Kids Friendly: Browse by Age, Big Island tours & activities, fun things to do in Big Island | HawaiiActivities.com

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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. No.1
    Book Hawaii's best helicopter tour! Fly over 3 volcanoes: Mauna Kea, Mauna Loa & Kilauea. Get an up-close look at the craters & lava flows. Discover the magnificent beauty of Kohala waterfalls & sea cliffs. Waterfall Landing upgrade available.
    Accessible

    From USD624.00

    Daily
    3 - 3.5 hour(s) (morning, afternoon)
  2. No.2
    Hop aboard a Big Island helicopter tour and fly over Kilauea in Volcanoes National Park! See the spectacular landscape sculpted by lava as you fly over the park, circling around points of interest. Then, search for towering waterfalls in Hilo!
    Accessible

    From USD335.00

    Daily
    1.5 hour(s) (morning, afternoon)
  3. No.3
    Get set for a thrilling off road adventure at Umauma Falls! Tear through 5.5 miles of off-road trail, take in incredible views and swim at the private waterfall. Solo and multi-passenger vehicles available, making this a great family activity.

    From USD155.61

    Mon, Tue, Thu, Fri
    2.5 hour(s) (afternoon)
  4. Set sail for a romantic evening on the ocean. Depart from Waikoloa on a 90 minute sunset cruise aboard the 54 foot Spirit of Aloha. Enjoy sailing along the Kona-Kohala coast with a tropical cocktail in hand as the sun sets on the horizon.

    From USD119.58

    Daily
    2.5 hour(s) (evening)
  5. Explore Big Island on a zipline adventure over the famous Umauma Falls! Ride 9 ziplines over a tropical paradise of rainforests, waterfalls, and river gorges. Upgrade your experience to include swimming & kayaking in a private waterfall!
    Meal Provided

    From USD163.97

    Mon, Tue, Thu, Fri
    1.5 - 4.5 hour(s) (morning, afternoon)
  6. Venture out on a 2.5-hour off-road adventure from mountain to sea. Explore Hawaii’s rich cultural landscape at the Waipio On Horseback Ranch, enjoying exclusive views of enchanting Hamakua coastline! Drive a Side-by Side ATV on a tandem or solo ride.

    USD156.66

    Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri, Sat
    3 hour(s) (morning, afternoon)
  7. Experience one of the best luau on the Big Island of Hawaii with an evening at the Haleo Luau. Complete with an open bar, delicious food, and world class Polynesian entertainment, spend the evening with your family and friends at a private table.
    Meal Provided
    Accessible

    USD124.61

    Thu
    3 hour(s) (evening)
  8. 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

    Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri, Sat
    3 hour(s) (morning, afternoon)
  9. Explore Big Island's number one attraction, the Mauna Kea summit for sunset. After a beautiful sunset descend to a lower elevation more suitable for a narrated stargazing tour and prepare to be amazed as the night sky lights up with glittering stars.
    Pick-up Provided
    Meal Provided

    USD235.60

    Daily
    5 - 9 hour(s) (afternoon)
  10. Embark on the only stargazing tour in Hawaii that features nighttime astronomical observing on the slopes of Mauna Kea & daytime solar viewing. The most family-friendly stargazing tour, all ages are welcome! Tour departs from Kona and Hilo.
    Pick-up Provided
    Meal Provided

    From USD218.84

    Sun, Tue, Thu, Sat
    6 - 7.5 hour(s) (afternoon, evening)
  11. 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

    USD193.72

    Daily
    10 - 13.5 hour(s) (morning)
  12. 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.
    Special

    From USD107.00

    Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri, Sat
    2 - 2.5 hour(s) (morning, afternoon)
  13. 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

    USD105.00

    Mon, Tue, Wed, Fri
    3 hour(s) (evening)
  14. Explore sea caves and snorkel at the best Big Island snorkeling locations along the South Kona Coast. Enjoy the thrilling ride in a 14-person ocean raft as you make your way to your snorkeling destinations, Honaunau Bay and Kealakekua Bay.
    Meal Provided

    From USD105.56

    Daily
    3.5 - 5.5 hour(s) (morning, afternoon)
  15. Experience an epic evening with a Big Island manta ray snorkeling cruise to the Manta Ray Village in Keauhou Bay. Combinsunset cruise and snorkel, enjoy one of the best things to do on the Big Island, and swim with wild manta rays!

    From USD120.33

    Daily
    1.5 - 2.5 hour(s) (evening)
  16. Discover hidden secrets of the past as you float down the historic Kohala ditch, originally built as an irrigation system for the old sugar cane fields. Float through 10 tunnels and across 7 elevated flumes that cross over streams and waterfalls.

    USD141.36

    Daily
    4.5 hour(s) (morning, afternoon)
  17. 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
    Accessible

    USD119.66

    Sun
    3.5 hour(s) (evening)
  18. Snorkeling with manta rays is a once-in-a-lifetime experience that can only be found in Kona. Watch the giant manta rays swim beneath you as the ocean is illuminated with underwater lights. An experience that can only found at Keauhou Bay.

    USD127.10

    Daily
    1.5 hour(s) (evening)
  19. Visit Waipio Valley with Waipio Valley Shuttle! See towering waterfalls, lush tropical plants, taro patches, and wander through the meandering rivers from the comfort of a 4x4 van. The most exceptional tour visiting the sacred Valley of the Kings.

    USD65.00

    Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri, Sat
    2 hour(s) (morning, afternoon)
  20. Set sail for the Captain Cook Monument and discover the island's finest snorkel spots. Snorkel the calm and clear waters of Kealakekua Bay, a marine sanctuary filled with tropical fish, coral reefs and more. Morning & afternoon departures.
    Meal Provided

    From USD82.73

    Daily
    3.5 - 5 hour(s) (morning, afternoon)

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