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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 on this Big Island helicopter volcano tour. Chase active lava flows on this volcano helicopter tour!
    Accessible

    From USD255.55

    5%
    OFF
    Early Booking
    Daily
    2 hour(s) (morning, afternoon)
  2. Set a course along the Kohala Coast for a chance to see migrating whales! Choose from morning trips, cocktail cruises and afternoon sailing. Great for all ages.
    Pick-up Provided
    Special

    From USD106.10

    Daily
    (morning, afternoon, evening)
  3. 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 USD108.30

    10%
    OFF
    Daily
    2 - 2.5 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. 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

    5%
    OFF
    Weekday
    3 - 5.5 hour(s) (morning, afternoon)
  6. 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

    From USD539.00

    Daily
    3 - 5 hour(s) (morning, afternoon)
  7. See a beautiful sunset off the Kona-Kohala coast on the Spirit of Aloha, a comfortable sailing catamaran that offers a luxurious sunset cruise from Anaehoomalu Bay on the Big Island. Relax with cocktails and enjoy a beautiful sunset.

    USD118.98

    Family Discount
    Mon, Wed, Fri, Sat
    1.5 - 2.5 hour(s) (evening)
  8. 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)
  9. 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)
  10. 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

    6%
    OFF
    Daily
    1.5 hour(s) (evening, night)
  11. Horseback Ride Tour Through Waipio Valley
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    Horseback through the heart of Waipi'o Valley on a small-group equine excursion featuring ancient and majestic trails of the "Valley of the Kings".

    USD109.66

    5%
    OFF
    Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri, Sat
    3 hour(s) (morning, afternoon)
  12. An expert guide will take you to see all the natural wonders of the Big Island! Visit Akaka and Rainbow Falls, Waipio Valley, Punaluu Black Sand Beach and Volcanoes National Park!
    Pick-up Provided
    Meal Provided

    USD186.94

    5%
    OFF
    Daily
    10 - 13.5 hour(s) (morning)
  13. 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

    USD197.39

    5%
    OFF
    Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri, Sat
    9.5 - 11.5 hour(s) (morning)
  14. 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)
  15. Have an evening to remember as you set out on a semi-private sunset cruise with delicious fruit and sushi, and then snorkel among the majestic giant manta rays.

    USD115.00

    Daily
    1.5 - 2 hour(s) (evening)
  16. Umauma Falls Zipline Tour
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    Explore the gorgeous Umauma Falls from land, sea & sky! Ride ziplines and a giant swing, kayak and take a walking tour through beautiful Umauma. Family-friendly!
    Meal Provided

    From USD163.97

    5%
    OFF
    Daily
    2.5 - 5.5 hour(s) (morning, afternoon)
  17. 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)
  18. Fly from Kona Airport over volcanoes, waterfalls and green mountains on a thrilling helicopter tour and stop for ziplining through a lush forest or tropical garden.
    Pick-up Provided

    From USD773.00

    Daily
    8 - 13.5 hour(s) (morning)
  19. 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)
  20. Embark on a fun Body Glove snorkel tour, Kona's most popular boat trip! Swim at the protected Red Hill marine sanctuary, teeming with sea life, and watch for spinner dolphins in transit, as sightings are guaranteed or you ride again free!
    Meal Provided
    Special
    Accessible

    USD142.23

    5%
    OFF
    Daily
    5 hour(s) (morning)
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