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Epic! Tours

Kailua-Kona, Island of Hawaii, HI 96740
+1 808-747-1211
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Committed to creating the most Epic Tours you’ll ever have. Since 2013, Epic Tours has been providing "Epic" waterfall, volcano and stargazing adventures in Hawaii. Our award-winning excursions are known as the premier must-do tours on the Big Island of Hawaii. Each one of our certified guides are also Astro-Photographer's, whose work has been on National Geographic. These guides will gladly take complimentary photos of you with the night-sky on all of our Stargazing Tours.
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Hours Today: 12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
LOCATION
Kailua-Kona, Island of Hawaii, HI 96740
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+1 808-747-1211
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"mauna kea"
in 43 reviews
"green sand beach"
in 10 reviews
"custom tour"
in 7 reviews
"off roading"
in 7 reviews
"south point"
in 6 reviews
"the big island"
in 47 reviews
"guide james"
in 3 reviews
"private tour"
in 10 reviews
"spectacular photos"
in 2 reviews
"professional photos"
in 2 reviews
"off road adventure"
in 2 reviews
"big van"
in 2 reviews
"stargazing experience"
in 4 reviews
"incredible evening"
in 2 reviews
"lava fields"
in 10 reviews
"beautiful night sky"
in 2 reviews
"wildest dreams"
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

James was an amazing tour guide. He took us to amazing spots along the trip and educated us on the history of the island. We got some amazing pictures ourselves but they did not compare to the pictures James got of us at night. We...More

1  Thank Amy J
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Reviewed 1 week ago

James was such a friendly, talkative, and knowledgable host for our tour! He let us personalize our tour so we got to go to all of the places we really wanted to see. We visited Kona's famous coffee plantation, caves, beaches, waterfalls, the town of...More

1  Thank dpatrickmcpherson
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

James was absolutely amazing and his tours really are Epic. He takes you to places that are breath taking and you won't find the big tour bus with crowds where it is hard to get pictures with out strangers in. He takes you off the...More

1  Thank Nathan G
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I have to say I had one of the best times of my life. Especially with James as our tour guide. Excellent

1  Thank Alex S
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Best. Hawaii. Tour. Ever! James was awesome. The tour was spectacular. He delivered what the tour promised, and more. We weren't interested in helicopter tours on this trip and this tour looked like a good alternative. I've done both. If you are a feet-on-the-ground person,...More

Thank Lorraine E
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Reviewed June 11, 2018

James provided a truly personalized/provate experience for our entire family. We avoided the traffic and congestion of Mauna Kea, heading instead up Mauna Loa for an incredible sunset followed by star gazing, which included complimentary photos of us all in front of the stars, as...More

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Reviewed May 28, 2018

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Reviewed May 27, 2018

I would do any tour with Epic Big Island and suggest you too! When I and two other friends wanted to book a stargazing tour two days before our trip to the Big Island, we found out that all tours with decent reviews were booked...More

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May 13, 2017|
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Response from James W | Property representative |
Aloha, It all starts with prevention. *It's not advised that pregnant women, children under 16 years old or passengers with poor blood circulation or health problems ride up to the summit. *Make sure to stay hydrated... More
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