The island of Hawaii, better known as the Big Island, is the largest Island in the state of Hawaii. It's bigger than all of the islands in the chain combined, and it's also the largest island in the United States. With more than 4,000 square miles to explore, where does one begin, and what are the top places you should visit?
This three-day guide breaks it down for you, so that you can explore some of the most breathtaking and adventurous places on earth. This itinerary is crafted for those who want to see it all in a short period of time: beaches, scenic lookout points, parks, and of course, lava. You'll have plenty of opportunities for snapping pictures of postcard-perfect moments or time to relax on some of the finest sands in the world.
If you're more active and want a little more of a daring trek, you can easily adjust the tour and check out some of the trails mentioned. Just make sure you own a good pair of sneakers, strong legs, and a healthy heart for the heart-pumping hikes.