Alli Sewell

26 Highest-Rated Kona Sights You Shouldn't Miss When in Hawaii

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26 Highest-Rated Kona Sights You Shouldn't Miss When in Hawaii

Introduction - From the Ocean Rider Seahorse Farm to Ali'i Drive, this guide lists the 26 highest-rated Kona sights you shouldn't miss...

 
 

Relax on Makalawena Beach

Site 1 - Makalawena Beach is another incredible beach to visit. To enjoy the beach's transparent water and fine-grained sand, you must hike...

 
 

Go swimming with dolphins

Site 2 - Kona's waters are home to beautiful dolphins, and while visiting the island, you can swim with them! A dolphin-watching experience...

 
 

Explore under the ocean on a submarine

Site 3 - Have you ever wanted to see into the depths of the ocean? Then you have to try a Kona Atlantis...

 
 

Discover Pu'uhonua o H┼Źnaunau National Historical Park

Site 4 - A list of Kona activities wouldn't be complete without visiting at least one of the area's national parks. Pu'uhonua o...

 
 

Tackle the Hidden Craters Hike

Site 5 - This fun activity will see you exploring volcanic caves and craters while also taking in Kona's scenic beauty. The Hidden...

 
 

Chill out on Manini'owali Beach

Site 6 - Also known as Kua Bay, Manini'owali Beach is found near Kekaha Kai State Park. The beach boasts white-sand shores and...

 
 

Shop at the Kona Farmers Market

Site 7 - If you're looking for the best things to do on Kona, HI, visiting Kona Village Farmers Market is a must...

 
 

Dare to swim with sharks

Site 8 - The waters around Kona are home to a vast array of marine life, including sharks. If you're up for it...

 
 

Taste delicious Kona Coffee

Site 9 - Kona is well-known for its coffee, simply called Kona Coffee. The area is also home to the only living history...

 
 

Find humpback whales on a whale watching tour

Site 10 - Kona is the ideal place to spot humpback whales. Whales tend to be in the area between November and May...

 
 

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