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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 ...
RLONGSTONE
04/15
This was the best part of our trip. We rented scooters for $35.00 from Scooter Rentlez... The gentlemen who ... Read more
songbirdfeeder
04/15
In Kona we rented a car and drove to Naalehu's post office, the southernmost post office in the United ... Read more
climbmike
04/15
Kona is a tender port. The process to tender to shore is straight forward and well managed, but it did take ... Read more
hamblinair
03/15
Rented a car and went to the beach. Worst day for us weather wise, but not a washout, so we went exploring ... Read more
julzcruz
03/15
We went to the Kona brewery pub. Great selection of beers plus good food! Afterwards walked down the main ... Read more
Footloose Oz
02/15
Lovely little town, we had a tender into port and then simply explored the township. Then went for a swim in ... Read more
tatanka49
10/14
This is a tender port. I had originally rented a car but decided with the tender, it may be difficult to get ... Read more
duff314
10/14
In Kona the ship docks right near town. This is a tendering port, so the ship anchors off shore and you take ... Read more
flgranny4
06/14
KONA BY LAND & SEA - just so-so spent too much time in the store. Read more
Rackemup
06/14
Had a rental car for the day. Drove north up the coast. Loved the landscape of all the lava flows. Black ... Read more
missqueenie
04/14
Loved this port. Lots of small shops. A quaint little village. Beautiful water. Read more
robbob1833
11/13
For sure the prettier side of the big island. We met up with friends who live in Kona and they took us to ... Read more
OrionSkye79
10/13
I did not care for Kona. I did snorkel though, so I had fun doing that. Read more
Kalaki
09/13
Very beautiful. There are two beaches in walking distance. You can rent chairs and kayaks at bay beach. We ... Read more
Loveabeach
08/13
We booked this excursion through NCL. We chose the Captain Zodiac Rafting & Snorkelling tour. It was such a ... Read more
SunshineDawn
08/13
Took tender from POA and enjoyed the Town of Kona -- shopping, eating & drinking. Read more
CA_Traveler_7
08/13
Kona was a tender port which means they use the life boats to take you from the ship to the landing, very ... Read more
DrBramsh
07/13
We actually took a taxi ride to Kona Coffee company, Cook's Bay, the Painted church & the City of Refuge. ... Read more
banditbandit
07/13
Fun little port with side trip to Kona Brewery and King's summer residence. Great shops and beautiful coastal ... Read more
sheltielover56
06/13
We had no excursions booked for this day as we felt we would probably need a more low key day after our ... Read more
tnt_ca_cruiser
06/13
Like Lahaina, you tender to this port. Renting a car can be expensive if you reserve one at the King ... Read more
Holomoku
05/13
We live in the islands so did no tours or sightseeing while in the ports. Read more
CruiseHaters
05/13
This is a tender port but the beach here is very nice. We enjoyed the beach here more than the other ports ... Read more
simisue
05/13
Tender. Lots to do in town. Tender drops you off in the center of town. Took private excursions Read more
Mighty Joe
05/13
Took free shuttle Wal-Mart while Mac nuts were cheaper than on the factory. McDonald in store with free wi ... Read more

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