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Introduction to Hawaii VFT Summary of trip Take off Lei Greeting Map of the Hawaiian Islands Facts about Hawaii The Island of Oahu Map, facts about Oahu and things to do and see. Note: websites are listed on some slides. The Island of Maui Map, facts about Maui and things to do and see. The Big Island Of Hawaii –Map and Facts and Volcanoes National Park To be continued …

Introduction to Hawaii VFT Summary of trip Take off Lei Greeting Map of the Hawaiian Islands Facts about Hawaii The Island of Oahu Map, facts about Oahu.

Jan 15, 2016



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Introduction to Hawaii VFTSummary of tripTake offLei GreetingMap of the Hawaiian IslandsFacts about HawaiiThe Island of Oahu Map, facts about Oahu and things to do and see. Note: websites are listed on some slides.The Island of Maui Map, facts about Maui and things to do and see.The Big Island Of Hawaii Map and Facts and Volcanoes National ParkTo be continued

My Virtual Field TripTO: The Hawaiian IslandsOn this trip to Hawaii we will visit the islands of Oahu and Maui. Due to the limitations of this presentation the other islands will be added later. Make sure to pause for music and sound effects on slides.Highlights are swimming with the Dolphins, visiting Pearl Harbor, the Dole Pineapple Plantation, visiting a dormant volcano and other adventures.And away we goBuckle your seat belts (wait awhile for the take off)

When you arrive you will be greeted with a flower lei

Map of the Hawaiian IslandsThis will be the beginning to our Virtual Tour to the Hawaiian Islands

Historical FactsState Capital: HonoluluState Bird: NeneState Flower: Yellow hibiscusState Fish: Humuhumunukunuku apua'aState Marine Mammal: Hump Back WhaleState Tree: Kukui Capital- Honolulu

State Bird - Nene

State Flower Yellow Hibiscus

State Fish - Humuhumunukunuku apua'a

State Mammal Humpback Whale

State Tree - Kukui

State Flag

First Stop! Island of Oahu About Oahu1. Oahu is the third largest of the Hawaiian Islands2. The average temperature range is 71-80 degrees 3. The highest point on Oahu is Mt. Kaala, which rises 4,020 feet above sea level.4. The island of Oahu is formed from the remnants of two large shield volcanoes6. On the North Shore, beaches are often dangerous in winter with waves higher than 25 feet.7. Iolani Palace in Honolulu is the only royal palace in the United States.

Diamond Head and Waikiki BeachThis is located on the island of Oahu. Waikiki is one of the most popular beaches in Hawaii. You can take a hike to the lookout tower in the top of the crater of Diamond Head. Life Park on the Island of OahuYou can visit Sea Life Park while you are in Oahu. While you are there you can swim with the Dolphins

The Dolphin Cove Show at Sea Life ParkTheyll jump, spin, flip, and entertain you. Relax in our large, open-air theater and watch our dolphins perform some of the most breathtaking moves youre ever seen. Weve designed the show to be educational, amusing, and thrilling.

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Hiking Diamond Head Head is an extinct volcanic crater located in Honolulu, Hawaii on the island of Oahu. It is located a short distance from Waikiki. A hike up the crater provides good exercise and spectacular 360-degree views of the island.

19Hike Diamond HeadDiamond Head is famous for the lookout tower at its peak. It is an extinct volcanic crater located in Honolulu, Hawaii on the island of Oahu. It is located a short distance from Waikiki Beach.

On the right: Hiking map of Diamond Head Crater.

Pearl Harbor2011 Will Be the 70th Anniversary of Pearl Harbor DayDecember 7, 2011 will be the 70th anniversary of the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor. Park Service VFT Website

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Pearl Harbor Brief HistoryPearl Harbor is located on the south coast of the island of Oahu and it is the largest harbor in Hawaii. It is also a United States National Historic Landmark. Pearl Harbor is most famous for being the target of a surprise attack by Japanese fighter planes on December 7, 1941.

Museum at Pearl HarborThis is the outside lobby to the museum before boarding the naval shuttle boat for Pearl Harbor. The painting in the bottom picture is the USS Arizona

Oil Leaking from the ArizonaOil Still Leaking from the Wreckage of the USS Arizona Pictured below: On the Arizona Memorial

Sites to see at Pearl HarborThe main attraction is taking a Naval Shuttle to see the USS Arizona Memorial The cost to visit the Arizona Memorial is free.

The Polynesian Cultural Center Cultures History at the Center Aotearoa (New Zealand), Hawaii, Samoa, Tonga, Polynesian Triangle, Fiji, Rapa Nui (Easter Island) and Tahiti

Native Hawaiian DemonstrationThe Native Hawaiian is demonstration how to climb a coconut tree at the Polynesian Cultural Center

The Cultural Center LuauLuau Pig being prepared


He's the most famous name in surfing -- an Olympic champion, Hollywood actor and Hawaiian folk hero. He's also remembered for his grace in the water, his good humor, and his sportsmanship.

Dole Pineapple PlantationThere is lots to do at the Dole Pineapple Plantation: Pineapple Express Train TourPineapple fieldsPlantation Garden tourWorlds LargestPineapple MazeCome join the fun!

Pineapple Express

Dole Pineapple Maze

The History of the PineappleHISTORY OF THE PINEAPPLE

The pineapple is a fruit that has spiny and armored covering and on the inside a wonderful tasting fruit. The pineapple is in the bromeliad family and was given its English name for its resemblance to a pine cone.

Hanauma BayThis is a Marine Life Conservation Area:The place to go snorkel or swim to see the fish in the tidal pools.

Island of Maui About MauiMaui is the second largest of the Hawaiian Islands Biggest Towns: 1. Kahului 2. Wailuku 3. Lahaina

Average Temperature:75-85 degrees Fahrenheit.Major Industries: 1. Tourism 2. Sugar 3. Pineapple 4. Cattle 5. Diversified Agriculture

Haleakala National Park

House of the Rising SunVisit Haleakala Crater this picture is at sunrise. The crater is similar to the moon. National ParkSee the silver sword plants the only place in the world these plants grow

Silver Sword Plants

Horseback to Haleakala Crater,

Ka Moa O PeleJunction RideThis ride descends Sliding Sands Trail to the Crater floor 2500 ft. below where a well deserved picnic lunch is served featuring our delicious croissant sandwiches Maui Ocean CenterMaui Ocean Center Tube

Visit the underwater world at the Maui Ocean Center. The aquariums goal is to create a long life relationship between people and the ocean. Watching

If you are here during peak season from December 15th to April 15th, do yourself a favor and go on a whale watch. to Heavenly HanaThe Seven Sacred Pools

Waterfalls along the wayThe road to Hana is 40 miles of winding roads. Along the way you will see rainforest and waterfalls. One of the famous attractions is the seven sacred pools.

Map of the Big Island of Hawaii

Facts About the Big Island of HawaiiKilauea Volcano continues to erupt to this very day increasing the size of the island everyday.Thurston Lava Tube - Lava tubes are natural conduits through which lava travels beneath the surface of a lava flow, expelled by a volcano during an eruption.

Kona Coffee is grown on the island since 1813 in the city of Kona.

The Big Island of Hawaii is the youngest of the Hawaiian Islands, at just over one million years old. In fact, the daily lava flow keeps the island growing larger every day.Hawaii is the name of the island as well as the state.3. Earth's most active volcano, Kilauea, is on the Big Island.Mauna Loa, which last erupted in 1984, is the most massive mountain on earth, consists of 10,000 cubic miles of rock, and is 13,677 feet high.

Volcanoes National Park

Hawaii Volcanoes National Park displays the results of 70 million years of volcanism, migration, and evolution

A hui hou Until we meet again

Aloha Oe Music by Disneys Lilo and Stitch