Alternative Spring Break Hawai'i 2019

Location Term Available Language of Instruction Housing What's Included Application Deadline Credit Type
Kona & Hilo, Hawai'i

Spring Break: March 2 - March 7, 2019

English Hotel

Housing, Travel Insurance, Excursions, On-Site Transportation, Entrance Fees, Some meals, and Air Fare

November 29, 2018 No UA Credit

Tentative Itinerary

Saturday, March 2
  • Arrival
  • Program Orientation & Welcome Diner 
Sunday, March 3
  • Waimea
  • Vally Service Project 
Monday, March 4
  • University of Hawai'i at Hilo, 'Imiloa Astronomy Center, Hilo Downtown
  • ​Free time to explore Downtown Hilo
Tuesday, March 5
  • Depart to second location
  • Arrive at Nā Mamo O Kāwā, Kailua-Kona
  • Service work at Kāwā
Wednesday, March 6     
  • Attend Immersion School at Kīholo Preserve
  • Service project at Kīholo Preserve, a fishpond estuary
  • Visit Kīholo Bay, which has a resident population of green sea turtles that use the inland ponds to feed and rest
Thursday, March 7
  • Morning walking tour of Kailua-Kona Town including Huliheʻe Palace
  • Departure from Ellison Onizuka Kona International Airport 
  • Arrive back to Tucson 

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