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Hawaii Big Island Circle Small Group Tour: Waterfalls - Hilo - Volcano - Black Sand Beach

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    Circle the Island together with a certified tour guide in a spacious, air conditioned van on the biggest Hawaiian Island. During this full day tour, you will cover tropical rain forests, a waterfall, the dry lava deserts, fertile coffee farm regions, indulge in locally made chocolates, visit Hilo and Kailua-Kona and many more highlights that the island has to offer.

    Your local guide will take you along this incredible, fully narrated journey across 7 different climate zones and around the tallest Hawaiian mountain and the most massive active volcano in the world.

    Experience lunch with locals at a popular Hawaiian restaurant. Our lunch stop includes many different options for guests to choose from. Everything from a typical Hawaiian plate lunch to burgers and fries. Feeling adventurous? Try the famous Loco Moco.

    You will also visit Hawaii Volcanoes National Park* and Kilauea, the youngest volcano on the island, and one of the most active volcanoes in the world. Even though it is very unlikely that you will actually see lava erupting (mostly due to safety restrictions) there are many signs of volcanic activity and fascinating lava formations from recent and ancient eruptions.

    Learn about the rich Hawaiian history, culture, religion, and the role of the ali’i (royals) from Hawaii Island and their influence in today’s Hawaiian Renaissance. Your guide will also provide you with insights into the island’s geography and how it affects almost every aspect of the contrasting and fragile ecosystems across the island and it’s native/endemic plants and animals.

    Highlights:

    Pu’ukohola National Historic Site

    Waimea and Parker Ranch (no stop)

    Waipio Valley Overlook

    Rainbow Falls Waterfall

    Coconut Island, Liliuokalani Gardens (no stop)

    Hilo lunch stop 

    Big Island Candies

    Hawaii Volcanoes National Park Visitor Center*

    Kilauea Iki Overlook* 

    Kilauea Caldera Overlook* 

    Hot Steam Vents* 

    Punalu’u Black Sand Beach

    Coffee and Macadamia nut farm

    Captain Cook (no stop)

    Kealakekua (no stop)

    Kona Coffee Belt (no stop)

    Kailua-Kona
    *Hawaii Volcanoes National Park main sites are closed at this time due to volcanic eruptions. It is expected to partially reopen September 22nd, 2018
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    Reviewed 5 days ago

    Our Tourguides Clare and Sam were amazing! We had a lot of fun! It was very interesting to learn all about the island.

    Date of experience: August 2019
    Thank Hannah H
    Reviewed 1 week ago

    I had the best time travelling around the island for one week. Included a great variety of activities and Bryce and Clare are the best tour guides you can wish for on this beautiful island.

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

    Bryce and Clare are really good guides, they spent a lot of time to show everything, they really take care of us! Their attitudes are amazing, they are so nice, all time with the smile! a thank you for this week Clare and Bryce, i...More

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

    Amazing guides and a amazing tour!! Would definitely book this tour again! I’ve meet amazing peoples!

    Date of experience: August 2019
    Thank Jana H
    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    I can only recommend the Hawaii Big Island Tour! We explored so many wonderful places and we had a good mixture of hiking and beach days. A big MAHALO to our funny and experienced tour guides Clare and Bryce who made this week unforgettable. :)

    Date of experience: August 2019
    Thank stefanie_gb
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    Richard K
    July 25, 2019|
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    They have a fairly large passenger van for people. I would say they could accommodate up to 12-14 people.
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