Big Island Hawaii Vacation Packages
Hawaii Island isn’t just big, it’s still growing. The Island of Hawaii is the youngest island in the Hawaiian chain and is also by far the biggest, providing a vast canvas of environments to discover a variety of unrivaled natural wonders.
This is the home of one of the world’s most active volcanoes (Kilauea), the tallest sea mountain in the world at more than 33,000 feet (Maunakea), the most massive mountain in the world (Maunaloa) and the largest park in the state (Hawaii Volcanoes National Park). All but two of the world’s climate zones generate everything from lush rain forests to volcanic deserts, snow-capped mountaintops to beautiful black sand beaches.
Whether you’re looking for a romantic getaway or a journey off the beaten path, you’ll discover it all on Hawaii, the Big Island.
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Featured Big Island Hotels
The Fairmont Orchid
E Komo Mai – Discover a luxurious Hawaii resort inspired by Culture, Well-Being and Genuine Aloha. During your stay with us in paradise, make time to enjoy the wonders of Hawaii. From Mauna Kea’s winter snow-capped mountaintop to the sizzling Kilauea Volcano of Madam Pele’s flowing lava to tropical rainforests and a teeming undersea world, Hawaii has much to offer the spirited traveler. Warm your soul with friends, family and new memories during your stay at our Hawaii resort’s breathtaking accommodations. Discover island-style fun and culture as you paddle an outrigger canoe, hike through the largest petroglyph field in the Pacific, learn to weave a coconut leaf basket. Through the Orchid Beach Club program, this tradition — and the spirit of old Hawaii — thrives at The Fairmont Orchid, Hawaii resort’s accommodations.
Mauna Kea Beach Hotel
Following a $150 million repair and renovation, The Mauna Kea once again stands as a landmark of luxury on the Big Island’s golden Kohala Coast. In the restaurants, exciting new sights, sounds, scents and sensational tastes elevate the experience of dining in our luxury Hawaii hotel. The legendary Mauna Kea Golf Course, updated to current USGA standards of play, where Rees Jones sets a new benchmark for Big Island golf. Gracious guestrooms, artfully enhanced by John Hara Associates Inc. and Barry Design Associates showcase Mr. Rockefeller’s signature “understated elegance” in a graceful fusion of modern features and fabulous style. With a timeless tradition of aloha, The Mauna Kea Beach Hotel welcomes generations of guests to come and be inspired by the past, embraced by the moment, enchanted by the warm days and exciting possibilities ahead.
Hapuna Beach Prince Hotel
Situated on the sunny Kohala Coast, Hapuna Beach Prince Hotel has defined Big Island luxury since its opening in 1994. As the second phase in Rockefeller’s creation of Mauna Kea Resort, the hotel property shares 1,839 acres of oceanfront paradise with the legendary Mauna Kea Beach Hotel. Perfectly nestled into the bluffs above the #1-rated Hapuna Beach, the hotel presents a flowing, contemporary Hawaiian style where guests experience the true essence of rejuvenation. The hotel fronts the white sands of Hapuna Beach, rated one of the best beaches in America. The Hapuna Golf Course is designed by Arnold Palmer and Ed Seay. All of the rooms are 600 square feet with large lanais. Guests can also enjoy five restaurants and lounges, a variety of ocean sports, and a fitness center with state-of-the-art equipment.
Hilton Waikoloa Village
Experience Hilton Waikoloa Village, a unique resort in Waikoloa set in 62 oceanfront acres of the exclusive Kohala Coast on Hawaii Island. Just 20 minutes north of Kona International Airport, this Waikoloa resort features tropical gardens with waterways, exotic wildlife and a museum walkway with Asian and Polynesian artwork. Travel around the resort on trams and canal boats or stroll the garden paths. Enjoy recreational amenities including two championship golf courses, eight tennis courts, three swimming pools, dolphin encounters, and watersports in the lagoon. Guest rooms and suites at this Waikoloa hotel are based in three unique towers all with balconies and high-speed internet access. Décor is a subtle blend of Island textures and tones.
Waikoloa Beach Marriott Resort & Spa
Located beachfront along the sun-splashed Kohala Coast, a premier destination for Hawaii hotels on Big Island, the luxurious Waikoloa Beach Marriott Resort & Spa welcomes guests with gracious style and Hawaiian service. With the bounty of land and sea captured in stunning views, our Big Island Hawaii hotel and resort is the perfect place for a memorable vacation with family or meeting with colleagues. Unrivaled by other Hawaii hotels and resorts on the Big Island of Hawaii, our multi-million dollar renovation provides a warm, fresh look within the Waikoloa Resort, which offers 36 holes of golf, shopping, casual and fine dining, and so much more. Experience an authentic Polynesian show at the Sunset Luau, available Wednesdays and Saturdays. At Waikoloa Beach Marriott, discover our stunning beachfront location packed with shopping, dining and entertainment that are a step above other Hawaii Big Island hotels.
Comfort awaits you in each of our 509 rooms and suites. With relaxing furnishings and warm, contemporary fabrics, the decor is decidedly modern, while incorporating colors and textures inspired by the stunning natural landscape outside each window. The centerpiece of every guest room is the ultra-comfortable Sheraton Sweet Sleeper bed — featuring a custom plush top mattress, a cloud-like duvet and five deluxe pillows. Offering an average of 420 square feet in every standard room, as well as a spacious lanai, you’ll find plenty of space to unwind and take in the sweeping views. In-room amenities include such comforts as bathrobes in our Kona Wing guest rooms and oval shower rods in all guest rooms. For those desiring even more space, our over-the-top Presidential and Deluxe Executive suites provide a host of luxurious amenities and conveniences. You are welcome to compare our rooms. Resort amenities include pleasurable dining, the relaxing and intimate Ho’ola Spa, the Manta Ray Super Slide and Pool, daily cultural activities for guests, Manta Talks, and much more.
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FEATURED BIG ISLAND TOURS AND EXCURSIONS
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Big Island Spectacular Adventure
Fly high above the Big Island’s diverse and colorful landscape on an exhilarating helicopter adventure. Get a bird’s-eye view of the raw power and beauty of Kilauea Volcano, one of the world’s most active volcanoes. Sweep over miles of current volcanic activity and past devastation. Soar over Pu’u O’o vent where fiery rivers of lava flow below the hardened crust of the land. Float above the deep and immense tropical valleys of the Kohala mountains with its dozens of waterfalls, continuing up to the lush Hamakua coastline. Take in breathtaking views of the peaceful green crusted folds of Waipio and Waimanu Valleys. During your flight over the north side of the island, you’ll uncover Hawaii from a new perspective and one that definitely is not to be missed.
Circle Island Tour
This sweeping tour of the Big Island serves to highlight its most popular sightseeing spots, from the world’s most active volcano to the second largest cowboy ranch in the United States. Sit back in air-conditioned comfort, listen to the rich narration and survey the multitude of marvels Hawaii has to offer. Your 260-mile odyssey begins with a visit to Kilauea Volcano where sulfurous steam billowing out from deep fissures in the earth recreates a primeval setting. A cruise through Hilo Town, the floral center of the islands, displays vast fields of colorful orchids and vibrant anthuriums. A stop will be made at the Akatsuka Nursery and Big Island Candies. Time permitting, you’ll view delicate fans of sun-streaked rainbows hovering over Rainbow Falls as it plunges 80 feet over a volcanic cliff. A final jaunt past the sugar cane fields of the Hamakua coastline will bring you to Parker Ranch for some ”Old West” flavor done Hawaiian-style. A no-host lunch stop will be made along the way.
Horseback Riding Dahana Ranch
Absolute freedom on an open range – this is what you’ll enjoy at spacious Dahana Ranch. There are no trails or nose-to-tail lines, just lush hills with ample room for you to roam to your heart’s content. Plunge into the emerald green foothills of Mauna Kea and lose yourself in its majestic folds. Your guide and wrangler, a 4th generation authentic Hawaiian paniolo (cowboy) will share knowledge of Hawaiian history as well as a number of helpful riding tips. You’ll ride nothing but the best in American Quarter horses, bred and trained to be responsive companions on this ride of a lifetime.
Kohala Coast Helicopter
Glide through the sun-drenched skies of Hawaii and experience some of the most remarkable views of the Big Island. Journey to the magical valley of Waipio, viewing secluded and mysterious sights that can only be captured by air. Laced with waterfalls, hidden rivers and streams, taro patches, fish ponds and a wide array of native fruit trees, Waipio is the largest valley on the Big Island. See if you can spot the ancient Hawaiian ruins and heiau (Hawaiian temple) that pepper the landscape along the way. Sail over historic Kohala, the legendary birthplace of Hawaii’s famous monarch – King Kamehameha. The Kohala Coast with its friendly little towns, rich cultural history and scenic magnificence is not to be missed. Cruise through weather etched valleys and sheer cliffs rising majestically out from the Pacific. Turning inland, you’ll navigate across the verdant fields and pastures of Parker Ranch, Hawaii’s largest cattle ranch before calling it a day. Photo opportunities abound at this spectacular aerial odyssey.
Kohala Waterfalls Adventure
For an all-around Hawaiian adventure, come with us into the heart of the Kohala countryside. North Kohala is a land of old sugar plantations, Hawaiian legends, and natural beauty. Immerse yourself in Kohala’s stunning beauty and rich history. On a fun off-road adventure and relaxed trail walk, experience dramatic views of Pololu Valley, charming foot bridges, historic taro terraces and intimate waterfalls. With an opportunity to swim at a waterfall and stroll the quaint plantation village of Hawi, this is the perfect tour for all ages.
Mauna Kea Summit & Stars
The summit of Mauna Kea is renowned as the world’s greatest astronomical observation site. It is also one of Hawaii’s most sacred cultural sites. Learn about the remarkable evolution and changes our island’s natural world has experienced. A dinner stop will be made at a historic ranch outpost. After dinner you’ll be taken to the top for a sensational sunset. Stand in awe at the top of the world’s tallest volcano amidst the largest collection of telescopes on earth and some of the most dramatic scenery you’ll ever witness. And then, at a lower elevation, an Interpretive Naturalist will reveal the wonders and world-class clarity of our Hawaiian night skies.
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