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The Volcano Van Private Tours

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We are a personal and private tour provider serving all areas of the Big Island of Hawai'i, We allow our guests to get an up-close look at the Big Island's great volcanoes, including world famous Kilauea, the most active volcano on earth. Whether...more
73-1311 Onaona Dr, Kailua-Kona, Island of Hawaii, HI 96740-8639
+1 469-546-5282
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Your trip to the Big Island can't be complete without Scott and the Volcano Van! We booked one tour with the Volcano Van prior to arrived on the Big Island. After our first tour with Scott.. we booked two more! Scott is unbelievably knowledgeable about...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Scott picked us up at our condo in the morning and he was the best tour guide ever. He is so friendly and a wealth of knowledge about The Big Island. He was very concerned whether everyone was enjoying the tour and was even willing...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had a great day with Scott. He is so personable and very knowledgeable about the island and volcanos. As he drove he explained all about the environment, activities, wildlife, etc. We saw water falls, beautiful coastline, beaches, and of course the volcano. Great lunch...More

Thank Lolo L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Big Island is all about volcanoes and Volcano Van is the company with the expertise needed to make sure you don't miss a thing. Scott is reliable, knowledgeable and highly entertaining. Our recent tour began on the Kona side and included stops through many...More

Thank dizz1212
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Scott did a great job on our tour! It was just my wife and I. He took us to some great spots and always had a lot of great information to share about each place. He knows his volcano history like the back of his...More

Reviewed 8 September 2018

Scott was an awesome tour guide! I agree with other reviews: he was flexible and cared about our wants and needs! We had toured the island on our own, but Scott was able to show us parts of the island we would never have seen...More

Thank Tressa P
Reviewed 3 September 2018 via mobile

Scott did a fabulous job of showing us the diversity of the island via a full day tour. He loves what he does and it shows in his eagerness to share the history and details of the island. Great day! Highly recommended!!

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Reviewed 20 August 2018

We celebrated our 35th anniversary on the Big Island and hands down the highlight was our day with Scott on a personalized Volcano Van tour. There was plenty of VOG when we arrived on the Island but Scott cleared the skies and we had a...More

Thank bctrvlers
Reviewed 10 August 2018

Awesome tour we had of the island. Scott was great- super nice, entertaining and, of course, knowledgeable! Can you say pyrocumulus? We had a blast on this tour- even though we didn't get to "poke it with a stick" since all the lava viewing locations...More

Thank staceyp87
Reviewed 5 August 2018

My family of 4 spent the day with Scott at the end of June. He was very personable and knowledgeable. He showed us places and things that we would have known little to nothing about otherwise and he made our trip to the big island...More

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21 August 2017|
Response from beefandpotatoes | Reviewed this property |
The tour vehicle, as of Feb., 2017, is a minivan. The only way to get 6 into it is to ride with 3 in the last seat. That would be pretty uncomfortable for adults, but younger kids could probably adapt. As to the cost, visit... More
27 January 2016|
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Response from Cheryl R | Reviewed this property |
We booked an all day tour back in August. Scott asked us if there was anything specific we wanted to see, as I believe he is willing to build an itinerary around your "must see" list. It was not a shared tour though, it was... More
24 August 2015|
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Response from julie j | Reviewed this property |
We just booked online, we booked the day before, we hadn't had a reply so we called up to make sure we had the booking, Scott & his wife were great, so helpful, we can't wait to go back to Kona & go again!