Big Island Feature
- Places to Explore
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- Fodor's Choice
Top Reasons to Go to Big Island
Hawaii Volcanoes National Park: Catch the lava fireworks at night and explore newly made land, lava tubes, steam vents, and giant craters.
Waipio Valley: Experience a real-life secret garden, the remote spot known as the Valley of Kings.
Kealakekua Bay Double Feature: Kayak past spinner dolphins to the Captain Cook Monument, then go snorkeling along the fabulous coral reef.
The Heavens: Stargaze through gigantic telescopes on snow-topped Mauna Kea.
Hidden Beaches: Discover one of the Kohala Coast's lesser-known gems.
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