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Home Videos & Articles These Exotic Day Trips in Hawaii Are Sure to Please Everyone

These Exotic Day Trips in Hawaii Are Sure to Please Everyone

Are you looking for an exotic adventure to make your Hawaii vacation even more memorable? We have compiled this list of off-the-beaten-path excursions and day trips. Get ready for a fun and exciting adventure in the water, a sky high adventure in a helicopter and a culinary adventure that is sure to make your taste buds soar. 1- A day trip to Lanai from Lahaina, Maui is a 45 minute scenic boat ride. While on the island, rent a 4x4 and visit The Garden of the Gods where the sand is red and the view is absolutely breathtaking. World renowned golf courses are here for your enjoyment as well as snorkeling, horseback riding, scuba diving, bike tours and much more. Four Seasons Manele Bay and Four Seasons The Lodge at Koele are the places to stay. This little known island is a big slice of heaven. 2- The Manta Ray Experience is a perfect way to learn about Planktonic marine life. Your group organizer will set up underwater lights shortly after sunset to attract the plankton. Manta Rays are drawn to the area and fed by filtering the plankton from the water using a complex system of brachial filters to ingest and then digest the food. 3- Feel a Hawaiian volcano's heat radiate from its crater as you experience live volcanic activity up close, with nothing between you and the lava! An open-door helicopter ride over a Big Island volcano is the adventure of a lifetime. After the lava warms you up, you will cook back down with breathtaking views of cascading waterfalls before soaring back to Hilo. 4- Awaken your senses on this small-group day trip highlighting Maui's best sights, scents and tastes. With your guide, travel to the top of Maui's highest peak at Haleakala National Park and take in stunning panoramic views of the Hawaiian Islands. Then, explore the fragrant lavender fields at the Ali' Kula Lavender farm before touring a winery and sampling some exquisite local wines. Enjoy incredible views along the way as you travel by deluxe limo-van with just a handful of other passengers. 5- Go behind the scenes at Merriman's Restaurant, one of the innovators of Hawaii's regional cuisine. On this unique culinary guided tour, you will visits two farms in the South Kohola district of the Big Island. This small group epicurean adventure culminates with a dinner featuring fresh ingredients from the farms visited earlier in the day. These excursions are sure to make your vacation memory friendly. Our Experts have some great resort and hotel options including Four Seasons properties, Ritz Carlton properties and many more. As always, our consortia amenities apply adding extra value to your Hawaiian vacation.

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