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Volcanoes: Tour or On our Own?

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Volcanoes: Tour or On our Own?

Is it better to use one of the tour companies (e.g. Hawaii Forest and Trail, Vavoom, etc.) and take and 11 hr trip (from Waikoloa), or should we do it on our own? If through a tour company, who is the best?

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1. Re: Volcanoes: Tour or On our Own?

it depends on what your goals are, and budget are/

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2. Re: Volcanoes: Tour or On our Own?

If you don't want to drive there than take a tour. (Vavoom leaves from Hilo so you would need to drive to Hilo.) If you don't mind the driving than it would be a waste of money. You don't need a guide in the VNP, driving around is easy and the Rangers are very helpful. They have guided hikes too. It's really just a question of the drive there and back.

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Thanks for the help. i appreciate it.

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