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Battle Between Christianity and Traditional Kapu (Kona, Hawaii) provided by New Way Horizon Travel

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Battle Between Christianity and Traditional Kapu (Kona, Hawaii)

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What you can expect during this experience
  • Guides required to regularly wash hands
  • Face masks required for travellers in public areas
  • Face masks required for guides in public areas
  • Gear/equipment sanitized between use
  • Hand sanitizer available to travellers and staff
  • Regularly sanitized high-traffic areas
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Updated 13/07/20 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
Updated 13/07/20 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
Overview
This tour takes you on the journey of the Kapu system of Hawaii to the induction of Christianity. Where each way of life is explored through the eyes of the Hawaiian People. Learn about the civil war that took place as both sides fought for what they believed in and for their God. Highlights * The Battle of Kuamo'o * Mamalahoa Trail (Kings Highway) * Inside look of the Ancient Hawaiian Kapu system * Early Catholic presence. * Story of Christianity as told by the Hawaiians (pros and cons) * How Kapu and Christianity work together today with Mālama kō aloha. Visit several heiau's, a very special Catholic Church, and end learning about this great battle at the entrance of this sacred land. Hear the stories of this great battle that are retold through oral history to many of our drivers. Learn why that Ku the God of War is blindfolded during certain times of the year. This is truly a one of a kind tour. Some hiking is required.
Itinerary
  • You’ll have 2 starting options
    Or, you can also get picked up
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  • 1
    Pu'uhonua O Honaunau National Historical Park
    Stop: 2 hours - Admission included
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  • 2
    Lekeleke Burial Ground
    Stop: 30 minutes - Admission included
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  • 3
    The Painted Church
    Stop: 45 minutes
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  • You'll end at
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Important Information
Departure Point
Kailua-Kona, HI, USA Waikoloa Village, HI, USA
Duration
5–7 hours
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
Inclusions
  • Bottled water
  • Snacks
  • Entry/Admission - Pu'uhonua O Honaunau National Historical Park
  • Entry/Admission - Lekeleke Burial Ground
Exclusions
  • Alcoholic Beverages
  • Lunch
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Stroller accessible
  • Service animals allowed
  • Infant seats available
  • If anyone in the group has specific needs such as a wheelchair or uses a car seat. Please bring your own whenever possible and tell us at least 48 hours in advance.
  • Most travellers can participate
  • Most of the tour is accessible by wheelchair. The last part is some hiking along Kings Highway is not wheelchair or stroller accessible.
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s cancelled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
  • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.

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Key Details
  • Duration: 5–7 hours
  • Mobile Ticket Accepted
  • Free Cancellation up to 24 hours in advance
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  • Languages Offered: English
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