7 days in Hawaii Itinerary

7 days in Hawaii Itinerary

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7 days in Hawaii Itinerary

Start: Madison
Fly:  13​h 15​min
1
Honolulu, Oahu
— 1 night
Fly:  3​h 15​min
2
Lahaina, Maui
— 2 nights
bus + Fly:  5​h 15​min
3
Volcano, Island of Hawaii
— 1 night
Fly:  16​h 45​min
End: Madison

1
night
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.
On the 23rd (Mon), stroll through Koko Crater Railway Trail and then explore the different monuments and memorials at USS Arizona Memorial.

To find reviews, where to stay, more things to do, and more tourist information, go to the Honolulu day trip app .

Madison to Honolulu is an approximately 13.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of bus and flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Madison to Honolulu is minus 4 hours. Prepare for much warmer weather when traveling from Madison in December: high temperatures in Honolulu hover around 82°F and lows are around 69°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Mon) so you can travel to Lahaina.

Things to do in Honolulu

Historic Sites Museums Trails
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Koko Crater Railway Trail ©
Koko Crater Railway Trail
USS Arizona Memorial ©
USS Arizona Memorial

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.
Kick off your visit on the 24th (Tue): enjoy the sand and surf at Kapalua Beach and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Napili Beach. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 25th (Wed): enjoy the sand and surf at Kahekili Beach Park, take in the exciting artwork at Reeflections Fine Art Gallery, view the masterpieces at Maui Hands, then view the masterpieces at Village Galleries in Lahaina, then view the masterpieces at Maui On Metal, and finally take in the exciting artwork at Lahaina Galleries.

To find reviews, other places to visit, where to stay, and more tourist information, go to the Lahaina holiday builder app .

Traveling by flight from Honolulu to Lahaina takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and ferry; or do a combination of flight and bus. In December in Lahaina, expect temperatures between 78°F during the day and 68°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Wed) early enough to travel to Volcano.

Things to do in Lahaina

Parks Beaches Outdoors

Side Trip

Kapalua Beach
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Kapalua Beach ©
Kapalua Beach
Napili Beach ©
Napili Beach
Kahekili Beach Park ©
Kahekili Beach Park

1
night
Volcano, Island of Hawaii

Volcano ©
Those who named Volcano opted for simplicity in choosing a title, taking the nearby fire-spewing Kilauea as a source of inspiration.
Start off your visit on the 26th (Thu): get a taste of the local shopping with Volcano Garden Arts, trek along Kilauea Iki Trailhead, then see the interesting displays at Jagger Museum, and finally immerse yourself in nature at Punalu‘U Beach. Keep things going the next day: view the masterpieces at 2400 Fahrenheit Art Glass, look for gifts at Hilo Coffee Mill, then get a taste of the local shopping with Volcano Art Center, then take in the dramatic natural features at Thurston Lava Tube (Nahuku), and finally tour the pleasant surroundings at Devastation Trail.

For traveler tips, photos, maps, and tourist information, refer to the Volcano vacation maker website .

Traveling by combination of bus and flight from Lahaina to Volcano takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or do a combination of flight and bus. In December, daily temperatures in Volcano can reach 80°F, while at night they dip to 65°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 27th (Fri) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Volcano

Parks Outdoors Nature

Side Trips

Hawaii Volcanoes National Park, Punalu‘U Beach, Hilo Coffee Mill
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Kilauea Iki Trailhead ©
Kilauea Iki Trailhead
Punalu‘U Beach ©
Punalu‘U Beach
Jagger Museum ©
Jagger Museum

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