- 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
99% 459 votes
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.
A travel service, My Kona Adventures offers a variety of trips led by experienced and knowledgeable guides. Trips may include swimming with dolphins, snorkeling, fishing, whale watching, or even cliff jumping.
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% 305 votes
79-7493 Mamalahoa Hwy, Kealakekua, HI 96750 MoreLess Info
There are 5 service packages offered by Hawaii Pack & Paddle Day Tours: kayak trips, snorkeling expeditions, stand-up paddling, hiking trips, and camping tours. The equipment and the accessories can be rented from the shop.
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.
There's never a dull moment at Kohala Zipline, a primier zipline excursion firm on the Big Island. In addition to high-flying fun, Kohala Zipline offers professional zipline photography. Clients may purchase their photographs at the end of the experience.
The Kohala Coast is home to the Kohala Divers, a tour company that offers underwater adventures. Each expertly-guided tour brings clients close to huge sea turtles, manta rays and non-aggressive sharks. No prior diving experience or certification is necessary.