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Hawaii Island Attractions

One of the most popular attractions in all of the islands is found on Hawaii Island’s southeastern regions of Kau and Puna at Hawaii Volcanoes National Park. This is where you can see majestic Halemaumau Crater, hike through a lava tube and witness Kilauea, one of the world’s most active volcanoes. But you’ll find there’s even more to discover on Hawaii Island. From amazing historic places like Puukohola Heiau National Historic Site and Puuhonua o Honaunau National Historical Park to living museums like the Imiloa Astronomy Center in Hilo, the itineraries are endless on Hawaii Island. With so much to see and do, start planning your next visit to Hawaii Island.

Art Galleries and Museums of Hawaii Island

Whether it’s through paintings, sculptures, glassware, jewelry or hand-carved koa wood bowls, you’ll see the distinct styles that make the art found on Hawaii Island truly unique.

Beaches of Hawaii Island

Hawaii Island features some of the most picturesque and varied beach landscapes in the islands.

Festivals of Hawaii Island

One visit to a Hawaii Island festival will inspire you to return again and again.

Hiking on Hawaii Island

Whether you're looking for a challenging trail on fields of lava to short, Hawaii Island is heaven for hikers.

Historic Places of Hawaii Island

From the birthplace of King Kamehameha to the birthplace of paniolo, Hawaii Island is home to some of the most historic places in Hawaii.

Horseback Riding on Hawaii Island

Explore the wealth of scenic, open landscapes in Waimea and other spots throughout Hawaii Island on horseback.

Hula on Hawaii Island

See authentic hula throughout Hawaii Island at seasonal festivals, competitions, luau and live performances at hotels and resorts.

Live Music on Hawaii Island

You'll find live music venues throughout Hawaii Island in restaurants, lounges and in the island's fine hotels and resorts.

Natural Wonders of Hawaii Island

From Kilauea Volcano to the peaks of Maunakea, Hawaii Island is home to a variety of incomparable natural wonders.

Paniolo (Hawaiian Cowboys) of Hawaii Island

Hawaii Island has a rich paniolo, or Hawaiian cowboy, culture dating back to the early 1800's.

Parks of Hawaii Island

Hawaii Island features four National Parks, including Hawaii Volcanoes National Park, as well as beautiful state and county parks.

Stargazing on Hawaii Island

Maunakea on Hawaii Island is home to one of the most renowned astronomical sites on the planet.

Volcano Eruption Update on Hawaii Island

Recent updates on volcano activity in and around Hawaii Volcanoes National Park on Hawaii Island.