Big Island Attractions

Attractions on the Big Island include Hawaii Volcanoes National Park, Onizuka Center for Astronomy and Mauna Kea Observatory, Hulihee Palace, Puuhonua O Honaunau, Parker Ranch, and the Pacific Tsunami Museum.

From the spectacular eruptions of Kilauea Volcano to the world-class telescopes atop Mauna Kea Volcano to enormous stone Heiaus (Hawaiian sacred places) and even a royal palace, the Big Island has many historical, cultural, and natural attractions. You can even swim with dolphins, see tigers in a zoo, or hike on a lush, tropical trail to a roaring waterfall. Read more about the many Big Island attractions below.

Attractions on the Big Island