From Kona side - 8 Hour Custom Private Tour on the Big Island


Tour Number

Activity Level



Adventure / Active, Day Trip / Out of Town, First Time Visitor, Shore Excursion


Kid Friendly: No. Suitable for teenagers.

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

Maximum travelers: 4



English (fluent)

Volcanos National Park, black, green sand beach, totally customizable tour

We begin the tour at the location of your choice. This 8 hour private tour will allow you to see almost anything you would like. . . with no set itinerary.

Some of the most popular things to do on this 8 hour tour is a visit to Volcanoes National Park, with exploring as much as you like, Punalu'u Black Sand Beach, a stop at the Southern most bakery in the US, waterfalls, farmer's markets and so much more.

It's nearly impossible to describe this tour, but you will definitely see a lot!

Let me show you the beauty of the Big Island of Hawaii!


This tour usually takes 8 hours depending on how many places we visit. The duration of this tour is totally flexible to fit your interests and desires. Part of the fun of doing private tours is being able to make changes as we go, allowing us to maximize our time. . . and enjoyment!

Possible sights to see can include:
*a coffee farm tour with samples
*Pu'u Honua O' Honaunau National Park
*Kealakekua to see the Captain Cook monument
*drive up the Kohala Coast with a few stops at some amazing beaches
*Pololu Valley with a hike to the ocean, a drive along the Kohala Mountain Road
*macadamia nut farm and visitor center

If there is something you read about or researched that you would like to see, we probably can do it.

Meeting Location + Tour Duration

Meeting location: We begin the tour at the location of your choice anywhere on the Kona side of the island. This includes Waikoloa, Kona, Waimea, Captain Cook, Hawi.

End location: We end the tour at the location of your choice anywhere on the island.

Duration: 8 hours

The duration of this tour is an estimate and can change based on the length of time we spend at each stop. Remember, this is YOUR tour and it is my goal to give you an experience of a lifetime.


4-door, Air Conditioned, 2016 Ford F-150 4WD, which has tons of room for up to four full sized guests. This truck has been modified for off-road use with a higher step up than usual.

What’s Included

Guiding service, entrance fee to Volcanoes National Park, Pu'uhonua o Hōnaunau National Historical Park (City of Refuge), green sand beach shuttle, bottled water and transportation to some spectacular sights.

Estimated Local Cash Needed

15 USD - per person for snacks, drinks, etc.

What’s Extra

Drinks / Snacks / Meals / Souvenirs, etc.

A Recent Review of this tour

Had a great time exploring the Big Island. Scott was very accommodating for things we wanted to do and made the day a lot of fun. We appreciated his knowledge of the area and his suggestions of places to visit.
Jeffrey Buchanan

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