Activities & Family Adventures

Hapuna Beach
Hapuna Beach
© HVCB / Kirk Aeder
Clear waters provide some of the best marine conditions found anywhere. Hawaii's Big Island has often been voted the world's number one dive destination and also the best beginner dive destination in the world. First-class snorkelling, deep sea fishing, sailing and surfing are also available on the Big Island.

Splash in the Surf

World class deep sea fishing and dive charters depart from Kailua Pier and Honokohau Harbour daily. With excellent shallow water snorkelling for all levels of ability at Kahaluu Beach Park and Kealakekua Underwater State Park, snorkellers and divers are treated to 100 feet visibility to view a fabulous collection of tropical fish and coral growths.

Surfing Puna
Surfing Puna
© HVCB / Kirk Aeder

Fun in the Sun

Endless sunshine, picturesque bays and pristine waters punctuate this coastline. The Big Island is the Golf Capital of Hawaii and numerous golf courses challenge players of all abilities.

If you're looking for some of the best Big Island white sand beaches, you'll find them along this coast. Hapuna Beach State Park, Anaehoomalu Bay and Kona Coast State Park are accessible and among the prettiest you'll find anywhere in the world.

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