THINGS TO DO ON THE
Visit Hawaii Volcanoes National Park
This beautiful park features tons of lava tubes and hiking trails through interesting rock forms that can only be found in this place!
Swim with Dolphins
Kids of all ages (and even adults) can do this with
at the Hilton Waikoloa Village on the Big Island.
Snorkel with Manta Rays
One of the coolest Big Island snorkeling tours actually happens at night. This is an opportunity to go swimming with Manta Rays in Kona.
Play at the Hawaii Keiki Museum
One of the coolest indoor activities in Kona is the
Hawaii Keiki Museum
. It’s a really cool science museum geared for kids ages 1-10.
See Rainbow Falls
There’s no hiking involved, which makes it the easiest Big Island waterfall for kids.
Hawaii is famous for its malasadas, which are Portuguese-style donuts. They look like oversized donut holes and they are usually rolled in sugar and cinnamon.
Check out a Macadamia Nut Factory
It’s a bright, clean factory with show windows so you can watch them pack up the macadamia nuts in real-time.
Take a Submarine Ride
The Kona Atlantis Submarine is the perfect way to explore underwater without actually getting wet!
See Waipio Valley
Waipio Valley is one of the last remaining valleys that truly showcases what Old Hawaii was like.
Get Shave Ice
One of the best places to get shave ice in Kona is
. Their space is HUGE and there’s plenty of indoor seating to beat the heat.
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