Discover Volcano Country
by Hawaii Forest & Trail
WILDERNESS
CAVING
HIKING
VOLCANOS
NATIONAL PARK
FAMILY FRIENDLY
SIGHTSEEING
LUNCH/DINNER

Travel through the remote and rugged landscape of Kau – home to Hawaii Volcanoes National Park, historic farming plantations and the famous Punaluu black sand beach. Discover how the powerful forces of nature shaped the peoples and landscapes of Hawaii’s largest district.

HIGHLIGHTS
  • Visit must-see sites inside Hawaii Volcanoes National Park including Thurston Lava Tube, Jaggar Museum, and view Halemaumau Crater
  • Sample award-winning coffee & other island treats on a private coffee estate tour
  • Drive a back road through macadamia nut orchards
  • Stroll a glistening black sand beach in search of sea turtles

INCLUDED
  • Park Fees, Deli-style lunch with assorted soft drinks, juices, bottled water, and snacks.
  • Samples of coffee and macadamia nuts available at Kau Coffee Mill.
  • Walking sticks, day packs, warm wear and rain ponchos

THINGS TO KNOW

Restrictions

  • Guests should be able to hike on uneven or rocky terrain.
  • We sometimes encounter cool, wet or muddy conditions.
  • Other tour restrictions may apply.

What to Bring & Wear 

  • Comfortable walking shoes, long pants, and a light jacket.

How much hiking do we do?

  • We’ll stop a couple times throughout the adventure, the longest walk is a short hike of about one mile.

Is there elevation gain?

  • Except for the lava tube exploration, the trails are relatively level.
  • While exploring the lava tube, expect to descend and ascend approximately 30 feet.

Will we get to see active lava?

  • Due to the dynamic nature of Hawaii Volcanoes National Park and Kilauea Volcano, active lava viewing conditions change daily or even hourly.
  • The best viewing of current eruptive activity is on our Twilight Volcano Adventure.
  • Please contact our office staff for the most current volcano conditions, or visit the USGS Hawaiian Volcano Observatory's Eruption Update page.

Tour time is approximately 7 hours round trip. Other pickup locations available. Contact us for full details +1 800-464-1993.


ACTIVITY LOCATION

Morning trips depart daily from Big Island Trading Company in Hilo, near the intersection of Kamehameha and Kanoelehua Avenues.


CANCELLATION POLICY

I agree to Hawaii Forest & Trail’s 24 hr. cancellation policy for parties of 5 or less, and 48 hr. cancellation/change policy for parties of 6 or more.

To initiate the cancellation process, please refer to the cancellation link that can be found inside the confirmation of booking email you'll receive from MyConcierge

Cancellations within the cancellation period and “no-shows” will be charged the FULL AMOUNT of the tour. I understand that every person in my party will need to read Participant-Agreement prior to joining the tour. 

For any cancellations, please contact Hawaii Forest & Trail directly at (808) 331-8505 

$ 159.00
PER ADULT
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