5 days in Island of Hawaii Itinerary

5 days in Island of Hawaii Itinerary

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Kailua-Kona
— 1 night
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Holualoa
— 1 night
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Hilo
— 2 nights

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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.
For more things to do, traveler tips, reviews, and more tourist information, read Kailua-Kona planning website.

Dallas to Kailua-Kona is an approximately 10.5-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 4 hours traveling from Dallas to Kailua-Kona. Expect slightly colder weather when traveling from Dallas in September: highs in Kailua-Kona hover around 87°F, while lows dip to 76°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Fri) early enough to drive to Holualoa.

Things to do in Kailua-Kona

Wildlife · Tours · Outdoors

Side Trip

Captain Cook
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Swim with Dolphins
Kealakekua Bay ©
Kealakekua Bay
Kona Coffee Living History Farm ©
Kona Coffee Living History Farm

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Holualoa

Holualoa ©
Holualoa is a census-designated place (CDP) in Hawai‘i County, Hawai‘i, United States. Kick off your visit on the 14th (Sat): kick back and relax at Kahaluu Beach and then join in the after-dark buzz at Mauka Meadows.

To see reviews, other places to visit, maps, and more tourist information, use the Holualoa road trip planner.

Holualoa is very close to Kailua-Kona. In September, plan for daily highs up to 87°F, and evening lows to 76°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Sat) so you can drive to Hilo.

Things to do in Holualoa

Parks · Nightlife · Outdoors

Side Trip

Kahaluu Beach
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Mauka Meadows ©
Mauka Meadows
Kahaluu Beach ©
Kahaluu Beach

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 15th (Sun): admire the natural beauty at Liliuokalani Gardens, enjoy the sand and surf at Carlsmith Beach Park, then enjoy the sand and surf at Richardson Beach Park, then take in the dramatic scenery at Rainbow Falls, and finally admire the sheer force of Akaka Falls State Park.

To see more things to do, where to stay, reviews, and other tourist information, refer to the Hilo day trip site.

Traveling by car from Holualoa to Hilo takes 2 hours. Traveling from Holualoa in September, expect slightly colder with lows of 71°F in Hilo. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Mon) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Hilo

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches
Highlights from your plan
Liliuokalani Gardens ©
Liliuokalani Gardens
Richardson Beach Park ©
Richardson Beach Park
Carlsmith Beach Park ©
Carlsmith Beach Park

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