- Our list of the best things to do in Waimea, Hawaii, features the top 81 nearby activities — including 43 great attractions with user approval ratings of 90% or more!
- Waimea, HI has a variety of great sights and experiences nearby. Top categories include: Outdoor Places, Tours, Water Activities, and Museums & Galleries.
- The results below include the top 32 things to do within the city of Waimea, HI , followed by 64 popular activities in nearby cities, including Waikoloa, Kapaau, Honokaa, Kawaihae, Kailua-Kona, Puako, Kailua, Hawi, Kaimu, Kukuihaele and Paauilo
Tour the historic Parker Ranch, home of the Parker family cattle empire on the Big Island of Hawaii until 1992. Along with a guided tour of the ranch, visitors may also drive through the ranch operation or take a trail ride.
Adjacent to the Kawaihae Harbor sits Spencer Beach Park, a state park that is popular with swimmers and snorklers. The water is clear, temperate and full of fascinating corals. The corals are also very sharp, and flippers or dive shoes are recommended.
Known equally for its art, entertainment, and education, the Kahilu Theater is a renowned art center with incredible youth outreach programs. Take part in ukulele festivals, or see a performance by the local community theater.
While on vacation, cruise around the island with Adventure X Rafting. Tour options include whale watching, snorkeling and wild dolphin boat excursions. Each trip further comes with all equipment and supplies needed, along with an experienced crew.
At a dramatic elevation, Hapuna Prince Golf Course starts at sea level and ascends all the way to 700 feet. The Arnold Palmer golf course was built in 1992 and has been entertaining and challenging golfers with its sand pits and environmental sensitivities ever since.