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Evening Volcano Explorer - Black Sand Beach, Night Lava Viewing & Wine Tasting


See Kilauea Volcano and its lava glow at night. Lava experts will guide you on this unforgettable eco-adventure towards the fiery glow!

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Go on a thrilling expedition to the world's most active volcano, Kilauea! Each departure will visit the iconic black-sand beaches the Big Island is famous for and explore the lush greenery that contrasts the endless black lava fields. At Hawaii Volcanoes National park, enjoy a visit to the historic Jaggar Museum to learn the history of volcanology before watching the sun set. Twilight is the perfect time to search the sky for that red glow, a sure indicator of volcanic activity. Witness firsthand this incredible natural wonder of Hawaii!
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    • Guests with asthma or other respiratory problems are not permitted to participate in this activity.
    • Guests who are pregnant 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 of all ages can participate in this activity.
    • Guests should be able to hike on uneven or rocky terrain. You will sometimes encounter cool, wet or muddy conditions.
    • Hawaii State Law requires child safety seats for all guests under 4 years of age. Booster seats are required for children between 4 and 7 years of age under 4 ft 9 in (142 cm) tall and under 80 lbs (36 kg). These seats will be provided with advance notice.
    • Guests under the age of 18 must be accompanied by an adult.
    • Although children of all ages are welcome, please note that it is approximately a 2-hour drive each way. We ask that you exercise discretion in determining whether or not your child will be able to tolerate the drive.
Required Items to Bring & Attire
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    • Closed toe shoes
    • Comfortable clothing
    • Clothing that can get dirty
    • 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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    • The activity schedule is subject to change or cancellation due to weather or traffic conditions.
    • The menu is subject to change without notice.
    • The activity provider does not assume any responsibility for your valuables and/or personal belongings.
    • Gratuity is not included in the price.
    • Molten lava viewings are not guaranteed, as volcanic activity is an unpredictable natural phenomena.
    • Round-trip transportation is available from various pick-up points around Waikoloa. Participants may need to walk or drive to the designated pick-up points.
Booking Requirements (# of participants, vehicles, hours, etc.)
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    • You can book a maximum of 13.
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What is the dinner and lunch menu?
  • Lunch Menu: Your choice of either a turkey, ham, tuna or veggie sandwich. All sandwiches are served with lettuce, tomatoes and cheese on a sourdough brioche roll with condiments on the side, and a small dessert.

    Any sandwich can be replaced with a gluten-free salad with passion fruit vinaigrette dressing.

    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.

    All dinners include a wine tasting, or a glass of wine and tea tasting, along with soda, water, juice and snacks.
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Payment/Cancellation policy
Payment type
Credit card payment
Cancellation Policy
  • Any cancellations made after 19:00 local time, 2 business days prior to the activity will be subject to a charge of 100% of the total amount.


(4.59/5.00) 4.59 / 5
(51 reviews)

Pick-up Available
Duration incl. transportation 7 - 13 hour(s)
Availability Daily
Meal Lunch, Dinner


Overall a good experience: - Tour guide very knowledgeable and friendly - Good way to see a lot of the island in a day - Beginning of tour was relaxed, end felt a little rushed - Look in the tide ...more
by: Curt
It was a fun day. We got to see the lava’s red glow at night( but not the lava itself ). The Japane...more
by: Tracy Wilmot
Henry our tour guide was wonderful and very passionate about getting the most out of our tour. If if you are thinking about a tour that takes you down to see the actual lava close up, this is not the...more

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