Hawaii Kings Tour: Kona Explorations [Video]
They are trekking across Hawaii over 13 days on the Hawaii Kings Tour.
The Kona Coffee Cultural Festival is held during November in historic Kailua-Kona, a historic seaside village in the heart of the sunny Kona Coast. The former fishing village and Hawaiian royalty’s retreat is now a destination rife with lodging, shopping, dining and opportunities to learn about Hawaii’s rich culture.
Ali`i Drive is the main road, and on it are historic sites Hulihe`e Palace and Mokuaikaua Church, Hawai’i’s first church. King Kamehameha I spent his later years living near what is now King Kamehameha’s Kona Beach Resort until his death in 1819. Ahu’ena Heiau, located on the resort’s grounds, is a reconstructed temple rebuilt by Kamehameha.
The 100.5 The River contingent is staying three days at the Courtyard by Marriott King Kamehaha Kona Beach Hotel on Kamakahonu Bay.