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Island of Hawaii Activities

The island of Hawaii offers a variety of places to explore, including some of Hawaii’s most incredible natural wonders and historic sites. No other island gives you a place to swim with manta rays, horseback ride and whale watch, all on the same visit. No other island lets you see a fiery volcano, a 420-foot waterfall and a black-sand beach. No other island offers so many cultural treasures in so many varying environments. With so much ground to cover, you’ll see why it is known as “Hawaii’s Island of Adventure.”

Things to Do on the Island of Hawaii

Beaches

Beaches

The island of Hawaii features some of the most picturesque and varied beach landscapes in the islands. Black-, white- and even green-sand beaches encircle the island’s 266 miles of coastline.

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Water Activities

Water Activities

With more miles of coastline than any other Hawaiian Island, the waters of the island of Hawaii are a haven for marine life, including turtles, rays and more.

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Land Activities

Land Activities

With 4,028 square miles of land (and still growing), there's no shortage of adventures on land. You'll find hiking and biking trails, museums, scenic overlooks, waterfalls and more.

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Air Activities

Air Activities

There's no better way to view the sheer scope and striking environments of the island of Hawaii than from a bird's-eye view.

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Island of Hawaii Attractions and Activities

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Learn from our Naturalists - Our naturlists share their knowledge and love of the ocean.
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Kona Glassbottom Boat
75-5660 Palani Rd
Kailua-Kona, HI 96740
Summary

ENJOY a comfortable and relaxing glass bottom boat cruise along Kona's beautiful coastline. DISCOVER spectacular colors of the island's underwater world. SEE unique tropical fish and colorful coral formations. LEARN about Hawaii's flora and fauna from onboard naturalists.

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Beekeeping Farm Tour
Hawaii
Big Island Bees
82-1140 Meli Rd
Suite 102
Captain Cook, HI 96704
Summary

Come visit our honey & bee farm in Captain Cook! Take a beekeeping farm tour & join us as we open a beehive. Sample our organic honeys, all produced from rare blossoms found on the Big Island, and browse our store and museum full of honey, beeswax products and beekeeping memorabilia.

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Kayaking near Safari Explorer, Big Island - UnCruise Adventures
Multi-Island
UnCruise Adventures
3826 18th Ave. W.
Seattle, WA 98119
Summary

An inclusive exploration aboard a 36-guest ship of the islands of Molokai, Lana‘i, Maui, and Hawai‘i. Watch marine life; “talk story” with locals; enjoy exclusivity; and spend time at play—kayaking, paddle boarding, hiking, and snorkeling.

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