Volcano Red Lava Glow at Twilight Tour from Oahu

Highlights
• The Volcanoes National Park will dazzle you with its lush jungles, beautiful landscape, and largest lava flow in the world.
• Rainbow Water Falls State Monument is a must see with its majestic waterfalls and never ending rainbows.
• The one and only Richardson Black Sand Beach where, if you are lucky enough, you might run into some of our local turtles!
• Our Macadamia Nut Factory allows you not only to see the Island but taste its rich, wonderful culture as well!


Detailed Product Description
Let’s start our Journey!
We begin by picking you up at your hotel in Waikiki or meeting you at the Honolulu Airport to send your party over to Hilo Airport to be picked up by one of our tour guides. After picking you up, we start at the Richardson Blacksand Beach. A beautiful beach in the Hilo covered in soft, black sand and occasionally visited by our local turtles! Our drive goes through the Historic Banyan Drive and Queen Liliuokalani Gardens. Famous names such as President Theodore Roosevelt, Babe Ruth, Richard Nixon planted trees along this road. Similarly, the Queen Liliuokalani Gardens is a beautiful destination filled with the lush forestry of our Island. We finish the forest part of our tour at the beautiful Gardens by exploring the beautiful Rainbow Falls State Park, known for its beautiful view of the Island and never ending rainbows.
For a small break, we take you on a delicious tour of our Mauna Loa Macadamia Nut Factory where we not only see how to harvest and grow the nuts but get to taste the Island’s wonderful, tasty culture! The Island of Hawaii not only sells our precious macadamia nuts but also beautiful orchids. Hilo is the orchid capital of the world and you will see over 200 different types of orchids with various shapes, scents, and striking colors.
Finally, we experience the center of Hawaii’s culture, lifestyle, and connection with the Island. The Volcanoes National Park, established in 1916 encompasses two active volcanoes: Kīlauea, one of the world's most active volcanoes. This experience includes the Thurston Lava Tube approximately 10 minutes or 1/3 mile walk thru the lush jungle and lava tube. Also, ground water seeps down to the hot volcanic rocks in this area and returns to the surface as steam creating incredible steam vents. Finally, the Thomas A. Jaggar Museum has a worldwide reputation as a leader in the study of active volcanism which is located at the site. Kilauea Crater.


Things to bring for your trip:
1. Passport for foreign citizens.
2. Government issued ID's or passports for US citizens.
3. Jacket is recommended - certain parts of the airport are cold.
4. Mount Kilauea is approximately 5,000 feet above sea level.
5. Wear covered shoes
6. Dress warm


Pickup for your Volcanoes National Park Adventure Tour:
1. pickup from front of your Waikiki Hotels 5:00am and 5:20am
2. for updated pickup times please call (808)-922-7123, after 3:00pm 1 day before the tour.


Inclusions & Exclusions
What's included:
1. door to door hotel pick up.
2. Volcanoes National Park Admission.
3. Water and Snack.
4. Fully narrated tour.
5. Lunch (un-hosted)
6. Return Transporation to Hotels
Not included:
1. Gratuities (recommended)


Additional Information
• Please note that this is a full-day tour of between 6 to 8 hours
• Transportation is by tour bus, with approximately 15 to 30 minutes at each stop to enjoy the scenery and to take photos