8 days in Hawaii Itinerary

8 days in Hawaii Itinerary

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1
Hanalei, Kauai
— 1 night
2
Volcano, Island of Hawaii
— 1 night
3
Honolulu, Oahu
— 2 nights

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night
Hanalei, Kauai

Hanalei ©
Hanalei is a census-designated place (CDP) in Kauai County, Hawaii, United States. Kick off your visit on the 2nd (Tue): trek along Kalalau Trail, identify plant and animal life at Na Pali Coast State Park, and then enjoy the sand and surf at Tunnels Beach. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: identify plant and animal life at Kilauea Point National Wildlife Refuge and then enjoy the sand and surf at Hanalei Beach.

To find more things to do, where to stay, photos, and other tourist information, read our Hanalei road trip planning website.

Pune, India to Hanalei is an approximately 29-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Pune to Hanalei is minus 15.5 hours. April in Hanalei sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 3rd (Wed) early enough to travel to Volcano.

Things to do in Hanalei

Parks Wildlife Outdoors

Side Trips

Kauai, Kilauea Point National Wildlife Refuge, Na Pali Coast State Park
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Na Pali Coast State Park ©
Na Pali Coast State Park
Hanalei Beach ©
Hanalei Beach
Kilauea Point National Wildlife Refuge ©
Kilauea Point National Wildlife Refuge

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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.
On the 4th (Thu), look for gifts at Hilo Coffee Mill, view the masterpieces at 2400 Fahrenheit Art Glass, admire the natural beauty at Volcano Garden Arts, tour the pleasant surroundings at Kilauea Iki Trailhead, thentake in the dramatic natural features at Thurston Lava Tube (Nahuku), and finally see the interesting displays at Jagger Museum.

To find where to stay, other places to visit, ratings, and more tourist information, you can read our Volcano trip builder tool.

You can fly from Hanalei to Volcano in 7 hours. In April, daytime highs in Volcano are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Thu) so you can travel to Honolulu.

Things to do in Volcano

Parks Shopping Museums

Side Trips

Hawaii Volcanoes National Park, Hilo Coffee Mill
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Kilauea Iki Trailhead ©
Kilauea Iki Trailhead
Thurston Lava Tube (Nahuku) ©
Thurston Lava Tube (Nahuku)
Jagger Museum ©
Jagger Museum

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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.
Start off your visit on the 5th (Fri): take an in-depth tour of Iolani Palace, thenstroll through Koko Crater Railway Trail, and then kick back and relax at Waikiki Beach. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: explore the different monuments and memorials at National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific, pause for some photo ops at USS Arizona Memorial, and then kick back and relax at Lanikai Beach.

For other places to visit, photos, reviews, and more tourist information, use the Honolulu day trip planning app.

Fly from Volcano to Honolulu in 4.5 hours. In April, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Honolulu

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trip

Lanikai Beach
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Koko Crater Railway Trail ©
Koko Crater Railway Trail
USS Arizona Memorial ©
USS Arizona Memorial
Lanikai Beach ©
Lanikai Beach

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