Experience the well-known attraction on the Big Island of Hawaii, Volcanoes National Park. Take a drive through the 11 mile Crater Rim that circles Kilauea’s summit and make frequent stops to experience firsthand the wonder and unique beauty of Hawaii’s volcanoes. View smooth and jagged lava, lava tubes, sulfur banks and bleak desert areas. Finally, take a short walk through a rain forest path leading to the famed Thurston Lava Tube, a natural wonder unique to Hawaii. A visit to Thomas A. Jaggar Museum, located next to the Hawaiian Volcano Observatory is situated three miles inside the park entrance will let you view videos of volcanic eruptions, geologic displays, and working seismic equipment relating to the adjacent Hawaiian Volcano Observatory. There are spectacular overlooks into Kilauea Caldera and Halema’uma’u Crater. Oval-shaped Kilauea Caldera is 2 to 2.5 miles across and it is about 400 feet deep in some places. Within this caldera is Halema’uma’u Crater. Here you can smell brimstone and hear steam hissing out of fissures in the rock. After leaving the park, you will visit the Mauna Loa Macadamia Nut Factory and also have time to visit their popular gift shop and snack bar.
In addition to the Volcanoes National Park, explore more of Hilo’s surroundings, including Akatsuka Orchid Nursery and Rainbow Falls – a tropical rainforest wonder. Plus, Mauna Loa Macadamia Nut Factory and all the natural glory of our volcanoes National Park Tour.
Wear lightweight, layered clothing that will keep you warm and sturdy, comfortable shoes.
Route may be modified due to National Park advisories
No guaranteed sightings of lava flows.
Tour stops are subject to changes.
Patrons with physical disabilities or special needs should call in their reservations. This includes those traveling with motorized scooters or wheelchairs.
Pick up at pier 8am. Times subject to change based on Cruise Ship.
Shore Excursions are tours and activities created specifically to cater to cruisers on cruise lines.
Please be outside of the Pier 10 min earlier prior to your pick up time scheduled and lookout for a representative and they’ll assist you onto your vehicle. Transportation will be provided by Roberts Hawaii unless otherwise specified.
Please call to get specific times for the tours that match up with your cruise ship schedule.
Not all tours are offered for every cruise itinerary.
Cancellation Policy: Cancellations must be made 48 hours prior to the day of service and will result in a 10% processing fee. Cancellations made in a shorter period of time (less than 24 hours prior to the day of service) will result in a 100% charge being incurred/ No refund. No shows will incur full charges/NO REFUND.
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