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Botanical World Adventures

31-240 Old Mamalahoa Highway, Hwy 19 at Mile Marker 16 - 16 Miles North of Hilo, Hakalau, Island of Hawaii, HI 96710
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Botanical World Adventures includes Zip Isle Zip Line, Segway Off-Road Adventure, the World Botanical Gardens, Maze, Waterfalls and more. Drive right to the viewpoints for the impressive Kamae'e Falls best in Hawaii or Hanapueo Falls with its intimate beauty. Take a Guided Tour (reservations, please) or on your own Self-guided Audio Tour with our Audio Wands. Discover the hidden beauty of Hawaii as you explore hundreds of acres by car and on foot. Stroll through the lush Rain Forest Walk. Immerse in our Rainbow Gardens filled with scores of tropical species. wander the adjacent Arboretum and the huge Maze, one of the largest in the world! spectacular vistas include snow-capped Mauna Kea, pastoral grazing and sweeping ocean views. The Gardens is home to the family friendly Zip Isle Zip Line with Eight thrilling lines and suspension bridge. Segway Personal Transporter Tours are a truly exciting experience and another great way to see the botanical gardens with family and friends!
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  • Average8%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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31-240 Old Mamalahoa Highway, Hwy 19 at Mile Marker 16 - 16 Miles North of Hilo, Hakalau, Island of Hawaii, HI 96710
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+1 808-963-5427
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"segway tour"
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"botanical gardens"
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"zip isle"
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"zip lining"
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"garden tour"
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"suspension bridge"
in 15 reviews
"off road"
in 13 reviews
"plant life"
in 10 reviews
"the big island"
in 33 reviews
"local plants"
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"plants and trees"
in 5 reviews
"lots of fun"
in 11 reviews
"fun experience"
in 9 reviews
"the aloha spirit"
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"super fun"
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"porta potties"
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"whole family"
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Took the plantation waterfall tour on a Segway. Our guide, Norton, was informative and entertaining. Explained the origin of many plants, their uses and their lifespans. His Segway training was clear and driving them was a lot of fun. I believe that a path could...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Our guide was very patient and helpful while introducing the Segway. Also the guide, Norton was very good at describing the different plants and their uses.

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had Morton as our tour guide. He was thorough in his instructions on using the Segway, including what to watch out for on uneven surfaces. He had us practice before heading out and then we were off! Norton was very knowledgeable about the different...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Ziplining at Botanical World Adventures was a great afternoon activity for myself and my 9 year old son. We have not really ziplined before but the guides were great and informative and certainly made us feel at ease. The views and grounds where we ziplined...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Awesome staff, great zipline course. Our Segway tour was cut short by torrential rain but Norton was a trooper and we didn't quit until the rain threatened the operation of the segways. They are surprisingly easy to ride - they were as unfamiliar to me...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This extensive garden is lush and well kept. The variety of trees is amazing and the maze is so much fun! A lovely place for a walk or a photo stop!More

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Mark R, General Manager at Botanical World Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Aloha and Mahalo for visiting us! The gardens are cared for by our wonderful staff of 3 gardeners with the help of our guides and supervisors. To give a little scope on that, Buchart Gardens has 30 times more gardeners with less than double the...More

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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

This was such a fun way to see more of the island! The staff here were excellent and a lot of fun! The zip line tour was a blast and you got to see some fantastic views during the 2 hour tour!More

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Mark R, General Manager at Botanical World Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Aloha and Mahalo for visiting us! We love hearing about the experiences of our guests. Our guides and staff really make the tour, but you are right... the views are spectacular! We are blessed to be able to share this magical place with those that...More

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Reviewed 9 January 2018

Segway tour of the Botanical Garden was awesome! Grounds are beautiful, guides are friendly and super knowledgeable, and Segway makes it so fun to see so much!

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Reviewed 5 January 2018 via mobile

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LoveLiveTravel1976
13 January 2017|
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Response from Mark R | Property representative |
Aloha, We apologize for not seeing your question earlier. The guided tour goes at the pace of those in the tour. Tours are often separated in to two groups if there are those that need to go at a different pace. Please call... More
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58JDP
6 February 2015|
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Response from Mark R | Property representative |
If you contact guest services at 888-Zip-Isle (888-947-4753) we can give you the best price possible. Say you asked on TripAdvisor for the best pricing.
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