Offering a variety of snorkel, snuba and scuba tour options, Fair Wind delivers plenty of face-to-fin action.
A sacred refuge that oozes spirit, this serene spot features fish ponds, a temple, a Great Wall and Kii gods. Take a self-guided tour or “talk story” with a ranger.
Visit the only living history coffee farm in the U.S, where you can wander in coffee and macadamia nut orchards and chat with costumed interpreters.
Let Kona Ocean Adventures take you to a spot just off the Kona Coast where you can swim or dive with majestic manta rays.
Kapoho Kine Adventures will guide you through this enchanting 70-acre forest that drips with tree ferns, ohi’a, bamboo and mosses.
Getting There: WestJet flies to Kona once a week from Vancouver.
7 Things To Do in Holualoa
If you’re the type of traveller who’s just not happy until you’ve ventured off the beaten path, then Holualoa, on Hawaii (the Big Island), is your kind of aloha. Located on the slopes of the dormant Hualalai volcano, in the heart of Kona coffee country, this tiny village is an artist enclave and coffee hub where the residents shuffle to the beat of a slower coconut drum.
How to Spend Three Days On the Island of Hawaii
Formed from five volcanoes (four of which are active), Hawaii’s "Big Island" is a place of tropical beauty, cultural riches and geological wonders. Visit for three days and hike through Kohala Forest Reserve, go paddleboarding and explore Hawaii Volcanoes National Park.
Three Hawaiian Road Trips to Take
On your next Hawaiian island getaway, rent a car and explore the sites nearby. Drive Chain of Craters Road through Hawaii Volcanoes National Park on the Big Island, stop at Waimea Canyon along Kokee Road on Kauai or see the beautiful beaches of the North Shore on Oahu.