Best shore excursions
on the Big Island

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Big Island
tips & insights

The Big Island
is still growing

The lava flowing into the sea increases the island's land area.

Attire for
volcano sightseeing

Wear comfortable walking shoes with good-traction soles. And bring a jacket or sweater. Even though you're in the tropics, it can be cold at high elevations.

Attire for volcano sightseeing

Hilo and Kailua-Kona are the two main Big Island cruise ports. The first provides better access to most major Big Island attractions, including Hawaii Volcanoes National Park.


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