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Kilauea Iki Trail (Hawaii Volcanoes National Park)
Ranked #1 of 247 attractions in Island of Hawaii
Category: Hiking Trails
A moderate 4 mile hike into a an old volcanic crater.
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Ranked #2 of 247 attractions in Island of Hawaii
Owner description: Experience "Big Island Magic" and the "Aloha Spirit" with multiple award-winning magician and funniest man on the islands,... more » Owner description: Experience "Big Island Magic" and the "Aloha Spirit" with multiple award-winning magician and funniest man on the islands, Kona Kozy. Kick back, be amazed and laugh your "okole" off in Kozy's Voodoo Room in The King's Grille at the Golf Course Country Club. Enjoy the tropical breeze and Shangri-La cocktails as Kona Kozy entertains you with his World Class Magic and Hilarity. « less
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Mauna Kea Summit (Kailua-Kona)
Ranked #3 of 247 attractions in Island of Hawaii
Category: Mountains
At 13,796 feet, this peak offers an incredible view of lava, desert, the valley and Mauna Loa.
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Hawaii Volcanoes National Park (Hawaii Volcanoes National Park)
Ranked #4 of 247 attractions in Island of Hawaii
Category: Volcanos
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Ranked #5 of 247 attractions in Island of Hawaii
Category: Gardens
Owner description: The Hawaii Tropical Botanical Garden is a 501(c)(3) Scientific and Educational non-profit, whose mission is to serve as a... more » Owner description: The Hawaii Tropical Botanical Garden is a 501(c)(3) Scientific and Educational non-profit, whose mission is to serve as a nature preserve and sanctuary, a living seed bank, and a study center for trees and plants of the tropical world. The Garden is dedicated to the collection and display of the world's tropical plants,and to the education of both children and adults about the plight of the world's rainforests. At a time when rainforest plants are disappearing at an alarming rate, the Garden is working to preserve as many species as possible for the benefit of future generations. « less
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Honaunau Bay (Honaunau)
Ranked #6 of 247 attractions in Island of Hawaii
Category: Beaches; Bodies of Water
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Ranked #7 of 247 attractions in Island of Hawaii
Travelers' Choice™ 2014 Winner Beaches
Category: Beaches
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Hapuna Beach (Kohala Coast)
Ranked #8 of 247 attractions in Island of Hawaii
Category: Beaches; State Parks
One of the nicest sand beaches on the Kohala coast.
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Ranked #9 of 247 attractions in Island of Hawaii
Category: Observatories/ Planetariums
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Ranked #10 of 247 attractions in Island of Hawaii
Category: Valleys; Lookouts
One of many scenic valleys on the Big Island of Hawaii.
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Ranked #11 of 247 attractions in Island of Hawaii
We specialize in private custom charters for up to 6 people. Sorry, no shared charters.
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Ranked #12 of 247 attractions in Island of Hawaii
Category: Beaches
Located behind the Mauna Kea Hotel.
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Ranked #13 of 247 attractions in Island of Hawaii
Category: Performances
Owner description: Looking for classic Hawaiian entertainment? Come see one of the most exciting Polynesian hula shows on the Big Island! The... more » Owner description: Looking for classic Hawaiian entertainment? Come see one of the most exciting Polynesian hula shows on the Big Island! The Shops at Mauna Lani, located near the Mauna Lani Resort, is the place for fire dancing, culture, music and traditional Polynesian dances performed by the Te 'E'a O Te Turama Hula Halau. This hula show is fun for the entire family and it's free! Shows are from 7-8 pm every Monday and Thursday evenings. Fun, festive, and a night you won't forget! « less
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Ranked #14 of 247 attractions in Island of Hawaii
Category: National Parks; Historic Sites
This 182-acre park contains the Puuhonua, a sacred place of refuge, as well as other temples and coastal sites.
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Kealakekua Bay (Captain Cook)
Ranked #15 of 247 attractions in Island of Hawaii
Category: Nature/ Wildlife Areas; Historic Sites; Bodies of Water

How to Hike down to kealakekua bay. The hike down is about 45 minutes - up maybe an hour or a bit more dependent on fitness. Not hard but BRING WATER Park (or get dropped off) at... more »

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Makalawena/Pu'u Ali'i (Kailua-Kona)
Ranked #16 of 247 attractions in Island of Hawaii
Category: Beaches
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Kilauea (Hawaii Volcanoes National Park)
Ranked #17 of 247 attractions in Island of Hawaii
Category: Volcanos; National Parks
Owner description: Active volcano built on the southeastern slope of Mauna Loa features a caldera approximately 4 by 3.2 kilometers wide and... more » Owner description: Active volcano built on the southeastern slope of Mauna Loa features a caldera approximately 4 by 3.2 kilometers wide and walls from zero to 120 meters high. « less
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Ranked #18 of 247 attractions in Island of Hawaii
Category: Valleys; Scenic/ Historic Walking Areas
A scenic area of waterfalls and thousand foot cliffs.
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Ranked #19 of 247 attractions in Island of Hawaii
Category: Museums; Natural History Museums
A geological and historical museum.
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Ranked #20 of 247 attractions in Island of Hawaii
Category: Beaches
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Kula Kai Caverns (Ocean View)
Ranked #21 of 247 attractions in Island of Hawaii
Category: Caverns/ Caves; Geologic Formations
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Ranked #22 of 247 attractions in Island of Hawaii
Category: Beaches; Landmarks/ Points of Interest
The big island of Hawaii's southernmost point features the Green Sand Beach.
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Ranked #23 of 247 attractions in Island of Hawaii
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Ranked #24 of 247 attractions in Island of Hawaii
Category: Geologic Formations

Please be careful when snorkling at Kapoho not to damage the coral! Snorklers really don't need fins as it is a very protected area, and they do so much harm. When unfamiliar... more »

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Ranked #25 of 247 attractions in Island of Hawaii
Category: Beaches; State Parks; Parks
Nestled in an area with coconut trees and a black sand beach, this park is one of the best in Hawaii.
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Ranked #26 of 247 attractions in Island of Hawaii
Category: Lookouts
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Ranked #27 of 247 attractions in Island of Hawaii
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Ranked #28 of 247 attractions in Island of Hawaii
Category: Waterfalls; State Parks
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Ranked #29 of 247 attractions in Island of Hawaii
Category: Gardens
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Ranked #30 of 247 attractions in Island of Hawaii
Category: Golf Courses
Owner description: Considered one of Hawaii's most unique challenges, this highly-rated 18-hole championship golf course offers dramatic... more » Owner description: Considered one of Hawaii's most unique challenges, this highly-rated 18-hole championship golf course offers dramatic elevation changes and spectacular views; under renovation until December 2008 « less
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