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Horseback Tour at Kualoa Ranch on Oahu

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    What to Expect
    Journey deep into Oahu’s Ka'a'awa Valley and experience verdant ranch land and mountains on this horseback-riding adventure at Kualoa Ranch. Located less than an hour from busy Honolulu, Kualoa Ranch's peaceful environment, well-trained horses and expert wranglers will ensure that you have a safe and fun experience.

    Discover rich Hawaiian history and scenery on this tour, and visit the locations that served as the backdrop for famous Hollywood films including Jurassic Park, Pearl Harbor and 50 First Dates.

    Ride through forests and discover remnants of the area’s first inhabitants. As you continue along the southern part of the ranch, admire panoramic views of Chinaman's Hat, a cone-shaped outcropping of lava off of Kualoa Point.

    One-hour tour: Visit the southern part of Kualoa Ranch and Hakipu’u Valley on a horseback-riding tour.

    Two-hour tour: Explore both the northern and southern parts of Kualoa Ranch, including Hakipu’u Valley and the famous landscapes featured in famous films including Jurassic Park to Pearl Harbor. 
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    Important Information
    Departure Point
    49-560 Kamehameha Hwy, Kaneohe, HI 96744, USA
    7h 30m
    Return Details
    Returns to original departure point
    • 1-hr or 2-hr Horseback-riding tour
    • Local guide
    • All taxes, fees and handling charges
    • Gratuities
    • Hotel pickup and drop-off (if option not selected)
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received within 48 hours of booking, subject to availability
    • Children must be at least 10 years old to participate.
    • Children under 18 must be accompanied by adult at check in to sign Liability Waiver
    • There is a minimum height requirement of 4.6 feet (1.4 meters) and a maximum weight limit of 230 pounds (104 kg)
    • Guests who are pregnant are not permitted to participate in this activity
    • Guests with neck, back or joint problems are not permitted to participate in this activity
    • For your safety and convenience, please provide accurate weight & height during booking as you will be weighed at check-in. Misrepresentation of body information could result in denial of service without a refund.
    • Long pants and sunscreen are highly encouraged.
    • Wheel Chair Accessibility: A Transfer vehicle equipped with a lift is available with a minimum of 2 days notice. Kualoa Ranch is wheelchair accessible. For some activities individuals must be able to self-assist or be a member of a party that can assist them. For ATV and Horseback tours, riders must be able to hold themselves upright without assistance. Please indicate during booking for the most convenient arrangements.
    • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
    Cancellation Policy
    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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    My wife and I did the 2 hour horseback for our anniversary. The whole ride we were awestruck with everything we saw. Definitly put it on your bucketlist. Most of the food was bleh, and the cheeseburger patty was possibly actual sawdust. So I say eat before you go there, but
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    Took the 2-hour horseback ride and loved it! Our guide was fun, informative and even grabbed some stunning shots off my phone after I dropped it and didn't know it!! The horses were well behaved as well!LOL SO glad we did this.....I wasn't liking the Vegas like atmosphere in
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    Our tour guide, Rebecca, was phenomenal! She is extremely knowledgeable and was always pointing something out to us which made the horseback ride that much more enjoyable. She was super friendly and willing to answer any questions we had. I would absolutely take this tour again
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    Maddie our guide was wonderful. She made sure we were safe and led us on a wonderful scenic trip around Kualoa Ranch. Good for beginners because it is a nose to tail ride. Our experienced rider was hoping for a little more freedom.
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    We did the 2 hour tour and had a very enjoyable ride. Our guide Ava did a great job in guiding the group and in explaining the area. Very scenic trail including going by a few movie sites. Nice facility including having platforms that makes it easy to get on and to dismount the
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    By: Kualoa Regional Park
    456 reviews
    Certificate of Excellence
    Movie Tour well worth money
    The movie tour on the ranch was so interesting and entertaining- a great mix of history and entertainment. Ariel
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    Patty A
    Irvine, California
    A fun rainy day adventure!
    Picture mud puddles, wind, rain, and venturing through the ranch.... we did the one hour but I would certainly
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    Roslyn, New York
    We did the 2 hour UTV tour and it was a ton of fun. The weather was pretty bad out, it was raining hard but it
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    Melbourne, Australia
    The tour we did was the Jurassic World Jeep Tour which took us up the hills and to a valley which had various
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    Hollywood Movie Site Tour
    The tour guide was Simply amazing and kind. This tour basically highlighted which movies had filmed on the ranch,
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    Kualoa Ranch
    All the tour guides were amazing. We did the ranch, jungle, and movie tour and loved them all. It was definitely
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    Mount Horeb, Wisconsin
    Great tour
    Movie tour was very interesting. Beautiful scenery. Lani our tour guide was funny and informative. The tour is
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    Brisbane, Australia
    Tourist trap - we should have listened to the bad reviews
    The movie sites tour was a bit of a let down for everyone in my party of 7. It's advertised as a 90min tour but
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    Walnut Creek, California
    Great adventure
    We took the two hour UTV tour and had a blast. The group was large during checkin, but split off into smaller
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    Devan H
    Olathe, Kansas
    Halam was a great tour
    We loved our tour with Halam. We did the premier movie site tour, which is a 2.5 hour tour of the entire ranch’s
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    Movie tour AMAZING!!!
    My husband and I had the best time on our movie tour. It’s about 1.5 hours and you can see where multiple films
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    Coquitlam, Canada
    Amazing Spot
    Such a beautiful park and beach! I highly recommend checking this place out! it's absolutely gorgeous with tons of
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    Ron L
    Toronto, Canada
    Don't Waste Your Time or Money
    We were sold that the movie tour would be very much different to the UTV tour and it was not. The tour guide
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    Highly recommend
    One of our favorite parts of our trip to Hawaii! Everything you expect and more. I think that our tour guide is
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    Donna C
    Honolulu, Hawaii
    Movie Tour Lives Up to Expectations
    The movie tour was great. It covered a wide variety of movies over the years so all members of the family were
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