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Kona History and Culture - 5 Hours

Ancient Hawaiians used Kona, on the island of Hawaii, as the main capital city during the reign of King Kamehameha the Great. The area is rich with Hawaiian folklore and stories. From land divisions, ancient fishponds, Heiau-temples, and royal palaces, we will take you on a journey through this historic area.

  • Hotel pickup and return from Kona hotels and Hualalai, Keauhou, Waikoloa, Mauna Lani and Mauna Kea
  • Visit Pu’uhonua ‘O Honaunau, a place of refuge
  • Observe ancient Hawaiian Heiau-temples such as Ku’emanu and Ahu’ena
  • Lekeleke burial grounds and the story of the Ai Kapu
  • Take in the beauty of Hulihee’e Royal Palace

What to bring:

  • Comfortable shoes for walking
  • Extra pair of Slipper/Flip Flops
  • Sunscreen, Hat, and Sunglasses
  • Extra change of clothes
  • Bring a water bottle
(Retail Pricing, Tax Not Included)
  • Adult: $145.12
  • Child: $129.07 (Children 2-11 years old)
Times
North Kona Departures
  • 7:55 AM (Approx Return 3:45 PM)
South Kona Departures
  • 7:30 AM (Approx Return 3:05 PM)