Shore Excursion Size
Shore Excursion Type Active, Scenic
Shore Excursion Duration 4 Hours 30 minutes
Shore Excursion Leaves From
Cruise Ship Pier
Food/Beverage Provided Snack, Beverage
Recommended Dress Comfortable shorts or long pants which will get dirty and a lite jacket. Closed toe athletic or hiking shoes that lace up are required and any guests wearing flip flops, sandal type shoes, (Teva's, Keene's, Crocs, Skeletoes or Sketcher Shapers) will not be allowed to participate and will not be entitled to a refund. Items such as sunglasses and cameras must be on a strap.
Restrictions Minimum age to participate is 10 years old and all guests must weigh between 80 and 260 pounds. Anyone under the age of 18 will be required to complete their own waiver and have a responsible adult sign the form for them. This does not need to be a parent or legal guardian. Guests must be able to walk 1 mile over uneven terrain. Guests cannot be pregnant. Guests with serious neck, back, or joint injuries or chronic heart problems should use their own discretion about their capabilities to safely participate in this activity. It is STRONGLY RECOMMENDED that anyone with who has had recent surgery, especially on ankles, knees or their back, not participate in this tour as some degree of impact on joints is unavoidable.
Akaka Falls Skyline Eco Adventure
You will be picked up at the Hilo cruise pier and transferred to the Hamakua Coast location, which is approximately a 30 minute drive away. Upon arrival at the zipline location, staff will have you sign a waiver, weigh in, and give you a safety briefing. After the zipline portion of the tour, you will be taken on a quick driving tour of Hilo, which includes stops at Akaka Falls State Park and Rainbow Falls.
Your adventure begins as you set out with your two guides who are specially-trained to share information on Hawaii's land and culture, while showing you a great time. The actual ziplining portion of the tour takes approximately 2 hours 15 minutes and covers 7 incredible ziplines that pass above jaw dropping scenery and along unrivaled spans.
From all of the lines you will have spectacular ocean or mountain views. Two of the ziplines will take you past breathtaking waterfalls including the incredible 250-foot high KoleKole Falls.