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Hawaii Volcanoes National Park

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Address: Volcano National Park, Hawaii Volcanoes National Park, Island of Hawaii, HI
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+1 808-964-1000
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USD 205.00*
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Triple Crater Hawaii Volcano Hiking Adventure
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USD 129.00*
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Waterfall Red Lava Glow Viewing Tour from Hilo
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USD 107.36*
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Big Island Hawaii Volcano Adventure

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hired a car from our hotel in kona, drove to black beach then volcano national park we were lucky the lava was spewing out of the crater and easily visible you can check a live... read more

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Deniliquin, Australia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

hired a car from our hotel in kona, drove to black beach then volcano national park we were lucky the lava was spewing out of the crater and easily visible you can check a live view wedsite to plan the best way to see it , but also walking along the ridge is amazing and the lava tunnel to walk... More 

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Greenville, South Carolina
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

The Big Island is a study of all climates. We were actually able to see lava bubbling up right next to the Visitor center. The nature walk to the lava tube is totally worth doing and the lava tube is extraordinary. The gift store actually has some interesting things to offer. This a must see if on the Big Island.

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Austin, Texas
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

This was truly an amazing trip. We went to the Lava tunnel and to the creator and actually saw lava erupting. Walking on an lava flow was amazing as well.

1 Thank maryvwier
Cross Roads, Texas
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We were on a tour and spent about four hours here. Got to see lava tubes, steam vents,hike trails and see LAVA in the creator cauldron!!! Very exciting! The evening lava glow after sunset is spectacular!

Thank DeanaG22
East Hampton, Connecticut
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80 reviews
18 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

There are so many attractions to see. We needed multiple days. Tip #1: Check the USGS site often online to find out what the lava in the crater is doing. We went in the morning and nothing was going on. We checked online in the afternoon and hurried back to see lots of lava action. Tip#2: Stop at the visitor's... More 

1 Thank Amber5176
Washington DC
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 179 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

This is a must visit site if you are staying in Hilo and/or worth the drive from Kona. Before you go, some helpful hints- 1. Good hiking shoes preferred especially if you are planning to hike. Sturdy sneakers will also work. 2. Bring a lightweight water repellent windbreaker and hat 3. Water and a snack or two 4. Small backpack... More 

2 Thank marenostrum
Raleigh, North Carolina
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We were able to view Lava Tubes and the erupting volcano on this trip. It is a powerful experience to stand on the ridge of the crater and view the erupting volcano. We were also able to view the lava flowing into the ocean at night from our cruise ship. Beautiful and unforgettable.

Thank Don C
Holetown, Barbados
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

An incredible sight to see. We didn't partake in the official tours, but visited the sights after a stop at the ranger centre. Lava was flowing. It was amazing to see but even more so at night. The stars were out, the red glow lit the sky and we were transfixed. Earlier in the day we visited the volcano tube... More 

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Vancouver, Canada
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

people will look at you funny if you came to the big island and didn't visit the amazing park. The jagger museum overlook of the bubbling crater is a can't miss, esp at night. If you are young and abled, you should try your best to hike 6 hrs to see the lava flow into the ocean and witness primordial... More 

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New York City, New York
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 72 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

I've been to my fair share of National Parks. While this one is quite unique with the potential to see hot lava and the dried lava fields and lava tube, I wouldn't say it stands out amongst my favorites. I did like it, of course, but I don't feel like there is a lot to do like some of the... More 

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