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5 Remarkable Things To Experience During A Hawaii Vacation

Hawaii vacation

A Hawaii vacation is never complete without experiencing some of the most exciting activities on our beautiful islands.

Take a look at some of the fun activities you shouldn’t miss in order to have fun during a Hawaii vacation.

5 Fun Activities to Never Miss During a Hawaii Vacation


Over the years, snorkeling has been rated as one of the top activities to do in Hawaii. Regardless of when you visit the Aloha State, don’t hesitate to book a snorkel tour for an amazing experience not only for you but for your friends and family as well.

Vacations in Hawaii

Once you’re on board a snorkel vessel, you’ll get the chance to witness the beauty of several Hawaiian marine life. More so, you’ll enjoy the pleasure of safe journey with an expert tour guide giving you marine life education, snorkel guidance, as well as expert instruction.

Sit back for a moment and imagine how breathtaking it would be to watch Spinner Dolphins skipping along the surface of the ocean or the Green Hawaiian Sea Turtle in its natural habitat. You can also get the chance to see many tropical fish natives only to the Pacific Ocean waters as well as bright reef formations. More so, you can get the chance to watch the great North Pacific Humpback Whales as they migrate to the Hawaiian waters.


Camping almost everywhere across the world is always fun. But camping on the island of Hawaii is absolutely remarkable. If you’re interested in one of the most amazing and best in-the-know activities to experience in Hawaii, then try island camping. Interestingly, every island in Hawaii has numerous spectacular camping destinations – though not all are open to the public. So, find out if the site you choose is a legally designated one. If you’re traveling with kids or a loved one, camping is one of the best activities to experience during a Hawaii vacation.

Helicopter Tours

If you’d love to see a bird’s eye view of the island of Hawaii, a helicopter tour is one of the best ways to do so during a Hawaii vacation. The tour is also a chance to be adventurous while witnessing the amazing Hawaii scenery. Take a moment to imagine flying over hard-to-reach valleys and waterfalls as well as seeing the island’s coastline from a breathtaking aerial view. You can as well take the helicopter to active volcanoes where you’ll be able to witness red lava as it flows into the ocean. You can also witness bulging steam vent as well as the natural grandeur of unpredictable part of the island firsthand.

Sunset Cruises

If you’re traveling with a loved one, friends or even your family, a sunset cruise is one of the most satisfying things you could ever do during a Hawaii vacation. Once you’re aboard a beautiful ocean vessel, you’ll get the rare opportunity to see some of the most beautiful sunset views in the entire Hawaii. Interestingly, sunset views on the island come in various forms. For example, you can go for a whale watch sunset cruise during the Winter months or book a private charter and have fun on deck with music, entertainment, good food and cocktails.

Stand up Paddle Boarding

Stand up Paddle Boarding is fast becoming one of the most famous ocean activities across the world. All over the island of Hawaii, more and more tourists are giving this sport a try. One of the reasons for that is because lessons are always available, boards are easy to rent and of course – this is also quite an exciting sport. Interestingly, almost every island in Hawaii offers shallow areas and calm bays for beginners to practice as long as you can swim comfortably in the ocean. Feel free to hop in!


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