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What to Do on the Big Island, Hawaii? 20 Big Island Activities!

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What to Do on the Big Island, Hawaii? 20 Big Island Activities!

Introduction - If you are wondering what to do on the Big Island Hawaii, then we got you covered. From hiking volcanoes...

 

Swim with marine life on a manta ray night snorkel

Activity 1 - The waters around Big Island are home to many manta rays. Snorkeling with these creatures is a super fun thing...

 

Stargaze from the Mauna Kea Volcano

Activity 2 - One of Big Island’s dormant volcanoes is the Mauna Kea Volcano. You can venture up to the Mauna Kea Summit...

 

Experience a lava helicopter tour

Activity 3 - Big Island is home to active volcanoes and seeing these geological features when in the area is a must. An...

 

Explore Hawaii Volcanoes National Park

Activity 4 - One of the most popular attractions on Big Island, Hawaii, is the Hawaii Volcanoes National Park. This beautiful park features...

 

Visit Papakolea Green Sand Beach

Activity 5 - Another of the amazing things to see on the Big Island is Papakolea Beach, also known as Mahana Beach or...

 

Discover beautiful waterfalls at Akaka Falls State Park

Activity 6 - Akaka Falls State Park is found about 11 miles north of Hilo and features an amazing 442-foot waterfall, Akaka Falls...

 

Shop at the Hilo Farmers Market

Activity 7 - Exploring the Hilo Farmers Market is an ideal way to learn more about the area and discover some amazing local...

 

Dive under the ocean on a submarine tour

Activity 8 - Diving and snorkeling are great ways to see underwater life on Big Island. But another unique way to do so...

 

See rainbows at the breathtaking Rainbow Falls

Activity 9 - One more of many incredible places to see in Big Island, Hawaii, is Rainbow Falls. This stunning waterfall is found...

 

Marvel at Punaluu Black Sand Beach

Activity 10 - There are a few black sand beaches in Hawaii, but Punaluu Black Sand Beach is one of the most popular...

 

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