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Maunakea Stellar Explorer from KONA

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  • 1
    Mamalahoa Kona Heritage Corridor
    Stop: 90 minutes - Admission included
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  • 2
    Saddle Road
    Stop: 60 minutes - Admission included
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  • 3
    Mauna Kea
    Stop: 90 minutes -
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    Important Information
    Departure Point
    Traveler pickup is offered
    Please call the phone number on your ticket/voucher for your pick up time and schedule.

    Airports

    • Keahole Airport, 73-200 Kupipi St, Kailua-Kona, Island of Hawaii, HI 96740


    Ports
    Kona
    Departure Time
    3:30 PM
    Duration
    6h 30m
    Inclusions
    • Beverages
    • Bottled water
    • Snacks
    • Driver/guide
    • Hotel pickup and drop-off
    • Jackets
    • Coffee and/or Tea
    • Dinner
    • Entry/Admission - Mamalahoa Kona Heritage Corridor
    • Entry/Admission - Saddle Road
    Exclusions
    • Gratuities
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
    • Not wheelchair accessible
    • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 26 travelers
    Cancellation Policy
    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
    23Reviews3Q&A
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    This trip started with a visit to a coffee farm and dinner which, while pleasant enough, didn’t hint at the quality of what was to come. A drive up the old saddle road brought us to the middle of the island at about 7000 feet. Todd, our guide, set up the telescope (a 10 inch
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    Response from Jessica G, Social Media Manager at KapohoKine Adventures at Maunakea Stellar Explorer from KONA
    Responded 2 weeks ago
    Aloha David! Mahalo for adventuring with us and for the awesome review. What an epic shot of the moon! Glad to hear you enjoyed your Mauna Kea tour. Be sure to follow and tag us on Instagram @Kapohokine.
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    We had a fantastic time on this tour despite the complete “whiteout” conditions by nightfall, and the success of the tour was largely due to the knowledge and congeniality of our guide, Todd. Not only was Todd intelligent and well spoken, but he also cooked an outstanding
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    Response from Jessica G, Social Media Manager at KapohoKine Adventures at Maunakea Stellar Explorer from KONA
    Responded 3 weeks ago
    Aloha and mahalo for the great review. I'm happy to hear that you enjoyed the tour even though the weather wasn't cooperating. I hope you'll adventure again with us real soon.
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    John was great! Not only did he do everything for us (drive, cook, and educate). He gave us a great tour of the skies and as promised he stayed out as late as the group was willing to stay out. We stayed way past the other groups that were out there with us. We got to see so
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    Response from Jessica G, Social Media Manager at KapohoKine Adventures at Maunakea Stellar Explorer from KONA
    Responded 3 weeks ago
    Aloha and mahalo for the wonderful review. I'm happy to hear that you had such a great time adventuring with us. We'd love to see your photos -- be sure to follow and tag us on Instagram @Kapohokine.
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    I was picked up from my accommodation at the stated time. We were then driven to a coffee farm owned by Doutour (Japanese company) to take a nice walk through the farm and its lovely gardens. There were lots of little birds, wild turkeys and mongoose. You then get a free coffee
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    Response from Jessica G, Social Media Manager at KapohoKine Adventures at Maunakea Stellar Explorer from KONA
    Responded Dec 1, 2019
    Aloha Stephen, mahalo for the great review and for the great tips. Happy to hear you had a wonderful time. I just wanted to let you know, we have a giveaway on Instagram to win a 2-night stay at the Grand Naniloa and a Zippin' Volcano Adventure for two -- check out @Kapohokine on Instagram to learn more and to enter.
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    We had originally booked a Mauna Kea Summit tour, but our plans were cancelled due to the ongoing protests over the TMT. At the last minute we booked the Maunakea Stellar Explorer tour with Kapohokine and I'm so glad we did! Out tour guide Lawrence picked us up right ontime in
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    Response from Jessica G, Social Media Manager at KapohoKine Adventures at Maunakea Stellar Explorer from KONA
    Responded Oct 31, 2019
    Aloha Les, mahalo for adventuring with us and for the great review. Happy to hear you had a wonderful time exploring Mauna Kea. We'd love to see your photos from your tour with us. Be sure to tag us on Instagram @KapohoKine.
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    About the operator
    By: KapohoKine Adventures
    3,321 reviews
    Certificate of Excellence
    jessberg2020
    10
    Lovely adventure for all ages!
    My son (10 years old) and I went zip lining to celebrate his birthday. We both had a great time! Our guides were
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    RobOttawa73
    10
    Great tour, Jeanette was a gem!
    Jeanette was awesome, a real gem, patient and well-informed, an experienced and careful driver, and a great
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    sarahjuntune
    10
    A great day!
    Although we've been to Volcanoes Park several times before, it's our first time since the 2018 eruptions. Amazing
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    NorthStar580426
    10
    Great fun!
    Great afternoon away from our ship! Zack, Eddy and Luke made it fun. Zack challenged us while keeping us safe.
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    toomanycatz
    Seattle, Washington
    125
    Beautiful Scenery and Lots of Fun
    Husband and I enjoyed a very fun day zipping. We had a great group of zippers and a fun, yet very safe, group of
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    Lise J
    Emmett, Idaho
    287
    the crew made it easy & fun for first timers
    Directions from our resort from the concierge needed some fixing, but once we plugged in to Google Maps we found
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    Rene G
    10
    Great experience
    Had an amazing time...Greg and Jesse were great instructors definitely recommend them. Beautiful views,
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    799sonial
    Cairns Region, Australia
    33
    Volcano Explorer
    We found our guide Chris to be very knowledgeable with his history of Hawaii and the volcanic eruptions that have
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    221pattij
    21
    N/A
    Thanks to our leader Jeanette for a fabulous day touring the Big Island. It was a wonderful day with spectacular
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    derekmD9685XD
    10
    Awesome time!
    Bert, Ba’a, and Chanel were all super nice and very informative! 10/10 will do again and would recommend to all!!
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    Tom_Neal1125
    10
    Excellent activity
    Had an excellent time, 10x better then expected. The ATVs were awesome. The crew were friendly and the tracks were
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    Steve19820
    10
    Fabulous Excursion
    My husband and I had a wonderful adventure on the Mauna Kai Trauls RZR crew. Zach, Luke, and King took care of
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    krs10904
    Atlanta, Georgia
    2214
    Truly ziplining in paradise
    My husband, 11-year-old son, and I had a wonderful time zipping, then swim at a waterfall and had a delicious bbq
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    micahstiegler
    10
    Hilo KapohoKine Ziplining
    Been on multiple ziplining adventures throughout the world. This rated among the top ones, but wasn't the
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    krichards174
    10
    Ultimate National Park/Volcano tour
    Very friendly and informative tour guide. My husband and I have been to the Big Island a number of times, so we
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