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Akatsuka Orchid Gardens

11-3051 Volcano Road, Volcano, Island of Hawaii, HI 96785
+1 808-967-8234
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good32%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“gift shop” (39 reviews)
“on display” (22 reviews)
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Hours Today: 10:00 - 16:30
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11-3051 Volcano Road, Volcano, Island of Hawaii, HI 96785
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+1 808-967-8234
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"beautiful orchids"
in 54 reviews
"gift shop"
in 39 reviews
"on display"
in 22 reviews
"shipped home"
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"for sale"
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"orchid lovers"
in 15 reviews
"ship home"
in 6 reviews
"different colors"
in 4 reviews
"worth a stop"
in 13 reviews
"bus tour"
in 5 reviews
"short stop"
in 5 reviews
"taking photos"
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"clean restrooms"
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"national park"
in 13 reviews
"rainy day"
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"t shirts"
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"the big island"
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We were on a full day of visiting the Hilo side of The Big Island, so we did not have a lot of time, but this is a great stop if you are in the area or even close by. So many beautiful orchids and...More

Thank vtcc64
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We visited this spot since we were in the area. They had such a magnificent assortment of orchids, including a prized orchid valued at $20,000! You could peak into the section where the orchids are cared for. They also offer orchids that are already inspected...More

Thank hermilo1987
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A really lovely little place to while away an hour or two. Lots of really beautiflu orchids and stacks of information about how they are cultivated. The staff here are incredibly helpful and enthusiastic. We loved it!

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Reviewed 30 June 2018

This was awesome for my grandparents, aunt, and I. They are very into plants and especially orchids. I treated them to the tour at 2pm and we asked Nathan so many questions. So helpful and kind. Teenagers might have been bored but I think children...More

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Reviewed 25 June 2018

We never made it for the tour. The morning of the tour, my 78 yr old aunt fell face first on the lava while walking on the Kings Highway in Waikoloa. I sent an email explaining that we were not able to attend due to...More

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2  Thank jabutcher2018
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Reviewed 20 June 2018

While on our Hawaiian vacation. our cruise ship stopped in Hilo. We rented a car and our first stop was Akatsuka Orchid Gardens. We all loved the place and its spectacular variety of orchids. My wife is an orchid aficianado and could not get enough...More

Thank Trip-Review01
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Reviewed 19 June 2018 via mobile

Great little stop off. Amazing amount of orchids on display and for sale. Check out the $20K orchid and the area out the back where they keep their stock. Amazing

Thank Ian K
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Reviewed 11 June 2018

Kyle, of Island Wide Family Tours, took us here on the way back from Volcano's National Park. It was raining like crazy so was a good stop for walking indoors. One would think it would be interesting for only short time, but the orchids were...More

Thank Raymond K
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Reviewed 3 June 2018 via mobile

This place is absolutely wonderful if you like orchids. They have lots and lots of variety of orchids and some hard hard to find. They are beautifully presented and elaborated with every details you can ask for A must stopover

Thank Avik C
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Reviewed 31 May 2018

We were in Volcano and unfortunately Volcanoes National Park wa# closed due to Kīlauea. I decided to visit Akatsuka Orchid Gardens. It took less than an hour to wander through the beautiful plants and displays. The variety of orchids they carry is amazing! The employees...More

1  Thank Twiggins56
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