United States Forums

Post New Topic

Recent Activity

View all United States activity »
  1. 1 (U S) AOL Password Reset CONTACT ☎ 1:800:681:7208 AOL Tec*h SUPPORT
  2. 2 SF-Yosemite-Monterey-SF
  3. 3 Quaint towns in Sonoma County
  4. 4 Camping in FL - Topsail Hill Preserve SP
  5. 5 Help with Northwest Trip
  6. 6 Help - Drive from Olympia, WA to SLC, UT
  7. 7 1st trip to Maine Need feedback and advice
  8. 8 Restaurant Recommendation Somehwere Between O'Hare and Berrien County, MI
  9. 9 Myrtle beach
  10. 10 "Fitness" vacations
  11. 11 Orlando area weather in June
  12. 12 Trip Report Brief Savannah Trip--Brief Savannah Trip Report
  13. 13 Trip Report In Reverse Gear in Chicago
  14. 14 HELP FOR ITINERARY
  15. 15 Miami or New Orleans for 3 days in mid December
  16. 16 Andaman and Nicobar Islands of South India
  17. 17 Transit Advisory - NY Penn Station - Amtrak track work Ju;y 10 thru
  18. 18 Boston Food Tour
  19. 19 Help plan my trip please
  20. 20 One day for Mt. Rainier
  21. 21 1st road trip Cincinnati to Beauford, SC
  22. 22 Trip Report Weekend at the Straits of Mackinac
  23. 23 Oahu condo-Ilikai
  24. 24 San Francisco Hotel With Car
  25. 25 Recommend an ATV Tour in UT, AZ or CO
View next 25 » Back to the top

Upcoming 1st Hawaii trip in July (infos needed for planning)

Jump to last reply

Hello,

My wife and I are planning to visit Hawaii for the very first next next July for our 20th wedding anniversary. Right now, flight tickets out of Quebec City, Canada to Honolulu are around $550 total one-way (each person). Tickets to get back looks to be in the same range ($550/person) from either Maui or Big Island, so it means around $1100/person round-trip. And it looks like doing a multi-city search is almost the same as well. Hawaiian Airlines seems to be the best for inter-island flights.

Do the fares usually drop in January for a July trip, or it won't change too much than from now? Is it better to buy now? There are lots of things to plan and I don't want to miss chances for lodging by getting my tickets too late.

I often fly from Burlington, VT and get much cheaper rates, but for Hawaii, it seems it's not the case, it's even more expensive than from Quebec City. I've tried several separate combinations to try to get the best rates (Quebec/LA, LA-Hawaii, Quebec/Seattle, Seattle/Hawaii, Quebec/Las Vegas, LV/Hawaii) but it gives me higher rates than just flying directly from home to Hawaii and let the carrier organize the stops.

I've already bought several travel guides (3 of the "Hawaii Revealed" ones (Oahu, Maui, The Big Island), that look to be some of the best guides available) and alkso "No Worries Hawaii" to help me plan my trip.

I'm planning to do 6 nights in Oahu, 6 night in Maui and 5 nights in Big Island. Is it too much?

I'm on a budget, so I'm looking for cheap (but clean) lodging options, hotels, or rental condos. I also plan to rent a car for each island.

Thanks for any input regarding flight tickets or other suggestions for the trip. We can't wait to go to Hawaii, I've always dreamed to get there since I was watching Hawaii 5-0 in my youth!

65 Replies |Back to top

Sign in to comment.

Advertisement