Activities & Links

 PUUHONUA O HONAUNAU NATIONAL HISTORIC PARK -- The Place of Refuge, most revered of Hawaii's religious sanctuaries (25 min N)

HAWAII VOLCANOES NATIONAL PARK -- designated World Heritage Site and International Biosphere Reserve (90 min S)

PALEAKU PEACE GARDENS --a 9 acre healing sanctuary and community resource center (25 min N) 

STATE PARKS OF THE ISLAND OF HAWAII

KEALAKEKUA BAY -- marine life of Hawaii (30 min. S)

COUNTY PARKS ON THE ISLAND OF HAWAII 

EYE OF HAWAII -- comprehensive guide to the Big Island of Hawaii

TEETIMESHAWAII.COM -- book tee times on golf courses throughout Hawaii

WEST HAWAII TODAY -- the local newspaper

ALOHA FESTIVALS ON THE BIG ISLAND 

WEATHER

King Trails Ride (808) 323-2388 - Horseback down to Captain Cook Monument. Bring fins from the house, they supply the masks. www.konacowboy.com (30 min N)

ATV Adventure to the Green Sand Beach www.bedrockranchatv.com (30 min S)

Kula Kai Caverns www.kulakaicaverns.com (808) 929-7539 Explore & go spelunking in a cool cave (20 min S)

Kona Coffee Living History Farm - Guided tour. www.konahistorical.org (25 min N

Aloha Theater - (808)322-3383 Great local plays, concerts, films and a restaurant. www.alohatheatre.com(30 min N)

Hawaiian Cycling Tours - Bike 12 miles downhill to Green Sand Beach www.orchidislebicycling.com (30 min S)

Real Estate - Fell in love with Kona? Want your own Peace of Heaven? Then call Kona Carla. (808) 896-6768. www.konacarla.com ( Carla lives just up the hill. )

Masseurs - Juliet (808) 329-4574 She will come to Peace of Heaven for your massage.

Or call Toshie to set up appointments too. (808) 987-4449

Surf Lessons - Call Konaboys (808) 328-1234 www.konaboys.com (30 min N)

South Kona Scuba (808) 322-5012 Beginner lessons. Certified -rentals www.southkonascuba.net (30 min )

Churches - Do a search www.superpages.com

Gone Again Travel - Local nice travel agents, good deals. (808) 322-6061 (25 min N)

ISLAND BREEZE LUAU - King Kamehameha Hotel (808) 326-4969 (45 min N)

Fishing -Voted best charter. www.bitemesportfishing.com (808) 936-3442 (45 min N)

Best Sunset Cruise - Captain Bean's Cruises www.key2hawaii.com (45 min N)

Fairwind Cruises (808) 322-2788 Another great way to snorkel at the Captain Cook Monument. www.fair-wind.com (45 min N)

Helicopter Ride (808)961-6810 www.tropicalhelicopters.com (60 min N)

Mauna Kea Summit Adventure-Guides (808)322-2366 www.maunakea.com (2 ½ hr)

Hawaii Tropical Botanical Garden-Awesome garden www.hawaiigarden.com (2½ hr)

Want more details on exploring the island? I recommend buying Hawaii The Big Island Revealed by Andrew Doughty and Harriet Friedman

Want more details on exploring the Island?

 

 I recommend buying Hawaii The Big Island Revealed by Andrew Doughty and Harriet Friedman