15 days in United States Itinerary

15 days in United States Itinerary

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Kailua-Kona
— 2 nights
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Volcano
— 1 night
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Kihei
— 3 nights
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Honolulu
— 3 nights
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Poipu
— 2 nights
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Hanalei
— 3 nights

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Kailua-Kona

Kailua-Kona ©

Heart of the Kona Coast

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.
On the 13th (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: stroll through Manini'owali Beach (Kua Bay) and then kick back and relax at Hapuna Beach State Recreation Area.

To see maps, where to stay, ratings, and other tourist information, read Kailua-Kona road trip tool.

Austin to Kailua-Kona is an approximately 12-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Central Standard Time to Hawaii-Aleutian Standard Time is minus 4 hours. Expect a bit warmer temperatures when traveling from Austin in March; daily highs in Kailua-Kona reach 81°F and lows reach 70°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Sun) to allow time to drive to Volcano.

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Outdoors · Parks · Beaches · Nature

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Volcano

Volcano ©
Those who named Volcano opted for simplicity in choosing a title, taking the nearby fire-spewing Kilauea as a source of inspiration.
Kick off your visit on the 15th (Mon): take in nature's colorful creations at Akatsuka Orchid Gardens, take in the dramatic natural features at Thurston Lava Tube (Nahuku), tour the pleasant surroundings at Kilauea Iki Trailhead, then see the interesting displays at Jagger Museum, and finally contemplate the geological forces at Kīlauea.

To see where to stay, traveler tips, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read Volcano day trip planning website.

Traveling by car from Kailua-Kona to Volcano takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In March, daytime highs in Volcano are 80°F, while nighttime lows are 66°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Mon) so you can travel to Kihei.

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Parks · Nature · Trails · Outdoors

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Kihei

Kihei ©
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.
You'll get in some beach time at Ho'okipa Beach Park and Kamaole Beach Park III. Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Kapalua Beach and Keawakapu Beach. Explore Kihei's surroundings by going to Scuba & Snorkeling (in Lahaina) and Mantokuji Temple Mission of Paia (in Paia). There's lots more to do: kick back and relax at Makena Beach, stroll through Ulua Beach, and identify plant and animal life at Honolua Bay.

To find traveler tips, photos, where to stay, and other tourist information, you can read our Kihei trip planner.

You can fly from Volcano to Kihei in 4.5 hours. March in Kihei sees daily highs of 82°F and lows of 65°F at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 18th (Thu) early enough to travel to Honolulu.

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Must see
Keawakapu Beach
4.8
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Beach
Wailea Beach
4.7

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Honolulu

Honolulu ©

Big Pineapple

In many ways much more Asian than American, Honolulu is Hawaii's largest city and its center of government, transportation, commerce, and tourism.
We've included these beaches for you: Waikiki Beach and Lanikai Beach. Discover out-of-the-way places like Swim with Dolphins and Helicopter Tours. When in Honolulu, make a side trip to see Ko Olina Lagoons in Kapolei, approximately Kapolei away. There's more to do: enjoy the sand and surf at Kapiolani Regional Park and pause for some photo ops at Queen Liliuokalani Statue.

To see other places to visit, where to stay, maps, and tourist information, refer to the Honolulu route planner.

Traveling by flight from Kihei to Honolulu takes 3 hours. Expect a daytime high around 81°F in March, and nighttime lows around 68°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Sun) so you can travel to Poipu.

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Lanikai Beach
4.6

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Poipu

Poipu ©
Poipū is a census-designated place in Kauai County on the southern side of the island of Kauai in the U.S. On the 22nd (Mon), look for all kinds of wild species at Wildlife Areas, then experience rural life at Kauai Coffee Company, and then enjoy the sand and surf at Polihale State Park. Keep things going the next day: contemplate the waterfront views at Menehune Fishpond, then take in the dramatic scenery at Wailua Falls, then hike along Maha'ulepu Heritage Trail, and finally stroll through Shipwreck Beach.

To see photos, ratings, maps, and tourist information, read Poipu travel route planner.

You can fly from Honolulu to Poipu in 3 hours. March in Poipu sees daily highs of 78°F and lows of 66°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Tue) so you can drive to Hanalei.

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Scuba / Snorkeling
Scuba & Snorkeling
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Hanalei

Hanalei ©
Hanalei is a census-designated place (CDP) in Kauai County, Hawaii, United States. Start off your visit on the 24th (Wed): take in nature's colorful creations at Limahuli Garden and Preserve, then trek along Kalalau Trail, and then admire the majestic nature at Na Pali Coast State Park. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: enjoy the sand and surf at Ke'e Beach, then enjoy the sand and surf at Tunnels Beach, and then enjoy the sand and surf at Hanalei Beach.

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Drive from Poipu to Hanalei in 1.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 78°F in March, and nighttime lows around 66°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Fri) early enough to travel back home.

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Parks · Outdoors · Beaches · Wildlife

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Must see
Ke'e Beach
4.2

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