Your Ultimate Cruise Guide

Kona Cruise Reviews

Kona Cruise Port
Member Reviews
Kona Overview
While cruise ships call it "Kona," this stop on the western part of the island of Hawaii is actually a region rather than an actual city. Ships anchor in Kailua Bay and tender their guests to the ...
WadeInTheWater
07/16
Best shopping option on the cruise. Read more
cruzmom68
07/16
Tender stops are not my favorite. The volcanic terrain & beautiful beaches make the tender worth it. Read more
Harrilo
06/16
We just decided to have a day on the beach next to the tender port, we hired chairs and an umbrella. Within ... Read more
nisky
06/16
We took the tender in around 8 pm and toured on our own. We did much of our shopping here. There is a ... Read more
Lrott001
06/16
Loved in, warm and sunny. Read more
Yogi B
06/16
Beautiful port! Sea turtles; monk seal. Read more
cfd58
06/16
You have to check out the painted church St. Benedicts. It was painted by the priest to teach the ... Read more
Cruiser2044
05/16
Just went shopping and had lunch with a friend that lives in Kona. Read more
drknowles
05/16
Absolutely worth the trip! Read more
niecey52
05/16
Too expensive Read more
Jillwavro
05/16
We rented a car and drove to the farmers market - lots of local fruits and veggies as well as hand made ... Read more
huskerfan100
05/16
Took a taxi to Kahaluu beach. Very good snorkeling beach. Lots of shopping right at the port. Read more
gwsster
05/16
Walked around Kona after tendering in from the ship. Great Snorkeling right next to the pier. Sisters went ... Read more
electrician513
05/16
No excursion - just did the hop on and off bus, did some shopping and beach Read more
k26cruiser
05/16
We independently rented a car and drove all over the south part of the island. We went to a Coffee Bean farm, ... Read more
Pen1993
05/16
Rented a car and just drove around to see the sights. Read more
mimk3
05/16
We did our own walking tour. Very relaxing. Read more
Fintzranch
05/16
Long bus ride Read more
Fintzranch
05/16
The best! Read more
Mnindcon
05/16
Pretty exciting to be 150' under water, but not much color ST that depth. Read more
jantravelgirl
04/16
Was a great time. Read more
kreitmeyer
04/16
Saw one turtlle Read more
crimewave
04/16
Quant little shops nice beach this is the place to get some alcohol on board undetected Read more
logantonshoes
04/16
Were supposed to take parasail excursion, but weather caused cancellation (booked thru NCL - they give you on ... Read more
Mouteremoa
04/16
Delay using tenders to get ashore Read more
Share feedback
Thank you!  Cruise Critic values your feedback.
How can we improve this page?

Thank You For Signing Up!

Please Note: To ensure delivery of your free e-letters, please add news@cruisecritic.com to your address book.
We're committed to protecting your privacy and will not rent or sell your e-mail address. By proceeding, you agree to our Privacy Policy and Terms of Use.