16 days in Hawaii Itinerary

16 days in Hawaii Itinerary

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Honolulu, Oahu
— 2 nights
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Lahaina, Maui
— 5 nights
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Kailua-Kona
— 2 nights
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Hawi
— 2 nights
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Hawaii Volcanoes National Park
— 2 nights
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Hilo
— 1 night

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 21st (Mon): pause for some photo ops at Makua and Kila statue and then contemplate the waterfront views at Hanauma Bay Nature Preserve. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 22nd (Tue): stroll through Waikiki Beach.

To find reviews, ratings, photos, and more tourist information, use the Honolulu trip itinerary site.

Philadelphia to Honolulu is an approximately 13.5-hour combination of train and flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Philadelphia to Honolulu is minus 5 hours. Traveling from Philadelphia in June, expect somewhat warmer with lows of 74°F in Honolulu. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Lahaina.

Things to do in Honolulu

Parks · Beaches · Outdoors
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Waikiki Beach ©
Waikiki Beach
Hanauma Bay Nature Preserve ©
Hanauma Bay Nature Preserve
Makua and Kila statue ©
Makua and Kila statue

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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.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Lahaina: Wailea Beach (in Wailea), Iao Valley (in Wailuku) and Haleakala Crater (in Haleakala National Park). Spend the 25th (Fri) exploring the striking scenery along Hana Highway - Road to Hana. There's still lots to do: take a memorable tour with Tours, walk around Lahaina Banyan Court, enjoy the sand and surf at Napili Beach, and relax in the rural setting at Punakea Palms.

For ratings, where to stay, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read Lahaina online itinerary builder.

You can fly from Honolulu to Lahaina in 3.5 hours. In June, daytime highs in Lahaina are 84°F, while nighttime lows are 72°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 28th (Mon) early enough to travel to Kailua-Kona.

Things to do in Lahaina

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches

Side Trips

Wailuku, Wailea Beach, Kapalua Beach, Haleakala Crater, Hana Highway - Road to Hana
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Punakea Palms ©
Punakea Palms
Scuba & Snorkeling
Haleakala Crater ©
Haleakala Crater

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Kailua-Kona

Kailua-Kona ©
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 29th (Tue): look for gifts at Mountain Thunder Coffee Plantation, then whizz through the canopy at Hawaii Forest and Trail, and then get close to the beloved marine mammals with a swim-with-the-dolphins experience. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: cruise along Saddle Road and then take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Mauna Kea.

To find more things to do, maps, photos, and tourist information, read our Kailua-Kona planning website.

Fly from Lahaina to Kailua-Kona in 4.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 85°F in June, and nighttime lows around 74°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 30th (Wed) so you can go by car to Hawi.

Things to do in Kailua-Kona

Outdoors · Tours · Wildlife
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Hawaii Forest and Trail ©
Hawaii Forest and Trail
Swim with Dolphins
Mauna Kea ©
Mauna Kea

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Hawi

Hawi ©
Hawi is a census-designated place (CDP) in Hawaii County, Hawaii, United States. Start off your visit on the 1st (Thu): kick your exploration up a notch at Kohala Zipline, then appreciate the history behind Statue "King Kamehameha", and then admire the verdant scenery at Pololu Valley Lookout. On your second day here, take in the exciting artwork at Hawaii Cigar & Ukulele, take in the exciting artwork at Elements Jewelry & Fine Crafts, then cruise along Kohala Mountain Road, then explore the wealth of natural beauty at Lapakahi State Historical Park, and finally take the plunge with Big Island Gravity.

To see more things to do, where to stay, traveler tips, and tourist information, go to the Hawi day trip planner.

You can drive from Kailua-Kona to Hawi in 1.5 hours. Traveling from Kailua-Kona in June, you will find days in Hawi are little chillier (71°F), and nights are cooler (48°F). Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Fri) to allow time to travel to Hawaii Volcanoes National Park.

Things to do in Hawi

Outdoors · Tours · Adventure

Side Trips

Island of Hawaii, Statue "King Kamehameha"
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Kohala Zipline ©
Kohala Zipline
Lapakahi State Historical Park ©
Lapakahi State Historical Park
Statue ©
Statue "King Kamehameha"

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Hawaii Volcanoes National Park

Hawaii Volcanoes National Park ©
Volcanoes have played an important role in shaping the Earth, and Hawaii Volcanoes National Park shows visitors the process in action.
Start off your visit on the 3rd (Sat): tour the pleasant surroundings at Sulphur Banks, then shop like a local with Volcano Art Center Gallery, then tour the pleasant surroundings at Kilauea Iki Trailhead, and finally take a memorable drive along Devastation Trail. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: wander the streets of Kalapana, then explore the striking landscape at Holei Sea Arch, then stroll through Pu'u Loa Petroglyphs, and finally admire all the interesting features of Chain of Craters Rd.

To find photos, ratings, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read Hawaii Volcanoes National Park trip planner.

You can drive from Hawi to Hawaii Volcanoes National Park in 3 hours. Another option is to drive. Expect somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Hawi in July: highs in Hawaii Volcanoes National Park hover around 85°F, while lows dip to 71°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Sun) so you can drive to Hilo.

Things to do in Hawaii Volcanoes National Park

Outdoors · Parks · Trails

Side Trip

Chain of Craters Rd
Highlights from your plan
Devastation Trail ©
Devastation Trail
Kilauea Iki Trailhead ©
Kilauea Iki Trailhead
Holei Sea Arch ©
Holei Sea Arch

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Hilo

Hilo
One of the island of Hawaii's major towns, Hilo contains a mix of Asian and Polynesian cultures and is known for its proximity to a national park encompassing two active volcanoes.
To see traveler tips, reviews, ratings, and tourist information, refer to the Hilo online day trip planner.

You can drive from Hawaii Volcanoes National Park to Hilo in 1.5 hours. Another option is to do a combination of taxi and bus. In July, plan for daily highs up to 85°F, and evening lows to 71°F. On the 5th (Mon), you'll travel back home.

Things to do in Hilo

Outdoors · Tours · Parks

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