Best of Big Island and Volcanoes National Park

special offer banner Best of Big Island and Volcanoes National Park (Kilauea and Mauna Loa, Jaggar Museum)
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Shore Excursion Size ? Small
Shore Excursion Type Scenic, Cultural
Shore Excursion Duration 6 Hours
Activity Level ? Easy
Shore Excursion Leaves From ? Cruise Ship Pier
Food/Beverage Provided Beverage Included
Recommended Dress We recommend wearing casual clothes, comfortable shoes, sunglasses, sunscreen and a light sweater or jacket as there might be cooler temperatures at the volcano park.
Restrictions As there is minimum storage space all wheelchairs must be collapsible and must weigh less than 50 pounds.

Best of Big Island and Volcanoes National Park

Join us on this magnificent Volcanoes National Park tour. This tour highlights some of the Big Island's most precious gems, such as rainforest waterfalls, black sand beaches, craters, lava tubes, and much more!

The first stop is at the Richardson Black Sand Beach, where sea turtles are usually spotted. The Black Sand Beach is a local favorite and is a great way to see how the ocean and volcanoes make fine black sand.

Next, you will pass through the historic town of Hilo and stop by a breathtaking 80 ft waterfall, Rainbow Falls. Once you leave Rainbow Falls, you will head over to the Liliuokalani Japanese Garden, where you will enjoy the pleasant scenery and trails.

Your next stop will be Big Island Candies, which was established in 1977. Big Island Candies manufactures and markets fine quality macadamia nut candies and cookies, using 100 percent Hawaii-grown macadamia nuts, Kona coffee, island eggs, real butter and high-grade chocolate. Since its founding, Big Island Candies has continuously introduced new and imaginative products that "wow" both the eyes and taste buds of its growing legion of fans.

You will then make your way to the summit of Kilauea volcano at the Volcanoes National Park, the most highly regarded and revered volcanic area on Earth. The park dramatically displays the results of 70 million years of volcanism, migration, and evolution - processes that thrust a bare land from the sea and clothed it with unique ecosystems, and a distinct human culture. The park highlights two of the world's most active volcanoes, Kilauea and Mauna Loa, and offers insights on the birth of the Hawaiian Islands and views of dramatic volcanic landscapes.

At the park, you will stop at the Visitor Center, see the highly acclaimed Jaggar Museum, and witness the spectacular Thurston Lava Tube, steam vents, sulfur banks, and fascinating scenic lookouts. No trip to Hawaii is complete without a trip to Volcanoes National Park.

4.5 Stars4.7 / 5  |  73 ReviewsReview This Tour
Loved it!
May 30, 2022
Our guide was so knowledgeable and made ours tour very interesting and fun!
Reviewer: Carolyn LeBlanc
5 Stars
Overall good tour
May 30, 2022
Guide did a good job. Liked the mix of local sights and the National Park.
Reviewer: Andrea Levenson
4 Stars
title is perfect
May 21, 2022
This is the second time we have done this tour. first was with many many other people during the day /this time it was a small group and at night.!! Very dramatic difference, the tour guide was awesome and very very knowledgeable, on time and returned us to the ship on time. I will book with Expedia again.
Reviewer: Lyn
5 Stars
Lava Tube Walk
April 25, 2022
Very informative videos of the volcano eruptions while driving to the Volcano National Park. But the best part was the walk through the lava tube!
Reviewer: Linda Mergel
5 Stars
Excellent tour
April 03, 2022
Very enjoyable and informative. Would recommend.
Reviewer: Alexandra Eaton
5 Stars
Extremely Happy and impressed with your Company.
March 20, 2022
Extremely Happy and impressed with your Company. We were greeted at the Pier by the Driver/Guide holding the Tour Sign. I hope I got it right with his name (Edmond or Redmond). He was confident and explained the Tour / Rules for a satisfactory Tour in the allowed time. We were very happy and currently have another cruised broked on the Emerald Princesss on January 2, 2023 for a 15 day (Ocean to Ocean). We looked up the stops and are picking the excursions we want using your service.
Reviewer: Rory
5 Stars