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Kona coast

. The Kona side of the Big Island of Hawaii is a tropical playground, offering every kind of activity and diversion imaginable. All types of water sports are readily available here, including swimming, snorkeling, scuba diving, surfing, and deep-sea fishing. In the winter months, the waters off the Kona coast are home to whales and other sea mammals. There are endless opportunities for bird watching, hiking, and mountain biking. Each October, the world’s best triathletes come to Kona to participate in the granddaddy of all triathlons, the Ironman. In the winter months, you can even ski the slopes of Mauna Kea.