Hawaiian Islands - Big Island
Big Island of Hawaii Attractions
Fun Things To Do
The Big Island is famous for its black
sandy beaches, active volcanoes, majestic mountains, tropical
rainforests, magnificent waterfalls, dramatic landscapes, scuba-diving,
fun water sports, championship golf...and more.
Big Island Attractions
Some of the island's most popular points of interest include:
- Akaka Falls (Highest
Black Sand Beaches
("Macadamia Nut Capital of the World")
Kahalu'u Beach Park
(world's most active volcano)
- Mauna Kea Mountain
(island's tallest "dormant" volcano)
- Mauna Loa Mountains
Punalu'u Black Sand Beach
- Volcanoes National Park
Outdoor recreational activities include volcano adventures, sailing trips,
hiking, golf, helicopter rides,
Fun Water Sports
Enjoy scuba-diving, river-rafting, sailing and snorkeling.
During your visit to Hawaii, be sure
to go to an Hawaiian Luau — even better if it's overlooking
the beach, at night, under the stars.
Enjoy fun family entertainment — festive
island music, Hawaiian Hula dancers, Fire Knife dancing and more.
Feast on a delicious buffet of traditional Hawaiian cuisine — Kalua
Pig, (slow-cooked whole in an imu, a large pit dug in the
ground), poi, sweet potatoes, salmon, chicken and long rice,
salad, a variety of fresh fruits, Hawaiian specialties and
tropical cocktails (Mai Tai's are an island favorite).