Onomea Trail Hike
Hawaii Tropical Botanical Garden
Laupahoehoe Tsunami Monument
Tex Drive Inn
Waipi'o Valley Overlook and Hike
Waimea Nature Park
Mauna Kea Visitor Center
Imiloa Astronomy Center
Hawaiian Fishpond & Beach
Queen Liliuokalani Park
Naha Stone at Hilo Library
Laupahoehoe Train Museum
NORTH ISLAND JUNGLE ADVENTURE LOOP
This tour travels across the northern part of Big Island, taking you from Hilo in the east to Kona in the west, or vice versa! One of the best things about this tour is that you can start it from either side of the island depending on your travel plans.
Here are some of the popular spots you can explore on the tour!
For help planning your day check our North Island Jungle Adventure Loop suggested itinerary and here's everything you need to know before you go!
Leonard's Bakery 5:30 a.m. - 7:00 p.m, open daily
Moanalua Gardens - CLOSED
Green World Coffee 7:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. daily
Dole Plantation 9:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m., open daily
North Shore Soap Factory - Weekdays 10AM–4PM
Saturday 8:30AM–4PM Sunday Closed
Matsumoto Shave Ice 10:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m., open daily
Waimea Bay - 10:00 p.m. - 5:00 a.m.
Hawaiian Temple - Pu'u o Mahuka Heiau 7AM–5:30PM Daily
Ted's Bakery 8:00am-6:30pm, open daily
Kahuku Shrimp & Food Trucks 10AM–6PM daily
Laie Temple 9 a.m. to 9 p.m. daily
Laie Point 7AM–6:45 PM daily
Polynesian Cultural Center 12:45 p.m. – 9:00 p.m., open Monday - Saturday, closed Sundays. Restaurant and Marketplace open at 11:00 a.m.
Kahana Bay 7AM–8PM Daily
Kualoa Ranch 8:00 a.m. - 5:30 p.m., open daily
Byodo In - Japanese Temple 8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m., open daily
Yes! Feel free to join the tour along the route. Just make sure that you follow the numbers in chronological order from where you are starting from. If you don’t begin at one of the tour starting points you’ll miss a few stories, but you’ll still have a great experience.
Yes! This is one of the few tours that you can do both clockwise and counterclockwise around the island — it truly depends on what works best with your schedule and travel plans. This tour has three starting points: Kona, Waikoloa and Hilo. All directions are the same tour so pick the one that’s best for you!
No, we strongly recommend that you hike into the valley. Driving, even with four-wheel drive, is dangerous.
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