This 10-11 hour nature tour offers an in-depth look at Hawaii’s youngest and largest island. Explore the diverse landscape and natural wonders, including visit Hawaii Tropical Botanical Garden, walk through rainforests to soaring waterfalls and stroll black-sand beaches as you scan the horizon for green sea turtles. This family-friendly tour requires easy walking and introduces people of all ages to the island, and includes lunch, snacks, refreshments and park entrance fees.
• 11 hours
Head to the Mauna Kea Observatory, nestled high in the mountains of the Big Island, and experience an intriguing and provocative journey through space and time. Discover Hawaii from the top of the island's tallest peak, Mauna Kea, also known as 'White Mountain,' located 13,796 feet (4,200 meters) above sea level. Limited to 28 people, this small-group star-watching tour ensures a personalized and unique experience at the enchanting Mauna Kea summit.
• 8 hours
See the Big Island of Hawaii’s stunning beauty on a full-day Grand Circle tour. On the Grand Circle Island Adventure, you’ll visit Volcanoes National Park and admire lush tropical rainforests in a comfortable, luxury minibus, complete with large windows to give you fantastic views. Round-trip transportation from your Kona hotel is included.
• 11.5 hours
This first-class tour showcases the raw nature of the active volcano-Kilauea. Journey through the middle of the island on the brand new Saddle Road. The views change dramatically with the altitude as you drive between Mauna Kea and Mauna Loa, enjoy a catered picnic lunch at Mauna Kea State Park, visit a waterfall in Hilo, sample delicious specialty treats at Big Island Candies, and then spend the rest of the day experiencing an active volcano. The Deluxe Volcano Experience is topped off with a dinner at Kilauea Lodge, views of the magma glow at Halemaumau Crater, and a comfortable cruise back to Kona (complete with movies, hot beverages, and hot towel service). Lunch and dinner are included on this incredible tour!
• 12 hours
Journey through Hawaii Island’s incredible range of ecosystems and climate zones before experiencing first-hand the phenomena that makes it all possible – an erupting volcano. This in-depth experience with a National Park certified interpretive guide will reveal the mysteries surrounding many of the park’s most impressive sites. This small-group tour is limited to 14 people to provide a more personalized experience.
• 12 hours
Explore the royal lands above legendary Waipiʻo Valley, the ʻValley of the Kingsʻ. Enjoy the vistas over the valley, learn itsʻ extraordinary history from ancient times to today. Have fun on an ATV while learning about Hawaiian Culture from our local guides. On this authentic cultural tour immerse yourself in Waiholoa Falls, see Hiʻilawe Falls-the longest single-fall waterfall in all of Hawaiʻi, plus Waipiʻo Beach-the longest black sand beach in the state!
• 3.5 hours
Experience the essence of Hawaii and the Polynesian Islands during this Island Breeze Luau! Located in the heart of Kailua-Kona on the Big Island, this luau includes Polynesian cultural performances, such as Fijian and Maori dances of war, traditional Hawaiian hulas and jaw-dropping Samoan fire-knife dancing. In addition to an amazing show, you’ll receive a warm greeting with a shell lei, see traditional arts and crafts being made by hand, watch a royal procession, and feast on a mouthwatering Hawaiian buffet and open bar!
• 3 hours
Feel a Hawaiian volcano’s heat radiate from its crater as you experience live volcanic activity up close, with nothing between you and the lava! An open-door helicopter ride over a Big Island volcano is the adventure of a lifetime. After the lava warms you up, you’ll cool back down with breathtaking views of cascading waterfalls before soaring back to Hilo.For a guaranteed window seat, make sure to upgrade to the preferred seating option.
• 50 minutes
Due to resent volcanic activity, we have modified our tour itinerary and will continue make adjustments based on ever changing conditions. Our Guest and employee safety is our number one priority. Please see below for our itinerary which is subject to change without notice. 0930 Leave Hilo 0950-1030 Mauna Loa Mac Nut (lunch/snack) 1130-1200 Punalu'u Black Sand Beach (back from Punalu'u you can may see plume and ash from Halemaumau) 1245-1305 Akatsuka Orchid Nursery 1355-1415 Rainbow Falls 1435-1445 King Kamehameha Statue 1450-1457 Liliokalani Gardens (drive by) 1500 Arrive Hilo Pier
• 6.5 hours
This Big Island helicopter adventure will show you the best of Hawaii – volcanoes and waterfalls – from the air! Starting from Hilo, you’ll journey over miles of tropical rainforest on your way to Kilauea, one of the most active volcanoes on Earth; keep your eyes open for lava flowing from the crater. You’ll then soar past the many hidden waterfalls near the Wailuku River before flying back to Hilo.For a guaranteed window seat, make sure to upgrade to the preferred seating option.
• 45 minutes