13 days in Hawaii Itinerary

13 days in Hawaii Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Hawaii trip itinerary maker

Plan created by another user. Make it yours

Route & dates

1
Lahaina, Maui
— 2 nights
2
Haleakala National Park, Maui
— 2 nights
3
Hawaii Volcanoes National Park, Island of Hawaii
— 2 nights
4
Volcano, Island of Hawaii
— 2 nights
5
Honolulu, Oahu
— 4 nights

2
nights
Lahaina, Maui

Once the booming capital of the Hawaiian Kingdom, the tropical paradise of Lahaina still remains one of Maui's top vacation attractions, providing both culture and recreation.
Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 20th (Tue): get outside with The Ocean Project On Maui, thentake an in-depth tour of Baldwin Home Museum, thenpause for some serene contemplation at Maria Lanakila Catholic Church, and finally discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour.

For ratings, photos, reviews, and tourist information, read Lahaina trip itinerary app.

Tampa to Lahaina is an approximately 14-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 5 hours traveling from Tampa to Lahaina. In October, daily temperatures in Lahaina can reach °F, while at night they dip to °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Wed) to allow time to take a bus to Haleakala National Park.

Things to do in Lahaina

Outdoors Parks Historic Sites
Find places to stay Oct 19 — 21:
Highlights from your plan
Scuba & Snorkeling
Old Lahaina Courthouse ©
Old Lahaina Courthouse
Lahaina Harbor ©
Lahaina Harbor

2
nights
Haleakala National Park, Maui

Haleakala National Park ©
Haleakala National Park offers visitors the rare opportunity to walk down into the intact crater of a volcano.
Your list of things to see and do now includes Sliding Sands Trail, Haleakala Sunrise Tours, Waimoku Falls, and other attractions. Start off your visit on the 22nd (Thu): take in the dramatic scenery at Waimoku Falls, surround yourself with nature on Haleakala Sunrise Tours, stroll through Sliding Sands Trail, contemplate the geological forces at Haleakala Crater, thencruise along Haleakala Highway (Crater Road), and finally stroll through Ke‘anae Point. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Huialoha Church, tour the pleasant surroundings at Pipiwai Trail, thenlook for all kinds of wild species at Pools at Ohe'o, and finally take a peaceful walk through Bamboo Forest.

For traveler tips, reviews, ratings, and tourist information, refer to the Haleakala National Park journey planner.

You can take a bus from Lahaina to Haleakala National Park in 2 hours. October in Haleakala National Park sees daily highs of °F and lows of °F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Fri) early enough to travel to Hawaii Volcanoes National Park.

Things to do in Haleakala National Park

Parks Outdoors Nature

Side Trips

Maui, Huialoha Church
Find places to stay Oct 21 — 23:
Highlights from your plan
Pools at Ohe'o ©
Pools at Ohe'o
Haleakala Crater ©
Haleakala Crater
Huialoha Church ©
Huialoha Church

2
nights
Hawaii Volcanoes National Park, Island of Hawaii

Hawaii Volcanoes National Park ©
Volcanoes have played an important role in shaping the Earth, and Hawaii Volcanoes National Park shows visitors the process in action.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Thurston Lava Tube (Nahuku), Keanakakoi Crater Overlook and Kīlauea. Start off your visit on the 24th (Sat): contemplate the geological forces at Kīlauea, thenhead outdoors with Keanakakoi Crater Overlook, thenstroll through Kipuka Puaulu (Bird Park) Trail, and finally explore the striking landscape at Holei Sea Arch. On your second day here, hike along Sulphur Banks, thentake a memorable drive along Devastation Trail, thenexplore the striking landscape at Thurston Lava Tube (Nahuku), and finally tour the pleasant surroundings at Kilauea Iki Trailhead.

To see photos, where to stay, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read Hawaii Volcanoes National Park trip itinerary maker site.

Traveling by flight from Haleakala National Park to Hawaii Volcanoes National Park takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and taxi. In October, plan for daily highs up to °F, and evening lows to °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Volcano.

Things to do in Hawaii Volcanoes National Park

Parks Outdoors Trails
Find places to stay Oct 23 — 25:
Highlights from your plan
Kilauea Iki Trailhead ©
Kilauea Iki Trailhead
Thurston Lava Tube (Nahuku) ©
Thurston Lava Tube (Nahuku)
Holei Sea Arch ©
Holei Sea Arch

2
nights
Volcano, Island of Hawaii

Volcano ©
Those who named Volcano opted for simplicity in choosing a title, taking the nearby fire-spewing Kilauea as a source of inspiration.
Epic Lava Tours has been added to your itinerary. Start off your visit on the 26th (Mon): take in the exciting artwork at 2400 Fahrenheit Art Glass, take in nature's colorful creations at Akatsuka Orchid Gardens, take in nature's colorful creations at Volcano Garden Arts, thentake a memorable tour with Epic Lava Tours, and finally examine the collection at Jagger Museum. On the next day, admire the sheer force of Rainbow Falls, see the interesting displays at Pacific Tsunami Museum, thenadmire the natural beauty at Liliuokalani Gardens, and finally stroll through Richardson Beach Park.

For other places to visit, reviews, maps, and more tourist information, read our Volcano itinerary planner.

Volcano is just a stone's throw from Hawaii Volcanoes National Park. Expect a daytime high around °F in October, and nighttime lows around °F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 27th (Tue) so you can travel to Honolulu.

Things to do in Volcano

Museums Parks Outdoors

Side Trip

Hilo
Find places to stay Oct 25 — 27:
Highlights from your plan
Richardson Beach Park ©
Richardson Beach Park
Jagger Museum ©
Jagger Museum
Rainbow Falls ©
Rainbow Falls

4
nights
Honolulu, Oahu

Honolulu ©
In many ways much more Asian than American, Honolulu is Hawaii's largest city and its center of government, transportation, commerce, and tourism.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Experience Nutridge, Battleship Missouri Memorial, Scuba & Snorkeling, and other attractions you added. We've included these beaches for you: Lanikai Beach and Waimanalo Beach. Escape the urban bustle at Koko Crater Railway Trail and Puu Ualakaa State Park. Step out of Honolulu to go to Kailua and see Lanikai Pillboxes, which is approximately 34 minutes away. There's still lots to do: explore the different monuments and memorials at USS Arizona Memorial, see the interesting displays at Pearl Harbor Aviation Museum, and go for a walk through Diamond Head State Monument.

To find more things to do, photos, maps, and other tourist information, go to the Honolulu day trip planning tool.

Traveling by flight from Volcano to Honolulu takes 4.5 hours. In October, daytime highs in Honolulu are °F, while nighttime lows are °F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 31st (Sat) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Honolulu

Outdoors Parks Trails

Side Trips

Kailua, Waimanalo Beach
Find places to stay Oct 27 — 31:
Highlights from your plan
Koko Crater Railway Trail ©
Koko Crater Railway Trail
Lanikai Beach ©
Lanikai Beach
USS Arizona Memorial ©
USS Arizona Memorial

Similar Plans

15 days in Hawaii BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES April, teens, kids, popular sights Preferences: April, teens, kids Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 15 days in Hawaii BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES April, teens, popular sights Preferences: April, teens Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 14 days in Hawaii BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES July, teens, popular sights Preferences: July, teens Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 14 days in Hawaii BY A USER FROM ITALY August, kids, popular sights Preferences: August, kids Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 15 days in Hawaii BY A USER FROM EL SALVADOR December, teens, popular sights Preferences: December, teens Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 15 days in Singapore BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES March, popular sights Preferences: March Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 15 days in Hawaii BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES August, popular sights Preferences: August Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 15 days in Hawaii BY A USER FROM CANADA May, popular sights Preferences: May Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 14 days in Hawaii BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES December, popular sights Preferences: December Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 16 days in Hawaii BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES January, popular sights Preferences: January Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 15 days in Hawaii BY A USER FROM ITALY September, kids, outdoors, hidden gems Preferences: September, kids, outdoors Attraction style: Hidden gems Pace: Medium 15 days in Hawaii BY A USER FROM CANADA July, popular sights Preferences: July Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium
See more plans