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Kailua-Kona

Kailua-Kona is a town located on the western coast of the Big Island of Hawaii in the United States. It is the county seat of Hawaii County and has a population of around 12,000. The town is situated on the Kona Coast, which is known for its sunny, warm weather and pristine beaches.

Kailua-Kona is a popular tourist destination in Hawaii, offering a variety of activities and attractions. The town is home to a number of historical sites, including the Hulihee Palace and the Ahuena Heiau. The town is also home to the Ironman World Championship Triathlon, which takes place every October.

The town is also home to some of the best beaches in the state, including Kailua Beach Park and Kahalu’u Beach Park. These beaches offer great swimming, surfing, and snorkeling opportunities.

Kailua-Kona is also home to many restaurants and bars, making it a great place to visit for a night out or a weekend getaway. There are also plenty of shopping opportunities, including the Ali’i Drive Shopping Center and the Kona Commons Shopping Center.

Kailua-Kona is located on the western side of the Big Island of Hawaii, about 25 miles south of Hawaii Volcanoes National Park. The town is located at an elevation of about 1000 feet, which gives it a beautiful view of the surrounding area.

Kailua-Kona has a rich history that dates back to the early 1800s. In 1820, the first missionaries arrived in the area and established a mission. In 1864, King Kamehameha V established the town of Kailua-Kona, which was then the capital of the Hawaiian Kingdom.

Today, Kailua-Kona is a vibrant town that offers a variety of activities and attractions for visitors and locals alike. From the beaches to the restaurants and shopping, Kailua-Kona is a great place to visit.

Excursion tips for a day in Kailua-Kona

1. Visit Hulihee Palace, a historical landmark built in 1838, to learn about the history of the Hawaiian monarchy.

2. Take a stroll along Ali’i Drive, the main street in Kailua-Kona, and explore the many shops and restaurants.

3. Spend the morning at Kahalu’u Beach Park, a popular beach for swimming, snorkeling, and stand-up paddleboarding.

4. Stop by the Kona Brewing Company for a tour and tasting of their local craft beer.

5. Enjoy a delicious lunch at Huggo’s on the Rocks, a waterfront restaurant with stunning ocean views.

6. Take a boat tour of Kealakekua Bay and discover the ancient Hawaiian ruins.

7. Visit the nearby Pu’uhonua o Honaunau National Historical Park for an afternoon of exploring the sacred grounds.

8. Spend the evening at the Manta Ray Night Dive, an unforgettable experience of swimming with manta rays.

9. End the day with a sunset dinner at the Kona Inn, a historic restaurant with a beautiful view of the harbor.

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The climate in Kailua-Kona

Spring (March-May): Spring in Kailua-Kona is generally warm and dry with average temperatures ranging from the mid-70s to the mid-80s. Summer (June-August): Summer in Kailua-Kona is hot and humid with temperatures ranging from the mid-80s to the mid-90s. Fall (September-November): Fall in Kailua-Kona is usually warm and dry with temperatures ranging from the mid-70s to the mid-80s. Winter (December-February): Winter in Kailua-Kona is mild and humid with temperatures ranging from the mid-70s to the mid-80s.

Cruise weather for Kailua-Kona

Our weather forecast for Kailua-Kona helps plan your stay according to the weather. For sunny days, pack light and breathable clothes, swimwear, and sunscreen. For winter weather, it's recommended to bring warm clothes, gloves, a hat, sturdy footwear, and a raincoat.

Date Icon Temperature Wind speed/gusts Cloudiness/Visibility Air humidity/pressure Sunrise/Sunset
Jul. 21st 2024 Jul. 21st 2024 max: 25.5 °C
min: 22.3 °C
15.1 m/s
12.6 m/s
60.1 %
17.2 m
78.2 %
1,018 hPa
05:56:24
19:04:28
Jul. 22nd 2024 Jul. 22nd 2024 max: 25.0 °C
min: 21.9 °C
13.0 m/s
9.7 m/s
42.4 %
24.1 m
74.0 %
1,017 hPa
05:56:46
19:04:09
Jul. 23rd 2024 Jul. 23rd 2024 max: 25.6 °C
min: 22.1 °C
14.0 m/s
13.3 m/s
27.7 %
23.8 m
73.6 %
1,016 hPa
05:57:08
19:03:50
Jul. 24th 2024 Jul. 24th 2024 max: 25.7 °C
min: 22.6 °C
12.6 m/s
7.2 m/s
66.3 %
24.0 m
73.9 %
1,017 hPa
05:57:30
19:03:29
Jul. 25th 2024 Jul. 25th 2024 max: 25.9 °C
min: 22.6 °C
11.9 m/s
7.9 m/s
40.6 %
21.7 m
70.9 %
1,018 hPa
05:57:51
19:03:08
Jul. 26th 2024 Jul. 26th 2024 max: 25.4 °C
min: 22.7 °C
12.6 m/s
9.0 m/s
34.7 %
19.0 m
66.2 %
1,016 hPa
05:58:13
19:02:45
Jul. 27th 2024 Jul. 27th 2024 max: 25.4 °C
min: 22.7 °C
13.0 m/s
10.1 m/s
66.6 %
10.3 m
73.3 %
1,015 hPa
05:58:34
19:02:21
Jul. 28th 2024 Jul. 28th 2024 max: 25.8 °C
min: 22.1 °C
18.4 m/s
13.3 m/s
99.4 %
16.3 m
77.5 %
1,015 hPa
05:58:56
19:01:57
Jul. 29th 2024 Jul. 29th 2024 max: 25.3 °C
min: 22.4 °C
19.8 m/s
16.9 m/s
99.1 %
19.9 m
77.5 %
1,015 hPa
05:59:17
19:01:31
Jul. 30th 2024 Jul. 30th 2024 max: 24.7 °C
min: 22.6 °C
16.2 m/s
18.7 m/s
98.1 %
23.5 m
75.1 %
1,016 hPa
05:59:38
19:01:04
Jul. 31st 2024 Jul. 31st 2024 max: 24.6 °C
min: 22.6 °C
17.3 m/s
15.1 m/s
93.7 %
20.5 m
77.7 %
1,016 hPa
05:59:58
19:00:36
Aug. 1st 2024 Aug. 1st 2024 max: 25.6 °C
min: 22.5 °C
14.8 m/s
13.0 m/s
79.0 %
14.6 m
74.4 %
1,016 hPa
06:00:19
19:00:07

Cruises to Kailua-Kona

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Scheduled ship calls in Kailua-Kona, United States of America
Date Ship Arrival Departure Details
Jul. 24th 2024 Wednesday, 24th of Jul. 2024 Pride of America 07:00 am 05:30 pm
Jul. 31st 2024 Wednesday, 31st of Jul. 2024 Pride of America 07:00 am 05:30 pm
Aug. 7th 2024 Wednesday, 7th of Aug. 2024 Pride of America 07:00 am 05:30 pm
Aug. 14th 2024 Wednesday, 14th of Aug. 2024 Pride of America 07:00 am 05:30 pm
Aug. 21st 2024 Wednesday, 21st of Aug. 2024 Pride of America 07:00 am 05:30 pm
Aug. 28th 2024 Wednesday, 28th of Aug. 2024 Pride of America 07:00 am 05:30 pm
Sep. 4th 2024 Wednesday, 4th of Sep. 2024 Pride of America 07:00 am 05:30 pm
Sep. 11th 2024 Wednesday, 11th of Sep. 2024 Pride of America 07:00 am 05:30 pm
Sep. 16th 2024 Monday, 16th of Sep. 2024 Ruby Princess 08:00 am 06:00 pm
Sep. 18th 2024 Wednesday, 18th of Sep. 2024 Pride of America 07:00 am 05:30 pm
Sep. 24th 2024 Tuesday, 24th of Sep. 2024 Carnival Miracle 08:00 am 04:00 pm
Sep. 25th 2024 Wednesday, 25th of Sep. 2024 Pride of America 07:00 am 05:30 pm
Sep. 28th 2024 Saturday, 28th of Sep. 2024 Celebrity Solstice 08:00 am 06:00 pm
Sep. 29th 2024 Sunday, 29th of Sep. 2024 Celebrity Edge 08:00 am 12:00 am
Sep. 30th 2024 Monday, 30th of Sep. 2024 Celebrity Edge 12:00 am 05:00 pm
Oct. 2nd 2024 Wednesday, 2nd of Oct. 2024 Pride of America 07:00 am 05:30 pm
Oct. 5th 2024 Saturday, 5th of Oct. 2024 Royal Princess 09:00 am 07:00 pm
Oct. 7th 2024 Monday, 7th of Oct. 2024 MS Zaandam 08:00 am 06:00 pm
Oct. 9th 2024 Wednesday, 9th of Oct. 2024 Pride of America 07:00 am 05:30 pm
Oct. 15th 2024 Tuesday, 15th of Oct. 2024 MS Koningsdam 08:00 am 06:00 pm
Oct. 16th 2024 Wednesday, 16th of Oct. 2024 Pride of America 07:00 am 05:30 pm
Oct. 23rd 2024 Wednesday, 23rd of Oct. 2024 Pride of America 07:00 am 05:30 pm
Oct. 30th 2024 Wednesday, 30th of Oct. 2024 Pride of America 07:00 am 05:30 pm
Oct. 31st 2024 Thursday, 31st of Oct. 2024 MS Westerdam 08:00 am 05:00 pm
Nov. 6th 2024 Wednesday, 6th of Nov. 2024 Pride of America 07:00 am 05:30 pm
Nov. 13th 2024 Wednesday, 13th of Nov. 2024 Pride of America 07:00 am 05:30 pm
Nov. 20th 2024 Wednesday, 20th of Nov. 2024 Pride of America 07:00 am 05:30 pm
Nov. 27th 2024 Wednesday, 27th of Nov. 2024 Pride of America 07:00 am 05:30 pm
Nov. 29th 2024 Friday, 29th of Nov. 2024 MS Zaandam 08:00 am 06:00 pm
Dec. 4th 2024 Wednesday, 4th of Dec. 2024 Pride of America 07:00 am 05:30 pm
Dec. 7th 2024 Saturday, 7th of Dec. 2024 Seabourn Quest 07:00 am 06:00 pm
Dec. 11th 2024 Wednesday, 11th of Dec. 2024 Pride of America 07:00 am 05:30 pm
Dec. 18th 2024 Wednesday, 18th of Dec. 2024 Pride of America 07:00 am 05:30 pm
Dec. 25th 2024 Wednesday, 25th of Dec. 2024 Pride of America 07:00 am 05:30 pm
Dec. 27th 2024 Friday, 27th of Dec. 2024 MS Zaandam 08:00 am 05:00 pm
Jan. 1st 2025 Wednesday, 1st of Jan. 2025 Pride of America 07:00 am 05:30 pm
Jan. 8th 2025 Wednesday, 8th of Jan. 2025 Pride of America 07:00 am 05:30 pm
Jan. 15th 2025 Wednesday, 15th of Jan. 2025 Pride of America 07:00 am 05:30 pm
Jan. 15th 2025 Wednesday, 15th of Jan. 2025 Silver Shadow 08:00 am 06:00 pm
Jan. 21st 2025 Tuesday, 21st of Jan. 2025 MS Koningsdam 08:00 am 06:00 pm
Jan. 22nd 2025 Wednesday, 22nd of Jan. 2025 Pride of America 07:00 am 05:30 pm
Jan. 29th 2025 Wednesday, 29th of Jan. 2025 Pride of America 07:00 am 05:30 pm
Feb. 5th 2025 Wednesday, 5th of Feb. 2025 Pride of America 07:00 am 05:30 pm
Feb. 7th 2025 Friday, 7th of Feb. 2025 MS Koningsdam 08:00 am 06:00 pm
Feb. 12th 2025 Wednesday, 12th of Feb. 2025 Pride of America 07:00 am 05:30 pm
Feb. 19th 2025 Wednesday, 19th of Feb. 2025 Pride of America 07:00 am 05:30 pm
Feb. 21st 2025 Friday, 21st of Feb. 2025 MS Koningsdam 08:00 am 07:00 pm
Feb. 26th 2025 Wednesday, 26th of Feb. 2025 Pride of America 07:00 am 05:30 pm
Mar. 5th 2025 Wednesday, 5th of Mar. 2025 Pride of America 07:00 am 05:30 pm
Mar. 12th 2025 Wednesday, 12th of Mar. 2025 Pride of America 07:00 am 05:30 pm

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