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26 Top-Rated Places to Go in Kona on Your Next Hawaiian Getaway

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26 Top-Rated Places to Go in Kona on Your Next Hawaiian Getaway

Introduction - Although not as popular as Maui or Honolulu, Kona is a great vacation destination. With Kona's scenic beaches, natural attractions...

 
 

Discover Pu'uhonua o H┼Źnaunau National Historical Park

Place To Go 1 - A list of Kona activities wouldn't be complete without visiting at least one of the area's national parks. Pu'uhonua o...

 
 

Find humpback whales on a whale watching tour

Place To Go 2 - Kona is the ideal place to spot humpback whales. Whales tend to be in the area between November and May...

 
 

Night snorkel with manta rays

Place To Go 3 - Snorkeling with manta rays is something you must absolutely do while in Kona. The manta rays in the Kona region...

 
 

Explore Kealakekua Bay

Place To Go 4 - Adding a trip to Kealakekua Bay to your Kailua-Kona itinerary is a must! Located on the South Kona coast, Kealakekua...

 
 

Take a group surf lesson

Place To Go 5 - Kona offers many outdoor activities to try, and learning to surf is one that must be on your Hawaii bucket...

 
 

Chill out on Manini'owali Beach

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

 
 

Explore under the ocean on a submarine

Place To Go 7 - Have you ever wanted to see into the depths of the ocean? Then you have to try a Kona Atlantis...

 
 

Taste delicious Kona Coffee

Place To Go 8 - Kona is well-known for its coffee, simply called Kona Coffee. The area is also home to the only living history...

 
 

Shop at the Kona Farmers Market

Place To Go 9 - If you're looking for the best things to do on Kona, HI, visiting Kona Village Farmers Market is a must...

 
 

Go on a glass bottom reef tour

Place To Go 10 - If diving or snorkeling isn't your thing, but you want to view Kona's marine life, then a glass-bottom reef tour...

 
 

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