Top 33 Things To Do On The Big Island
#33: Ka’u Coffee Mill
#32: Panaewa Rainforest Zoo
#31: Punaluu Bakery
#30: Whittington Beach Park
#29: Imiloa Astronomy Center at UH Hilo
#28: Boiling Pots (Pe’epe’e Falls)
#27: Botanical Gardens
#26: Puuhonua o Honaunau National Historical Park
#25: Orchid Maze at Akatsuka Orchid Garden
#24: Volcano Winery in the Golf Course
#23: Mokupapapa Discovery Center
#22: Hilo Farmers Market
#21: Zipline Fun
#20: Historical Banyan Drive
#19: Forest Bathe at Volcano Inn
#18: Laupahoehoe Point Beach Park
#17: Kalae: The southernmost point on United States
#16: Pololu Valley
#15: Magic Sand Beach
#14: Rainbow Falls (Waianuenue)
#13: Jump at Coconut Island: Moku Ola
#12: Liliuokalani Gardens
#11: Richardsons Black Sand Beach Park: Waiuli
#10: Carlsmith Beach Park
#9: Kaumana Lava Caves
If you would like to learn more about lava tube and how it was formed, check out: What is a lava tube? & Kaumana Lava Tube.
#8: Night Manta Ray Snorkeling
#7: Kona Sunset
#6: Waipio Valley
Besides the Waipio Valley Lookout Point, if you’re looking for a more unique activity, you can try horseback riding in Waipio Valley.
#5: Akaka Falls
#4: Mauna Kea
The sunset at Mauna Kea summit was the best sunset I have ever seen. If you would like to find out more, we invite you to read: Sunset in heaven (Mauna Kea summit sunset)
Note: Mauna Kea is currently (1 Oct 2019) considered closed due to demonstrations.
#3: Punaluu Black Sand Beach
If you want to discover more about this beach, we invite you to read: All you need to know about Punalu’u Black Sand Beach.
#2: Papakolea Green Sand Beach
If you want to discover more about this beach, we invite you to read: All you need to know about Green Sand Beach.
#1 Volcanoes National Park
We invite you to read: What to do in Hawaii Volcanoes National Park.
33 Attractions on the Big Island Hawaii Map
The map above is the Big Island Hawaii Map with top 33 things to do on the Big Island.
If you’re looking for a place to stay while you tour around the Big Island, Volcano Inn is situated in the perfect area for you to visit the top 3 attractions. It’s also centrally located to everything you want to see and do, including Akaka Falls, Rainbow falls, Punalu’u black sand beach, Green sand beach, Kalapana night market, Volcanoes National Park and so much more. It’s within 30 minutes to an hour drive from all the attractions in Hilo, making it convenient to take a day trip out to see everything in Hilo. You can also get a great rate as Volcano Inn is the most affordable accommodation in Volcano.