Experience Hawaiian Culture And Wildlife
Complete your Hawaiian experience by participating in a variety of free activities and demonstrations
of indigenous wildlife, arts, crafts and culture exclusive to Hilton Hawaiian Village® Waikiki Beach Resort.
Immerse Yourself In Nature At Our Honolulu Resort
Explore the natural sanctuary of our oceanfront Honolulu resort. With more than 60 species of
exotic birds, waterfowl, turtles, and fish our splendid Honolulu Hawaii resort offers a
peaceful refuge in a striking setting. Watch weekday wildlife feedings for those that make
their home on our grounds - even penguins. Learn how to make a lei. Take a ukulele lesson.
Embark on an adventure that creates memories to last a lifetime.
The Gardens of the Village
With 22 acres of beautifully landscaped gardens Hilton Hawaiian Village offers a unique
resort experience for those who enjoy the natural beauty of flora. The Village grounds showcase
over 50 varieties of flora indigenous to Hawaii and from regions around the world such as Fiji,
Australia, Tropical Asia, Brazil, China, Africa and other exotic locations. Our gardens offer a
nice complement the many botanical garden tours that are offered throughout Oahu.
Museum-Quality Art Collection
Enjoy a stroll throughout the resort and you will discover exceptional art exhibits by some
of Hawaii's most prestigious artists including John Young, Hiroshi Tagami, Michael Powell,
Herb Kane, James Hoyle, Luigi Fumagalli, Daniel Van Zyle, Dale Evers and many others.
We also feature the renowned sculptor, Kim Duffett, who created the life-size bronze statue
of 'Iolani Luahine, the legendary hula dancer. She was regarded as being a mystic and priestess
of the sacred rite of hula. Another distinguished piece by Kim Duffett is the sculpture of
Alfred Aholo Apaka, who introduced Hawaii's music to world-wide audiences. You will find
both of these celebrated works of art in the concourse next to the Tapa Tower.
(Activities, tours and times subject to change.)
Penguins & Turtle Feedings
Meet at Penguin Pool next to the Ali'i Tower®.
Monday through Friday: 8 am
*Holidays not included. Dates and times subject to change without notice.
|DECO Clay Hawaiian Flowers (Paradise Lounge, $6 per flower)
||10:00 am - 12:00 pm
(not available in July)
|Haku Lei Wristlet - Fresh Flowers & Ferns (Paradise Lounge, $5 per wristlet)*
||1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
|Hula Aerobics (Village Green)*
||7:30 am - 8:15 am
|Hula Implements Lesson (Paradise Lounge)*
||9:00 am - 9:30 am
Hula Lessons (Village Green)*
|Lei Making (Paradise Lounge, $10 per lei)*
||Tue Wed Thur
|Tahitian Lesson (Paradise Lounge)*
||9:00 am - 9:45 am
|Ukulele Lessons (Paradise Lounge, minimum 12 years old)*
|Twelve Ways to Tie a Sarong (Noa Noa, Rainbow Tower and Rainbow Bazaar)
||11:00 am - 11:30 am
2:00 pm - 2:30 pm