- TripBuzz found 61 things to do with kids in or near Keaau, Hawaii, including 58 fun activities for kids in nearby cities within 25 miles like Hilo, Pahoa, Hakalau and Volcano.
- From Marylou's Big Island Guided Tours - Private Tours to Native Guide Hawaii, the Keaau area offers 44 different types of family activities, including: Other Tours, Adventure Tour, Parks and Beaches.
- Home of the world famous Mauna Loa Macadamia Nut Corporation, the city of Keaau is a popular tourist destination on the island of Hawaii. The visitors center welcome thousands of guests each year, inviting them to sample a taste of the islands. Also a popular point of interest in the Hi'iaka Healing Herb Garden, a scenic garden home to over eighty species of medicinal and endangered plants.
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16-1340 39th Ave, Keaau, HI 96749 MoreLess Info
Chartered tour provider Marylou's Big Island Guided Tours - Private Tours is a tourism firm that caters to small groups. Each tour is unique and molded to suit the preferences of the client. There are no 'stock tours.' Call the company for more information and to make reservations.
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Between Hilo and Volcano off HWY 11, Kurtistown, HI MoreLess Info
Hawaii's longest cave system - and possibly the longest in the entire world - is called the Kilauea Caverns of Fire. The Caverns are a series of lava tubes that descend and twist down far beneath the surface. All entrants must wear a hard hat.
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Hwy 11 to Stainback Hwy, Hilo, HI 96720 MoreLess Info
The only tropical rainforest zoo in America, Panaewa Rainforest Zoo & Gardens covers 12 acres and is home to more than 80 animal species, including a few endangered ones. The gardens have more than 100 varieties of Palm Trees.
Located at the 14 000 ft summit of Mauna Kea, and accessible by vehicle, the Mauna Kea Observatory is the largest astronomical observatory in the world, housing thirteen telescopes operated by astronomers in eleven countries.
The main attraction of the Imiloa Astonomy Center is its 120-seat planetarium, which boasts shows in 3D. The site also comprises a large landscape garden featuring plants native to Hawaii, and exhibits exploring connections between science and local Hawaiian culture.
A three mile drive through macadamia nut groves leads to Hershey's Mauna Loa Macadamia Nut Company for a visit to the nut and chocolate processing plant. Taste several varieties of macadamia nuts, watch demonstrations, and visit the gift shop.
As long as you pack a sturdy pair of hiking shoes and a couple of flashlights, Kaumana Caves Park will provide you with a thrilling adventure. Hikers enter into genuine lava tubes in their original form and can explore the caves by flashlight.
Known for its favorable snorkelling conditions, Richardson Beach Park includes a black sand beach, with several tide pools creating by natural lava sea walls. Surf, kayak, snorkel or swim among coral reef marine life and sea turtles.