Up to 10 guests - This tour is all about the Volcano Park - We meet at the Volcano Park Visitor Center to begin tour
This private Hawaii Volcanoes National Park Tour for up to 10 in your group and is a 4 hour tour.
You will drive to the Hawaii Volcanoes National Park and meet me at the Visitor Center. The tour start time is flexible. If driving from Kona it is around a 2 hour drive to the Volcano Park. Hilo is 40 minutes drive to the volcano Park.
This tour is an extensive tour of the Volcano Park. After picking you up at the visitor center we will drive to Jagger Museum. You will see the smoke rising from the Kilauea Caldera.
You will experience the heat from the Steam Vents and walk out to the crater rim where steam rises.
On our drive down Chain of Craters you will view past lava flows, be underground walking through a lava tube.
You will get to walk out on past lava flows as I talk about some of the different formations.
We will drive all the way to the ocean to see a beautiful Sea Arch. You will have a chance to walk out on the old road most of which is now covered by lava.
Jagger Museum with the viewpoint overlooking the smoke rising from the Kilauea Caldera.
Steam vents and another amazing view of the Caldera
Kilauea Iki Crater where a 1959 Eruption took place
Walking through a old lava tube and be underground as you walk though it.
From the top of the park at 4000 foot elevation we will drive down Chain of Craters road to see and walk out on past lava flows.
We will drive all the way to the ocean to see a beautiful Sea Arch
On the drive we will take some short walks out on past lava flows. On these walks we will see some unusual lava formations.
Meeting Location + Tour Duration
Meeting location: Hawaii Volcanoes National Park Visitor Center
End location: You will be returned to the Visitor Center
Duration: 4 hours
This tour can start at any time of the day. If you are driving from Kona or Waikoloa this is a 2 hour drive. You can specify the time you would like to meet at the visitor center for the tour. If driving from Hilo it is a 40 minute drive.
We will be taking our 10 passenger 2012 Nissan NV Passenger van. The van is comfortable and air conditioned.
My services as your tour guide for the day.
Transportation by modern, air conditioned vehicle.
Bottled water, chocolate covered macadamizes.
Estimated Local Cash Needed
10 US Dollars - If you wish to purchase anything at the Jagger Museum such as books, DVD or clothing.
Anything you purchase at Jagger Museum. Also you should eat prior to the tour as there are not areas for food down chain of craters road.
I do not travel to Kona or Waikoloa on the west side of Hawaii. If you are on Kona side of island you may select the 4 hour Meet In The Volcano Park Tour or you may drive to Hilo Walgreens Parking to begin the 6 hour tour.