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Hawaii Big Island Bike Tour - IMPROVED!

Ride Hawaii's gorgeous Big Island. Bike, hike, snorkel, sail and explore the secrets of Hawaii Volcanoes National Park on this tropical bicycle tour.

Our Classic Bike Tours

A Word from our Clients
SOUND OFF
Seamless - you just plug in. Don't worry about a plan - it's all done for you! 
Chad R. & Jody B.
Danville, California
...We will be scheduling another trip. Great program and fantastic people. 
Michael R.
Saint Louis, Missouri
Extraordinary from all standpoints.
Robert M.
Medfield, MA
Great trip - took you to places you would not see as a regular tourist.
Jerry C.
Walnut Creek, CA
It was all engineered to make sure I had a great experience from start to finish! 
Tim G.
Madison, Wisconsin
It's like going to summer camp - it's all planned for you. All you have to do is show up and have a good time. 
Laurie A.
Walnut Creek, California
One of the best in the industry. Excellent guides, accommodations, food and support. 
Dan & Patty H.
Golden, Colorado
Our Bicycle Adventures trip to Hawaii was simply the best. What a great way to experience Hawaii!
Bob & Dee L.
Fort Thomas, KY
The cycling and scenery were fantastic...the accommodations and dining were excellent. I would highly recommend Bicycle Adventures.


Susan T.
Vancover, B.C., Canada
This was a superb experience! Our guides were amazing at reading everyone's ability level and making sure everyone got to ride as much or as little as they liked. A perfect way to celebrate our 30th anniversary!
Diane & Bill L.
Charlottesville, Virginia
We loved it all!
Joan & Abbott W.
Golden, Colorado
We loved it all! The trip was such a mix of varied landscapes, experiences, and great riding (plus hiking). We had a blast! The happiest and most carefree times in my life are when I’m on a trip with Bicycle Adventures.
Vicki & Ken M.
Mission Woods, KS

Hawaii Big Island Bike Tour - IMPROVED!

'Public Nudity Prohibited' sign on the Big Island of Hawaii, west coast. Photo: Bicycle Adventures Craig Lewis, pro rider for Champion Systems, on Bicycle Adventures' Hawaii Training Tour. Steam vent, Kilauea Iki, Hawaii. Photo: Bicycle Adventures. Glowing lava flowing into the Pacific Ocean from Kilauea Volcano, Hawaii, Big Island. Photo: Bicycle Adventures Green Sea Turtle, Punalu'u, Hawaii's Big Island. Photo: Bicycle Adventures View from Waikoloa Beach Marriott Resort, Big Island, Hawaii. Photo: Bicycle Adventures. Pololu Valley, Big Island, Hawaii. Photo: Bicycle Adventures

"Hawaii is not a state of mind, but a state of grace." - Paul Theroux

Experience Hawaii's warmth, color and history - on two wheels! Bicycle dappled banyan-lined roadways, past lush coffee plantations and immense lava fields pummeled by surf. Witness the volcanic majesty of Kilauea. Take a luxury catamaran to a private snorkeling bay. Be awed by the island's astonishing biological diversity. Visit many of its historic and sacred places. Hawaii is paradise - perfected on a bicycle.

National Parks on This Tour: Hawaii Volcanoes National Park | City of Refuge National Historic Park 

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DAY 1

The start of your Big Island bike tour: Meet in Kona. Ride to the City of Refuge and Kona’s coffee country.

Meet us at the Royal Kona (public shuttle is available from/to the Kona airport) in the heart of downtown Kona. Bicycle south through Kona's coffee plantations. Continue past mango, banana and avocado trees down to the ocean. Lunch at the white sands of the City of Refuge, Pu 'uhonua O Honaunau national historic park. Long-ago Hawaiians who had displeased their king fled to this sacred place; many of its ancient ruins remain. This afternoon, stop for a tour and tasting at Greenwell Coffee Farm. Tonight, stay at the Royal Kona Oceanfront Resort and enjoy the oceanside pool, take advantage of the full-service on-site spa, or visit the local shops. 20 miles, 1,700’ gain.

DAY 2

Visit South Point, the southern-most point of the United States. Bike to Punalu’u black sand beach for an encounter with Honu (green sea turtles).

Shuttle to South Point, explore the scenic bluffs of the southern-most point in the United States. Pedal to Na’alehu for lunch at the Sweet Bread Bakery, which happens to be the southern-most bakery in the U.S. After lunch, ride the scenic southern flank of Mauna Loa to the macadamia and coffee farm-rich village of Pahala. Watch for the Hawaiian goose, the Nene, strutting here and there. Continue on to the black sand beaches of Punalu’u. Spy some honu (green sea turtles) sunning on the rocky beach. Shuttle to Volcano for tonight’s stay at Chalet Kilauea Rainforest Hotel. 35 miles, 2,700’ gain.

NOTE: The highway up to Volcano is open and safe for visitors, as are businesses and amenities in the town of Volcano.

DAY 3

Enjoy the gentle, gradual downhill from Mauna Loa. Stop to tour Akatsuka Orchid Garden, then continue downhill for an exhilarating 4,000’ descent through forests of guava, iron wood and hibiscus.

Take it easy today coasting down from Mauna Loa. Visit Akatsuka Orchid Garden for a tour and tasting where you’ll get your fill of the tangy sweet poha berries. Pedal on to the small town of Pahoa where some roads disappeared beneath creeping lava just a few years ago. Bicycle through banyan forest and farmland beside the spectacular rocky coastline. Shuttle to the Hilo Hawaiian for the next 2 nights’ stay with oceanfront views overlooking Hilo Bay. 30 miles, 400’ gain (4,000’ descent).

NOTE: As above, the highway through the town of Volcano is open and safe for visitors. We may update our itinerary when services re-open in Volcanoes National Park.  

DAY 4

This morning: Explore historic Hilo. This afternoon: Cruise the eastern shore for a glimpse of rare island formation.

Spend the morning exploring the historic town of Hilo by bike or on foot. Sample as much as you like of the farmer’s market, the Arboretum, Tsunami museum, shopping and majestic Rainbow Falls. After lunch on your own, meet us at the dock for an ocean tour around the eastern shore to see the most recent lava activity in Kapoho. Our outfitter’s Native Hawaiian Captains are US Coast Guard certified, and permitted to operate tours within the parameter of the Lava Safety Zone. Their twin-hull boats are currently able to get as close as 100 meters from the lava ocean entry. After snapping plenty of photos, cruise back to Hilo for dinner on your own.

DAY 5

Explore storied Akaka Falls. Visit dramatic Waipio Valley. Ride the Kohala Coast and Waimea ranchland.

Bicycle gentle side roads through banana and papaya plantations along the rugged tropical coastline. Cruise under hanging vines along the botanic gardens and local surf spots. Feeling like a challenge? Cycle up to Akaka Falls – or hop in the van to the view the home of the waterfall-climbing goby fish. Shuttle to the an iconic viewpoint overlooking the thousand-food cliffs of the Waipio Valley. Walls swathed in tropical green stand tall, protecting this ancient valley on three sides; the fourth is the sapphire sea. Feel like a bit more cycling? Continue through lush countryside into cowboy country before shuttling over the shoulder of Kohala to quiet Hawi village. Stay tonight at the Kohala Village Inn. 20 miles, 2,000’ gain with options for more. 

DAY 6

Celebrate a week well spent with a cruise aboard a luxury catamaran to snorkel a hidden bay.

After breakfast, shuttle to the western Kohala Coast (or bike if you wish) to board a 58-foot luxury sailing catamaran. Sail to a great dive and snorkel spot along the coast. Snorkel equipment, instruction, food, and drinks are included in your trip fee. Watch for humpback whales during their January through March migration. Some groups are fortunate enough to spy as many as 40 whales and a dozen breechings — an awesome experience! We’ll hold our closing ceremonies on the beach before heading back to Kona for return flights home.

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Hawaii Big Island Bike Tour - IMPROVED!

Trip Details

Included Activities

Biking (bikes included), snorkeling, hiking, boat tour

Days

6 days - Sunday to Friday

Levels

Can be tailored to all levels

Meals

All included except one dinner

Daily Mileage

Standard route: average 45, range 35 – 60 (longer or shorter routes available)

Start/Finish

Kona, HI / Finish in Kona, HI

2018 Departures

November 18. December 2. December 27 (Thursday).

2019 Departures

January 6. January 20. January 27. February 3. February 17. March 10. March 24. April 7. April 21. October 6. October 20. November 3. November 17. December 1. December 27 (Friday).

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Price

$3,678

Traveling Alone?

Single Room

As an optional extra, a person traveling solo on any inn-to-inn trip may reserve a room for his or her exclusive use. This will guarantee you a private room and private bath every night. Unlike other tour companies, if you're willing to share a room, there is no extra charge for coming solo, no matter when you sign up for the tour - even if you wind up with a private room by default.

SINGLE ROOM UPGRADE FOR THIS TOUR:

$993

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