8 years and older
Age
5 Hours
Duration
Big Island, Kona
Location
Included
Pick Up
7:30AM
Tour Times

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

Schedule:

  • Availability: Monday, Friday, and Saturday
  • Tour Times: 7:30 AM
  • Duration: 5 Hours (Approx.)

UPGRADE to an affordable Private Ohana Tour and experience “Hidden Craters Hike” exclusively with your family or small group.

Venture onto private land behind 3 locked gates to explore the upper slopes of Kona’s very own volcano – Hualalai. This journey provides intimate, unique access to the site of multiple volcanic eruptions from the 1800s, all within a short distance. Explore a unique lava tube and capture scenic views of the coastline. We also offer private exclusive tours for groups of 12 or more, please call us for more information.

Highlights:

  • Exclusive experience with your family or small group.
  • Exclusive private access onto the Hualalai volcano and into a native forest.
  • Take pleasure in a 3-4 mile hike through untouched cloud forest with incredible vistas of the Kona coast.
  • Stand on the edge of precipitous volcanic craters that plunge deep into the earth below.
  • Climb through a segment of a lava tube.

Includes:

  • Trail bar snack and water refills (Please bring your own reusable bottle!).
  • Gear – Walking sticks, day packs, and rain jackets.

Recommendations:

  • Comfortable walking shoes
  • Wear a hat
  • Wear sunscreen
  • Bring a light sweatshirt or jacket

Restrictions/Requirements:

  • Tour is for ages 8 years and older.
  • Minimum 4 participants, Maximum of 9 participants
  • Guests should be able to hike on uneven or rocky terrain. We sometimes encounter cool and wet conditions. Our tour ranges from sea level to 6,000 feet. We will meander on a single-track trail through native forest with an elevation change of approximately 800 feet. While exploring the lava tube, expect to descend and ascend approximately 30 – 40 feet.

Location: Hawaii Forest & Trail Kona Headquarters
Address: 73-5593 A, Olowalu St, Kailua-Kona, HI 96740
Google Maps: https://goo.gl/maps/ji87k7yNWC3yGFAN8

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

Activity Company: Hawaii Forest & Trail

Pick-up Location and Time:

Hawaii Forest & Trail Kona Headquarters – 7:30 AM
Address: 73-5593 A, Olowalu St, Kailua-Kona, HI 96740
Google Maps: https://goo.gl/maps/ji87k7yNWC3yGFAN8

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