Looking for an explosive introduction to the Big Island? Discover how the eruptive forces of Kalapana have impacted lives and altered landscapes during this guided tour!
Explore the village of Hilo, and check out the black rock of Kalapana, on whose grounds a village once stood. Visit the famed Painted Church, which was twice moved to evade encroaching lava flows. Walk the black sand beaches of Kaimu Bay, and travel the Puna coastline to MacKenzie State Park. There, visit a heated cove, and swim or snorkel among tropical marine life.
Lava Tree State Park is also on the agenda. Marvel at trees burned from the inside out, and turned into moss-covered petrified oddities. Plus, keep your own fire fueled with a traditional Hawaiian-style BBQ lunch, complete with complimentary beer and champagne.
Pretty hot, right?
Note: Closed-toe shoes are required. Guests should be able to negotiate stairs and walk for 20 minutes unassisted. All children under the age of 18 must be accompanied by an adult.
What to expect
- Wrap your head around the volcanic forces that have shaped the Big Island during a guided tour
- Visit Kilauea Volcano, Kalapana, Kaimu Bay, and MacKenzie State Park
- Walk the black sand beaches, swim in a heated cove, and check out petrified trees
- Enjoy a BBQ lunch and complimentary beer and champagne
About this Activity
|Price||$229.00 per guest|
|Duration / Session||10 hours|
24 hour notice required to cancel tour for full refund