- TripBuzz found 52 things to do with kids in or near Papaikou, Hawaii, including 50 fun activities for kids in nearby cities within 25 miles like Hilo, Pahoa, Hakalau and Kailua-Kona.
- From Hawaii Tropical Botanical Garden to Segway of Hawaii at Botanical World Adventures, the Papaikou area offers 45 different types of family activities, including: Botanical Gardens, Beaches, Adventure Tour and Parks.
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96% 1221 votes
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.
Segway of Hawaii at Botanical World AdventuresSPECIAL GROUPON DEAL: Up to 76% Off Ziplining or Segway Adventures
31-240 Old Mamalahoa Highway, Hakalau, HI 96710 MoreLess Info
Tour Hakalau in total comfort with Segway of Hawaii at Botanical World Adventures. No prior Segway experience is required, and safety gear is provided. Tours may be postponed due to heavy rains.
94% 265 votes
75-5669 Alii Drive, Kailua-Kona, HI 96740 MoreLess Info
Parasailing along the coasts of the Big Island of Hawaii and Maui is the foundational service of UFO Parasail. The business also offers several other types of oceanic adventures such as water sport trips and light tackle fishing.
83% 60 votes
Off Highway 19, Hilo, HI 96720 MoreLess Info
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.
76% 21 votes
Hilo, HI MoreLess Info
If you are looking for a place to go snorkeling, Keaukaha Beach Park, should be your first choice. The lava rock formations create pools of water where the sea turtles hang out, and there are grassy areas for a family picnic.
KapohoKine AdventuresSPECIAL GROUPON DEAL: 40% Off Zipline & Volcano Experience at KapohoKine Adventures
224 Kamehameha Avenue #106, Hilo, HI 96720 MoreLess Info
The volcano tours and the zipline tours are two of the most popular services offered by KapohoKine Adventures. Other services include whale watching and snorkeling. They have their own gear shop.
85% 345 votes
130 Kamehameha Ave, Hilo, HI 96720 MoreLess Info
The Pacific Tsunami Museum is housed in one of the few buildings which resisted the tsunami in 1946. It has a collection of photos and survival stories, as well as an interactive map of the 1946 tsunami.
80% 365 votes
Off-shoot from Banyan Drive, Hilo, HI 96720 MoreLess Info
Covering 28 acres, the Coconut Island was made famous by the show Gilligan's Island. It has now the only laboratory built on a coral reef in America, and it is a part of the University of Hawaii.
91% 75 votes
154 Waianuenue Avenue, Hilo, HI 96720 MoreLess Info
Mauna Loa Observatory is a working atmospheric research facility that has been collecting climate related data since 1950. Tours are by appointment and only on selected days, visitors to this remote site will enjoy the stunning views on the drive up the mountain.
89% 193 votes
71 Banyan Dr, Hilo, HI 96720 MoreLess Info
Experience Kilauea Volcano, one of the world's most active, via guided bike tour with Bike Volcano. Ride from summit to sea level with geological insight from your group guide on a choice of full or half day tours. All necessary equipment and meals included.