If you are ready to take your dream vacation, look no farther than Hawaii. Gorgeous weather, incredible surf and humpback whale watching are just some of the many reasons why winter is the best time of the year to visit this beautiful destination.
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Although active adventures are offered on the islands year-round, the winter is the best time to experience them. Instead of sweating profusely because of the summer’s harsh temperatures, you can enjoy hiking in Hawaii Volcanoes National Park, soaring through the trees on a zip lining adventure, and driving the Road to Hana without having to blast the A.C.
Winter is also the best time for festivals and celebrations. Attend the Hawaiian Slack Key Guitar Festival in Keneohe on Dec. 11, 2016; celebrate Christmas at the 20th annual Festival of Lights at Kauai’s Historic County Building; and Visit Waikiki Beach for a spectacular fireworks show on New Year’s Eve.