Bus tours in Island of Hawaii

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Bus Tours in Island of Hawaii

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€143.58
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Bus Tours
6+ hours
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€262.18
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Adventure Tours
6+ hours
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€262.19
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Bus Tours
6+ hours
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€243.62
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Adventure Tours
6+ hours
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€280.90
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6+ hours
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€205.07
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Full-day Tours
6+ hours
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€205.07
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Bus Tours
5–6 hours
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€130.16
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Bus Tours
5–6 hours
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€156.88
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Bus Tours
2 hours
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€36.52
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Full-day Tours
6+ hours
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€195.12
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Adventure Tours
5–6 hours
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€187.28
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6+ hours
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€183.37
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Adventure Tours
6 hours
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€236.20
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Full-day Tours
6+ hours
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€195.70
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5–6 hours
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Bus Tours
8–9 hours
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€197.27
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Bus Tours
8–9 hours
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€213.03
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Adventure Tours
6+ hours
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€293.17
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Adventure Tours
6 hours
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€124.86
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  • Andrée C
    2 contributions
    Fabulous tour with a very knowledgeable guide.( I think his name is Kamakai ) he was calm, respectful and easygoing. We loved our day visiting Hilo. I highly recommend this tour. This was the best tour of our cruise, we were on Pride of America for a week. The Big Island is so beautiful and we got to see an active volcano. Wow !! Thanks again To K. 😁 for such an enjoyable day.
    Written 28 January 2023
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  • Ray B
    Quartz Hill, CA9 contributions
    This was an excellent tour of the big island. About 2 years ago, my wife and I toured the whole island by ourselves on our last vacation trip to Hawaii. There was quite a bit of information from our tour guide which we didn't know from our trip around the island ourselves. Thia was a fantastic tour guide. She also had a list of good places to eat. We saw lots of natural transition in landscape. I suggest Thia, if they give you a choice.
    Written 29 January 2023
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  • Katie L
    1 contribution
    Shoyo was a great guide. He gave us a lot of information about the island on the way up. He took a lot of photos and dropped them to us before the end of the tour. Stargazing was great, especially with the super laser pointer to guide the viewing. It was awesome to see the mountain and surrounding skies in the daylight, at sunset and at night.
    Written 21 January 2023
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  • DANIEL W
    Singapore, Singapore7 contributions
    One word for this tour and guide Todd Wilkinson- Awesome! Todd is so knowledgeable about astronomy you will learn and see so much. He brought his own telescope equipment to view the sky and volcano making for a truly once in a lifetime experience. The highlight of our trip to Hawaii. Highly recommend.
    Written 29 January 2023
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  • Vicki B
    1 contribution
    This was a five star experience from beginning to end. Getting to tour Volcano National Park and see an active lava lake at night was spectacular! It was like we next to the lava with a tour guide, Bryce’s spotting scope. I’ve talked to people who have driven their rental cars to the park but their experience didn’t sound as amazing as ours. Bryce gets you up close and personal to the lava action, lava tubes, and steam vents while giving you factual interesting information the entire time. We also got to see a green Hawaiian sea turtle at the Black Sand Beach and have lunch and Kona coffee at a beautiful coffee farm. This tour is well worth the price and I’m so glad we chose it!
    Written 22 January 2023
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  • Nancy
    3 contributions
    Excellent tour to Waimea Canyon. So glad we didn’t try to drive it ourselves. Many unique stops, you might not see if on your own. Kaleo was a super guide and driver. Very personable, informative and funny. Lunch at Chicken in a Barrel at Waimea Plantation. Very good. Beautiful place.
    Written 25 January 2023
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  • mstokes2021
    6 contributions
    Knowledge and experience makes it happen. Our drivers were owners and both training and experiences geologist. It was quite a drive but questions were answered all the way to our destination. Rainbow Falls, snacks provided, the daytime stop to see Kīlauea and some jumping red lava, the steam vents scattered around, Lava Rock lunch, a trek thru a lava tunnel, views from Volcano Hotel, dinner at Lava Rock and back to see Kīlauea at night full of red lava and a red glow. It was truly amazing. These guys are absolutely the best with their tours!
    Written 26 January 2023
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  • TravelBees8
    Orange County, CA374 contributions
    I was a bit hesitant at first to book such a long day trip with 4 young men in our group (one is a teen) but when I heard them all admit at the end of the tour how much they unexpectedly enjoyed it I knew I made the right decision. Let me start off by commending David our guide on an absolutely amazing, wonderful job hosting 13 people for almost 12 hours never to lose his upbeat enthusiasm for his job and the island! As the other reviews mentioned, he really is a walking encyclopedia or walking Google guide with extensive knowledge and historical fun facts. Definitely would recommend this tour…fyi if you go on a Monday like we did the bonus is lunch at Volcano House inside Volcanoes National Park. Any other day they take you elsewhere in the park. The views while dining at the only restaurant inside the park were stunning. Food was pretty good too. David also graciously helped other groups take photos and they were so impressed with his enthusiasm that we heard a few others (not in our group) mention what a good tour guide he was. It made us proud that he was our guide!
    Written 27 December 2022
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  • MarvinMK9
    Redwood City, CA1 contribution
    We took this tour on December 30, 2022 and really enjoyed it. Edmund was our shuttle driver/tour guide. All the different stops we made throughout the day were enjoyable and Edmund gave us great information about each place before we stopped. The little place we stopped for a lunch break had some of the best fish and chips I’ve ever had. The coffee plantation part of the tour was also very good. Understanding all the work that goes into making a good cup of coffee makes you really realize what we take for granted everyday. The coffee plantation was beautiful. I wish the beach park stop where the turtles lay basking in the sun and surf could have been a bit longer and that people would listen and not get closer than 20’ from the turtles. (Some people must think the rules just don’t apply to them, which is frustrating.) Other than that, I thought the tour was great. Edmund was wonderful and I highly recommend this tour, especially if you only have a short time to see what you can of Kona as we did having come into port just for the day off a cruise ship. Great job! Thank you.
    Written 3 January 2023
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  • Stephanie A
    1 contribution
    100% recommend! Nate was extremely knowledgeable about everything! He talked about everything Hawaii including culture, folk lore, geography, volcanoes, history, and his knowledge of astronomy was very impressive. Could we have done this tour by ourselves? Sure. But having a guide with his knowledge and expertise (and the huge telescope) was worth every penny!
    Written 16 January 2023
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  • Quantie’
    Louisiana3 contributions
    Josh was very informative, kind, and knowledgeable about Hilo and the hidden gems as it relates to volcanoes. I would definitely recommend this excursion.
    Written 21 December 2022
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  • Martha C
    Westminster, CO7 contributions
    The hike was a great moderate experience, maybe not for a total beginner, but I'm not a frequent hiker and was able to keep up just fine. The guide was really great and we truly loved the mix of history and mythology that he gave us throughout the day.
    Written 25 January 2023
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  • kqhgo
    Baytown, TX294 contributions
    A review you must read if going on a cruise and debarking in Hilo!!! we kind of got there with really no plans because of several delays with the ship. We exited out of security and low and behold there is this bus that we got on for $20 each. Thought it probably would not be much but was sure wrong.

    Both Linda and Jan were absolutely incredible! Come to find out the actual business is a short 3 minute walk outside of security once debarked, on the left. I believe they have other tours with additional routes but because we came out late just did “this” hop on hop off options. For half the cost of an Uber we went to the downtown and amazing market areas twice, a couple of beaches, enjoyed the wonderful ride with the cool breeze in the windowless bus we opted for, etc

    Explore and book this service with complete confidence!
    Written 28 January 2023
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  • Ewelina
    2 contributions
    Every stop was great, but my personal favorite was Akaka Falls. I was pleasantly surprised by the last stop at the coffee plantation- so much better and different than any other place of this kind. Last but not least, Katie, our guide was a star - 100% pro prepared for every question and situation. Thank you, Katie!
    Written 15 January 2023
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  • FellowTraveler611611
    1 contribution
    Erik was great, very nice, super knowledgeable

    Carefully explained different lava features, plants, animals, eruption history

    We really enjoyed it
    Written 23 December 2022
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