Hawaii's Big Island Vacation Travel Guide | Expedia



Hawaii’s Big Island – The “Big Island” of Hawaii is (you guessed it) the largest of the Hawaiian Islands and offers a stunning array of beautiful scenery for you to explore. Check out the best sights and activities on the island, here!

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A #Hawaii #vacation means days filled with natural wonders: wander around a lava field, stroll through a tropical rainforest, and take a dip in the warm waters of the Pacific.

The Onomea Bay Scenic Drive, located along the Hamakua Coast, will take you past shimmering emerald rainforest and astonishing glimpses of the tranquil Pacific Ocean. It’s the perfect place to get some pictures and see what the beauty of Hawaii is really about.

No #tour of Hawaii’s Big Island is complete without meeting the sea turtles of Kahalu’u Bay. Strap on your snorkel and swim around the warm, blue-green waters of the bay to meet turtles and thousands of other sea creatures.

Try out paddleboarding, jet skiing, or a variety of other watersports. Alternatively, spoil yourself in the time-honored indulgence of relaxing on the black lava sands, soaking up some of the legendary Hawaiian sunshine.

For now, we hope you enjoy watching this #travel #guide as much as we enjoyed making it.

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1:04 – The Big Island
1:27 – Kaloko-Honokohau National Historical Park
1:40 – Kailua-Kona
1:59 – Hulihe’e Palace
2:05 – Mauna Kea Beach
2:14 – Captain Cook Village
2:34 – Pu’uhonua o Honaunau National Historical Park
2:57 – Hawaii Volcanoes National Park
3:39 – Hilo
3:50 – Pololu Valley
4:08 – Kapaau and Hawi
4:17 – Hapuna Beach

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  3. 2:35 "It is worth stopping by at this painted church when driving south to Pu'uhonua o Honaunau National Historical Park."

    Dang, the guy nailed it. I have been trying to say this park's name as fast as he was able to spit it out for the past hour, to no avail. If I am going to visit this place, I must say this right out of respect for how important this place was to the people. I mean, it would also be cool to make a park ranger's day by flawlessly pronouncing this. 😂

  4. I lived here for a few months on a farm. Let me tell you, when he says no one in a hurry he isn't lying. Be humble and respectful. People care more about this great island than you can imagine. I have nothing but respect for this place. If you speak to natives and they get the right vibes they will tell you where to swim with wild dolphins and experience some really incredible vibes only found in a place like this. Ever seen a wild horse in the jungle?

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  6. That is so beautiful place I want to go there but the coronavirus a dangerous but your face is so beautiful. I want to search there and I want to go on your boat ride kid

  7. How's Hawaii after that big volcano blast destroying a bunch of homes and I think even a school or came close to it a year ago. The news talked about it for a little while then suddenly stopped without explanation.

  8. The entire southern section (1/3 of the island) is missing from this travel guide. South Point is the southern most tip of the United States. Polynesians first set foot in this area. Na'alehu is the southern most town of the United States. There are hotels, restaurants, shopping centers, black, white and even green sand beaches, with lots of points of interest to see. But, for whatever reason, producers of this video decided to completely avoid it all.

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