15 days in Hawaii Itinerary

15 days in Hawaii Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Honolulu, Oahu
— 5 nights
2
Lihue, Kauai
— 1 night
3
Kihei, Maui
— 4 nights
4
Hilo, Island of Hawaii
— 2 nights
5
Kailua-Kona, Island of Hawaii
— 2 nights

5
nights
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.
Explore Honolulu's surroundings by going to Pu’u O Mahuka Heiau State Monument (in Pupukea), Haleiwa (Sunset Beach Park & Waimea Bay) and Kailua Beach Park (in Kailua). The adventure continues: explore the different monuments and memorials at USS Arizona Memorial, hike along Diamond Head State Monument, stroll through Waikiki Beach, and take a tour of Battleship Missouri Memorial.

To see more things to do, ratings, photos, and more tourist information, read our Honolulu day trip planning app.

Toronto, Canada to Honolulu is an approximately 13.5-hour flight. The time zone changes from Eastern Standard Time (EST) to Hawaii Standard Time (HST), which is usually a -5 hour difference. Expect much warmer temperatures when traveling from Toronto in February; daily highs in Honolulu reach °C and lows reach °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Thu) so you can travel to Lihue.

Things to do in Honolulu

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Haleiwa, Pu’u O Mahuka Heiau State Monument, Polynesian Cultural Center, Kailua Beach Park
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USS Arizona Memorial ©
USS Arizona Memorial
Diamond Head State Monument ©
Diamond Head State Monument
Waikiki Beach ©
Waikiki Beach

1
night
Lihue, Kauai

Lihue ©
Lihue or Līhue is an unincorporated census-designated place (CDP) and the county seat of Kauai County, Hawaii. Kick off your visit on the 14th (Fri): take in the dramatic natural features at Spouting Horn, thenstroll through Poipu Beach Park, thensee the world from above with a helicopter tour, and finally immerse yourself in nature at Wailua River State Park.

For reviews, traveler tips, photos, and tourist information, use the Lihue road trip tool.

Traveling by flight from Honolulu to Lihue takes 2.5 hours. In February, daily temperatures in Lihue can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Fri) to allow time to travel to Kihei.

Things to do in Lihue

Parks Tours Nature

Side Trips

Poipu, Wailua River State Park
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Poipu Beach Park ©
Poipu Beach Park
Helicopter Tours
Spouting Horn ©
Spouting Horn

4
nights
Kihei, Maui

Kihei ©
Stretching over 9.7 km (6 mi) of pristine south Maui coastline, Kihei is the island's driest and sunniest region, making it a perfect location for water activities and beach leisure.
Explore Kihei's surroundings by going to Haleakala Crater (in Haleakala National Park) and Lahaina (Lahaina Banyan Court, Ka'anapali Beach, &more). There's much more to do: observe the fascinating underwater world at Maui Ocean Center, admire the majestic nature at Iao Valley, kick back and relax at Kalepolepo Beach Park, and cruise along Hana Highway - Road to Hana.

Find out how to plan Kihei trip without stress by asking Inspirock to help create an itinerary.

You can fly from Lihue to Kihei in 3 hours. Expect a daytime high around °C in February, and nighttime lows around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Tue) early enough to travel to Hilo.

Things to do in Kihei

Parks Outdoors Nature

Side Trips

Lahaina, Wailuku, Hana Highway - Road to Hana, Haleakala Crater
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Haleakala Crater ©
Haleakala Crater
Maui Ocean Center ©
Maui Ocean Center
Hana Highway - Road to Hana ©
Hana Highway - Road to Hana

2
nights
Hilo, Island of Hawaii

Hilo ©
One of the island of Hawaii's major towns, Hilo contains a mix of Asian and Polynesian cultures and is known for its proximity to a national park encompassing two active volcanoes.
On the 19th (Wed), hike along Kipuka Puaulu (Bird Park) Trail, thenhike along Kilauea Iki Trailhead, thentake in nature's colorful creations at Liliuokalani Gardens, and finally admire the sheer force of Akaka Falls State Park. On the 20th (Thu), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: head outdoors with Keanakakoi Crater Overlook, stroll through Devastation Trail, and then explore the striking landscape at Thurston Lava Tube (Nahuku).

For other places to visit, reviews, where to stay, and more tourist information, read Hilo trip website.

Fly from Kihei to Hilo in 3 hours. In February, daily temperatures in Hilo can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Thu) early enough to drive to Kailua-Kona.

Things to do in Hilo

Parks Outdoors Trails

Side Trip

Hawaii Volcanoes National Park
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Kilauea Iki Trailhead ©
Kilauea Iki Trailhead
Akaka Falls State Park ©
Akaka Falls State Park
Thurston Lava Tube (Nahuku) ©
Thurston Lava Tube (Nahuku)

2
nights
Kailua-Kona, Island of Hawaii

Thanks to its favorable location near a mountain range blocking the northeasterly trade winds, Kailua-Kona gets little rainfall, allowing adventure seekers and nature lovers a chance to enjoy over 300 days of sunshine each year.
Kick off your visit on the 21st (Fri): look for all kinds of wild species at Wildlife Areas and then fulfill a lifelong dream with a swim-with-the-dolphins experience.

For more things to do and more tourist information, you can read our Kailua-Kona online driving holiday planner.

Traveling by car from Hilo to Kailua-Kona takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In February, daily temperatures in Kailua-Kona can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Sat) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Kailua-Kona

Tours Outdoors Wildlife
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Swim with Dolphins
Dolphin & Whale Watching

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