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Kona Adventure Tours

75-5660 Kopiko St Ste C7 # 302, Kailua-Kona, Island of Hawaii, HI 96740-3122
+1 808-987-4284
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75-5660 Kopiko St Ste C7 # 302, Kailua-Kona, Island of Hawaii, HI 96740-3122
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"lava tube"
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"thought of everything"
in 7 reviews
"volcano viewing"
in 5 reviews
"picnic lunch"
in 8 reviews
"nature walk"
in 4 reviews
"kilauea lodge"
in 7 reviews
"endangered birds"
in 3 reviews
"national wildlife refuge"
in 3 reviews
"his knowledge"
in 9 reviews
"the big island"
in 37 reviews
"volcanic activity"
in 5 reviews
"forest trip"
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"bird tour"
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"engaging guide"
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"comfortable vehicle"
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"night viewing"
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"custom tour"
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Jon was an excellent tour guide, very knowledgeable on the history and interesting sites around the island. He gave us a running commentary as he drove us around the island on a full day tour. We visited a coffee plantation, a great bakery rest stop...More

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Jon K, Owner at Kona Adventure Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you so much for taking the time to share your experience. Aloha.

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Jon is really an intellectually and culturally curious guide. Although we had previously visited some (not all) of the sites on the tour, we still learned a lot more about the history (ancient and more recent), cultural relevance, and features. He took us to see...More

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Jon K, Owner at Kona Adventure Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

I’m so glad you enjoyed your tour ND thank you for sharing. Aloha!

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Reviewed June 28, 2018

Jon took us on an adventure of Big Island. We got to see a coffee farm and found some chameleons. He showed us some amazing local beaches and of course we went to Black Sand Beach. He has a wealth of local knowledge. We also...More

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Reviewed June 22, 2018

We originally booked this tour for volcano viewing prior to the eruption. When the eruption started, Jon did a great job updating us regarding conditions on the ground and what was still possible from a touring standpoint. Even during the tour, he was constantly checking...More

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Reviewed June 15, 2018

Jon is an excellent tour guide. He took us to Hakalau National Wildlife Refuge to see endemic Hawaiian birds. We had a lovely picnic lunch in the park and got to see lots of exotic birds. On the way to the refuge we saw francolins,...More

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Jon K, Owner at Kona Adventure Tours, responded to this reviewResponded June 20, 2018

Mahalo nui for taking the time to post a review. It sure was a fun day and I hope to see you again soon.

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Reviewed May 26, 2018

We had booked the Hawaii Island Experience, but do to the volcanic activity the national park was closed. Jon emailed us regarding this with an option of a tour from Waikoloa to Hilo, with stops a waterfalls, a volcano tube and many areas we would...More

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Jon K, Owner at Kona Adventure Tours, responded to this reviewResponded May 28, 2018

Mahalo for the review letting me show what the Big Island has to offer. Hurry back!

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Reviewed May 18, 2018

Although there was Volcanic activity ongoing, Jon - the owner, created us a fantastic and memorable tour of the island. We were met in person at our Hotel. Jon has a large SUV which allows for small group custom tours which allows you to see...More

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Jon K, Owner at Kona Adventure Tours, responded to this reviewResponded May 18, 2018

Mahalo for taking time to post a review. We’re so glad you had a good time. Aloha!

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Anna C
August 6, 2018|
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Response from Jon K | Property representative |
Thank you again for writing. If you’re really into coffee, the district of Kona has some of the best in the world. In that district you should try Greenwell Farms for a start and then when you go to the Ka’u district... More
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Anna C
August 6, 2018|
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Response from Jon K | Property representative |
Aloha and thank you for your question. Currently, the active eruptions are occurring about 30 minutes from Hilo near the town of Pahoa. However, there is no public access to viewing areas. In the evening you can see the... More
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