Hawaii (The Big Island) Vacations

The Big Island of Hawaii goes by many names, including Orchid Island, for its tropical rain forests, or Volcano Island — a nod to active Kilauea. Stay at the world’s finest Big Island hotels and sun yourself on the shoreline; or venture out while on Big Island travel, and see 13,792-foot Mauna Kea, sometimes topped with snow.

Hotels
Star Rating
Four Seasons Resort Hualalai
Hualalai Villas & Homes
Mauna Kea Beach Hotel
Star Rating
The Fairmont Orchid, Hawaii
Mauna Lani Bay Hotel & Bungalows
 
Popular Things to Do
  • Spend a day at Volcanoes National Park.
  • Travel above the clouds to the top of Mauna Kea and watch the sunrise or sunset.
  • Marvel at the gorgeous orchids grown in Hilo.
  • Glimpse the lava vents of Kilauea from a helicopter.
  • Kayak to the Captain Cook Monument.