- The list below includes 44 free or cheap things to do in or near Volcano, Hawaii, including 45 different types of inexpensive activities like Art Gallery, Hiking Trails, Arts Centers and Gardens.
- From Akatsuka Orchid Gardens to Thurston Lava Tube, there are a variety of budget-friendly attractions in Volcano and in nearby cities within 25 miles like Hilo, Pahoa and Kurtistown.
85% 162 votes
79-7411 Mamalahoa Hwy, Kealakekua, HI 96750 MoreLess Info
The expert chocolatiers at the Donkey Balls Factory & Store produce fresh, world-class confections every morning. The flagship products, Donkey Balls, are large balls of local chocolate studded with macadamia nuts. Smaller and nut-free versions are also available.
67% 3 votes
Pu'uhonoa Rd at Mamalahoa Highway, Kealakekua, HI 96750 MoreLess Info
With all its marine life, Kealakekua Bay State Historical Park is an attraction for snorkelers and scuba divers, as well as kayakers. In addition to many species of fish, park visitors can spy sea turtles in their habitat.
89% 352 votes
84-5140 Painted Church Rd Captain Cook, Honaunau, HI 96704 MoreLess Info
Erected in honor of Saint Benedict, The Painted Church is a Roman Catholic parish on the Big Island of Hawaii. It is perched on the shores of Kealakekua Bay and is an active parish known for its charitable work with mentally ill residents. Modestly-dressed visitors are always welcome.
An adventure tour company, Ride the Rim offers guided ATV (all terrain vehicle) tours of Hawaii's scenic Waipio Valley. Visitors will hear about the culture, history, and legends of the area, and take in breathtaking views.
91% 320 votes
79-7248 Mamalahoa Hwy, Honalo, HI MoreLess Info
Honalo, Hawaii is home to Aloha Kayak, a tourism and exploration firm specializing in kayak tours of the Hawaiian coast. Guests experience the true spirit of Aloha as they are immersed in the beauty of the Hawaiian landscape and the warmth of her people.
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45-3626 Mamane St, Unit B, Honokaa, HI 96727 MoreLess Info
An art gallery that primarily showcases glass works, Big Island Glass Gallery features the work of husband and wife artists Hugh Jenkins and Stephanie Ross. Visitors are welcome, and a variety of their works are available for purchase.
Hiking tour provider Hawaiian Walkways specializes in small-group excursions. All tours include a maximum of ten people and one guide. Hawaiian Walkways provides all necessary hiking gear, including walking sticks, packs, water and trail food.
Equestrian tours are the focus on Waipi'o On Horseback, a tour provider in the Waipi'o Valley. The company also offers guided 2 1/2-hour ATV tours. These cover a larger area than the horseback tours and include stops at several working ranches.