We toured the whole island by car, Kailua Kona, Waikoloa, Poluolu Valley, Honaunau, Punalu’u, Volcano, Hilo, and Honomu areas.
The best beaches in the Kailua Kona area were Honokohau Bay, Holualoa bay and Kahaluu beach (great snorkeling). The best beaches in the South Kona area were Honaunau bay, and Punalu’u black sand beach. The best beaches in the Waikoloa area were Anaehoomalu (A-Bay), Hapuna, and Kauna’oa (Mauna Kea beach).
We enjoyed the natural beauty of Waimea, Pololu valley, Pu’uhonua O Honaunau (place of refuge), Akaka Falls, Rainbow Falls, and Volcanoes National Park.
Shopping along Ali’i drive in Kona houses numerous plazas and little shops filled with curios, bu...Read More