Travel over Saddle Road past Mauna Kea and Mauna Loa on your way to Hawaii’s most active volcano – Kilauea! Journey to tropical Rainbow Falls near Hilo, discover the incredible 2018 eruption sites inside Leilani Estates, and explore all that Hawaii Volcanoes National Park has to offer. This unique and unforgettable experience provides the most comprehensive exploration of Kilauea’s past, present, and future.
Experience the power and beauty of a land transformed, the Big Island’s iconic volcanoes!
Points of Interest
Saddle Road, Gilbert Kahele Recreation Area (Mauna Kea State Park), Mauna Kea, Mauna Loa, Rainbow Falls, Leilani Estates, 2018 Eruption Sites (2), Hawaii Volcanoes National Park, and Volcano Garden Arts. Locations Subject to Change
Breakfast and lunch are both included on this tour. Each meal is served individually to comply with sanitary/COVID standards. Pre-orders are not necessary but please let us know if guests have any dietary restrictions.
Island-style continental breakfast including scones and yogurt parfaits. Seasonal selections may vary. Lunch:
Gourmet picnic lunch served in an outdoor setting. Typical menu might include grilled chicken served on a bed of quinoa ,dinner roll and brownie lava bar. Seasonal selections may vary.
Vegetarian and vegan options available.
Meal location and commercial vendors (Twin Engine Catering) are subject to change.
What Kailani Tours Provides
English-speaking driver/guide, Mercedes 15 passenger mini-coach, catered box-style breakfast, umbrellas in the event of rain, hot and cold towel service, gourmet lunch, bottled water, rain jackets, scented hand towels, and hot beverage. This tour has a maximum of 13 passengers to provide plenty of headroom in the cabin and comes with a state-of-the-art audio and visual public address package.
What to Bring: Sunscreen, sunglasses, a hat, camera, and a hat (optional). We recommend bringing a small backpack or tote bag as there is plenty of room in our spacious cabin.
What to Wear: Although Hawaii is home to the endless summer, there are places and times where the temperature can drop substantially. Weather can change dramatically from hot and humid to cool and wet conditions. Kailani Tours Hawaii recommends wearing comfortable footwear, a hat and sunglasses, and shorts or long pants. Comfortable and light clothing is recommended. Jackets will be provided in the event of cooler temperatures or inclement weather.
Recommendations and Insights:
Despite visiting the black sand beach and waterfalls, we will not be swimming on this tour so bathing suits and/or towels are not recommended.
Water, snacks, and two meals will be served. The tour makes occasional stops for snacks and beverages.
This tour is for guests 5 years and older. It includes a few short walks to and from several sites. Passengers traveling with a wheelchair or walker are more than welcome to join our tour. Kailani Tours Hawaii’s spacious Mercedes passenger mini-coaches provide guests the ultimate in comfort, especially those hoping to avoid large 50 passenger busses and want a more personal and authentic tour experience. You deserve the best. You deserve Kailani Tours!
Disclosures: Tour description and itinerary is subject to change. Due to the topographical and weather changes that have recently affected the tour area, some attractions and sites may be unreachable or unsafe to visit. Park officials have recently reopened Hawaii Volcanoes National Park with several restrictions as they continue to make repairs. Park officials have been known to restrict entry without notice. Kailani Tours Hawaii will not issue refunds caused by park restrictions.