This incredible Circle Island Tour takes guests through Kona coffee country, visits the world-famous Punalu’u Black Sand Beach, and explores all the beauty of Hilo, Akaka Falls, and Waipio Valley. This tour showcases Kona’s best…
Duration: Approximately 12 hours (Afternoon and Evening)
Pickup Locations: All West Hawaii Hotels and Resorts
Deli-style lunch and Volcano House dinner included!
Experience the power and beauty of a land transformed, the Big Island’s iconic volcanoes! Travel over Saddle Road past Mauna Kea and Mauna Loa on your way to Hawaii’s most active volcano – Kilauea! Explore Kaumana Caves near Hilo, discover the newest Black Sand Beach at Pohoiki and take an exclusive tour of Fissure 8 – Leilani Estate’s most active eruption site. Next, journey to the summit at Hawaii Volcanoes National Park. Discover the volcano’s reformation and gaze at enormity of the giant crater – Halemaumau. Dine at famous Volcano House for a delicious three-course dinner before stargazing along Saddle Road during the relaxing return.
**Gourmet picnic lunch and three-course restaurant dinner included**
Points of Interest:
- Kaumana Caves State Park
- Pohoiki Black Sand Beach
- Fissure 8 – Exclusive Access
- Hawaii Volcanoes National Park – Chain of Craters Road Lookouts, Steam Vents and views of the New Halemau’mau Crater
- Volcano House Dinner
What Kailani Tours Hawaii Provides:
English-speaking driver/guide, Mercedes 15 passenger van, deli-style lunch, umbrellas in the event of rain, hot towel, dinner at Volcano House, bottled water, flashlight, and hot beverage. This tour has a maximum of 13 passengers to provide plenty of headroom in the cabin and comes with a state-of-the-art audio and visual public address package.
- Depart hotel.
- Kuleana Rum Shack picnic.
- Kaumana Caves State Park – 15 min of caving (optional).
- Pohoiki Black Sand Beach – Explore world’s newest black sand beach.
- Fissure 8 – Private and exclusive access to the most active area of the 2018 eruption!
- Hawaii Volcanoes National Park – Chain of Craters Road Lookouts, Steam Vents and views of the new Kilauea Caldera.
- Dinner at Volcano House.
- Stargazing at Volcano or Along Saddle Road (Weather Permitting).
- Return to hotel.
- What to Bring
Sunscreen, sunglasses, a hat, camera, and a sweater or jacket for after sunset.
- What to Wear
Although Hawaii is home to the endless summer, there are places and times where the temperature can drop substantially. Weather at the Hawaii Volcanoes National Park can range from 10 degrees C. to 25 degrees C. Saddle Road temperatures can get even chillier to perhaps 5 degrees C. Kailani Tours Hawaii recommends wearing comfortable footwear, a hat and sunglasses, and shorts or long pants. Most guests wear a light jacket or bring long pants for after sunset.
This tour is for guests 5 years and older. It does not include lengthy hikes. This tour is not recommended for women who are pregnant or may be pregnant. Passengers travelling with a wheelchair or walker are more than welcome to join our tour. Kailani Tours Hawaii’s spacious Mercedes passenger vans provide the ultimate in comfort for guests hoping to avoid large 50 passenger vans and want a more personal and authentic Hawaiian Experience. The Deluxe Volcano Experience is designed to give our guests an affordable first-class tour while experiencing all that Kilauea has to offer! Please note, our vans are equipped to handle easy storage of a wheelchair or other medical equipment. But we do not have a wheelchair lift.
Kailani Tours Hawaii is committed to providing five-star service to all guests. Kailani Tours Hawaii will not refund tour price due to weather-related reasons. We will promise an incredible volcano experience but unfortunately cannot control the weather. Guests will be charged 100% of the tour price for cancellations made within 24 hours of the scheduled tour.
Kailani Tours Hawaii is a Big-Island based deluxe tour company specializing in Kilauea Tours, Charters, and special events. The company utilizes Mercedes Benz Sprinter vans, maintains the best touring equipment, and provides the highest level of service!