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The Captain Cook Monument

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The Captain Cook Monument

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Exploring Hawaii’s Big Island can be a big undertaking, but it doesn’t have to be. Avoid the stress of planning out all the details with this guided tour that includes round-trip transport, lunch, snacks, and bottled water for your convenience. Because there’s minimal walking distance during this tour, it’s perfect for people of all ages and fitness levels. Plus, if the weather gets dreary, rain gear is provided to keep you dry.
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AnnaBVadim wrote a review Mar 5
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The monument to a foreigner in this great place broke our hearts. Guys, have a great monument to a great local Hawaiian.
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Date of experience: February 2021
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pfefmeister wrote a review Feb 2021
San Francisco, California2,247 contributions637 helpful votes
The hike itself is no big deal - no more difficult than a romp around the Marin Headlands or Tamalpais. Not too scenic until the last half dropping down into the bay. The last 1/4 mile is slippery lava rock, so be careful. There are numbers ranging from 1 to 7 indicating 1/4 mile increments on the way down. Once at the monument, the calm bay waters presents nice snorkeling opportunities. Is it worth the 4 mile round trip? If the day is overcast, go for it, if only for the cardio exercise. There is no WOW factor in my opinion.
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Date of experience: February 2021
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theoraclesboy wrote a review Jul 2020
Fort William, United Kingdom471 contributions187 helpful votes
It was interesting to visit the monument commemorating Captain Cook and to be explained the history by our tour guide. Excellent visit , highly recommended.
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Date of experience: August 2019
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Buffy1234567 wrote a review Feb 2020
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Wonderful experience! Hospitality was awesome. Our group had viewing of dolphins. I would book again the next time I come. It’s a must do activity!
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Date of experience: February 2020
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Brandon wrote a review Feb 2020
19 contributions2 helpful votes
The hike down in the morning took about 45 minutes. Once we arrived down at the monument there were only a few other hikers and one kayak tour in the bay. We snorkeledaround for quite a long time and saw lots of fish and the reef. About an hour after we arrived (around 11am) the tour boats showed up and the bay was FULL of snorkelers. Would definitely reccomend getting there early. Also, do not underestimate the hike back up in the heat. It took us an hour and ten minutes to get back up (with a few stops for pictures and water). Bring lots of water for the hike up.
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Date of experience: February 2020
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