Waikiki Sunset Cocktail Cruise from Hilton Pier Honolulu, HI

Hawaii Nautical Oahu2005 Kalia RoadHonolulu, HI 96816
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Enjoy the famous Hawaiian sunset with sea breeze in your hair and drink in your hand on this Waikiki Sunset Cocktail Cruise! Hawaiian sunsets are famous for their vivid colors over quiet pristine waters. Catch the golden hours aboard a luxurious catamaran, accompanied with prepackaged light appetizers and assorted beverages, including two free bar drinks.

up to 1.5 hrs

Good To Know

from Ashley, one of our Honolulu Travel Experts
  • If you are lucky enough, guests might see a pod of dolphins and a beautiful sunset while out in the ocean!
  • Tour is approx. 1.5 hours. Arrive at least 30 minutes prior to tour.
  • Freshwater showers, restrooms, plenty of shade, and ample seating are available on board.
  • Parts of the tour may require guests to be barefoot.
  • Prepackaged snacks and assorted beverages are served onboard.
  • Additional beer and wine available for purchase from the onboard bar.
  • Bring anti-seasickness medication if easily nauseated.
  • All guests must submit a health-screening form prior to boarding, online no more than 24 hours prior and no less than 6 hours prior


from Waikiki Sunset Cocktail Cruise
There's nothing like a Hawaiian sunset, and nothing beats seeing a sunset at sea. Departing from Hilton Pier, enjoy a scenic barefoot cruise along the Waikiki coastline. This Honolulu sunset cruise sails south toward Diamond Head, pausing on the way back to catch the moment the sun slips below the horizon—you may even see the green flash!

Dine on an array of "pupu" (appetizers) and snacks, and assorted beverages.

  • Barefoot sunset sailing aboard a 65-foot sailing catamaran
  • Departs from Waikiki Beach (Hilton Hawaiian Village)
  • Cruise along the Waikiki coast at sunset
  • Beautiful views of the sunset and twinkling Honolulu skyline

This 1.5-hour Waikiki sunset cocktail cruise includes catered bento, unlimited non-alcoholic beverages and two complimentary drinks the bar (must be age 21+ to consume alcoholic beverages).

Bring along a light sweater as the evenings can get cool on the water.

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Frequently Asked Questions about Waikiki Sunset Cocktail Cruise

How long is the Waikiki Sunset Cocktail Cruise?

Cruise duration is approximately 1.5 hours.

What time should I arrive at check-in?

You should arrive 30-45 minutes prior to cruise time to allow plenty of time to find parking. Please call the phone number on your e-ticket at least 24 hours prior to the tour to confirm check-in details.

Where does the cruise depart?

Check-in is at the Port Waikiki kiosk near the beach walkway to the Hilton Hawaiian Village Pier (2005 Kalia Road, Honolulu, HI)—at the Diamond Head end of the Tropics Bar & Grill.

Is this age appropriate?

Yes, the cruise and large sailing vessel is safe for all ages. Children under 3 are free of charge.

What should I wear?

Come in casual clothing that may come in contact with water and easy-to-remove shoes. There are shaded, covered and dry areas of this boat, and also optional areas such as the front nets where you can enjoy sea spray and more wind.

What should I bring?

You should bring your e-ticket, sunscreen, easy-to-remove shoes, and a photo ID along with cash if you wish to purchase additional alcoholic drinks. There is plenty of covered space to place bags, belongings, towels and clothing that will stay dry.

What is included in the cruise?

Cruise includes a bento meal per person, unlimited non-alcoholic beverages, and two complimentary bar drink tickets. After that, beers are $1 and wine/mixers are $2.

Is there hotel pick-up / drop offs?

An optional shuttle is available from limited Waikiki pick-up locations for an additional fee. Check the ticket types in the section above to see which package suits your group.

What is available on the boat?

A catamaran is a large vessel that is safe for all ages, conveniences include on-board freshwater shower, restrooms, plenty of shade and ample seating.

Are there any COVID-19 safety precautions in place?

To help keep you and their staff healthy, and maintain Hawaii as the safest U.S. state for visitors and locals alike, Hawaii Nautical adheres to every possible precaution against the transmission of COVID-19, including: - All guests must submit a health-screening form prior to boarding. Check your e-ticket once you book for full details. - Buy or bring your snorkel and mask, or sanitized re-usable sets are available as a backup. - Any trips that include food are prepackaged & single-serve. Guests may not bring their own food or beverage aboard, except for infants & toddlers. No alcohol may be brought aboard. - Hawaii Nautical maintains a strict no-work-while-sick policy.