- Our list of the best things to do in Kailua-Kona, Hawaii, features the top 119 nearby activities — including 76 great attractions with user approval ratings of 90% or more!
- Kailua-Kona, HI has a variety of great sights and experiences nearby. Top categories include: Outdoor Places, Water Activities, Tours, and Sights & Landmarks.
- The results below include the top 39 things to do within the city of Kailua-Kona, HI , followed by 85 popular activities in nearby cities, including Waikoloa, Kealakekua, Holualoa, Captain Cook, Keauhou, Honaunau, Hilo and Honalo
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Honokohau Marina & Small Boat Harbor, Kailua-Kona, HI 96740 MoreLess Info
Ocean-based excursions are the focus of Wild Hawaii Ocean Adventures (WHOA) which utilizes an Ocean Warrior 11-meter Navy assault vessel. Visitors are able to travel to secluded sites, take fast boat rides, have marine encounters, and even go snorkeling.
98% 567 votes
73-1310 Kukuna St, Kailua-Kona, HI 96740 MoreLess Info
An all ages charter boat and snorkel tour focused on dolphins and manta rays, Coral Reef Snorkel Adventures provides lunch and snacks, and all necessary gear for a guided group excursion to swim with marine animals.
98% 1065 votes
Sea Quest Rafting Adventures, Kailua-Kona, HI 96740 MoreLess Info
Reef snorkeling can be done using the services of Sea Quest Snorkel Tours. There are three types of packages available: Expedition South Kona, the Deluxe Morning Adventure, and the Captain Cook Express.
Dolphin Discoveries guides snorkelling excursions to Kealakakua Bay, Cook's Monument, and the Place of Refuge, as well as hosting dolphin swims and whale watching expeditions to view Humpbacks in season, or year-round Pilot, Beaked or Melon-headed whale sightings.