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Hamakua Coast Adventure

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Trip at a Glance

  • Company

    Mauka Makai Adventures

  • Locations

    Hawaii, United States

  • Activities

    Adventure, Shore Excursion, Sightseeing

  • Price
    $130 USD per person
  • Duration

    approximately 6 hours

  • Avg Distance

    100 miles

  • Departure Day(s) and Time(s)

    Daily Departures and Flexible Times Available

  • Starting Location

    Pick-up provided from your hotel, place of lodging or cruise ship (Hilo or Kona)

  • Price Includes

    All tours include transportation, bottled water and snacks.

  • Notes

    You will have a chance to purchase a meal along the way at one of the great local eateries.


  • Explore rainforest valleys and lush waterfalls.
  • Witness a 442 foot waterfall at Akaka Falls State Park.
  • Travel the scenic route to Onomea Bay and enjoy the tropical landscape.
  • Visit Waipio Valley lookout to view the dramatic coastline and valley with a black sand beach.


Trip Info

Explore the lush tropical landscape of the Hamakua coast where beautiful waterfalls have been forged into the Big Island over time. Visit historic sugar plantation towns and the 1946 Laupahoehoe tsunami memorial. Head through the country town of Honoka’a to the Waipio Valley lookout. Take in breathtaking views of one of the island’s well known valleys that is home to a beautiful black sand beach, waterfalls, local agriculture and wild horses. Experience a piece of “old” Hawaii and taste the flavors that the local people love to enjoy.

Your adventure awaits!

Mauka Makai Adventures

Mauka Makai Adventures is a local family owned and operated business based out of East Hawai'i. Your tour guide Josh radiates the aloha spirit and is eager to share the history, culture and environment of Hawai'i Island with you. Our personalized tours are operated out of a comfortable mini-van that seats up to seven guests. Accommodations can be made for larger groups, please inquire. We are fully licensed and insured.

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