Toll Free: 800-231-7321
Year Established: 1985
Kualoa Ranch, family owned and operated, has its mission to be a role model as stewards of the land. We do this by preserving, protecting and enhancing its natural beauty and culture, while developing recreational and agricultural enterprises compatible to the environment.
Kualoa is one of the most historically significant destinations on Oahu, and in ancient times, one of the most sacred places on the island. Come experience the aloha and special sense of "ohana" (family) that the Kualoa employees share.
Horseback riding is just one of the unforgettable activities you can enjoy at beautiful Kualoa Ranch. Kualoa's horseback rides combine that special bond with horses with the most spectacular scenery on Oahu. On horseback, riders take different trails beneath the cliffs and overlooking the ocean.
One Hour Ride - See the southern half of the ranch. Vistas of the famed Chinaman's Hat Mokoli'i island and an ancient 800 year-old Hawaiian fishpond accompany the great feeling of spending time riding horses.
Explore famous movie locations in Kualoa's Ka'a'awa Valley and enjoy beautiful scenic views of the Pacific Ocean.
Horseback riding is just one of the unforgettable activities you can enjoy at beautiful Kualoa Ranch. On the two hour ride adventure to the northern part of the ranch deep into Ka'a'awa Valley where Jurassic Park, Windtalkers, 50 First Dates and Lost were filmed, among many other films. The tours take you through forested areas, past World War II bunkers, all with fantastic views of the Kualoa Mountains and the Pacific Ocean.
Ride deep into Ka'a'awa Valley to explore famous movie sites and enjoy views of Kualoa's property from the mountains to the sea.
The Ranch/ Movie Site tour will take you through the fascinating ranch complex, view an old WWII military defense bunker made into a mini museum, with Hawaiian historical exhibits, drive by the old Sugar Mill established in 1863, and hear stories of the ranch's background with Hawaiian legends and more.
You'll continue deep into the valley where JURASSIC PARK, MIGHTY JOE YOUNG, PEARL HARBOR, WINDTALKERS and other feature films were made. There are remnants of some of the more recent films and guides will point out filming locations of previous movies. There are several stops for photographs so bring your camera.
Board your 6-wheel drive Swiss Pinzgauer and rumble along jungle trails and up the lush, remote Hakipu'u Valley for fantastic ocean and mountain views. This back-country adventure tour will maneuver through isolated stream beds, power up hills and tackle rough terrain going to secluded spots that overlook the dramatic windward coast line and an ancient Hawaiian fishpond.
This tour goes into the beautiful Kaneohe Bay aboard a very comfortable 49 passenger catamaran past the famous Mokolii Island (Chinaman's Hat) and Hokule'a beach, the ceremonial home of the first modern replica of an ancient sailing canoe. The views of Kualoa Ranch and the Koolau mountains from the ocean are unmatched and the lively historical narration is educational and enjoyable.
Hula is one of the defining cultural practices of Hawaii. Hula combines grace, spirituality and athleticism in a way that is uniquely Hawaiian. In this new activity at Kualoa Ranch, guest will learn this ancient art in a beautiful tropic setting. After learning about the origins of Hula, guest will be taught an ancient dance handed down from the 1860's. A fun filled experience of the ancient Hawaiian culture!
The early Hawaiians settled these island and developed some of the most advanced agricultural practices in the world for a Stone Age culture. After Captain Cook "discovered" the islands in 1778, more agricultural developments, occurred in Hawaii that would leave a permanent mark on the physical, cultural and social landscape of Hawaii. The Hawaiian fishing, farming and garden tour explores different facets of this rich history by going through fields of tropical flowers, fruit trees and gardens before venturing out on Molii Fishpond. This 800 year old, 125 acre Hawaiian Fishpond, is one of the largest and most well preserved ponds left in Hawaii.
Escape to one of Hawai'is best private beaches for a morning or afternoon of sun-bathing, paddle surfing, kayaking and more!
Dive into the rich history of Kualoa on this storytelling and walking tour that reveals Kualoa?s treasured history and cultural significance.
Make it a day at Kualoa Ranch.
Includes 2 kualoa experience tours and transportation from waikiki.
Our friendly and knowledgeable guides will help keiki (children) enjoy riding and begin to understand how to relate to horses. This is a nice introduction to horses for those children who are too young to go on the regular horseback tour. Children are led around on their own horse for about 5 minutes.
Cancellation Policy: Check here acknowledging that you may cancel or change your reservation at no charge provided you contact us before 12:00 noon the day prior to your activity, after 12:00 noon you will be accessed a 50% cancellation charge, same day or no Shows are assessed a 100% cancellation charge.
Guest are required to sign liability waivers for all tours.