Honolulu, HI (PRWEB) April 21, 2010
Hyatt Regency Waikiki Beach Resort and Spa, invites the public to participate in two new tours that offer unique cultural experiences to visitors and residents. All of the tours depart from the Waikiki hotel and resort.
Historical Tour of Pualeilani: With an emphasis on an area of Queen Kapi'olani estate, Pualeilani, the Waikiki resort's new guided tour focuses on the avenues surrounding the hotel - Uluniu Avenue, Kalakaua Avenue, Ka'iulani Avenue, and Koa Avenue. The forty-five minute narration includes information about some of Hawaii's popular ali'i, (royalty), as well as important elements in Hawaiian culture; e.g., the meaning of Aloha. The free tour is every Monday, Wednesday, and Friday from 11:30a.m. to 12:30p.m. Participants meet in the Waikiki hotel's Great Hall near the waterfall.
Wednesday Wine Walk: Beginning April 7, smaller groups will experience sophisticated wines, a relaxing sunset, and intimate settings with friends on Waikiki resort's new Wednesday Wine Walk. The tour stops for wine tasting at four distinct venues:Na Ho'ola Spa, The Elegant Dive, The Colony Restaurant, and Ciao Mein Restaurant. The debut wines are Girard Sauvignon Blanc 2007, Cakebread Chardonnay 2008, Sonoma Cutrer Pinot Noir 2006, and Silver Palm Cabernet Sauvignon 2007.
The Wednesday Wine Walk is $20 per person and is available beginning April 7 from 4:30 to 6:00p.m. every Wednesday. Space is limited. Reservations and pre-payment are required.
The Waikiki hotel and resort is an Energy Star rated AAA Four Diamond Hotel. The resort offers cultural activities for youth through the Camp Hyatt summer programs and a free weekly Aloha Friday experience that highlights hula dancing, lei making and other hands' on activities, ukulele performances, and the cultural significance of the resorts' Na Ho'ola Spa. To find out more about the Hyatt Regency Waikiki Beach Resort and Spa, please visit http://www.hyattregencywaikiki.com .