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$247.00

Duration

13 Hours

Big Island Tour (from Kona)

Big Island is famous for coffee and volcanoes, but there’s so much more. Enjoy a full day of exploring the cultural sites and natural beauty of Hawaii.

Highlights

Visit Hawaii Volcanoes National Park
See living history at the 'Place of Refuge'
Tour Kona Joe Coffee Plantation
Stroll on a black sand beach and more!

Activity Times

6:00 AM

What's included?

Round-Trip transportation from major Kona Hotels.
An immersive tour of coffee cultivation in Hawaii.
Admission to Pu'uhonua o Honaunau National Historical Park.
Lunch is provided at the Punalu'u Bake Shop.
Admission to Volcanoes National Park.
Live narration throughout the tour from our expert guides.

Description

Big Island Tour From Kona

Prepare for an extraordinary adventure as we take you on a breathtaking journey on the Big Island Tour. From the lush coffee plantations to the dramatic volcanic landscapes, this tour is a perfect blend of natural beauty and rich culture.
 
Green coffee beans still on the tree on a Kona coffee plantation.

Kona Joe Coffee Plantation - Sip the Magic of Kona
Our journey begins at the Kona Joe Coffee Plantation, where you'll immerse yourself in the world of coffee. As you step onto the plantation, the aromatic symphony of roasted beans will greet you. Sip on the rich, smooth taste of world-famous Kona coffee and learn about the art of coffee cultivation.
 
 
 
Pu'uhonua o Honaunau National Historical Park - A Step Back in Time
Next, we step back in time at Pu'uhonua o Honaunau National Historical Park, also known as the "Place of Refuge." This sacred site is a window into ancient Hawaiian culture. The history and spirituality of this place will leave you in awe.
 
 
A black sand beach on the Southern shore of Hawaii's Big Island.Punalu'u Black Sand Beach - Nature's Artistry
Take a stroll on this iconic black sand beach, and keep an eye out for sea turtles that often visit this local haven. It's a picture-perfect spot you won’t want to miss.
 

 

 

Punalu'u Bake Shop - Sweet Delights Await
Prepare to please your sweet tooth at the charming Punalu'u Bake Shop. Here, you'll have the opportunity to indulge in a wide array of delectable Hawaiian pastries, baked with love and a touch of aloha. The Big Island Tour is happy to serve our guests lunch here at the Punalu'u Bake Shop. 

 
Cooled lava forms ripples of crusty black rock and plants grow from the crevasses.

Kilauea Crater in Hawaii Volcanoes National Park - Witness Nature's Fury
Our tour culminates at the iconic Kilauea Crater in Hawaii Volcanoes National Park. Marvel at the majesty of this active volcano, where billowing plumes of steam rise from the Earth’s core. This is a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to witness nature's power up close.
 

Drive by Hilo Town
Driving through Hilo, you'll encounter a charming Hawaiian town with lush gardens, historic buildings, and a vibrant culture. Don't miss the colorful markets, tropical parks, and the iconic Banyan Drive, lined with giant banyan trees and of course, the King Kamehameha Statue that stands tall.

Rainbow Falls 
Rainbow Falls on the Big Island is a mesmerizing natural wonder with waterfalls cascading from lush cliffs. You will see where the name comes when you look out on the rainbows formed by the mist and spray of the waterfalls. This picture perfect location is a must-visit for any trip to Hawaii

Don't miss out on the unforgettable adventure of the Big Island Tour from Kona. Join us as we explore the natural and cultural wonders that make Hawaii an exceptional place. Book your seat now and embark on a journey filled with awe-inspiring sights and rich experiences. Hawaii's beauty awaits you!

Operating Hours and Schedule

  • The Big Island Tour from Kona operates every Monday and Thursday with some exceptions.
  • Please see the calendar for availability.

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If this tour is canceled with more than 48 hours notice, the total amount is refunded. If the tour is canceled without 48 hours notice, full charges apply. No shows incur full charges.

Getting There

Round-trip hotel transportation is included from convenient Kona locations. If your hotel or the place you are staying is not listed, we will pick you up at the closest location.

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