Hiking tour of Big Island's hidden craters

73-5593 Olowalu St, Kailua-Kona, HI 96740, US, Big Island of Hawaii, United States of America
Pickup point
Click to select
Click to select
Free Cancellation. Read More
Voucher type
What To Expect

Venture onto private land behind three locked gates to explore the upper slopes of Kona’s very own volcano – Hualalai. This journey provides intimate, unique access to volcanic sites.Benefit from your access onto Hualalai volcano and its crater and into a native forest. Along the tour, you will see a 200-year-old lava flow, spatter cones, fissures and collapsed pits. Then, you will descend via earthen steps with a rope to assist, and there’s enough ambient light to see all the major features inside the cave.This adventure includes approximately 3-4 miles of moderate hiking. During the hike, you can expect approximately 500' elevation gain. While exploring the lava tube, expect to descend and ascend approximately 30 - 40 feet. What are you waiting for?

What to remember

Important info

  • Directly contact the local tour operator to confirm the nearest meeting point. You will find their contact in the voucher after booking
  • Minimum child age is 8+
  • Guests should be able to hike on uneven or rocky terrain. We may encounter cool and wet conditions
  • What to bring and wear: reusable water bottle, closed toe comfortable walking or hiking shoes, a hat, sunscreen, and a light sweatshirt or jacket
  • Gear provided: Walking sticks, day packs and rain jackets.
What's included
Snacks and beverages. Transport from the meeting point selected
What's not included
Hotel pick-up and drop-off
know before you go
Know Before You Go

Stand on the edge of precipitous volcanic craters that plunge deep into the earth below. Make your way through an intact lava tube unaltered by humans. Explore hidden volcanoes and a native forest

Cancellation Policy
can-cancel You can cancel your tour until a day in advance
Hawaii Forest & Trail
Meeting Point

Hawaii Forest & Trail Headquarters. Please arrive at least 15 minutes prior to your tour departure time to check-in.