20 days in Hawaii Itinerary

20 days in Hawaii Itinerary

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Honolulu, Oahu
— 9 nights
2
Naalehu, Island of Hawaii
— 2 nights
3
Haleakala National Park, Maui
— 2 nights
4
Wailea, Maui
— 5 nights

9
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.
You'll get in some beach time at Waikiki Beach and Ko Olina Lagoons. Popular historic sites such as Makapuu Lighthouse Trail and Byodo-In Temple are in your itinerary. Change things up with these side-trips from Honolulu: Kailua (Kayaking & Canoeing & Kailua Beach Park), Kokololio Beach Park (in Hauula) and Haleiwa (Waimea Bay, Sunset Beach Park, &more). There's still lots to do: kick back and relax at Sharks Cove, admire the sheer force of Manoa Falls, examine the collection at Bishop Museum, and trek along Koko Crater Railway Trail.

For traveler tips, reviews, more things to do, and more tourist information, read Honolulu travel planner.

San Francisco to Honolulu is an approximately 8-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Pacific Standard Time to Hawaii Standard Time is minus 2 hours. In March, Honolulu is somewhat warmer than San Francisco - with highs of 81°F and lows of 68°F. On the 13th (Sat), you're off to Naalehu.

Things to do in Honolulu

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches

Side Trips

Oahu, Haleiwa, Kailua, Turtle Bay Beach, Sharks Cove
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Makapuu Lighthouse Trail ©
Makapuu Lighthouse Trail
Kailua Beach Park ©
Kailua Beach Park
Waimanalo Beach ©
Waimanalo Beach

2
nights
Naalehu, Island of Hawaii

Naalehu ©
Naalehu is a census-designated place in Hawaii County, Hawaii. Kick off your visit on the 13th (Sat): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Wood Valley Temple. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 14th (Sun): explore the fascinating underground world of Kula Kai Caverns, then experience rural life at Paradise Meadows Orchard & Bee Farm Home of Hawaii's Local Buzz, and then kick back and relax at Papakōlea Green Sand Beach.

For where to stay, photos, other places to visit, and other tourist information, use the Naalehu driving holiday planner.

You can fly from Honolulu to Naalehu in 5.5 hours. When traveling from Honolulu in March, plan for a bit cooler days and colder nights in Naalehu: temperatures range from 66°F by day to 44°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Haleakala National Park.

Things to do in Naalehu

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches

Side Trips

Wood Valley Temple, Kula Kai Caverns
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Papakōlea Green Sand Beach ©
Papakōlea Green Sand Beach
Kula Kai Caverns ©
Kula Kai Caverns

2
nights
Haleakala National Park, Maui

Haleakala National Park ©
Haleakala National Park offers visitors the rare opportunity to walk down into the intact crater of a volcano.
On the 15th (Mon), experience rural life at ONO Organic Farms, then make a trip to Charles Lindbergh's Grave, then identify plant and animal life at Pools at Ohe'o, and finally ride a horse along Pipiwai Trail. On the 16th (Tue), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: take in the exciting artwork at Laura Mango Art Gallery, take in the spiritual surroundings of Kahanu Garden, then enjoy the sand and surf at Wai'anapanapa State Park, and finally take in the exciting artwork at Hana Coast Gallery.

To see other places to visit, more things to do, reviews, and more tourist information, read our Haleakala National Park day trip tool.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Naalehu to Haleakala National Park. When traveling from Naalehu in March, plan for somewhat warmer days in Haleakala National Park, with highs around 82°F, while nights are warmer with lows around 65°F. On the 17th (Wed), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Wailea.

Things to do in Haleakala National Park

Parks · Outdoors · Nature

Side Trips

Hana, Charles Lindbergh's Grave, Hui No‘eau Visual Arts Center
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Pools at Ohe'o ©
Pools at Ohe'o
Hana Coast Gallery ©
Hana Coast Gallery
Kahanu Garden
Kahanu Garden

5
nights
Wailea, Maui

Wailea ©
Wailea is a census-designated place (CDP) in Maui County, Hawaii, United States. You'll explore and learn at Alexander & Baldwin Sugar Museum and Ocean Science Discovery Center. Discover out-of-the-way places like Ho'okipa Beach Park and Makena Beach. Change things up with these side-trips from Wailea: Kapalua (Kapalua Beach & D.T. Fleming Park). And it doesn't end there: enjoy the sand and surf at Wailea Beach Path, stroll through Kamaole Beach Park II, paddle through the water with a kayaking and canoeing tour, and get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports.

To find maps, photos, traveler tips, and tourist information, you can read our Wailea trip itinerary builder.

Explore your travel options from Haleakala National Park to Wailea with the Route module. In March, daytime highs in Wailea are 82°F, while nighttime lows are 65°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Mon) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Wailea

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches

Side Trips

Kihei, Wailuku, Kapalua, Helicopter Tours, Ho'okipa Beach Park
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Wailea Beach Path ©
Wailea Beach Path
Keawakapu Beach ©
Keawakapu Beach
Little Beach ©
Little Beach

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