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Hawaii Forest & Trail’s interpretive guides make your visit to Hawaii Volcanoes National Park a lasting memory. Hawaii volcano visitors can view past eruption sites, craters, and lava tubes while discovering how geologic events shape the Big Island of Hawaii.

Adult Ages 13+
Child Ages 8-12
Private Ohana Outing up to 6people and $104 for additional guests.
  • Explore the Hawaii Volcanoes National Park
  • Rated: Easy to Moderate. Ages 8+
  • National Park Entrance Fees Included

Twilight Volcano Unveiled

On this in-depth park experience, your interpretive guide will illuminate the historical events that changed the landscape of Hawaii Volcanoes National Park. Hawaii volcano tours are an excellent way to experience the fantastic forces of creation and destruction.

Enjoy 2-3 miles of hiking around the park’s dynamic terrain. You’ll visit a large private lava tube known for its bright yellow and gold microbial mats living on the cave walls. This lava tube is only accessible to Hawaii Forest & Trail guests.

Stay after dark to see the eruption deep inside Halemaumau Crater; catch glimpses of lava and see the night’s sky light up with Pele’s orange and red glow.

Included In Your Tour

  • Walking sticks, flashlights, and rain ponchos.

What To Bring

  • Comfortable walking shoes, long pants, reusable water bottle, and a light jacket.

Know Before You Go

  • Restrictions: Guests should be able to hike on uneven or rocky terrain and you may encounter cool, wet, or muddy conditions.
  • Please note the access road to the private lava tube does contain some unpaved and bumpy sections. Due to these road conditions this tour may not be suitable for those guests who are prone to motion sickness. Other restrictions may apply.
  • Ages 8 +
  • Tour is approx. 10-12 hours. Travel time from most resorts is approx. 6 hrs round-trip.