Kualoa Ranch - 1 Hour Horseback Riding Tour
Kualoa Ranch on Oahu's windward coast is one of the most popular visitor attractions on the island. The ranch offers guided horseback riding tours that take you through beautiful forested areas with views of lush mountains, valleys and the ocean.
On the 1 hour horseback riding tour you'll explore the southern half of the ranch. See vistas of the famed Chinaman's Hat (Mokoli'i Island) and an 800 year-old Hawaiian fishpond.
- Explore the southern part of Kualoa Ranch
- See Chinaman's Hat Island and an ancient Hawaiian fishpond
- Perfect tour if you would like to try out horseback riding
Please note: Riders must be at least 10 years old to participate. All participants must wear covered (closed-toed) shoes, attend a briefing and sign a liability waiver. Long pants and sunscreen are recommended.
If you would like to add roundtrip transportation with pick-up in Waikiki, please read below:
Waikiki pick-up for any tour will be between 6:50 am and 7:30 am, or at 10:00 am. Return times available at 2:30 pm or 3:45 pm.
Please note the times when you book, as there may be a waiting period when you are at the ranch.
- Where and When:
- Tour Time: 10:30 am
Waikiki Roundtrip Transportation:
If you selected and paid for transportation, the exact pick-up time and location will be emailed to you. Pick-ups are at several central locations in Waikiki and may be within walking distance of your hotel.
Kualoa Ranch uses Roberts buses, Polynesian Adventure Tour buses and Royal Star buses. Their guides wear green collared shirts and call out for Kualoa Ranch at each stop.
Check-in at 9:30 am. Please make sure to give yourself time to arrive to Kualoa Ranch on time as there may be road work delays.
Kualoa Ranch is only 45 minutes from Waikiki. Take the H-1 Freeway west to the Likelike Highway, Route #63. Proceed up the Likelike Highway and through the Wilson Tunnel. Descend towards Kaneohe town and exit onto Kahekili Highway, Route #83, heading north. Continue along Kahekili Highway - note that the road becomes Kamehameha Highway as you pass the historic "Hygienic Store" in the village of Kahalu'u. In about 10 minutes you will see signs indicating you are approaching the Kualoa Ranch entrance which will be on your left as you round the curve past Mokoli'i Island (Chinaman's Hat).
- All guests must attend a briefing and sign a liability waiver before tour begins.
Children under 18 must be accompanied by an adult at check in to sign the liability waiver.
Children under 13 must be accompanied by an adult on all tours.
Minimum age is 10 years old.
Minimum height is 4ft 6in (137 cm).
Maximum weight is 230 lbs (104 kg).
Covered shoes required.
- Special Notes:
- Operation Days:
- Monday to Saturday, except 12/25 and 1/1
- 1 hour
- Kualoa Ranch