The Big Island & O'ahu 10 Days - 2021

Day 1 - Waimea, The Big Island of Hawai'i

Afternoon arrival Honolulu; late afternoon connection to Kona International Airport, Big Island of Hawai'i. Rental car.

Hotel: Fairmont Orchid, Waimea

Day 2 - Relaxation; Sunset Swim with Manta Rays

Day time relaxation at the resort!

Evening Tour: Night Manta Ray Adventure - 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.

Hotel: Fairmont Orchid

Day 3 - Relaxation; Stargazing Tour

Day time relation at resort!

Evening Tour: Mauna Kea Stargazing Experience + Free Photos - Mauna Kea is home to the world's premier stargazing location. On this tour with an Analog-Astronaut and professional photographer guide, see the night sky like never before. Leave with stunning photos of your group with galaxies, stars, and constellations in the background. After your trip, your guide will send you a link to the photos.

Hotel: Fairmont Orchid

Day 4 - Hilo

Drive along the coastline of the Big Island visiting the famous beaches, hike spectacular national parks, and gorgeous waterfalls!

Hotel: The Inn at Kulaniapia Falls

Hotel information - The Inn at Kulaniapia Falls sits among 22 lush, natural acres, surrounding Hawaii’s largest privately accessible waterfall. Whether you come for relaxation, adventure or both, nothing quite prepares you for how much you find of each. Those seeking adventure are invited to sign up with the Kulaniapia Adventures team for a guided, 120 foot rappel down our namesake waterfall.

Day 5 - Volcano National Park; Flight to O'ahu

Morning visit and hike around Volcanoes National Park and the lava tubes

Afternoon flight from Hilo to Honolulu to enjoy the Island of O'ahu for a few days!

Hotel: Outrigger Beach Resort, Waikiki

Day 6 - Waikiki

Morning trip to visit Pearl Harbor.

Afternoon relaxation at the resort.

Hotel: Outrigger Beach Resort, Waikiki

Day 7 - Kualoa Ranch

Sunrise/Morning hike up Diamond Head - Diamond Head is a volcanic tuff cone on the Hawaiian island of Oʻahu and known to Hawaiians as Lēʻahi. The Hawaiian name is most likely derived from lae plus ʻahi because the shape of the ridgeline resembles the shape of a tuna's dorsal fin.

Afternoon visit to Kualoa Ranch Private Nature Reserve, also known as "Jurassic Valley" for a zip line adventure! For more information, please visit: https://www.kualoa.com/

Day 8 - Resort Day and Surfing Lesson

Beach day and surf lesson!

Day 9 - Relaxing morning; Return Flight

Relaxing morning; late afternoon overnight flight home. Aloha Hawai'i!

Day 9 - Arrive Home

Created By
Cari Fisher


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