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Kona Shore Excursions
Find Kona shore excursions perfect for Cruise ship passengers visiting the island. Start your second day on Big Island with one of these great Cruise Ship Friendly Activities! All of these adventures either include transportation or are within a short 15 minute taxi ride from the pier (Kona Pier) and will end early enough to have you back to the ship in time for disembarkation. Big Island offers many amazing adventures not offered by your on-board concierge, so why not see what you want to see.

Pride of America (NCL) Shore Excursions from Kona Harbor


Day
Island
Port
Disembark
Embark
Activity List
Sat
Oahu
Honolulu
-
7:00am
Oahu
Sun
Maui
Kahului
8:00am
Overnight
Mon
Maui
Kahului
-
6:00pm
Tue
Big Island
Hilo
8:00am
7:00pm
Wed
Big Island
Kona
7:00am
8:00pm
Thu
Kauai
Nawiliwili
8:00am
Overnight
Fri
Kauai
Nawiliwili
-
2:00pm
Sat
Oahu
Honolulu
7:00am
-

Please Note:

- Disembarkation usually begins 2 hours after docking.

- All cruise ship guests must be on board 2 hours before embarkation.

- Itineraries are subject to change without notice.

- Check your specific cruise details for exact departure and arrival times.

- All times are Hawaii Standard Time (HST).

- If you are renting a car for the day, view all Big Island activities.

11Activities

    Availability varies by date for all activities.

  1. Glide around the Big Island with the slightest of efforts on your own personal Segway. See the beauty and history of Hawaii on these eco-friendly guided tours.

    From USD103.12

    Daily
    1 - 2.5 hour(s) (afternoon, evening)
  2. Submerge 100-feet to explore a 25-acre natural, coral reef! This 48-passenger submarine, offers great views in air-conditioned comfort!
    Pick-up Provided

    USD127.52

    Daily
    1.5 - 5 hour(s) (morning, afternoon)
  3. Kona Jet Ski Rental from Kailua Pier
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    Experience the thrill of riding your own quick and maneuverable jet ski around the waters of Kona! Choose a 30-minute or 1-hour ride for maximum fun!

    From USD91.57

    Daily
    1 - 1.5 hour(s) (morning, afternoon)
  4. Kona Guided Beach SNUBA Diving Tour
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    Experience the merging of scuba diving and snorkeling in this guided SNUBA tour of Kona's underwater world from the beach of Kamakahonu Bay.

    USD103.16

    Daily
    2 hour(s) (morning, afternoon)
  5. Embark on a fun snorkel tour with Body Glove Cruises, Kona's most popular boat trip! Swim at a protected marine sanctuary, see spinner dolphins & more! Includes breakfast, lunch & 1 free cocktail.
    Meal Provided
    Special
    Accessible

    USD141.94

    Daily
    5 hour(s) (morning)
  6. See all of the Big Island from above, on a circle island helicopter tour flying over Kilauea Volcano, stunning coastlines, and thundering waterfalls!
    Pick-up Provided
    Accessible

    From USD559.00

    Daily
    3 - 5 hour(s) (morning, afternoon)
  7. 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 USD367.71

    23%
    OFF
    Sun, Mon, Tue, Wed, Fri, Sat
    2 - 2.5 hour(s) (morning, afternoon, evening)
  8. Kona UFO Parasailing Tour (from Kailua Pier)
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    Fly high on a parasail ride & enjoy a bird's eye view hundreds of feet above the Big Island's Kona Coast. The silence is breathtaking and the view is awe inspiring!

    From USD81.02

    10%
    OFF
    Daily
    1.5 hour(s) (morning, afternoon, evening)
  9. Learn How to Surf - Kona Surfing Lessons
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    Learn how to surf with HLSI's surfing family of professional lifeguards. HLSI's Hawaiian Surf School provides all you need to ride the Kona style waves with them!

    From USD78.13

    Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri, Sat
    2 hour(s) (morning)
  10. Set off from Kona to lookouts, coffee farms, ancient temples & more as you explore the riches of the Kohala Coast in this private tour for 12 people.
    Pick-up Provided
    Meal Provided

    From USD145.83

    Daily
    (morning, afternoon)
  11. Satisfy your curiosity on a historic trip through downtown Kona, the Place of Refuge and farms yielding two of Hawaii's famed local products: coffee and honey!
    Pick-up Provided
    Meal Provided

    From USD123.96

    Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri, Sat
    6 - 8 hour(s) (morning)
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