- The list below includes 24 free or cheap things to do in or near Kalapana, Hawaii, including 32 different types of inexpensive activities like Religious Buildings, Hiking Trails, Beaches and Ziplines.
- From Kapoho Tide Pools to Isaac Hale Beach Park, there are a variety of budget-friendly attractions in Kalapana and in nearby cities within 25 miles like Pahoa, Volcano, Hilo and Kurtistown.
When you are on the Big Island, take the time to go where the locals choose to ride the waves, Honoli'i Beach Park. Stretch out in the grassy areas and watch the surfers or hunt for interesting rocks, this is a peaceful, happy beach area or all to enjoy.
The Pu'u 'O'o Trail heads in the direction of Volcano Village through pioneer ohia forest, brush, and grasslands. Hikers are able to pass over the solidified lava flows from 1855 and 1881, and seasonal bird hunting is allowed by permit.
Onomea Tea Company makes teas of many different flavors and varieties. Tours/tastings are available where visitors can see the growing fields and processing areas and then try some of freshly brewed, organic teas.
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27-717 Old Mamalahoa Highway, Papaikou, HI 96781 MoreLess Info
Located in Papaiku, Hawaii, the Hawaii Tropical Botanical Garden is a tranquil gem on the shore of Onomea Bay. Its property includes hundreds of plant species, many of which are endangered or found nowhere else in the world.
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28-1710 Honomu Rd., Honomu, HI MoreLess Info
Since 2002, Skyline Eco Adventures - Akaka Falls Zipline Tour has offered unforgettable tourism experience on the Hawaiian Islands. Clients soar high above lush forests, sparkling beaches and verdant fields. No prior ziplining experience is necessary, although it is helpful.
A county park, Kolekole Beah Park is a small, pastoral space with an extensive grassy area, covered pavilions, and picnic areas with tables and barbecue grills. The park is an under-the-bridge park, and features a small waterfall.
One of Hawaii's most photogenic beachers, Hakalau Beach is a favorite of photographers, landscape painters, hikers, ATV riders and other outdoor enthusiasts. The powerful surf prevents safe swimming, snorkeling and diving.
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31-240 Old Mamalahoa Highway, Hakalau, HI 96710 MoreLess Info
Hakalau's Botanical World Adventures is a botanical garden that offers a wide variety of activities and entertainments. Visitors can walk garden mazes, ride zip lines, and take segway tours of the gardens.