Explore the natural beauty of Hawaii’s volcanoes with a sunset background in this epic hiking adventure. Offered by KapohoKine Adventures, your narrated tour includes stops at recent lava flows, a lava viewing area in Kalapana, and the historic Painted Church. Next, discover the wonder of Hawaii Volcanoes National Park, enjoy dinner, and watch the sunset in the park before heading back to Hilo.
Due to the sporadic and sudden nature of molten lava, they cannot guarantee lava sightings.
Guests must wear sturdy hiking shoes in order to participate in the Evening Volcano Explorer tour. Flip flops, sandals, and slippers are not permitted on the tour. A light jacket, sunglasses, and hat are recommended. Guests should wear weather and activity appropriate clothing.
The tour is approximately 6-7 hours long from beginning to end.
A picnic lunch and dinner is included in your tour price and experience.
Yes. Tours operate rain or shine.
Guests must be able to navigate stairs, walk for 20 minutes unassisted, stand without assistance, and walk on uneven terrain.
Yes. The following tour restrictions and regulations apply: - State law requires child safety seats for all guests under 4 years of age. - Booster seats required for all guests between ages 4 and 7 and under 4 feet 9 inches tall and 80 pounds weight. - Guests under the age of 18 MUST be accompanied by an adult. - Volcanic emissions, including sulfur gas, may affect those with respiratory concerns. - Participants should be prepared for immediate evacuation in accordance with directions given by County, State and/or Federal officials. They are able to provide booster and safety seats for children who require them if given advance notice. Please note your request for a booster and/or safety seat when making your reservation.
Guests must bring and present a government-issued ID. If desired, guests may bring a video camera/camera.
The following items are included in your tour experience: - Military-grade LED flashlights - Umbrellas - Walking sticks - Camera tripod to share - Mosquito repellant - Sunblock - Snacks and beverages (water, juice, soda) all day - Picnic lunch at the Kona coffee farm and dinner at Volcano Winery (dietary requirements and restrictions accommodated on request with advance notice) - All entrance fees - Access to private locations
Yes. Given advance notice, all food allergies and dietary restrictions can be accommodated. Please note this request when making your reservation.