- Our list of the best things to do in Kealakekua, Hawaii, features the top 98 nearby activities — including 71 great attractions with user approval ratings of 90% or more!
- Kealakekua, 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 20 things to do within the city of Kealakekua, HI , followed by 78 popular activities in nearby cities, including Kailua-Kona, Holualoa, Captain Cook, Keauhou, Honaunau, Volcano, Hilo and Honalo
Situated within Hawaii Volcanoes National Park, the Thurston Lava Tube, also known as Nahuku, is a 500 year old lava cave. Visitors can walk through the cave which is conveniently lit with electric lighting.
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Hawaii Volcanoes National Park, Volcano, HI 96785 MoreLess Info
With art showcasing the beauty of Hawaii's culture and landscape, Volcano Art Center Gallery offers instructional workshops for watercolor, pastel, and stained glass crafts. The gallery also hosts live music and an after school music program.
Experience two of the planet's largest active volcanoes with an expert guide from Hawaii Volcano Tours. The company offers tours of Volcano National Park, including stops at Mauna Loa and Mount Kilauea, the steam vents, ancient stone glyphs and other must-see park areas.
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Hawaii National Park, HI MoreLess Info
Visitors have a few options available when touring the Hawaii Volcanoes National Park, whether they desire to drive, hike, or even bike the terrain. Ranger programs and other services are available at the visitor centers.
The South Point (Ka Lae) & Green Sand Beach sits along the precipitous cliffs of Ka Lae. It is a sacred site in native Hawaiian culture, but is open to secular visitors also. The currents are surprisingly strong and swimming is not recommended.
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.
Akamai Adventure Day Tours and Travel offers a number of tours to places on the Big Island of Hawaii. For between four and eight hours, tourists visit places like Black Sand Beaches, Rainbow Falls, the Panaewa Botanical Zoo and Volcano Winery.
Ahiu Hawaii Guided Lava Tours is a tour company that offers sightseeing excursions throughout the islands of Hawaii. The company requires adventurers to wear covered shoes and recommends wearing sunglasses, sunscreen, and pants on trips.