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Native Guide Hawaii

Keaau, Island of Hawaii, HI 96749
(808) 982–7575
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Ranked #2 of 6 attractions in Keaau
Type: Tours
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English first
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12 reviews 12 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2014

Our family of 5 (ages 6 month-61) were on a 7 day cruise. Instead of the standard cruise ship excursion we hired Warren to provide the flexibility that traveling with a 6 month old requires. He was very patient and showed us the best day of our cruise. He knows his way around Volcanos area (Park and extras) and can... More

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Raleigh, North Carolina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2014

My tour with Warren was one of the highlights of my trip to Hawaii. We did a wonderful hike to a fabulous little swimming area off the Puna coast. It is a place I would never have found on my own and it was a great opportunity to see some wonderful wildlife including whales, turtles and (we are pretty sure)... More

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Plainfield, Illinois, United States
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43 reviews 43 reviews
18 attraction reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 3, 2014

We worked with Warren for a tour during a visit to the Big Island in June 2013. Throughout the process he was responsive and helpful as we worked out how to best utilize our time with. We ended with a tour of Volcano National Park where Warren used to be a ranger. This expertise allowed him to lead us to... More

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Lethbridge
2 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 28, 2014

Absolutely the best value of our trip. We had a wonderful time with Warren as he showed us around the park. We had a great time as Warren showed us things he obviously loves and finds fascinating. No question was too inane and none was met with uncertainty. We had a great time and his timing was incredible as we... More

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Surrey, Canada
2 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 23, 2013

We had a fabulous day with Warren. He paced the day to suit our needs and showed us things that we would never have seen on our own. The lunch that he provided was excellent. Very memorable.

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Miami Beach, Fl
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141 reviews 141 reviews
42 attraction reviews
201 helpful votes 201 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 17, 2013

There is usually more to a story than meets the eye. With Warren as our guide, we visited several locations in the park that we would never have visited on our own and learned so much! Warren adjusts each tour based on the interests of his guests and their physical abilities - I have a special interest in trees and... More

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Orange Park, Florida, United States
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30 reviews 30 reviews
9 attraction reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2013

We had a fantastic time with Warren Costas. What a wonderful and insightful guide. It was nice having our own personal guide to show us the beauties of Volcano National park. We were able to get away from tour buses and go to places away from the touring crowds. We loved the Native prospective . We highly recommend Warren's services.

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Westbury, New York
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2013

We booked a tour with Warren Costa, not knowing what to expect. Before you read anymore, the tour was fantastic! There were three of us in our party. Warren picked us up from the airport at about 9:00am His tour was seemed to be custom made for us, not a canned bus tour. We loved seeing tour buses with 50... More

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Nothern Virginia
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12 reviews 12 reviews
4 attraction reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 19, 2013 via mobile

Our family of 6 spent an amazing day with Walter Costa, touring Volcanoes National Park. Walter did a spectacular job juggling the needs and interests of two teenagers, two middle-aged folks and two grandparents. He showed us parts of the park requiring little to no walking, others with moderate trails, that everyone could manage, and some that let the kids... More

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Toronto
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41 reviews 41 reviews
9 attraction reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2013

Warren, thank you so much for a well-planned, well-executed tour for our small family of three! We would highly recommend to anyone that they start off their time at volcanoes national park with a tour from Warren. We not only were ushered around the lava fields and other common 'must-see' places in the park, but Warren took us to spots... More

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