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Small Group Tour: Deluxe Volcano Experience with Restaurant Dinner

  • Volcano tour of Hawaii’s big island with crater-view dinner
  • Travel in a Mercedes van stocked with movies, drinks, and hot towels
  • See Mauna Kea, Mauna Loa, and Kilauea volcanoes
Small Group Tour: Deluxe Volcano Experience with Restaurant Dinner
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Small Group Tour: Deluxe Volcano Experience with Restaurant Dinner
USD 238.54
Dine with views of Kilauea’s glowing magma on a small-group volcano tour of Mauna Kea State Park and Kilauea, part of Hawaii Volcanoes National Park. After viewing the volcanoes in full daylight, watch them light up after dark for the full Hawaii volcano experience. The day includes a picnic lunch by Mauna Kea, plenty of sightseeing stops, and a multi-course dinner at historic Kilauea Lodge.
What to Expect

Meet a driver at your hotel (selected areas only) for the scenic trip to Mauna Kea State Park, passing between Mauna Kea and Mauna Loa volcanoes. The first stop of the day is a catered picnic lunch at Mauna Kea State Park before heading to Rainbow Falls, King Kamehameha Statue, and Kilauea, Hawaii’s most active volcano.

At Kilauea National Park, tour the fascinating volcanic landscape, including steam vents, the smoke plume from Halemaumau Crater, and Thurston Lava Tube, stopping at Jaggar Museum to see the caldera. When the sun begins to set, sit down to a dinner at Kilauea Lodge, dining on your choice of entree and drink with soup, salad, and bread served alongside.

After dinner, head to the Jaggar Museum again to watch the nighttime glow, then relax on the way back to your hotel, making a short stargazing stop if weather permits.

Reviews (179)
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Reviewed 24 July 2018
The Grant and Robin experience

I very seldom write reviews, but this trip warranted an exception. Kailani Tours really has got it right. The van was quite comfortable, the food exceptional, and the itinerary a perfect cross section of what the Big Island has to offer. And of course the...More

1  Thank TropiCarl
KailaniToursHawaii, Guest Relations Manager at Kailani Tours Hawaii, responded to this reviewResponded 25 July 2018

Hi, Carl! Thank you for joining us on the Deluxe Volcano Experience. Grant and I enjoyed having you and your wife onboard our tour. Grant is definitely a walking Big Island encyclopedia and he ensures the day was filled with fun, facts, and legends. Kailani...More

Reviewed 12 July 2018
Jim Carey did a great job

We signed up for the Deluxe volcano and dinner tour 6 months or so ago. Just our luck that Pele decided to rearrange the furniture, but we kept the tour and it was great. Jim worked hard to show us a lot of other things...More

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KailaniToursHawaii, Guest Relations Manager at Kailani Tours Hawaii, responded to this reviewResponded 25 July 2018

Aloha! Madame Pele surely did rearrange the furniture between Hawaii Volcanoes National Park and the East Rift Zone, so thank you trusting us in providing a great experience despite Hawaii Volcanoes National Park being closed due to the circumstances. It does not surprise me that...More

Reviewed 7 July 2018 via mobile
Disgruntled John

In a previous review a seriously uninformed traveler groused about not entering the park. John, I can only give you a great big “duh” for being the one person on earth who doesn’t know about the park being closed. I recently did the Circle Tour...More

1  Thank judithsaxs
Reviewed 7 July 2018
Great tour guide but no lava

Many positives with the deluxe volcano tour - New, clean transport. Things on time. Zane was a very informative and helpful tour guide. Good lunch and dinner. The star gazing was spectacular. Some of the sights were great - the valley view, the waterfalls and...More

1  Thank Nick L
Chris P, Owner at Kailani Tours Hawaii, responded to this reviewResponded 9 July 2018

Aloha Nick, Thank you for your review. As you can imagine, the volcano, the National Park Service and now the weather has done everything it can to test us. We finally have better access to the eruption glow at night and your group ended up...More

Reviewed 30 June 2018 via mobile
Still a Great Time

I almost cancelled my trip when the Volcano National Park closed. But, we decided to keep our plans and I’m glad we did. Gary took us around the island and we got to see several other areas (waterfalls). He took us out and set up...More

Thank Stephanie S
KailaniToursHawaii, Guest Relations Manager at Kailani Tours Hawaii, responded to this reviewResponded 3 July 2018

Aloha, Stephanie! Mahalo for joining us on our Deluxe Volcano Experience! We are delighted to hear that you had such an amazing day with Grant. He is an exceptional guide and we are glad to have him as a part of our family. The Big...More

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