occupied a special place in the hearts of Hawaiians. The great warrior King Kamehameha, who united the islands under his rule, chose to make Lahaina his capital and Ka’anapali was once the favorite playground of Hawaiian royalty. And no wonder – Maui boasts stunning landscapes and superb beaches. Mt. Haleakala, a dormant volcano, rises 10,000 feet above the Pacific Ocean. Once hailed as “The Valley of the Kings,” Maui’s Iao Valley is a tropical paradise dominated by the Needle, a volcanic monolith towering over the valley floor. Then there is Lahaina, once home to a royal court and a raucous port-of-call enjoyed by 19th-century Yankee whalers.

Haleakala means “The House of the Sun.” To the Hawaiians, it appeared that the sun both rose from and set in the depths of its massive crater. Today, the centerpiece of Haleakala National Park, it is one of Maui’s major attractions.

Note: Lahaina is an anchorage port. Transportation from ship to shore is via the ship’s tender service.

Day 11-15: At Sea:

Day 16: Ensenada, Mexico: Arrive 08.00     Depart 17.00

Ensenada is located 70 miles south of the international border and only a 90-minute drive from San Diego. Visitors are drawn to Ensenada’s warm Mediterranean climate, friendly atmosphere and easy access by land, air, and sea. Ensenada has become Mexico’s second most visited port of call for major cruise lines and pleasure boats.

Day 17: Los Angeles, California, USA: Arrive 07.00

Following your departure from the Star Princess, you will be transferred to the airport to catch your flight home to Dublin.

1 night in a 4* Los Angeles hotel before your cruise.

15  Nights accommodation aboard the 5-star cruise ship Star Princess, operated by Princess Cruise Line. (See ship info tab for more information on Star Princess)

Star Princess

No matter where you sail, you’ll enjoy the star treatment on board the sparkling Star Princess. From her relaxed ambience to tantalizing dining options and incredible features like the piazza-style Atrium, Movies Under the Stars® and The Sanctuary, a tranquil retreat reserved for adults, you’re sure to feel indulged every moment of your stay.

Last Refurbished: December 2011
Guest Capacity: 2,600 lower berths
Number of Crew: 1,100
Tonnage: 108,977

Passionate about our culinary craft, we’re committed to serving you mouthwatering, handcrafted dishes made from scratch throughout your voyage. Be sure to join us at one of our award-winning speciality restaurants to celebrate your next birthday, anniversary or milestone and enjoy tantalizing specialities.

  • Crafted by Curtis Stone dishes^
  • Chef’s Table Experience^
  • Chocolate Journeys℠
  • Sabatini’s℠ (Italian speciality restaurant)^
  • Crown Grill℠ (steakhouse speciality restaurant)^
  • Vines (wine bar)^
  • International Café
  • Prego Pizzeria
  • Trident Grill (burgers & hot dogs)
  • Horizon Court (buffet)

^Nominal charges may apply.

Each day, a world of exciting activities awaits, from cooking demonstrations to dance classes, trivia contests and a range of enrichment programs, including our Encounters with Discovery at SEA™ speaker series from experts who offer insights into the places you’ll visit.

  • Discovery at SEA™ Programs
  • Festivals of the World
  • The Piazza
  • Shops of Princess
  • Art Gallery & Auctions
  • Photo & Video Gallery
  • Platinum Photography Studio
  • The Piazza
  • Freshwater Pools & Hot Tubs
  • Sports Court (basketball, volleyball, tennis)
  • Lawn Court (golf putting and lawn games)

There’s always something happening on board — from heading to the Princess Theater for a lavish original musical production to enjoying a blockbuster movie poolside under the stars or simply relaxing in a lounge sipping a cocktail where a live band is playing your song.

  • Movies Under the Stars®
  • Original Musical Productions
  • Music & Dancing
  • Vegas-style Casino
  • Featured Guest Entertainers
  • Princess Theater
  • Vista Show Lounge
  • Explorers Lounge
  • Skywalkers Nightclub
  • Crooners Bar

Everything you need to refresh body and mind is right on board. Indulge in a manicure, pedicure or a makeover in the salon, or a soothing massage in the Lotus Spa®. Or maybe it’s a brisk workout in the fitness centre, followed by a little “me time” in The Sanctuary, a tranquil retreat reserved just for adults.

  • The Princess Luxury Bed
  • SLEEP by Princess
  • The Sanctuary (retreat for adults)^
  • Lotus Spa®^
  • Lotus Spa® Fitness Center
  • Fitness Classes^

^Nominal charges may apply.

Cruising is the ideal way for families to reconnect, from grandparents to grandkids and everyone in between. Share the joy of discovery on fascinating excursions, delight in entertaining group activities on board and, best of all, stay in a family suite or book adjoining rooms that keep family members close by.

  • Movies Under the Stars®
  • Discovery at SEA™ programs
  • Festivals of the World
  • Shore Excursions
  • Discovery Family Fun Fair^
  • Pools & Hot Tubs
  • Sports Court
  • Enrichment Courses
  • Karaoke & Trivia Games
  • Holiday Activities^

Staffed by experienced counsellors, our younger cruisers are sure to stay happy all day long. Through our Discovery at SEA™ program, as well as the California Science Center partnership, we deliver exciting interactive activities for kids ages 3-12, while teens can sip mocktails and make new friends.

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Dates & Prices

Date Price Stateroom
18 November 2018 Was €1,989 Now €1,769 Inside Cabin Book Now
18 November 2018 Was €2,449 Now €2,229 Oceanview Cabin Book Now
18 November 2018 Was €2,849 Now €2,629 Balcony Cabin Book Now

Special Offer!
Save €220 per person for a limited time!

Price Inclusions

  • Return flights from Dublin to Los Angeles
  • All transfers airport – hotel – port
  • 1 night in a 4* hotel in Los Angeles
  • 15 nights onboard the 5* Star Princess based on 2 sharing
  • Superb dining on a full board basis
  • Entertainment onboard
  • Return transfer from port to airport
  • Taxes, charges and 20kg check-in bag per person

Booking remarks

  • Inclusive of taxes and service charges as indicated
  • Non-refundable deposit of €250 per person
  • Optional Insurance available (call for details)
  • Child and family prices available on request
  • These prices are guidelines only and are subject to change and availability. Pricing will be confirmed at time of booking.