Memorable 8 hour Hilo/Puna or Volcano NP Big Island Tour

Tour Number

Activity Level

319462


Categories

City, Museums / Culture, Nature and Wildlife, Shore Excursion

Details

Kid Friendly: Yes. Children should be at least 6 years old unless you provide your own child seat.

Friendly: No.
You must be able to get in and out of the vehicle.

Maximum travelers: 4

Language(s)

explanation

Spanish (conversational), English (fluent)

Experience the beauty, uniqueness, and magic of this area


You will experience the beauty & magic of this side/part of the Big Island, why it unique in the Hawaiian chain, and why I have chosen to live here. You will learn a lot about Hawaiian history, culture, the language, trees, fruits, flowers, birds, animals, and more. There will be many great photo ops. It will be a very educational, informative, interesting, fun, and memorable tour that you will remember & cherish the rest of your life.

Itinerary

As you'll see in the 6 hr tour, it starts in Hilo with the choices there and then moves either South to the Puna District and/or the Volcano Nation Park or up the Hamakua Coast and on to Waimea town in the Parker Ranch. Swimming and/or snorkeling is an option for those that enjoy that. The additional 2 hours is to extend either the distance covered, things seen & done, or just to spend a more time at the places and activities you enjoy the most.

Meeting Location + Tour Duration

Meeting location: I'll pick you up where ever you're at in the Hilo area, i.e. the Cruise Ship dock, your hotel, the airport or on out to the Pahoa/Puna District area where I live.

End location: I'll either drop you off where I picked you up or at an alternative spot that you specify.

Duration: 8 hours

Transportation

Well maintained 2016 Honda CRV/SUV with air conditioning, capacity is up to 4 adults. For groups of 5 or 6 a 7 pax van will need to be rented and for groups of 7 to 14 a 15 pax van at an additional charge.

What’s Included

Other: Transportation, some snacks, water and other drinks, snorkel gear if you choose to go snorkeling, and entrance to the Volcano National Park if we go there. Guide services including interesting statistics & educational information about Hawaiian History, Culture, trees, fruits, flowers, animals, birds, and our volcanos.

Estimated Local Cash Needed

50 USD - This is per person primarily for breakfast and/or lunch and could be less or more depending on if you choose to do the Imiloa Astronomy & Culutural Center and/or the Onemea Botanical Garden or Volcano Natrional Park which has an entrance fee of $20 p/p.

What’s Extra

Other: Entrance fees to the Imiloa Astronomy & Cultural Center, the Onemea Botanical Garden, Breakfast and/or Lunch, and beer at the Micro Breweries except Hawaii Nui/Mehana in Hilo where tasting is free.

Private tour guide Laurence

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