Big Island in a Day: Volcanoes, Waterfalls, Sightseeing, History

527 Reviews | Big Island of Hawaii, USA

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11 hours (Approx.)
Hotel pickup offered
Mobile Ticket
Instant Confirmation

Keeping you safe during COVID-19
What you can expect during your visit
Face masks provided for travelers
Gear/equipment sanitized between use
Guides required to regularly wash hands
Hand sanitizer available to travelers and staff
Regularly sanitized high-traffic areas
Social distancing enforced throughout experience
Transportation vehicles regularly sanitized


This 12 hour nature tour offers an in-depth look at Hawaii’s youngest and largest island. Explore the diverse landscape and natural wonders, including a visit of the Volcanoes National Park, walk through rainforests to soaring waterfalls and stroll black-sand beaches as you scan the horizon for green sea turtles. This family-friendly tour requires easy walking and introduces people of all ages to the island, and includes lunch, snacks, refreshments, and park entrance fees.


  • Small-group tour by minibus
  • Instant Confirmation
  • Hotel pickup included
  • Informative, friendly and professional guide



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Average 4.83 out of 5 stars based on 527 verified reviews from Cool Destinations and TripAdvisor

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Abbey, Jun 2021 Verified
Brian is an amazing tour guide!! He was really informative and just overall fun! You get to see so much of the island in just a day! Definitely recommend to anyone visiting the big island!
Holly F, Jun 2021 Verified
We got to see it all plus some! Brett was a great guide with lots of Hawaii knowledge! Loved this tour!
Robert B, Jun 2021 Verified
This was an excellent 12 hour trip that included the Highlights of the Island, along with excellent stories, history and hospitality offered by Brian, our driver.
Renee C, Jun 2021 Verified
This adventure was incredible. We saw some of the main tourist attractions on the island. We had planned to use our free days to go back and explore our favorite stops, but our guide,Brett, allotted plenty of time to enjoy each site. Brett was witty, a great ukulele player and shared a plethora of information. We heard about the island history, the present, about the foliage, everything. No matter how obscure the question, he had an answer. I definitely recommend this tour.
Daniel Q, Jun 2021 Verified
Robert was the ultimate guide to the island. He was an encyclopedia of Hawaiian history and landmarks. Between each stop there an informative story about our next destination. Highlights for us were the lava tubes, donut shop and Akaka falls. We would definitely recommend this tour for anyone who wants to the see all the island has to offer in one long day.
John, Jun 2021 Verified
This tour is a MUST do if you come to the Big Island. You can wrap up a lot of what you want to see in a day and, see what you want to come back to spend more time in. Highly recommend doing this your first day. And, I hope you get Tyler for your guide, that guy is pretty amazing, personable and fun to listen to. We have definitely made a new friend in Hawaii.
Jeanette, Jun 2021 Verified
If you’re looking to see the island in a day, look no further! This was such a good value for the money (especially as a solo traveler without a car). The itinerary is ambitious but really lets you get a sense of the size and history of Hawai’i. Robert was a fantastic tour guide with a wealth of knowledge. Lunch and snacks were enough to keep you fueled for a big day. All in all a 10/10 experience.
Dennis, Jun 2021 Verified
The knowledge shared by Dreu exceeded our expectations, lava tubes and steam vents, Akaka falls and the Black sand beach’s were awesome.
Kathleen L, Jun 2021 Verified
Robert, the tour guide, was so knowledgeable about the Island. He told so many amazing stories. We saw the whole island and its highlights. I loved the coffee farm, the waterfalls, the ocean views, and Volcano National Park. We had a Hawaiian donut too, and it was delicious!
Jianping, Jun 2021 Verified
I had Robert as my tour guide and the trip was amazing. The tour guide was very knowledgeable and funny. We had a wonderful day!

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