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The major resort centers of the Big Islands, these areas offer plenty to see and do for people staying nearby. As comfortable as your resort might be, you won't really experience the island until you get out and do something! Each of these areas offers their own attractions, climate, and atmosphere. Whether you're on the verdant Hilo side, the historic Waikoloa, or the dry, volcanic Kailua-Kona area, you'll find below a variety of activities for you to take part in, conveniently located nearby.
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  1. No.1
    Join the expert pilots of Blue Hawaiian Helicopters for unique aerial views on this safe and comfortable Big Island helicopter tour. See the path of the recent lava flows in Puna, craters of Kilauea Volcano, or cascading waterfalls in Hilo.
    Accessible

    From USD99.00

    12%
    OFF
    Early Booking
    Daily
    1 - 2 hour(s) (morning, afternoon)
  2. No.2
    Take a short sail to Manta Ray Village for a personal and intimate snorkeling encounter with wild Manta Rays at night from Keauhou Bay! Get to see the gentle giants of the ocean at their most active.
    Special

    From USD106.84

    15%
    OFF
    Daily
    1.5 - 2.5 hour(s) (evening)
  3. No.3
    Have an evening of Polynesian food and entertainment that you will not soon forget with one of the best luau on the Big Island! The Royal Kona Luau awaits with authentic Hawaiian music and dance, and even a thrilling Samoan fire knife dance.
    Meal Provided
    Accessible

    USD103.39

    Mon, Tue, Wed, Fri
    3 hour(s) (evening)
  4. Hop aboard Big Island's only "Doors-Off" helicopter and fly over Kilauea in Volcanoes National Park to really experience the heat and smoke from below! After your Hilo volcano tour, scour the Big Island for towering waterfalls!
    Accessible

    From USD274.00

    Daily
    2 hour(s) (morning, afternoon, evening)
  5. Stand at the top of Hawaii at the famous Big Island observatory with Mauna Kea Summit Adventures. Watch a Mauna Kea sunset over the cloud line at 9,000 feet above sea level and marvel at millions of stars glittering above with guided stargazing.
    Pick-up Provided
    Meal Provided

    From USD226.00

    5%
    OFF
    Daily
    4.5 - 8.5 hour(s) (afternoon)
  6. Spend an evening that begins with dinner at a Parker Ranch outpost, followed by an ascent to Mauna Kea summit, Hawaii's tallest point, for the best stargazing on Big Island - warm drinks and brownies included!
    Pick-up Provided
    Meal Provided

    USD235.00

    Daily
    5 - 9 hour(s) (afternoon)
  7. Catapult down a water slide into the pristine waters of Big Island's Kealakekua Bay! Sail out on the Fair Wind II and enjoy snorkeling and diving in Hawaii's crystal clear waters! Depart in the morning or afternoon to explore Hawaii's waters.
    Meal Provided

    From USD98.29

    Daily
    4 - 5 hour(s) (morning, afternoon)
  8. Kayak along the beautiful Big Island sea cliffs, over underwater lava tubes and into sea caves and go snorkeling among tropical reef fish at Keauhou Bay! Look for manta rays, sea turtles, and dolphin on this kayaking & snorkeling adventure!

    USD84.53

    5%
    OFF
    Daily
    4 hour(s) (morning)
  9. Best Kona Parasailing Tour (from Kailua Pier)
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    Fly high on a parasail ride hundreds of feet above the Big Island's Kona Coast. Take in awe-inspiring, panoramic view of the volcanic coastline as you take part in one of the most exciting things to do in Kona!

    From USD90.24

    12%
    OFF
    Daily
    1.5 hour(s) (morning, afternoon)
  10. Experience an evening of delicious food and authentic Polynesian entertainment with an unforgettable luau, rated the best Family Luau on the Big Island!
    Meal Provided

    From USD119.35

    Sun, Tue, Wed, Thu
    3.5 hour(s) (evening)
  11. Submerge 100-feet under the water to explore a 25-acre natural, coral reef! Marvel at the beauty of the ocean and other marine creatures aboard a 48-passenger, air-conditioned submarine.
    Pick-up Provided

    From USD122.48

    8%
    OFF
    Family Discount
    Daily
    1.5 - 5 hour(s) (morning, afternoon)
  12. Take flight over the big island along an incredible route, showcasing the change and destruction of past eruptions & lava flows and ending with a spectacular finale, flying over countless cliffs & waterfalls of the lush North Kohala Coast & Valleys.
    Pick-up Provided
    Accessible

    From USD599.00

    Daily
    3 - 4 hour(s) (morning, afternoon)
  13. Embark on on out-of-this-world adventure in Hawaii and the only one that lets you observe the sky at night and in daytime! Visit the area around Mauna Kea with expert guides & enjoy a nighttime stargazing at a special location on this heavenly tour!
    Pick-up Provided

    From USD134.72

    8%
    OFF
    Daily
    6.5 - 7.5 hour(s) (afternoon)
  14. Explore the gorgeous Umauma Falls from land, sea & sky! Ride ziplines and a giant swing, kayak and take a walking tour through beautiful Umauma. Don't miss out on this family-friendly fun!
    Meal Provided

    From USD163.97

    5%
    OFF
    Daily
    2.5 - 5.5 hour(s) (morning, afternoon)
  15. Embark on a full day adventure around Big Island! Visit all the must see sights of Volcanoes National Park, stop at Punaluu black sand beach, explore a private lava tube, visit a Tropical fruit farm and see Rainbow Falls from a private viewing deck.
    Pick-up Provided
    Meal Provided

    USD229.00

    5%
    OFF
    Daily
    10.5 - 13.5 hour(s) (morning)
  16. Embark on a journey of imagination at this delicious luau, featuring performances that retell the story of the brave voyagers who first settled in Hawaii.
    Meal Provided
    Accessible

    From USD130.55

    Tue, Thu, Sat
    3 hour(s) (evening)
  17. Head to the Captain Cook Monument and explore the island's finest snorkel spots on a sail at a marine sanctuary filled with tropical fish, coral reefs and more. Enjoy the calm and clear waters of a Marine Life Conservation District.
    Meal Provided
    Special

    From USD74.46

    10%
    OFF
    Daily
    3.5 - 5 hour(s) (morning, afternoon)
  18. A Big Island luau featuring a delicious island buffet, beautiful Hawaiian music and dance and the epic stories of Hawaii and her remarkable people.
    Meal Provided
    Accessible

    From USD146.21

    Sun, Tue, Fri
    3 hour(s) (evening)
  19. Kayak to Kealakekua Bay, morning or afternoon, and snorkel with tropical fish, dolphins, over coral gardens and visit the Captain Cook Monument with this permitted guide.

    USD109.11

    7%
    OFF
    Daily
    4.5 hour(s) (morning, afternoon)
  20. Snorkel with Keauhou Bay's Manta Rays! Using underwater lights, the sea is lit up electric green as the rays put on a show. Departs from Honokohau Harbor!
    Special

    USD109.31

    6%
    OFF
    Daily
    3.5 hour(s) (afternoon, evening)
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