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Mauka Makai Adventures: Tours & Tickets

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Mauka Makai Adventures specializes in personalized tours of the Big Island of Hawaii. Visit the active Kilauea volcano, witness molten lava flows, explore tropical valleys with waterfalls, and beautiful black sand beaches. See all that Hawaii has to...more
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Hours Today: 7:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
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Hilo, Island of Hawaii, HI 96749
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While on a cruise, our ship ported in both Hilo and Kona. We booked a tour with Mauka Makai Adventures in each port. Jill was our tour guide in Hilo and Josh was our guide in Kona. We cannot express how much we enjoyed these...More

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank Mitchie G
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a fantastic near full day tour with Josh of Mauka Makai Adventures. We had been to Hawaii a few times and wanted to see some of the island we hadn't scene before the Hamakua Coast tour we took was perfect. It is great...More

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank Ed B
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had two trips booked: the first was a private tour around the Kona area and the second was the a trip to the Volcano and surrounding area. For the first trip, Jill was our guide. For the second trip, Josh was our guide. Both...More

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Date of experience: August 2019
Thank m0ya42
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Fab very interesting tour we really enjoyed as tour was flexible and enjoyed the picinic lunch Great seeing rhe volcano park and lava flows incredible! Seeing Rainbow falls was lovely too Good to be in a smaller comfortable van so tour more personal and great...More

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Date of experience: August 2019
Thank karene63
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great tour! Very knowledgable about Island, Volcanos and history! Great fun for the whole family. Highly recommend!!

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Date of experience: June 2019
Thank bren380
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This tour was recommended by a relative and it certainly lived up to our expectations. There were opportunities to shop (including remarkable artwork and delicious chocolate)) but the tour was mainly about the spectacular scenery. Jill was extremely knowledgeable. I would recommend this tour to...More

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Date of experience: September 2019
Thank GlobeTrotting546922
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Visited Hilo via Norwegian cruise ship with 3 generations of family. Jill was prompt at pick up from port and during the tour of the volcano she was very informative on Hilo life since she has lived there her whole life. She also patiently answered...More

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Date of experience: August 2019
Thank glodenna
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Jill was phenomenal, knowledge of her cites, well spoken, careful driver, great operator, very human and friendly. Definitely recommend and great experience. MAHALO

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Date of experience: September 2019
Thank rvallard
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Jill was a great tour guide, I loved her relaxed demeanor and extensive knowledge of her home island. The van was very comfortable and felt upscale. We saw all that was promised, the beautiful Rainbow waterfall, Wai'uli black sands beach where some in our group...More

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Date of experience: August 2019
Thank diepstraten19
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was a highlight of our trip to Hilo. Josh, a native of Hilo, was awesome. His knowledge and stories made this a highlight of our trip. He treated us like family, and end the end, we felt like family! Mahalo Josh and Jill!!

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Date of experience: August 2019
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Alice M
9 July 2018|
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Response from hummingbird02 | Reviewed this property |
Hi I would call the company for Info. They were amazing and can answer whatever questions or concerns. Also check out their Facebook page it has updates on the volcano situation. Good luck and enjoy your cruise
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LoveAnOod
2 October 2015|
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Response from Joshua G | Property representative |
Aloha! Yes, we recommend you pre-book your tours ahead of time to be sure to reserve the date and tour you are interested in. We look forward to hearing from you! Mahalo.
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philbert60632
24 May 2015|
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Response from Joshua G | Property representative |
Aloha, Thank you for your inquiry. We offer personalized tours of Hawaii Island. Some of our tours out of Hilo include the Volcano Adventure, Hamakua Adventure and the Hawaii Island Adventure. The Volcano Adventure... More
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