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The Unforgettable Hawaii Road Trip To Take When You’re On A Budget

The Hawaiian Islands are notoriously expensive, and whether you live in Hawaii or are attempting to plan your next vacation, it can be difficult to stay on budget. Luckily, the Hawaiian Islands are home to countless free or cheap activities. I mean, just look around: Hawaii is home to more natural beauty than any other American state, most of which is free to explore. If you’re on a shoestring budget, you’ll love this epic road trip that should cost approximately $20 per person, plus gas.

The epic road trip stops at 10 of Hawaii’s best attractions, beaches, and lookout points, and clocks in at only 87 miles and three hours of drive time – perfect for your next Saturday off!

Total cost of your trip: $3 for entry into the Byodo-In Temple and $10 for dinner in Kahuku, plus the cost of a picnic lunch and gas for your vehicle. Who says Hawaii has to be expensive?

Megan Shute
Megan is a freelance journalist residing near Honolulu, Hawaii. She is obsessed with hiking, beach trips, locally-grown coffee, and finding the best acai bowl on Oahu.