9 days in Hawaii Itinerary

9 days in Hawaii Itinerary

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9 days in Hawaii Itinerary

Start: Redding
Fly + taxi:  8​h 30​min
1
Kihei, Maui
— 1 night
taxi + Fly:  2​h 15​min
2
Kailua-Kona, Island of Hawaii
— 1 night
Fly:  3​h 45​min
3
Honolulu, Oahu
— 6 nights
Fly:  9​h 30​min
End: Redding

1
night
Kihei, Maui

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.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Stand-Up Paddleboarding. Start off your visit on the 3rd (Mon): kick back and relax at Wailea Beach.

To find out how to plan a trip to Kihei, use our trip itinerary maker.

Redding to Kihei is an approximately 8.5-hour combination of flight and taxi. You'll gain 2 hours traveling from Redding to Kihei due to the time zone difference. Expect slightly colder weather when traveling from Redding in June: highs in Kihei hover around 87°F, while lows dip to 71°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Kailua-Kona.

Things to do in Kihei

#Outdoors, #Beaches, #Parks

Side Trips

Wailea Beach, Ka'anapali Beach
Highlights from your plan
Stand-Up Paddleboarding
Ka'anapali Beach ©
Ka'anapali Beach
Wailea Beach ©
Wailea Beach

1
night
Kailua-Kona, Island of Hawaii

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 5th (Wed), get interesting insight from Tours and then fulfill a lifelong dream with a swim-with-the-dolphins experience.

To plan Kailua-Kona vacation without wasting time, ask Inspirock to design an itinerary.

You can do a combination of taxi and flight from Kihei to Kailua-Kona in 2.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of taxi, flight, and bus; or do a combination of taxi, flight, and bus. Expect a daytime high around 85°F in June, and nighttime lows around 74°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 5th (Wed) so you can travel to Honolulu.

Things to do in Kailua-Kona

#Wildlife, #Outdoors, #Tours
Highlights from your plan
Swim with Dolphins
Dolphin & Whale Watching

6
nights
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.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Aloha Trikke. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Iolani Palace and USS Bowfin Submarine Museum & Park. Head to Polynesian Cultural Center and Ala Moana Centerfor plenty of shopping. Change things up with these side-trips from Honolulu: Kailua (Kailua Beach Park & Lanikai Beach) and Sunset Beach Park (in Haleiwa). The adventure continues: enjoy the sand and surf at Waikiki Beach, take in the dramatic scenery at Manoa Falls, get great views at Nuuanu Pali Lookout, and contemplate the waterfront views at Hanauma Bay Nature Preserve.

To find reviews, maps, photos, and more tourist information, read our Honolulu attractions planner.

You can fly from Kailua-Kona to Honolulu in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus, taxi, and flight; or do a combination of bus and flight. Expect a daytime high around 86°F in June, and nighttime lows around 74°F. You'll have a few hours on the 11th (Tue) to wrap things up before traveling home.

Things to do in Honolulu

#Outdoors, #Parks, #Beaches

Side Trips

Kailua, Polynesian Cultural Center, Sunset Beach Park, Nuuanu Pali Lookout
Highlights from your plan
Waikiki Beach ©
Waikiki Beach
Kailua Beach Park ©
Kailua Beach Park
Hanauma Bay Nature Preserve ©
Hanauma Bay Nature Preserve

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