11 days in Hawaii Itinerary

11 days in Hawaii Itinerary

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11 days in Hawaii Itinerary

Start: Ulaanbaatar
Fly:  14​h
1
Honolulu, Oahu
— 4 nights
Fly:  3​h 15​min
2
Lahaina, Maui
— 2 nights
Fly:  4​h
3
Kailua-Kona, Island of Hawaii
— 1 day
Fly + bus:  4​h 45​min
4
Kihei, Maui
— 3 nights
Drive + Fly:  20​h 45​min
End: Ulaanbaatar

4
nights
Honolulu, Oahu

Honolulu ©
In many ways much more Asian than American, Honolulu is Hawaii's largest city and its center of government, transportation, commerce, and tourism.
Go for a jaunt from Honolulu to Kailua to see Kailua Beach Park about 32 minutes away. Next up on the itinerary: stroll the grounds of USS Arizona Memorial, make a trip to Battleship Missouri Memorial, enjoy the sand and surf at Waikiki Beach, and examine the collection at USS Bowfin Submarine Museum & Park.

Plan my day in Honolulu using traveler tips and tourist information provided by Inspirock.

Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia to Honolulu is an approximately 14-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Ulaanbaatar to Honolulu is minus 18 hours. Prepare for warmer weather when traveling from Ulaanbaatar in May: high temperatures in Honolulu hover around 34°C and lows are around 25°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 24th (Fri) so you can travel to Kailua-Kona.

Things to do in Honolulu

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trip

Kailua Beach Park
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USS Arizona Memorial ©
USS Arizona Memorial
Diamond Head State Monument ©
Diamond Head State Monument
Waikiki Beach ©
Waikiki Beach

2
nights
Lahaina, Maui

Lahaina ©
Once the booming capital of the Hawaiian Kingdom, the tropical paradise of Lahaina still remains one of Maui's top vacation attractions, providing both culture and recreation.
Start off your visit on the 24th (Fri): don't miss a visit to Lahaina Banyan Court, then pause for some serene contemplation at Maria Lanakila Catholic Church, and then enjoy the sand and surf at Ka'anapali Beach. Here are some ideas for day two: take a stroll through Lahaina Front Street, then see majestic marine mammals with a dolphin and whale watching tour, and then kick your exploration up a notch at some of the top local zipline courses and adventure parks.

To see other places to visit, reviews, traveler tips, and tourist information, read Lahaina trip itinerary planner .

You can fly from Honolulu to Lahaina in 3.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of flight and ferry; or do a combination of flight and bus. In May, daytime highs in Lahaina are 32°C, while nighttime lows are 24°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Sun) to allow time to travel to Kailua-Kona.

Things to do in Lahaina

Outdoors Tours Beaches
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Ka'anapali Beach ©
Ka'anapali Beach
Lahaina Banyan Court ©
Lahaina Banyan Court
Zipline

1
day
Kailua-Kona, Island of Hawaii

Thanks to its favorable location near a mountain range blocking the northeasterly trade winds, Kailua-Kona gets little rainfall, allowing adventure seekers and nature lovers a chance to enjoy over 300 days of sunshine each year.
Kick off your visit on the 26th (Sun): see what you can catch with a fishing tour and then fulfill a lifelong dream with a swim-with-the-dolphins experience.

To find where to stay, more things to do, reviews, and more tourist information, you can read our Kailua-Kona journey builder app .

Fly from Lahaina to Kailua-Kona in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus, flight, and taxi; or do a combination of bus and flight. In May, daytime highs in Kailua-Kona are 33°C, while nighttime lows are 26°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Kihei.

Things to do in Kailua-Kona

Outdoors Tours Wildlife
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Swim with Dolphins
Fishing Charters & Tours

3
nights
Kihei, Maui

Stretching over 9.7 km (6 mi) of pristine south Maui coastline, Kihei is the island's driest and sunniest region, making it a perfect location for water activities and beach leisure.
Go for a jaunt from Kihei to Haleakala National Park to see Haleakala Crater about 1h 25 min away. And it doesn't end there: get up close and personal with brilliant marine life at Maui Ocean Center, admire the majestic nature at Iao Valley, stroll through Kalepolepo Beach Park, and admire all the interesting features of Maui Tropical Plantation.

Plan my day in Kihei using traveler tips and tourist information provided by Inspirock.

Traveling by combination of flight and bus from Kailua-Kona to Kihei takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and car. Traveling from Kailua-Kona in May, expect a bit cooler with lows of 23°C in Kihei. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Wed) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Kihei

Tours Parks Outdoors

Side Trips

Wailuku, Helicopter Tours, Ho'okipa Beach Park, Haleakala Crater
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Helicopter Tours
Haleakala Crater ©
Haleakala Crater
Maui Ocean Center ©
Maui Ocean Center

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