Big Island Activities

Choosing and booking activities on the Big Island of Hawaii is an exciting part of planning your trip, and there are plenty of incredible experiences to consider. The island is vast and diverse, offering everything from serene beach days to thrilling adventures, and Hawaii Aloha Travel is here to help you navigate your options.

One of the most popular activities on the Big Island is swimming with manta rays. This unique experience allows you to get up close and personal with these gentle giants in their natural habitat. Manta ray night dives and snorkels are offered by several trusted vendors, ensuring a safe and unforgettable experience. These excursions typically take place in the evening, providing a magical opportunity to see manta rays feeding under the glow of underwater lights.

For those who love hiking and exploring natural wonders, a trip to the summit of Mauna Kea is a must. This dormant volcano stands at 13,796 feet above sea level, offering breathtaking views and a chance to experience one of the world’s premier stargazing locations. Guided tours are available, providing transportation, warm clothing, and knowledgeable guides who can share the history and science behind this incredible mountain.

Another fantastic activity is visiting Hawaii Volcanoes National Park. Here, you can witness the awe-inspiring power of Kilauea, one of the world’s most active volcanoes. The park offers a range of hiking trails, from easy walks to challenging treks, and guided tours can provide deeper insights into the volcanic activity and the unique ecosystem of the area.

If you prefer something more relaxed, consider booking a scenic helicopter tour. These tours offer a bird’s-eye view of the island’s diverse landscapes, from lush rainforests and cascading waterfalls to rugged coastlines and volcanic craters. It’s a fantastic way to see the Big Island’s natural beauty in a short amount of time.

For ocean enthusiasts, a snorkeling or scuba diving trip is a great way to explore the vibrant underwater world. The Big Island boasts some of the best dive sites in Hawaii, with crystal-clear waters teeming with marine life. There are options for all skill levels, from beginner snorkelers to experienced divers.

Booking these activities is easy with Hawaii Aloha Travel. You can browse and book online, or speak to one of our local agents who can help you tailor your itinerary to suit your interests and preferences. Our agents are knowledgeable about the best vendors and can provide insider tips to ensure you have an amazing experience. Whether you’re seeking adventure, relaxation, or a bit of both, we’re here to help you make the most of your Big Island vacation.

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