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Hawaii Volcanoes National Park Full-Day Tour from Kona

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    Stop At: Rainbow Falls, Waianuenue Avenue, Hilo, Island of Hawaii, HI 96720

    It is 80 ft (24 m) tall and almost 100 ft (30 m) in diameter. The falls are part of the Hawai'i State Parks. At Rainbow (Waiānuenue) Falls, the Wailuku River rushes into a large pool below. The gorge is blanketed by lush, dense nonnative tropical rainforest and the turquoise colored pool is bordered by beautiful, although nonnative, wild ginger. Monstera is also in abundance.

    Duration: 30 minutes

    Pass By: Saddle Road, Hawaii Highway 200, Kailua-Kona, Island of Hawaii, HI

    The road was once considered one of the most dangerous paved roads in the state, with many one-lane bridges and areas of marginally maintained pavement. Most of the road has now been repaved, and major parts have new re-alignments to modern standards. Recently rebuilt, the road is one of the safest roads on big island with spectacular view of the Maunakea and Mauna Loa on each side of the roada.

    Stop At: Punalu'u Black Sand beach, Highway 11, Pahala, Island of Hawaii, HI 96777

    The beach has black sand made of basalt and created by lava flowing into the ocean which explodes as it reaches the ocean and cools. Frequented by green turtles, which can often be seen basking on the black rocks or blacksand. Depending on local conditions we will Make a stpp at Richardson Blacksand Beach whis is also home to Green Sea Turtles.

    Duration: 30 minutes

    Stop At: Mauna Loa Macadamia Nut Farm and Factory, 16-701 Macadamia Rd, Hilo, Island of Hawaii, HI 96749-8020

    The world's largest processor of macadamia seeds. We stop here to taste over a dozens of candies made with macadamia nuts grown on the Big Island. Free self tour of the factory is availabel on site. The company takes its name from the volcano Mauna Loa.

    Duration: 30 minutes

    Stop At: Akatsuka Orchid Gardens, 11-3051 Volcano Road, Volcano, Island of Hawaii, HI 96785

    House to over 200 varieties of orchids. Akatsuka Orchid Nursery prides itself of producing one of the rarest species of orchids in the world which has value of 10's of thousands of dollars. Family owned business, so they do close without notice. If they do close, it is out of our control.

    Duration: 30 minutes

    Stop At: Volcano National Park, Hawaii Volcanoes National Park, Island of Hawaii, HI

    established on August 1, 1916, is an American national park located in the U.S. state of Hawaii on the island of Hawaii. The park encompasses two active volcanoes: Kīlauea, one of the world's most active volcanoes, and Mauna Loa, the world's most massive shield volcano. The park provides scientists with insight into the birth and development of the Hawaiian Islands, and ongoing studies into the processes of volcanism.

    Duration: 1 hour 30 minutes

    Stop At: Steam Vents, 1 Crater Rim Drive, Pahoa, Island of Hawaii, HI 96778

    Located inside the Volcanoes National Park. when the moisture hits the red molten lava under ground, it changes it's form into steam and vents out of the holes in the ground.

    Duration: 15 minutes

    Stop At: Kilauea Iki Trail, Crater Rim Drive, Hawaii Volcanoes National Park, Island of Hawaii, HI 96785

    One of the craters located in the National Park.A pit crater that is next to the main summit caldera of Kīlauea on the island of Hawaiʻi in the Hawaiian

    Duration: 15 minutes

    Stop At: Mt. Kilauea, Hawaii Volcanoes National Park, Island of Hawaii, HI

    Halemaumau Crater, throwing ash 30,000 feet into the air. Continued explosive activity at the summit caused a months-long closure of the Kīlauea section.

    Duration: 15 minutes

    Stop At: Volcano National Park, Hawaii Volcanoes National Park, Island of Hawaii, HI

    Sulfur Banks Trail. Located inside the National Park, due to recent activities, sulfur banks has become one of the highlights of the VPN.

    Duration: 15 minutes

    Stop At: Volcano National Park, Hawaii Volcanoes National Park, Island of Hawaii, HI

    Visitor center at the Volcanoes National Park. Hawaii on the island of Hawaii. The park encompasses two active volcanoes: Kīlauea, one of the world's most active volcanoes, and Mauna Loa, visitor center is open.

    Duration: 15 minutes
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    Important Information
    Departure Point
    Traveler pickup is offered
    If not listed, please put it into additional info section or special request. We will be able to pickup from most hotels
    Departure Time
    8:30 AM
    Duration
    10h
    Inclusions
    • Driver/guide
    • Snacks
    • Bottled water
    • Entry/Admission - Hawaii Volcanoes National Park
    • Entry/Admission - Steam Vents
    • Entry/Admission - Kilauea Iki Trail
    • Entry/Admission - Mt. Kilauea
    Exclusions
    • Food and drinks, unless specified
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Not wheelchair accessible
    • Stroller accessible
    • Infants must sit on laps
    • Most travelers can participate
    • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 25 travelers
    Cancellation Policy
    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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    Great Tour! We got to see so many sights of Hilo! Tor was extremely knowledgeable about the History of Hawaii. You won't miss out!
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    This was an awesome tour that really made us feel like we had seen everything. Tor was an amazing, knowledgeable guide and we could not have asked for anyone better! Highly recommended.
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    Tor was our guide at Kona. He was very punctual and courteous. He did a great job narrating to us every detail of how the geology of the island and the nature of the volcanoes intertwine with the history of Hawaii. He made sure we got to experience all activities that were
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    My husband purchased the package that included the Volcano Tour and the Zip-lining through Paradise Packet via phone. If you would like an honest and thorough review please read on: First, we were staying at the Ocean Tower Hotel which is about 2 hours away from the National
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    Tor(sten) our tour guide was outstanding. He knew everything there was to know about the Big Island and took us to some great sites. He was always happy to ask questions and give us local tips. It is a big day so bring plenty of water and snacks! Thanks Tor!
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