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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. 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)
  3. 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)
  4. 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)
  5. 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)
  6. 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

    From USD182.30

    Daily
    10 - 13.5 hour(s) (morning)
  7. 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)
  8. 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)
  9. 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)
  10. 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)
  11. 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

    6%
    OFF
    Daily
    2 hour(s) (evening)
  12. 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)
  13. 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)
  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 USD186.46

    Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri, Sat
    9.5 - 11.5 hour(s) (morning)
  15. 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 USD127.52

    4%
    OFF
    Daily
    1.5 - 5 hour(s) (morning, afternoon)
  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 & take a walking tour through beautiful Umauma. Family-friendly!
    Meal Provided

    From USD163.54

    5%
    OFF
    Daily
    2.5 - 5.5 hour(s) (morning, afternoon)
  17. Discover all the Big Island has to offer in a single flight. Fly from Waikoloa to Volanoes National Park. Soar over the inspiring Kohala Coast, see Kilauea Volcano, sea cliffs & waterfalls.
    Pick-up Provided
    Accessible

    From USD589.00

    Daily
    3 - 4 hour(s) (morning, afternoon)
  18. Experience the once-in-a-lifetime spectacle of swimming with manta rays! Every night these graceful, nocturnal sea creatures come out to feed. Don't miss this opportunity to snorkel with mantas!

    USD126.46

    5%
    OFF
    Daily
    1.5 hour(s) (evening)
  19. 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
    Special

    From USD106.01

    Sun, Mon, Tue, Thu
    3.5 hour(s) (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

    From USD141.94

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