Things to do in Big Island of Hawaii This Weekend

(80 activities)
Reset Filters
  • Book Now

    Morning Dolphin Snorkel Tour

    Dolphins. Need we say more? This morning adventure will take you off the coast of Kona, where you'll visit one of the most pristine reefs in the world. This remarkable habitat is home to a variety of tropical fish, sea turtles, eels, and other aquatic creatures. Oh, and did we mention dolphins? You'll hop in the warm tropical water right beside them, learning to interact playfully and safely thanks to an experienced guide. With your snorkel gear, you can watch the dolphins perform acrobatic feats underwater. You'll be able to swim alongside at a time of day when there are fewer tourists visiting the area. There are worse things than spending your morning playing with dolphins. Giant squid, for example.
    Morning Dolphin Snorkel Tour

    74 Kealakehe Pkwy, Kailua-Kona

    • Spend your morning swimming and snorkeling alongside dolphins
    • Make your way to a world-famous reef aboard a chartered boat
    • Learn about the dolphins from your guide, including how to interact with them
    • Treat yourself to a Hawaiian wake-up call like no other
    BOOK NOW ← Back
  • Book Now

    Introductory 2-Tank Scuba Dive

    Have you ever wanted to try Scuba Diving, but are not ready to commit to doing the full course? Discover Scuba Diving is the perfect introduction to explore the underwater world. You'll earn all the basic techniques and safety procedures for Scuba Diving from a trained professional. Then, dive in the water and explore the wonders that are hidden beneath its surface. You'll have two tanks of oxygen and plenty of time to explore the stunning underwater realm. So jump in, the water is fine!
    Introductory 2-Tank Scuba Dive

    74-5583 Luhia St, Kailua Kona

    • Learn to Scuba Dive in a safe, supportive environment
    • Take tips from a professional guide before getting in the water
    • Explore the vast mysteries of that lay beneath the ocean's surface
    • Get ready for an exciting underwater adventure
    BOOK NOW ← Back
  • Book Now

    Kilauea Hike 'n Glow (Hilo)

    Up for some explosive fun? Hawaii Volcanoes National Park should provide just the right kind of fireworks! Kick off your visit with a stop into the Kilauea Visitor's Center, a picnic lunch, and a visit to the Jaggar Museum. Fueled and focused, head out alongside your guide. Walk through the Thurston Lava Tube, and then hike into the Kilauea Iki crater, across steaming ground, and through tangled rainforest. After four miles of hiking, you'll return to sophisticated society with a stop at Volcano Winery. Enjoy a private tour of the vineyard and tea orchard, and an included dinner -- wine will be served! Close out the day with a return to the park, where you'll have the opportunity to check out current volcanic activity in the light of the setting sun. Boom.
    Kilauea Hike 'n Glow (Hilo)

    93 Banyan Dr, Hilo

    • Embark on a 4-mile hike through Hawaii Volcanoes National Park with a local guide
    • Visit the Kilauea Visitor's Center and Jaggar Museum
    • Take a tour of Volcano Winery's vineyard and tea orchard, and enjoy dinner
    • Finish your day with a sunset showing of the park's current volcanic activity
    BOOK NOW ← Back
  • Book Now

    Kealakekua Bay Snorkel Tour

    Coasting through life is what Hawaiian vacations are all about, so a coastal tour makes perfect sense! During this exotic escape, you'll spend four hours on the water sightseeing, learning, and playing! The friendly crew leading your sea-going adventure will take you to some of the areas of geological and historic significance along the Kona coast, all the while making your way to Kealakekua Bay. There, you'll take things overboard with a little time spent snorkeling. Underwater, you'll discover a brightly colored world of coral reef and lava tubes, where a myriad of tropical fish, sea turtles, and other marine creatures make their home. You might even spot some friendly dolphins along the way! You'll also hear stories of local lore that have been a part of Hawaiian culture since ancient civilizations ruled the land, as well as accounts of first encounters with Western civilization. Fun times, ahoy!
    Kealakekua Bay Snorkel Tour

    74 Kealakehe Pkwy, Kailua-Kona

    • Tour the Kona coastline during a chartered boat excursion with a local crew
    • Spend some time snorkeling in the beautiful Kealakekua Bay
    • Visit sites of historic significance and geological marvels such as sea caves
    • Enjoy stories about local lore and Hawaiian culture as you travel
    BOOK NOW ← Back
  • Book Now

    Keahou Bay Sea Cave Tour

    Stop trying to keep that itch for adventure at bay -- join Ocean Safaris Kayak Adventures for an awesome sea cave tour! Start your day by heading South along the cliffs toward Kuamo'o Bay, looking for dolphins, manta rays and turtles. Once at Kuamo'o Bay, you'll go inside a sea cave and lava tube that may catch ocean swells. Continue paddling over coral gardens and underwater lava tubes until you arrive at the next cave which is almost always calm and cool. This is a dry lava tube above the cave that extends deep into the earth. Next we head to one of our snorkel spots where you'll have plenty of time to explore. The tropical fish are abundant, and if you look, you may see: octopus, uhu (parrotfish), yellow tang, butterflies, wrasse, or even a crown of thorns. Afterwards, you'll climb up to a vantage point above the cove where we enjoy our snacks and cold drinks. The braver among you can even attempt jumps from 12-25 feet into the water below! Canoe believe this unbelieveable tour?
    Keahou Bay Sea Cave Tour

    78-7128 Kaleiopapa Rd, Keauhou

    • Explore the sea caves of Kuamo'o Bay during an exciting kayak adventure
    • Keep an eye out for marine life such as dolphins, manta rays, and turtles
    • Go snorkeling to see the stunning coral reef and amazing tropical fish
    • Relax on a vantage point above the cove and enjoy snacks and cold drinks
    BOOK NOW ← Back
  • Book Now

    Waipio Valley Explorer Kona

    What's so "big" about the Big Island? Size it up for yourself with a guided adventure tour! Kick off your day with a drive between the Mauna Loa and Mauna Kea islands, and stop at the famed Rainbow Falls of Hilo. Shop the farmer's market for local goods, before heading off to Onomea Bay. There, you'll visit the Hawaii Tropical Botanical Garden. Take in 2,000 species of plants, explore trails, discover waterfalls, and make your way to the ocean. Drive to Akaka Falls, where you'll be immersed in fern forests, espy orchids, and take in 440-feet of cascading water. Finish up with a trip to the mystical Waipio Valley, a rarely visited, yet immensely gorgeous destination that was once home to thousands of Hawaiian natives. No big whup.
    Waipio Valley Explorer Kona

    99-165 Crater Rim Drive, Hawaii Volcanoes National Park

    • Embark on a guided exploration that will introduce you to some of the Big Island's most iconic sites
    • Visit the Rainbow Falls, the Hilo Farmer's Market, and the Hawaii Tropical Botanical Garden
    • Hike Alaska Falls where you'll find a 440 foot waterfall, and visit the mystical Waipio Valley
    • Inspire your imagination with a surreal exploration ripe with photogenic moments
    BOOK NOW ← Back
  • Give the gift of fun with a Vimbly gift card!
    Learn More
  • Book Now

    Kilauea Hike 'n Glow (Kona)

    Up for some explosive fun? Hawaii Volcanoes National Park should provide just the right kind of fireworks! Kick off your visit with a stop into the Kilauea Visitor's Center, a picnic lunch, and a visit to the Jaggar Museum. Fueled and focused, head out alongside your guide. Walk through the Thurston Lava Tube, and then hike into the Kilauea Iki crater, across steaming ground, and through tangled rainforest. After four miles of hiking, you'll return to sophisticated society with a stop at Volcano Winery. Enjoy a private tour of the vineyard and tea orchard, and an included dinner -- wine will be served! Close out the day with a return to the park, where you'll have the opportunity to check out current volcanic activity in the light of the setting sun. Boom.
    Kilauea Hike 'n Glow (Kona)

    99-165 Crater Rim Drive, Hawaii Volcanoes National Park

    • Embark on a 4-mile hike through Hawaii Volcanoes National Park with a local guide
    • Visit the Kilauea Visitor's Center and Jaggar Museum
    • Take a tour of Volcano Winery's vineyard and tea orchard, and enjoy dinner
    • Finish your day with a sunset showing of the park's current volcanic activity
    BOOK NOW ← Back
  • Book Now

    Night Manta Ray Snorkel Tour

    Hoo-Ray for Mantas! This offshore adventure will get you up close and personal to these magnificent creatures at the time when they're most active: the night! You'll head out off the Kona coast at sunset, when there are fewer tourists on the water, and the local manta ray population is busy chowing down on the local plankton population. Geared up in a wetsuit and snorkeling equipment, you'll then hop in beside them, using neon lights to illuminate their underwater world. An experienced guide will help teach you the ropes, keeping you at a distance so as not to disturb their activity, thus allowing you to observe the grace in all of its surreal glory. Not a bad way to spend an evening!
    Night Manta Ray Snorkel Tour

    74 Kealakehe Pkwy, Kailua-Kona

    • Swim alongside manta rays as they feed on plankton in the early evening
    • Hit the water aboard a comfy chartered boat with experienced guides
    • Use snorkeling gear, a wetsuit, and neon lights to check out the scene underwater
    • Let your imagination get swept away as you plunge into a surreal underwater world
    BOOK NOW ← Back
  • Book Now

    Evening Volcano Tour (Waikoloa/Kohala Pick-Up)

    Want to really heat up your Hawaiian vacation? Head to Kilauea Volcano for some explosive entertainment! This day-long (10-12 hour) experience in and around Kilauea Volcano and Hawaii Volcanoes National Park begins with a visit to Kona coffee farm. Prime your brain for the fun ahead with a deli-style lunch and a coffee-farm tour. Next up, visit the black-sand beaches of Punalu'u, and meander amongst giant sea turtles. Spend time touring active volcano craters and steam vents, and take a trip to the Jaggar Museum. At Volcano Winery, tour the vineyard and tea orchard, and enjoy a wine tasting or glass of wine with dinner. Then, as the sun sets, return to the park to check out current volcanic activity in the light of the setting sun! Remember, if the ground starts shaking ... Run really, really fast.
    Evening Volcano Tour (Waikoloa/Kohala Pick-Up)

    Waikoloa/Kohala, Waikoloa

    • Explore Kilauea Volcano and Hawaii Volcanoes National Park during a narrated tour
    • Walk amongst active craters and steam vents with a chance to see molten lava
    • Visit Punaluu's black sand beaches and Jaggar Museum
    • Enjoy a deli lunch at Kona coffee farm and dinner and wine at the Volcano Winery
    BOOK NOW ← Back
  • Book Now

    Historical Dinner Cruise

    Do you yearn for a decadent, delicious dinner, but feel wary of the guilt that may accompany such hedonism? Fret not, concerned citizen, for Body Glove Cruises gives away a portion of all proceeds from this yummy lunch cruise to the Kona Historical Society! Your conscious will be pure as you step aboard the boat, and step back in time -- to an era when ancient, powerful Kings ruled the rugged and fertile lands of the Hawaiian Islands. This 3 hour ride to Kealakekua Bay and Captain Cook's monument will capture your imagination and reveal many secrets of the Big Island. You'll cover 12 miles of scenic coastline while your local guide points out over 50 points of interest and historical sites. But the real point of interest here may be the dinner. HOO MAMA! Fruits and nuts, (hey we thought this was Hawaii, not California!), Short Ribs, Chicken, Salmon, vegetable pilaf, pineapple upside down cake, and much much more! You'll go to sleep satisfied in every way -- body, mind, and soul.
    Historical Dinner Cruise

    75-5629 Kuakini Hwy, Kailua Kona

    • Hop on board for a cruise back in time and explore ancient Hawaii
    • Take a look at over 50 notable attractions, pointed out by your expert historian
    • Enjoy a complimentary lunch that will knock your socks off -- wait, this is Hawaii, your socks are off already
    • Let your cares slide away as you relax on the gorgeous clear water
    BOOK NOW ← Back

Page 1 of 8

Kind words from our customers