8 days in Hawaii Itinerary

8 days in Hawaii Itinerary

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Kailua-Kona, Island of Hawaii
— Few hours
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Lahaina, Maui
— 2 nights
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Honolulu, Oahu
— 4 nights

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Kailua-Kona, Island of Hawaii

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.
You've added Helicopter Tours, The 1871 Trail, Kealia Ranch, and other attractions to your itinerary. Kick off your visit on the 15th (Mon): take a tour by water with Atlantis Submarines Kona, take an unforgettable tour with Blue Hawaiian Helicopters - Waikoloa, trek along Kealia Ranch, then hike along The 1871 Trail, then take an unforgettable tour with a helicopter tour, and finally see majestic marine mammals with a dolphin and whale watching tour.

To find other places to visit, photos, ratings, and tourist information, read Kailua-Kona trip itinerary builder tool.

Dallas to Kailua-Kona is an approximately 10.5-hour flight. The time zone changes from Central Standard Time to Hawaii-Aleutian Standard Time, which is usually a -4 hour difference. Prepare for somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Dallas in April: high temperatures in Kailua-Kona hover around 83°F and lows are around 72°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Lahaina.

Things to do in Kailua-Kona

Outdoors · Tours · Trails · Parks

Side Trips

Highlights from your plan
Dolphin & Whale Watching
The 1871 Trail ©
The 1871 Trail
Big Island Buggy ©
Big Island Buggy

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Lahaina, Maui

Lahaina ©

Crown Jewel of Maui

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 16th (Tue): enjoy the sand and surf at Wailea Beach. On your second day here, kick back and relax at Napili Beach and then enjoy the sand and surf at Ka'anapali Beach.

To see where to stay, ratings, reviews, and tourist information, read Lahaina attractions tool.

You can fly from Kailua-Kona to Lahaina in 4.5 hours. In April in Lahaina, expect temperatures between 80°F during the day and 69°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Wed) so you can travel to Honolulu.

Things to do in Lahaina

Outdoors · Beaches · Parks

Side Trip

Highlights from your plan
Ka'anapali Beach ©
Ka'anapali Beach
Wailea Beach ©
Wailea Beach
Napili Beach ©
Napili Beach

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Honolulu, Oahu

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.
Escape the urban bustle at Waikiki Beach and Hanauma Bay Nature Preserve. Your itinerary includes some good beach time at Kailua Beach Park and Sunset Beach Park. Change things up with a short trip to Waimea Bay in Haleiwa (about 54 minutes away). Next up on the itinerary: take an in-depth tour of USS Arizona Memorial, admire the sheer force of Manoa Falls, get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports, and take in the dramatic natural features at Makapu'u Point.

To see more things to do, photos, reviews, and more tourist information, refer to the Honolulu holiday maker.

Traveling by flight from Lahaina to Honolulu takes 3.5 hours. In April in Honolulu, expect temperatures between 83°F during the day and 71°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Sun) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Honolulu

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches · Nature

Side Trips

Highlights from your plan
USS Arizona Memorial ©
USS Arizona Memorial
Waikiki Beach ©
Waikiki Beach
Kailua Beach Park ©
Kailua Beach Park

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