Largest cruise ship to make port call on Kailua-Kona arrives Sunday

  • Justin Gali helps a customer at the Pearl Factory on Alii Drive. (Laura Ruminski/West Hawaii Today)

  • Zara Barawis stocks Crazy Shirts on Alii Drive. (Laura Ruminski/West Hawaii Today)
  • Rhonda Dallas helps a customer at Sunset Traders on Alii Drive. (Laura Ruminski/West Hawaii Today)

KAILUA-KONA — Businesses in Kailua-Kona will see a spike in visitors and maybe an increase in sales Sunday as Royal Caribbean’s Ovation of the Seas, a ship with more than 4,000 passengers, will anchor in Kailua Bay.