26 days in United States Itinerary

26 days in United States Itinerary

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Route & dates

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Princeville
— 4 nights
2
Kapaa
— 4 nights
3
Honolulu
— 4 nights
4
Kihei
— 4 nights
5
Kailua-Kona
— 4 nights
6
Volcano
— 2 nights

4
nights
Princeville

Princeville ©
Princeville is a 9,000acre, upscale, unincorporated, master-planned community of vacation homes and condos on the north shore of the island of Kauai in Kauai County, Hawaii. Wai`oli Hui`ia Church and Christ Memorial Episcopal Church are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Step off the beaten path and head to Na Pali Coast State Park and Kilauea Point National Wildlife Refuge. Take a break from Princeville with a short trip to Ke'e Beach in Haena, about 32 minutes away. There's much more to do: kick back and relax at Hanalei Beach, tour the pleasant surroundings at Anini Beach, admire all the interesting features of Hanalei Valley Lookout, and take in nature's colorful creations at Princeville Botanical Gardens.

For traveler tips, reviews, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read our Princeville trip planner.

Stockholm, Sweden to Princeville is an approximately 29-hour combination of flight and car. The time zone difference moving from Central European Standard Time (CET) to Hawaii Standard Time (HST) is minus 11 hours. Traveling from Stockholm in June, you will find days in Princeville are somewhat warmer (°C), and nights are much warmer (°C). Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Sat) early enough to drive to Kapaa.

Things to do in Princeville

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Kauai, Hanalei, Ke'e Beach, Kilauea Point National Wildlife Refuge, Na Pali Coast State Park
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Hanalei Bay ©
Hanalei Bay
Na Pali Coast State Park ©
Na Pali Coast State Park
Ke'e Beach ©
Ke'e Beach

4
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Kapaa

Noted for its low-key beaches, Kapaa is a small town with a high concentration of tourist-oriented hotels, shops, bars, and restaurants.
Head to Aloha Spice Company and Original Red Dirt Shirtsfor plenty of shopping. You'll discover tucked-away gems like Wailua Falls and Sleeping Giant Trail. Explore Kapaa's surroundings by going to Kauai Coffee Company (in Kalaheo), Poipu (Spouting Horn & Maha'ulepu Heritage Trail) and Scuba & Snorkeling (in Koloa). There's still lots to do: stroll through Kauai Path, Head underground at Wet and Dry Caves, Kauai, relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas, and kick back and relax at Lae Nani Beach.

For maps and other tourist information, read our Kapaa route planner.

You can drive from Princeville to Kapaa in an hour. June in Kapaa sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Wed) early enough to travel to Honolulu.

Things to do in Kapaa

Parks Outdoors Trails

Side Trips

Lihue, Poipu, Aloha Spice Company, Kauai Coffee Company, Wet and Dry Caves, Kauai
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Scuba & Snorkeling
Maha'ulepu Heritage Trail
Maha'ulepu Heritage Trail
Wailua Falls ©
Wailua Falls

4
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Honolulu

Honolulu ©
In many ways much more Asian than American, Honolulu is Hawaii's largest city and its center of government, transportation, commerce, and tourism.
Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Nature & Wildlife Tours and Pearl Harbor Aviation Museum. Visit USS Arizona Memorial and USS Utah Memorial for their historical value. Change things up with a short trip to Byodo-In Temple in Kaneohe (about 32 minutes away). There's still lots to do: go for a walk through Diamond Head State Monument, stroll the grounds of National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific, examine the collection at Bishop Museum, and appreciate the views at Nu’uanu Pali.

To see photos, maps, more things to do, and more tourist information, you can read our Honolulu attractions planner.

Traveling by flight from Kapaa to Honolulu takes 3 hours. In June, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Kihei.

Things to do in Honolulu

Museums Outdoors Parks

Side Trips

Nu’uanu Pali, Byodo-In Temple
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USS Arizona Memorial ©
USS Arizona Memorial
Nature & Wildlife Tours
Koko Crater Railway Trail ©
Koko Crater Railway Trail

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Kihei

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.
Step out of the city life by going to Kapalua Beach and Keawakapu Beach. We've included these beaches for you: Kamaole Beach Park III and Kamaole Beach Park II. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Kihei: Sacred Hearts Mission Church (in Kapalua) and Kapalua Coastal Trail (in Lahaina). And it doesn't end there: kick back and relax at Wailea Beach Path, indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas, tour the pleasant surroundings at Little Beach, and paddle through the water with a kayaking and canoeing tour.

To find ratings, maps, traveler tips, and tourist information, go to the Kihei sightseeing planning app.

Traveling by flight from Honolulu to Kihei takes 3 hours. In June in Kihei, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Thu) so you can travel to Kailua-Kona.

Things to do in Kihei

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Wailea, Kapalua, Kapalua Coastal Trail
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Kapalua Beach ©
Kapalua Beach
Keawakapu Beach ©
Keawakapu Beach
Wailea Beach Path ©
Wailea Beach Path

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Kailua-Kona

Kailua-Kona ©
Thanks to its favorable location near a mountain range blocking the northeasterly trade winds, Kailua-Kona gets little rainfall, allowing adventure seekers and nature lovers a chance to enjoy over 300 days of sunshine each year.
Appreciate the collections at Hulihe'e Palace and Kona Coffee Living History Farm. Pu'uhonua O Honaunau National Historical Park and H.N. Greenwell Store Museum are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Kailua-Kona: Honaunau Bay (in Honaunau) and Royal Kona Coffee Center (in Captain Cook). Next up on the itinerary: tour the pleasant surroundings at Manini'owali Beach (Kua Bay), look for all kinds of wild species at Kanaloa Octopus Farm, stop by Mountain Thunder Coffee Plantation, and explore the activities along Kahaluu Bay.

To see ratings, where to stay, traveler tips, and more tourist information, you can read our Kailua-Kona road trip planning site.

Fly from Kihei to Kailua-Kona in 5.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around °C in June, and nighttime lows around °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Volcano.

Things to do in Kailua-Kona

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trips

Honaunau, Captain Cook, H.N. Greenwell Store Museum
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Honaunau Bay ©
Honaunau Bay
Pu'uhonua O Honaunau National Historical Park ©
Manini'owali Beach (Kua Bay) ©
Manini'owali Beach (Kua Bay)

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Volcano

Volcano ©
Those who named Volcano opted for simplicity in choosing a title, taking the nearby fire-spewing Kilauea as a source of inspiration.
Kick off your visit on the 23rd (Tue): enjoy the sand and surf at Richardson Beach Park, take in the dramatic scenery at Rainbow Falls, thenadmire the natural beauty at Hawaii Tropical Botanical Garden, and finally stop by Basically Books. On the 24th (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: admire the natural beauty at Akatsuka Orchid Gardens, take a memorable drive along Devastation Trail, thencontemplate the geological forces at Kīlauea, thensee the interesting displays at Jagger Museum, and finally stroll through Kilauea Iki Trailhead.

For photos, reviews, other places to visit, and other tourist information, you can read our Volcano online attractions planner.

You can drive from Kailua-Kona to Volcano in 2.5 hours. Another option is to take a bus. Traveling from Kailua-Kona in June, plan for slightly colder nights in Volcano, with lows around °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 24th (Wed) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Volcano

Parks Outdoors Wildlife

Side Trips

Hawaii Volcanoes National Park, Hilo, Hawaii Tropical Botanical Garden
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Richardson Beach Park ©
Richardson Beach Park
Hawaii Tropical Botanical Garden ©
Hawaii Tropical Botanical Garden
Kilauea Iki Trailhead ©
Kilauea Iki Trailhead

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