6-hr Hawaii Volcanoes National Park Private Tour

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Tour Number

Activity Level

591914


Categories

Youth and Family, Nature and Wildlife, Hiking and Walking, Adventure / Active

Details

Kid Friendly: Yes. Yes. We specialize in family friendly private tours of Hawaii Volcanoes National Park! All information presented in a way everyone can enjoy and benefit from. We offer a Jr. Ranger program for guests with kids ages 3-12 years old.

Friendly: Yes.
Tour can be customized to guests physical preferences!

Maximum travelers: 10

Language(s)

explanation

English (fluent)

In depth exploration of summit and flank areas of Kilauea volcano inside Hawaii Volcanoes National Park


This is the deluxe version of our 3-hr private tour, including the highlight summit locations of the volcano as well as more 'off the beaten' path locations on the Chain of Craters road. This road leads all the way to the ocean and coastal areas of the volcano and includes stops in the volcanic terrains of the upper East Rift Zone. This option does require more walking but allows us to get further out into the field far from the buses and large crowds. I posses special use permits, authorized by Hawaii Volcanoes National Park, to take guests into areas of the volcano that few get to see. Accessible areas are subject to closure due to eruption activity or National Park closures.

Itinerary

Volcano House hotel is where we meet and start the tour with a general introduction to Hawaii's geology and current eruption conditions. Walks to the steam vents and sulphur banks. Kilauea Iki overlook. Thurston Lava Tube. Devastation trail. Then we begin our journey towards the ocean as we transition from the native rainforests to the volcanic landscapes of the National Park. Discover unique rock formations, isolated eruption areas and learn of the history of the volcano from both the scientific and cultural perspectives.

Meeting Point + Tour Duration

Meeting Point Options: Suggested by Guide: Volcano House Hotel inside Hawaii Volcanoes National Park.

End Point Options: Suggested by Guide: Volcano House Hotel inside Hawaii Volcanoes National Park.

Duration: 6 hours

This option runs approximately 6-hrs total.

Transportation

Not included. Our private tours meet inside the National Park where you can choose to hike for the entire duration of the tour or use your rental vehicle to access other areas with the guide.

What’s Included

  • Guiding Services

Estimated Local Cash Needed

No cash is needed for this tour

What’s Extra

Other: Professional, award winning guide.

Restrictions

I am not a tour driver. I can accompany you in your vehicle or you can choose to hike for the duration of the tour.

My hikes to the flowing lava (when safely and legally accessible) require a minimum age of 12 years old for safety reasons.

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