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Golden Sunrise Photography Tour

Location: Waikiki, Oahu

Start your vacation off right with an early morning rise to capture the beauty of Hawaii in its golden lighting during this Golden Sunrise Photography Tour. This is the best way to take home a piece of the Hawaiian Islands, with stunning photographs you took yourself.

What to Expect

Are you an early bird who loves photographing epic, natural beauty? Are you looking to experience the richness of Hawaii’s Oahu Island? Be guided to some of the biggest hot spots of Oahu Island to capture stunning photographs and be home in time for lunch.

The Golden Sunrise photo tour for those who are looking for a shorter time commitment but whom also wish to experience epic scenic locations on Oahu Island. We’ve put together an itinerary that guides you through gorgeous and dynamic scenes while also creating space for your freedom to explore to capture photographs that you’ll truly love on this sunrise tour.

This 5.5 hour tour kicks off under the brilliance of the rising sun, and takes you on a journey to witness oceanic views and the stellar topography of multiple mountain ranges.

Experience Sandy Beach, Makapu’u Lookout, Waimanalo Bay, and viewing the Ko’olau Mountains from two locations, we highlight how every angle, frame, and perspective of a subject is unique and tells a different story. to explore to capture photographs that you’ll truly love.

Did we mention a pit stop in the Kalapawai Market for delicious eats? You’re going to love this!

Private Tour Option

Make your photo tour private and for you and your family/group? Any of our photo tours can have a private tour option where you and your party can be at ease at each location. You will also have a professional guide taking candid photos of you and your group throughout the day which you can download after your tour.

We can fine-tune any of our main tours into something extraordinary for you and your group. The group size determines the price. We have two different packages 1-4 guests will go in our seven passenger van, while groups of 5-10 will go in our 12 passenger van.

Sites Visited:

  • Sandy Beach for Sunrise
  • Makapu’u Lookout
  • Makapu’u Beach
  • Waimanalo Bay
  • Ko’olau Mountains
  • Kalapawai Market
  • Pali Lookout

Lunch and Snacks not included


  • Knowledgeable & friendly Photography Guides
  • Assistance and Feedback on camera settings and composure
  • Free Tripod Use
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Rain Gear (if needed)

What to Bring

  • Your Camera (any camera works great, even your smart phone!)
  • Do not bring more than you can carry. Nothing is left in the van when we are out shooting to prevent theft.
  • We provide you with a tripod. You may bring your own.
  • Wear comfortable, closed-toed shoes.
  • Bring something to drink for yourself.
  • Bring Coffee. We will not be stopping for coffee until later in the day
  • Bring a light jacket if you get cold easily
  • Additional batteries and memory cards for your camera.
  • Cash and Credit Card for gift shopping and food stops along the way


5.5 hours


We pick you up at your hotel in Waikiki. If your hotel is outside of Waikiki, which is from the Ala Moana Hotel to the end of Kalakaua, we ask you to make your way to the paid parking area of the Honolulu Zoo.

Cancellation Policy

To receive a full refund you must contact us within 48 hours of your tour. Any time after that we will charge a $25 cancellation fee per person and it will take up to two weeks to refund the remaining balance, but we will work with you to reschedule. If you do not cancel by closing hours (5:30 HST) of the day before your tour no refund will be given.