See three of the Big Island’s famous waterfalls — Hiilawe Falls, Akaka Falls and Rainbow Falls — on this tour to the Waipio Valley and Hamakua Coast. Discover the island’s phenomenal natural beauty as you experience a variety of terrain. Learn about the history and legends of the island from a guide, swim at a private waterfall, and sample seasonal fruit and macadamia nuts at a fruit farm in Hilo. Lunch, snacks and hotel transport are included. This tour is limited to 13 people to provide a small-group experience.
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Pass By: Parker Ranch, 66-1304 Mamalahoa Hwy, Waimea, Island of Hawaii, HI 96743-7503
Passing by the Historic Parker Ranch on the way to Waipio Valley
Stop At: Waipi'o Valley, Island of Hawaii, HI
traverse shallow river streams and pass by taro fields surrounded by native flora and fauna, our guide will share the stories and legends of this special place while you marvel at Hawaii Island’s tallest waterfall, Hi’ilawe Falls, which cascades down 1300 feet in the back of the valley.
Duration: 2 hours
Stop At: Hiilawe Falls, Honokaa, Island of Hawaii, HI
view this waterfall from distance in the Waipio Valley
Duration: 10 minutes
Stop At: Akaka Falls State Park, End of Akaka Falls Road Off Hwy 220, Hilo, Island of Hawaii, HI
In the afternoon, we continue the drive down the scenic Hamakua Coast and visit the towering Akaka Falls, which plummets 442 feet into a stream-eroded gorge.
Duration: 40 minutes
Stop At: Rainbow Falls, Waianuenue Avenue, Hilo, Island of Hawaii, HI 96720
View Rainbow Falls from a private lookout at OK Farm
Duration: 20 minutes
Pass By: Saddle Road, Hawaii Highway 200, Kailua-Kona, Island of Hawaii, HI
Return to hotel via Saddle Road
Stop At: OK Farms Hawaii, 1570 Maikalani St, Hilo, HI 96720, USA
Taste exotic local fruit, macadamia nuts, and Hawaiian coffee. View various spice trees, and view Rainbow Falls from a private Lookout.
Duration: 1 hour