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Akatsuka Orchid Gardens

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11-3051 Volcano Road, Volcano, Island of Hawaii, HI 96785
+1 808-967-8234
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Reviewed 5 days ago

This place is terrific. If you like flowers and especially orchids, you'll see hundreds if not thousands here. I recommend the tour if you can plan and have time. The tour guide is very knowledgeable and will give you good advice if you want to...More

Thank BT20812
Reviewed 1 week ago

Staff from Lotus Garden Cottages recommended a visit to Akatsuka Orchid Gardens. The gardens were beautiful and provide the opportunity to see and smell multiple varieties of orchids. One of our favorites was the chocolate orchid (Sharry Baby). Don't pass up the opportunity to try...More

Thank TNTSparks
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We visited Akatsuka Orchid Gardens after visiting the Volcanoes National Park in April 2018. Due to the closure of the national park since May 2018 and the reduced passing trade, the orchid gardens are now closed on Sundays, but open other days 10am to 4.30pm....More

Thank Davidjellis
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

If you like orchids, please do go. Geneva will assist you very professionally and will provide you with all the information required. And if you do not like them, after the visit you will start loving them. Do enjoy.

Thank Mikel L
Reviewed 16 August 2018

This is an orchid lovers paradise...and for those who don't know much about orchids, a great place to see and learn. So many varieties...and a great retail store.

1  Thank Murrows
Reviewed 8 August 2018

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
Reviewed 2 August 2018

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
Reviewed 14 July 2018

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!

Thank swedensm
Reviewed 1 July 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 26 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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