Big Island Top Rated Tours & Activities, fun things to do in Big Island |

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Check out the most highly rated and reviewed Big Island tours and activities and see why travelers around the world can't stop talking about them!

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    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.


    Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri, Sat
    2 hour(s) (morning, afternoon)
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    Have a Hawaiian experience of a lifetime with a manta ray snorkel cruise and enjoy one of the Big Island's most popular activities. Enjoy a Hawaiian sunset cruise before heading into the water to swim among the majestic manta rays off the Kona coast.


    2.5 - 5 hour(s) (afternoon, evening)
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    Discover the beauty of manta rays on a night snorkeling tour that has been called one of the most memorable experiences on the Big Island! Watch as they glide through Kona waters, feeding on plankton in illuminated waters as you snorkel among them.


    Sun, Mon, Tue, Fri, Sat
    1.5 hour(s) (evening)
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    Experience the best Mauna Kea Summit adventure combined with incredible views of a Hawaiian sunset, all in one amazing tour. After you watch the sunset, head towards the summit and look up into the twinkling sky for the best stargazing in the world.
    Pick-up Provided
    Meal Provided


    Sun, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri, Sat
    4 - 9 hour(s) (afternoon)
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    Join Waipio on Horseback on a 2.5-hour Waipio Valley horseback riding adventure. See majestic waterfalls, cross river streams and visit tropical fruit plantations. Expert guides will share the legends & history of the "Valley of the Kings".


    Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri, Sat
    3 hour(s) (morning, afternoon)
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    Experience the only Mauna Kea stargazing tour on the Big Island that includes daytime solar viewing. Departing from both Kona and Hilo, enjoy a delicious dinner before looking up into Hawaii skies with high-powered telescopes to see the sun & stars.
    Pick-up Provided
    Meal Provided

    From USD218.84

    Sun, Mon, Tue, Thu, Fri
    4 - 7 hour(s) (afternoon, evening)
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    Experience Island Breeze Luau at the Courtyard King Kamehamehaʻs Kona Beach Hotel. Enjoy an evening of delicious food and authentic Polynesian entertainment with an unforgettable luau, rated the best Family Luau on the Big Island!
    Meal Provided


    Sun, Tue, Wed, Thu
    3.5 hour(s) (evening)
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    Head out on a thrilling off-road adventure from mountain to sea, and explore Hawaii’s rich cultural landscape of a working cattle ranch and farm as you enjoy exclusive views of the Hamakua coastline while driving a side-by-side tandem or solo ATV.


    Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri, Sat
    3 hour(s) (morning, afternoon)
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    Experience Hawaii's most popular attraction! Visit the summit of Mauna Kea to witness one of the most breathtaking sunsets in Hawaii. Next, travel to Mauna Kea Visitor Center and enjoy a guided stargazing tour with telescopes. Includes parka & gloves
    Pick-up Provided
    Meal Provided

    From USD226.00

    4.5 - 8.5 hour(s) (afternoon)
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    Experience the best of the Big Island with Kailani Tours. Visit Hawaii Volcanoes National Park, a coffee farm, Rainbow Falls & a Black Sand Beach! Your tour includes a gourmet picnic lunch as well as a sample of local treats from a Kona coffee farm.
    Pick-up Provided
    Meal Provided

    From USD229.32

    10 - 12 hour(s) (morning)
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    One of Kona’s top bucket list experiences! Swim with giant manta rays after watching the sunset on the horizon. An encounter with these gentle giants is guaranteed to create memories that will last a lifetime!


    3 hour(s) (evening)
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    Come snorkel with the manta rays and illuminate the evening waters of Kona on this guided excursion. Don't miss out on this opportunity to encounter the gentle giants.


    2.5 - 3 hour(s) (evening)
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    Cruise along the Kona Coastline and watch the sunset aboard the Honi Olani, a smooth sailing 53 foot catamaran. Enjoy 2 complementary cocktails and happy hour drink specials for the perfect end to your day in Kona.

    From USD119.58

    2 hour(s) (evening)
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    Have a stress-free start to your stay on the Big Island and enjoy prompt and professional Kona airport transfer service with a shared transportation for up to 11 passengers and their luggage. Prices vary depending on accommodation location.
    Pick-up Provided


    (morning, afternoon, evening, night)
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    Experience the Big Island's remote Kona Coast on a speedy 24-foot, Zodiac ocean raft and snorkel nature's secret wonders at Kealakekua Bay!
    Meal Provided

    From USD135.11

    3.5 - 5.5 hour(s) (morning, afternoon)
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    Journey into the pristine Hawaiian landscape of Kohala on a 2.5 hour off-road ATV adventure tour through the tropical rainforest of Big Island. Venture from sea to mountain discovering waterfalls, mountain streams and epic lookout points!

    From USD313.09

    2.5 hour(s) (morning, afternoon)
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    Go on an open-range horseback riding adventure onto a 12,000 acre working cattle and sheep ranch, where the beauty of North Kohala unfolds before your eyes. Each ride is catered to your experience, great for beginners and experienced riders!

    From USD93.87

    (morning, afternoon)
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    Set out on a search for Humpback Whales on a speedy 24-ft Zodiac raft, and get a “front row seat” to see these majestic mammals in the beautiful waters of Kona.

    From USD113.50

    3.5 hour(s) (morning, afternoon)
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    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


    5 - 9 hour(s) (afternoon)
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    Embark on a top-rated Kealakekua Bay snorkel cruise with Fair Wind. Play on the high jump, waterslide & enjoy swimming in the protected pristine waters of Kealakekua Bay on a fun morning or afternoon Kona snorkel boat tour. A great family adventure!
    Meal Provided

    From USD138.39

    4 - 5 hour(s) (morning, afternoon)

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