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Big Island Ghost Tours

Kailua-Kona, Island of Hawaii, HI 96740
+1 808-238-2264
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This was a blast!

I signed up with Big Island Ghost Tours the night before I left for the mainland. It turned out to... read more

Reviewed February 3, 2018
JMZHW
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Portland, Oregon
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The only good experience was the history we learned of the royal hawaiian family, the warriors and... read more

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Reviewed October 15, 2017
Nancy G
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Tacoma, Washington
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Big Island Ghost Tours® - "Where Hawaii's Past Has A Presence." Big Island Ghost Tours® offers guided tours to some of Hawaii's most supernatural sites for visitors to experience and learn about the ancient Hawaiian connection to the supernatural & the afterlife. We specialize in Hawaii's haunted & supernatural, both past and present. ​Our ghost tours are fun for the entire family and offered year round. Besides our ghost tours, we offer the world's only Hawaii Island Vortex Tour, based on the book Hawaii Vortex Field Guide, which encourages visitors to experience the Big Island's vortex energy on a two day adventure, with the book's author Zach Royer as your guide!
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Hours Today: 5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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Kailua-Kona, Island of Hawaii, HI 96740
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Reviewed February 3, 2018

I signed up with Big Island Ghost Tours the night before I left for the mainland. It turned out to be the best fun I had on Kona. Zach, the owner, was super nice when I called to ask about it and again the day...More

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Reviewed October 15, 2017

The only good experience was the history we learned of the royal hawaiian family, the warriors and sacrifices as told by our tour guide. Frankly, the tour should have been canceled by the Big Island Ghost Tours since the Ironman festivities were going on which...More

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1  Thank Nancy G
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Zach R, Owner at Big Island Ghost Tours, responded to this reviewResponded October 19, 2017

Hi Nancy, We totally understand that because you booked near Ironman there were a lot more people than normal in town, however, we didn't feel the need to cancel based on that reason alone. We usually take guests on a slightly different path when there...More

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Reviewed March 15, 2017

Lots of fun and a good price. Good tour of Kona and The guide was fun and knowledgeable. Lots of history and hidden gems.

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Reviewed March 2, 2017

This tour was pretty cool. My husband is a believer and I am a skeptic/non-believer, but we had done many "haunted walks" and "ghost tours" in other cities so we booked this one as well. It was pretty different than most haunted tours we had...More

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Reviewed February 28, 2017

We did the Haunted Kona tour. We interesting. Found out lots of history. Using the rods, it appears that my guardian angel was there and that the angel was my Dad who passed 3 years ago.

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Reviewed February 19, 2017

The meeting place for the tour was a little off-putting as it was not well lighted . . . but once we connected with our guide we enjoyed the tour. We learned a bit about local Hawaiian history as well as had the opportunity to...More

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Reviewed February 12, 2017

I thought it was a little overrated. The little bit of the history was intersting interesting but the ghost aspect was a dud.

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Reviewed December 10, 2016

Zach is an excellent guide, he knows in out of hawaiian's history & culture as well as scientific knowledge about the vortex, UFO, star constellation etc We had great fun meditating in all vortex grounds. Bonus experience in UFO sighting. Felt PELE's warm from her...More

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Reviewed December 10, 2016

I along with another 3 companions took the vortex tour with Zack at Big Island. It was a great tour and we visited many highly magnetic, energetic, sacred sites which kept us intrigued and would be one of the most memorable experience that we had....More

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Reviewed December 10, 2016

Loved learning about the King and Queens of Hawaii. Zach has done his homework. Our private tour lasted 2 1/2 hours. I purchased a hand held ghost meter from Amazon ($16) which was blinking at the haunted painting of the Queen. It was ultra sensitive...More

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Nancy G
September 19, 2017|
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Response from Zach R | Property representative |
Hi Nancy, Apologies for not getting back to you sooner. I hope this has not caused any inconvenience for you. Yes, Big Island Ghost Tours is still in business. We are under new management and are returning after some time... More
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adorejc
November 16, 2016|
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Response from Zach R | Property representative |
Yes we sure do. Choose the youth/Kama'aina option during the booking process to save $10, then show the guide your state ID at the beginning of the tour. Mahalo.
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adorejc
October 31, 2016|
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Response from Zach R | Property representative |
Both tours require some walking however most of the walking is on even ground and sidewalk.
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