Updated: Nov 12
We have seen quite the increase in Hawaii requests in recent years, and one common theme is always narrowing down the vast variety of activities you can take in while in the region. Whether you are visiting one island or five, experiences in the Hawaiian islands vary from place to place. We put together a list of options that we think are great starters for a jam-packed getaway of adventure and culture.
With powerful waves, dramatic volcanoes, and interesting culture, Hawaii will certainly keep you busy and entertained.
These are eight top things to enjoy while visiting the beautiful atoll.
The 'Big Island' is the most popular destination for whale watching in Hawaii.
The peak season to catch a glimpse of Humpback whales is from January to March. You have the option to view via a cruise or private boat tour.
These traditional ceremonies are a major source of entertainment on all islands within Hawaii.
Take the opportunity to enjoy live dancing, learn about Hawaiian as well as Polynesian culture, and enjoy delectable cuisines.
See a Lava Show
Hop aboard a World-class catamaran to get up and close to the volcano fingers as they enter the sea.
You will have thoroughly trained staff aboard, and safety is paramount. You can select from a tour in the morning, sunset, day, or twilight tour.
Various tour lines offer unique aerial journeys that allow you to view the breathtaking Hawaiian scenery.
From volcanoes and waterfalls to hidden valleys and majestic coastlines. A helicopter tour is truly an ideal way to sightsee.
SUP (Stand-Up Paddle Boarding)
This activity originated in Hawaii and is a derivative of surfing. SUP is soothing and allows you to explore the waterways on your terms.
An excellent paddle path to take is from the Lanikai Beach to the Mokulua Islands.
Hike, Climb, Repel or Plunge- it really doesn't matter what you choose to do as long as you have a chance to see one of Hawaii's astounding waterfalls you'll be set!
Did you know Hawaii has over 100 waterfalls across the islands? This activity is sure to fit into your schedule wherever you need it.
This dormant volcano is a unique wonder to explore, and erupted over 4,000 years ago.
You can hike the summit, but be sure to stop by the VIS (Visitor Information Station) to check for weather and safety tips.
Kona Coffee Farm Tour
Kona coffee is some of the best gourmet coffee that you can find and is world-renowned.
Kailua Kona, which is located on the 'Big Island,' is the heart of Kona coffee. When taking a tour, you will get to see processing facilities as well as the coffee fields.
Don't forget to take some time to indulge in the popular beverage.
Grab your gear and take charge of your getaway with these great suggestions that will be sure to make your experience fascinating.