Travel through the remote and rugged landscape of Kau--home to Hawaii Volcanoes National Park, historic farming plantations and the famous black sand beach of Punaluu.
Discover how the powerful forces of nature have shaped the people and landscape of this dynamic region, Hawaii’s largest land district. The perfect blend of nature and culture led by an expert Interpretive Guide, this tour reveals what it’s like to live on two active volcanoes. Discover all the “must see” spots within the Park; including Jaggar Museum, Thurston Lava Tube and Halemaumau Crater. Sample and shop for award-winning farm fresh coffee at Kau Coffee Mill, along with other Hawaii Island grown treats like macadamia nuts, honey and chocolate. Walk across a crystal-fine black sand beach as you search for basking sea turtles at Punaluu. Immerse yourself in stories of Hawaiian legends and mythology, with a focus on Pele, Hawaiian goddess of fire, lightning, wind and volcanoes. Explore a lava tube and discover the mysteries of how these tunnels are formed.