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Volcanic Hiking Tour On The Big Island
"Your private tour begins when you meet your guide to start your adventure. Each tour group is limited to a maximum of six passenger for a very personalized experience.  On your way hiking through Hawaii Volcanoes National Park your guide will provid smell and touch of sulfur crystals steam vents volcanic craters previously active lava tubes and lush the tropical rainforests of Hawaii. At the time of booking and during the tour you will be given the option to customize your adventure. If you are fit and enjoy hiking you can choose the hiking intensive option which can include over 10 miles of hiking and as much as 400 feet of elevation gain. For this option you will feel the heat of steam vents look for endangered Nene birds
From $450.00
Volcanoes National Park Adventure Tour from Hilo
"Volcanoes National Park Adventure Day Tour. This tour will take you on an adventure to the highlights of Big Island. On this tour your will be walking on a Richardson Blacksand Beach Historical Banyan Drive Liliuokalani Gardens Rainbow Falls Mauna Loa Macademia Nut Factory Akatsuka Orchid Nursery Hale Maumau Crater
From $99.00
Volcanoes National Park Adventure Tour From Kona
"The adventure begins with a complimentary pick-up from in front of your hotel. You will start from Keauhou at 7:10 am Kona at 7:30 am and 8:00 am in Waikoloa.Volcanoes National Park Adventure Tour From Kona Highlights :Rainbow Falls Richardson Blacksand Beach the only beach in the Hilo area with black sand Historic Banyan Drive Liliuokalani Gardens. The park's site was given by Queen Liliʻuokalani and lies southeast of downtown Hilo on the Waiakea Peninsula in Hilo Bay Mauna Loa Macademia Nut Factory for nut tasting visitors center has self-guided tour of the processing plant and large gift shop with free samples of every flavour variation sold by the company Akatsuka Orchid Nursery Hilo Is the orchid capital of the world
From $159.00

Ohia Lehua trees Tips (4)

Flora and Fauna

Along the way you'll find many types of plants that only grow around the volcano area. The main plant in the area is known as the Ohia Lehua flower. The legend is, if you pick one, it will rain. The...
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Oct 12, 2006

Ferns as Big as Trees

As we drove along the road in the park, the guide told us about the ‘ohi’a trees and I took photos of the fronds of giant hapu’u, a tree fern. Everything looked very green and the color almost glows...
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Apr 07, 2013

The beautiful red blossoms of the Ohia Lehua trees

Around the parking lot and even out to the Kilauea overlook (and many other places in the park) I was delighted at the contrast of the native Ohia Lehua trees to the desolation and dismal character of...
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Jun 16, 2003

Look for the Ohia-lehua bush

Ohia lehua is Hawaii's most abundant native tree. The flowers are usually red. The flower, lehua, is sacred to Pele, the Hawaiian Volcano Goddess, and is the flower of the Island of Hawai’i.
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Nov 07, 2007
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Things to Do Near Hawaii Volcanoes National Park

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Volcanoes National Park

No one in my family had ever seen anything like this and we were all so impressed. I will say though that my son was a little bored at times. Do not miss the Jaggar Museum at night. There is a place...
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Rainbow falls

Our last stop before heading back across the island to our resort was rainbow falls, The walk was short to view the falls .. you could walk up stairs to get other angle but it was HOT and Humid and...
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Getting to Hawaii Volcanoes National Park


All over the summit are of the park


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