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Travelers with disabilities are made to feel very welcome in Hawaii. There are more than 2,000 ramped curbs in Oahu alone, hotels are usually equipped with wheelchair-accessible rooms, and tour companies provide many special services. The Hawaii Center for Independent Living, 414 Kauwili St., Ste. 102, Honolulu, HI 96817 (www.auw.org/partner-agencies/146; tel. 808/522-5400; fax 808/522-5427), can provide information.

The only travel agency in Hawaii specializing in needs for travelers with disabilities is Access Aloha Travel (www.accessalohatravel.com; tel. 800/480-1143), which can book anything, including rental vans (available on Maui and Oahu only), accommodations, tours, cruises, airfare, and anything else you can think of.

Note: This information was accurate when it was published, but can change without notice. Please be sure to confirm all rates and details directly with the companies in question before planning your trip.