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Hawaii Volcano Tours

Hilo, Island of Hawaii, HI 96778
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Ranked #20 of 47 Activities in Hilo
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: Tours
Description: Lava and sight-seeing tours. Call for custom tours for your travel to Hawaii's Big Island.
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Boston, Massachusetts
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31 reviews 31 reviews
9 attraction reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2014 NEW

We were picked up at our hotel in Waikiki at 5:00am flown to Hilo and returned at 8:30pm. It was a long day full of Rain Forests, Volcano's, lava tubes and macadamia nuts. This was one of the highlights of our Hawaiian vacation. Captain Rob, cousin Rob to us now, was a wealth of information. Honestly, what he knew was... More

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Edmonton, Canada
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45 reviews 45 reviews
12 attraction reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2014

The trip was 15 hours long since we travel from Waikiki, the Hilo Volcanoes park was a thrill in our trip to Hawaii islands. we walked the black sand beach, smelling the gas ,breathing the steam, got on the lava rocks and witness the workings of Madame Pele ( the goddess of fire ) lava flow and more ... As... More

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San Diego, California, United States
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 attraction reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2014

This trip was an all day trip from Kona that started with a visit to a local coffee farm with free sample and lunch. Next we stopped for a bakery know for Hawaiian sweetbread and donuts. On to our next stop at a black sand beach to see turtles and coastal area. In late afternoon we arrived at the volcano... More

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58 reviews 58 reviews
4 attraction reviews
43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2014

We took this all-day tour which included Rainbow Falls, the Macadamia Nut Farm and the Orchid Garden Centre en route to the Park with a pre-ordered at a local cafe lunch organised by the driver as well. The highlights included walking through a lava tube, clambering over the vast lava flows and seeing craters, some still steaming. We were picked... More

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Jackson, New Jersey
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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2014

By KapohoKine Hawaiian Adventure Tours - Experience the spectacular eruption of KILAUEA VOLCANO at night. Enjoy a DELICIOUS DINNER at the historic VOLCANO HOUSE overlooking Kilauea Volcano. The tour was led by our guide, Ken. Ken was extremely knowledgeable about every aspect of this tour plus some. He knew of the black beach, the active volcano, the surrounding environment, folklore,... More

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38 reviews 38 reviews
4 attraction reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2014

we wanted to discover the region surrounding Hilo and found the itinerary proposed by Hawaii volcano tours really interesting. We chose the tour called ' the puna experience'. Driving along the Hamakua coast we stopped first at the fantastic Hawaii Tropical Botanical Garden. this garden is the best we have seen in the islands, a must for anyone. From there... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 7, 2014

My girlfriend and I booked a last minute trip to the big island from Oahu and called Hawaii Volcano Tours to set up a tour. Despite suggesting on the website that we book two weeks in advance, they set up a tour for us for the next day with no extra charge. We flew into Hilo, had breakfast in town,... More

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Long Beach, California
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74 reviews 74 reviews
20 attraction reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2013

Mary Lou is one of a kind and was a wonderful find. We spent one day with Mary Lou in Hilo (private tour) and the next day with her husband, Ken, in Kona with another couple from our Celebrity Solstice cruise. The couple just adores each other and both are determined to provide their guests with a day filled with... More

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Chesapeake, VA
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10 reviews 10 reviews
5 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2013

We had a small group in a tour van. Our guide, John, was very knowledgeable, entertaining, and attentive. This was a full day tour, and we feel like it was a good value for the price.

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Finneytown, Ohio, United States
1 review
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2013

The other reviewers were 100% right about this company. Marylou was our tour guide and what a wonderful adventure it turned out to be. There were four of us in the group and it was an action packed day from beginning to end. The tour lasted 7 hours and the time flew by. Our group was interested in seeing and... More

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