The famed Hamakua Heritage Coast and it’s many stunning waterfalls and lush botanical gardens is the destination on this small-group tour.
Drive through the Japanese Gardens of Liliuokalani before visiting the aptly named Rainbow Falls, and the lush rainforest leading to 442 foot tall Akaka Falls. Explore the 4-mile long Onomea Scenic Route stopping at Hawaii Tropical Botanical Gardens (entrance fee included). This lush oasis is home to more than 2,000 plant species, tropical birds, and waterfalls. Enjoy a photo op at the golden King Kamehameha statue in Hilo and snag some Hawaiian mac nuts and gifts before returning to the ship.