15 days in Hawaii Itinerary

15 days in Hawaii Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Hilo, Island of Hawaii
— 2 nights
2
Kihei, Maui
— 2 nights
3
Lihue, Kauai
— 3 nights
4
Honolulu, Oahu
— 7 nights

2
nights
Hilo, Island of Hawaii

Hilo ©
One of the island of Hawaii's major towns, Hilo contains a mix of Asian and Polynesian cultures and is known for its proximity to a national park encompassing two active volcanoes.
On the 14th (Sun), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: admire the natural beauty at Liliuokalani Gardens, identify plant and animal life at Hawaii Tropical Botanical Garden, get a taste of the local shopping with Hilo Farmers Market, thentake a memorable drive along Saddle Road, and finally admire the sheer force of Rainbow Falls.

For ratings, other places to visit, where to stay, and tourist information, you can read our Hilo road trip app.

New York City to Hilo is an approximately 15-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from New York City to Hilo is minus 5 hours. June in Hilo sees daily highs of °F and lows of °F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Mon) so you can travel to Kihei.

Things to do in Hilo

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trips

Hawaii Volcanoes National Park, Hawaii Tropical Botanical Garden, Jagger Museum, Saddle Road
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Hawaii Tropical Botanical Garden ©
Hawaii Tropical Botanical Garden
Kilauea Iki Trailhead ©
Kilauea Iki Trailhead
Thurston Lava Tube (Nahuku) ©
Thurston Lava Tube (Nahuku)

2
nights
Kihei, Maui

Kihei ©
Stretching over 9.7 km (6 mi) of pristine south Maui coastline, Kihei is the island's driest and sunniest region, making it a perfect location for water activities and beach leisure.
Kick off your visit on the 16th (Tue): enjoy the sand and surf at Kapalua Beach, glide through the air with a parasailing or paragliding tour, and then kick your exploration up a notch at some of the top local zipline courses and adventure parks. Here are some ideas for day two: enjoy the sand and surf at Wailea Beach, thenkick back and relax at Makena Beach, and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Kamaole Beach Park III.

To see maps, more things to do, traveler tips, and more tourist information, refer to the Kihei road trip planning tool.

You can fly from Hilo to Kihei in 3 hours. In June, daytime highs in Kihei are °F, while nighttime lows are °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Lihue.

Things to do in Kihei

Outdoors Beaches Parks

Side Trips

Wailea, Parasailing & Paragliding, Zipline, Kapalua Beach
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Kapalua Beach ©
Kapalua Beach
Wailea Beach ©
Wailea Beach
Zipline

3
nights
Lihue, Kauai

Lihue ©
Lihue or Līhue is an unincorporated census-designated place (CDP) and the county seat of Kauai County, Hawaii. Family-friendly places like Scuba & Snorkeling and Ke'e Beach will thrill your kids. You'll discover tucked-away gems like Zipline and Shipwreck Beach. Venture out of the city with trips to Hanalei (Hanalei Valley Lookout, Wai`oli Hui`ia Church, &more) and Na Pali Coast State Park (in Wainiha). The adventure continues: kick back and relax at Tunnels Beach and stroll through Hanalei Bay.

To find more things to do, traveler tips, other places to visit, and other tourist information, go to the Lihue itinerary planner.

Fly from Kihei to Lihue in 3 hours. June in Lihue sees daily highs of °F and lows of °F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Sat) early enough to travel to Honolulu.

Things to do in Lihue

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Hanalei, Poipu, Kauai, Scuba & Snorkeling, Na Pali Coast State Park
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Ke'e Beach ©
Ke'e Beach
Scuba & Snorkeling
Na Pali Coast State Park ©
Na Pali Coast State Park

7
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.
Visit USS Arizona Memorial and National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific for their historical value. Discover out-of-the-way places like Lanikai Beach and Scuba & Snorkeling. Get out of town with these interesting Honolulu side-trips: Haleiwa (Waimea Valley & Waimea Bay), Makaha Beach Park (in Waianae) and Sharks Cove (in Pupukea). The adventure continues: get to know the fascinating history of Makapuu Lighthouse Trail, see the interesting displays at USS Bowfin Submarine Museum & Park, hike along Koko Crater Railway Trail, and enjoy the sand and surf at Kapiolani Regional Park.

For ratings, traveler tips, more things to do, and tourist information, you can read our Honolulu trip builder app.

You can fly from Lihue to Honolulu in 2.5 hours. In June in Honolulu, expect temperatures between °F during the day and °F at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 27th (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Honolulu

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Kailua, Haleiwa, Ko Olina Lagoons, Pele's Chair, Makaha Beach Park
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Lanikai Beach ©
Lanikai Beach
Makapuu Lighthouse Trail ©
Makapuu Lighthouse Trail
USS Arizona Memorial ©
USS Arizona Memorial

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