Na Ali`i Walking Tour

A Walk with Nobility

Take a stroll through time with Hawaiian cultural expert Kahoaka Meheula‐Solomon as he recounts the events of Hawaii's royal past in a guided two-hour group walk around Waikiki.

The tour begins at the E Ola Kawainui Library in the lobby of the Outrigger Reef Waikiki Beach Resort where art by historian Herb Kawainui Kane and a collection of cultural treasures begin the story of the first migrations of Polynesians to the Hawaiian Islands. The tour makes stops at 

- Kukalepa Memorial fronting the Army Museum at Fort DeRussy Park. The memorial is a tribute to fallen Hawaiian warriors of ancient times.

- The statue if King David Kalakaua at the entrance to Waikiki. Hawaii's 19th century "Merrie Monarch" was instrumental in reviving hula and ordering the construction of `Iolani Palace.

- The statue of Princess Victoria Ka`iulani Cleghorn near the site of her former estate, `Ainahau. Princess Ka`iulani was one of Hawaii's last heirs to the throne and a beloved friend of poet Robert Louis Stevenson.

The tour ends at the lobby of Outrigger Waikiki Beach Resort where a koa canoe over a hundred years old and rare heirlooms reveal more of Hawaii's royal heritage.

This complimentary walking tour is offered to guests of Outrigger Reef Waikiki Beach Resort.

Saturdays 9 AM - 11 AM

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