:: Aunty Mahealani

Aunty Mahealani shares the traditional “mo’olelo-story telling”  about her culture, and the Aloha Spiritual values for self, others and the environment through the ancient spiritually-pragmatic teachings of  Ho’opono Pono Ke Ala - the belief system and method for “making right more right, the path.”

This extraordinary retreat will be a transformative experience.

Price: $1826.00 per person

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Cruise Retreat Package Includes:

  • Inside Cabin, double occupancy (outside cabins available
    at additional cost)

  • Port fees, taxes, meals

  • Aunty Mahealani Playshop

  • Hawaiian craft Lei making class

  • Hawaiian Hula Class

  • Awakening to Gratitude playshop

Note: Airfare to Honolulu and any additional hotel expense before or after the cruise is not included.

Room Sharing:
3-4 persons to a room reduces the overall fare for each individual in the room.  If you are open to sharing a room with 2-3 other retreat participants, Email us at

Cruise Line:
NCL (Norwegian Cruise Lines)
Pride of America

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Hawaiian Island Cultural Cruise Retreat

It's time to "gift" yourself with a truly unique "experience" of
Aloha & Gratitude

7 day, Hawaiian Islands Cruise Retreat
onboard the NCL Pride of America     
Set Sail from Honolulu Oct. 31, to Nov. 7, 2009

Want a perfect way to experience Hawaii? Well this is it. Take care of your body, mind and soul in this amazing retreat with two of Hawaii's most loved Kumus. Aunty Mahealani Henry and Kumu Hula teacher Neaulani Kuamo'o-Peck will join together with special guests to share a week of Hawaiian spirituality in a beautiful retreat setting where you can rest your body and empower your spirit.

Hawai‘i has an ancient culture with a profound wisdom, unique to this volcanic land in the middle of the Pacific Ocean. This culture, based in Aloha (love) has much to offer the rest of the world. The Hawaiian Cultural Cruise retreat is designed to provide you with some knowledge of this powerful ancient wisdom and the opportunity to see how it impacts your own life and spirit.

Retreat Activities

Aunty Mahealani Playshop Aunty Mahealani will share the ancient Hawaiian teachings & traditional method for reconnecting Self to Self-greatness, as rooted in the Aloha Spirit teachings & pragmatic values for use in today's life-style.
Hawaiian Craft Lei Making Class The Hawaiian lei is the symbol of Aloha. Hawaiian crafts teacher, Beverly Vance will teach us the history and customs of lei making as we learn how to make a lei.
Hawaiian Hula Class Hula dancing is the essence and spirit of Hawaii. Kumu Hula teacher, Neaulani Kuamo'o-Peck will teach us hula movement and the significance and meanings of the expressive hand gestures that makes Hula a beautiful art form.
Awakening to Gratitude
Explore the depths of Gratitude and how you can create a magical fulfilling life with proactive gratitude (“ Ho'ohana Mahalo ”). You will learn specific techniques for honoring the self and the elements of life. 
Relax This magical journey provides an opportunity for you to relax and view the whales and dolphins at play, or see incredible rainbows, sunrises and sunsets. Take in the awesome and fiery view of lava from a live volcano flowing into the sea.

Ports of Call

Honolulu - Hilo - Kona - Maui - Kauai






We are sailing from the island of Honolulu.
  • Hawaii's state capital and only major city is a wealth of historic and cultural delights.
  • Take in the view at Pali Lookout and the North Shore.
  • Visit the spiritual home of surfing, Waikiki Beach, then go to Iolani Palace.




  • See the spectacular Akaka Falls, a cascading waterfall of 422 feet
  • Visit Auntie's office --Warm, healing, magical tide pools
  • Visit Volcano National Park to see Mount Kilauea, an active volcano.



  • Explore beautiful tidal pools by foot or with snorkel.
  • Visit the Captain Cook Monument and the sacred Pu'uhonua o Honaunau.





  • C'mon over to the other side of the island. The drive to Hana is a lot of fun.
  • Golf, swim, snorkel, windsurf or just relax under a swaying palm.
  • Optional tours to Lanai available.




  • his is the land of rain forests, smooth, rounded mountains, cascading waterfalls and towering ocean cliffs.
  • Visit the Fern Grotto and Spouting Horn. Careful, you may get wet.
  • You must see Waimea Canyon to believe it

Cruise around the islands and discover your Spiritual essence through Gratitude and the Aloha Spirit. In addition, learn and enjoy the art of Hawaiian hula along with the Hawaiian craft-lei making.