12 Hours
Duration
Big Island
Location
Lunch and Dinner
Meal
11:00AM
Tour Times

UPDATED 2021: Description of activity subject to change without notice due to new limitations and updated capacities. Thank you.

Schedule:

  • Availability: Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday.
  • Tour Times: 11:00 AM
  • Duration: 12 Hours

The most in-depth volcano experience on the Island of Hawaii is back! Your National Park Certified Guide will share a mix of natural and cultural history about the island’s formation, illuminating the stories behind the ever-changing landscape of our island home. Stay after dark to see Kilauea’s latest eruption light up the night sky!

Highlights include:

  • On this in-depth park experience, your interpretive guide will illuminate the historic events that recently changed the landscape of Hawaii Volcanoes National Park forever.
  • Enjoy 2-3 miles of hiking around the park’s most dynamic terrain
  • View Kilauea’s latest eruption after dark, when the glow from lava deep in the caldera lights up the night’s sky!
    We’ll visit a large private lava tube known for its bright yellow and gold microbial mats living on the cave walls. This lava tube is only accessible to Hawaii Forest & Trail guests.

Includes:

  • National Park entrance fees
  • Snacks, beverages, Deli-style lunch, Dinner
  • Walking sticks, flashlights, and rain ponchos

Recommendations:

  • Comfortable walking shoes
  • Long pants
  • Reusable water bottle
  • Light jacket

Restrictions/Requirements:

  • The minimum age is 8 years old.
  • Guests should be able to hike on uneven or rocky terrain.
  • We sometimes encounter cool, wet, or muddy conditions.
  • Other tour restrictions may apply.
  • Rated: Easy to Moderate

Special Notes:

  • Please arrive 15 minutes prior to your scheduled pick-up time.

Activity Company: Hawaii Forest & Trail

Pick-up Schedule:

  • Hawaii Forest & Trail Kona Headquarters10:40 AM
  • Four Seasons Resort Hualalai (front entrance) – 11:00 AM
  • Queens’ Market Place (Look For Charlie’s Thai Cuisine, and we’ll be at the curb!) – 11:20 AM
  • Shops at Mauna Lani (front of Foodland Store) – 11:30 AM
  • J Hara Store (Parking Lot) – 1:00 PM

Note: Please arrive 15 minutes prior to your scheduled pick-up time.