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Ricky's Tours

Hilo, Island of Hawaii, HI
+1 808-938-5658
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Don't do the NCL tour, book Ricky. Need I say more? The Rainbow Falls and Volcano Tour was... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Jay M
Canterbury, United Kingdom
Rainbow Falls and Volcano park toir

Loved it! Ricky really made the day! Down to earth and very knowledgeable! Not everyday you get a... read more

Reviewed 9 July 2017
Pilot Mountain, North Carolina
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Don't do the NCL tour, book Ricky. Need I say more? The Rainbow Falls and Volcano Tour was fantastic. We were the only couple on Rickys tour for the day but he still took us out and gave us the whole tour with personal attention....More

Thank Jay M
Reviewed 9 July 2017 via mobile

Loved it! Ricky really made the day! Down to earth and very knowledgeable! Not everyday you get a tour guide that has lived what he is showing!

Thank DC7630
Reviewed 5 June 2017

We were on a cruise and hesitant to spend a lot of money on what turned out to be the same itinerary as Ricky's tour. I called the day before and was lucky to get two spots (van holds 15, and we had 12 from...More

Thank MicNizzle
Reviewed 1 June 2017

We spent two days with Ricky at Hilo and Kona! He was beyond accommodating and thoughtful. The first day we had 5 others join our group at Hilo. From our first beautiful stop at the Japanese Gardens to Rainbow Falls, Volcano National Park, the lava...More

1  Thank Maxine B
Reviewed 17 May 2017

I was on Cruise Critic and met some wonderful people who were making plans for tours while on our 33 night cruise to the South pacific. My new best friend Terri booked a small group of us with Ricky's Tour . The cost was very...More

Thank 465sharon12345
Reviewed 15 May 2017

Booked months ahead and so glad to have done this. I was coming from the cruise port and had a small group with me (13). The van was very clean and roomy. and the A/C was working great. Ricky was a very nice man and...More

1  Thank Terri B
Reviewed 7 May 2017

Ricky will meet your group right at the cruise ship terminal, and from then on, just relax and enjoy. His Minivan is ultra-comfortable, and makes for a much nicer experience than those big motor coaches. From the downtown Hilo garden/park just a few blocks from...More

Thank sageranger
Reviewed 29 April 2017

A number of us had booked privately with Ricky's months ahead of our scheduled cruise. After reading many TripAdvisor reviews and comments on Cruise Critic we decided to go with Ricky's combination Volcano and Waterfall Tour. Ricky met us on time at the port and...More

8  Thank Charlene351
Reviewed 15 April 2017

We had an exceptional time with Ricky. It was easy to book our tour with Ricky, he was quick to respond to any questions we had. His communication is great. He met us at the port promptly at our meeting time. His van is a...More

Thank Tracy H
Reviewed 12 April 2017 via mobile

I was sending requests for information from a completely different Timezone and Ricky was always prompt with his reply. He was at the cruiseport with his sign as stated and his van was in excellent condition and very clean. Ricky was very personable and had...More

Thank Aussietravelgirls
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22 February 2017|
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Response from georgialady2016 | Reviewed this property |
I made reservations 2 months before going, then emailed him to confirm a couple of weeks before tour. He picked us up for tour at 8:30 am and got back to ship sometime around 2:30pm.
Diana F
29 February 2016|
Response from gessel | Reviewed this property |
At the time we took the tour the price covered the admission to the National Park; I don't recall any other admissions. Yes, washrooms at major stops; I don't recall any at the lava tube. Check with Ricky. You should be... More