Hawaiʻi the Big Island activities, tickets and more

Day Trips & Excursions

Big Island of Hawaii Tour: Akaka Falls

This 10-11 hour nature tour offers an in-depth look at Hawaii’s youngest and largest island. Explore the diverse landscape and natural wonders, including visit of the Volcanoes National Park, walk through rainforests to soaring waterfalls and stroll black-sand beaches as you scan the horizon for green sea turtles. This family-friendly tour requires easy walking and introduces people of all ages to the island, and includes lunch, snacks, refreshments and park entrance fees.
$186
11 hours
Day Trips & Excursions

Mauna Kea Summit and Stars Small-Group Adventure Tour

Head to the Mauna Kea Observatory, nestled high in the mountains of the Big Island, and experience an intriguing and provocative journey through space and time. Discover Hawaii from the top of the island's tallest peak, Mauna Kea, also known as 'White Mountain,' located 13,796 feet (4,200 meters) above sea level. Limited to 28 people, this small-group star-watching tour ensures a personalized and unique experience at the enchanting Mauna Kea summit.
$235
8 hours
Cultural & Theme Tours

Big Island's Hawaii Grand Circle Island Tour

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.
$138
12 hours
Food, Wine & Nightlife

Hawaii Volcano Tour with Dinner from Kailua-Kona

Experience the power and beauty of a land transformed, the Big Island’s iconic volcanoes! Travel over Saddle Road past Mauna Kea and Mauna Loa on your way to Hawaii’s most active volcano – Kilauea! Explore Kaumana Caves near Hilo, discover the newest beaches and cliffs at McKenzie State Park, and journey to the summit at Hawaii Volcanoes National Park. Discover the reformation and gaze at the enormity of the giant crater – Halemaumau at Kilauea! Dine at famous Kilauea Lodge for a delicious three-course dinner before stargazing along Saddle Road during the relaxing return. Love volcanoes? Want to see what everyone has been talking about? This is Deluxe. This is Kailani Tours.**Gourmet picnic lunch and three-course restaurant dinner included***Lunch and Restaurant Dinner Included.
$239
12 hours
Outdoor Activities

Volcanoes National Park Small Group Twilight Tour

Journey through Hawaii Island’s incredible range of ecosystems and climate zones before experiencing first-hand the phenomena that makes it all possible – an erupting volcano. This in-depth experience with a National Park certified interpretive guide will reveal the mysteries surrounding many of the park’s most impressive sites. This small-group tour is limited to 14 people to provide a more personalized experience.
$225
12 hours
Water Sports

Night Manta Ray Adventure -Guaranteed!

A must do while in Hawaii! It's a lifetime opportunity to see up close manta rays feeding and interacting with other ocean creatures under the neon lights. Join us for a memorable and magical moment as we watch the sunset off the horizon before a night snorkel with beautiful manta rays gracefully gliding through the water. We guarantee Manta Ray sighting or your next trip is on us!!
$65
3 hours
Outdoor Activities

Manta Ray Night Snorkel from Kona

The manta ray night snorkel was voted "one of the top 10 things to do in your life" by the Travel Channel! Experience the Kona manta ray snorkel yourself and see what all the fuss is about. You'll journey only five minutes off the Big Island's west coast to reach the snorkeling site. As the vessel's diving lights shine through the crystal-clear water, these gentle giants arrive to feed on plankton.  This is an event for those who are 7 years of age and up, and have had previous snorkeling experience and are confident swimming in the dark.
$139
1.5 hours
Cultural & Theme Tours

Island Breeze Luau on the Big Island

Experience the essence of Hawaii and the Polynesian Islands during this Island Breeze Luau! Located in the heart of Kailua-Kona on the Big Island, this luau includes Polynesian cultural performances, such as Fijian and Maori dances of war, traditional Hawaiian hulas and jaw-dropping Samoan fire-knife dancing. In addition to an amazing show, you’ll receive a warm greeting with a shell lei, see traditional arts and crafts being made by hand, watch a royal procession, and feast on a mouthwatering Hawaiian buffet and open bar!
$109
3 hours
Air, Helicopter & Balloon Tours

Big Island of Hawaii Open-Door 45-Min Volcano Helicopter Ride

THE COOLEST EXPERIENCE EVER!  That’s what many of our guests say after taking a ride in our Hughes 500 Helicopter Without Doors over one of the Most Active Volcanoes in the World!  Find out for yourself why the Travel Channel calls this the “hottest helicopter ride on Earth!” After over 35 years of activity, be one of the first to discover out what Kīlauea Volcano has left in the wake of its recent historic eruptive episode.  Witness otherworldly landscapes like the incredible 8-mile river of frozen lava from Fissure 8 to the Pacific Ocean, the newest black sand beaches on earth and enormous craters created by these recent events!Along the way, view Mauna Loa’s vistas, the beauty of lush Puna rainforests and mesmerizing Hilo waterfalls.  With no windows to shoot through, there is no better way for you to share crystal clear photos and video of your experience than flying one of our Doors-off tours!
$324
50 minutes
Shore Excursions

Volcanoes National Park, Rainbow Falls Tour from Hilo

Due to resent volcanic activity, we have modified our tour itinerary and will continue make adjustments based on ever changing conditions.  Our Guest and employee safety is our number one priority. Please see below for our itinerary which is subject to change without notice.   0930              Leave Hilo 0950-1030     Mauna Loa Mac Nut (lunch/snack) 1130-1200     Punalu'u Black Sand Beach (back from Punalu'u you can may see plume and ash from Halemaumau)  1245-1305     Akatsuka Orchid Nursery 1355-1415     Rainbow Falls 1435-1445     King Kamehameha Statue 1450-1457     Liliokalani  Gardens (drive by)  1500              Arrive Hilo Pier
$99
6.5 hours