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Traveling with kids? It can be difficult to find activities that are fun for the whole family, not to mention age, height, and weight restrictions that might exclude your little ones. Check out this list of kid-friendly things to do on the Big Island. Click the thumbnails below to filter activities based on age restriction so you can find something everyone can take part in.
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  1. Join the expert pilots of Blue Hawaiian Helicopters for unique aerial views of lava flows, cascading waterfalls and tropical rainforests.
    Accessible

    From USD246.05

    5%
    OFF
    Early Booking
    Daily
    2 hour(s) (morning, afternoon)
  2. 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)
  3. 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 USD100.96

    10%
    OFF
    Sun, Mon, Tue, Thu
    3.5 hour(s) (evening)
  4. Take a short sail to Manta Ray Village for a personal and intimate snorkeling encounter with wild Manta Rays at night from Keauhou Bay!
    Special

    From USD119.15

    5%
    OFF
    Daily
    2 hour(s) (evening)
  5. See all of the Big Island from above, on a circle island helicopter tour flying over Kilauea Volcano, stunning coastlines, and thundering waterfalls! Conditions permitting, witness lava flows and smoke from Hawaii's latest volcanic hot spots.
    Pick-up Provided
    Accessible

    From USD559.00

    Daily
    3 - 5 hour(s) (morning, afternoon)
  6. 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

    5%
    OFF
    Daily
    3.5 hour(s) (afternoon, evening)
  7. Horseback Ride Tour Through Waipio Valley
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    Horseback through the heart of Waipio Valley on a small-group equine excursion featuring ancient and majestic trails of the "Valley of the Kings".

    USD109.37

    5%
    OFF
    Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri, Sat
    3 hour(s) (morning, afternoon)
  8. This is the Captain Cook dinner cruise you've been looking for! Dinner, live music & 1 free cocktail on Body Glove's Kona dinner cruise - the only Big Island boat tour of its kind!
    Meal Provided
    Accessible

    USD137.63

    5%
    OFF
    Sun, Tue, Thu, Fri, Sat
    3.5 hour(s) (afternoon)
  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 USD81.02

    10%
    OFF
    Daily
    1.5 hour(s) (morning, afternoon, evening)
  10. 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 USD140.62

    Sun, Tue, Fri
    3 hour(s) (evening)
  11. Fly with Blue Hawaiian Helicopters and experience panoramic views of the Big Island's natural landscape. Soar over Kilauea Volcano, Kohala Coast & land at the base of a stunning 1200' tall waterfall.
    Pick-up Provided
    Accessible

    From USD702.05

    5%
    OFF
    Early Booking
    Daily
    3 - 4 hour(s) (morning)
  12. Umauma Falls Zipline Tour
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    Explore the gorgeous Umauma Falls from land, sea & sky! Ride ziplines and a giant swing, kayak & take a walking tour through beautiful Umauma. Family-friendly!
    Meal Provided

    From USD163.54

    2-for-1
    Review Rebate
    Daily
    2.5 - 5.5 hour(s) (morning, afternoon)
  13. Sail from Keauhou Bay by Hawaiian Sailing canoe for Hawaii's #1 marine encounter! A unique way to go see and snorkel with Mantas at night.

    USD106.10

    5%
    OFF
    Daily
    1.5 hour(s) (evening)
  14. Explore Waipio Valley by 4WD Van and discover beautiful waterfalls along the Hamakua Coast. Visit a tropical fruit farm and swim or kayak under a 60-foot private waterfall!
    Pick-up Provided
    Meal Provided

    From USD167.81

    10%
    OFF
    Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri, Sat
    9.5 - 10.5 hour(s) (morning)
  15. Catapult down a water slide into the pristine waters of the 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 USD98.05

    Daily
    4 - 5 hour(s) (morning, afternoon)
  16. Fly over the Big Island by airplane to see some of Hawaii's most scenic sights. Epic views of Kilauea Volcano, Waipio Valley, Waterfalls & Black Sand Beaches!

    From USD399.00

    Sun, Mon, Tue, Wed, Fri, Sat
    2 - 2.5 hour(s) (morning, afternoon, evening)
  17. Take a grand circle island tour of Hawaii's Big Island, circumnavigating the entire island from coast to coast. See everything from volcanoes to rainforests!
    Pick-up Provided
    Accessible

    USD122.95

    Daily
    11 - 13.5 hour(s) (morning)
  18. Ride along the rim of beautiful Waipio Valley, the Valley of the Kinds, on a horseback journey to the top of Hiilawe. On a longer trail ride, ride along the ridge and then down to the valley to encounter beautiful private waterfall!
    Meal Provided

    From USD93.75

    Weekday
    3 - 5.5 hour(s) (morning, afternoon)
  19. 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

    USD95.00

    Mon, Tue, Wed, Fri
    3 hour(s) (evening)
  20. 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)
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