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Kilauea Expedition - Lava Fields Hike & BBQ Dinner Instant Confirmation

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Hike to Kilauea's most active eruption site, coming as close as possible to red-hot lava. Enjoy a BBQ dinner and watch the crater glow after dark.

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Embark on a hike around Kilauea, the most active volcano in the world, in search of flowing lava. Experience the surreal twilight world of the Big Island as you trek several miles over black stone and crushed rock toward vents that regularly glow with volcanic activity. Experience the beauty and power of nature firsthand, and definitely don't forget your camera, as opportunities to get this close to areas with live volcanic activity are rare. The hike back will be starlit, offering a different look at the island's beauty.
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From Kona / Waikoloa
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Adult (Age 13 & over)
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Child (Age 10-12)
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    Witness the epic beauty of Hawaiian lava flows.
Get off the resort and seek adventure. Strap on a sturdy pair of shoes and blaze a trail with an expert guide to some of the most consistently active volcanic sites in Hawaii.
  • Duration (incl. transportation): 12 - 14.5 hour(s)
  • Available: Daily
  • Pick-up:
    • Round-trip from Kona / Waikoloa free x per person
      Round-trip from Kona / Waikoloa free x per person
  • Inclusion: Beverages / Bottled water / Lunch / Backpack / Headlamp / Walking stick / Snacks / Flashlight / Camera tripod (shared) / Mosquito repellent / Sunblock / Umbrella
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  • 09:00-10:00 Pick-up
  • Drive to Hilo (Kapohokine Store) (2 hrs)
  • 12:00 Drive to Hiking Trail (40 mins)
  • 13:00 Lava Expedition Hike (4 hrs)
    Hike is approximately 2 miles each way, depending on current lava flows. A picnic lunch will be served during the hike.
  • 17:00 BBQ Dinner at Painted Church (1 hr)
    Enjoy a delicious BBQ dinner at Painted Church.
  • 18:00 Hawaii Volcanos National Park Visitor's Center (2 hrs)
    Stop at the Hawaii Volcanoes National Park to watch the magnificent glow of the lava flow after dark.
  • 22:00-23:15 Drop-off
Package detail / Schedule
1 Select a date
2 Select the amount (# of participants, vehicles, hours, etc.)
You can book a maximum of 13.
Adult (Age 13 & over)
USD 155.21
USD 155.21
Child (Age 10-12)
USD 155.21
USD 155.21
Instant Confirmation USD 0.00 USD 0.00
USD 0.00
USD 0.00
Total:
*The price is subject to change depending on the start time or add-on(s) you choose.
Adult (Age 13 & over)
USD 155.21
USD 155.21
Child (Age 10-12)
USD 155.21
USD 155.21
GE Tax included
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    Connect with an ancient and primal force of nature
Get off the resort and seek adventure. Strap on a sturdy pair of shoes and blaze a trail with an expert guide to some of the most consistently active volcanic sites in Hawaii.
Please Note Lunch is not included on this package.
  • Duration: 8.5 - 9 hour(s)
  • Available: Daily
  • Pick-up: Not available
  • Inclusion: Beverages / Bottled water / Backpack / Headlamp / Walking stick / Snacks / Flashlight / Camera tripod (shared) / Mosquito repellent / Sunblock / Umbrella
  • Schedule
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  • Check-in
    Time & Location
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  • Check-out
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  • 11:30 Check-in at Grand Naniloa Hotel (Kaphokine Adventures Store)
  • 13:00 Drive to Hiking Trail
  • 14:30 Lava Expedition Hike (4 hrs)
    Hike is approximately 2 miles each way, depending on current lava flows.
  • 17:00 BBQ Dinner at Painted Church (1 hr)
    Enjoy a delicious BBQ dinner at Painted Church
  • 18:00 Hawaii Volcanos National Park Visitor's Center (2 hrs)
    Stop at the Hawaii Volcanos National Park to watch the magnificent glow of the lava flow after dark.
  • Drive Back to Hilo
  • 20:00-20:30 Check-out
Package detail / Schedule
Notes
Restriction(s)
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    • Guests who are pregnant are not permitted to participate in this activity.
    • Guests with neck, back or joint problems are not permitted to participate in this activity.
    • This activity is not wheelchair accessible.
    • If less than 4 participants are booked, the activity may not operate.
    • Children 10 years old and above can participate in this activity.
    • Guests must be physically fit and able to navigate stairs and across uneven terrain while carrying 15 pounds.
Required Items to Bring & Attire
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    • A valid government-issued photo ID
    • Bottled water
    • Closed toe shoes
    • Comfortable clothing
    • Clothing that can get dirty
    • Long pants
    • Long sleeve shirt
    • Hat
    • Sunglasses
    • Camera
    • Sweatshirt / light jacket
Requirement(s) - Others
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    • Participants are required to sign a liability waiver at the time of check-in.
    • Minors are required to have a parent or guardian sign their liability waiver.
Additional Note(s)
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    • This activity operates regardless of weather.
    • The menu is subject to change without notice.
    • You will share the transportation with other customers.
    • The activity provider does not assume any responsibility for your valuables and/or personal belongings.
    • Gratuity is not included in the price.
    • Volcanic emissions, including sulfur gas, may affect those with respiratory issues. If you have any concerns, please consult with a physician before participating in this activity.
Booking Requirements (# of participants, vehicles, hours, etc.)
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    • You can book a maximum of 13.
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FAQ
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What is the lunch and dinner menu?
  • Lunch Menu (choice of one):
    -Italian Cold Cut Sandwich
    -Turkey Sandwich
    -Ham Sandwich
    -Tuna Sandwich
    -Vegetarian Sandwich
    -Club Sandwich
    -Salad (gluten free)
    -Turkey Salad (gluten free)
    -Tuna Salad (gluten free)
    -Ham Salad (gluten free)

    Dinner Menu:
    - BBQ Dinner: Guava-glazed pork ribs, shoyu ginger chicken, butter & herb corn, pineapple coleslaw and pasta salad with Italian dressing.

    - Veggie Dinner: BBQ veggie skewers with herb seasoning, butter & herb corn, pineapple coleslaw and pasta salad with Italian dressing.

    - Gluten Free Dinner: Olive oil & salt seasoned Pulehu chicken, Pulehu ribs, butter & herb corn and pineapple coleslaw.
How strenuous is the hike?
  • The hike is moderately strenuous, and covers approximately 4 miles round-trip over uneven terrain.
Does this tour enter Hawaii Volcanoes National Park?
  • No, this tour does not enter the national park. The guides will take you to areas around Kilauea, such as Kalapana, in search of active lava flows.
Are molten lava viewings guaranteed?
  • No, the presence of molten lava cannot be guaranteed. The emergence of molten lava is an unpredictable phenomena. In the event that molten lava is not found, refunds will not be issued.
How close do we get to the lava entry point?
  • The hike gets about 150 to 200 yards from the lava entry point into the ocean.
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Payment/Cancellation policy
Payment type
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Cancellation Policy
  • Any cancellations made after 18:00 local time, 2 business days prior to the activity will be subject to a charge of 100% of the total amount.
From USD 155.21
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(4.55/5.00) 4.55 / 5
(29 reviews)
Pick-up Available
Duration incl. transportation 8.5 - 14.5 hour(s)
Availability Daily
Meal Lunch

LATEST 5-STAR REVIEWS

by: Chris A
Chris was an amazing driver and guide, had tons of useful info and was great to talk with.
Although this was a challenging hike, be prepared, it was by far one of the best experiences we had during our week long stay on the Big Island. Our guide was extremely knowledgeable and gave us an am...more
My husband and I took this tour from Kona which included the 2(ish) hour drive out to Hilo and then off to the Lava Fields. This tour exceded our expectations and was definitely a challenging hike whi...more
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