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Make Hawaii your playground. From Air Ventures to Ocean Exploration and everything in between. Hawaii is full of fun activities for Adults and Children alike.

So if you're planning your next vacation or about to jump on the plane, use this guide to make the most of your next Hawaiian holiday.



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A trip to Hawai‘i is not complete without experiencing ‘Ulalena at Maui Theatre. Called a “stunning theatrical sensation” by National Geographic, ‘Ulalena shares the rich history of Hawai‘i through authentic Hawaiian music, dance and over 100 instruments played live - all masterfully portrayed in a dynamic, colorful, emotional, and entertaining theatrical performance.

‘Ulalena’s storyline centers around the island of Maui, and its creation, transformation and rebirth. From the creation of the Hawaiian Islands, to the life-changing arrival of Europeans and finally - the cleansing ‘Ulalena rain representing a cultural revival and renewal of the Hawaiian spirit.

Named the Best Cultural Production in Hawai‘i, ‘Ulalena truly “proves there is life beyond the lu‘au” (Travel + Leisure Magazine) for Maui visitors and offers a unique cultural experience found nowhere else in the world.

For more information call (808) 856-7900, visit or

‘Ulalena at Maui Theatre
Call (808) 856-7900




Complete your stay on Kauai with a picturesque adventure along the Na Pali coast! Blue Dolphin Charters is proud to sail the island’s two largest catamarans specializing in scenic journeys along the famed Na Pali coastline, as well as secret escapes to the forbidden island of Ni’ihau. Families, honeymooners, and adventurous hearts will all enjoy the splendor of The Na Pali coast. Blue Dolphin Charters provides a memorable island experience that features the richness of this unique paradise.

Blue Dolphin Charters offers morning and afternoon (seasonal) snorkel tours, sunset dinner tours, whale watching (seasonal), sightseeing and rafting adventures with knowledgable captains and crew. Scuba is offered for a small fee to experienced or first time divers, and wetsuit and underwater camera rentals are available. Ask about our Dolphin Guarantee on morning tours.

For information on discounts and special promotions, see our website or call direct!

Blue Dolphin Charters
Call (808) 335-5553



Hiking Hawaii Café

Hiking Hawaii Café, conveniently located across the way from the Hilton Hawaiian Village, is a great place to get fresh, healthy food, book hiking tours, or get information about the island.

The Café offers gluten free, vegan, and vegetarian options. Outdoor and indoor seating available with free internet. Try our refreshing acai bowl, thin crust pulled pork pizza, chicken-pesto panini, or our island made gelato & sorbets!

Hiking Hawaii offers daily tours leaving from the Café. Free transportation and pick-ups are available from any hotel in Waikiki. Hiking tours range from moderate to intermediate, offering views of rain forests, waterfalls, bamboo forests, and the beautiful coastline of Oahu.

So, get out of Waikiki and explore Oahu’s hiking trails with breathtaking views!

Our tours are small, personal, and fun!

Hiking Hawaii Café
Call (toll-free) 855-808-4453(HIKE)



Royal Hawaiian Shooting Club

“Visitors and locals alike are family here,” says general manager Aiko Tanaka about the Royal Hawaiian Shooting Club (RHSC) 
located on Waikiki’s thriving Kalakaua Avenue.

With over twenty years without a firearm accident, and guests as young as seven years old, the RHSC takes pride in its clean, safe, and family-friendly environment. For first-time shooters to hardcore gun enthusiasts, the RHSC has something for every level of experience and interest.

Courses range from $60 to $375, with each course providing instruction and souvenir targets. One of the most popular at $117 is the Royal Course, which comes with a safety briefing, safety glasses, ear protectors, instruction, six different firearms with ammunition, souvenir targets. NRA Certified instructors are available to assist. Please call ahead.

Guests are treated with an educational, thrilling experience where they can become familiar with a variety of firearms in a safe, non-intimidating setting.

Royal Hawaiian 
Shooting Club
2201 Kalakaua Avenue
Suite #404 Honolulu
Call (808) 922-4122




Join us for a canopy experience like no other. Perched amongst the trees of Halawa, Kohala Zipline’s Kohala Canopy Adventure features elevated suspension bridges, soaring tree platforms and thrilling ziplines. From the moment you enter the aerial trekking course, you’ll be enthralled by the magic of Kohala. Exclusive features, such as twin WhisperLines and smooth stop braking, ensure your safety and comfort and deliver an experience like no other. Whether you are a real zipline enthusiast or a first time adventure seeker, the Kohala Canopy Adventure will be an unforgettable experience. Upgrade your tour to the ultimate adventure on the Kohala Zip & Dip. Includes full zipline canopy tour, plus roundtrip transportation, lunch and a swim in a private waterfall.

Kohala Zipline
Call (toll-free) 800-464-1993




Get to the fun faster! The memories should last a lifetime, not the trip getting there. Our four boats get you to the action quicker than anybody else so you have more time to snorkel, sightsee, relax and enjoy the pristine waters and spectacular cliffs of Kauai's Napali Coast, and the only tour available to the "forbidden island" of Niihau.

Our fleet consists of:

Holo Holo is a 65' power catamaran and is Kauai's largest and fastest vessel, departing from Port Allen.

Leila is a speedy 50' catamaran that offers true trade-wind sailing on Kauai's Napali Coast with tours leaving Port Allen daily.

Adventurer II and III are the newest additions to the fleet. These rigid inflatable rafts sport twin 225hp outboards and both depart from the North Shore getting you to the fun faster than anyone else!

No matter which tour option you choose, your memories will last a lifetime. Book your tour today!

Holo Holo Charters
Call (808) 335-0815
for reservations, or book your tour online at




Located at the Aloha Stadium, Hawaii’s largest sports venue just 20 minutes away from Waikiki, discover the Aloha Stadium Swap Meet & Marketplace with unique treasures and made in Hawaii items. It’s the largest open air flea market on the island where locals shop for the best deals! Featuring hundreds of vendors, it’s like a Farmer’s Market, Outdoor Bazaar, Craft Fair, Art Show and Food Truck Stop all rolled into one. Prepare to stay all day as you shop and eat your way around the stadium!

You’ll find discounts on a variety of products including clothing, accessories, Hawaiian souvenirs, pre-packaged ethnic foods, popular local snacks, fine jewelry and vintage antiques. Beautifully hand-crafted and exclusive pieces are made and sold by the artist themselves, which truly make memorable gifts. After shopping through the seemingly endless rows of bargains, indulge your inner foodie at one of the many concessions stands available throughout the market. Refresh yourself with ice cold Hawaiian shaved ice, or drink from a fresh cut coconut. With so many choices, you’ll satisfy any appetite.

The Aloha Stadium Swap Meet & Marketplace is not to be missed but they’re only open three days a week so plan your shopping trip accordingly. It’s open on Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday, excluding University of Hawaii home games and certain holidays. Hours are 8 am to 3 pm with the Swap Meet section opening at 6:30 am on Sundays only.

For more information about our Special Events, visit or like us on Facebook! Regular admission is $1 per buyer (11 years old and younger FREE).

Aloha Stadium Swap Meet & Marketplace
99-500 Salt Lake Blvd,
Call (808) 486-6704
Like us on Facebook!



Hawaii's unforgettable guided tours.

In the land where rocks talk, hands sing and angels swim, it's no surprise now that everyone can enjoy it all on a futuristic marvel that appears to read your mind. This is the ultimate magic carpet, an effortless glide through time, the creation of grand experiences and future memories. This is Segway of Hawaii.

In Hawaiian, the word pu'uhonua means "place of refuge." It might be a palm-fringed beach, an emerald landscape, or a silken waterfall. It will always be a brush with history and a dance with beauty. Join Segway of Hawaii's unforgettable guided tours to some of the earth's most peaceful and magical places.

• Diamond Head – Waikiki Tours

• Downtown Honolulu Historic Tours

• Sunset Tours

• Private Island Tours

Segway of Hawaii
Call (808) 941-3151


Kauailagoons golfclub

Kauai Lagoons Golf Club

Boasting the longest stretch of continuous ocean holes in Hawaii and over ½ mile of stunning oceanfront golf, it’s no wonder the Kiele course at Kauai Lagoons Golf Club was selected one of the 12 most beautiful courses in the world by MSN Travel in 2012. Designed by legendary golfer Jack Nicklaus, the Kiele course takes you through lush mango and guava tree filled forests on the tough outward nine, and on the inward nine, along imposing seaside cliffs high above the Pacific and finally to a demanding island green finishing hole set among the 40 acres of manmade lagoons.

With its lush natural beauty and unparalleled ocean vistas, the unique challenge of a Jack Nicklaus design, all set within a relaxed and inviting resort atmosphere, the Kiele course at Kauai Lagoons Golf Club is a definite must for any golfer desiring the preeminent Hawaiian resort golf experience.

Call the Kauai Lagoons Golf Shop 
at 808-241-6000 or visit for more information or to reserve a tee time.

Kauai Lagoons Golf Club
3351 Hoolaulea Way
Call (808) 241-6000




The Battleship Missouri Memorial, located a mere ship's length from the USS Arizona Memorial, completes a historical visitor experience that begins with the "day of infamy" that saw the sinking of USS Arizona in Pearl Harbor and ends with Imperial Japan's unconditional surrender aboard USS Missouri in Tokyo Bay. Following an astounding career that spans five decades and three wars, from World War II to the Korean conflict to the Liberation of Kuwait, the "Mighty Mo" was decommissioned and is now a proud tribute to the U.S. Navy, veterans and the historic role the USS Missouri played in World War II.

The Battleship Missouri is open daily from 8 am to 4 pm (extended hours in the summer). General admission includes guided and self-guided tour options. For a behind the scenes look, add the new "Heart of the Missouri Tour". For more information or to make reservations, call (toll-free) 1-877-644-4896 or visit

Battleship Missouri Memorial
Call (toll-free) 1-877-644-4896


Safari helicopter


Safari Helicopters is a 25 year old family business that’s small enough to personally manage every detail and big enough to be the leading innovator in flightseeing in Hawaii. It is the first tour operator in Hawaii to fly helicopter tours in an air-conditioned ASTAR helicopter dubbed by Preston Myers as the “Cadillac” of sightseeing helicopters. Safari is also the first in Hawaii to offer two-way communication between passengers and pilots featuring noise canceling headsets and the first to install a camera system to record your actual tour with live narration and music. The newest additions on Kauai are the Super Mega Windows with bottom of the floor to top of the cabin visibility. It is like flying without doors but much safer. Only 20% of Kauai is accessible by car. Come on Safari with us and see what every one else is going to be missing.

Safari Helicopters
Call (808) 246-0136



One of the most beautiful and sacred Hawaiian places on O`ahu, Kualoa is located on 4,000 acres along O‘ahu’s northeastern coast.

Along with horseback and ATV, Kualoa offers “Experience Tours” which include the award-winning Movie Sites and Ranch tour, Jungle Expedition, Legends and Legacy, Ancient Hawaiian Fishpond and Garden tour, hula lessons, Secret Island beach and Ocean Voyaging.

One of the best ways to enjoy Kualoa is with the “Experience PASS” which gives all-day access to available tours except for the horseback riding and ATV. Visitors can also enjoy the twilight hours by pairing the PASS with a prime-rib buffet dinner and the “Legends of Kualoa” Show.

One of the best ways to enjoy Kualoa is with the “Experience PASS” which gives all-day access to available tours except for the horseback riding and ATV. Visitors can also enjoy the twilight hours by pairing the PASS with a prime-rib buffet dinner and the “Legends of Kualoa” Show.

Family owned and operated since 1850 when the land was acquired from King Kamehameha III, the company mission is to enrich people’s lives by preserving the land and celebrating it’s history. For more information, call (808) 237-7321 or visit

Kualoa Ranch Hawaii, Inc.
49-560 Kamehameha Hwy.
Kaneohe, HI 96744
Call (808) 237-8515




Anyone wanting to be enthralled by Hawaii’s ocean experience – below or above water – will enjoy the very best with Atlantis Adventures, celebrating its 25th anniversary.

Atlantis Submarines descends more than 100 feet underwater off Waikiki, Lahaina and Kona into a mesmerizing world pulsating with wondrous marine life. It’s Hawaii’s only submarine tour! Atlantis uses the world’s most advanced, high-tech passenger submarine and, being battery-powered, emits no pollutants.

Atlantis Navatek Cruises offers Hawaii’s smoothest ocean cruise, with its unique, double-hulled design lifting passengers above the waves – the only vessel that does so! Atlantis’s fabulous dinner cruise is the choice in Hawaii – according to Hawai‘i Magazine’s Readers’ Choice Awards. Live entertainment and spectacular views of the sunset, Waikiki and Diamond Head create memories for life. Parents love that children under age 7 are FREE!

Atlantis Adventures
Call 1-800-548-6262



As the Polynesian Cultural Center celebrates its 50th year, this is the perfect time to immerse yourself into the lifestyles, entertainment and warmth of 7 island villages. Experience new “Go Native!” activities, including coconut tree climbing, spear throwing, outrigger canoe paddling and Samoan cooking.

Escape with the new immersive cinematic experience, Hawaiian Journey. This 14-min. film will have you soaring over majestic mountains, roaring waterfalls, lush forests and imposing volcanoes.

End your day with Hā: Breath of Life, Hawaii’s must-see evening show featuring fire knife dancing, special effects, animation and surround sound.

For more information, call 808-293-3333 
or visit Open at 
noon Mon-Sat. Closed Sundays.

Polynesian Cultural Center
Call (808) 293-3333



The best way to see Kauai is by helicopter. Island Helicopters has been offering their signature 50-60 minute "Kauai Grand" deluxe circle island tour from the Lihue airport for over 32 years, longer than any company in Hawaii.

With the excitement of their newest tour, Island Helicopters is thrilled to have the honor to offer their return guests as well as new visitors to experience something new, unique and exclusive during their escape to beautiful Kauai.

Just a few years ago Island Helicopters introduced the island's newest and most elite tour. The "Jurassic Falls" Waterfall Landing Adventure is the only legally permitted waterfall landing tour on Kauai. Only offered through Island Helicopters, this 75-85 minute tour includes their signature deluxe circle island tour as well as enjoy time at Manawaiopuna Falls (Jurassic Falls). After the pilot lands the helicopter near the base of this distinguished waterfall, passengers will take a short walk along a jungle pathway which leads up to the base of the waterfall. Guests will feel the mist and power of the magnificent 400 ft. waterfall. Once back in the aircraft, the pilot will lift off to continue with a detailed tour of the glorious garden island of Kauai. The Waterfall Tour is a permitted tour, some restrictions do apply and advance reservations are required.

Island Helicopters
Call (808) 245-8588
or (800) 829-5999




Dolphin Discoveries offers unique ocean experiences that will touch your heart and live in your memory for a lifetime!!

Our Snorkel tours offers snorkeling at the two best snorkeling sites on the Bis Island of Hawaii! Slip into the warm pristine aqua waters of the marine sanctuary, Cook's Monument @ Kealakekua Bay and see colorful tropical fish and corals, then swim eye to eye with the green sea turtles in the beautiful coral gardens at the Place of Refuge.

Our ultimate Dolphin Swim Adventure takes you out to swim with the beautiful spinner dolphins in their natural environment as they were meant to be....Wild & Free!

Featured on...."Discovery Channel & the BBC"

"This trip was by far the highlight of our vacation....AMAZING!!"

Dolphin Discoveries
Call (808) 322-8000
All tours depart from Keauhou Bay,
Kailua-Kona, Hawaii


Koolina golf club


Ko Olina Golf Club is proud to be the host of the 2014 LPGA LOTTE Championship Presented by J Golf. In 2012, Japan native Ai Miyazato won the inaugural event while Suzann Pettersen won this year’s 2013 playing of the tournament. The LPGA LOTTE Championship hosts one hundred forty-four of the world’s top female golfers who compete for a share of the $1.7 million purse.

Ko Olina Golf Club, one of Golf Digest’s “Top 75 Resort Courses in the US,” is a challenging 18-hole golf course on the sunny leeward side of Oahu, built in 1990 by renowned golf course architect Ted Robinson. Most recently, its accolades include “2013 Top 100 Golf Shop’s in the U.S.” by the Association of Golf Merchandisers, and voted as “Hawaii’s Best Golf Course” by readers of the Star Advertiser.

Ko Olina Golf Club
Call (808) 676-5300




On the North Shore, across the road from Waimea Bay- Waimea Valley is 1,875 acres of privately owned property, and a non – profit organization.

Come experience Waimea Valley and take a casual walk through a sacred ahupua'a (Hawaiian Land Division that extends from the mountains to the sea) and our World Class Botanical Gardens, past historical sites up to our Waterfall area. Waimea Valley is a rich and culturally significant wahi pana (storied place). Historically, the Valley has been home to and ruled by a long line of Ali'i Nui (kings), Ali'i (Chief), and Kahuna Hui (High Priests).

Our gift store, Ku'ono Waiwai offers a large variety of 'one of a kind gifts' and specializes in Local Artisans.

Na Mea 'Ono, our snack bar specializes in locally grown and produced meat, fruits, vegetables, soft drinks and desserts.

59-864 Kamehameha Hwy.
Hale'iwa, Hawai'i 96718

Call (808) 638-7766
Open Daily from 9:00am to 5:00pm


Skyline eco


Voted The Best Activity / Adventure Company in Hawaii for 2013 by the Readers of HAWAII Magazine, Skyline Eco-Adventures is Hawaii’s leading zipline adventure company with award-winning locations on Maui, the Big Island, and now Kauai! Founded on Maui in 2002, Skyline is the United States original zipline company and has safely conducted over two million customer zipline crossings, more than any other U.S. based zipline company.

Throughout the zipline tours guests learn about the unique environment and culture of the places in which Skyline operates; and a portion of all sales are donated back to protecting those irreplaceable things. As a proud member of “1% For The Planet”, Skyline donates at least one percent of every sale back to preserving Hawaii’s fragile native environment and supporting the island community.

If you dream of flying over towering Big Island waterfalls, zipping at high speed through the forests and mountains of Maui, or soaring over lush valleys that overlook Kauai’s sunny Poipu Resort, then you are ready to experience the unmatched thrills and award-winning family fun that only Skyline can provide.

Call 888-TO-GO-ZIP / 808-878-8400


Hawaii discount


Leader in Discounted Activities and Tours. are the experts on Discounted Hawaii activities and Hawaii tours.

We’ll save you money and help you avoid last minute reservation hassles. Order online and save, or call us at 866 482 9775. We offer activities and tours on ALL the Hawaiian islands from

• Luaus • Snorkeling • Helicopter Tours

• Dinner Cruises • Zip line Tours

• And even Lei Greetings at the Airport.

Reserve your activities online and save or just call us. We guarantee the best prices on any activity or tour.

Hawaii Discount
Call (866) 482-9775


Surfing goat dairy


Come see our “Surfing Goats.” We have over 30 flavors of Award Winning Goat Cheeses, over 30 flavors of Gourmet Goat Cheese Truffles, or enjoy lunch in our picnic area. Besides selling all our award winning cheeses at the dairy we offer several different tours with lots of fun, information and interaction. Join us for a 20 minute guided tour to learn all about our working dairy. We also offer an afternoon “Chores” tour where you can learn how to hand milk one of our goats. Or join us for the “Grand Tour” and learn how to hand milk a goat, help our herder dogs take the goats out to pasture and then enjoy a delicious tasting of all our cheeses.

3651 Omaopio Rd., Kula, HI 96790.

Mon.-Sat. 9am-5pm & Sun. 9am-2pm.

Surfing Goat Dairy
Call (866) 482-9775


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