Along the lava-lined west coast of Hawaii you will find the Kona district, home to historic landmarks, tranquil beaches, coffee farms, friendly villages and much more. Many kings built their homes here in ancient times, as the idyllic weather made it the premier place to live.
There are so many things to do in Kona, Hawaii that the hardest part of your vacation will be choosing which fun excursion to enjoy first. Since it is shielded from winds by the volcano Maunaloa, the waters in south Kona are calm and clear – ideal for spotting dolphins as well as snorkeling, diving and swimming. This region is also known for its deep-sea fishing, kayaking, hiking and biking excursions – plus its tranquil yoga retreats are especially popular.
Also, don’t forget to taste the rich flavors of a cup of 100% Kona coffee, made from beans grown on the cool upland slopes.
This video gives you a closer look at a few of the many fantastic experiences that Kona, Hawaii has to offer.