Recent Searches
Clear
When are you traveling?
Select Dates
Price
$0
$500+
Duration
Time of Day
RatingClear
Specials

COVID-19: Check local travel restrictions and learn what we're doing to help keep you safe and your plans flexible. Learn more.

Read More

Don't Miss These Must-Do Activities on the Big Island of Hawaii

Don't Miss These Must-Do Activities on the Big Island of Hawaii

The Big Island of Hawaii is a tropical paradise boasting everything from picturesque beaches and vibrant jungles to jagged coastlines and an active volcano. The impressive diversity of the island means that you can have very different experiences of the island depending on which region you visit, the activities take part in, and your mode of travel. You can see stunning waterfalls, volcanoes, and tropical gardens on a small-group tour that maximizes your time on the island by taking you to all the highlights in one day. Alternatively, you can slow things down and focus on the details during a hike, bicycle ride, snorkeling tour, or sailing excursion. For a bird’s-eye view of the scenery, take a helicopter tour of the island. To make the most of your vacation, check out our top activities, listed below. 

Read More
Select Dates
Today
Tomorrow
Free Cancellation:Get a full refund up to 24 hours in advance on most experiences.See Details

10 Tours and Activities | All Big Island of Hawaii Tours

Sort by:Featured
Big Island in a Day: Volcanoes, Waterfalls, Sightseeing, History

Big Island in a Day: Volcanoes, Waterfalls, Sightseeing, History

star-5
The Big Island of Hawaii has a diverse ecosystem unlike anywhere else on the planet, and on this day-long nature tour, experience the beauty of its black-sand beaches, thundering waterfalls, and Hawaii Volcanoes National Park. If you’re lucky, find Hawaiian green sea turtles basking on the coast. Since the tour only requires a moderate amount of walking, it's an educational adventure for travelers of all ages, with snacks and refreshments included.
More
  • 11 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
From
$193.21
From
$193.21
Taking safety measures

Night Manta Ray Adventure -Guaranteed!

Night Manta Ray Adventure -Guaranteed!

star-5
Have a unique Big Island experience snorkeling with manta rays on this tour. Led by a local guide, you’ll take a short cruise out to the manta site, where you’ll watch the beautiful Hawaiian sunset before dipping into the water to watch the manta rays up close. All necessary equipment will be provided for your excursion, as well as light refreshments and snacks to enjoy on board. Your tour will conclude at its original departure point. If you don't see manta rays on this excursion, book again for another night--no charge.
More
  • 2 hours 30 minutes to 3 hours
From
$66.67
From
$66.67

Mauna Kea Summit and Stars Small-Group Adventure Tour

Mauna Kea Summit and Stars Small-Group Adventure Tour

star-4.5
Experience big skies and incredible nighttime views on this Mauna Kea stargazing trip with a small group. Join no more than 28 guests for a pre-trip picnic at a historic Hawaiian ranch, proceeded by a ride in a 4x4 luxury van to the summit of the Big Island's tallest peak. After admiring a sunset view, continue down to 9,000 feet (2,743 meters) for a stargazing session, complete with a telescope, hot chocolate, and dessert. The trip also includes a guide and a hooded parka to keep you warm.
More
  • 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
From
$235.60
From
$235.60
Taking safety measures

Afternoon Sail & Snorkel Captain Cook Monument at Kealakekua Bay

Afternoon Sail & Snorkel Captain Cook Monument at Kealakekua Bay

star-5
Sail up the scenic Kona coastline, getting views of ancient lava flows and verdant cliffs, and stopping at the Captain Cook Monument, on this afternoon sail in Kealakekua Bay. Slip into the water using the provided snorkeling gear to see vibrant schools of fish, living coral, and even pods of spinner dolphins. Learn about the area's underwater flora, fauna, and ecosystem through guided commentary.
More
  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
From
$82.73
From
$82.73
Taking safety measures

Island Breeze Luau on the Big Island

Island Breeze Luau on the Big Island

star-4.5
If you find yourself scouring Big Island reviews for the best luau in Kona, be sure to check out the Island Breeze luau, located right downtown. This immensely popular Big Island luau features shows from around Polynesia, with performances ranging from Fijian war dances to traditional Hawaiian hula. The night is capped off by the heart-pounding action of the Samoan fire and knife show, and in addition to shopping for traditional crafts and receiving your own shell lei, you can feast on a filling Hawaiian buffet that’s paired with an open bar.
More
  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
From
$119.66
From
$119.66

Historical Dinner Cruise to Kealakekua Bay

Historical Dinner Cruise to Kealakekua Bay

star-4.5
Journey back in time — when ancient, powerful Kings ruled the rugged, fertile land of the Hawaiian Islands — on this 3-hour lunch or dinner cruise to Kealakekua Bay. Travel 12 miles down the Kona Coast to the Captain Cook monument. Learn the many secrets of the Big Island as a local historian points out more than 50 points of interest along the way. At Kealakekua Bay, enjoy a Hawaiian-style buffet dinner with live entertainment, then relax and experience a beautiful sunset on the return trip. One complimentary cocktail is included.
More
  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
From
$116.37
From
$116.37
Taking safety measures

Small Group Waipio Valley and Waterfalls Adventure

Small Group Waipio Valley and Waterfalls Adventure

star-5
See three of the Big Island's most famous waterfalls in a single day on this guided tour. Travel along the Hamakua Coast to Akaka Falls, Hi’ilawe Falls, and Rainbow Falls. You also sample seasonal fruit and macadamia nuts at a fruit farm in Hilo, swim at a private waterfall, and enjoy lunch at a local restaurant.
More
  • 10 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
From
$207.83
From
$207.83
Taking safety measures

Haleo Luau on the Big Island Ticket

Haleo Luau on the Big Island Ticket

star-4
There’s something authentic about a 'luau' along an ancient coastline of kings, and at Haleo Luau on Keauhou Bay, you'll feast on a traditional Hawaiian buffet as you listen to crashing surf, and revel in the excitement of a Polynesian show held beneath a blanket of stars. Before the meal, pick up some moves at the hula demonstration by the luau’s talented performers, or simply enjoy the ocean views looking west towards a fiery sunset. Throughout the show, this Keauhou luau details stories from right along this coast, and tells the tales of the ancient kings who once inhabited this shore.
More
  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
From
$114.14
From
$114.14

Morning Kealakekua Snorkel Tour

Morning Kealakekua Snorkel Tour

star-5
Casually cruise the Kona coastline and snorkel with tropical marine life, as you splash in the waters of Kealakekua Bay on this deluxe Kona snorkeling cruise. Snorkeling equipment is provided on board, and professional instruction makes this Big Island snorkeling cruise a fun-filled family adventure. On the cruise between shore and the snorkeling site, keep your eyes peeled for spinner dolphins, turtles or even manta rays, and enjoy views of volcanic formations along the Kona coast.
More
  • 4 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
From
$164.96
From
$164.96
Taking safety measures

Big Island Kohala Canopy Zipline Adventure

Big Island Kohala Canopy Zipline Adventure

star-5
Fly across the lush forest of the Big Island’s northern Kohala region on a zipline adventure near Kapaau. Trek through the treetops in a canopy park featuring a series of suspension bridges, platforms, and thrilling ziplines. Expert instructors are on-hand to ensure everyone’s safety while cruising across the customizable, whisper-quiet course.
More
  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
From
$197.91
From
$197.91
Taking safety measures