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Polynesian Cultural Center

Open Now: 11:30 AM - 8:45 PM
Open today: 11:30 AM - 8:45 PM
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

Our family of 6 drove to the Centre on a rainy day in Waikiki. Traveller through the villages and enjoyed several. Iosepa was the highlight, hearing about ravelling by sail knowing the signs provide for navigation. The buffet dinner provided a wide choice to satisfy...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Curt S
Reviewed today

This place was GREAT!! The only thing I regret is not giving it enough time to fully explore. They have educational demonstrations for all the cultures from the Polynesian islands and then the BEST Luau on the island, at the end. Family had a TON...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Excursion402095
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

What a wonderful way to learn about the Polynesian Cultures. We purchased the Super Ambassador tickets which comes with a personal tour guide for the entire time. There is so much to see and do, fortunately the purchase includes a 3 day pass back into...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank 622walterb
Reviewed 3 days ago

My 20 year old daughter and I visited PCC 2 years ago and loved it. This year we went back with a friend of hers and got the guided tour which was SO worth it! Our guide for the day was Elizabeth (Malieta) from Tongo...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank ktim93
Reviewed 3 days ago

We purchased the Ambassador tour. The tour, luau, and show were absolutely wonderful! We were so impressed by the friendliness and helpfulness of all the young people at the center. We loved our tour guide - Ulzii from Mongolia. He was the best!

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank peharper
Reviewed 3 days ago

So many smiles, alohas, and helpful ways made our visit to the PCC outstanding! We took advantage of a wheelchair rental which greatly enhanced our enjoyment in the long term. One half of the rental fee is rebated when the wheelchair was returned. Definitely worth...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank momonine
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We visited the PCC on our last day on Oahu for my honeymoon (also, my 30th birthday) and spent a little extra for the Super Ambassador Deluxe Luau Package as we wanted to make our visit a special day. Our tour guide on our Super...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank JoslynJ435
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

This centre was established by the Mormons in the 1960s and has helped finance their onsite university which offers teaching degrees It is very well done, 43 acres of pristine parks and waterways. They provide a number of “huts” where different cultures explain their culture...More

Date of experience: March 2019
1  Thank carolf445
Reviewed 5 days ago

This is one of the best things to do in Oahu. You have to get there early to have enough time to see most of the shows. The villages shows and activities are very entertaining and informative. The Breath of Life show is superb. We...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank LuisL1490
Reviewed 5 days ago

Amazing shows and wonderful foods. We opted for the prime rib and crab legs, very good. Our tour guide Tepu, a beautiful Tahitian young woman, she was amazing. We had a lovely experience in PCC

Date of experience: March 2019
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8 March 2019|
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Response from Erica H | Reviewed this property |
I had the ambassador. We did so much and the food was great in my opinion. There is so much to do with the Ambassador.
5 March 2019|
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Response from PenelopeTsernoglou | Reviewed this property |
Sure! We just visited with our 3 year old and she had a great time. We did the Ambassador package with a guide and small group. Your kiddo is going to love the canoe pageant. Bring a stroller if you can. Our daughter fell... More
24 February 2019|
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Response from D S | Reviewed this property |
Absolutely bother to get a package. Seating at the luau isn't terribly important (it's a very good space and there aren't really "nosebleed" seats), but aside from being helpful and full of information, the tour guides... More