Find Things to Do in...
Search
Tours & Things to Do

More Great Destinations

Take time to explore tours and activities in these amazing destinations:


Shop With Confidence
  • Low Price Guarantee
  • Only Top Quality Tour and Activity Companies
  • 100% Secure Transactions
  • No Hidden Fees
  • 500,000+ Satisfied Customers
Why Book With Us
  • Save Money:

    Booking ahead will almost always save you money.

  • Save Time:

    You've got better things to do than wait in ticket lines.

  • Get The Tour You Want:

    Booking online means you get first pick of available tours.


Contact Us
Search by Category
Advanced Search

Here are your 6 search results for Tours & Sightseeing in Big Island Hawaii, United States

Big Island Grand Circle Island Tour

Big Island Grand Circle Island Tour - Kona, Hawaii
Star Rating

Duration: 11 hours 30 minutes
Location: Kona, Hawaii

Special Offer
From USD
$122.95

Take a relaxing, scenic excursion around the Big Island of Hawaii where you’ll experience the most historic, scenic and cultural highlights of Hawaii’s youngest island.  Round-trip transportation from your Kona hotel is included.

Recent and record-breaking volcanic eruptions have made international headlines. The pause in early August 2018 in earthquakes and collapse-explosion events at the summit of Kīlauea brings new hope that the Hawaii Volcanoes National Park will be reopened soon and we will once again be able to bring guests into the Park. 

The latest itinerary for this tour includes a visit to Royal Kona Coffee’s headquarters, Punalu‘u black sand beach and lunch at the newly renovated Queen’s Court Restaurant in the historic Hilo Hawaiian Hotel with views of Hilo Bay and Mauna Kea. After lunch it’s onto Big Island Candy Company, the home for exquisite chocolate and mac nut treats and then a stop at not one, but two waterfalls – Rainbow and Akaka Falls! On the way back to Kona, stop at Hamakua Macadamia Nut to see macadamia nuts roasted to perfection.

  • Royal Kona Coffee Mill & Museum
  • Mauna Loa Volcano (seen in the distance)
  • Punalu‘u Black Sand Beach
  • Hawaii Volcanoes National Park (drive-by)
  • Lili‘uokalani Botanical Garden (drive-by)
  • Lunch at Hilo Hawaiian Hotel (on own)
  • Big Island Candy Company
  • Rainbow Falls
  • Akaka Falls
  • Hamakua Macadamia Nut

Special Offer - Book and save 20% compared to the local supplier's prices! - Book Now!

Take a relaxing, scenic excursion around the Big Island of Hawaii where you’ll experience the most historic, scenic and cultural highlights of Hawaii’s youngest island.  Round-trip transportation from your Kona hotel is included.

Recent and record-breaking volcanic eruptions have made international headlines. The pause in early August 2018 in earthquakes and collapse-explosion events at the summit of Kīlauea brings new hope that the Hawaii Volcanoes National Park will be reopened soon and we will once again be able to bring guests into the Park. 

The latest itinerary for this tour includes a visit to Royal Kona Coffee’s headquarters, Punalu‘u black sand beach and lunch at the newly renovated Queen’s Court Restaurant in the historic Hilo Hawaiian Hotel with views of Hilo Bay and Mauna Kea. After lunch it’s onto Big Island Candy Company, the home for exquisite chocolate and mac nut treats and then a stop at not one, but two waterfalls – Rainbow and Akaka Falls! On the way back to Kona, stop at Hamakua Macadamia Nut to see macadamia nuts roasted to perfection.

  • Royal Kona Coffee Mill & Museum
  • Mauna Loa Volcano (seen in the distance)
  • Punalu‘u Black Sand Beach
  • Hawaii Volcanoes National Park (drive-by)
  • Lili‘uokalani Botanical Garden (drive-by)
  • Lunch at Hilo Hawaiian Hotel (on own)
  • Big Island Candy Company
  • Rainbow Falls
  • Akaka Falls
  • Hamakua Macadamia Nut

Special Offer - Book and save 20% compared to the local supplier's prices! - Book Now!

Less info

Small-Group Big Island Tour: Hawaii Volcanoes National Park and Kona Coffee Farm

Small-Group Big Island Tour: Hawaii Volcanoes National Park and Kona Coffee Farm - Kona, Hawaii
Star Rating

Duration: 12 hours
Location: Kona, Hawaii

From USD
$186.99

Journey to the Big Island's Hawaii Volcanoes National Park from Kona or Waikoloa on this exciting day trip, complete with your own personal iPad to use throughout your tour! See turtles basking on the black sand of Punaluu Beach and enjoy lunch from a local bakery and taste freshly brewed Kona coffee our last stop of the day is a variety of options at a local restaurant. This tour offers hiking through a native rain forest, feel hot steam from the volcano’s vent, see the craters in the newly reopened Hawaii Volcanoes National Park! Use your iPad to see stunning photos and videos and learn information about the sites you visit ... More info ›

Journey to the Big Island's Hawaii Volcanoes National Park from Kona or Waikoloa on this exciting day trip, complete with your own personal iPad to use throughout your tour! See turtles basking on the black sand of Punaluu Beach and enjoy lunch from a local bakery and taste freshly brewed Kona coffee our last stop of the day is a variety of options at a local restaurant. This tour offers hiking through a native rain forest, feel hot steam from the volcano’s vent, see the craters in the newly reopened Hawaii Volcanoes National Park! Use your iPad to see stunning photos and videos and learn information about the sites you visit. Plus, play games, listen to music and watch movies aboard your comfortable, air-conditioned vehicle.

This small-group tour is limited to 12 people, ensuring you'll receive personalized attention from your guide.

After pickup from your Waikoloa, Kohala or Kailua-Kona hotel in the morning (included in tour price), head south along the Big Island's coast by spacious, air-conditioned vehicle to Hawaii Volcanoes National Park. On the way, you’ll stop to take a tour of a renowned Kona coffee farm and taste freshly brewed Kona coffee. You will have time to purchase some coffee to bring the taste of Hawaii back home with you.

Continue to a local sweetbread bakery and enjoy lunch in a garden setting with bakery fresh bread for your sandwich or a light salad. After lunch we head to Punalu’u Beach, where you’ll often see turtles basking on the black sand. Take an easy hike along the beach made from the active volcano with truly black sand.

Once inside Hawaii Volcanoes National Park (an UNESCO World Heritage Site), follow your guide on an optional hike where you’ll see sulphur banks and vents emitting hot steam. At Halema'uma'u Crater, you’ll get the unique chance to see into the heart of the active volcano where legend has it lives the Hawaiian volcano goddess Pele. From the cooler climate up on the volcanic mountain, we will then head down to a lower elevation for a dinner of local food choices like the famous loco moco and Kailua pork or something more familiar like a steak or chicken dinner in a popular restaurant. 

And don’t forget about your iPad! Throughout your journey, you can use your iPad to see high-definition photos and videos and learn background information on the sites you visit. While in the van, you are also welcome to play games, listen to music, watch movies and see videos about Hawaii.

Highlights: 

Kailua Kona historical sites
Kona coffee farm tour with coffee samples
Local bakery lunch stop
Black sand beach
Hawaii Volcanoes National Park Visitor Center* 
Kilauea Iki Overlook*  
Kilauea Caldera Overlook*  
Hot Steam Vents*  
Dinner at popular local restaurant with menu options


*Hawaii Volcanoes National Park main sites are closed at this time due to volcanic eruptions. It is expected to partially reopen September 22nd, 2018

Less info

Big Island Zipline Tour and Hawaii Volcanoes National Park from Hilo or Kona

Big Island Zipline Tour and Hawaii Volcanoes National Park from Hilo or Kona - Hilo, Hawaii
Star Rating

Duration: 14 hours
Location: Hilo, Hawaii

From USD
$379.16

Take your need for speed to new heights on this thrilling zipline and Volcano adventure. Includes lunch and BBQ Dinner at Volcano Winery.

Take your need for speed to new heights on this thrilling zipline and Volcano adventure ... More info ›

Take your need for speed to new heights on this thrilling zipline and Volcano adventure. Includes lunch and BBQ Dinner at Volcano Winery.

Take your need for speed to new heights on this thrilling zipline and Volcano adventure. Enjoy a relaxing drive through Saddle Road with views of Mauna Kea and Mauna Loa on your way to quaint Hilo town where you’ll drive along the historic waterfront before arriving at the zipline check in location. Covering nearly two miles of gorgeous tropical river gorges, our 8-line zip course is fun for the whole family. View multiple different waterfalls while soaring over 160 feet above them. Our certified staff will guide you over one of the longest lines on Hawaii Island at more than 2,400 feet in length! Ride the only all side-by-side dual-track zipline on Hawaii Island with a deli-style lunch included during the zip. Next, you head out to explore Hawai`i Island. Turning off the highway and onto the 4 mile Onomea Scenic Route for some of the very best scenery in Hawaii. The drive is punctuated with waterfalls, springs, streams and stunning tropical gardens. The adventure continues at Akaka Falls State Park, the site of the largest easily accessible waterfall on the island. You’ll traverse a paved walking path right through the center of a lush rainforest to Akaka Falls, a stunning 442 foot waterfall that plunges down a sheer cliff and into the water below. Head back down the Hamakua Coast before arriving at Rainbow Falls. This iconic waterfall features an 80 foot tall twin waterfall system. Look for the rainbow effect that gives the waterfall its name!   Explore Kaumana Caves, part of the lava tube system that brought lava 1.5 miles from Hilo-town in 1881. Take a peek inside the dramatic cathedral-like space, and then it’s on to the famous Volcano Winery, the southernmost winery in the United States. You’ll sample up to eight different types of wines, varying from sweet to dry, and all with a unique Hawaiian flare. The Volcano Winery also has estate grown teas to taste and soft drinks and water are also included. After sampling beverages, you’ll enjoy a hearty Hawaiian-style BBQ lunch with a complimentary glass of your choice of Volcano Winery wine or other beverage. Complete the day viewing the glow and activity from the current volcanic eruption if it’s available from a safe distance before returning.

 

Less info

Kona Tour: Coffee Plantation, Kealakekua Bay, Kaloko-Honokohau Park, and Bee Farm

Kona Tour: Coffee Plantation, Kealakekua Bay, Kaloko-Honokohau Park, and Bee Farm - Hawaii, Hawaii
Star Rating

Duration: 7 hours
Location: Hawaii, Hawaii

From USD
$123.96

Discover the history, beauty and culture of the Big Island on this 6.5-hour tour of the Kona coast. See sacred Hawaiian temples and ancient petroglyphs at Kaloko-Honokohau National Historical Park, and walk to Honokohau Beach to spot native wildlife ... More info ›

Discover the history, beauty and culture of the Big Island on this 6.5-hour tour of the Kona coast. See sacred Hawaiian temples and ancient petroglyphs at Kaloko-Honokohau National Historical Park, and walk to Honokohau Beach to spot native wildlife. Admire scenic views of Kealakekua Bay, and go on a walking tour of Pu’uhonua o Honaunau National Historical Park, considered a sacred site. You’ll also visit a bee farm and coffee plantation for tastings at both, plus lunch. Numbers are limited to 12 to ensure you enjoy a small-group experience.

Start your day tour with pickup from Kona and Kohala hotels, and then head to Kaloko-Honokohau National Historical Park, where you'll follow your guide on a short hike along a nature trail to sacred Hawaiian temples and ancient petroglyphs left by the area’s original inhabitants. At the end of trail, come upon Honokohau Beach, abundant with local wildlife like green sea turtles, native birds and perhaps even a Hawaiian monk seal — one of only two mammals native to the Hawaiian Islands.



Hop back in the minivan for the drive through downtown Kona, where you can glimpse historical landmarks such as Hulihee Palace and Mokuaikaua Church, the oldest Christian church in the Hawaiian Islands. En route to South Kona, admire the unveiling of the Big Island’s jagged coastline. A scenic road takes you to Kealakekua Bay, where Captain James Cook landed in 1778 during a festival dedicated to Lono, the fertility god.

Make your next stop at Big Island Bees, a farm that has produced raw and organic honey since 1972. Join the beekeeper for a lively, educational exploration of bees, beekeeping and honey that includes an open beehive demonstration that you'll watch from a safe, screened viewing area. Sample raw, single-flower, organic honey while you check out the museum’s tools, photographs and displays to learn about the history of beekeeping and honey production.

After catching another look at pristine Kealakekua Bay, follow your guide on a narrated walking tour through Pu’uhonua o Honaunau National Historical Park. Explore the ancient royal grounds, and learn about the sanctuary of Pu’uhonua, a place of refuge for Hawaiians who broke sacred laws called kapu.


Finally, experience one of the Big Island's absolute must-dos — a tour of a Kona coffee farm. Discover thriving coffee orchards, and learn about the meticulous harvesting process from local coffee farmers. Then explore the coffee mills to see how the beans are processed, and sip a freshly brewed cup to experience the rich aroma and flavorful taste that distinguish Kona coffee from other varieties. Finish your tour with lunch at the coffee farm before you’re dropped off at your hotel in the afternoon.

Less info

Booking.com

Big Island Waterfall Tour from Kona: Waipio Valley, Hamakua Coast and Akaka Falls

Big Island Waterfall Tour from Kona: Waipio Valley, Hamakua Coast and Akaka Falls - Hawaii, Hawaii
Star Rating

Duration: 10 hours
Location: Hawaii, Hawaii

From USD
$186.46

See three of the Big Island’s famous waterfalls — Hiilawe Falls, Akaka Falls and Rainbow Falls — on this tour to the Waipio Valley and Hamakua Coast. Discover the island’s phenomenal natural beauty as you experience a variety of terrain ... More info ›

See three of the Big Island’s famous waterfalls — Hiilawe Falls, Akaka Falls and Rainbow Falls — on this tour to the Waipio Valley and Hamakua Coast. Discover the island’s phenomenal natural beauty as you experience a variety of terrain. Learn about the history and legends of the island from a guide, swim at a private waterfall, and sample seasonal fruit and macadamia nuts at a fruit farm in Hilo. Lunch, snacks and hotel transport are included. This tour is limited to 13 people to provide a small-group experience.

After pickup from your hotel in the Kona or Kohala area, head toward Waipio Valley, traveling through Waimea, Parker Ranch and Honokaa. Before entering the valley, hop into a 4-wheel-drive vehicle that can handle the rugged terrain.

Drive along the floor of Waipio Valley, admiring the lush surroundings and learning about the native vegetation and history of the valley from your knowledgeable guide. Traverse more of the landscape in your 4WD, crossing rivers and streams and passing by taro fields. Arrive at Hiilawe Falls, one of the tallest waterfalls in Hawaii, and then climb out of the valley to a scenic lookout point for breathtaking views.

Next, head to Waipio Valley Lookout to enjoy spectacular views while enjoying your gourmet lunch which consists of Teriyaki Chicken, grilled fish, rice, and sweet purple potatos (vegetarian meals are available upon request).

In the afternoon, continue the drive down the scenic Hamakua Coast and visit the towering Akaka Falls, which plummets 442 feet into a stream-eroded gorge. If weather permits, you will get to swim or kayak under a private waterfall to cool down after a short hike. In Hilo, our guide will take you on a tour of a tropical fruit farm as you sample seasonal fruit and fresh macadamia nuts at a private lookout overlooking world-famous Rainbow Falls.  The adventure ends with the return to Kona or Kohala Coast resorts via Saddle Road nestled between the world’s tallest sea mountain, Mauna Kea, and world’s most massive mountain.

Less info

Oahu Island Photography Tour

Oahu Island Photography Tour - Oahu, Hawaii
Star Rating

Duration: 8 hours 30 minutes
Location: Oahu, Hawaii

From USD
$151.83

Capture great photos of Oahu and sharpen your photography skills on a photo tour that is suitable for all levels. Bring your smart phone or DSLR and learn pro tips and techniques as your guide takes you to a variety of locations such as Ko'olau Mountains, lush rainforest, North Shore surfing beaches and sacred Hawaiian cultural sites ... More info ›

Capture great photos of Oahu and sharpen your photography skills on a photo tour that is suitable for all levels. Bring your smart phone or DSLR and learn pro tips and techniques as your guide takes you to a variety of locations such as Ko'olau Mountains, lush rainforest, North Shore surfing beaches and sacred Hawaiian cultural sites. Enjoy learning about Hawaii's history, culture and geology on this full day visual road trip arount the island as you travel with a small group limited to seven people, ensuring personalized attention from your guide.

After early morning pickup at your Waikiki hotel, get comfortable in a spacious air-conditioned van as you travel around the island of Oahu with your professional photographer-guide.

Your guide provides tripods and shares photography techniques and visual exercises at each stop. Learn the finer points of working with light, framing, shutter speed, focal points and other important topics to improve your skills and make stunning photographs.

Some participants shoot with high-end cameras, while others use smartphones or other mobile devices. No matter what level of experience you have with photographic equipment, you can learn new skills and put them into practice at the gorgeous locations you visit on Oahu.

Destinations vary depending on the day and time of year. Possibilities includes long stretches of white-sand beaches or lava-formed landscapes on the eastern coast; internationally renowned surf beaches like Waimea Bay, Sunset Beach or Pipeline; waterfalls in the Nu'uanu Valley, sacred heiaus (Hawaiian temple) or a lush botanical garden. You might even get to see Hawaiian monk seals or green sea turtles.

Throughout the day, learn about Hawaii’s history, wildlife and geography from your knowledgable guide, who stops at a great local restaurant on the North Shore where you can purchase your lunch and take a well-deserved rest.

At the end of your 8.5-hour tour, say farewell to your guide and fellow photographers when you are returned to your hotel.

Less info