Waipio Valley, Hamakua Coast, Akaka Falls from Kona

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Tour description

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.

ItineraryThis is a typical itinerary for this productPass By: Parker Ranch, Waimea, Island of Hawaii, HawaiiPassing by the Historic Parker Ranch on the way to Waipio ValleyStop At: Waipi'o Valley, Island of Hawaii, Hawaiitraverse shallow river streams and pass by taro fields surrounded by native flora and fauna, our guide will share the stories and legends of this special place while you marvel at Hawaii Island’s tallest waterfall, Hi’ilawe Falls, which cascades down 1300 feet in the back of the valley.Duration: 2 hoursStop At: Hiilawe Falls, Honokaa, Island of Hawaii, Hawaiiview this waterfall from distance in the Waipio ValleyDuration: 10 minutesStop At: Akaka Falls State Park, Hilo, Island of Hawaii, HawaiiIn the afternoon, we continue the drive down the scenic Hamakua Coast and visit the towering Akaka Falls, which plummets 442 feet into a stream-eroded gorge. Duration: 40 minutesStop At: Rainbow Falls, Hilo, Island of Hawaii, HawaiiVisit this waterfall in Hilo from a private lookoutDuration: 20 minutesStop At: Hilo Farmers Market, Hilo, Island of Hawaii, HawaiiVisit a private farm in Hilo to check out spice trees, taste local fruit and nuts at a private waterfall lookoutDuration: 1 hourPass By: Saddle Road, Kailua-Kona, Island of Hawaii, HawaiiReturn to hotel via Saddle Road

What's included

  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Bottled water
  • Lunch
  • Snacks
  • Use of rain gear
  • Professional guide
  • All taxes, fees and handling charges
  • All Transportation
  • Entry/Admission - Waipi'o Valley
  • Entry/Admission - Akaka Falls State Park
  • Entry/Admission - Rainbow Falls

What's not included

  • Gratuities


  • Free hotel pickup and drop-off included
  • Get up-close to native wildlife
  • Instant Confirmation
  • Led by a local guide